TITLE

Several Nets Plan to Make 'Em Laugh

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas; Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/16/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on comedy programs being planned by Oxygen and Lifetime Television, Disney Channel and VH1. Cable in general, unlike the drama category, has struggled to mine ratings success from situation comedies. The premiere of Campus Ladies on January 8, 2006 earned a 0.51 household rating and cumed over 1 million viewers across all of its airings. VH1 plans to rollout its first scripted series in April with the Tori Spelling-vehicle So noTORIos.
ACCESSION #
19565569

 

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