TITLE

Combat Sports Fight Their Way to Cable

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/17/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 28, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
In this article the author reflects on the rising popularity of combat-sports programming on television. He asserts that the reason why viewers are so eager to watch athletic violence on television is because of the video games. He cites that if the combat-sports genre continues to thrive, it is only natural that television critics will be treated to more martial arts exhibitions at future Television Critics Association Tour stops.
ACCESSION #
21586992

 

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