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IN THE NEWS
 
The DoJ yesterday reported it reached a settlement with broadcast television companies – Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc., Tribune Media Co., Raycom Media, Griffin Communications and Dreamcatcher Broadcasting – to end unlawful agreements to share nonpublic competitive information. The case, which had been filed in federal court in Washington, DC, alleged the broadcast station owners, as well as Meredith Corp. and Raycom Media Inc., exchanged “competitively sensitive information” that gave them an advantage when negotiating advertising prices with ad buyers. The settlement has a seven-year term.
 
Animal Planet Global president Susanna Dinnage just upped her game with her appointment as CEO of English soccer’s Premier League. Dinnage, a Discovery staple for nearly a decade, will start at the sports organization in early 2019, replacing executive chairman Richard Scudamore. She’ll become the first woman to hold the title.
 
Start your engines, the reboot of Discovery-owned Velocity as MotorTrend Network is happening Friday, November 23, at 6a. The fully HD net is available in 73 million homes nationwide. The launch will be heralded by a block of episodes of Bitchin’ Rides, Wheeler Dealers and Iron Resurrection.
 
CNN yesterday in DC District Court filed its lawsuit against the White House for pulling correspondent Jim Acosta’s press pass after President Trump’s press conference the day after the midterm elections. “The wrongful revocation of these credentials violates CNN and Acosta’s First Amendment right of freedom of the press, and their Fifth Amendment rights to due process,” CNN said in a statement. Not surprisingly, the suit elicited a strong response from the White House. “Just more grandstanding… We will vigorously defend against this lawsuit,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement.
 
A new lawsuit yesterday from Boardwalk Empire alum Paz de la Huerta piled on more allegations against disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein. Although de la Huerta has made previous claims, she had not revealed an incident that occurred in 2011 in which she alleges Weinstein exposed himself to her “in a taunting manner” and “invited her to participate in a three party sexual encounter” at the Four Seasons in Beverly Hills, according to the suit.
 
Netflix has opted out of dramedy The Good Cop, starring Tony Danza and Josh Groban, canceling the series after one season.
 
Dick Clark Productions and YouTube Music extended their multiyear partnership to include Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest. Pact marks the first presenting partnership of the show. Through the partnership, viewers of the annual celebration can tune in to watch retrospectives of the most viral YouTube moments and music trends of 2018. Additionally, fans can catch special appearances by YouTube creators throughout the show.
 
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Sony Pictures Television announced the 15 semifinalists in its fifth annual Diverse Directors Program: Maria Burton, Amir Farhang, Jeannette Godoy, Tiffanie Hsu, Nora Kirkpatrick, X. Dean Lim, Stephanie Martin, Kim Nguyen, Leena Pendharkar, Lynda Reiss, Ryan Richmond, Mel Rodriguez III, Charissa Sanjarernsuithikul, Darien Sills-Evans and James Sims.
 
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The Times has just published “How Content Producers Can Be Their Own Netflix,” a contribution to Raconteur’s Future of Media and Entertainment report.
 
Read it and see how Netflix keeps beating the competition.
 
 

PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT
 
Jimmy Kimmel and entrepreneur/producer Brent Montgomery, with Wheelhouse Entertainment, are launching media shingle Kimmelot to develop and produce unscripted and scripted projects for linear TV and digital, an app/mobile-based content. Kimmel also will become a partner in Wheelhouse Entertainment, the company Montgomery started in January 2018 after he departed his post as CEO of ITV America. The late-night host will produce all of his projects through Kimmelot. He’ll also remain a partner in Jackhole Productions, the company he created with Daniel Kellison and Adam Carolla two decades ago, which produces Jimmy Kimmel Live!.
 
ABC is developing East WillyB, a comedy based on the web series created by Julia Ahumada Grob and Yamin Segal from Korin Williams and Monique Nash’s Kronicle Media and ABC Studios. Written by Grob and Segal, the ensemble comedy centers on the dysfunctional neighbors who populate the last hold-out dive bar in gentrified Brooklyn.
 
