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02.04.15

Good morning. It’s Wednesday, February 4, 2015, and this is your first early morning briefing.

Tonight’s Premieres:
ABC: Fresh Off the Boat at 8:30p
Food: Mystery Diners at 9:30p
PBS: Earth: A New Wild at 9p
WE tv: Match Made In Heaven at 8p

Tonight’s Finales:
MTV: Snooki & JWOWW at 10p
TV One: Unsung at 8p

Kevin Reilly’s making changes at the top. The new president of TBS and TNT and chief creative officer of Turner Entertainment is splitting the networks’ original programming team into two units: Sarah Aubrey has been tapped to serve as EVP of original programming for TNT, while Brett Weitz was promoted to EVP of original programming for TBS. Sandra Dewey is being elevated to president, TNT and TBS Productions and business affairs, running the expanded in-house production arm supplying the two networks. “Over the next couple of years, we will continue to sharpen and evolve our brands by doubling down on original programming and being tenacious about our networks’ value proposition,” said Reilly. “These leadership appointments are the important first step in that direction.”

IN THE NEWS

Why is Discovery Communications is skipping the party? Last year’s Upfront event for the company’s networks featured boldfaced names (Oprah! Honey Boo Boo!) – even a marching band – but this year’s message is “Up Close and Personal.” Forgoing glitz, Discovery’s getting right to business, with one-on-one meetings at media agencies. “Our business is evolving and therefore we are evolving with it by creating a concept that brings the presentation directly to the agencies,” Joe Abruzzese, president of advertising sales at Discovery Communications, tells Cynopsis. “With the breadth of our portfolio, we have something for everyone and we are extremely excited about our new approach to the Upfront this year.Our goal is to get closer to the client’s needs by presenting a one-on-one experience with a truly up close and personal dialogue.”

Diane Sawyer is in the final stages of negotiating an interview with Bruce Jenner to discuss the former Olympian’s coming out as transgender, reports Buzzfeed. Jenner has been photographed recently wearing earrings, painted nails and cosmetics; the Sawyer talk will reportedly run ahead of an E! reality series about Jenner’s transition journey.

Music industry great Clive Davis will be presented with the Vanguard Award at The 46th NAACP Image Awards, airing on TV One Friday, Feb. 6 at 9p. The honor recognizes an individual whose work increases understanding and awareness of racial and social issues.

Jonny Slow is turning in his CEO title at Zodiak Americas. Said Zodiak Media CEO Marc-Antoine d’Haulluin, who will take on the role on an interim basis, “We are sorry to see him go and wish him luck with his future endeavors which, having worked closely with him over the last 18 months, I know are certain to be as exciting as the ride he has had here.” Slow, who will consult during the transition period, said while he’s “had a lot of fun building Zodiak Americas over the last three years, the time is right for me to move on to my next endeavor.”


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PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT

CW gave the green light to three pilots: supernatural drama Dead People, written and produced by Tom Kapinos (Californication); thriller anthology series Tales From the Dark Side, from producers Alex Kurtzman and Bob Orci and writer Joe Hill (Locke & Key), and drama Cordon, from Julie Plec (The Vampire Diaries) and director David Nutter.

Morgan Freeman and Lori McCreary inked a multi-year first-look deal for their Revelations Entertainment with CBS Television Studios. “Since the beginning of our partnership on Madam Secretary, we were determined to lure Revelations to the studio in a bigger way,” saidCBS TV Studios president David Stapf. “Lori and Morgan are collaborative, insightful and a pleasure to work with in all parts of the creative process.”

Production has started on season two of Welcome to Sweden, exec produced by series star Greg Poehler and sister Amy Poehler, announced Entertainment One. Neve Campbell (Party of Five) is set to guest star in a major role in the fish-out-of-water comedy, returning to NBC, TV4 in Sweden and Bell Media in Canada with 10 fresh eps.

Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life nabbed a pilot order from Fox. The comedy about post-college misadventures comes from 20th Century Fox Television and The Jackal Group.

USA ordered 10 eps of Colony, starring Josh Holloway (Lost) and Sarah Wayne Callies (The Walking Dead). Carlton Cuse (Bates Motel) is exec producing the thriller, a co-production between Legendary Television and Universal Cable Productions that will shoot in LA.

