TITLE

EYE BRINGS 'BIG BROTHER' TO PREEM WEEK

AUTHOR(S)
Adalian, Josef
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;8/27/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 39, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of CBS Inc. to acquire additional episodes of the television program 'Big Brother.' Changes to the scheduled showing of the series; Impact of the deal on the schedules of other prime time television shows; Decision to pit the wrap of the show against the season premiers of programs at other networks.
ACCESSION #
10707806

 

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