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  1. ESPN Ombud: Frontline Collaboration Axed After John Skipper Saw 'Sensational' Trailer

    2:03 pm 8/25/2013

    The network president also confirmed a meeting with the NFL commissioner a week before the collaboration publicly ended. Read more

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  2. TCA Flashback: When ESPN and Frontline Touted Concussion Doc (Transcript)

    8:50 am 8/23/2013

    "We were presented with this opportunity to literally get in bed with Frontline," the sports network's senior coordinating producer told journalists assembled in Beverly Hills three weeks ago."The NFL is going to have to understand that." Read more

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  3. NFL Pressure Led ESPN to Drop Frontline Concussion Collaboration (Report)

    7:40 am 8/23/2013

    UPDATED: A league meeting last week that included NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and ESPN president John Skipper reportedly led to the ending of the partnership. Read more

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  4. ESPN Ends Frontline Concussion Collaboration; Investigative Reporter 'Disappointed'

    4:40 pm 8/22/2013

    "We really believed strongly in the partnership," said Steve Fainaru, whose book, "League of Denial: The NFL’s Concussion Crisis," forms the basis for the accompanying documentary. Read more

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  5. Nathan Lane Play 'The Nance' to Air on PBS

    3:31 pm 8/14/2013

    The Tony-winning production from Douglas Carter Beane has been filmed for broadcast during the 40th season of "Live From Lincoln Center."Read more

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  6. Dreaming of a More Modern PBS

    7:04 pm 8/8/2013

    "Downton Abbey" is the pride of PBS - along with all of its uplifting and smart "good for you" programming - but it wouldn't hurt the public broadcaster to be more contemporary, argues THR's chief TV critic.Read more

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  7. Marvin Hamlisch's Widow Discusses Late Composer's Unpublished Works

    5:51 pm 8/7/2013

    Speaking about the EGOT-winning music icon's PBS documentary, Terre Blair Hamlisch says her husband's unheard works fill a room and predicts future success for uncelebrated musicals "Smile" and "The Sweet Smell of Success."Read more

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  8. JFK Docs Drawing On New Footage During Week of Special PBS Programming

    3:54 pm 8/7/2013

    Dedicated episodes of "American Experience," "NOVA" and "Secrets of the Dead" will anchor the public broadcaster's coverage surrounding the 50th anniversary of the president's assassination.Read more

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  9. Charlie Rose, 'Intellectual Athlete,' Talks Naps and Mining Archives for New PBS Series

    11:03 am 8/7/2013

    As the public broadcaster trots out slightly revamped news efforts, including new "PBS Newshour" co-anchors Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff, one of the busiest men in journalism tells the TCA about how he's balancing four series.Read more

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  10. 'Downton Abbey' Cast Talks Season 4, Mourning Matthew and the Series' Future

    7:54 pm 8/6/2013

    A quintet of the British drama's leading ladies appears at the TCA to screen new footage, promise character evolution and talk moving forward: "As far as we know, we're all doing series five next year."Read more

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