TITLE

A 'Model' start for CW

AUTHOR(S)
Schneider, Michael
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;7/18/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 10, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the launching of the CW television network in the U.S. To be able to attract the attention of viewers, it will broadcast the seventh edition of the reality program "America's Next Top Model." Network president Dawn Ostroff admits their difficulty in the transition. Currently, it has already cleared 93 percent of affiliates across the country. Ostroff is confident that the new network will perform well.
ACCESSION #
21678598

 

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