12/01/16: CBS get dramatic for midseason; Showtime pulls out of Masters of Sex; Grant Tinker dies at 90


A New Thanksgiving Tradition-Hallmark Channel!
5 Original Movie Premieres in 5 Consecutive Nights
Attracts More Viewers Than Any Other Cable Network.

MOST WATCHED Network Thanksgiving Week with
W25-54, W18-49, HHs and Total Viewers!

The Holidays Continue with More Original Movies this weekend on Both Networks.
A Dream of Christmas and Looks Like Christmas Premieres on Hallmark Channel and
Hearts of Christmas Premieres on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. Click here for source..


Good morning. It’s Thursday December 1, 2016, and this is your first early morning briefing.

Tonight’s Premieres:
ABC: The Great American Baking Show at 9p
A&E: The First 48 at 8p, Nightwatch at 9p
Bravo: Top Chef at 10p
Cooking: Cheap Eats at 10p
DIY: Love Yurts at 10p
HGTV: Flip or Flop at 9p


Viewers Say ‘I Do’ to Sunday Nights on TLC
90 Day Fiancé ratings continued to climb ending in an explosive night for TLC!

The season finale averaged over 2.0M P2+ viewers.
Highest rated episode ever with the hard to reach W18-34!
Highest rated episode of the season with Women.

Keep watching Sunday nights on TLC for all new
Sister Wives at 8/7c
Married by Mom and Dad at 10/9c
Click here for source.


Veteran TV executive Jane Latman is on the rise at Discovery. She’s been promoted to EVP, development and research, for ID, Destination America and American Heroes Channel. Simultaneously, Latman continues as GM for Destination America, and will continue to report to group president Henry Schleiff.
CBS is introducing a whole lot of drama with the announcement of its midseason lineup that includes the series premieres of Ransom, Training Day and Doubt. The network will roll out its new scripted programming on Sunday, January 1, with the launch of Ransom, a crime drama about a world-renowned crisis and hostage negotiator. The show will then move to its regular Saturday 9p time period.  Crime thriller Training Day, starring Bill Paxton and Justin Cornwell, debuts Thursday, February 2 at 10p; Katherine Heigl-starring Doubt, about a brilliant attorney at a boutique firm who starts to fall for her charismatic client, debuts Wednesday, February 15 at 10p following the season finale of Code Black. Rounding out the schedule, competition series Hunted premieres Sunday, January 22, then moves to Wednesdays. The eighth season of Undercover Boss drops Wednesday, December 21 at 8p, the new Survivor season debuts Wednesday, March 8 at 8p, and The Amazing Race returns Friday, April 21 at 8p. The premieres of Superior Donuts and Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders are yet to be announced.

Two weeks after the season 4 finale, comes news that Showtime will not air a fifth season of period drama Masters of Sex. The series, which stars Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, has garnered critical acclaim but only modest ratings for the network, which did not provide details about its decision.

Retiring Dallas Police Chief David Brown is joining ABC News as a contributor starting January 1. Brown is a 33-year veteran of the Dallas Police Department; in July, five officers in his department were killed by a lone gunman during a peaceful protest against law enforcement and he became a voice to help his community heal.

Among the startling statistics offered in Tuesday’s Cynopsis webinar about podcasting came this, from Edison Research: a full 27 percent of people surveyed watched a TV show based on sponsorship or advertising they heard on a podcast. Experts from Edison, Midroll, Westwood One and advertiser Mack Weldon explained why podcasts have such a powerful influence on consumer behavior, and how networks and marketers can use this tool, in a webinar is available for download here.



Awards Deadlines:
JANUARY 10 – Top Women in Digital
JANUARY 31 – Sports Media Awards


London-based NBCUniversal International Studios, Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland (Germany) and TF1 (France) greenlit Gone, a procedural drama series based on Chelsea Cain‘s novel One Kick. Chris Noth will star in the 12 one-hour episodes, created by Matt Lopez (The Sorcerer’s Apprentice) to be launched in late 2017-early 2018. Gone tells the fictional story of Kit “Kick” Lannigan, survivor of a famous child abduction case and Frank Booth (Noth), the F.B.I. agent who rescued her. All episodes will be written, cast and produced in the US.

