Where does 'Survivor' fit on Emmy's island

Schneider, Michael
January 2001
Daily Variety;01/29/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 41, p1
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Reports on the difficulty of the members of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, the organizer of the Emmy Awards in recognizing the success of reality television (TV) programs in the United States. Uncertainty in classifying the TV phenomenon; Concern of CBS network over the awards for 'Survivor'; Precedent for nominating a reality series.


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