Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

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Hallmark Channel’s Original Saturday Night Movie Premiere
Delivered More W18-49 & W25-54 than ALL Broadcast and Cable
:::::::::::  Making the Network #1, Pure Impressions, No Qualifiers  ::::::::::

Boosting the network to #1 for the ENTIRE weekend in Cable among W25-54

Original Holiday Movie Premieres The Christmas Ornament
and Catch a Christmas Star averaged over 4 million total viewers

Call your Hallmark Channel Account Executive for holiday opportunities that deliver high ratings
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11.20.13

Good morning. It’s Wednesday, November 20, 2013, and this is your first early morning briefing.

Tonight’s Premieres:
Esquire: How I Rock It at 10p, Alternate Route at 10:30p
Nicktoons: NFL Rush Zone: Guardians Unleashed at 8:30p
OnceTV Mexico: Alguien Mas at 12p
TLC: Buying Naked at 10p

Tonight’s Finales:
DIY: Catastrophic at 10p
Fuse: Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce at 11p
FXX: The League at 10:30p
Superchannel: Forgive Me at 8:30p
Syfy: Ghost Mine at 10p
Univision: Porque el Amor Manda at 8p


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ABC announced midseason premiere dates, including a time slot shuffle for soapy drama Revenge. On Thursday, January 2, cooking competition The Taste returns for a sophomore season at 8p and limited series The Assets debuts at 10p. The Bachelor returns for season 18 on Monday, January 6 at 8p, and Killer Women bows Wednesday, January 15 at 10p. Suburgatory comes back for a third season Wednesday, January 15 at 8:30 (replacing canceled Back in the Game), Mixology premieres Wednesday, February 26 at 9:30p, and Mind Games launches Tuesday, March 11 at 10p. Revenge cedes its Sunday at 9p spot to Resurrection, sliding to 10p starting March 9. 

~ IN THE NEWS ~

CNBC star Maria Bartiromo is leaving the business net when her contract expires November 24. According to the Drudge Report, Bartiromo, who joined CNBC in 1993, is headed to Fox Business Network.

FX ordered 13 episodes of vampire drama The Strain. Based on the trilogy written by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan, who co-wrote the pilot and will exec produce, the drama series is scheduled for a July 2014 premiere.
 
AMC‘s The Walking Dead trotted off with the most viewers in television in scripted Sunday night, scoring 6.05 A18-49 rating and over 12 million viewers. With two episodes left in the first half of its fourth season, the zombie drama has solidified its position as the number one show on television (cable or broadcast) among adults 18-49, averaging 13.4 million live/same-day viewers each week and 8.7 million A18-49. Also of note? “How young the audience is,” Brad Adgate, SVP of research at Horizon Media, tells Cynopsis. “The median age for viewers is in the 30s, and that is extraordinary.”

Bonnie & Clyde, the two-part mini-series being simulcast on A+E NetworksLifetime, A&E and History, will feature cross-network sponsorships from six sponsors including GEICO; Jeep Cherokee; DIRECTV; Match.com; GSK and 20th Century Fox’s The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. In addition, A+E Networks will customize GEICO vignettes targeted specifically to each network. “Our partners can go broad with our major brands – and deep with the ability to speak to each network’s audience across all our platforms,” said David DeSocio, Senior Vice President, Ad Sales Marketing & Sponsorships, A+E Networks. B&C airs Sunday, December 8 and Monday, December 9 at 9p. 

Howard Stern announced on his morning radio show that “after a lot of thought,” he’s returning as a judge for NBC‘s America’s Got Talent. The shock jock joined Talent for its seventh season 2011, but has admitted he struggled with the decision to return.

Viewers who missed Vanilla Ice Goes Amish on DIY, where it was the net’s number one primetime series in key demos, can catch a marathon airing on DIY sister network, HGTV. Pop icon/home renovator Rob Van Winkle, a.k.a. Vanilla Ice, can be seen picking up the lost art of hand craftsmanship in Amish country Thursday, November 21 from 7:30p-10p.

