Court TV Teams with Top Authors For New True Crime Series
- COURT TV PUTS CRIME WRITERS ON SKEIN. Riddell, Robert // Daily Variety;1/12/2006, Vol. 290 Issue 8, p5
The article reports that Court TV has signed five best-selling mystery novelists to appear on camera to talk about the most interesting real-life cases they have ever come across. The novelists are Michael Connelly, James Ellroy, Faye Kellerman, Jonathan Kellerman, and Lisa Scottoline. The...
- Court TV submits. Higgins, John M. // Broadcasting & Cable;09/25/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 40, p28
Reports on the controversy sparked by the television program 'Confessions' aired on Court TV cable television network. Removal of the program from the schedule after two episodes; Response to protests of crime victims' groups.
- Court TV will air 'Shocking' series. Nordyke, Kimberly // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;8/25/2006, Vol. 395 Issue 43, p6
The article reports that Courtroom Television Network on August 24, 2006 announced a new reality series from the company Nash Entertainment, "Most Shocking." The series will focus on the most outrageous crimes caught on tape. It will feature crime footage from all over the world. "Most Shocking"...
- Originals fill Court docket. Martin, Denise // Daily Variety;3/31/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 68, p8
Reports on the statement by Art Bell, president and chief operating officer of U.S. cable network Court TV, that the network will spend more on original programming and development. Creation of specials on investigation techniques, such as profiling, tracking, lie-detection and science; Success...
- 'Death' becomes Court TV, and 13 marriages sour. Nordyke, Kimberly // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;11/14/2006, Vol. 397 Issue 1, p4
The article reports that the Courtroom Television Network has greenlighted production on its first original scripted series, "'Til Death Do Us Part," starring filmmaker John Waters. Each episode of the series, which will be shot in Toronto, Ontario, through January 29, 2006, will dramatize...
- Murder by the Book. Lowry, Brian // Daily Variety;11/13/2006, Vol. 293 Issue 31, p11
The article reviews the television program "Murder by The Book," featuring James Ellroy, Michael Connelly and Faye Kellerman.
- Riding the crime wave. Tucker, Ken // Entertainment Weekly;3/7/97, Issue 369, p52
Discusses a variety of crime drama's on television. 'The Practice'; 'Feds'; 'Prince Street'; 'EZ Streets.' INSET: The mamas and the papas, by Bruce Fretts..
- PRIMETIME CRIME RATE RISES. Adalian, Josef // Variety;7/15/2002, Vol. 387 Issue 8, p17
Talks about the popularity of crime television (TV) drama programs in the U.S. as of July 2002. Major film directors directing the TV dramas; Reasons for the ongoing increase in the popularity of crime dramas; Plot possibilities.
- Europe books native copshows. Edmunds, Marlene // Variety;7/15/2002, Vol. 387 Issue 8, p17
Talks about the proliferation of crime television drama programs in Europe as of July 2002. Popular crime drama shows; Factors which encourage audiences to watch the shows; Comparison of the content of the shows 'Criminal Investigation Department' and 'Baantjer.'