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APA 7 Citation Style: TV/Web Series

Students' guide to APA 7

APA 7 Citation -- TV Show or Web-Based Show

References List Format

Last name of executive producer*, first & middle initials of executive producer(s). (Executive producer(s)).

     (Years of production). Title of TV /Web series [TV series or Web series]. Studio or distributor.


In-Text Citation Format (Direct Quote)

(Last name of executive producer*, Year of publication)


In-Text Citation Format (Paraphrased or Summarized)

(Last name of executive producer*, Year of publication)


*  If you have more than one executive producer, you would follow the same rules for citing anything else in APA 7.  If there are two, you list them both in the in-text citation.  If there are more than two, you include the last name of the first executive producer followed by et al. in the in-text citation.   

References List Example

Simon, D., Colesberry, R.F., & Kostroff Noble, N. (Executive producers). (2002-2008).  The wire [TV series]. 

     Blown Deadline Productions; HBO.

In-Text Citation Format (Direct Quote)

(Simon et al., 2002-2008)

In-Text Citation Format (Paraphrased or Summarized)

(Simon et al., 2002-2008)

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