Thursday September 16, 2021
discovery+: Tiny Food Fight
HBO Max: Tig n’ Seek
HGTV: Flipping 101 with Tarek El Moussa at 9p
MTV: Double Shot at Love with DJ Pauly D & Vinny at 9p
Netflix: He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
NFLN: Thursday Night Football at 8:20p
Paramount+: The Harper House
Peacock: Backyard Blowout, Dan Brown’s the Lost Symbol
Sundance Now: Cheyenne & Lola
truTV: Pacoma at 10p
Lifetime: Little Women Atlanta at 9:30p
NBC: Brooklyn Nine-Nine at 8p
Vice: Darkside of the 90s at 10p, Hear Me out at 11:30p
IN THE NEWS
The Outpost is coming to a close. The CW has decided not to renew the fantasy drama for a fifth season. The series’ final episode will air Thursday, October 7.
There’ll be no new episodes of The Wendy Williams Show for a while. Williams has tested positive for a breakthrough case of Covid-19, delaying the talk show’s scheduled Season 13 premiere. The show announced the news on its official Instagram account, noting that they were giving Williams “time to quarantine and fully recover,” while ensuring that “our production fully abides by SAG/AFTRA and DGA Covid protocols.” The plan is to begin the new season on Monday October 4.
BET has launched BET Studios. Propelled by the infrastructure and financing of BET and ViacomCBS, BET Studios will create television series and films for an array of internal buyers, including Paramount+, Showtime, CBS, Nickelodeon, BET+ and BET, in addition to third-party platforms that seek content from Black creators. Principal partners in the venture include Kenya Barris, Rashida Jones and Aaron Rahsaan Thomas, with Aisha Summers-Burke set to lead as General Manager.
Responding to criticism of her upcoming CBS show “The Activist,” which pits six activists against one another in a social media contest, Julianne Hough, who is slated to be a judge on the series along with Priyanka Chopra and Usher, said she has shared critics’ concerns with the powers-that-be, and has “faith and confidence in the beautiful people that I’ve worked with will make the right choice and do the right thing moving forward.” Hough said on Instagram that she will “continue to listen” as she tries to “digest, understand and respond in a way that is authentic.”
What do consumers consider “must-have” networks? In the latest Beta Research cable subscriber study the top ranked basic cable networks receiving high scores on being a “must have” channel were ESPN (40%), Discovery Channel (37%), Food Network (37%), History (37%), CNN (36%), National Geographic (35%) and Weather Channel (35%). Favorite basic networks among women included Food Network (22%), ID (15%), HGTV (14%), Hallmark Movies & Mysteries (14%), Hallmark Channel (13%), TLC (13%), CNN (13%) and Fox News Channel (13%). Favorites among men were ESPN 32%), CNN (20%), History 17%), Fox News Channel (16%), Discovery Channel (15%) and National Geographic (15%). On average perceived value among network viewers, top ranked networks included Disney Channel, ESPN, ID, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, ESPN2, INSP and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries.
A powerhouse group of late-night talk show hosts are coming together for a cause: climate change. CBS’ “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” and “The Late Late Show with James Corden,” ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” NBC’s “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” and “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah,” and TBS’ “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee” will all focus on the topic on Wednesday, September 22, Climate Night. The event coincides with Climate Week NYC and has been created by Steve Bodow, former “Daily Show” and “Patriot Act” showrunner.
CBS and the Television Academy released its second batch of presenters for the 73rd annual “Primetime Emmy Awards.” Added to the list are Annaleigh Ashford, Awkwafina, Misty Copeland, Michael Douglas, Ava DuVernay, Taraji P. Henson, Gayle King, LL Cool J, Dolly Parton, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Ellen Pompeo, Yara Shahidi, Rita Wilson and Catherine Zeta-Jones. The ceremony airs Sunday at 8p on CBS and streams on Paramount+.
iHeartRadio also announced a crew of celebrity presenters, for the 2021 iHeartRadio Music Festival taking place Friday, September 17 and Saturday, September 18. The list includes 98 Degrees, Debbie Gibson, Teddi Mellencamp, Derek Hough, Chrissy Metz, Olivia Jade, Maddie and Kenzie Ziegler, Joey McIntyre, Donny Osmond, Jana Kramer, Tayshia Adams, Asher Angel, Area21, CL, Olivia Holt and MAX. The event will be broadcast live for fans via iHeartMedia radio stations throughout the country. The CW Network will broadcast a two-night television special on the festive on Saturday, October 2 and Sunday, October 3 at 8p.
