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Real-life pals and former child stars Jodie Sweetin (Full House), Christine Lakin (Step by Step) and Beverly Mitchell (7th Heaven) will all be back for season 2 of Pop reality show Hollywood Darlings. Production begins this fall.
HGTV ordered 20 new episodes of Love It or List It, slated to launch in July 2018. During its last run, the real estate show delivered its highest ratings since 2013.
From flesh-eating parasites to bacteria and fungi, cringe-worthy creatures hiding in crevices are the focus of Animal Planet’s Monsters Inside Me, back for season 8 on Sunday, October 15 at 9p.
Katy Perry, Stephen Colbert and James Cameron will be among the guests on the new season of Nat Geo’s StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson, returning Sunday, October 1 at 11p.
New series Southern and Hungry makes its debut on Cooking Channel on Monday, October 9 at 10p. Food expert Damaris Phillips and NASCAR personality Rutledge Wood road-trip to find down-home food spots.
EstrellaTV’s Tengo Taletno, Mucho Talento started its 17th season last night. The longest-running Spanish-language U.S. talent competition offers a prize of $100,000 and career-launching support from LBI Media and EstrellaTV.
BET sib Centric rebrands to BET HER on Monday, September 25. The multi-platform lifestyle, music and entertainment channel targeting AA W 25-54 and AA P25-54 will feature a new Sunday morning programming block of faith-based stage plays, as well as an “Unbuttoned” late night destination block. Tentpole concert special BET HER Fights: Breast Cancer will include performances by artists affected by cancer.
George Michael: Freedom premieres on Showtime Saturday, October 21 at 9p. The documentary, filmed before the Grammy winner’s passing with his cooperation, concentrates on the formative period of his life and career, leading up to his battle with his record label and the death of his first love. 
Shonda Rhimes and her Shondaland have teamed with Hearst Magazines Digital Media for lifestyle website Shondaland.com. Hosted by Hearst’s MediOS, the site will have syndication opportunities in Hearst properties like Cosmopolitan and Harper’s Bazaar, and collaborate with Hearst on custom programs for advertisers. Dove is onboard as a collaborative content partner.
Amazon inked a deal with 20th Century Fox Television for exclusive streaming rights for This Is Us and The Exorcist across over 200 countries. Prime Video customers in the UK will be able to access the series via the Amazon Prime Video app.
Never-before-seen documentary Sold Out!, telling the story of how French Cinema endured Nazi occupation, starts streaming on Turner service Filmstruck on Friday, September 29.
US and UK creators face off in The Kingsman Challenge. In the digital series, social media star Inanna Sarkis and UK YouTube sensation Jake Mitchell perform a series of stunts inspired by the film, Kingsman: The Golden Circle. The project is the result of a partnership between 20th Century Fox and digital studio Portal A.
Larenz Tate has been promoted from recurring to series regular on season 4 of StarzPower.…Erik Palladino (Suits) will recur on season 2 of History’s Six.
Concert, offering high-fidelity advertising from Vox Media and NBCUniversal, will now be available to brand advertisers programmatically. The new programmatic offering is available via a partnership with Index Exchange. The programmatic enablement will allow advertisers to layer on their own data and audience insights and program advertising with more control across Concert’s audiences and inventory. 
A privacy bill aimed at restoring privacy protections repealed by Congress this year was not passed by California lawmakers. The law, which would have required opt-in consent for targeted advertising, was opposed by the Association of National Advertisers, broadband providers and Google, among others. The bill could be revived, but not until January.
Australia’s Supreme Court shot down a challenge from Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon to CBS’s acquisition of Ten Network Holdings. Murdoch and Gordon argued that administrators should have given Gordon’s Birketu and Murdoch’s Illyria Nominees Television, both major shareholders, a chance to buy Ten Network, but the judge said that decision was up to the creditors, not the court.
Drive Media announced a diverse lineup of factual content for MIPCOM that includes Wilder Australia, Body Cam Cops, The World’s Deadliest Drivers, The Nazi Who Hid Jews, Growing Up Gay and Titanic: The New Evidence.
Inaugural Judges Selected for Cynopsis Short Form Video Festival
Jurors include execs from AwesomenessTV, CNE, Dick Clark Productions, Scripps & more . The Cynopsis Short Form Video Festival & Conference will recognize outstanding work in this emerging space, showcasing fresh and surprising storytelling across platforms. The winning videos be screened at this one-of-a-kind festival, that also includes though-provoking discussions with producers, directors, actors and marketers.

