AMC Goes 'Mad' -- But Is Not
- AMC Plots Its Post-Mad Men Course. Baysinger, Tim // Broadcasting & Cable;5/25/2015, Vol. 145 Issue 20, p15
An interview with Charlie Collier, president and general manager of AMC and SundanceTV, is presented. Collier provided forecasts for AMC following the ending of the television series "Mad Men" and "Breaking Bad," as well as the diversification strategy of AMC. He also discussed his plans and...
- STEAMING 'MAD' Learmonth, Michael // Variety;10/22/2007, Vol. 408 Issue 10, p6
The article discusses the negative reception among advertising executives of the AMC television comedy series "Mad Men." They complain the program does not accurately portray the mid-20th century advertising industry. Comments are included from advertising consultant George Packer, copywriter...
- 'Mad Men' is top DGA TV nominee. Andreeva, Nellie // Hollywood Reporter;1/11/2010, Vol. 412 Issue 45, p13
The article reports that the television programs "Mad Men," "Curb Your Enthusiasm," and "Glee," have received multiple nominations for the Directors Guild of America (DGA) awards.
- FX and FX HD bring back 'Mad Men'. // Indiantelevision.com;1/28/2016, p8
The article reports that the American period drama television series "Mad Men" will be shown on Indian television channels FX and FX HD from Monday to Friday starting on January 29, 2016.
- AMC Refines Movie Marketing. Lafayette, Jon // Television Week;4/30/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p4
This article focuses on the film marketing strategy of AMC. Under the guidance of General Manager Charlie Collier, a key part of the network's pitch to advertisers is that by selecting the right motion pictures, different audiences can be targeted. AMC is planning to follow up its success with...
- SWINGING FOR THE FENCES. Cagle, Jess // Entertainment Weekly;3/23/2012, Issue 1199, p8
The article looks at the AMC network television show "The Walking Dead." Topics discussed include a major character death that occurred in the March 11, 2012 episode, the show's excellent writing, and how the plot differs from the graphic novels it is based on. The author reflects on the...
- Sorcher Tapped to Lead Effort to Update AMC. Lafayette, Jon // Cable World (10427228);6/17/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p18
Reports on the selection of Rob Sorcher as senior vice president for programming and production of the cable television network AMC in the U.S. Responsibilities of Sorcher in AMC; Changes in the programming and commercial load of AMC; Comments from Sorcher on his job at AMC; Career background...
- In the Company of Giants. Haley, Kathy // CED;Nov2003 Supplement, Vol. 29, p3B
Reports on the induction of a number of television industry executives as new members of the Cable Hall of Fame in Denver, Colorado. Background of the inductees; Details on the programs and activities; Contribution of the awardees to the vitality of the cable television industry.
- 'The men and women who control broadcasting believe that television is an idiot's lantern' Cox, David // New Statesman;12/9/2002, Vol. 131 Issue 4617, p27
Deals with the skepticism of television executives in Great Britain on the capacity of television broadcasting and programming to make sense of the news. Tasks society could require of the media; Evaluation of television networks and their television programs; Criticisms on broadcast...