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- Trips to the other side. McAdams, Deborah D. // Broadcasting & Cable;07/31/2000, Vol. 130 Issue 32, p36
Reports on Travel Channel's offering of programs with paranormal themes. Deviation of the network from its usual travelogue programs; Strategic significance of the network's move; Redirection of the network's thrust to frequent viewers; Financial problems confronting the network with its...
- Lifetime achievement. // Broadcasting & Cable;3/7/94, Vol. 124 Issue 10, p23
Reports on Lifetime's deal with Columbia TriStar Television Distribution for off-net cable rights to 164 episodes of the show `Designing Women' beginning in the fall of 1994. Inclusion of 44 episodes from the program's last two seasons that have not been seen off-network; Continuation of airing...
- Lifetime answers oxygen with `Live'. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;03/06/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p28
Reports the debut of Lifetime Live, a daily informational program for women by the Lifetime Television in the United States. Impact of the program on the daytime viewership rating of the network; Guests for the March 6, 2000 premiere; Program schedule, features and Web site resources.
- Romance execs plan to relaunch an `Oasis'. Donohue, Steve // Multichannel News;03/06/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p32
Reports the plans for a network relaunching of the Romance Classics by the Rainbow Media Holdings Inc. in the United States. Program shift from a romance category to entertainment for women; Context of a flagship series for the network; Network plans to unveil additional romance series and...
- Fit TV gets a makeover to focus on women. McConville, Jim // Electronic Media;08/31/98, Vol. 17 Issue 36, p4
Focuses on plans by Fit TV cable television network of New York to restructure its 24-hour health and fitness program to focus on women. Details on the overhaul of the program; Predictability of Fit TV's programming and scheduling; Type of viewers that the network's more consistent schedule...
- Women's net eyes goal line. McAdams // Broadcasting & Cable;11/01/99, Vol. 129 Issue 45, p10
Highlights the launch of women's television programs by the cable television network Oxygen during the Super Bowl XXXIV football game on January 2000. Women's audience share; Network's promotional and advertising tactics; Program format; Costs allotted to programming.
- Lifetime boosts original production. Brown, Rich // Broadcasting & Cable;2/21/94, Vol. 124 Issue 8, p22
Reports on Lifetime's daytime and weekend night programming targeting female viewers. `Our Home' daily information and entertainment program; `Two O'Clock Project'; `Girls' Night Out'; `The Marriage Counselor'; Showing of several movies and specials for Saturday and Sunday Nights.
- REALITY CHECK. Kover, Amy // Fortune;9/18/2000, Vol. 142 Issue 6, p64
Mentions the Turner Network Television cable network premier of the drama 'Bull' in August 2000. Mistakes made in the show concerning corporate culture, business ethics, and the size of business transactions in the investment industry.
- Spreading the Word. Kridel, Tim // Multichannel News;5/8/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 19, p30
The article discusses the measures being taken by programmers of faith-based cable television networks to attract new viewers and keep the core viewers. Broadband portals and original programming are among the tactics networks are trying to eliminate stereotypes and broaden audiences. Many...