02/15/17: Renewal on aisle 1 for NBC; American Crime Story eyes Lewinsky case; Degeneres’ first date is set




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Good morning. It’s Wednesday February 15, 2017 and this is your first early morning briefing.

Tonight’s Premieres:
AT&T Audience: Undeniable With Joe Buck at 8p
Canal Once: Teatro Estudio at 9p
CBS: Doubt at 10p
ID: See No Evil at 9p, Murder Chose Me at 10p
LMN: 24 to Life at 10p
Science: Hacking the Wild at 10p
TBS: Full Frontal With Samantha Bee at 10:30p

Tonight’s Finales:
BET: Madiba at 8p
Food Network: Cooks vs. Cons at 9p
Smithsonian Channel: Crazy Monsters at 8p


For the second year in a row, NBCUniversal will present its entire portfolio of broadcast and cable networks to advertisers in one Upfront event on May 15 at NY’s Radio City Music Hall – Bravo, CNBC, E!, Golf Channel, MSNBC, NBC Entertainment, NBC News, NBC Sports, Oxygen, Sprout, Syfy, Telemundo, Universo and USA Network. “This year’s Upfront presentation is about using live, theatrical elements to create a truly engaging experience for the audience,” said John Shea, NBCU executive creative producer.

The LA Skins Fest, a Native American arts initiative that offers opportunities for emerging Native American actors, writers and directors, is accepting applications for their second Native American TV Writers Lab.

Miss D and her Dancing Dolls, stars of Lifetime series Bring It!, will return to the stage for the Bring It! Live 2017 summer tour. The tour kicks off Saturday, June 24 in Baton Rouge, LA.


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Superstore got a third season renewal from NBC, which ordered 22 more episodes of the Thursday night comedy. So far this season, series original episodes have averaged a 1.8 rating in A18-49 and 5.7 million viewers overall in Live + 7 ratings from Nielsen.

Wilshire Studios, the unscripted production arm of NBCU Cable Entertainment, and BuzzFeed News are developing an active crime investigation docu-series based on the mysterious death of Jessica Chambers, the Mississippi teen who was doused with gasoline and set on fire in December of 2014. The series is inspired by the investigative reporting of BuzzFeed News’ senior national reporter Katie J.M. Baker, who reported Chambers’ story, which remains unsolved. Joe Berlinger (Brother’s Keeper and the Paradise Lost trilogy) is set to executive produce.

The Jackal Group acquired TV rights to Ann Margaret Carrozza‘s upcoming book Love & Money: Protecting Yourself from Angry Exes, Wacky Relatives, Con Artists and Inner Demons. The company will adapt it into an unscripted series, with Carrozza as producer and host.

American Crime Story season 4 will center on the Monica Lewinsky sex scandal, and Sarah Paulson will be in the cast. Creator Ryan Murphy confirmed the news to E! News, and said shooting will begin at the end of the year. He didn’t say which role Paulson would play, but noted it would not be Hillary Clinton. Fox 21 TV Studios and FX Productions recently optioned rights to Jeffrey Toobin’s book A Vast Conspiracy: The Real Sex Scandal That Nearly Brought Down A President to develop. Production is underway on the next two installments of Murphy and Brad Falchuk’s American Crime Story. Season 2 will focus on Hurricane Katrina; season 3 explores the July 1997 assassination of designer Gianni Versace.

ID signed prosecutor Anna-Sigga Nicolazzi to its new series True Conviction, which has begun production and slated to debut in Q4. Nicolazzi served for 21 years as a prosecutor with the Brooklyn District Attorney’s office, where she held a 35-0 success record in the Homicide Bureau before leaving earlier this year. Series will be presented through her unique lens, as she travels the country to interview prosecuting attorneys about the most difficult homicide cases they’ve faced.

Freeform is feeling the love for Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings. The network greenlighted the 90-minute special, which will air this spring and provide a behind-the-scenes look at the weddings and engagements that take place at Disney destinations around the globe, including Walt Disney World, Disneyland and Disney Cruise Lines. Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings is a T Group and Roberts Media production, exec-produced by Jenny Daly, Ann Lewis Roberts and Simon Lythgoe.

Producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced eight key members of the production team for the 89th Oscars, airing live on Sunday, February 26 on ABC. It was previously announced that Glenn Weiss would be returning as director for his second consecutive year. Also onboard: Rob Paine as the supervising producer; production designer Derek McLane; writers Billy Kimball and Jon Macks; Harold Wheeler, orchestrator, composer, conductor, record producer and arranger; talent producer Taryn Hurd; lightning designer Robert Dickinson; and Raj Kapoor, who is designing screen content and performances. The Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 26 and broadcast live on ABC at 7p.


ABC News and People magazine are teaming for People Icons, a new series bowing on ABC on Tuesday, March 7 at 10p. Hosted by Good Morning, America co-anchor Lara Spencer, the series is inspired by iconic People mag stories that have made a lasting impact. Premiere ep dives into Celebrity Love Stories and features the stories of the Obamas, Beyonce and Jay Z, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, and more.

NBC set Friday, April 7 at 8p as the premiere for executive producer Ellen DeGeneres’ new series First Dates. The comedic observational series, based on the UK format, takes a peek at what happens when a couple meets for the first time and romantic possibilities seem endless. Drew Barrymore will serve as the series narrator.

HBO will premiere The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne, on Saturday, April 22 at 8p. The true story of the African-American woman whose cells were used to create the first immortal human cell line is directed by George C. Wolfe from his screenplay. Winfrey, Alan Ball, Peter Macdissi, Carla Gardini and Lydia Dean Pilcher executive produce. The telefilm is a production of Your Face Goes Here Entertainment, Harpo Films and Cine Mosaic production.

MTV’s Teen Mom OG will return with all-new episodes beginning Monday, April 17 at 9p. The docuseries returns on the heels of ratings successes for Teen Mom OG and Teen Mom 2, which secured the top two positions across all 2016 cable reality series, respectively. In advance of the premiere, one-hour special Being Debra will air on Wednesday, February 15 at 8p.

Rachel Lindsay, a fan favorite on the 21st season of ABC’s romance reality series The Bachelor, will step into the stoplight on the upcoming 13th season of The Bachelorette, premiering Monday, May 22 at 9p. The announcement came on the net’s Jimmy Kimmel Live on Monday night.

Hustle & Soul, a six-ep series about Lawrence Page, owner of the Pink Tea Cup restaurant in NY, will premiere on WE tv on Thursday, March 16 at 10p. Series chronicles his quest to achieve a coveted Michelin star.


Mariah Carey took to Twitter to announce she’ll be heading to Jimmy Kimmel Live! tonight, her first TV performance following her botched New Year’s Eve appearance on Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest. Carey told fans she’ll be singing her latest single, “I Don’t.”

WE tv is celebrating Black History Month with a series of PSAs running on the network as well as on the educational section of its website featuring members of Congress sharing stories and perspectives on the importance of the month. The 30-second spots feature U.S. Senator Tim Scott and Representatives Alma Adams, Joyce Beatty, G.K. Butterfield, Yvette Clarke, Marcia Fudge, Robin Kelly, and Cedric Richmond giving messages of hope, inspiration and remembrance, as well as remarks from Senator Cory Booker and Representative John Lewis.
History will air part two of Navy SEALs: America’s Secret Warriors today (February 15) at 8p; special is produced by NBC News Peacock Productions.

Meow. Nat Geo Wild is bringing back the world’s most ferocious felines for the seventh incarnation of Big Cats Week. Beginning Monday, February 20 at 9p, the network will be airing specials including Battle For the Pride, Jaguar: Supercat and Ultimate Rivals: Cats Vs. Dogs all week long. The promo is in conjunction with the National Geographic Society’s global Big Cats Initiative.

