TITLE

Noggin corrals Nye, the `Science Guy'

AUTHOR(S)
Moss
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Multichannel News;09/27/99, Vol. 20 Issue 40, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Bill Nye, television's `science guy,' has signed a deal to develop and star in original programs for Noggin, an educational children's network. Noggin as a partnership of Nickelodeon and the Children's Television Workshop; Acquisition of cable rights to Nye's series `Bill Nye the Science Guy'.
ACCESSION #
2360568

 

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