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- 'Housewives' Ponders Living in Syn. // Broadcasting & Cable;12/13/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 50, p8
Reports on the plan of Disney TV executives to sell the reruns of "Desperate Housewives." Number of episodes of the television program; Distribution of the show by Buena Vista.
- Fools Debate Fresh vs. Vintage. LOWRY, BRIAN // Variety;8/19/2014, Vol. 325 Issue 2, p80
The article presents the author's opinion regarding current television (TV) shows and TV shows of the past. Topics include details on the changes in rhythms and pacing of TV, the role of networks' broadcasting of TV show reruns and reality programs, comparisons of television shows, and details...
- HONORS NICE, SALES NICER. Littleton, Cynthia // Daily Variety;8/11/2008, Vol. 300 Issue 26, pA1
The article offers information on the nomination of the primetime shows of different networks in the U.S. for the Emmy awards. It is said that being awarded outstanding for a certain category is great but the main concern should be the sales of the TV programs. The nominees worry on the payoff...
- REPEAT AFTER ME. Ross, Dalton // Entertainment Weekly;
The author reflects on television broadcasting, particularly the broadcasting of prime time television shows during the summer. Networks are offering new shows during the summer months instead of offering reruns of the shows that had ended from their season runs. It is the author's opinion that...
- More reruns creeping into regular season. Mandese, Joe // Advertising Age;5/4/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 18, p54
The article discusses the excessive airing of television program reruns during the regular season in 1992 also called the non-sweeps months. The networks are airing reruns to help affiliates with their local ratings reports. But the practice does not benefit advertisers who buy network...
- Argentine nets discover reruns. Newbery, Charles // Variety;5/14/2007, Vol. 406 Issue 13, p21
The author reports that the most popular programs during the summer 2007 television season in Argentina were reruns. According to the article networks like reruns due to their high profit margin. Reruns help get back some of the costs from their original production. Some of the popular reruns...
- IT'S DÃ‰JÃ€ VU FOR CLOSE-WINDOW REPLAYS OF BROADCAST SHOWS. Haugsted, Linda; Reynolds, Mike // Multichannel News;6/13/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p1
Highlights the momentum gained by repurposed television as cable networks try to improve their ratings by plugging into top television programs. Repurposing deals closed by VH1; Advantages of venturing into repurposed television; Views of network channels on repurposing.
- CBS AFFILS WARY OF OVERRUNS. Greppi, Michele // Television Week;2/6/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p3
The article reports that CBS affiliates are worried that the network's strategy to counterprogram the Winter Olympics coverage of NBC by delaying late local newscasts to accommodate broadcasts of male-appeal theatricals will cost the network an important news advantage. WTYV General Manager Pat...
- A REPORTER AT LARGE. // New Yorker;7/15/1967, Vol. 43 Issue 21, p93
Reviews an episode of the television program "Family Affair," starring Sebastian Cabot, which will be rerun over the television.