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'The Next Great Champ' moves to sports cable

...Unfortunately, despite its core audience, the underlying boxing theme of the series has proved too narrow for us," Gail Berman, president of entertainment at Fox Broadcasting, said in a statement. "In the end, it belongs on an outlet better...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/08/tel_430748.shtml
Television
Age limit raised for 'American Idol'

...fact that so many impressive people older than previously allowed had to be turned away, said Fox programming chief Gail Berman. "I'm sure there are people who are tremendously talented above that but we're talking about people who hope to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/17/tel_422467.shtml
Television
TV schedule announcements illustrate industry's fast pace of change

...positioned as comedies. "The biggest comedy stars to come out of this year are Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie," said Gail Berman, Fox entertainment president. Fox set three different schedules for June, November and January, the boldest move...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/24/tel_416651.shtml
Television
Gibson's 'Passion' getting a cool reception at networks

...standards department before making a decision on whether to pursue airing it, the network's entertainment chief, Gail Berman, said. The Hollywood agent who's offering a licensing deal to networks on behalf of Icon, Jeff Berg, would not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/21/tel_412967.shtml
Television
Fox says traditional notions of TV season are disappearing

...fall - are obsolete for Fox. Fox will develop and premiere new shows year-round, network entertainment president Gail Berman said Friday. "The economic model that created this business has lasted too long," Berman said. "We've seen cable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/17/tel_401414.shtml
Television
For TV's Nielsen ratings, problems with networks are a familiar story

...pay for its data. - How important are Nielsen's numbers? At least one broadcast entertainment president, Fox's Gail Berman, admits she has a fax machine in her bedroom that beeps every morning when the previous night's ratings come in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/17/tel_392781.shtml
Television
Baseball fails to draw viewers to Fox's new shows

...both series premieres flopped Monday, each drawing fewer than 7 million viewers. "We're disappointed," said Gail Berman, Fox entertainment president. "I wish I knew what happened last night." "Joe Millionaire" was last winter's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/22/tel_398081.shtml
Television
At end of TV season, 'CSI" is top show and CBS top network

...during sweeps to set ad rates. "This truly has been the most memorable and successful season in Fox history," said Gail Berman, Fox entertainment president. Among all viewers, CBS won the May sweeps. Among the smaller weblets, the WB leapfrogged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/23/tel_373453.shtml
Television
Fox trying to move on from low-rated World Series

...lower than last year's series. "Baseball brings a unique set of advantages and a unique set of challenges," said Gail Berman, Fox entertainment president. The biggest advantage, theoretically, is the Series draws a big audience that sees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/31/liv_361491.shtml
Life & style
'Scrubs' is just what the doctor ordered

...and "Maybe It's Me," it means sequences out of the characters' imagination. For Fox Entertainment president Gail Berman, that means the show can't be set in a living room, which is easy enough to film in the traditional style. "Either...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/27/ent_322547.shtml
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