Antenna TV reunited some of the cast of Three’s Company to pay tribute to the ‘70s sitcom, which will celebrate 40 years since its debut on television on March 15. Joyce DeWitt, Richard Kline, Priscilla Barnes and Jenilee Harrison will share memories of the show via excerpts during Antenna’s Three’s Company 40th Anniversary Rendezvous marathon the weekend of March 11. The marathon will consist of 40 hours and 72 eps, plus Johnny Carson episodes featuring Kline and Ritter.

CMT will air the Ram Trucks-sponsored one-hour special CMT Hometown Heroes featuring country acts Chris Stapleton, Darius Rucker and Brett Eldredge as they make surprise returns to their hometowns to give back and perform for their very own hometown heroes, on Friday, March 31 at 10p.


Matt Oberg (The Real O’Neals) scored a regular gig opposite Carol Burnett in Household Name, an ABC comedy starring Burnett, written/executive produced by Michael Saltzman and exec-produced by Amy Poehler through Paper Kite. Series is about a family who get the chance to buy the house of their dreams, but with one unusual condition: They must live with the current owner, an eccentric, larger-than-life actress (Burnett) – until she dies.

Matthew Lillard (Scooby-Doo, The Bridge) will star opposite Kathleen Rose Perkins in NBC drama Good Girls, which follows three suburban wives and mothers who suddenly find themselves in desperate circumstances and decide to stop playing it safe.

Edi Patterson (Vice Principals) booked a role opposite Craig Robinson and Adam Scott in Fox’s comedy pilot Ghosted. Created and written by Tom Gormican (That Awkward Moment), Ghosted centers on a cynical skeptic and a genius "true believer" in the paranormal who get recruited by The Bureau Underground to look into "unexplained" activity in LA.

Kelly Jenrette (Grandfathered), Jessica McKenna (Party Over Here), Rich Sommer (Mad Men) and Laysla de Oliveira (Gothica) booked roles opposite Jalen Rose in ABC comedy pilot Jalen vs. Everybody.

Freeform and Marvel today announced six new series regulars for Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger, a live-action coming of age adaptation of the Marvel comic. They are: Andrea Roth (Rescue Me, Blue Bloods), Gloria Reuben (ER, Mr. Robot), Miles Mussenden (Bloodline, Queen Sugar), Carl Lundstedt (Grey’s Anatomy, Conviction), J.D. Evermore (True Detective, The Walking Dead).


YouTube cut ties with Internet personality PewDiePie (aka Felix Kjellberg), a day after Disney’s Maker Studios severed ties with him when anti-Semitic jokes surfaced in videos posted on his YT channel. YT canceled the release of the second season of Scare PewDiePie, and is removing the PewDiePie channel from Google Preferred.

Building off of last year’s partnership, Comcast, ABC and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will again join to create an immersive Oscars television viewing experience for Xfinity X1 customers. This year’s collaboration will yield more than 1,500 hours of content, as well as live streams of backstage activity and the red carpet, interactive voice commands and enhanced extras. In 2016, X1 customers had access to a similar collection of content and the 88th Oscars telecast saw a 39 percent ratings lift in Comcast households over non-Comcast households.

In related news, Comcast announced plans to launch Xfinity Stream, an app available to all Xfinity TV customers at no additional cost on devices in and out of the home. The app, which can be downloaded by Xfinity TV customers without charge, will allow users to watch their entire TV lineup on phones, tablets and laptops in the home, and when they’re on-the-go, to tune-in to more than 200 live channels, access and program their DVR and watch 40,000 on demand titles.


Young basketball fans can get in on the action with Cartoon Network’s NBA All-Star celebration, airing Friday, February 17 at 6p. Episodes of network series will feature NBA guest stars, including: Teen Titans Go! (LeBron James) and We Bare Bears (Paul George, Kyrie Irving, Damian Lillard).

On Wednesday, February 22 at 3p, Disney XD will begin airing new episodes of the animated series Fangbone! Series is based on NY Times best-selling author Michael Rex’s graphic novel of the same name.

CBeebies commissioned original preschool series Moon and Me from Andrew Davenport’s Foundling Bird and Sutikki, the new kids and family division of Bento Box Entertainment. Moon and Me is created, written and produced by Davenport, co-creator of Teletubbies and creator of In the Night Garden. It will begin airing on the BBC’s preschool channel in early 2018.