Comedy Central will be the new linear home of “Seinfeld” and its full library of shows, starting Monday, October 11. To kick off the move, the network is offering a stunt featuring the most iconic episodes of the series, as voted by the fans, on Saturday, October 9.
Good Morning America staffer Kirstyn Crawford has filed a new claim against ABC. She contends the network retaliated against her after she filed a formal complaint alleging that the show’s top producer sexually assaulted her. Crawford filed a lawsuit against ABC and Michael Corn, the former top producer of GMA, last month, claiming that Corn sexually assaulted her during a trip to Los Angeles in 2015, while covering the Academy Awards. Corn, who denied the claims, departed GMA in April and is now president of Nexstar’s NewsNation.
The Paley Center for Media has kicked off its second annual Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, A Salute to Hispanic Achievements in Television. The month-long virtual event, which began on Wednesday, highlights creative contributions, influential programs and moments that have shaped Hispanic representation. Among the highlights, the cast and creative team of “Malverde: El Santo Patron” will discuss the upcoming Telemundo drama on Wednesday, September 22 at 10a. Also, PaleyFrontRow presented by Citi: Red Table Talk: The Estefans will feature Gloria Estefan, her daughter, Emily Estefan, and influential niece, Lili Estefan, discussing upcoming new episodes of their Facebook Watch series on Thursday, September 30 at 10a.
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|PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT
ViacomCBS has partnered with Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga in an expansive deal that covers multiple projects across the company’s portfolio, including CBS, MTV Entertainment Group and Paramount+. The agreement ties in with the duo’s new album, Love for Sale, which will be released on October 1.
Dame Helen Mirren is joining J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World. Mirren is set to host “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Tournament of Houses,” a competition series honoring the 20th anniversary of the Warner Bros. film franchise’s launch. “I knew someday I’d get a Harry Potter role, and I’m so pleased to take part in the 20-year film celebration,” said Mirren. The event series will be simulcast later this year on Cartoon Network’s ACME Night and TBS, before heading to HBO Max.
Emily Deschanel (“Bones”) is set to star in Daria Polatin’s YA suspense thriller “Devil in Ohio.” Netflix recently greenlit the eight-episode project inspired by a true story and the book by Polatin about hospital psychiatrist Dr. Suzanne Mathis (Deschanel), who shelters a mysterious cult escapee, Mae (Madeleine Arthur).
Disney+’s “The Proud Family” revival, “Louder and Prouder,” has set guest stars and recurring talent. The guest-starring voice cast will feature Lizzo, Lil Nas X, Tiffany Haddish, Debbie Allen and more. New recurring stars announced include Asante Blackk (“This Is Us”), rapper Artist “A Boogie” Dubose and Raquel Lee Bolleau (“Real Husbands of Hollywood”).
Casting Notes: Gwendoline Christie (“Game of Thrones”) has been set as a lead in “Wednesday,” Tim Burton’s live-action Addams Family series for Netflix… Miles Fowler (“Women of the Movement”) is joining the fifth season of Fox’s “The Resident” as a series regular… HBO limited series “We Own This City” added “The Wire” alums Thaddeus Street, Tray Chaney and Chris Clanton in recurring roles.
Krysten Ritter will star alongside Elizabeth Olsen, Jesse Plemons, Patrick Fugit and Lily Rabe in HBO Max’s “Love and Death.” The limited series is about the true story of Texas housewife Candy Montgomery’s murder of Betty Gore in 1980, and hails from David E. Kelley, Nicole Kidman and Lionsgate Television.
Nnamdi Asomugha has inked an exclusive first-look agreement with Amazon Studios via his iAm21 Entertainment. The “Sylvie’s Love” star and producer will develop and produce projects to premiere in theaters and on Amazon Prime.
Mark Gordon Pictures is proceeding with its series adaptation of Norman Mailer’s spy epic “Harlot’s Ghost,” according to Deadline. “The Bureau” creator Eric Rochant is set as showrunner on the drama. He’ll also write, direct and executive produce the project.
Esports Business Summit is a month away! This is your opportunity to connect with the entire esports ecosystem, from the start-ups setting out to innovate the industry to the legends who have paved the way to the industry uprise. You’ll hear from a robust speaking lineup featuring Jack Links, Bud Light, McDonald’s, Misfits Gaming, SuperLeague, Lenovo, 100Thieves, and more. Lock in your presence before it’s too late: Register now!
