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IN THE NEWS
 
Fox News host Sean Hannity told his supporters on Twitter yesterday he was giving away 500 Keurig coffee machines “as a thank you for always standing by me.” Keurig faced backlash from Hannity fans after announcing over the weekend it was pulling its ads from Hannity’s show as he was being criticized for his coverage of Roy Moore; on Monday CEO Bob Gamgort apologized to employees for the company’s handling of the matter. “We accept the apology of the Keurig CEO, and look forward to enjoying a nice cup of apolitical Joe,” posted Hannity.
 
The Directors Guild of America reports a record number of episodes were directed by women and minorities in the 2016-2017 television season. Topping the diversity list were 20th Century Fox companies, where 46% of all shows were directed by women or minorities, followed by CBS companies (39.8%), NBCUniversal companies (38.6%), Amazon (38.2%), Disney/ABC (36.3%) and Warner Bros. companies (36.2%). Bottom of the list: Netflix, with 20.5%.
 
62% of TV consumers say it’s a “struggle” to find something to watch, according to a new survey from PwC, and after a few minutes of searching, 20% of viewers resort to something they’ve already seen. For many, streaming is the solution – 79% of TV consumers said streaming services play a big role in discovering new programming.
 
NBC News SVP Matt Zimmerman, who oversaw a guest booking unit, was let go after an investigation into improper behavior. “We have recently learned that Matt Zimmerman engaged in inappropriate conduct with more than one woman at NBCU, which violated company policy,” said NBC News. “As a result he has been dismissed.”
 
Musician and actress Eve Jeffers Cooper (“What Ya Want”) has joined CBS daytimer The Talk as a host, joining Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne and Sheryl Underwood.  
 
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PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT
 
ABC upped its order for its Roseanne reboot to 9 episodes. The midseason comedy, complete with the original cast (including nuBecky Sarah Chalke in a different role), will debut in 2018.
 
USA gave a straight-to-series order to American Rust, based on the book by Philipp Meyer. Drama comes from Brian McGreevy and Lee Shipman (the Son), Universal Cable Productions, Platform One Media and producer Michael De Luca.
 
Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana greenlit production for animated comedy-adventure series D.N.Ace, about a mischief-maker with the ability to manipulate DNA. The mix of facts and sci-fi was created and exec produced by Matthew Wexler
 
Endemol Shine Latino and Boomdog are combining to form Endemol Shine Boomdog. The studio will produce scripted and unscripted content for the U.S. Hispanic and Mexican TV markets.
 
CBS is developing The Source, a crime drama from Stage 29 Productions and CBS Television Studios about a millennial reporter who teams with an LAPD detective to expose crimes.
 
Adventure drama Off-site landed a script commitment plus penalty from Fox. Project comes from 20th Century Fox Television and Sketch Films.
 
 
SOCIAL GOOD
 
Univision Communications has launched the Univision Foundation, a non-profit public charity aimed at supporting empowerment and philanthropic endeavors, as well as journalism, innovative storytelling and digital projects that serve Hispanic and multicultural communities. “More than ever we have a responsibility to the communities that make up today’s rising American mainstream,” said UCI’s president and CEO Randy Falco.The Univision Foundation will build a path to further engage, in tandem with partners that share our mission to empower Hispanics and our multicultural youth.”
 
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NEW & RETURNING SERIES
 
Season 6 of Nashville will premiere on CMT on Thursday, January 4. Series stars Hayden Panettier and Jonathan Jackson broke the news on Twitter.
 
The series premiere of VH1’s Teyana & Iman airs Monday, February 19 at 10p. Reality show follows newlywed power couple Teyana Taylor, a dancer/model/actress, and pro athlete/musician Iman Shumpert.
 
Netflix has a Christmas present for Fuller House fans – the comedy will be back for the second half of season 3 on Friday, December 22. Series star Candace Cameron Bure announced on Twitter that 9 new episodes are on the way.
 
