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  2000 in television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of television-related events in 2000.
The British Film Institute publishes its list of the 100 Greatest British Television Programmes of the 20th century.
February 7 - Drop the Beat premieres on CBC in Canada (2000).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2000_in_television   (786 words)

  
 ITC Annual Report 2000: Commercial Television in the UK
Hours of television output by multichannel providers have increased exponentially over time (Figure 10), with the move to 24-hour television and entry of new digital channels accounting for much of this growth.
Nonetheless, in 2000, the ten most watched programmes were still broadcast either by ITV or BBC1, with average viewing of these programmes ranging between 111/2 m and 14m viewers.
Television is relatively cheap and ubiquitous and is likely to become an important means of access, not just to programmes but to the internet and a wide range of customised interactive services.
www.ofcom.org.uk /static/archive/itc/itc_publications/annual_report/2000/commercial_television.asp.html   (1708 words)

  
 2000 PTFP Television Digital Awards
Birmingham, AL A multi-year award for the digital conversion of the nine stations of Alabama Public Television.
Chicago, IL To convert public television station WTTW, Chicago, IL, to digital broadcasting by acquiring a digital transmitter and antenna, transmission line, tower modification, STL, a server, a switcher, an encoder, and test and monitoring equipment.
Johnston, IA To convert public television station KRIN, Waterloo, IA, to digital broadcasting by purchasing a digital transmitter, antenna, and transmission line.
www.ntia.doc.gov /otiahome/ptfp/projects/2000/00grantsSub.cfm?digconv=1   (1339 words)

  
 2000 in film - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of film-related events in 2000.
Martial arts extravaganza Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon marks the first major American crossover success of an Asian action film, and becomes the highest-grossing subtitled film ever.
Ten of the 22 movies which grossed over $100 million in 2000:
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2000_in_film   (335 words)

  
 ABC 2000 -Television
ABC Television has joined with 60 national broadcasters from around the world to deliver the largest, most ambitious, live television event in history from 8.30pm* on 31st December 1999.
For twenty six hours, 2000 Today presents the world's most exciting and memorable events as they happen, starting in the Pacific Islands and New Zealand and moving across Australia westwards to the last light of the 20th Century in Samoa.
2000 Today explores the history and wonders of the world and assess the state of our planet, reflecting cultural and scientific achievements and major historical events as the millennium passes and we look optimistically to the future.
www.abc.net.au /2000/tv   (294 words)

  
 2000 ASCAP Film & Television Awards: The Henry Mancini Award   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The mix of precision and passion that resulted has served him well in the short time it has taken him to become one of Hollywood's most versatile and in-demand composers.
Among his Emmy nominations is the ground-breaking theme from the acclaimed television series E.R. Howard's current success reflects the experiences of a rich musical past that began early in life.
Inspired by his grandmother, a classical violinist who played in the Pittsburgh Symphony in the 30s and 40s, he began his studies on the piano at age four.
www.ascap.com /filmtv/mancini2000.html   (750 words)

  
 Zionist Organization of America - August 23, 2000 - Arafat's Official Television Station Broadcasts Call To "Kill The ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
NEW YORK- Yasir Arafat's official Palestinian Authority television station is continuing to broadcast calls for violence against Israel.
The latest information about PA Television's incitement to violence has been released by Palestinian Media Watch [PMW], a non-partisan media monitoring group headed by Itamar Marcus, one of the Israeli government representatives on the trilateral anti-incitement committee set up after the 1998 Israel-PA Wye Accord.
Morton A. Klein, National President of the Zionist Organization of America: "Instead of seeking peace, Arafat's television station is openly inciting violence against Israel and calling for the destruction of the State of Israel.
www.zoa.org /pressrel2000/20000823a.htm   (136 words)

  
 2000 PTFP Television Awards
The planning will also involve negotiating with local cable television companies for channels to be dedicated to such instructional purposes.
The applicant provides public television service to 1.2 million people in Western Minnesota and adjoining areas of South Dakota and Iowa through two stations and six translators.
Harrisburg, PA To replace the worn-out and failing 24-year-old analog transmitter of public television station WITF, which operates on ch.
www.ntia.doc.gov /ptfp/Projects/2000/00grantsSub.cfm?RT=TV   (2276 words)

  
 Klick Ltd - Television - ADAPT 2000
A Klick ADAPT 2000, 16x16 switch matrix is installed at a central point, usually the communications room.
To connect a user, an output from the ADAPT 2000 is connected to one end of a structured cabling link using a standard data patch cable.
An IR remote control handset is used in conjunction with the ADAPT 2600 to control the ADAPT 2000 output to which it is connected.
www.klick.ltd.uk /television_adapt2000.htm   (256 words)

  
 Texas Monthly September 2000: Television • Angie Harmon
But in 1995, in her first major television role, she did appear as a regular on a Baywatch spin-off series called Baywatch Nights.
Television critics were initially so skeptical about what she could do that, at a press conference, one of them asked if Harmon would be wearing a bikini during sweeps.
Although you'd never know it from her television roles, Harmon is loaded with charm.
www.texasmonthly.com /mag/issues/hot/2000-09-01/feature2.php   (1682 words)