NEW & RETURNING SERIES
“I Know What You Did Last Summer” bows on Amazon Prime Video on Friday, October 15, just in time for Halloween. The series is a modern take on the 1997 horror movie.
The premiere date for bilingual comedy “Acapulco,” starring and executive produced by Eugenio Derbez, has been set. The10-episode original series launches globally on Friday, October 8 on Apple TV+.
Syndicated daytime talk show “The Doctors” returns Monday, September 20. The show’s 14th season resumes with the theme “A Prescription For A Better You,” designed to inspire and empower viewers to take control of their health and wellness.
FYI’s “Smart Home Nation” premieres Monday, September 20 at 10p with back-to-back episodes. Hosted by Tanya Memme (“Sell This House”), the 10-episode season showcases some of the most state-of-the-art small houses in the world.
Hulu Original “Dopesick” bows Wednesday, October 13 with the first three episodes. The series examines how one company triggered the worst drug epidemic in American history and takes viewers to the epicenter of our nation’s struggle with opioid addiction.
BYUtv’s puppet workplace comedy “9 Years to Neptune” bows Monday, September 27 at 7:30p. The series, which centers on an eccentric billionaire who decides to fund a mission to Neptune, can be viewed for free on the BYUtv app.
If you missed this Monday’s Diversity and Inclusion Virtual Event, you didn’t miss out: all of the sessions are available on-demand now! You can still learn key insights for what it takes to hit the right notes when it comes to reflecting real-life diversity in your work. Start watching now here.
With the holiday season just around the corner, GAC Family has announced “Great American Christmas.” It’s the network’s first franchise presenting original holiday themed movies and specials. Kicking things off will be “Welcome to Great American Christmas,” a special hosted by Debbie Matenopoulos and Cameron Mathison, on Sunday, October 24 at 8p. Also on the slate is “A Kindhearted Christmas,” starring Mathison and Jennie Garth, debuting Saturday, November 20 at 8p.
Horror icon Elvira returns to the small screen for a one-night movie marathon event, “Elvira’s 40th Anniversary, Very Scary, Very Special Special” on Saturday, September 25 at 8p. It’s part of Shudder’s annual “61 Days of Halloween” lineup.
The New York Times Presents’ latest film, “Move Fast & Vape Things,” premieres Friday, September 17 at 10 on FX and Hulu, to delve into the e-cigarette company, Juul.
“Best Friend’s Haunted Hotel Mystery,” CJC Network’s first original animated movie, debuts Friday, October 29. Produced by Carl Jackson Animation, it explores the story on teens who volunteer with the local police station to try and find a missing friend.
Food Network meets Magnolia in one-hour special “Molly Yeh’s Magnolia Adventure.” The “Girl Meets Farm” host travels to Waco, TX, the home of Chip and Joanna Gaines, for some creative inspiration starting Sunday, October 24 at 11a on Food Network and discovery+.
Sony Canal is adding Saturday marathons of “Zorro: La Espada y la Rosa” beginning Saturday, September 18 in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. The series joins a lineup of Spanish-language dramas including “Dona Barbara,” El Mariachi,” “Rosario Tijeras” and “Verdad Oculta,” as well as localized versions of comedies “The Nanny,” “Married with Children” and “Who’s the Boss?”.
Tubi Original soccer comedy “Domingo” and dramatic thriller “La Dosis” debut on free streaming service on Friday, September 17. The two projects are part of Tubi’s LatinX Heritage Month programming.
Call for Submissions: Cynopsis is producing our annual Holiday Programming Guide, which comes out on October 28 and will be sent to all Cynopsis subscribers. If your network has holiday programming airing from October 28 through January 1, please send your listing to Lynn@Cynopsis.com and firstname.lastname@example.org no later October 15 with the subject line: Holiday Guide. To be included, programs must be listed by date, title of program, and start times, in the following format: “Thursday, November 19: Network Name: My One Christmas Wish at 9a, Paper Angels at 11a, 12 Days of Giving at 1p”. Holiday-related programs only! A confirmation email will be sent following each submission (if you don’t receive a confirmation email, please resubmit).
Univision, UniMas and Galavision programming are now available on YouTube TV. The deal also gives subscribers in top Hispanic markets, including Los Angeles, New York, Miami, Houston, Dallas and Chicago among others, a new way to access Univision and UniMas’ local news, weather and programming. Univision’s network and local content is available to YouTube TV members as part of the subscription streaming service’s standard offering.
