A Real Pioneer

Applebaum, Simon
January 2003
Multichannel News;1/27/2003 Supplement, Vol. 24, p6B
Trade Publication
Profiles Mary-Ellis Bunim, the producer of reality-based television programs. Partnership of Bunim with producer Jonathan Murray to produce the television program 'The Real World' for cable television network Music Television (MTV) in 1989; Other television programs produced by Bunim for MTV; Career profile of Bunim; Television programs to be developed by Bunim in 2003 for MTV.


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