TITLE

Big ratings are no illusion

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Debra
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;10/21/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the ratings of the television (TV) special 'David Blaine: Above and Below,' on Sky One in London, England. Average viewers; Ratings; Promotion of the TV special.
ACCESSION #
11185328

 

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