CNN anchors Don Lemon and Jake Tapper will take turns filling in for Erin Burnett on OutFront when the host goes on maternity leave in December. Instead of airing an 11p repeat of Burnett’s show, as CNN does now, the news net will have Lemon host a new program for three weeks.

Bravo has teamed with Kitchit, an online service connecting consumers with professional chefs, to promote Top Chef with Kitchet-created menus inspired by the cooking competition. From now through December 10, fans can follow @BravoTopChef on Twitter and answer questions. The winner gets a dinner party hosted by four former Top Chef contestants. Top Chef airs Wednesdays at 10p.

BET’s 106 & Park Tuesday night featured an interview with First Lady Michelle Obama. During the special one-hour edition focusing on the importance of education, former BET host Jeff Johnson moderated a discussion in front of an audience of NYC students. The music variety show airs weeknights at 6p.

~ COMING UP ~

“Snapped,” the Oxygen series that profiles seemingly everyday women accused of murder, is airing a two-part event, “Snapped” Jodi Arias. The special, featuring firsthand accounts and interviews with friends of the convicted murderer, airs Sunday, December 15 at 9p and Monday, December 16 at 10p. 

Stand-up comedian Ron White will serve as host for country music celebration CMT Artists of the Year, airing live on Tuesday, December 3 at 8p.

~ RETURNING SERIES ~

MTV tacked 10 more episodes onto season four of Awkward, currently still in season three, bringing the count to 20. Season three of the net’s hit comedy closes in December.

Please join Cynopsis tomorrow, Thursday, November 21, for an exclusive training webinar, Leveraging Social Media to Drive Tune-In and Ratings. Featured speakers include Deirdre Bannon, VP Product for SocialGuide; Sumeet Kanwar, Managing Director Midwest & Strategy for OMD; Jake Katz, VP Audience Insights & Strategy for REVOLT; and Dana Ortiz, VP Brand Marketing for Syfy. In this special webinar, you’ll hear about strategies for using social media to spread the word about programming and generate the kind of excitement that boosts viewership.

~ CASTING ~

Fred Dryer (Hunter) has a recurring role on NBC midseason drama Crisis, according to the Hollywood Reporter. A premiere date for the 20th Century Fox Television political thriller has not been announced.

~ PRODUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT ~

Fox is developing Wunderland, reports Deadline, a comedy from Jack Black‘s Electric Dynamite, about life behind the scenes at a theme park. Diablo Cody (Juno) would exec produce with Black and Priyanka Mattoo, for 20th Century Television.

Screenwriter Billy Ray (Captain Phillips) is adapting F. Scott Fitzgerald’s unfinished novel, The Last Tycoon, for HBO. Ray will also exec produce the Sony Pictures Television project.

Miami Heat star Dwayne Wade has a script commitment from Fox for a comedy based on his bestseller, A Father First: How My Life Became Bigger Than Basketball. The Sony Pictures Television project is based on Wade’s experience as the father of two sons.

~ AWARDS UPDATES ~

Winners of the Casting Society of America Artios Awards include Jennifer Euston (Girls), Judy Henderson, Lisa Mae Fincannon and Craig Fincannon (Homeland), Carmen Cuba and Wittney Horton (Behind the Candelabra), Linda Lamontagne (Family Guy), Judy Blye Wilson (Young and Restless), Felicia Fasano (The Mindy Project) and Laray Mayfield (House of Cards). Awards were handed out November 18 in LA.

Sasha Alexander (Rizzoli & Isles) and Clark Gregg (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) will announce the names of the nominees for the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Wednesday, December 11 at 9a EST on TNT. The awards ceremony will be simulcast Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 8p on TNT and TBS.

