TITLE

IT'S GO TIME FOR SHOWTIME

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/16/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 28, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on subscription television network, Showtime. Its original programming has gained the interest of television critics and online bloggers. Matt Blank, chief executive officer at Showtime Networks is optimistic that the company can excel irregardless of what the competition does.
ACCESSION #
25803631

 

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