Playing the HR Game
- Syndie Insider. // Broadcasting & Cable;1/6/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 1, p29
Presents news items related to business developments in the U.S. broadcasting industry as of December 23, 2002. Introduction of an online component to support 'National Football League Players Week' on the syndicated Wheel of Fortune game show; Recruitment of Robert Kaplan at the post of...
- Court series sport growth. Pursell, Chris // Electronic Media;6/17/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 24, p4
Reports syndication ratings of several television game and court shows in the U.S. Household rating of 'Divorce Court'; Percentage increase of 'The People's Court'; Rating of the 'Weakest Link'.
- Who Wants to Keep His Job? McCall, Bruce // New Yorker;03/13/2000, Vol. 76 Issue 3, p40
Comments on the proliferation of television (TV) game show programs in the United States. Production values of these shows; Recommended TV programs; Liability exposure of TV networks with the programs.
- WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE? INTERACTIVE: AN EXPERT'S VIEW. King, Simon // Campaign;11/30/2001, Issue 48, p14
Features the 'Who Wants to be a Millionaire?' interactive game show via ITV2 in Great Britain. Advertisers for the program; Format of the program; Impact of the show on the business operations of ITV.
- Why 'junk TV' is an irresistable opportunity. Owen, John // Marketing (00253650);9/19/2002, p17
Provides the reasons for the success of junk television which showcases interactive reality game shows in Great Britain. Factor making junk television compulsive; Implications for advertisers; Range of possibilities provided by the key shifts in technology and taste.
- Late syndie season brings heat to NATPE. Pursell, Chris; Dempsey, John // Variety;11/01/99, Vol. 376 Issue 11, p21
Focuses on syndicated television programming in the United States. Trends in syndicated programming; Details on re-emergence of game shows; Information on several television programs in the country.
- The beat goes on. Berman, Marc // Adweek New England Edition;5/27/2002, Vol. 39 Issue 22, pSR4
Reports the performance of broadcast network programmers during summer in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Emergence of reality and game shows; Use of original programming; Increase in the viewing levels.
- Lights, Camera, Jeopardy! Fanning, Karen // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition;12/11/2000, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p6
Describes the scenes before the airing of the television game show `Jeopardy!' in the United States.
- Star India's focus on innovation pays off. Smita, Gupta // Media: Asia's Media & Marketing Newspaper;7/26/2002, p12
Reports the success of Hindi entertainment channel Star Plus in India. Inauguration of the Indian version of 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire'; Addition of new dimension to the concept of primetime viewing; Success in introducing daily shows based on the family.