Television in the Age of <I>The Sopranos</I>

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Whoever thought that an overweight New Jersey mob boss could turn the business of television upside down! It may sound implausible, but shows such as The Sopranos, Six Feet Under and Sex and the City are gathering awards and winning ratings, which has network executives paying attention. What does it all mean for TV in general? How can the big networks compete against cable where almost anything goes? We look at the changing face of television with the creative minds behind Sex and the City, Alias and Hill Street Blues, the director of Syracuse University's Center for the Study of Popular Television and the senior vice-president of prime-time development at NBC.
Philip Bruce, news director for public television-s Life and Times Tonight , guest hosts.
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