MythBusters starts a new 14-episode season tonight, November 15 at 9p on Science Channel with new hosts Brian Louden and Jon Lung. What to expect? “Science Channel is ready to roll out the next generation of MythBusters,” Marc Etkind, Science’s GM, tells Cynopsis. “From their new California headquarter, Jon, Brian and the entire crew have done an amazing job of both busting myths and paying tribute to the franchise’s legacy.” MythBusters aired on Science sib Discovery from 2003-2016.
 
It’s all about icons – of all kinds – on the new season of Travel Channel’s Expedition Unknown, launching Wednesday, December 27 at 9p. “From discovering the true origins of Stonehenge to exploring beneath the enigmatic pyramids of the Mayan empire, we’re making incredible discoveries at the world’s most impressive landmarks,” says host Josh Gates. “But, we’re also tackling iconic items such as the lost treasure of America’s most notorious pirate and the stolen ruby slippers from The Wizard of Oz.”
 
Hulu announced a midseason programming slate that includes the season 3 premiere of The Path on Wednesday, January 7; the arrival of limited series The Looming Tower on Wednesday, February 28; the season 1 bow of Hard Sun on Wednesday, March 7; and the season 2 launch of The Handmaid’s Tale in April 2018.
 
CNBC’s The Profit kicks off season 5 on Tuesday, November 21 at 10p. Among the struggling businesses looking for help is Monica Potter Home, started by the Parenthood actress.
 
 
COMING UP
 
Lady Gaga, Nick Jonas and Shawn Mendes have joined the group of performers for the 2017 American Music Awards, airing live on Sunday, November 19 at 8p on ABC. Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish) is hosting, so she’ll be on hand when mom Diana Ross receives the lifetime achievement award.
 
Movie critic Leonard Maltin teams with Rotten Tomatoes’ Grae Drake for Reelz special Reelz Reviews: Movies on Demand, a special airing Tuesday, November 21 at 1:30a.
 
Frozen’s Idina Menzel and Kristen Bell will perform together for the first time on ABC’s The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration on Thursday, November 30 at 9p.
 
Bell will also star in, as well as exec produce, ABC musical special Encore! on Sunday, December 10 at 10p. The show reunites the cast of a high school musical..then has them perform it again 20 years later.
 
A&E’s Dog & Beth: Fight of Their Lives follows bounty hunter Duane “Dog” Chapman and his wife Beth as Beth battles throat cancer. Two-hour special premieres Monday, November 27 at 9p. Dog the Bounty Hunter aired on A&E for 7 seasons, starting in 2004.
 
Comedy Central satire special The Fake News with Ted Nelms, with sounds-like-it-could-be-real-but-its-not “news” delivered by a newscaster who looks suspiciously like Ed Helms, debuts Wednesday, December 13 at 10p. “Obviously there are lot of news organizations out there just making up a bunch of crap and calling it news,” said Helms. “But unlike those others, we’re doing it better, faker, and stupider. And we’re joking.”
 
Nat Geo WILD’s eighth annual “Big Cat Week” premieres Sunday, December 10 at 9p, with Jaguar vs. Croc.
 
 
CASTING
   
Starz announced the cast for upcoming half-hour drama series Vida. Onboard are Mishel Prada (Fear the Walking Dead: Passage), Karen Ser Anzoategui (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend), Chelsea Rendon (The Fosters), Carlos Miranda (Chicago PD), Maria Elena Laas (Suffering Man’s Charity) and Melissa Berrera (Club de Cuervos).
 
Isiah Whitlock Jr. (The Wire) landed a series regular role on Netflix dramedy The Good Cop, opposite Tony Danza and Josh Groban….Garret Dillahunt (The Gifted) is joining season 4 of AMC’s Fear the Walking Dead as a series regular, reports TVLine…. Coldplay’s Chris Martin will guest on the November 29 episode of ABC’s Modern Family.