Producer Tom Jennings promises “a documentary like other” with Smithsonian Channel‘s The Lost Tapes: Pearl Harbor, premiering this Sunday at 9p. Hear more from Jennings on the technology that’s bringing history to life – plus a surprising piece of information about First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt – in the latest Cynsiders.

HBO is moving production of Ballers from Florida to California for season 3. The Dwayne Johnson-starring football comedy is set to reap $8.3 million from the latest round of California’s TV tax incentive program.

The Producers Guild of America is expanding its partnership with the Branded Entertainment Network. The continued strategic alliance provides BEN clients with integration opportunities across film, television and new media from PGA members.


Beginning this week, RLTV will air Marie! weekdays at 2p. Hosted by Marie Osmond, Marie! is an inspirational talk-show series. Celebrity guests participate in discussions on lifestyle tips and trends, and socially important issues. RLTV licensed cable rights to the series from Associated Television International.

Z Living will premiere three new series in a new primetime programming block that kicks off Tuesday, January 17. New series are: Finding Fido, which features photographer and New York Times best-selling author Seth Casteel (“Underwater Dogs,” “Pounce”), playing matchmaker to hopeful pet owners-to-be and dogs in need of homes, debuting at 8p and 8:30p. Altar’d, debuting at 9p, captures the journeys of six engaged couples determined to lose weight and adopt healthy lifestyles before saying “I do.” From Popsugar Studios, Conquered will debut at 10p with unique and uplifting stories about people  from the everyday to the influential  who have broken boundaries and conquered obstacles in order to achieve their goals.


Chicago Fire will celebrate its milestone 100th episode on Tuesday, December 6 at 10p on NBC. Appropriately titled “One Hundred,” the ep features Lt. Casey (Jesse Spencer) and Dawson (Monica Raymund) applying for permanent adoption of Louie.

Travel Channel‘s December Chillcation-er Don Wildman will dig deep into the mysteries of Alcatraz, the White House, dinosaurs and King Tut on special weekly episodes of Mysteries at the Museum beginning Thursday, January 5 at 9p.

VH1 is adding more talent to its upcoming VH1 Divas Holiday: Unsilent Night. Bebe Rexha, JoJo, and Serayah will join vocal forces for a group performance during the holiday concert event, which airs Monday, December 5 at 9p.


Paul Bettany (Gangster No. 1, Captain America: Civil War) will lead the cast of Discovery Channel’s upcoming scripted series Manifesto, set to air next year.  Produced with Lionsgate and Trigger Street Productions, the series will tell the story of how the FBI brought down Ted Kaczynski (Bettany), aka the “Unabomber.”


It’s back. Wonderama, the studio-audience participation show that entertained families for more than four decades, will mark its comeback on Saturday, January 7 featuring a new look, a new host – David Osmond – and a new array of guests and segments. Produced by Chuck Armstrong, Wonderama is syndicated nationally and will initially air across Tribune Broadcasting’s owned or operated stations in 13 US markets, with multiple brand extensions on key digital platforms.


Halo videogame developer 343 Industries and Pilgram Media Group (The Ultimate Fighter) are co-developing a reality-competition e-sports series featuring Halo 5: Guardians. This is the first project to emerge from the joint venture among Pilgrim, Lionsgate and esports developer ESL to create and distribute original esports entertainment content for television and digital distribution.


Canada’s Family Channel is lining up the a month of holiday-themed eps and other holiday treats including the December 2 network premiere of Get Santa, followed by classic holiday flick Home Alone 3. The merriment continues throughout the month with seasonal programming beginning at 10a every Saturday and Sunday and festive movies on Fridays and Saturdays at 8p, including The Flight Before Christmas, Santa’s Apprentice, Scoot and Kassie’s Christmas Adventure, and Hank Zipzer and the Christmas Catastrophe.

