NBC sports red carpet for Kentucky Derby

Clarke Jr., John
May 2007
Daily Variety;5/2/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 22, p13
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The article reports on the preparation of the NBC Sports for the 133rd Kentucky Derby where they added red-carpet coverage. The special coverage will feature parties, people and fashion surrounding the event with reporter Shaun Robinson to assist NBC Sports. It is the first time that organizers have formalized such celebrity arrivals with red-carpet interviews. The event will be hosted by Tom Hammond, Bob Costas and Gary Stevens.


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