"Television" Sayings and Quotes
I learned how to write television scripts the same way I have learned to do almost everything else in my entire life, which is by reading.
The strongest signals leaking off our planet are radar transmissions, not television or radio. The most powerful radars, such as the one mounted on the Arecibo telescope (used to study the ionosphere and map asteroids) could be detected with a similarly sized antenna at a distance of nearly 1,000 light-years.
A society that's provided for by television is a society that says it doesn't need too many parks or natural situations for children to play in because television will look after them.
I'm very shocked when I look at television and I see such an aggressive youth and image obsession in the representation of women on our screens.
So technologies, whether it is a telephone or an iPhone, computers in general or automobiles, television even, all individualize us. We all sit in front of our iPhones and communicating but are we really communicating?
They say that theater is the actor's medium, television is the writer's medium and film is the director's medium, and it's really true.
Yes, I started out as an anchor on television, but that was just 'me being me,' trying to make some pocket money.
Lamentably, alien audiences may be frustrated by the switch to digital television. That's because the transmitter power for DTV is fairly evenly spread across the spectrum. The spikiness is gone, and from afar, the attention-grabbing squeals of analog television's carriers have been replaced by DTV's smooth, low hiss.
For my generation of actors, it was about the theatre. Television didn't exist. Coaxial cable didn't exist.
I've been on sets where I broke my ankle on a television show doing a stunt playing Arthur in 'Camelot.' That was because it was really rushed, and it hadn't been thought through properly.
I think feature film can be quite conservative, because you have to now get audiences to come out, and it's quite a hard thing to do. Of course, television can be conservative too.