Take Cynopsis Media’s Thanksgiving Poll: With Thanksgiving fast approaching, Cynopsis Media is interested in hearing what TV show (past or present) you are most thankful for. One participant will win a $50 Amazon gift card; the winner will be announced on Friday, Nov. 29. Submit your response here– http://ht.ly/qPPQJ. Deadline is in one week!

~ INTERNATIONAL HAPPENINGS ~

U.K.’s Channel 4 will offer “50 shades of gay” in upcoming dramas from Russell T. Davies (Queer as Folk). Eight-parter Cucumber focuses on a fortysomething character in crisis, while Banana, slated to air on youth channel E4, will feature younger characters.

  ~ DISTRIBUTION & CARRIAGE ~

CNN Films has acquired the U.S. broadcast rights to Documented, a film about the life of undocumented immigrant and journalist Jose Antonia Vargas. The show will premiere on CNN in the second quarter of 2014, after its theatrical distribution in the U.S.

~ RATINGS ~

ABC‘s Dancing with the Stars bounced back in a big way from last week’s series low 1.7 among A18-49, hitting 2.0/5 on Monday in the demo. Dancing continued its run as the most-watched entertainment show, growing 15 percent week to week in total viewers.

Tis the season to be jolly at holiday-friendly Hallmark. Saturday’s original movie premiere of The Christmas Ornament made the channel number one in cable and broadcast 8p-10p in HH (3.315 million), W18-49 (720,000) and W25-54 (819,000). Catch a Rising Star‘s Sunday premiere ranked as the number two cable program in its 8p-10p time slot among HH (3.3 rating). The holiday films boosted the net to number one on cable in primetime among W25-54 for the week of November 11-17.

Bravo‘s Real Housewives of Atlanta was number one in cable at 8p among A18-49 on Sunday, and beat every entertainment series on television in its time slot in W18-49 (2.6/7) and W18-34 (2.4/8). With nearly 3.7 million total viewers, the net reports it was the highest-rated episode of the season in all key demos.

The Challenger Disaster, the TV-movie starring William Hurt simulcast on Science Channel and Discovery Saturday night, averaged 730,000 viewers on Science and 1.2 million on Discovery. It was Science’s most-watched program of the year.

Fox News Channel‘s MediaBuzz with Howard Kurtz delivered an average 1,042,000 viewers, the most since its September launch. On Sunday, Kurtz’s former show, CNN‘s Reliable Sources, drew 281,000 viewers.

Destination America scored its best original series debut ever with Saturday’s debut of Railroad Alaska. The docu-series about life along a 650-mile stretch of rail delivered 530,000 P2+ and 354,000 HH. “We’re thrilled that the romance of the railroad has struck a chord with our viewers,” Marc Etkind, DA’s GM tells Cynopsis. “I know we’re all excited to see what the fascinating characters, especially the one-handed handyman, will do next!”

Estrella TV‘s annual Premios De La Radio on Thursday was the Hispanic net’s most-viewed program ever. At 10p, Estrella ranked as the number two Hispanic network in the U.S. with 940,000 Persons 2+ and 585,000 in A18-49.

Broadcast Evening News Shows  Weekly Average Ratings (week of November 11, 2013)
NBC: Nightly News   9.36 million total viewers; 2.0/7 and 2.38 million A25-54
ABC: World News     8.24 million total viewers; 1.6/6 and 1.96 million A25-54
CBS: Evening News  7.12 million total viewers; 1.5/5 and 1.84 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI Total Viewers and A25-54 Live+SD

Top 12 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of 11/4-11/15/13 ranked in order by A18-49 Rtg

Big Bang Theory (WB)

3.5AA

Modern Family (2/T)

2.8AA

Family Guy  (2/T)

2.1AA

Judge Judy (CTD)

1.7AA

Two and a Half Men (WB)

1.7AA

Family Feud (2/T)

1.6AA

Wheel of Fortune (CTD)

1.5AA

Cleveland Show (2/T)