 
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In its first “The State of Video” report, Group M notes that in the new world of video, “the 70-year-old symbiotic relationship between advertisers and television is threatened,” with advertisers increasingly in the business of re-thinking audiences. But TV and video taking on the data-rich, addressable characteristics of the internet offers the potential for direct and rapid response, the ability to think of narrower populations cohorts, and to address whole new categories of video consumption, like Esports. Here are the 3 paths Group M advises following “with equal vigor”:
  • Identify and leverage to the fullest extent the still-significant value in scheduled linear television.
  • Embrace the evolution of the most compelling consumer experience from broadcast to addressable and on-demand, and use data and targeting to compensate for declines in reach,
  • Actively embrace new forms of content and new channels of distribution with foster deliberate consumer choice and engagement.

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’s first commercial for the Olympic and Paralympic Games will debut Thursday, November 16 on NBCSN, during the Winter Olympic Trials. The 60-second “Mobility for All” spot highlights mobility stories of athletes at every stage of life, and introduces transportation solutions and advanced technology developed by Toyota.
 
 
DIGITAL DATA
 
Skinny bundle service Philo, which started on college campuses, has launched a TV option that includes programming from strategic investors A+E Networks, Discovery Communications, Scripps Networks Interactive and Viacom. A $16/month package includes 37 networks; $4 more will get viewers 9 more. A social media element is in the works for 2018, which the company said would make watching TV “a shared social experience for the first time.”  
 
Amazon denied reports that it is developing an ad-supported video platform. “We have no plans to create a free, ad-supported version of Prime Video,” said a spokesperson.
 
Fullscreen Media is closing its $6/month SVOD service next year. Fullscreen CEO George Strompolos explained the decision in a memo to staff: “We came to the conclusion that funding SVOD  –  a longer-term investment  –  was limiting our ability to invest in our dynamic Creator, Brand, and Rooster Teeth divisions that have more established scale and immediate impact.” 
 
Digital content studio iThentic is rebranding its distribution platform under the name iFestivus, and struck a strategic partnership with Funny or Die with the launch of a dedicated iFestivus comedy channel on that platform. iFestivus will showcase titles from iThentic’s library of content, including digital-first series Space Riders: Division Earth.  
 
Comcast and Sony announced that beginning in 2018, customers will be able to access their cable service via the Xfinity TV Partner app on Sony’s Android TVs for live and on demand programming, including local broadcast and public educational and governmental channels, as well as their cloud DVR recordings via the Xfinity TV Partner app. 
 
FX+ subscribers can get a head start on The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story. The first episode will be available Friday, January 12, 5 days before it premieres on FX.
 
 
GOING GLOBAL
 
9 Story Media Group has licensed season 5 of kids show Wild Kratts to Discovery Kids Latin America. Wild Kratts airs on PBS Kids in the U.S.
 
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RATINGS
 
PBS documentary The Vietnam War averaged 6.7 million viewers in Live+7 Nielsens, with a reach of 34 million. The premiere of the series in September was PBS’s top telecast since the series finale of Downton Abbey.
 
Hallmark Channel’s The Sweetest Christmas earned a 3.5 HH rating, 3.9 million total viewers and 821,000 among W25-54 in Live+SD Nielsens, making it Saturday’s highest-rated non-sports cable program among HHs and W25-54.  
 
In syndication the week ending November 5, newcomer Page Six TV rose 14% to .8 Live+SD, narrowing the gap with fellow rookie Daily Mail TV (down 9% to 1.0). Among W25-54, Page Six rose 25% to .5, to match Daily Mail in the demo.
 
Live with Kelly and Ryan rose 4% to hit a season high 2.4, its best performance since Ryan Seacrest debuted as co-host. The Real had its best rating in over 9 months, up 25% to 1.0.
 
Fox Business Network‘s Mornings with Maria recorded its highest-rated week of the year the week of November 6, with 168,000 viewers. FBN’s business day coverage scored 219,000 total viewers, while Lou Dobbs Tonight was the number one program in business television with 386,000 total viewers.
 
The week of November 6, UniMas registered double-digit audience gains among Total Viewers 2+ (+83% to 834,000), A18-49 (+67% to 363,000) and A18-34 (+62% to 138,000) versus comparable week in the 2016/2017 season.
 
