A&E's 20th Anniversary [title from tape label]


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Created: 2003

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A&E's 20th Anniversary [title from tape label]
Summary: "A&E Television Networks celebrates its 20th Anniversary in March 2004. The merger of the ARTS Channel and the Entertainment Channel in 1984 has led to one of the most successful and award-winning cable networks in the business. A&E, a joint partnership between NBC, Disney-ABC and Hearst Television, has maintained a [commitment] to quality that has helped it garner in the past five years the most Primetime Emmy nominations (73) for a basic cable network. Now reaching more than 85 million homes, A&E Network brings viewers the Art of Entertainment through a unique combination of three genres -- The Art of Biography, The Art of Documentary, and The Art of Drama. A brand synonymous with excellence in television, A&E Network offers a diverse mix of programming ranging from critically acclaimed original series and movies, to innovative documentaries -- to the Emmy Award-winning BIOGRAPHYseries -- to dramatic specials, feature film presentations, and contemporary performances. Attached is more information about A&E's programming and management team, including [its] CEO, Nick Davatzes[,] who has been with the company since its inception."--2003 Peabody Awards entry form.

This is a compilation tape specifically created for this submission.

Corporate Producers: Arts and Entertainment Network