Sony turns to Croce for reality help

Dempsey, John
November 2003
Daily Variety;11/3/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 21, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that Sony Pictures TV is teaming up with film producer Barry Josephson to produce a reality television program. Aim of the television program.


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