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Tobacco imagery on prime time UK television

Television programming is a source of significant exposure of youth to tobacco imagery, before and after the watershed. Tobacco branding is particularly common in Coronation Street, a soap opera popular among youth audiences. More stringent controls on to
Tobacco Control
added Apr 16, 2014 09:16
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[UK, USA] ‘Dancing on the Edge,’ a Starz Mini-Series

In early-1930s London, behind endless clouds of cigarette smoke, society was being remade. “Dancing on the Edge,” a new Starz mini-series beginning Saturday, takes place in the swank hotels, garden parties and jazz clubs of that era to capture the moment
New York Times
added Oct 18, 2013 20:42
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U.S. anti-smoking ads tied to 1.6 million quit attempts

A 2012 national TV ad campaign that featured real people living with diseases and injuries caused by smoking was tied to 1.6 million smokers making quit attempts and over 100,000 kicking the habit, according to new research from U.S. health officials.
Reuters
added Sep 10, 2013 12:10
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Full Show: United States of ALEC | Moyers & Company

this is the NRA sponsored shooting event. For legislators and for lobbyists. Free. BILL MOYERS: There was even one offering free cigars. LISA GRAVES: Sponsored by Reynolds American which is one of the biggest tobacco companies in the world and the Cigar
Bill Moyers.com
added Jun 24, 2013 11:26
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[UK-Scotland, UK-Wales] HEMLEY: Thank You For Not Smoking (on film and TV sets)

I think it’s a shame at a time the BBC has decided to make Cardiff a drama hub – a centre of excellence – that something such as filming an actor smoking in character is putting its own productions at risk
The Stage Newspaper Limited (uk)
added Jan 24, 2013 20:23
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[UK] BBC News - BBC Cymru Wales withdraws Casualty smoking plot change claim

BBC Cymru Wales has withdrawn its claim that a story line in medical TV drama Casualty had to be pulled because of the smoking ban on film sets in Wales. It now says the story did run after the production team found an alternative way of filming a smoki
BBC Online
added Jan 24, 2013 19:47
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[UK-Wales] BBC Wales withdraws claim Casualty scene was pulled due to smoking ban

In a statement last night, the corporation admitted the production team “found an alternative way of shooting the relevant scene”. The BBC made the claim in evidence to a National Assembly sub committee on smoking regulations.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jan 24, 2013 19:46
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[UK] Smoking ban harms Welsh film, say producers' group Pact

A storyline in TV drama Casualty warning about the dangers of smoking had to be dropped because of Wales' anti-smoking laws, says the BBC. BBC Wales gave evidence in the Welsh assembly as it backed a law amendment to allow smoking to be filmed on set.
BBC Online
added Jan 22, 2013 22:20
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VIDEO: 'Tiara' mom speaks out on her toddler's 'smoking'

Girl, 4, puffs on candy cigarettes in 'Grease' costume Mom tells daughter on stage: 'Don’t forget to smoke!' Mom tells Nancy Grace the cigarette was 'just a prop'
HLN-TV (CNN)
added Sep 14, 2012 07:47
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[Russia] Channel Will Edit 'Simpsons' to Comply With Media Law

The head of 2x2 television, Lev Makarov, said the network would "retouch" some episodes of "The Simpsons" to meet the requirements of a new law regulating children's programming.
Moscow Times (ru)
added Aug 31, 2012 12:58
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