Sunday’s Primetime Emmy Awards on CBS logged 11.3 million viewers, matching last year’s all-time low show on ABC. Among A18-49, the ceremony drew an all-time demo low 2.5, down 10% from last year. 
The season 5 bow of Univision’s Mira Quien Baila (Look Who’s Dancing) averaged 798,000 viewers A18-49, 307,000 A18-34 and 1.9 million Total Viewers 2+ on Sunday, while the season 2 debut of El Chapo averaged 1.5 million Total Viewers 2+, 714,000 A18-49 and 323,000 A18-34.
Top 10 Basic Cable Network Live+7 Performance among Total Viewers for the week of August 28, 2017
Primetime (000)/Total Prog. Day (000)
FOXN 2178/FOXN 1457
USA 1990/NICK 1130
ESPN 1796/MSNBC 981
MSNBC 1779/ADSM* 859
HGTV 1486/CNN 842
TBSC 1379/ESPN 812
HIST 1303/USA 804
ID 1171/HGTV 801
CNN 1071/DSNY 728
Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data. All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of 116,600,000 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. Primetimes is Mon-Sat 8p-11p and Sun 7p-11p. Total day is Mon-Sun 6a-6a for household and demographic performances.
Top 10 Basic Cable Network Live+7 Performance among A18-49 for the week of August 28, 2017
Primetime (000)/Total Prog. Day (000)
USA 780/ADSM* 536
ESPN 736/NAN* 377
TBSC 590/ESPN 367
ADSM 571/NICK 358
FX 453/USA 287
MTV 412/ID 269
TNT 396/TBSC 255
HIST 383/TOON 233
FRFM 377/HGTV 223
VH1 377/FRFM 219
Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data. All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of 116,600,000 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. Primetimes 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 18-48 for the week of August 28, 2017 (000)
Ohio State/Indiana (ESPN) 2513
The Sinner (USA) 1939
Love & Hip Hop Hollywood (VH1) 1928
Teen Mom II (MTV) 1912
WWE Entertainment (USA) 1790
WWE Entertainment (USA) 1737
WWE Entertainment (USA) 1706
The Real Housewives of Orange County (BRAV) 1669
The Haves and the Have Nots (OWN) 1326
Impractical Jokers (Tru) 1321
Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data. All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of 116,600,000 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. Primetimes is Mon-Sat 8p-11p and Sun 7p-11p. Total day is Mon-Sun 6a-6a for household and demographic performances.
SHAREABLEE SOCIAL TV RATINGS: Top 10 U.S. Shows Overall by Engagement for the week of September 11, 2017
Program, Total Actions (000), Total Content, Actions per Content (000), Fans/Followers (000)
The Ellen DeGeneres Show (Warner Bros.) 9381, 106, 88, 149259
Teen Wolf (MTV) 4389, 147, 30, 12395
E! News (E!) 3680, 824, 4, 30679
Today Show (NBC) 1863, 658, 3, 12081
America’s Got Talent (NBC) 1425, 302, 5, 10849
TMZ (Warner Bros.) 1361, 1131, 1, 13600
American Horror Story (FX) 1170, 103, 11, 16020
Good Morning American (ABC) 1142, 562, 2, 12102
The Daily Show (Comedy Central) 930, 105, 9, 15212
NBC Nightly News (NBC) 918, 577, 2, 4305
Based on Total Actions (reactions, comments, shares and retweets)
Live + Same Day Household Viewers (millions): Friday, September 8, 2017 time period averages.
Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD
CBS: 4.75 million
Big Brother 4.94, 11th Annual ACM Honors 4.66
NBC: 4.22 million
America’s Got Talent 4.0, Dateline 4.66 million
ABC: 3.30 million
Shark Tank 3.51, What Would You Do? 3.01, 20/20 3.39
FOX: 1.36 million
MasterChef 1.43, Beat Shazam 1.29
CW: 1.41 million
Masters of Illusion 1.48, Masters of Illusion 1.36, Penn & Teller: Fool Us 1.40
TELEMUNDO: 1.04 million
Jenni Rivera: Mariposa de Barrio .94, Sin Senos si Hay Paraiso 1.05, El Senor de los Cielos 1.14
UNIVISION .91 million
Enamorandome de Ramon .96, Mi Marido tie Familia 1.02, Hoy Voy a Cambiar .76

