FX Eyes Series Shorts

Umstead, R. Thomas; Haugsted, Linda
July 2006
Multichannel News;7/17/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 28, p16
This article offers news briefs in the television broadcasting industry. FX will create a mini-episode of the series "The Shield" to air on-demand and on video-broadband platforms. According to journalist Ted Koppel, the Discovery Channel name is more recognized than did the name ABC News in the Middle East.


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