TITLE

Kudo spotlight neglects cable comedies

PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/12/2012, Vol. 315 Issue 50, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of FX Networks LLC president John Landgraf to make shows that are funny, smart and different from any other comedies with "Wilfred" and "Louie" as their offbeat in 2012.
ACCESSION #
76609881

 

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