How do you make Generation Edge (born 1995 and after) co-curators of your network or brand? Find out Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Cynopsis webinar, Generation Edge: Catching the New Wave of Viewers. Andrea Russett (YouTube Star, Twitter Influencer and Gen Edger) joins our experts to answer your questions about this emerging demo. Register your team here.

COMING UP

Rihanna will be joined by Kanye West and Paul McCartney for the debut performance of the new single, “FourFiveSeconds,” on the 57th Annual Grammy Awards. LL Cool J-hosted show airs Sunday, February 8 at 8p.

Surveillance camera footage, witness interviews and re-creations are employed to show the moments leading up to a murder in ID’s See No Evil, premiering Tuesday, February 17 at 10p. First installment of the docu-series, produced by Arrow International Media, focuses on a girl who goes to the mall the buy her boyfriend a gift…but never makes it home.

Also on the way from ID: The Mind of a Murderer. Premiering Thursday, February 19 at 10p, the series centers on a female expert on criminal behavior who pushes violent behind-bars murderers to confess their crimes. The Silence of the Lambs-like scenario “delivers an unparalleled sense of danger and an edge-of-your-seat experience,” said Henry Schleiff, group president, Discovery Networks, “that is best enjoyed with a glass of Chianti and a side of fava beans.”

I feel witty? Oxygen’s Funny Girls premieres Tuesday, April 7 at 9p. Docu-series produced by Brownstone Entertainment follows six female comics making a go for it in LA.

It’s a date! Cynopsis is publishing special evening editions during Upfront season. To share info on your event, contact Lynn@cynopsis.com.

Fifty years after the passage of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, Smithsonian Channel is premiering a special revealing the role played by black landowners and independent farmers in the civil rights legislation. Mississippi Inferno, narrated by Danny Glover, airs in two parts Monday, February 16 at 8p and 9p.

Cherokee Nation is launching a monthly program, Osiyo, Voices of the Cherokee People, highlighting the tribe’s history and culture. Documentaries will air on local television markets and online at www.Osiyo.tv beginning Sunday, February 15.

Americans who walk over 200 miles carrying 50-lb. backpacks for up to 72 hours are featured on Sportsman’s Amazing America with Sarah Palin. Field host Jerry Carroll introduces participants in “Survival Trial” Thursday, February 5 at 9p. As tough as it sounds? “I picked up one of the backpacks carried by the participants and nearly fell over it was so heavy,” said Carroll.

ASPiRE premieres Doin’ It In the Park: Pick-Up Basketball, NYC as part of its Black History Month programming on Thursday, February 19 at 9p and 11p. Documentary explores the history, culture and social impact of NYC’s summer b-ball scene.

TV One viewers sticking around after the NAACP Image Awards Friday night will get a sneak peek at the net’s new series, Born Again Virgin, at 11p. Dramedy focusing on a vlogger who turns to celibacy after a string of disastrous dates will make its official premiere this summer.

 

CASTING

Malin Akerman (Trophy Wife) stars opposite Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis in Showtime pilot Billions. Drama set in the world of high finance is shooting in New York.

Tone Bell (Bad Judge) has been cast in NBC comedy pilot People Are Talking, says the Hollywood Reporter. Bell co-stars as a stand-up comic.

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CASTING CALL: ABC’s hit series Extreme Weight Loss is back for season 6 and seeking celebrities who want to use their influence to nominate & support a friend, relative or even a fan along their weight loss journey. If you are a public figure and want to pay it forward, contact Casting Director, Lindsay at lindsayluttrell@gmail.com (2/5)

DISTRIBUTION & CARRIAGE

El Rey is now available to Suddenlink customers in selected cities. “Our content reflects the changing face of the American television viewer and we’re proud that Suddenlink and other distributors support this new and growing audience,” said net founder and chairman Robert Rodriguez.

SYNDICATION

Rohrs Media Group reports that renewals are brisk for their M-F strip, Bridezillas, for the 2015 and 2016 seasons. The strip will add 66 new, never-before-seen-in-syndication, HD episodes to the fall 2015 lineup.

RATINGS

ABC’s The Bachelor rose 9 percent among A18-49 versus the prior Monday, to a season high 2.5/7, for dating drama that included a sensuality guru, a hot air balloon and a contestant who doesn’t shower. NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice also hit a season high, with 2.1/6, as did  CBS’s 2 Broke Girls with 2.4/7. 

NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams was the number one evening newscast in total viewers and among A25-54 for the month of January, its second monthly win in the news demo. NBC Nightly has been the number one show in total viewers for 280 consecutive weeks.

Steve Harvey had a good week: his self-named syndie talker hit a season high the week ending January 25, up 5 percent versus the week prior to reach 2.1; among W25-54, the show saw a 10 percent lift, to 1.1. The talk show host’s game show, Family Feud, scored a series high 6.8, up 3 percent.

Top talker Dr. Phil had a three percent rise versus last week, to 3.4, up 3 percent for its highest rating in eight weeks. Among S25-54, Dr. Phil tied Kelly & Michael with 1.7.

Good boy! Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl was the top cable telecast across the day on Super Bowl Sunday (excluding sports) in key demos, including P2+ (2.8 million), HH (1.6 million) P25-54 (1 million) and W25-54 (659,000). The net ranked second in all of television among P25-54, after NBC, during its 3-5p premiere.

TNT‘s Major Crimes wrapped up season three with back-to-back episodes on January 12, garnering 7.1 million viewers in Live+7 delivery, with 2.2 million A5-54 and 1.6 million A18-49, to rank among basic cable’s top 3 most-watched scripted series in Live+7.

NIELSEN TWITTER TV TOP TEN for the week of 1/26/15
Program, Date, Unique Audience (000), Tweets (000)
NFL Honors
(NBC), 1/31, 5174, 190
Scandal (ABC), 1/29,
3729, 527
The Bachelor (ABC), 1/26
2871, 101
Grey’s Anatomy (ABC), 1/29,
2646, 139
How to Get Away With Murder (ABC) 1/29,
2164, 169
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) 2/01,
2094, 124
Pretty Little Liars (ABC Family), 1/27,
2049, 172
WWE Monday Night RAW (USA), 1/26,
1919, 162
Empire (FOX) 1/28,
1866, 222
Parks and Recreation (NBC) 1/27,
1853, 42
Source: Nielsen. Nielsen Social captures relevant Tweets from three hours before through three hours after broadcast, local time. Unique Audience measures the audience of relevant Tweets ascribed to a program from when the Tweets are sent until the end of the broadcast day at 5am. The data includes new/live primetime and late fringe programming only and excludes sports events. For multicast events, networks are listed alphabetically and metrics reflect the highest Unique Audience across all airing networks.

Broadcast Evening News Shows Weekly Average Ratings (week of January 26, 2015)
NBC: Nightly News 9.89 million total viewers; 2.1/8 and 2.54 million A25-54
ABC: World News 9.49 million total viewers; 1.9/7 and 2.32 million A25-54
CBS: Evening News 8.01 million total viewers; 1.7/6 and 1.99 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI Total Viewers and A25-54 Live+SD

Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of 1/19/15 ranked in order by HH Rtg
Wheel of Fortune (CTD) 7.4AA
Judge Judy (CTD) 7.1AA
Jeopardy (CTD) 7.0AA
Family Feud (2/T) 6.8AA
Big Bang Theory (WB) 6.6AA
Modern Family (2/T) 4.2AA
Entertainment Tonight (CTD) 3.6AA
Dr. Phil Show (CTD) 3.4AA
Live with Kelly & Michael (DAD) 3.3AA
Inside Edition (CTD) 3.2AA
Two and a Half Men (WB) 3.1AA
Source: Nielsen Media Research

Top 11 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of 1/19/15 ranked in order by A18-49 Rtg
Big Bang Theory (WB) 3.3AA
Modern Family (2/T) 2.4AA
Family Feud (2/T) 2.3 AA
Family Guy (2/T) 1.7AA
Judge Judy (CTD) 1.7AA
Wheel of Fortune (CTD) 1.6AA
Jeopardy (CTD) 1.5AA
How I Met Your Mother (2/T) 1.5AA
Two and a Half Men (WB) 1.3AA
Seinfeld (SPT) 1.2AA
Mike & Molly (WB) 1.2AA
Source: Nielsen Media Research