1.3AA

How I Met Your Mother  (2/T)

1.2AA

King of the Hill (2/T)

Entertainment Tonight (CTD)

TMZ (WB)

1.1AA

Source: Nielsen Media Research

 

Top 12 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of  11/4/-11/15/13 ranked in order by HH Rtg

Judge Judy (CTD)

7.4AA

Wheel of Fortune (CTD)

7.2AA

Big Bang Theory (WB)

6.5AA

Jeopardy (CTD)

6.5AA

Family Feud (2/T)

5.0AA

Modern Family  (2/T)

4.6AA

Entertainment Tonight (CTD)

3.9AA

Two and a Half Men (WB)

3.8AA

Dr. Phil Show (CTD)

3.6AA

Family Guy (2/T)

Ellen DeGeneres Show (WB)

Inside Edition (CTD)

3.0AA

 Source: Nielsen Media Research

 

 

 

 

Top Ten Ad-Supported Basic Cable Network Performance among Total Viewers for the week of: 11/11/13

Primetime

(000)

Total Prm Day

(000)

ESPN

3364

NICK

1837

DSNY

2093

DSNY

1554

HALL

2034

ESPN

1383

FOXN

1968

ADSM*

1298

USA

1814

FOXN

1226

TBSC

1774

USA

1221

AMC

1728

HALL

1002

HIST

1638

TOON

958

DISC

1443

NAN*

955

ADSM

1440

TNT

941

Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data.
All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of 115,800,000 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+SD. Primetime is Mon-Sat 8P-11P and Sun 7P-11P. Total day is Mon-Sun 6A-6A for household and demographic performance.

Top Ten Ad-Supported Basic Cable Network Performance among A18-49 for the week of: 11/11/13

Primetime

(000)

Total Prm Day

(000)

ESPN

1498

ADSM*

768

TBSC

956

ESPN

668

AMC

951

USA

512

USA

847

NICK

480

FX

802

NAN*

408

DISC

652

TBSC

405

ADSM

639

FX

369

A&E

636

A&E

364

BRAV

577

TNT

359

HIST

572

TOON

344

Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data.
All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of 115,800,000 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+SD. Primetime is Mon-Sat 8P-11P and Sun 7P-11P. Total day is Mon-Sun 6A-6A for household and demographic performance.

Top 10 Cable Programs among A18-49  (000) for the week of: 11/11/13

AMC

Walking Dead

7678

ESPN

Miami/Tampa

4991

NFLN

Indianapolis/Tennessee

3099

FX

American Horror Story

2912

FX

Sons of Anarchy

2900

AMC

Talking Dead

2744

VH1

Love and Hip Hop

2238

BRAV

Real Housewives of Atlanta

2060

ESPN

Sportscenter

2017

VH1

Chrissy and Mr. Jones

1961

Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total US Television
Universe of 115,800,000 home; Ranked by Delivery (000); Preliminary: Live+SD

Top 10 Broadcast Programs among A18-49 rating/share and (000) for the week of 11/11/13

NBC

Sunday Night Football

9.9/26

12583

FOX

The OT

5.3/15

6703

CBS

Big Bang Theory

5.2/17

6661

NBC

Football Night America Pt. 3

4.7/13

6015

NBC

The Voice (Mon.)

3.8/10

4840

ABC

Modern Family

3.8/11

4836

NBC

The Voice (Tues.)

3.4/9

4356

FOX

Almost Human

3.1/8

3969

CBS

How I Met Your Mother

3.1/9

3918

CBS

NCIS

3.0/8

3763

 

 

 

 

Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Monday A18-49 Analysis: NBC won the most A18-49 viewers with 3.1/8, according to final primetime national ratings from Nielsen. A 2.9/8 average for CBS’s How I Met You Mother and 2 Broke Girls beat the 2.3/6 earned by NBC’s The Voice and Fox’s Almost Human in the 8p hour. NBC’s singing competition surged with live performances at 9, drawing 3.7/9 versus 2.5/6 for Fox drama Sleepy Hollow. The Voice continued its run at 10p with 3.4/9, followed by 1.9/5 for ABC’s Castle.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Monday, November 18, 2013 – time period averages.  Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.