Redbox has partnered with film production and distributor Oscilloscope Laboratories to bring hundreds of hours of content to it’s Ad Supported Video on Demand streaming service. Films that will be offered include “We Need to Talk about Kevin,” “The Messenger” and “Howl.”
Electric Entertainment acquired worldwide broadcast distribution rights to TV series “To The Lake.” The series is the screen adaptation of the best-selling novel, Vongozero, and is available on Netflix in the U.S.
Adobe and Yahoo have announced that Yahoo ConnectID, Yahoo’s people-first, sustainable identifier, will power an integration with Adobe Experience Platform. The partnership enables marketers to leverage Adobe Experience Platform to create custom audience segment built on consent-based first-party data and expand reach through Yahoo ad tech. In lieu of third-party cookies, marketers will still be able to drive personal experiences consumers expect, while supporting privacy preferences and transparency.
Playco and Sway House are launching the first game on TikTok. “Sway Stories” allows users to play the part of a young, aspiring creator, who receives a surprise invitation to a party at the Sway House, and their choices determine how their story plays out. Josh Richards (“BFFs” with Dave Portnoy) and Griffin Johnson (of Sway House) star in the game.
|Cynopsis Presents: That Big TV Virtual Conference
Tuesday, September 21 – Thursday, September 23
| Turning Measurement Into Incremental Reach
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Join Michael Beach, CEO of Cross Screen Media for a discussion on how marketers are turning cross-platform measurement into incremental reach for high intent audiences.
The effects of Hurricane Ida – widespread power outages and preemptions for news coverage – were felt on syndicated shows the week of August 30. Just two talk shows scored higher ratings despite blackouts, and both were in preseason reruns: “Dr. Phil” (three-week high 1.4 Live+SD national Nielsen, up 8% from the week before) and renewed rookie “Drew Barrymore” (six-week high 0.5, up 25%). Top talker of the 2020-21 season, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” (1.6, steady), was also in repeats but still finished first in the genre for the 17th week on a row. .
Fox News Channel was the highest-rated cable news channel during coverage of the California special recall election on Tuesday. When the results came in at 11p, FNC had the largest audience on cable news across the board, averaging nearly 2 million viewers and 385,000 A25-54.
Broadcast Nielsen Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of August 30 ranked in order by HH Rtg
Family Feud (CMV) 5.5 AA
Wheel of Fortune (CMV) 4.5 AA
Judge Judy (CMV) 4.4 AA
Jeopardy (CMV) 4.1 AA
The Big Bang Theory (WB) 2.3 AA
Inside Edition (CMV) 2.2 AA
Entertainment Tonight (CMV) 2.0AA
Live With Kelly and Ryan (DAD) 1.6 AA
Last Man Standing (DAD) 1.5 AA
Hot Bench (CMV) 1.4 AA
Dr. Phil (CMV) 1.4 AA
Binge Report for the week of September 6
Money Heist (Netflix) – 10.17%
Lucifer (Netflix) – 5.45%
Good Girls (NBC) – 2.29%
Modern Family (ABC US)– 1.79%
One Piece (Fuji TV) – 1.76%
Grey’s Anatomy (ABC US) – 1.50%
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (NBC) – 1.46%
The Office (US) (NBC) – 0.96%
Into the Night (Netflix) – 0.95%
The Good Doctor (ABC US) – 0.94%
The weekly Binge Report ranks shows with the most binge sessions. A binge session is when four or more episodes of a show are watched and tracked in the TV Time app within a given day.
Shows on the Rise for the week of September 6
Into the Night (Netflix) – 97.10%
The Circle (US) (Netflix) – 91.90%
Lucifer (Netflix) – 83.00%
Rick and Morty (Adult Swim) – 73.50%
Billions (Showtime) – 73.20%
American Crime Story (FX) – 63.80%
Dive Club (Network 10) – 58.10%
Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror (Netflix) – 53.60%
Liars (FR) – 29.00%
Hell’s Kitchen (US) – 27.80%
Every week, millions of viewers around the world use TV Time to track their favorite series. “Shows on the Rise” is calculated by determining the week-over-week growth in episodes watched for a given program.