TVision’s third quarter report looked at which programs grabbed the most eyes-on-screen attention among moms. What did the demo find most engaging during the summer and back-to-school season? “We found that between July and September moms gravitated to reality TV and competition shows, which was likely due to the prominence of these genres in the network’s summer schedules.” said Dan Schiffman, CRO of TVision Insights, tells Cynopsis. For more TVision data, see the charts below.
 
TVision’s Top 5 Most Attention-Grabbing Primetime TV Commercials in 3Q17
Yoplait Go-GURT (“Playground”)
Blue-Emu (“Mike Ditka and Johnny Bench Locker Room Talk”)
Go Daddy (“Topiary, Song by Rick Astley”)
Kohl’s (“No Coupons”)
U.S. Army (“Tunnel Halo”)
TVision measures eyes-on-screen attention to every second of programming and advertising on television.  
TVision’s 3Q17 Attention Index for Primetime Broadcast, Cable and OTT Shows
Cable:
TURN: Washington’s Spies (AMC) 175.0
My Giant Life (TLC) 170.0
Food Paradise (Travel) 168.8
Better Things (FX) 165.1
Chopped Junior (Food Network) 164.5
Broadcast:
Modern Family (ABC) 180.5
Great News (NBC) 180.3
Whose Line Is It Anyway? (CW) 160.0
Young Sheldon (CBS) 155.7
The Good Doctor (ABC) 155.7
TVision measures actual eyes on screen attention from an opt-in panel of 7500 people at 2000 U.S. households, second by second with privacy safe facial recognition technology.
 
Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of 10/30/17 ranked in order by HH Rtg
Judge Judy (CTD) 6.9 AA
Family Feud (2/T) 6.3 AA
Jeopardy (CTD) 6.0 AA
Wheel of Fortune (CTD) 5.9AA
The Big Bang Theory (WB) 4.7 AA
Dr. Phil (CTD) 3.5 AA
Entertainment Tonight (CTD) 3.0 AA
Inside Edition (CTD) 2.9 AA
Hot Bench (CTD) 2.5AA
Modern Family (2/T) 2.5 AA
 
Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of 10/30/17 ranked in order by A18-49 Rtg
The Big Bang Theory (WB) 1.9 AA
Family Feud (2/T) 1.6 AA
Judge Judy (CTD) 1.4 AA
Modern Family (2/T) 1.3 AA
Wheel of Fortune (CTD) 1.1 AA
Jeopardy (CTD) 1.1 AA
Family Guy (2/T) 1.1 AA
The Goldbergs (SPT) 1.0AA
Entertainment Tonight (CTD) .7AA
Two and a Half Man (WB) .7AA
 
Top 10 Broadcast Programs Among A18-49 ratings/share for the week of November 6, 2017
NBC: NBC Sunday Night Football 5.8/20
NBC + NFLN: Thursday Night Football 4.0/16
FOX: The OT 3.6/13
ABC: CMA Awards 3.2/12
NBC: Football Night America 3.2/11
CBS: Big Bang Theory 2.8/11
NBC: This Is Us 2.5/9
CBS: Young Sheldon 2.2/8
ABC: Saturday Night Football 2.1/9
NBC: The Voice 2.0/7
 
Top 10 Basic Cable Network Live+7 Performance among Total Viewers for the week of October 23, 2017
Primetime (000)/Total Prog. Day (000)
FOXN 2352/FOXN 1517
ESPN 2291/NICK 088
MSNBC 1577/ESPN 894
HALL 1538/MSNBC 888
USA 1475/HALL 858
AMC 1434/ADSM* 771
DISC 1275/ID 718
TBSC 1235/HGTV 713
HGTV 1234/USA 705
HIST 1113/NAN* 696
Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data. All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of 119,600,000 homes. *  + Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24-hour day. Notes: Data based on most currently available Nielsen Data stream: Preliminary: Live+7. Primetimes is Mon-Sat 8p-11p and Sun 7p-11p. Total day is Mon-Sun 6a-6a for household and demographic performances.
 