The singing competition universe is getting another voice. Netflix is under way with the 10-ep, hip-hop-themed Rhythm & Flow, from John Legend, Jesse Collins and Jeff Gaspin. Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I. are onboard to exec-produce and serve as the primary judges on the show, aimed at finding the next breakout hip-hop star. Series, set to premiere next fall, had been in development at Netflix for more than a year.
 
Legendary Entertainment is developing content based on Black Hammer, Jeff Lemire’s comic book series, for both film and TV. Lemire will serve as an exec producer with Dean Ormston, the co-creator and illustrator of the comic series, which probes the surreal struggles between heroes and villains in Spiral City.
 
Food Network ordered Family Food Showdown, a family-centric culinary competition with Valerie Bertinelli as host. Production is slated to begin in December with the series set to launch in 2019. Along with the new series order, the network announced an agreement with Bertinelli that spans multiple projects in daytime and primetime, including new eps of Kids Baking Championship.
 
Amazon gave the green light to a bilingual romantic comedy pilot written and directed by Catalina Aguilar Mastretta (Everybody Loves Somebody), about the family you’re born into and the family you choose. Lorenza Izzo (Life Itself) is in as the lead in the untitled project for Amazon Prime Video. Georgie Flores (Famous in Love), Giancarlo Vidrio (El Vato), Ben O’Toole (Hacksaw Ridge), Sarah Ramos (Midnight Texas) and Patricia Bernal (Everybody Loves Somebody) also were cast. Amazon Studios is producing with Jax Media.
 
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network started production in Atlanta on multigenerational family saga Ambitions, produced by Will Packer Media in association with Lionsgate and Lionsgate-owned distributor Debmar-Mercury. Robin Givens (Riverdale, The Fix) leads the ensemble cast, which includes Essence Atkins (Marlon, Half and Half) and Brian White (Ray Donovan, Scandal), among others, and centers around a woman who, having recently relocated, finds herself going head to head with some of the most powerful and deceitful players in Atlanta.
 
Revolt is extending talk show State of the Culture for 10 additional episodes. Hosted by Joe Budden, who’s also an executive producer, Remy Ma, Scottie Beam, and Brandon “Jinx” Jenkins, series will premiere an additional ep on Monday, November 19, followed by a year-end ep recapping 2018’s hottest topics on December 3. The remaining episodes will premiere in 2019.
 
 
NEW & RETURNING SERIES
 
The final season is coming. HBO yesterday announced the eighth and final chapter of Game of Thrones will launch in April. The network released a promotional video that didn’t include a specific date but affirmed April is debut month.
 
A&E Network released a first look at The Clinton Affair, a six-part limited doc series premiering Sunday, November 18, at 9p and unfolding over three consecutive nights. From Alex Gibney’s Jigsaw Productions and director Blair Foster, series examines the political scandal and coincides with the 20th anniversary of the impeachment proceedings of President Bill Clinton.
 
December 14 is the premiere date for season 3 of Travelers, the Netflix sci-fi series that was renewed for a third season in May, with Netflix taking over as the exclusive first-run network in all global territories.
 
Season 3 of Oxygen’s Homicide for the Holidays premieres Sunday, December 9, at 8p and shifts to a new timeslot of 7p starting Sunday, December 16. The limited series once again delves into three horrific cases of holidays turned upside down.
 
High-risk investments, messy renos and big payoffs are all in the mix for designer and real estate developer Alison Victoria in new series Windy City Rehab, premiering on HGTV at 9p on Tuesday, January 1.
 
In the final season of Project Runway All Stars, 14 designers, all winners from the Project Runway franchise from across the globe, will compete to be named world champion of the catwalk. The glam starts on a new night, Wednesdays, at 9p beginning January 2 on Lifetime.
 
USA Network is rebooting 2001 reality series Temptation Island with a 10-ep revival produced by Banijay Studios North America slated to debut January 15. Mark L. Walberg, who hosted the original, will return as host.
 
Comedy Central set January 15 as the premiere dates for returning series. Season 6 of Drunk History will debut a 10p; season 2 of Corporate will drop at 10:30p.
 