Top 10 Broadcast Programs among A18-49 rating/share for the week of 1/26/15
NBC:
Super Bowl 39.1/79
NBC: Super Bowl Post, 26.3/57
NBC: The Blacklist, 8.4/23
CBS: Big Bang Theory 4.5/15
FOX: Empire 4.3/13
ABC: Scandal 3.6/11
ABC: How to Get Away With Murder 3.1/10
FOX: American Idol (Wed.) 2.9/9
CBS: Mom, 2.8/9
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Top Ten Basic Cable Network Performance among Total Viewers for the week of: 1/12/15 (Live+7)
Primetime(000)/Total Prog. Day (000)
ESPN
5067/ESPN 1606
DSNY 2173/DSNY 1293
TBSC 2107/USA 1228
USA 2105/NICK 1218
TNT 1975/ADSM* 1181
HIST 1721/TOON 1028
LIF 1621/FOXN 985
HGTV 1545/TNT 963
FOXN 1436/ HGTV 823
DISC 1431/NAN* 815?
Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data. All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of
116,400,000 homes. * + Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24 hour day. Notes: Data based on most currently available Nielsen Data stream; Final Live+7. Primetime is Mon-Sat 8p-11p and Sun 7p-11p. Total day is Mon-Sun 6a-6a for household and demographic performances.

Top Ten Basic Cable Network Performance among A18-49 for the week of: 1/12/15 (Live+7)?Primetime (000), Total Prog. Day (000)
ESPN
2159/ESPN 778
TBSC 1016/ADSM* 683
USA 834/USA 483
LIFE 748/TBSC 433
FAM 709/NAN* 388
FX 691/TNT 358
ADSM 690/NICK 354
TNT 662/DSNY 23
DISC 616/TOON 311
BRAV 591/FX 302
Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data. All ratings based on Total US Television Universe
116,400,000 homes. * + Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24 hour day. Notes: Data based on most currently available Nielsen Data stream; Final Live+7. Primetime is Mon-Sat 8p-11p and Sun 7p-11p. Total day is Mon-Sun 6a-6a for household and demographic performance.

Top 10 Basic Cable Programs among A18-49 (000) for the week of: 1/12/15 (Live+7)?
College Football Playoff Championship
(ESPN) 14160
2015 Oregon/Ohio State (ESPN) 11992
College Football Bowl Studio (ESPN) 6837
College Football Bowl Studio (ESPN) 6159
College Football Bowl Studio (ESPN) 4216
American Horror Story (FX) 3800
Sportscenter (ESPN) 3483
Gold Rush
(DISC) 2729
Whitney (LIF) 2581
The Real Housewives of Atlanta (BRAV) 2442
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.?All ratings based on Total US Television Universe
of 116,400,000 homes; Ranked by Delivery (000); Final Live+7

Monday A18-49 Analysis: ABC won the most A18-49 viewers Monday with 2.1/6, according to final primetime national ratings from Nielsen. ABC grabbed the top spot at 8p with 2.5/8 for The Bachelor, followed by a 2.3/7 average for CBS’s 2 Broke Girls and Mike & Molly. The Bachelor maintained the lead at 9p with 2.6/8, versus 2.2/6 for NBC’s The Apprentice. CBS snatched first at 10p with 1.7/5 for NCIS: Los Angeles; ABC’s Castle was second with 1.4/4.

A18-49:ABC 2.1/6, CBS 1.8/5, NBC 1.8/5, FOX 1.7/5, UNI 1.1/3, CW .6/2, TELE .6/2, ION .5/1

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Monday, February 2, 2015  time period averages. Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.
CBS: 5.8/9
2 Broke Girls 5.7/9, Mike & Molly 5.9/9, Scorpion [r] 5.2/8, NCIS: Los Angeles 6.2/11
ABC: 5.3/9
The Bachelor 5.5/9, Castle 4.9/9
NBC: 4.0/7
The Apprentice 4.5/7, State of Affairs 3.1/5
FOX 3.1/5
Gotham 3.5/5, Sleepy Hollow 2.8/4
UNIVISION: 1.7/3
Mi Corazon es Tuyo 1.8/3, Hasta Fin del Mundo 1.7/3, Que te Perdone Dios 1.5/3
ION: 1.0/1
Criminal Minds 1.1/2, Criminal Minds 1.0/2, Criminal Minds .8/1
TELEMUNDO: .8/1
Los Miserables .8/1, Tierra de Reyes .7/1, Duenos del Paraiso 1.0/2
CW: .9/1
Originals .9/1, Jane the Virgin .8/1

Sunday A18-49 Analysis: NBC clobbered the competition for A18-49 viewers Sunday with 31.68 on Super Bowl night, according to final primetime national ratings from Nielsen. The Super Bowl scored 38.2/81 at 7p, versus .6/1 for Univision’s Aqui y Ahora Sun’s .6/1. The game delivered 40.8/80 at 8p, followed by 1.1/2 for the first hour of Uni’s Nuestra Belleza. NBC earned 40.8/78 at 9p, opposite 1.3/3 for Uni’s Nuestra Bellaza. A 17.4/40 average for Super Bowl Post and The Blacklist gave NBC first at 10p; Uni’s Nuestra Belleza held the second position with 1.3/3.

