06/22/15: LA makes HBO’s Veep an offer it doesn’t refuse; ABC’s Astronaut Wives Club debuts to a 1.1 rating; Comcast founder Ralph Roberts dead at 95

A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE FROM SPIKE LIP SYNC BATTLE IS A SMASH HIT!  #1 in its time slot A18-49, 57 million viewers, fastest growing channel on YouTube, 188 million streams Hosted by LL COOL J with color commentary from Chrissy Teigen New Episodes Thursday July 9th 10/9c SPIKE: THE ONES TO WATCH Sources: 1. Nielsen […]

06/22/15: Netflix orders comedy from Mitch Hurwitz, Maria Bamford; Snapchat signs deal with Live Nation; Whistle Sports hires new Chief Creative Officer

CYNOPSISDIGITAL 06.22.15 Good morning. It’s Monday June 22, 2015, and this is your first early morning digital briefing. Watcheroo Premieres and Tune-in Alerts for June 22-28: –      People Now at People.com, Monday-Friday at 8:30a ET and 11:30a ET: Guests include Hilary Duff, rapper T.I. and his wife Tameka “Tiny” Harris, Ashley Tisdale (Clipped), […]

06/22/15: NBC Sports/NASCAR prepare for fast track; FOX’s US Open weekend; FIFA gets a flier

A CYNOPSIS MESSAGE FROM NBC SPORTS NASCAR RETURNS TO NBC SPORTS IN 12 DAYS Race coverage kicks off July 4th Weekend and culminates with the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship on November 22nd 20 Sprint Cup Races 19 XFINITY races Exclusive rights to practice and qualifying sessions Exclusive TV Everywhere rights Original programming including NASCAR America […]