In Search of Game Changers

Apr 5, 2004  •  Post A Comment

It’s the time of year when broadcast nets cast, polish and screen pilots while evaluating their competitive position. As they finalize their fall schedules, the hunt grows more intense for the big hit that can energize an entire schedule, as “American Idol” did for Fox and “The Apprentice” did for NBC. For TelevisionWeek’s network-by-network analysis, see Leslie Ryan’s report, Page 12.