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ISBN 13: 1456824562
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Read and Download Norman Chance book Who was Who on TV in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TWho was Who on TV. This book was released on 2011-01-07 with total page 534 pages. Book excerpt: The information herein was accumulated of fifty some odd years. The collection process started when TV first came out and continued until today. The books are in alphabetical order and cover shows from the 1940s to 2010. The author has added a brief explanation of each show and then listed all the characters, who played the roles and for the most part, the year or years the actor or actress played that role. Also included are most of the people who created the shows, the producers, directors, and the writers of the shows. These books are a great source of trivia information and for most of the older folk will bring back some very fond memories. I know a lot of times we think back and say, "Who was the guy that played such and such a role?" Enjoy!

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ISBN 13: 1838609717
Total Pages : 192 pages
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ISBN 13: 1402250207
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Read and Download Jacquie Jordan book Get on TV! in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TGet on TV!. This book was released on 2006-01-01 with total page 256 pages. Book excerpt: Expert advice on how to get booked and asked back! "Jacquie ought to know how to get you on TV...she's put half the country on TV, including me." --Maury Povich In Get on TV!, Jacquie Jordan brings her expert advice straight to you--the entrepreneurs, experts, authors, and future reality stars looking to land a television spot. Jacquie shows you the ins and outs of the TV business and what you need to do to get booked (and asked back), including: --The importance of tape and materials --Speaking the language of the television producer --Being persistent without being annoying --What to do when you're booked and cancelled --How to get asked back again and again If you know the right moves, you can get on TV! "Jacquie has the ability to maintain a fair balance between the voice of the project she is producing and the needs of her guests." --John Edward, psychic medium and author of Crossing Over, host of John Edward: Cross Country Jacquie Jordan has been involved in booking, supervising or producing over 10,000 television guests, as well as coaching countless people on how to get on air.

Download Consumerism on TV PDF

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ISBN 13: 1317161173
Total Pages : 184 pages
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Read and Download Alison Hulme book Consumerism on TV in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TConsumerism on TV. This book was released on 2016-03-09 with total page 184 pages. Book excerpt: Presenting case studies of well-known shows including Will and Grace, Birds of a Feather, Sex and the City and Absolutely Fabulous, as well as 'reality' television, this book examines the transformations that have occurred in consumer society since its appearance and the ways in which these have been constructed and represented in popular media imagery. With analyses of the ways in which consumerism has played out in society, Consumerism on TV highlights specific aspects of the changing nature of consumerism by way of considerations of gender, sexuality and class, as well as less definable changes such as those to do with the celebration of ostentatious greed or the righteousness of the ’ethical’ shopper. With attention to the highly delineated consumer field in which ’shopping’ as an embedded practice of everyday life is caught between escapism and politics, authors explore a variety of themes, such as the extent to which consumerism has become embedded in forging identity, the positing of consumerism as a form of activism, the visibility of the gay male consumer and invisibility of the lesbian consumer, and the (re)stratification of consumer types along class lines. An engaging invitation to consider whether the positioning of consumerism through on-screen depictions is indicative of a new type of non-philosophical politics of 'choice' - a form of marketised, (a)political pragmatism - this book will appeal to scholars and students of sociology and cultural and media studies, with interests in class, consumption and gender.

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ISBN 13: 1441182063
Total Pages : 240 pages
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Read and Download Richard Wolff book The Church on TV in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TThe Church on TV. This book was released on 2010-03-25 with total page 240 pages. Book excerpt: The book enables readers to understand the representation of the church on television, how this compares to actual historical accounts of the church in the same era, and why popular culture depicts the church as it does. It examines TV's depiction of church leaders and the issues they faced over time.

