How to Cite a TV Show or Radio Broadcast in MLA


TV/Radio Broadcasts – Any program watched or heard. Information on the writer, director, etc. can often be found on DVD covers (below) or online.



Writer Last, First M. “Show/Episode Title.” Program Series Name. Prod. First M. Last. Dir. First M. Last. Network Name. Call, City, State, Date Mon. Year. Television/Radio.

Station Note: If citing a well known station, the city and state are not needed.

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Note: Writer information not found, name of producer put instead.


DeMarcos, David, prod. “Mountains and Sky.” Aerial Series of the Planet Earth. Discovery Channel.



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