Broadcast Nielsen Ratings for Tuesday, September 14
Show, P2+ 000s, (A18-49)
ABC: Bachelor in Paradise 3.04 (0.9), The Ultimate Surfer 1.32 (0.3)
CBS: FBI 3.30 (0.3), FBI 3.29 (0.3), FBI: Most Wanted 3.33 (0.2)
CW: DC’s Star Girl 0.81 (0.2), Supergirl 0.65 (0.1)
FOX: LEGO Masters 1.39 (0.4), Fantasy Island 1.22 (0.3)
ION: Chicago Fire 1.31 (0.2), Chicago Fire 1.35 (0.2), Chicago Fire 1.27 (0.2)
NBC: America’s Got Talent 7.16 (0.9), Family Game Fight! 2.46 (0.5)
Telemundo: La Casa del los Famosos 1.23 (0.4), Hercal: Amor e Venganza 1.41 (0.4), Café con Aroma de Mujer 1.04 (0.3)
Univision: Disenando Tu Amor 1.58 (0.4), Si Nos Dijon 1.63 (0.5), La Desalmada 1.75 (0.5)
Source: Nielsen, live + same day time period averages
The Cartel hired Lexi Lewis as Director of Development. She was previously Manager of Creative Development at Reel One Entertainment.
DISQO appointed David Karp as Vice President, Customer Success. He joins the company from Numerator.
|This Day in History
1988 – Valerie Harper won a lawsuit against Lorimar Television for firing her before her contracted ended.
Answer to Our Last Trivia Question
The pilot of what short-lived series followed the series finale of HBO’s “The Sopranos”? “John from Cincinnati” (2007). Kudos to: Heather Allen-WWE Corporation/Stamford, CT; Louis Lewow-FITE/Atlanta, GA; Marni C. Gold/Hawthorne, NJ; Drew Berkowitz-StreamElements/NYC; Charlie Conner-KOKI-KMYT/Tulsa, OK; Aaron Paquette-AccelerateSG/Fort Worth, TX; John Kukla-KDFW-KDFI/Dallas, TX; Lorrie Shilling/El Segundo, CA; Susan Nessanbaum Goldberg-M and S Entertainment/Los Angeles, CA; Luke Watson-Entertaining Concepts/Los Angeles, CA; Ray Giacopelli-M17 Media Intel/Sonoma, CA.
Today’s Trivia Question
On which series did Bobby Sherman guest-star as a struggling songwriter, leading to the short-lived spinoff, “Getting Together”? (Email email@example.com with your answer and be sure to include your name, company, city and time zone. Unofficial rules: a limit of four.)
SALES PLANNER >>
MARATHON VENTURES/REMOTE/HYBRID/NY/NJ/CT: Committed to a remote/hybrid work model, Marathon Ventures Media Sales is looking for Sales Planners to work in a team-oriented, fast-paced, innovative environment to provide clients with the highest level of service. Sales Planners ensure the execution of all advertising schedules, partnering with sales teams and ad agencies. Full info HERE (9/30)
MANAGER, INDUSTRY MARKETING & ACTIVATIONS
DETROIT OR NYC
Manage execution at industry and sales events and coordinate with Director of Marketing Communications and executive team for industry presentations and halo activations. Oversee participation in industry membership organizations including execution of membership benefits both nationally and regionally. 5+ yrs of related experience required. Full info HERE (9/29)
SENIOR ANALYST, TV AUDIENCE RESEARCH
E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY
Report & evaluate existing metrics, develop new metrics and reports, & provide strategic recommendations to assist with driving decision-making & measuring performance for key stakeholders. Perform analyses for network programming & competitive analysis for programs on other networks. Minimum 3+ yrs Media and/or TV audience research experience. Full info HERE (9/29)
PRODUCTION MANAGER, LOVE NATURE >>
BLUE ANT MEDIA/WASHINGTON DC: Supports all creative executives in development and production to ensure project plans and resources are aligned to creative needs. Ensures projects are delivered to budget, schedule and contractual requirements. Manages individual show production budgets and schedules. Minimum 3+ years of experience in a Production Management role or equivalent. Full info HERE (9/28)
DIRECTOR OF POST PRODUCTION >>
the hive/KNOXVILLE TN: Oversees all post production activities with an emphasis on scheduling, staffing and workflow management. Director of Post is directly across media prep, media management, offline, online, graphics, post audio, and deliverables departments. A great attitude and willingness to help are a high priority! 5 yrs of post production supervisory exp req. Full info HERE (9/28)
ANALYST/STRATEGIST – MEDIA RESEARCH >>
LATITUDE/REMOTE: “High-level” project management and client interaction across several custom research projects. Managing assigned projects across their entire. Strategic collaboration with clients and internal teams on study design, methodology, high-level needs, etc. 4+ years of relevant media research/consumer insights experience required. Full info HERE (9/28)
DISCOVERY INC/ LOS ANGELES, CA: Help execute and support publicity for Discovery’s Factual Networks across talent and content. Will work on pitching, building media lists, digital coverage, press tours, and award submissions. Must have 2-3 yrs exp in publicity with great organizational skills and collaboration. Full info HERE (9/28)
