TITLE

Reality guru maps road to 'Recovery'

AUTHOR(S)
Adalian, Josef
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/29/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 66, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the completion of production on a pilot for the reality television program "Recovery," which features military and law enforcement veterans attempting to find stolen children and reunite them with their parents. Director Mark Burnett's account on work for the CBS program; Role played by ex-CIA operative Bazzel Baz in the show.
ACCESSION #
12722713

 

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