ABC

8.5/13

Dancing with the Stars 9.1/13, Castle 7.2/12   

NBC

5.8/9

The Voice 4.6/7, The Voice 6.4/10

CBS

4.3/7

How I Met Your Mother 5.1/8, 2 Broke Girls 5.0/7, Mike & Molly 5.1/7, Mom 4.4/6, Hostages 3.2/5

FOX

4.1/6

Almost Human 4.1/6, Sleepy Hollow 4.2/6

UNI

2.0/3

Porque el Amor Manda 2.4/4, Que Vida Me Robo Mon 2.1/3, Mentir Para Vivir 1.4/2

ION

1.0/2

Criminal Minds 1.1/2, Criminal Minds .8/1, Criminal Minds 1.0/2

TELE

.8/1

Marido en Alquiler .9/1, Reina Sur M .8/1, Santa Diabla .6/1

CW

.6/1

Hart of Dixie .7/1, Beauty and the Beast .5/1

UMA

.3/0

Cineplex .3/0, Cineplex .2/0

A18-49:  NBC 3.1/8, FOX 2.4/6, ABC 2.0/5, CBS 2.0/5, UNI 1.4/4, TELE .6/2, ION .5/1, CW .4/1, UMA .2/0

Sunday A18-49 Analysis: NBC drew the most A18-49 viewers with 8.5/22, according to final primetime national ratings from Nielsen. With football spillover complicating the sked, Fox won the 7p hour with 9.6/27, with NBC racking up 3.5/9 for pre-game programming. At 8p NBC took the top spot, averaging 7.0/18 for pre-game and game-on programming, versus 3.1/8 for Fox’s Almost Human. By 9p the NBC game had surged to 10.6/25, to top a 2.0 average for Fox comedies The Simpsons and Family Guy. At 10p football drew 10.1/26, followed by 1.4/4 for CBS’s The Mentalist.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Sunday, November 17, 2013 – time period averages.  Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.

NBC 

13.4/21

Football NT America PT 3.4/5, Football NT America PT 3 8.0/13, Sunday Night Football 15.5/25

CBS

6.3/10

60 Minutes 7.5/12, Amazing Race 5.4/8, The Good Wife 6.1/9, The Mentalist 6.2/10

ABC

3.4/5

Americas Funniest Home Videos 3.4/5, Once Upon a Time 4.0/6, Revenge 4.0/6, Betrayal 2.3/4

FOX

4.8/7

Almost Human 5.3/8, Simpsons 2.5/4, Family Guy 2.8/4

UNI

1.8/3

Aqui y Ahora Sun 1.6/2, Mira Quien Baila 2.0/3, Sal y Pimienta 1.8/3

ION

.7/1

Law & Order: CI .7/1, Law & Order: CI .7/1 Law & Order: CI .7/1, Law & Order: CI .6/1

TELE

.4/1

Cine Millionario .5/1, Cine Exclusivo .3/0

UMA

.4/1

Cine de las Estral .4/1, Cine de las Estral .5/1

A18-49:  NBC 8.5/22, FOX 3.1/8, CBS 1.6/4, ABC 1.4/4, UNI 1.2/3, TELE .4/1, ION .3/1, UMA .3/1

Saturday A18-49 Analysis: ABC grabbed the most A18-49 viewers Saturday night with 1.4/5, according to final primetime national ratings from Nielsen. ABC’s Saturday Night Football tied Fox College Football at 8p, with 1.0/4, but outscored the Fox game at 9p, 1.1/4 to 1.0/3. ABC had the field to itself again at 10p, delivering 1.4/4 in the demo versus .9/3 for Fox.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, November 16, 2013 – time period averages.  Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.