Bomanbridge Media, a Singapore-based content distribution and production agency, added animated series Mojicons, from Denmark’s Ink Group, to its lineup. Mojicons shows the behind-the-scenes world of the Internet, which is populated by Mojicons  the innumerable emoticons we routinely use in email communication and mobile messaging.


What it means to win a Social Good Award:

ESPN: “Winning a Cynopsis award in 2016 was a huge honor. Any time your work is recognized amongst the industry is a great achievement and one we don’t take for granted.”

Got Your 6: “By winning the 2016 Cynopsis Media’s Social Good Award, we’ve been able to show that Got Your 6 is a catalyst in changing the national narrative around veterans so that their leadership and skills are recognized and utilized at home.”

Throw your hat in the ring by entering before December 8. .



A&E Network’s Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath premiered Tuesday night at 10p to 2.1 million total viewers and 1.1 million viewers in the A25-54 demo, making it the network’s No. 1 new series launch in more than two years. The original docuseries also attracted 913,000 A18-49 viewers, according to Nielsen Fast Cable Ratings.
The Simpsons
propelled FXX into the ranks of the Top 10 basic cable networks. The first four days of the 13-day The Simpsons 600 Marathon, which began on Thanksgiving, drove FXX to rank No. 8 among all basic cable networks in A18-49 and No. 5 among A18-34 in Total Day viewing. In Primetime, FXX advanced to No. 10 among A18-49 and No. 5 among Adults 18-34 over the Thanksgiving holiday.
Hallmark Channel scored its strongest ratings performance of the 2016 “Countdown to Christmas” season with the network’s five new Thanksgiving Weekend Event original world premieres catapulting the network to No. 1 in Total Day for five consecutive nights (Wednesday, November 23 through Sunday, November 27) among W25-54 as well as to No. 1 in Prime Time from Wednesday, November 23 through Saturday, November 26 among Household ratings. Crown Media Family Networks‘ debut of the 65th anniversary ‘Hallmark Hall of Fame’ original movie A Heavenly Christmas also set delivery records, delivering a gross 5.2 HH rating across Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries as well as reaching the largest number of Total Viewers for a Crown Media original movie debut in the network’s history.

Univision Deportes delivered strong results with its sports content of the Liga MX Liguilla (playoffs). The Thursday, November 24 “Super Clasico” match between Club America and Chivas de Guadalajara on Univision Network, simulcast on UDN, delivered an average audience of 2.9 million Total Viewers 2+ and 1.6 million A18-49, largest audience ever, on any network, for a first leg match in a Liga MX Quarterfinal round.
Broadcast Evening News Shows Weekly Averages the week of November 21, 2016
ABC World News Tonight: 9.219 million total viewers, 1.6/6 A25-54
NBC Nightly News: 9.609 million total viewers, 1.8/7 A25-54
CBS Evening News: 8.006 million total viewers, 1.5/6 A25-54
Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI Total Viewers, Adults 25-54, Live+SD

Broadcast Morning Shows Weekly Average Ratings the week of November 21, 2016
ABC: Good Morning America: 5.026 million total viewers, 1.3/11 A25-54
NBC: Today: 4.657 million total viewers, 1.5/12 A25-54
CBS This Morning: 3.990 million total viewers, 1.0/8 A25-54
Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI Total Viewers, Adults 25-54, Live+SD