Discovery is cutting Hollywood content from its offerings in Northern Europe. CEO David Zaslav delivered the news as part of the company’s earnings report yesterday, noting growing competition from Netflix and HBO in the area led to the decision to get “out of the business of that entertainment stuff” in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Discovery took a $20 million impairment charge during Q4 tied to some of the content it offered in Northern Europe.

CBC will launch docu-series Keeping Canada Safe with back-to-back episodes on Thursday, March 16 at 9p. Filmed over a single 48-hour period, the series provides a behind-the-scenes look at the people and emergency services tasked with protecting Canadians.

9 Story Media Group licensed children’s series Nature Cat to Discovery Kids Latin America.



Join CYNOPSIS and your peers on THURSDAY, MARCH 2 in New York City at our 3rd Annual SOCIAL GOOD AWARDS BREAKFAST as we honor everything from sustainability partnerships and PSA’s, to diversity campaigns, environmental initiatives, and more. Last year’s event sold out so book your company’s table today!.


On Monday, February 13, 4.2 Million Total Viewers 2+ tuned in to all or part of Univision’s Monday night premiere of Pequenos Gigantes USA. Hosted by Giselle Blondet, the 8p premiere made Univision the No. 3 Broadcast network for the hour, beating CBS and NBC among young Adults 18-34.

Food Network’s Sunday night remains hot with Worst Cooks in America leading the charge posting a 0.8 rating A25-54, a gain of almost +50 percent vs. year-ago stats, and ranked No. 4 in the 9p timeslot.  Overall Food Network ranked No. 8 for the night among cable.

Syndicated Dr. Phil (3.8 live plus same day national rating, up 3% from the week before) matched its biggest Nielsen number of the season, enjoying a 58% lead over his closest talk show rival in the week ending February 5, which included the first two weekdays of the sweep.
The latest live telecast of Premier Boxing Champions  The Next Round on Bounce, which aired Friday, February 10 at 9p, delivered series records of 501,000 Persons 2+ (+73 percent vs. the prior PBC  The Next Round event), 285,000 Men 2+ (+47%), 120,000 Persons 18-34 (+264%) and 201K A18-49 (+95%).

Broadcast Sunday Morning News Shows February 12, 2017
NBC Meet the Press
4.24 million total viewers, 1.0 and 1,230,000 A25-54
CBS Face the Nation 3.64 million total viewers, 0.7 and 857,000 A25-54
ABC This Week 3.48 million total viewers, 0.8 and 906,000 A25-54
CBS Face the Nation-2 2.34 million total viewers, 0.5 and 576,000 A25-54
FOX News Sunday 1.62 million total viewers, 0.4 and 487,000 A25-54

Broadcast Morning News Shows Weekly Average Ratings week of February 6, 2017
ABC Good Morning America
4.64 million total viewers, 1.3/10 and 1.52 million A25-54
NBC Today 4.36 million total viewers, 1.4/12 and 1.70 million A25-54
CBS This Morning 3.83 million total viewers, 0.9/8 and 1.12 million A25-54

Top 10 Broadcast Programs among A18-49 rating/share for the week of February 6, 2017
: Grammy Awards (2/12) 7.8/25
CBS: The Big Bang Theory (2/2) 3.0/11
NBC: This Is Us (2/7) 2.6/9
ABC: The Bachelor (2/6) 2.4/8
ABC: Modern Family (2/8) 2.3/8
ABC: NBA Saturday Primetime (2/11) 2.2/9
CBS: Grammy Awards Red Carpet (2/12) 2.1/8
ABC: Grey’s Anatomy (2/9) 2.3/8 2.1/8
ABC: The Goldbergs (2/8) 1.8/7
CBS: NCIS (2/7) 1.7/6
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of 1/30/17 ranked in order by HH Rtg
Judge Judy (CTD) 7.5AA
Family Feud (2/T) 7.4AA
Wheel of Fortune (CTD) 6.9AA
Jeopardy (CTD) 6.7AA
The Big Bang Theory (WB) 5.8AA
Dr. Phil (CTD) 3.8 AA
Entertainment Tonight (CTD) 3.4AA
Modern Family (2/T) 3.2AA
Inside Edition (CTD) 3.0AA
Hot Bench 2.6AA
Source: Nielsen Media Research

Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of 1/30/17 ranked in order by A18-49 Rtg
The Big Bang Theory (WB) 2.9AA
Family Feud (2/T) 2.6AA
Judge Judy (CTD) 2.1AA
Modern Family (2/T) 2.1AA
Wheel of Fortune (CTD) 1.7AA
Jeopardy (CTD) 1.5AA
Family Guy (2/T) 1.3AA
Dr. Phil (CTD) 1.3AA
Entertainment Tonight (CTD) 1.1AA
2 Broke Girls (WB) 1.1AA

Top Ten Basic Cable Network Live+7 Performance among Total Viewers for the week of: 1/23/2017 Primetime (000)/Total Prog. Day (000)
FOXN 3418/FOXN 2024
ESPN 2331/NICK 1346
BET 2163/HGTV 957
HIST 1920/ADSM 949
DISC 1876/CNN 892
USA 1866/ID 890
HGTV 1836/DSNY 842
TBSC 1705/ESPN 834
MSNB 1449/USA 825
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 Ten Basic Cable Network Live+7 Performance among A18-49 for the week of 1/23/2017
Primetime (000), Total Prog. Day (000)
BET 1235/ADSM* 573
ESPN 1045/ESPN 512
USA 794/NICK 409
TBSC 785/NAN* 408
DISC 713/BET 404
HIST 642/TBSC 327
ADSM 588/USA 321
BRAVO 565/ID 320
FX 563/HGTV 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; 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-Rated Cable Shows among A18-49 for the week of 1/23/2017 (000)
The New Edition Story  Part 1 (BET) 3551
The New Edition Story  Part 2 (BET) 3508
The New Edition Story  Part 3 (BET) 3372
NFL Pro Bowl (ESPN) 3319
Love & Hip Hop (VH1) 2387
Teen Mom (MTV) 2182
Gold Rush (Discovery) 2164
The Real Housewives of Atlanta (Bravo) 1986
WWE Entertainment (USA) 1873
Vikings (History) 1845
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, February 13, 2017 time period averages.
Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD
CBS: 4.2/7
Kevin Can Wait 4.7/8, Man With A Plan 4.4/7, Superior Donuts 4.4/7, Two Broke Girls 3.7/6, Scorpion 4.6/9
FOX: 3.8/6
24: Legacy 3.2/5, APB 2.9/5
ABC: 3.3/6
The Bachelor 4.9/8, Quantico 1.7/3
NBC: 2.1/4
R-Wall 2.4/4, Apprentice 2.2/4, Timeless 2.0/4
Pequenos Gigantes USA 1.0/2, Vino El Amor 1.0/2, Color de la Pasion 1.1/2
CW: 1.2/2
Supergirl 1.5/3, Jane the Virgin 0.7/1
TELE: 0.9/1
La Fan 0.6/1, La Dona 0.9/1, La Chema 1.1/2

Monday A19-49 Analysis: ABC 1.5/5, CBS 1.4/5, FOX 1.1/4, NBC 0.9/3, UNI 0.7/3, TELE 0.6/2, CW 0.6/2

This Day in History:
1842 – Adhesive postage stamps were used for the first time by the City Dispatch Post (Office) in NYC.

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ABC: The Goldbergs, Speechless, Modern Family, blackish, Match Game
CBS: Hunted, Criminal Minds, Doubt
CW: Arrow, The 100
FOX: Lethal Weapon, Star
NBC: Blindspot, Law & Order: SVU, Chicago P.D.
PBS: Spy in the Wild: A Nature Miniseries, NOVA, City in the Sky
Telemundo: La Fan, La Dona, El Chema
Univision: Pequenos Gigantes USA, Vino el Amor, El Color de la Pasion

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