DIRECT RESPONSE ADVERTISING SALES ASSISTANT >>
FUSE MEDIA/NYC, NY: Support Direct Response Ad Sales team by working with director and AE to service and maintain agencies and clients on a daily basis. Must be detail oriented w/good comm, interpersonal & organzt’l skills, and able to multitask in fast paced team envir. Wide Orbit & OnAir knowledge a +. Full info HERE (9/24)
DIRECTOR, NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, VFX/PRACTICAL EFFECTS
THE JIM HENSON COMPANY
Generating leads and closing sales for creative service vendor opportunities with regards to design services, practical effects creation, and animation. Building and establishing valuable industry relationships, identify growth opportunities and establishing new partnerships, while maintaining existing ones. Experience in entertainment sales req. Full info HERE (9/23)
DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROGRAMMING AND EXHIBITS >>
THE PALEY CENTER for MEDIA/NYC, NY: Assist in delivering, but not limited to, a relevant programming agenda for the institution & will constantly monitor the progress of program plans & ensure that timelines, deliverables, & best practices are being adhered to & that programs meet a bi-annual calendar. 10+ yrs of producing live productions within entertainment, sports & other media. Full info HERE (9/23)
DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROGRAMMING AND FESTIVALS >>
THE PALEY CENTER for MEDIA/NYC, NY: Assist in delivering a relevant programming agenda for the institution and will constantly monitor progress of program plans and ensure that timelines, deliverables, and best practices are being adhered to and that programs meet a bi-annual calendar. 10+ years of producing live productions within entertainment, sports and other media Full info HERE (9/23)
ACCOUNT MANAGER – DEALMAKER >>
MEDIAOCEAN/NYC, NY: Execute a coordinated account plan for driving growth and adoption of Mediaocean solutions. Maintain a regular cadence of on-site visits to consult end users, identify and address business needs and challenges. Act as a trusted advisor and partner with customer contacts. 5+ years of experience in client services or consulting. Full info HERE (9/22)
MBUY MEDIA ASSOCIATE/MEDIA PLANNER/ACCOUNT MANAGER >>
MEDIAOCEAN/CHICAGO, IL: Identify and recommend relevant media opportunities as well as potential upsell opportunities. Assist in management of day to day communication with client point of contact and vendors. Manage implementation of media management tools and software. 2+ years of media experience across planning, buying and optimization. Full info HERE (9/22)
CUSTOMER SUCCESS DIRECTOR >>
MEDIAOCEAN/CHICAGO IL: Prioritize and deliver on key customer objectives: understand business requirements, identify challenges, manage development projects and actively recognize cross-sell and up-sell opportunities. Define desired business outcomes and KPIs for each customer and manage overall customer health. 7+ years of experience in customer-facing role/consulting. Full info HERE (9/22)
SENIOR PRODUCER, MORNINGS ON 1 >>
SPECTRUM NETWORKS NY1/NYC, NY: Produces for assigned newscasts and news inserts making decisions on story lineup, video/audio elements, graphics and timing to construct show. Writes news stories for an assigned newscasts; ensuring content is factually correct and written in a clear and concise conversational style. 5+ years of editorial experience required. Full info HERE (9/20)
MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST >>
SPECTRUM NETWORKS NY1/NYC, NY: Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience. Research, pitch, enterprise, write, capture quality visual content, edit news stories and produce creative, original and compelling own stories for multiple platforms. 3+ year of Television News Reporting or comparable experience required. Full info HERE (9/20)
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING INSIGHTS AND ANALYTICS >>
FOX SPORTS/LOS ANGELES, CA: Develop and maintain reports that evaluate marketing and media efforts. Work with internal teams and external partners to maximize revenue from pay-per-events using digital conversion tactics. Identify, stay current on, and educate media industry and consumer behavioral/viewership trends. 6+ years of relevant experience required. Full info HERE (9/20)
MANAGER, MARKETING PROMOTIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS >>
FOX NEWS/NYC, NY: Support in developing collateral, promotion, and recap materials. Manage creative deliverable process for all partners. Maintain monthly updates for distribution partner meetings. Brand and strategic partner research and provide project management support. 2+ years of digital marketing and promotional experience. Full info HERE (9/20)
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE, SALES & BRAND PARTNERSHIPS