 
COMING UP
 
Oscar-winning director Barbara Kopple explores the legacy of the notorious 1989 murder of Noreen Boyle in Mansfield, Ohio, in the new ID doc A Murder in MansfieldIn 1990, the testimony of 12-year-old Collier resulted in the conviction of his father, a prominent doctor. Twenty-six years later, Collier returns as a grown man seeking to heal lingering trauma associated with the crime and confront his imprisoned father. “Families and friends of the victims of violence become secondary victims, often suffering a lifetime of post-traumatic stress,” Henry Schleiff, Group President, Investigation Discovery, Travel Channel, Destination America and American Heroes Channel, tells Cynopsis. “As a storyteller, there is no one better than Barbara Kopple to capture Collier’s life journey, and we are excited to bring ID viewers on his awe-inspiring journey of resilience and reconciliation.” Special airs Saturday, November 17, at 9p. 
 
Eric Church is a last-minute addition to perform on tonight’s 52nd Annual CMA Awards, broadcasting live from in Nashville at 8p.
 
TV One is spreading the holiday cheer. A Special Night of Rickey Smiley for Real airs Tuesday, November 20, at 8p, followed by new original movie Merry Wishmas on Sunday, December 2, at 7p, Living by Design Holiday Special on Sunday, December 9, at 7p and movie Coins for Christmas, premiering Sunday, December 16, at 7p.
 
Jim Gaffigan returns to Comedy Central on Friday, November 23, at 11p in the network debut of the 90-minute Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape, recorded live at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston.
 
Acorn TV is gearing up for one of its biggest months yet with a December slate featuring six exclusive US premieres comprising three Acorn TV originals –Blood, Finding Joy and Agatha Raisin and the Fairies of Fryfam – plus three returning favorites and a new foreign-language drama.
 
Four more Hallmark movies are headed to the small screen. Mingle All the Way and A Majestic Christmas are part of Hallmark Channel’s Countdown to Christmas and will air at 8p on December 1 and December 2, respectively. Christmas Wonderland and Once Upon a Christmas Miracle will air on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries on those same dates at 9p.
 
CBS will air The Dick Van Dyke Show – Now in Living Color!, a new one-hour special with two newly colorized back-to-back classic episodes of the ’60s series, on Friday, December 14, at 9p. Series creator and co-star Carl Reiner personally selected the two eps.
 
Chef, author and food ambassador Lidia Bastianich travels to rural communities across the US to explore the patchwork of traditions that make up the country’s diverse cuisine, in Lidia Celebrates America: A Heartland Holiday Feast, premiering Tuesday, December 18, at 9p on PBS.
 
 
DIGITAL DATA
 
Digital ad spending hit a record-breaking $49.5 billion in the first half of 2018, marking a 23 percent year-over-year increase, according to the new Advertising Revenue Report from the IAB. The report also found digital video advertising revenue reached $7 billion, up 35 percent from a year ago, with 60 percent of that revenue attributed to mobile video. Among other report highlights:
* Digital audio advertising grew 31 percent to reach $935 million in revenue, on track to exceed last year’s full-year revenue of $1.8 billion.
* Mobile, which now accounts for nearly two-thirds of all digital ad revenue, continues to be the internet’s leading ad platform, up from 54 percent of total revenues in half-year 2017.
* Advertisers spent $30.9 billion on mobile media in the first half of 2018, up 42 percent from $21.8 billion over the same period last year.
* Mobile search advertising grew to $13.5 billion, with an increase of 37 percent, while desktop search was flat at $9.3 billion.
 
Welcome to the neighborhood: Confirming reports, Amazon made it official yesterday with the announcement it will open two new HQs, in NY and Northern Virginia. Jeff Bezos’s tech goliath said it would invest $5 billion and create more than 50,000 jobs across the two new locations, with more than 25,000 employees each.
 
