TITLE

NBC Rushes 'Bee' to Beat Fox Show

AUTHOR(S)
Hibberd, James
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Television Week;7/2/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 26/27, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the change in the schedule of the launch of the reality television game show "The Singing Bee" by NBC taking lead on Fox's "Don't Forget the Lyrics!." The move of NBC to move to debut the series is remarkable considering the first show has not yet been shot, and no host has been signed. Preston Beckman, executive VP for strategic program planning at Fox, said that NBC is expletive for rushing its product to air.
ACCESSION #
25906991

 

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