Friday A18-49:
 CBS .8/3, NBC .8/3, ABC .6/3, TELE .6/3, FOX .4/2, UNI .4/2, CW .3/1
Source: Nielsen
Viacom veteran Anhelo Reyes has been named to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Consumer Marketing for Paramount Network. Reyes most recently served as Vice President, Brand Marketing and Activation for Spike TV (soon to be Paramount Network), where she oversaw brand and consumer marketing for Spike.

Shareablee is expanding its team as it prepares to launch a new advertising category, Social Addressable Advertising, using social behavioral data to develop media plans across platforms. Pat Ruta joins the company as Chief Business Officer and Jack Flanagan joins as Executive Vice President of U.S. Sales. Ruta spent 17 years with television ad tech provider Visible World, leading it and its subsidiary, AudienceXpress, to an acquisition by Comcast. Flanagan led Timeline Labs to its acquisition in 2015.

Rob Hopps has been hired for the newly created position of Chief Security Officer and Senior Vice President, Platform Operations for Ownzones Media Network. Most recently, Hopps served as Vice President, Corporate Information Security Officer at the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco.

This Day in History: 1876 – The first carpet sweeper was patented.
Answer to Our Last Trivia Question: The pilot of which 1970s series was based on the book, Poor, Poor Ophelia? The Streets of San Francisco (1972-1977). Kudos to: Paul Schur-Animal Planet/NYC, Andy Pittman-TAMU/College Station, TX, Susan Nessanbaum-Goldberg-M and S Entertainment/LA, David Westberg-SAG-AFTRA Federal Credit Union/Burbank, Lorrie Shilling/El Segundo, CA, Judy Margolis-The Ad Place/Dallas, Ken DuBow-Bob’s Your Uncle/LA
Today’s Trivia Question: Which actress played the character who replaced Caroline McWilliams’ character as the governor’s secretary on Benson (1979-1986)? (Email [email protected] 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.).
Answer to Yesterday’s Anagam: She Destroys Yeast = Say Yes to the Dress. Kudos to: Synda Kollman-Charter Marketing Group/Deerfield Beach, FL, Tom Moore-Kalt Productions/LA
In Other Words (example: Bad Brains = Criminal Minds): Predator Pond (Email [email protected]; first three respondents with the correct answer who aren’t in trivia will be posted in tomorrow’s newsletter.)
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WHAT’S ON TONIGHT – Tuesday September 19
ABC: The Middle [r], Fresh Off the Boat [r, black-ish [r, black-ish [r], Somewhere Between [f]
CBS: NCIS [r], Bull [r]. NCIS:New Orleans [r]
CW: The Flash [r], DC’s Legends of Tomorrow [r]   
FOX: Lethal Weapn [r[, The Mick [r], Brooklyn Nine-Nine [r]
NBC: America’s Got Talent, The Paley Center Salutes the Best of Will & Grace
PBS: The Vietnam War, The Vietnam War [r]
Telemundo: Jenni Rivera: Mariposa de Barrio, Sin Senos Si Hay Paraiso, El Senor de los Cielos
Univision:  Enamorandoma de Ramon, Mi Marido Tiene Familia, Hoy Voy a Cambiar

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