TITLE

HBO Gets Interactive For Costas' New Show

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;02/19/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on United States-based cable television network Home Box Office's launch of the 'On the Record with Bob Costas' television program as of February 19, 2001. Network's integration of Internet-based interactive features to the program.
ACCESSION #
4119225

 

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