Sell new ad product and create detailed business plans designed to achieve goals and revenue quotas. Manage the entire sales cycle and effectively present Mirriad’s advertising solution to prospective clients. Develop/maintain relationships and collaboratively work across various business groups. Great fixed salary, upside and healthcare benefits. Full info HERE (9/19)
MANAGER, STREAMING TV PROGRAMMING STRATEGY AND SCHEDULING
LOS ANGELES, CA
Supports Director on all Streaming Team department responsibilities. Manage program strategy and scheduling and manage on-air promo strategy and scheduling. Evaluate potential program acquisitions and create editorial calendar Bachelor’s degree and 5+ Years TV and/or Streaming TV Programming Strategy, Scheduling and Acquisitions experience req. Full info HERE (9/19)
COORDINATOR, INTERNATIONAL SALES, DISTRIBUTION
CROWN MEDIA FAMILY NETWORKS
LOS ANGELES, CA
Provide sales & distribution support to the SVP in key areas such as updating right management system, export of availabilities, reports, and other international tools, and gather data for sales & distribution support. Invoicing, reports, material deliveries, screeners, contracts, schedule. 1-2 yrs exp supporting sales & distribution teams req. Full info HERE (9/19)
SENIOR WRITER/PRODUCER “PrEditor” >>
UP tv/ATLANTA, GA: Conceive, write, produce and edit breakthrough on-air promotional spots, launch campaigns, and marketing sales tapes. Provide creative direction and help oversee promo work of editors, promo producers and freelance creative help. 7 yrs with cable, network, local television station, ad agency, or other applicable industry related experience. Full info HERE (9/18)
CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE >>
UP tv/ATLANTA, GA: Ensure all subscriber questions and concerns are addressed quickly. Utilize written communication via ZenDesk to respond to, troubleshoot, and resolve customer issues. Ensure that customer interactions reflect our values and communication strategy. Ability to triage issues and clearly communicate solutions in a concise manner. Full info HERE (9/18)
SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER >>
UP tv/ATLANTA, GA: Oversee day-to-day management of campaigns & ensure brand consistency. Develop social media campaigns & drive brand awareness, and engagement. Understanding of the full social landscape & how it is successfully managed within the entertainment industry. Experience using native and enterprise level digital & social workflow and paid media solutions. Full info HERE (9/18)
SALES PLANNER >>
UP tv/NYC, NY: Work with advertising agency contacts & other advertising sales personnel to ensure that administration aspects of accounts are in order. Build, revise and maintain all sales proposals for AEs. Assist in the compilation & enhancement of upfront and scatter pricing and planning tools: reweight charts, pricing guide, etc. 1+ years related cable exp. Full info HERE (9/18)
MEDIA TRAFFIC COORDINATOR >>
CIRCLE MEDIA/NASHVILLE, TN: Manage ad sales orders and distribute marketing materials. Create show formats and timing the log to exact time specs. Prepare, build, and enter all commercial orders and run reports for sales. Broadcast or Radio Traffic experience, and a bachelor’s degree in a related field. Wide Orbit or related program and Microsoft office expertise is a plus. Full info HERE (9/18)
PUBLIC RELATIONS ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE – INTERACTIVE GAMING >>
42West-BHI/LA, NYC, AUSTIN, SALT LAKE CITY: Work on your favorite games! Execute and oversee gaming campaigns across PC, console, and mobile titles. The ideal candidate would possess a passion for gaming and writing with a minimum of three years of PR experience within the games industry, including experience managing campaigns, communications, and conducting strategic media relations. Full info HERE (9/18)
SUPERVISOR, FIELD OPERATIONS >>
SPECTRUM/BIRMINGHAM AL: Responsible for overall fulfillment operations of the system locations from the node to the home across the assigned area. Supervise installation and service to meet customer expectations, technical quality standards, employee productivity and company safety requirements. Full info HERE (9/18)
MARKETING RESEARCH MANAGER >>
PAC-12 NETWORKS/SAN FRANCISCO, CA: Provide quantitative and qualitative analyses, actionable recommendations, and presentations. Organize and compile media research that supports brand management and works closely with sales team to provide relevant research/data points. 5+ years of experience in the marketing and media research field within a media organization required. Full info HERE (9/17)
DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION OPERATIONS MANAGER