 
SHORT FORM
 
Cadillac released a video titled Now That’s a Cardiac featuring comedic duo John Mulaney and Nick Kroll reprising their characters from their Broadway show Oh, Hello. With the help of “Val the Vlogger,” played by Awkwafina, the longtime NY residents embark on a misguided tour of the city in the first-ever Cadillac XT4. The short also features a cameo by 2018 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition cover model Danielle Herrington.
See you there: Save the date for the second annual Cynopsis Short Form Video Festival, Wednesday, March 6, 2019 in NY. We’ll screen winning entries and present two thought-provoking panels: “Finding the Right Platform for Premium Short Form Video” and “What Advertisers Want from Short Form Video.” Speakers include Brad Haugen, president of ATTN:, and Adam Winer, SVP, strategy and data analytics, Conde Nast Entertainment. Email [email protected] to get in on event updates.
Cine Sony and the National Association of Latino Independent Producers are launching a short film competition as part of the studio’s diversity and inclusion program at the studio. Called Voces Nuevas, the competition is open to aspiring filmmakers residing in the US age 18 and over.
 

KIDS NEWS
 
SNL’s Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell (Game Shakers) reunite to compete against one another in a one-hour special ep of Nickelodeon’s rebooted Double Dare, premiering Wednesday, November 21, at 8p. Hosted by Liza Koshy with original Double Dare host Marc Summers providing color commentary, the special will also guest-star All That’s Lori Beth Denberg.
 
Disney Channel series Andi Mack will present a story arc on gun safety in two new episodes airing Friday, November 16, and Friday, November 30, at 8p. Developed under the consultancy of The Brady Center and Hollywood, Health & Society, a program of the USC Annenberg Norman Lear Center, the eps also include a PSA about gun safety. Show creator Terri Minsky, a Luminary Award recipient at this year’s Cynopsis Imagination Awards, said, “Our show is meant to entertain kids, yet we also want to help them make sense of a very complicated world, to make them feel safe and confident to talk to parents and trusted adults about gun safety.”
 
Time flies. Cartoon Network is honoring the 20th anniversary of The Powerpuff Girls brand on Sunday, November 18, with an original music video created by female animators from around the world, a new internship program, the exclusive Lingua Franca Empowerpuff sweater, and a look back at the series featuring Blossom, Bubbles & Buttercup with 72 straight hours of both the remastered and original series streaming on CN.com.
 
Lena Headey (Game of Thrones) will guest in a new episode of Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, premiering Saturday, November 17, at 9:30a on Nickelodeon. In the half-hour special, “Bug Busters,” Headey lends her voice as Big Mama, a gigantic spider yokai who can shoot webs and disguise herself to look like a human. 
 
The Boomerang streaming app is serving up new titles and content including the digitally remastered Garfield, complete series of Jonny Quest, eight new movies for Boom Movie Fest and more. More than 3,200 eps are now available on the app, featuring a holiday-themed roundup.
 
Kilburn Live and Hasbro are in a new licensing agreement to create, build and operate Hasbro-themed family entertainment centers across the US and Canada.

Cake announced the premiere on Disney XD EMEA of its new animated co-production Space Chickens in Space. Series tells the story of a trio of chickens, Finley, Chuck and Starley, who are mistakenly taken from their homes and enrolled in an elite intergalactic former military academy.
 
Guru Studio appointed Hengxin Shambala Kids Cultural Industry Development Co. to represent its flagship preschool property True and the Rainbow Kingdom in China.
 
 
RESEARCH & DATA
 
Accelerating losses from satellite providers and weakening net adds from Sling TV, DirecTV Now and other virtual multichannel alternatives drove an overall decline for US multichannel video subscriptions in Q3, according to Kagan. Combined, the cable, direct broadcast satellite and telco multichannel sectors lost 1.2 million video subscribers in the three-month period ended September 30, 2018, ending the quarter at 91.0 million, including 88.2 million residential customers, according to the firm. Among other takeaways:
* The residential penetration rate stood at 76.2 percent as of September 30 when including traditional multichannel and the estimated virtual multichannel universe.
* Satellite had its worst quarter on record, with a loss of 726,000 subscribers.
* Cable operators lost nearly 1.1 million subscribers year-to-date, their worst performance at the three-quarter mark since 2014.
* Traditional telco subs fell by 94,000. By itself, Verizon shed a net 63,000 subs.
 
 
CASTING
 
Pedro Pascal (Game of Thrones, Narcos) will portray the title character in The Mandalorian, the live-action Star Wars series set as a flagship program for the Disney+ service launching in 2019… RJ Cyler (Sierra Burgess is a Loser, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl) snagged a recurring role in the current second season of the CW’s Black Lightning.
 