  
 Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Television Characters (1991-2000)
For several years now I have been trying to compile a list of television programs that have included gay/lesbian/bisexual characters as a part of their regular (or semi-regular) casts.
Recently a second lesbian couple, Lindsey and Shelley, was introduced, the latter of whom is currently (2000) trying to bed her lover's mother.
In the fall of 2000 Bianca, the daughter of no less a central character than Erica Kane (Susan Lucci), began to cautiously admit to close friends that she knew she was gay.
home.cc.umanitoba.ca /~wyatt/tv-char1990s.html   (5722 words)

  
 ANA: News: 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 16, 2000 -- The television industry is undergoing major changes ­ from the impact of the Internet and other new technologies to high-profile mergers - that are likely to impact television content, delivery and share of audience.
Those and other key trends, including the growing appetite of many advertisers for more family friendly programming, will be addressed at the Association of National Advertisers' annual Television Advertising Forum to be held on March 30, 2000, at The Plaza Hotel in New York City.
This intensive, one-day Forum, which typically attracts senior marketing, advertising and television executives, will focus on a variety of issues critical to advertisers and their agencies.
www.ana.net /news/2000/02_16_00.cfm   (428 words)

  
 Support (CTN) (c)2000 Christian Television Network   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
When you support the Christian Television Network you're taking a stand for quality minded programming and family values.
Kingdombuy.com you can choose to have a percentage of your purchase donated to Christian Television Network.
Through your thoughtful planning a foundation is laid to keep your Christian Television Network on the air, reaching millions of people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
www.ctnonline.com /support   (149 words)

  
 RUNet 2000: Cable Television   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
As part of the video services made possible through RUNet 2000, the Rutgers Television Network will offer an initial lineup of 60 to 70 cable channels including news, public affairs, educational, informational, university-produced and commercial programming.
This television network will enable Rutgers to use new video communication and instructional tools by providing cable services to student residences, libraries and selected classrooms.
Although the Rutgers Television Network infrastructure is still under construction, several departments are developing programming for future use.
runet2000.rutgers.edu /nojava/cable_television.html   (507 words)

  
 2000 ASCAP Film & Television Awards: The Opus Award
ASCAP HENRY MANCINI AWARD presented to ALAN SILVESTRI in recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions to the music of film and television.
ASCAP FOUNDERS AWARD presented to ELMER BERNSTEIN in recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions to the music of film and television.
HENRY MANCINI AWARD presented to JOHNNY MANDEL in recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions to film and television music.
www.ascap.com /filmtv/pastawards.html   (475 words)

  
 NPBA - Children's Television Workshop: Subject Description, UM Libraries
Cooney's study on television for preschool children for the Carnegie Corporation of New York led to founding of CTW and the production of Sesame Street
In 2000, Children's Television Workshop changed its name to Sesame Workshop which is inspired by two of its greatest strengths: Sesame Street and "Workshop" - "the embodiment of a creative, inventive environment where collaboration across disciplines brings children and families the best that media offers."
"Television and Children's Problem-Solving Behavior: A Synopsis of an Evaluation of the Effects of Square One TV." Journal of Mathematical Behavior, Vol.
www.lib.umd.edu /NPBA/subinfo/ctw.html   (700 words)

  
 2000 TV :: Supplier Of Freelance Camera Crews uk camera crew hire, crews, cameraman, operator, recordist, england, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
2000 Television is a UK Camera Crewing Company and is by far the largest freelance Crew Hire provider - with over 1000 experienced camera crews and production personnel located across England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.
When you book a 2000 Television crew you will receive the highest grade of personnel you can find, bringing their experience and skills to your production to achieve outstanding results.
2000 Television's friendly staff will provide you with the fastest and most economical solutions for your production needs, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
www.2000television.com   (289 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The History of Television, 1942 to 2000: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Television In The Antenna Age: A Concise History by David Marc
Upon the development in the mid–1940s of new cameras and picture tubes that made commercial television possible worldwide, the medium rose rapidly to prominence.
Albert Abramson worked at CBS for over 30 years as a cameraman, videotape editor, and sound technician, and is the author of several books and articles on the history of television aside from the two-volume set from McFarland.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0786412208?v=glance   (559 words)

  
 Online NewsHour: Transforming Television -- April 5, 2000
TV is the one medium that forces everybody to watch the same thing at exactly the same moment.
By the end of the year 2000, it will probably be 2 million.
I mean, it's growing that quickly, so that we're seeing easily, 10 percent, 15 percent of households having these in the next three to four years.
www.pbs.org /newshour/bb/media/jan-june00/futuretv_4-5.html   (1961 words)

