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January 26, 1991 | IRV LETOFSKY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
ABC, which withdrew a potentially controversial episode last Saturday for its new spy series, "Under Cover," is yanking another possibly troublesome installment tonight, outraging the show's writer. Network executives said that the first postponement was in response to public sensitivities and anxieties because of the Persian Gulf War, since the episode dealt with an Iraq germ-laden missile plot.
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February 1, 1991 | IRV LETOFSKY
ABC on Saturday will broadcast the terrorist episode of "Under Cover" that was postponed last week because of war-related concerns. The program, titled "War Game" and scheduled to air at 9 p.m., focuses on an international terrorist with pro-Palestinian sympathies who kidnaps the director of the National Intelligence Agency--the show's fictional equivalent of the Central Intelligence Agency. At two points in the story, the brutalized director, played by veteran actor G. W.
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ENTERTAINMENT
February 1, 1991 | IRV LETOFSKY
ABC on Saturday will broadcast the terrorist episode of "Under Cover" that was postponed last week because of war-related concerns. The program, titled "War Game" and scheduled to air at 9 p.m., focuses on an international terrorist with pro-Palestinian sympathies who kidnaps the director of the National Intelligence Agency--the show's fictional equivalent of the Central Intelligence Agency. At two points in the story, the brutalized director, played by veteran actor G. W.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 26, 1991 | IRV LETOFSKY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
ABC, which withdrew a potentially controversial episode last Saturday for its new spy series, "Under Cover," is yanking another possibly troublesome installment tonight, outraging the show's writer. Network executives said that the first postponement was in response to public sensitivities and anxieties because of the Persian Gulf War, since the episode dealt with an Iraq germ-laden missile plot.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 22, 1991 | IRV LETOFSKY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two Saturdays ago, Sam Hamadi, an American intelligence operative, infiltrated a secret Iraqi military unit. Last Saturday, the agent--half Arab and half Jewish--discovered that the troop was planning on firing two Scud missiles armed with a deadly virus into Israel. And he had to keep talking on the radio in the hostile camp so Navy fighters, darting off a U.S. aircraft carrier in the Mediterranean, could pinpoint him and the firing batteries.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 22, 1991 | IRV LETOFSKY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two Saturdays ago, Sam Hamadi, an American intelligence operative, infiltrated a secret Iraqi military unit. Last Saturday, the agent--half Arab and half Jewish--discovered that the troop was planning on firing two Scud missiles armed with a deadly virus into Israel. And he had to keep talking on the radio in the hostile camp so Navy fighters, darting off a U.S. aircraft carrier in the Mediterranean, could pinpoint him and the firing batteries.
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