Discop mart gets dramatic
- Networks get jump on drama. Schneider, Michael // Electronic Media;09/06/99, Vol. 18 Issue 36, p3
Reports that television networks in the United States are completing their lineups of drama programs for fall 2000. Description of drama programs on the WB cable television network; Series commitment for a Dick Wolf drama starring Oliver Platt on National Broadcasting Corp. (NBC); Production...
- Dramas: Once Is Enough. Consoli, John // MediaWeek;06/05/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 23, p7
Reports on the decline in the ratings of reruns of prime-time television drama series during the 1999-2000 season in the United States. Possible solution for broadcast networks with the ratings decline; Average audience loss of drama series; Views of media buyers on the decline.
- TV takes a dramatic turn. Adalian, Josef; Hontz, Jenny // Variety;05/24/99, Vol. 375 Issue 2, p1
Reports on the growth of television drama programs in the United States. Top talents in the genre; Factors contributing to the popularity of drama programs; Effects of the genre's growth to other television programs; Major drama producers; Target audiences. INSETS: Can they really do...
- TV Production Reaches Record High in Illinois. // Chicago Citizen - Chatham Southeast Edition;10/10/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 29, p4
The article presents information about record breaking performance of four television drama series which were filmed in Illinois in 2012 including "Chicago Fire," "Mob Doctor," and "Underemployed" that led to high rate of economic and job growth in Illinois.
- The Genius of Gossip Girl. Pressler, Jessica; Rovzar, Chris // New York;4/28/2008, Vol. 41 Issue 15, p30
The article focuses on the television program "Gossip Girl." It discusses the evolution of the teen drama beginning with movies directed by John Hughes during the 1980s and including the influence of reality television and programs such as "The Hills." The changing model of television success is...
- Box reunites Marchant and Shergold for Swallow. // Televisual;Sep2001, p10
Provides information on Tony Marchant's three-part television drama 'Swallow' to be aired in Channel 4. Director of the program; Plot of the program; How producer Lynn Horsford described the show.
- New ratings life in old dramas. Friedman, Wayne // Electronic Media;11/22/99, Vol. 18 Issue 47, p1
Reports on the ratings performance of television programs in the United States as of November 22, 1999. Improvement in the ratings of drama programs.
- Peacock blows its 'Deadline' Adalian, Josef // Daily Variety;11/01/2000, Vol. 269 Issue 43, p1
Focuses on the cancellation of the television drama series 'Deadline.' Reason for the cancellation; Actors who starred in the show; Shows that replaced the drama series.
- Mountain Melodrama. // Ski;Oct2004, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p46
Presents information on the television program "The Mountain," a family drama set against the slopes of the Boundary Mountain in the U.S.