Feb 16, 2004  •  Post A Comment

In “Kids Ad Picture Clearing” (TelevisionWeek, Feb. 9), Disney has no plan to rebrand its ABC Kids Saturday morning programming package “Jetix.” ABC Cable Networks Group debuted new “Jetix”-branded programming blocks Saturday on ABC Family (mornings) and Toon Disney (evenings). Also, Disney Channel began accepting PBS-style creative sponsorships, which ABC Cable Networks said are in full compliance with its existing affiliate agreements, two years ago.
* In “`Y&R’ Strong Contender for Top Prize” (TelevisionWeek, Feb. 9), a photo was misidentified as “The Young and the Restless” co-executive producer and co-head writer Jack Smith. Mr. Smith’s photo appears at right. Also, in the caption accompanying the photo at the top of the page, Don Diamont and Lauralee Bell were misidentified by their character names.
* In “Keeping Abreast” (TelevisionWeek, Blink, Feb. 9), Leah appeared on Discovery Health’s “Plastic Surgery: Before and After,” not ABC’s “Extreme Makeover,” before her appearance on “The Oprah Winfrey Show.”