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- NEW 'GATE' KEEPERS. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;8/15/2001, Vol. 272 Issue 53, p2
Reports on the deal signed by the Sci-Fi Channel with Metro-Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) to commission another 22 hour-long episodes of 'Stargate: SG-1' following the cancellation by Showtime. Confidence of Sci-Fi Channel president Bonnie Hammer in the show; Continuance of the sale of the show in...
- Sci Fi picks up 'Stargate' pair. Martin, Denise // Daily Variety;10/25/2005, Vol. 289 Issue 17, p2
Reports that Sci Fi Channel has renewed space operas "Stargate SG-1" and "Stargate Atlantis" in the U.S. Rank of Sci Fi among the basic cablers on Friday nights over the summer; Consideration of "SG-1" as the longest running science fiction drama; Production of "SG-1" by Double Secret Productions.
- Sci-Fi will keep pushing 'Limits.' Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;09/22/2000, Vol. 269 Issue 15, p4
Reports that the Sci-Fi Channel has inserted a clause in its contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer to keep the television series, 'The Outer Limits,' in production for a seventh season of 22 original hours. Emphasis on the script and casting; Increase in the series' budget average of $1.1 million.
- Reality puts Sci Fi in orbit. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;3/8/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 51, p10
Reports on the primetime ratings of several television shows aired through Sci Fi Channel. "Taken"; "Stargate SG-1"; "Tripping the Rift"; " Mad Mad House".
- Season 10 for 'Stargate SG-1' // Multichannel News;10/31/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 45, p20
Reports on several television programs that were commissioned by Sci Fi Channel in the U.S. in 2005. Significance of the television programs to Sci Fi; Increase in the ratings of the television program "Stargate SG-1"; Number of viewers of the television program "Stargate Atlantis" according to...
- television. // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;8/21/2001, Vol. 369 Issue 34, p130
Presents news concerning television broadcasting in the United States as of August 21, 2001. Sci Fi Channel cable television network's acquisition of the rerun rights to the TV program 'Stargate SG-1'; Team-up between producer Bruce Helford and actress Sandra Bullock to develop a sitcom for...
- SCI FI NET FLIES ON FRIDAY. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;7/19/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 11, p5
This article reports that the cable television network Sci Fi Channel delivered stratospheric primetime ratings for the season premieres of its July 15, 2005 lineup of scripted series of television programs "Stargate SG-1," "Stargate Atlantis," and "Battlestar Galactica." "Galactica," beginning...
- STARGATE SG-1/STARGATE ATLANTIS. Gibbons, Kent // Multichannel News;7/10/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 27, p37
Reviews the television programs "Stargate SG-1," and "Stargate: Atlantis," to be broadcast by Sci Fi Channel.
- 'STARGATE' ENDS VOYAGE. Dempsey, John; Fridrz, Ben // Daily Variety;8/22/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 35, p5
The article discusses the end of the longest running television series "Stargate: SG-l," on Sci Fi Channel. Ratings for the series' original runs had fallen off from 2.55 million viewers during January 21-March 25, 2005, to 1.95 million during July 14-Aug. 18, 2006. The Executive Vice President...