Manage all communication with external distribution partner operations teams for onboarding, asset delivery and troubleshooting issues. Drive overall execution for all digital distribution projects. Project Manager for the creation and/or procurement of digital assets. Five or more years of experience and Bachelor’s Degree req. Full info HERE (9/17)
CROWN MEDIA FAMILY NETWORKS
Build and modify sales plans and orders, maintain media schedules, manage posting process and coordinate, track and implement added value elements for clients. Min 1yr. exp as Sales Planner or Sales Buyer or 1-2 yr. exp as a Sales Assistant in comparable Ad Sales environment req. BA degree in Marketing, Advertising or Comms strongly preferred. Full info HERE (9/17)
CROWN MEDIA FAMILY NETWORKS
Deliver consumer focused, data driven insights that support and guide decisions relative to the development, acquisition and scheduling of all Crown Media content. 5+yr relevant research exp in cable, broadcast and streaming. Knowledge of Nielsen-based systems and viewing stats. Exp with Star Method, Tableau and Google Analytics a plus. Full info HERE (9/17)
SENIOR MANAGER, PROGRAMMING & ACQUISITIONS >>
iN DEMAND/NYC, NY: Maximize indie TVOD revenue for iND and affiliates, Act as primary contact for all 70+ indie studios under iND offering. Identify and activate new business relationships with content providers and negotiate license agreements for acquisition of movie and television product for VOD. Minimum of 3-4 years of work experience, preferably in related area. Full info HERE (9/16)
DISH Media is looking for a top-tiered advertising sales professional to call on advertising agencies and clients. This individual’s success will be directly tied to an ability to help our client’s strategize and achieve their growth objectives. Full info HERE (9/16)
We’re looking for an energetic Sales Planner to join our NYC team. The Sales Planner will be responsible for execution and maintenance of ordered deals and acting as a facilitator of the sales process by providing proposals that meet the needs of both DISH Media Sales and client’s needs. Full info HERE (9/16)
MEDIA SALES COORDINATOR
EL SEGUNDO, CA
DISH Media is looking for a new Media Sales Coordinator. This role will be responsible for the daily account management and support to assigned Account Executives. We are looking for candidates with the ability to build and sustain relationships across Ad Agencies and Clients to assist our sales staff succeed in this rapidly evolving environment. Full info HERE (9/16)
MEDIA SALES COORDINATOR
DISH Media is looking for a Media Sales Coordinator. This role will be responsible for the daily account management and support to assigned Account Executives. We are looking for candidates with the ability to build and sustain relationships across Ad Agencies and Clients to assist our sales staff succeed in this rapidly evolving environment. Full info HERE (9/16)
We are seeking a highly creative individual to fill the role of Graphic Designer. This person will be responsible for developing and executing creative concepts that propel and enhance the DISH Media brand visually across all communication channels. Full info HERE (9/16)
TARGETING & ATTRIBUTION MANAGER
NYC, CHICAGO, LA
The Targeting & Attribution Manager (TAM) supports pre-campaign target recommendations and manages post-campaign attribution and measurement. Provides executional strategy for measurement studies, to analyze the success of DISH Media’s targeted advertising business, across both DISH and Sling TV. Full info HERE (9/16)
SENIOR RESEARCH ANALYST
The Sr. Research Analyst reports directly to the Advanced TV Analytics Team Lead. The position supports various divisions within DISH including Media Research, Analytics, Sales & Marketing. Providing reporting on qualitative & quantitative data; assisting w/audience delivery forecasting; providing timely updates of Research & Marketing materials. Full info HERE (9/16)
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE – CLIENT VERTICAL
The Client Vertical role will focus on driving revenue within a set number of verticals. Work with the various teams within DISH Media (Sales, Data, Analytics, etc) to elevate the sales strength of their verticals. You will be a part of a Client Vertical team that represents DISH Media in the marketplace mostly with client direct decision makers. Full info HERE (9/16)
|THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 16
ABC: Holey Moley, When Nature Calls with Helen Mirren, The Hustler
CBS: Big Brother, Bull
CW: Coroner, The Outpost
FOX: MasterChef, Call Me Kat, Call Me Kat
NBC: Brooklyn Nine-Nine [f], Law & Order: SVU, Law & Order: Organized Crime
PBS: This Old House: Rebirth of Detroit, Ask This Old House, Guilt on Masterpiece
Telemundo: La Casa del los Famosos, Hercal: Amor e Venganza, Café con Aroma de Mujer
Univision: Disenando Tu Amor, Si Nos Dijon, La Desalmada