TLC to Don Miss America Crown

August 2007
Multichannel News;8/20/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 33, p10
The article reports on TLC's acquisition of the rights to the Miss America franchise. The Discovery Networks-owned television company will distribute the beauty pageant live, beginning with the January 26, 2008 event from Las Vegas, Nevada. Angela Shapiro-Mathes, TLC president and general manager, states that the deal includes a reality series about the preparations and journeys of the contestants.


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