ABC 

6.9/12

Saturday Night Football 3.2/6

CBS

2.9/5

ComedyTime Saturday 1.7/3, ComedyTime Saturday 1.7/3, 48 Hours: JFK 50 Years 3.0/5, 48 Hours 4.0/7

FOX

1.8/3

Fox College Football 1.8/3

NBC

1.6/3

The Voice [r], SNL Prime 1.7/3

UNI

1.2/2

Sabado Gigante 1.2/2

ION

.7/1

Monk .7/1, Monk .7/1, Monk .6/1

TELE

.4/1

Cine Millonario Tron: Legacy .4/1

UMA

.4/1

Cineplex Sat .4/1, Cineplex Sat 2 .4/1

A18-49:  ABC 1.4/5, FOX 1.0/3, CBS .8/2, NBC .7/2, UNI .6/2, TELE .3/1, UMA .3/1, ION .2/1

~ EXECUTIVE MOVES ~

Mariana Flynn was named Vice President of Non-Fiction Programming at Lifetime. Flynn was previously Vice President of Development at TLC.

Linda Bell Blue, Executive Producer of Entertainment Tonight for 19 years, has been signed as President of the newly created Entertainment Tonight Studios. DJ Petroro and Linda Fuller will now share the Executive Producer title at ET.

Will Keenan has been named President of Endemol Beyond USA, a week after the launch of global venture Endemol Beyond. Keenan had been Vice President of Vertical Development and Network Programming at Maker Studios.

Tribune Broadcasting appointed Toni Falvo to serve as Senior Vice President of Research, Programming and Press. Falvo had been VP of Research, Programming and Press for WMAQ-TV in Chicago.

Adam Pincus was appointed Executive Vice President, Programming and Production for GroupM Entertainment North America. Pincus had been a Managing Partner at GroupM media agency MediaCom.

Vincent Chalvon-Demersay has stepped down as CEO of French animation company Marathon Media for personal reasons. Marc-Antoine d’Hulluin has been named the new CEO.


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JOB OPENING: FREELANCE EDITORS/TV25/Baltimore: Currently seeking for second shift to help mng daily prod needs. Interested applicants should reside in DC, Maryland, Virginia area forward resume/ reel: Rhonda.thomas@baltimorecity.gov (11/22)

JOB OPENING: SVP MARKETING/TLC/MD: Creative visionary to lead TLC’s marketing strategy & creative, continue to build TLC’s brand, increase viewership, and leverage ntwk w/ advertisers. 15 yrs snr level media mktg exp. APPLY (11/22) 

JOB OPENING: EXECUTIVE ASST/Discovery/LA: Seasoned, energetic EA to deliver high level admin spprt to SVP-Biz & Legal Affairs. Heavy sched/travel mgmt, expns reports, sensitive comms, liaison to top intrnl/extrnl execs/dept. APPLY (11/21)

JOB OPENING: TV25 Baltimore is seeking a freelance scheduling/master control consultant to work approx. 20-25 hrs per week. Interested parties should send resume with salary requirements to Rhonda.thomas@baltimorecity.gov (11/21)

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WHAT’S ON TONIGHT – WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 20, 2013


ABC: The Middle, Back in the Game, Modern Family, Super Fun Night, Nashville
CBS: Survivor, Criminal Minds, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
CW: Arrow, The Tomorrow People
FOX: The X Factor
ION: WWE Main Event, Flashpoint, Flashpoint
MyTV: Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Law & Order: Criminal Intent
NBC: Revolution, Law & Order: SVU, Dateline NBC
PBS: NOVA, NOVA, Comet Encounter
TELE: Marido en Alquiler, La Reina del Sur, Santa Diabla
UMA: Clasificacion de la Copa Mundial de FIFA, Swordfish
Univision: Porque el Amor Manda [f], Lo Que la Vida Me Robo, Mentir Para Vivir

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