'WIRE'-D FOR A WIN? WILL EMMY SNUB HBO'S ACCLAIMED SERIES?
- GET WITH THE PROGRAM. Harris, Mark // Entertainment Weekly;7/27/2007, Issue 945, p72
The author discusses the nomination process that is used to determine the television programs that will be awarded an Emmy. Emmy winners are chosen by popular vote and volunteer judging panels. The author feels that awards are superfluous but that the voting should be regulated because the...
- Voters explain why they're not high on 'The Wire' Levine, Stuart // Daily Variety;8/22/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 35, pA8
Features the reasons of voters in their reluctance to nominate the program "The Wire" for the Emmy Awards in the U.S. Claim of one voter that the program is difficult to tune in midway through the season; Failure of the voters to connect themselves with the program; Lack of promotion of the program.
- Acad's picks ignore the crix. Donahue, Ann // Daily Variety;8/25/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 37, pA2
Comments several television programs for Emmy Awards presentation as of August 25, 2003. 'Boomtown;' 'The Wire;' 'Gilmore Girls.'
- TUNING IN. Lowry, Brian // Daily Variety;1/10/2007, Vol. 294 Issue 8, p2
The article evaluates the television programs telecast by the television channel HBO. The author focuses on the performance of HBO in telecasting the television programs including "The Sopranos," "The Wire," "Baghdad ER," "When the Levees Broke," and "Elizabeth I," are discussed. The author's...
- HBO REMASTERS 'THE WIRE' FOR HIGH-DEF. LATCHEM, JOHN // Home Media Magazine;12/8/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 30, p8
The article reports television network Home Box Office (HBO) giving a high-definition DVD makeover to the television drama series â€œThe Wire".
- Chase stands firm: No encore for 'Sopranos' Martin, Denise // Daily Variety;1/12/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 10, p18
Reports that David Chase, creator of HBO television series, "The Sopranos," confirmed there would not be a surprise seventh season for the drama. Plan to end the series with a ten-episode season; Feelings of actor James Gandolfini about the show's impending end; Television programs being...
- BEST IN SHOW. Malone, Michael // Broadcasting & Cable;12/18/2006, Vol. 136 Issue 50, p17
This article presents the results of a poll concerning the best and worst of television programming in 2006 as voted on by television critics. Topics of discussion include the best overall program, won by "The Wire," the best comedy, won by "The Office," and worst program, voted "Happy Hour."...
- HBO NABS 10 TCA NOMS. Levine, Stuart // Daily Variety;6/4/2008, Vol. 299 Issue 42, p4
The article reports that Home Box Office (HBO) received 10 nominations for the 2008 Television Critics Association (TCA) Awards, leading all networks. A list of HBO programs nominated for awards includes "The Wire," "John Adams" and "Mad Men." Other programs which were nominated for awards,...
- Baltimore Stations Not Tapping Into 'Wire'. // Broadcasting & Cable;2/18/2008, Vol. 138 Issue 7, p6
The article reports on the comments of Baltimore local TV stations managers regarding the crime drama "The Wire" from Home Box Office Inc. Although, the show has a strong following among media types in Maryland, like the newspaper journalism, but not with local TV stations. According to WUTB...