Fleming, Michael
January 2001
Daily Variety;01/11/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 28, p1
Trade Publication
Reports developments in the entertainment industry in the United States as of January 2001. Production of the miniseries 'Shackleton' by partners A&E and Channel Four Intl.; Role of actress Kim Basinger in the Al Pacino-led motion picture 'People I Know'; Deal of pay cabler Home Box Office with Kevin Sullivan.


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