Top 10 Broadcast Programs among A18-49 rating/share for the week of November 21, 2016
NBC: NBC NFL Thursday Special (11/24) 6.9/25
NBC: NBC Sunday Night Football (11/27) 6.2/20
NBC: NBC NFL Thursday Pre-Game (11/24) 3.7/14
NBC: Football Night America Pt. 3 (11/27) 3.2/10
CBS: 60 Minutes (11/27) 2.8/8
NBC: This Is Us (11/22) 2.4/6
FOX: Rosewood Thanksgiving Special (11/24) 2.2/7
NBC: The Voice (11/21) 2.1/8
ABC: A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving (11/23) 2.0/9
ABC: Saturday Night Football (11/26) 2.0/9
CBS: NCIS (11/22) 1.9/7
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Top 10 Live+7 Playback Rankers by percentage for the week of November 7, 2016
Live+SD/Live+7/+7 percent gain
Designated Survivor (ABC) 1.2/3.0.150%
Quantico (ABC) .7/1.4/114%
How to Get Away With Murder (ABC) 1.2/2.5/108%
Conviction (ABC) .6/1.2/100%
Jane the Virgin (CW) .4/.8/100%
Supergirl (CW) .7/1.4/100%
The Blacklist (NBC) 1.1/2.4/100%
Secrets and Lies (ABC) .7/1.3/86%
Elementary (CBS) .7/1.3/86%
Supernatural (CW) .6/1.1/83%
The Exorcist (CBS) .6/1.1/83%
Scorpion (CBS) 1.1/2.0/82%
Lucifer (Fox) 1.0/1.8/80%
Once Upon a Time (ABC) .9/1.6/78%
Code Black (CBS) .9/1.6/78%
Vampire Diaries (CW) .4/.7/75%
Grey’s Anatomy (ABC) 1.9/3.3/74%
Based on the difference between Nielsen’s first-reported Live + Same Day and the final Live + 7 Day ratings (for regular, original programs only).

Top Ten Basic Cable Network Live+7 Performance among Total Viewers for the week of: 11/7/2016
Primetime (000), Total Prog. Day (000)
FOXN 4822/FOXN 2856
CNN 3170/CNN 1805
ESPN 2448/NICK 1466
HALL 2211/HALL 1117
MSNB 1915/MSNB 1068
AMC 1828/ESPN 981
USA 1563/ADSM* 948
TBSC 1514/DSNY 872
DISC 1351/NAN* 817
BRAV 1261/TOON 811
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; Preliminary: 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 Ten Basic Cable Network Live+7 Performance among A18-49 for the week of 11/7/2016
CNN 1385/CNN 676
FOXN 1123/FOXN 654
ESPN 1029/ADSM* 587
AMC 1016/ESPN 487
AMC 692/ADSM* 433
TBSC 674/NICK 403
FX 642/TBSC 302
ADSM 627/HALL 290
USA 586/MSNB 283
MSNB 527/ID 279
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; Preliminary: 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-Rated Cable Shows among A18-49 for the week of 11/7/2016 (000)
The Walking Dead (AMC) 10468
Election Night In America (CNN) 7462
Election Night In America (CNN) 7310
Election Night In America (CNN) 6904
Election Night In America (CNN) 6453
Election Night In America (CNN) 5750
America’s Election HQ (FOXN) 5750
America’s Election HQ (FOXN) 5277
America’s Election HQ (FOXN) 5051
Buffalo/Seattle (ESPN) 4903
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; Preliminary: Live+7. Primetime is Mon-Sat 8p-11p and Sun 7p-11p. Total day is Mon-Sun 6a-6a for household and demographic performance.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Monday, November 28, 2016 time period averages.
Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD
ABC: 6.0/10
CMA Country Christmas 4.3/7, Conviction 2.3/4
NBC: 4.8/8
The Voice 6.1/10, Timeless 3.0/5
CBS: 3.9/7
Big Bang Theory 5.3/9, Kevin Can Wait 3.7/6, Man With a Plan 3.0/5, The Odd Couple 3.0/5, Scorpion 3.5/6
FOX: 2.2/4
Gotham 2.1/3, Lucifer 2.5/4
CW: 1.1/2
Supergirl 2.1/3, Jane the Virgin 0.7/1
Despartar Contigo 0.9/1, Tres Veces Ana 1.2/2, Secretos Tres Veces Ana 1.1/2
TELE: 1.3/2
Sin Senos Si Hay Paraiso 1.2/2, Sin Senos Si Hay Paraiso 1.4/2

