TITLE

Mini in the mix: 'SLEEPER CELL'

AUTHOR(S)
Verini, Bob
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/12/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 50, pA6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features "Sleeper Cell," a 10-hour miniseries that focuses on fundamental issues concerning terrorism after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. Creator-producers Ethan Rieff and Cyrus Vorus offers insights about the topics covered by the show, the authenticity of the show, and the current events contributing to the show's popularity.
ACCESSION #
21168999

 

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