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ISBN 13: 1479804762
Total Pages : 240 pages
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Read and Download Clara E. Rodríguez book America, As Seen on TV in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TAmerica, As Seen on TV. This book was released on 2018-03-20 with total page 240 pages. Book excerpt: The surprising effects of American TV on global viewers As a dominant cultural export, American television is often the first exposure to American ideals and the English language for many people throughout the world. Yet, American television is flawed, and, it represents race, class, and gender in ways that many find unfair and unrealistic. What happens, then, when people who grew up on American television decide to come to the United States? What do they expect to find, and what do they actually find? In America, As Seen on TV, Clara E. Rodríguez surveys international college students and foreign nationals working or living in the US to examine the impact of American television on their views of the US and on their expectations of life in the United States. She finds that many were surprised to learn that America is racially and economically diverse, and that it is not the easy-breezy, happy endings culture portrayed in the media, but a work culture. The author also surveys US-millennials about their consumption of US TV and finds that both groups share the sense that American TV does not accurately reflect racial/ethnic relations in the US as they have experienced them. However, the groups differ on how much they think US TV has influenced their views on sex, smoking and drinking. America, As Seen on TV explores the surprising effects of TV on global viewers and the realities they and US millennials actually experience in the US.

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ISBN 13: 144413163X
Total Pages : 224 pages
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Read and Download Katherine Lapworth book Get On TV in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TGet On TV. This book was released on 2010-07-30 with total page 224 pages. Book excerpt: This book gives you everything you need to find, apply for and take part in any reality programme, quiz or talk show. It explains each type of show to you, but most importantly, gives you lots of practical advice from industry insiders on what to say in an application, how to audition, what to expect and how to cope with life before, during and after your 15 minutes of fame. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the authors' many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of how to get on TV. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

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ISBN 13: 0816537240
Total Pages : 151 pages
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Download Bob Hope on TV: Thanks for the Video Memories PDF

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Read and Download Wesley Hyatt book Bob Hope on TV: Thanks for the Video Memories in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TBob Hope on TV: Thanks for the Video Memories. This book was released on 2017-12-14 with total page 564 pages. Book excerpt: He entered TV an A list superstar in 1950 and maintained that status through his final special in 1996. Much of his work on TV still ranks among the top 100 highest rated shows of all time, from hosting the Academy Awards to his Christmas specials from Vietnam. Given all that, there has not been one book devoted to profiling and analyzing his amazing achievements--until now. Bob Hope on TV: Thanks for the Video Memories summarizes and reviews the television appearances by the man voted in 1985 America's favorite all-time entertainer--when he was 77 years old! It profiles nearly 1,000 hours of national TV appearances by "Ol' Ski Nose" by virtually every genre in the medium, starting with all his comedy specials he headlined for almost half a century. Other appearances included are his acting guest shots ranging from I Love Lucy to The Simpsons; his work on close to 200 variety shows and specials; his memorable moments on talk shows, game shows, awards presentations and sporting events; and even his considerable contributions to documentaries and news programs. Laugh again to great jokes and get new insights as nearly forty interviewees share their recollections about working with Bob as guest stars, writers, producers and directors. Bob Hope on TV: Thanks for the Video Memories is a tribute to the impact of one of the brightest stars ever to shine on television.

Download A Transnational Study of Law and Justice on TV PDF

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ISBN 13: 1509905707
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Read and Download Peter Robson book A Transnational Study of Law and Justice on TV in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TA Transnational Study of Law and Justice on TV. This book was released on 2016-11-17 with total page 384 pages. Book excerpt: This collection examines law and justice on television in different countries around the world. It provides a benchmark for further study of the nature and extent of television coverage of justice in fictional, reality and documentary forms. It does this by drawing on empirical work from a range of scholars in different jurisdictions. Each chapter looks at the raw data of how much "justice" material viewers were able to access in the multi-channel world of 2014 looking at three phases: apprehension (police), adjudication (lawyers), and disposition (prison/punishment). All of the authors indicate how television developed in their countries. Some have extensive public service channels mixed with private media channels. Financing ranges from advertising to programme sponsorship to licensing arrangements. A few countries have mixtures of these. Each author also examines how "TV justice" has developed in their own particular jurisdiction. Readers will find interesting variations and thought-provoking similarities. There are a lot of television shows focussed on legal themes that are imported around the world. The authors analyse these as well. This book is a must-read for anyone interested in law, popular culture, TV, or justice and provides an important addition to the literature due to its grounding in empirical data.