Monday A19-49: NBC 1.6/6, ABC .8/3, CBS 1.1/3, FOX 1.1/3, TELE 1.0/3, UNI .7/2, CW .7/2


Matt Lauer re-upped his contract with NBC morning show Today through 2018. The deal will see Lauer pocketing $20 million a year, according to The New York Post, which first reported the news.

NBC promoted business affairs executives Masami Yamamoto and Lee Straus. Yamamoto is the newly named EVP, business affairs, scripted programming for NBC Entertainment & Universal Television; Straus will be elevated to EVP, business affairs, alternative/reality and specials programming for NBC Entertainment & Universal Television Alternative Studio. Both have been part of NBC’s legal or business affairs departments since 2000.

Digital solutions company Iconic Group hired Jaclyn Cannon as its first chief digital officer. Cannon most recently was the director of mobile strategy for Cartoon Network.

Production company Derby added Catherine Orchard to its directorial roster. Orchard has worked in creative departments of companies including Bobbi Brown, Alice + Olivia, Jane and Travel + Leisure and Teen Vogue.


Grant Tinker, former chairman/CEO of NBC, died on Tuesday, November 29. He was 90. Tinker took the helm at NBC in 1981, and together with entertainment president Brandon Tartikoff delivered a massive ratings turnaround that saw NBC power up from last to first place in ratings with new shows including Cheers, The Cosby Show, Family Ties, Golden Girls and Hill Street Blues. Prior to his time at NBC, in 1969 Tinker and his then-wife, actress Mary Tyler Moore, launched indie production house MTM Enterprises, the company behind series including The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Rhoda, The Bob Newhart Show, WKRP in Cincinnati and Hill Street Blues. Tinker won a personal Peabody Award in 1994 and was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame in 1997. He is survived by his four children, including director/producer Mark Tinker and writer/producer John Tinker.


This Day in History: 1913 –
The first drive-in automobile service station opened, in Pittsburgh.

Answer to Our Last Trivia Question: Which primetime BFF was 15 at the start of the series, but portrayed by an actress who was actually 27? Lane Kim, played by Keiko Agena, was Rory’s bestie on Gilmore Girls (2000-2007) Kudos to: Maxine Dillon-MediaVest/Spark/NY; Taylor FlemingDiscovery Communications/NY; Faye Kulik-Fox Networks Group/NY; Arthur Reinstein -Corus Entertainment/Toronto; Cathy Russo-Viacom/NY; Kelly Sapp-Scripps Networks/NY; Hannah TattersallNBCUniversal/NY; Meredith Wayne-HTS/NY; Claire Heinichen-CMT/Nashville; Tim Rank-St. Louis; Tom Moore-Kalt Productions/LA; Whitney Wright-NBC/LA

Today’s Trivia QuestionSidekick Theme Week: Which sitcom BFFs attended a high school named after the show’s producer? (Email trivia@cynopsis.com with your answer and be sure to include your name, company, city and time zone. Unofficial rules: A limit of four correct answers from each time zone will be selected.).

TV Anagram: I Am Mood Ring Gone Car (Email trivia@cynopsis.com; first three respondents with the correct answer who aren’t in trivia – will be posted along with the answer on www.Cynopsis.com.)

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ABC: A Charlie Brown Christmas, The Great American Baking Show
CBS: The Big Bang Theory, The Great Indoors, Mom, Life In Pieces, Pure Genius
CW: DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Supernatural
FOX: Rosewood, Pitch
NBC: Football Night in Minnesota, NFL Football
PBS: This Old House Hour, In Their Own Words, Antiques Roadshow
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