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RATINGS
 
The first full week of the traditional November survey period was strong for the three syndicated shows in talk’s top tier. Syndication’s Co. 1 talker Dr Phil (3.0 live plus same day national Nielsen, up 3 percent from the week before) raced to its highest rating since the week ended September 23 and led the genre for the 113th straight session with over 4-million daily viewers. Live with Kelly and Ryan (new season high 2.3, up 5 percent) was buoyed by a 25 percent Wednesday-Wednesday surge to a 2.5, and Ellen DeGeneres (2.1, up 5 percent) hit a six-week high.
 
Among other syndicated fare, Face The Truth (0.8) rose 25 percent in W25-54 in its eighth week on the air. Judge Judy (7.3) grew 6 percent from last year and easily outperformed every first-run and off-net syndicated show for the 14th straight week. Turning to access time periods, the survey said Family Feud (new season high 6.4, up 5 percent) was the game show leader. Magazines were topped by Entertainment Tonight (2.9, down 6 percent) and Inside Edition (2.9, down 3 percent).  
 
Top 13 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of October 29, 2018 ranked in order by HH Rtg
Judge Judy (CTD) 7.3 AA
Family Feud (2/T) 6.4 AA
Jeopardy (CTD) 6.1 AA
Wheel of Fortune (CTD) 6.1 AA
The Big Bang Theory (WB) 4.7 AA
Dr. Phil (CTD) 3.0 AA
Inside Edition (CTD) 2.9AA
Entertainment Tonight (CTD) 2.9 AA
Hot Bench (AT) 2.3 AA
Live With Kelly and Ryan (DAD) 2.3 AA
Last Man Standing (2/T) 2.1 AA
Ellen Degeneres Show (AB) 2.1 AA
Modern Family (AT) 2.1 AA

Top 12 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of October 29, 1018 ranked in order by A18-49 Rtg
The Big Bang Theory (WB) 1.7 AA
Family Feud (2/T) 1.6 AA 
Judge Judy (CTD) 1.6 AA
Jeopardy (CTD) 1.1 AA
Wheel of Fortune (CTD) 1.1 AA
Modern Family (2/T) 1.1 AA
Last Man Standing (2/T) 0.8 AA
Entertainment Tonight (AT) 0.7 AA
Family Guy (AT) 0.7 AA
Dr Phil (AT) 0.6 AA
Inside Edition (AT) 0.6 AA
The Goldbergs (AT) 0.6 AA
 
TV Time’s Binge Report for the Week of November 5, 2018
  1. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Netflix) – 3.21%
  2. Friends (NBC) – 2.35%
  3. Riverdale (The CW) – 2.16%
  4. Marvel’s Daredevil (Netflix) – 1.93%
  5. Grey’s Anatomy (ABC) – 1.93%
  6. The Haunting of Hill House (Netflix) – 1.68%
  7. Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX) – 1.52%
  8. House of Cards (Netflix) – 1.39%
  9. How to Get Away with Murder (ABC) – 1.37%
  10. The Walking Dead (AMC) – 1.36%
*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 our TV Time app within a given day.
 
Broadcast Morning News Shows Weekly Average Ratings week of November 5, 2018
ABC: Good Morning America 4.22 million total viewers; 1.0/10 and 1.23 million A25-54
NBC: Today 4.25 million total viewers; 1.2/11 and 1.40 million A25-54
CBS: This Morning 3.21 million total viewers; 0.7/7 and 838,000 A25-54
 
Late Night Shows Weekly Average Ratings week of November 5, 2018
CBS: The Late Show 3.12 million total viewers and .48/3 A18-49
NBC: The Tonight Show 2.23 million total viewers and .43/3 A18-49
ABC: Jimmy Kimmel Live 1.95 million total viewers and .38/3 A18-49