A18-49: NBC 31.3/68, UNI 1.1/2ABC .6.1/ FOX .5/1, CBS .4/1, TELE .3/1, ION .1/0

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Sunday, February 1  time period averages. Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.
NBC: 38.8/61
Super Bowl Game XLIX 48.1/71, Super Bowl Post 31.1/49, The Blacklist 13.2/24
CBS: 2.1/3
60 Minutes Presents 1.9/3, NCIS [r] 1.9/3, CSI [r] 2.1/3, Criminal Minds [r] 2.6/4
ABC: 1.5/2
America’s Funniest Home Videos [r] 1.4/2, America’s Funniest Home Videos [r] 1.5/2, Shark Tank [r] 1.2/2, Shark Tank [r] 1.2/2
UNIVISION: 1.4/2
Aqui y Ahora Sun .9/1, Nuestra Belleza 1.6/2
FOX: .7/1
Bob’s Burgers [r] .5/1, The Simpsons [r] .7/1, The Simpsons [r] .9/1, Brooklyn Nine-Nine [r] .6/1, Family Guy [r] .7/1, Bob’s Burgers [r] .7/1
TELE: .3/0
Cine Nuestro .3/0, Top Chef Estrella .30, Suelta la Sopa Extra .1/0
ION: .3/0
Space Cowoys .3/0, The Guardian .4/1

Saturday A18-49 Analysis: NBC had the most A18-49 viewers Saturday with 1.1/4, according to final primetime national ratings from Nielsen. NBC was first at 8p with .9/3 for SNL’s NFL Saturday, followed by .8/3 for ABC’s Despicable Me. NBC’s NFL Honors scored 1.2/4 to top 9p, versus 1.0/4 for ABC’s movie. NBC still led at 10p, rising to 1.3/5 with NFL Honors; CBS’s 48 Hours was second.

A18-49:NBC 1.1/4, ABC .8/3, CBS .6/2, UNI .6/2, FOX .4/2, ION .3/1, TELE .2/1

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, January 31, 2015  time period averages. Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.
CBS: 3.0/5
Crimetime Saturday [r] 2.4/4, Crimetime Saturday [r] 2.8/5, 48 Hours [r] 3.8/7
NBC: 2.6/5
SNL’s NFL Saturday 2.4/4, NFL Honors 2.8/5
ABC: 1.9/4
Despicable Me 1.9.3, 20/20 2.0/4
UNIVISION: 1.1/2
Sabado Gigante 1.1/2
FOX 1.1/2
Backstrom [r] 1.1/2, Red Band Society 1.1/2
ION: 1.1/2
Criminal Minds 1.3/2, Criminal Minds 1.0/2, Criminal Minds 1.0/2
TELE: .3/1
Cine Millonario .4/1, Futbol Estelar .2/0

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SPRING OR SUMMER INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: Digital Mktg/Social Media Internship 2015 GSNTV/Santa Monica CA: Interested in a fun & creative internship this summer? Do you like game shows? Do you want to learn more about working for a TV network? Res/cvr: tvcareers@gsn.com (2/6)

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WHAT’S ON TONIGHT – WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 4, 2015


ABC: The Middle, Fresh Off the Boat [p], Modern Family, Fresh Off the Boat, Nashville
CBS: The Mentalist, Criminal Minds, Stalker
CW: Arrow, The 100
FOX: American Idol, Empire
NBC: The Mysteries of Laura, Law & Order; SVU, Chicago PD
PBS: Nature [r], Earth: A New Wild [
p]
Telemundo: Los Miserables, Tierra de Reyes, Duenos del Paraiso
Univision: Mi Corazon Es Tuyo, Hasta el Fin del Mundo, Que te Perdone Dios…Yo No

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