New Shows on the Go

Umstead, R. Thomas
May 2008
Multichannel News;5/5/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p32
The article reports on the plan of History Channel to transport viewers with new original series about planes, motorcycle, and tunnels in New York. It is stated that the plan is part of the scheme of A&E Television Networks, which allocates new series across its varied holdings in 2008. Among the new shows include "Extreme Trains," "Sandhogs" and "The Works," as well as shows about key innovations that have driven nature's evolutionary path and discoveries of the unseen moments in history.


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