Top 10 Basic Cable Network Live+7 Performance among A18-49 for the week of October 23, 2017
Primetime (000)/Total Prog. Day (000)
ESPN 1013/ADSM* 472
AMC 772/ESPN 441
USA 603/NAN* 343
TBSC 547/NICK 333
ADSM 509/AMC 266
FX 490/USA 251
FRFM 456/ID 247
DISC 440/TBSC 245
BRAV 414/TOON 234
FOOD 396
FRFM 230
Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data. All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of 119,600,000 homes. *  + Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24-hour day. Notes: Data based on most currently available Nielsen Data stream: Preliminary: Live+7. Primetimes is Mon-Sat 8p-11p and Sun 7p-11p. Total day is Mon-Sun 6a-6a for household and demographic performances.
 
Top-Rated Cable Shows among 18-48 for the week of October 23, 2017 (000)
The Walking Dead (AMC) 7749
Redskins/Eagles (ESPN) 5041
American Horror Story (FX) 3139
Talking Dead (AMC) 2379
Love & Hip Hop Hollywood (VH1) 1906
SportsCenter (ESPN) 1776
WWE Entertainment (USA) 1728
Minnesota/Cleveland (NFLN) 1656
South Park (CMDY) 1633
Gold Rush (DISC) 1615
 
NIELSEN SOCIAL CONTENT RATINGS: Top Series and Specials by Total Interactions for the week of November 6, 2017
Program, Total Interactions (000), Facebook (000), Twitter (000)
CMA Awards (ABC) 5249, 4315, 935
Grey’s Anatomy (ABC) 713, 438, 275
The Walking Dead (AMC) 647, 359, 288
30 for 30 (ESPN) 588, 350, 238
WWE Monday Night RAW (USA) 422, 277, 146
WWE Smackdown (USA) 383, 262, 121
Hannity (Fox News) 339, 27, 312)
Saturday Night Live (NBC) 322, 120, 202
Empire (Fox) 315, 251, 64
This Is Us (NBC) 302, 220, 82
Source: Nielsen. Uniques and Interactions are a measure of total relevant U.S. social media activity grossed across Facebook and Twitter from three hours before through three hours after broadcast, local time. Includes primetime and late fringe programming with metrics available across social platforms on Broadcast and National Cable and excludes sports events.
 
Broadcast Evening News Shows Weekly Average Ratings week of November 6, 2017
ABC World News Tonight 9.17 million total viewers; 1.6/7 and 1.90 million A25-54
NBC Nightly News 8.58 million total viewers; 1.6/7 and 1.91 million A25-54
CBS Evening News 6.69 million total viewers; 1.2/5 and 1.41 million A25-54
 
Broadcast Morning News Shows Weekly Average Ratings week of November 6, 2017
ABC: Good Morning America 4.51 million total viewers; 1.2/10 and 1.39 million A25-54
NBC: Today 4.35 million total viewers; 1.2/11 and 1.49 million A25-54
CBS: This Morning 3.82 million total viewers; 0.8/7 and 1.00 million A25-54
 
Late Night Shows Weekly Average Ratings week of November 6, 2017
CBS: The Late Show 3.13 million total viewers; 615,000 among A18-49
ABC: Jimmy Kimmel Live 2.26 million total viewers; .629,000 among A18-49
NBC: The Tonight Show 2.01 million total viewers; 680,000 among A18-49
 
Live + Same Day Viewers AA (millions) Monday, November 13, 2017 time period averages
Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated Live+SD
ABC: 10.26 million
Dancing With the Stars 10.14, The Good Doctor 10.5
NBC: 8.03 million
The Voice 9.49, The Brave 5.11
CBS: 5.03 million
Kevin Can Wait 6.14, Man with a Plan 5.37, Superior Donuts 4.96, 9JKL 4.35, Scorpion 4.69
FOX: 3.29 million
Lucifer 3.61, The Gifted 2.97
CW: 1.42 million
Supergirl 1.86, Valor .98
TELEMUNDO: .93 million
Cesar .65, Sin Senos Si Hay Paraiso 1.17, Senora Acero 4 1.03
UNIVISION: 1.11million
Rosa de Guadelipe 1.18, Mi Marido Tiene Familia 1.19, Caer en Tentacion .96
 
Monday A18-49 Analysis: ABC 1.7/6, NBC 1.6/6, FOX 1.0/4, CBS .9/3, UNI .5/2, TELE .5/2, CW .4/1
 
 
EXECUTIVE MOVES
 
Zuri Rice has been promoted to Senior Vice President Short-form Original Content at Nickelodeon. Rice had been Vice President Original Programming and Development.
 