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ISBN 13: 1136024093
Total Pages : 272 pages
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Read and Download Janet Trewin book Presenting on TV and Radio in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TPresenting on TV and Radio. This book was released on 2013-06-26 with total page 272 pages. Book excerpt: Aspiring radio and TV presenters will benefit from the informative and entertaining guidance provided by accomplished presenter, Janet Trewin. Presenting on TV and Radio is packed with illustrations, practical exercises and insider tips for improving your presentation skills and breaking into this competitive industry. Based on the principle that all successful presentation on TV and radio is dependent on uniform skills applicable to both mediums, the book begins by explaining basics such as appearance, authority, body language, diction, scriptwriting, deadlines, technology and working with a co-presenter. Valuable insights into key employment issues such as sexism, ageism, racism and disability are also offered. The different requirements of TV and radio presentation are then examined, focusing on each specialist area in detail and with tips from professionals in the business. These include: presenting news in the studio as an anchor and as a reporter on the road; current affairs and features involving live and recorded material; DJ'ing; light entertainment (e.g. game shows and personality programmes); sports presentation; children's programmes; foreign broadcasters and those broadcasting to worldwide audiences.

Download As Heard on TV: Popular Music in Advertising PDF

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ISBN 13: 1317178181
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Read and Download Bethany Klein book As Heard on TV: Popular Music in Advertising in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TAs Heard on TV: Popular Music in Advertising. This book was released on 2016-04-15 with total page 178 pages. Book excerpt: The use of popular music in advertising represents one of the most pervasive mergers of cultural and commercial objectives in the modern age. Steady public response to popular music in television commercials, ranging from the celebratory to the outraged, highlights both unresolved tensions around such partnerships and the need to unpack the complex issues behind everyday media practice. Through an analysis of press coverage and interviews with musicians, music supervisors, advertising creatives, and licensing managers, As Heard on TV considers the industrial changes that have provided a foundation for the increased use of popular music in advertising, and explores the critical issues and debates surrounding media alliances that blur cultural ambitions with commercial goals. The practice of licensing popular music for advertising revisits and continues a number of themes in cultural and media studies, among them the connection between authorship and ownership in popular music, the legitimization of advertising as art, industrial transformations in radio and music, the role of music in branding, and the restructuring of meaning that results from commercial exploitation of popular music. As Heard on TV addresses these topics by exploring cases involving artists from the Beatles to the Shins and various dominant corporations of the last half-century. As one example within a wider debate about the role of commerce in the production of culture, the use of popular music in advertising provides an entry point through which a range of practices can be understood and interrogated. This book attends to the relationship between popular culture and corporate power in its complicated variation: at times mutually beneficial and playfully suspicious of constructed boundaries, and at others conceived in strain and symbolic of the triumph of hypercommercialism.

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ISBN 13: 9780814775608
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Read and Download Elayne Rapping book Law and Justice as Seen on TV in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TLaw and Justice as Seen on TV. This book was released on 2003-11 with total page 309 pages. Book excerpt: What's going on with the rise of tv law programs - both fictional and documentary, and how does that affect our lives and real court rooms.

Download Side By Side: Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis On TV and Radio PDF

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Download I'm Not a Terrorist, But I've Played One On TV PDF

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Read and Download Maz Jobrani book I'm Not a Terrorist, But I've Played One On TV in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TI'm Not a Terrorist, But I've Played One On TV. This book was released on 2016-02-16 with total page 240 pages. Book excerpt: A "memoir of growing up Iranian in America, and the quest to make it in Hollywood without having to wear a turban, tote a bomb, or get kicked in the face by Chuck Norris"--Amazon.com.