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PBS announces plans for fall


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#1 OFFLINE   John Corn

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Posted 29 July 2002 - 10:56 AM

PBS was last up at the Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena, Calif., closing the TV-programming fortnight with a slew of announcements............(more)
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Posted 30 July 2002 - 05:50 PM

the schedule for PBS:

Doctor Who
Doctor Who
Doctor Who
Doctor Who
The Prisoner
Doctor Who
Doctor Who
Red Green
Doctor Who
Doctor Who
Doctor Who
Doctor Who
Red Dwarf
Doctor Who
Doctor Who
Jim Lehrer
Doctor Who
Doctor Who
Doctor Who
Frontline
DoctorWho
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Posted 30 July 2002 - 05:51 PM

...oh yes...on saturdays-Doctor Who
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Posted 30 July 2002 - 06:20 PM

Been a long time since I've seen Red Green!!!
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Posted 01 August 2002 - 05:20 PM

In addition to the Colonial House PBS will also do the 1940's House where the people have to deal with air raids, power outages, and rationing.

Nothing like PBS taking a good concept like the 1900's House and redoing it to death! I guess when these programs are all done PBS can start a new channel called PBS-Reality

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Posted 01 August 2002 - 08:42 PM

Houston PBS axed Doctor Who a long time ago. :(

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Posted 02 August 2002 - 12:06 AM

I wouldn't be shocked to see a PBS-Life or PBS-Reality at some point. Actually, it would be nice if PBS could produce a channel similar to the old "CBS Eye On People" aka "Discovery People" - something with a fair amount of documentary material.

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Posted 05 August 2002 - 07:11 AM

"Digital-video-recording service TiVo Inc. and PBS have formed an alliance, and the partners’ first project will be promoting PBS’ Sept. 11 programming. The two companies plan to work together over six months to promote local PBS stations and to determine ways DVR services can promote public television. "

Looks like PBS is taking a cue from the BBC. :o




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