  
 Ohio Valley Wrestling television from October 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ohio Valley television emanates from the Danny Davis Arena, with your hosts Dean Hill and Jim Cornette.
He wins with the Tiger Bomb (the move perfected by Mitsuharu Misawa in Japan, which is basically a butterfly suplex position dropped into a sit-down powerbomb), which, not surprisingly, was Ahmed Johnson (Tony Norris)'s finishing move in the WWF back in '95 and '96.
Black, to the television viewers watching at home, it actually means something as opposed to another lame idea.
members.aol.com /luslurid/OhioValleyoct2000.html   (2321 words)

  
 Life Matters Archive - 16/02/2000: Preschoolers Television
We investigate how decisions are made about television for very young children: what it is that children, and parents, want to see.
Currently doing doctoral research on children's television industry, through the Key Centre for Cultural and Media Policy, at Griffith University.
The research is funded by the university, the ABA, Channel 7, and the Federal Government.
www.abc.net.au /rn/talks/lm/stories/s100578.htm   (115 words)

  
 Performers' Television Credits, 1948-2000: Volume 1: A-F : Oldies.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Volume 1 of this enormous, oversize, three-book series of performers' television credits (United States) is for serious researchers and writers who cannot afford not to have the most complete information available anywhere.
The data begins in 1948, with the advent of serious network television broadcasting, and go through May 31, 2000, the end of the 1999-2000 TV season.
A performer's birthplace, birth date and date of death are listed (where possible), along with information about his or her best-known television roles, Emmy Awards won, descriptions of memorable career moments, appearances on soap operas, talk, game and variety shows.
www.oldies.com /product/view.cfm/id/BK9526.html   (286 words)

  
 GMHTV - Television Nostalgia - 2000-
Over 2000 cases were reported throughout the United Kingdom and it was believed to have started in Northumberland.
On Monday 8th April, the day before the funeral, just before the Six O’clock News the Queen recorded a television message saying that she was touched that so many people had queued for up to seven hours just to visit Westminster Hall to pay their final respects for her mother.
Rumour has it that in a television listings magazine a few years ago a mistake was made and Jeremy Clarkson’s name was printed in Paxman’s place.
www.webspawner.com /users/asperger/tv2000.html   (6052 words)

  
 2000 Malibu Road TV Show - 2000 Malibu Road Television Show - TV.com
Tell the world what you think of 2000 Malibu Road.
Set in a storybook Connecticut town populated with an eclectic mix of everyday folks and lovable lunatics, Gilmore Girls is a humorous multigenerational series about friendship, family and the ties...
The O.C. The O.C. - also known as Orange County, California - is an idyllic paradise, a wealthy, harbour-front community where everything and everyone appears to be perfect.
www.tv.com /2000-malibu-road/show/5995/summary.html   (325 words)

  
 Tori On Television & Radio - January 2000
On Monday, January 31, 2000, the Dutch radio show Isabelle (on 3FM in The Netherlands) broadcast 2 songs from the mini-concert Tori performed at Wisseloord Studios on November 3, 1999.
Several people emailed me to say that Tori appeared in early January 2000 on the syndicated show, "Kickin It With Byron Allen." This was actually a rerun, because I first got a report about this back in early October 1999.
On Wednesday, January 5, 2000 at 9:00PM ET, Tori appeared on a program called Speakeasy which is on the Much More Music network in Canada.
www.thedent.com /tvjan00.html   (549 words)

  
 Television and Election 2000: Jeff Gralnick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I think that television news is part of the free flow of information that makes democracy work.
I think Florida was a disaster, but overall, if you look at the reporting job that ALL the broadcast networks did, you can by no stretch of the word call the total performace poor.
Unfortunately, Election Night 2000 will be remembered only for the Florida projection, and in the end if that fixes a faulty system, it will be to the net good of the networks and the nation.
www.usatoday.com /community/chat/1121gralnick.htm   (1371 words)

  
 NHRA News: NHRA announces 2000 television package (12-21-99)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It also was announced that during the first year of the television package, Speedvision and Fox Sports will carry two events.
Highlighting the new television package is the return of an NHRA video magazine show featuring the drivers and personalities of the NHRA Winston Drag Racing Series.
ESPN2's NHRA event lineup includes the season bookend events at Pomona, Calif., the historic Mac Tools Gatornationals in Gainesville, Fla., the Matco Tools Spring SuperNationals in Englishtown, N.J., the Fram Route 66 Nationals in Chicago, as well as national events in Columbus, Ohio, Denver, Seattle, Sonoma, Calif., Reading, Pa., Dallas and Houston.
www.nhra.com /wklynews/1999news/december/122104.html   (538 words)

  
 1960-2000 Television Manufacturers (USA)
From 1939 until today, there have been over 220 television set manufacturers that made sets in and for the USA market.
The list below shows the manufacturers from 1960 until the year 2000.
Please e-mail if you have corrections or additions to this list.
www.tvhistory.tv /1960-2000-TVManufacturers.htm   (88 words)

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