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The Essential HBO Reader

Arts


by
Gary R. Edgerton and Jeffrey P. Jones

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 372 pages

File size: 4.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

A comprehensive and compelling examination of one of cable television’s most innovative and popular networks, The Essential HBO Reader looks at every aspect of HBO’s development as a corporation, a creative voice, and a brand. The authors explore the network’s diverse repertoire of programming, from drama to comedy to documentaries and sports — including such acclaimed shows as The Sopranos, Sex in the City, Angels in America, America Undercover, and Def Comedy Jam — as they detail HBO’s nearly forty-year history and its profound influence on the entertainment industry.

A comprehensive and compelling examination of one of cable television’s most innovative and popular networks, The Essential HBO Reader looks at every aspect of HBO’s development as a corporation, a creative voice, and a brand. The authors explore the network’s diverse repertoire of programming, from drama to comedy to documentaries and sports — including such acclaimed shows as The Sopranos, Sex in the City, Angels in America, America Undercover, and Def Comedy‚Ķ (more)

A comprehensive and compelling examination of one of cable television’s most innovative and popular networks, The Essential HBO Reader looks at every aspect of HBO’s development as a corporation, a creative voice, and a brand. The authors explore the network’s diverse repertoire of programming, from drama to comedy to documentaries and sports — including such acclaimed shows as The Sopranos, Sex in the City, Angels in America, America Undercover, and Def Comedy Jam — as they detail HBO’s nearly forty-year history and its profound influence on the entertainment industry.

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