Live + Same Day Viewers AA (millions): Monday, November 12, 2018 time period averages
Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated Live+SD
NBC: 8.01 million
The Voice 8.46, Manifest 6.10
ABC: 7.05 million
Dancing With the Stars 7.32, The Good Doctor 6.52
CBS: 5.64 million
The Neighborhood 6.14, Happy Together 4.54, Magnum PI 5.47, Bull 6.43
FOX: 2.88 million
The Resident 2.76, 9-1-1 3.01
CW: 1.44 million
Arrow 1.58, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow 1.30
Univision: 1.0 million
Jesus 1.2, Mi Marido Tiene Mas Familia .99, Amar a Muerte .88
Telemundo: .79
La Sultana .80, Falsa Identidad .85, Senora Acero V .60

Monday A18-49 Rating: 
ABC .9/4, FOX .6/3, NBC 1.5/6, CBS .8/3, UNI .5/2, TELE .4/2, CW .4/2
 
 
EXECUTIVE MOVES
 
AMC Networks International announced several new leadership roles. Manuel Balsera has been named EVP/managing director for AMCNI Southern Europe; Ricardo Deben as EVP/MD for AMCNI Latin America; Kevin Dickie as EVP/MD for AMCNI UK; and Levente Malnay as EVP/MD for AMCNI Central and Northern Europe.
 
Antenna Pictures, a UK-based Blue Ant Media production company, appointed Jonathan Levi as creative director. Levi most recently was an exec at Warner Bros. factual label Renegade.
 
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This Day in History: 1851 – Herman Melville’s novel “Moby-Dick” was first published in the US.

Answer to our last trivia question: Which short-lived sci-fi series included the kleptomaniac humanoid species known as Grendlers? Earth 2 (1994-1995). Kudos to: Synda Kollman-Charter Marketing Group/Boca Raton, FL; Luke Watson-Essential TV/NY; Andy Pittman-TAMU/College Station, TX; Cammie Buerry-Station Casinos/Las Vegas; Dan Haberer-Creo Entertainment/Playa del Rey, CA; Tom Moore -Kalt Productions/LA; David Westberg-SAG-AFTRA Federal Credit Union/Burbank

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WHAT’S ON TONIGHT – WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 14
ABC: The 52nd Annual CMA Awards
CBS: Survivor, SEAL Team, Criminal Minds
CW: Riverdale, All American
FOX: Empire, Star
NBC: Chicago Med, Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D.
PBS: Nature, NOVA, Sinking Cities
Telemundo: La Sultana, Falsa Identidad, Senora Acero
Univision: Jesus, Mi Marido Tiene Mas Familia, Amar a Muerte

 

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Beloved Bob Newhart dies at 94

Friday July 19, 2024 Today’s Premieres A+E: Cold Case Files: DNA Speaks at 9p; Tell Me How I Died at 10p AppleTV+: Omnivore; Lady in the Lake PrimeVideo: Betty La Fea: The Story Continues Today’s Finale WeTV: Mama June: From Not to Hot at 9p; Deb’s House at 10p Saturday’s Premiere A&E: New House No […]

Cynopsis 07/18/24: Shogun rakes in Emmy nods

"Shogun" rakes in Emmy nods

Thursday July 18, 2024 Today’s Premieres ABC: Press Your Luck at 8p; Lucky 13 at 9p BET+: Bruh Hulu: How I Caught My Killer Max: Kite Man: Hell Yeah! MTV: The West Coast Hustle Netflix: Cobra Kai; Master of the House Peacock: Those About to Die Prime Video: Top Class Tennis IN THE NEWS Hulu’s […]

07/17/24: Cynopsis Jobs

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ASSOCIATE, GLOBAL LICENSING & DISTRIBUTION HEARST MEDIA PRODUCTION GROUP CHARLOTTE, NC Coordinate and execute asset delivery to content distribution partners and assist with ideation and execution of marketing campaigns with channel partners as well as capture, analyze, and report viewership data. You will also follow and report on industry trends and create weekly programming schedules […]

Cynopsis 07/17/24: Apple TV+ renews “Loot” for season three

Apple TV+ renews "Loot" for season three

Wednesday July 17, 2024 Today’s Premieres BritBox: 24 Hours in Police Custody CBS: Big Brother at 8p Hulu: UnPrisoned Netflix: Simone Biles: Rising; The Green Gang; T P Bon Syfy: The Ark at 10p IN THE NEWS Global entertainment & media industry revenues rose 5% to $2.8 trillion in 2023, and are projected to hit […]

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