TITLE

Basking in the Sun

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/21/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 16, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article underscores the business performance of Nickelodeon. It states that four of the network's original productions are among the top 20 most-followed programs on cable television, each generating more than 6 million viewers. The network has also entered a partnership with Sony Music Group to create music-based series which could foster the identification of the network to its viewers. One of the network's top programs is "iCarly" which stars Miranda Cosgrove.
ACCESSION #
31809743

 

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