Univision Communications appointed Ignacio Meyer as Senior Vice President of Music. Meyer will focus on driving global strategy and developing business opportunities for UCI’s portfolio and music industry partners.
 
Eric Berger has been upped to Executive Vice President and Chief Digital Officer for Sony Pictures Television Networks, broadening his digital responsibilities at the company, where he’ll continue as GM for Crackle.
 
Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment elevated Elana Sofko to the newly-created position of Chief Operating Officer. Sofko has served as SVP of Business Development and Distribution since 2016.

 



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VP, DISTRIBUTION STRATEGY/Viacom/NYC: Lead affiliate & dist strategy projects by dvlpg data-driven analyses, conducting rsrch & preparing plans/presentations. 8-10+ yrs strategy/business dvlpment or consulting role, pref w/in the media industry. Strong knwlg mkt trends. Full info/apply HERE (11/21)

 
JOB OPENING: DIGITAL CAMPAIGN MGR/NECN/Newton Mass: Administers complex and multi-platform sales and marketing campaigns – must be detail orientated! Proficient in PP. BA deg. Familiarity with ad serving systems (FreeWheel, Doubleclick DFP, Wide Orbit, Operative One, MOAT etc.) Full info/apply HERE (11/20)
 
JOB OPENING: DIRECTOR, PAID SOCIAL/GLOW/NYC: Develop/manage paid social campaigns for high-profile media and entrtnmt clients, work closely with Sr. Leadership across the agency to create/identify new business opps and grow paid team. 5+ years exp w paid social and leading a team. Full Info HERE Apply to jobs@weareglow.com (11/20)

 

JOB OPENING: PRODUCT MGR/Cross MediaWorks/NYC: Former hands on exp as Proj mgr req’d. Strong tech background in lrg-scale analytics application dvlpmnt. 5 -7 yrs software product mngmnt exp ideally in linear TV, broadcast media, programmatic, online advertising . Travel to Philly reg. Full info/apply HERE (11/20)

 

JOB OPENING: SR DIRECTOR, PRODUCT MARKETING/Cross MediaWorks/NYC: Lead our product mktg team. Responsible for building our product-specific messaging. Min 8+yrs product marketing exp w/focus in advertising technology and addressable TV. Full info/apply HERE (11/19)

 

JOB OPENING: SALES PLANNER/Cross MediaWorks/Chicago: Responsible for assisting the Sales Team in planning, strategic selling and support functions. Create/revise upfront/scatter plans for agencies/clients. BA Deg w/1-2 yrs exp in media. Full info/apply HERE (11/19)

 

JOB OPENING: NATIONAL CABLE MEDIA BUYER/Bluewater Media/Clearwater FL: Responsible for planning, negotiating & buying nat’l cable for all assigned clients, in addition to research, development, and presentation of media plans. 5+ years of experience.  DRTV experience is a plus. Resume/cover letter HERE (11/19)


 
WHAT’S ON TONIGHT – WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 15
 
 
ABC: The Goldbergs, Speechless, Modern Family, American Housewife, Designated Survivor
CBS: Survivor, SEAL Team, Criminal Minds
CW: Riverdale, Dynasty
FOX: Empire, Star
NBC: The Blacklist, The Voice, Chicago P.D.
PBS: A Year in Space [r], Beyond a Year in Space, The Farthest – Voyager in Space [r]
Telemundo: El Cesar, Sin Senos Si Hay Paraiso, Senora Acero 4: La Coyote
Univision: La Rosa de Guadalupe, Mi Marido Tiene Familia, Caer en Tentacion

 

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