TITLE

MyNet nixes upfront

AUTHOR(S)
Learmonth, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/26/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 18, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the corporate restructuring of MyNetworkTV after having a slow start on 2006 in the U.S. The company emphasizes that it will not produce any more novelas beyond what was ordered. According to newly appointed president Greg Meidel, the network will feature cheap, young-skewing reality shows and films.
ACCESSION #
24907582

 

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