BET Pumps Up Fall With New Shows

Moss, Linda
August 2000
Multichannel News;08/14/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 33, p18
Reports on new television programs to be launched by United States cable network Black Entertainment Television for fall 2000. Start of new season September 11; Five new music series; Morning talk show; Late-evening news show; Specials.


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