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Disney Junior posted its best weekly ratings among Kids 2-5
Disney Channel had its most watched February
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National Geographic Channel: Fish Warrior at 8p
Investigation Discovery: FBI: Criminal Pursuit at 10p
Food Network: Cooking For Real at 11a
TLC: Sister Wives at 9p
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TNT unveiled its summer schedule filled with premieres of returning series and the launch of two new ones:
- Franklin & Bash – New series starring Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Breckin Meyer opens its first season June 1 at 9p with 10 episodes.
- Falling Skies – New series bows with a two-hour premiere on June 19 at 9p; the series’ regular time slot is Sundays at 10p. The Noah Wyle-starrer from DreamWorks Television has 10 episodes for its inaugural season.
- Men of a Certain Age – The second season continues with six summer episodes starting June 1 at 10p.
- Memphis Beat – A sophomore season with 10 episodes opens June 14 at 9p.
- HawthoRNe – Season three launches June 14 at 10p with 10 episodes.
- Leverage – Back for a fourth season starting June 26 at 9p with 10 summer episodes.
- The Closer – The Kyra Sedgwick helmed series returns for a seventh season of 10 summer episodes on July 11 at 9p.
- Rizzoli & Isles – A second season with 10 summer episodes premieres July 11 at 10p.
From the producers of Planet Earth and Life, comes a new six-episode series, Human Planet highlighting the human species. The series, a co-production between BBC and Discovery Channel will premiere on Discovery Channel next month. Two episodes will air each night on April 10, 17 and 24 from 8-10p. It took four years to produce Human Planet which relates the story of humans and nature’s spanning 70 locations and filmed in hi-def.
A sophomore season of Strange Sex on TLC opens April 3 at 10p. During 10 half-hour episodes, the series will expose individuals who have revealed their debilitating sexual conditions. The series is produced by Sirens Media for TLC.
Kids who want their workaholic parents to spend more time at home takes shape in the new OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network series, Kidnapped By The Kids, debuting April 4 at 9p. The series is produced by Love Productions.
Cooking with locally sourced ingredients referred to as the “locavore” movement is the focus of a new three-part series, In Search of Food premiering on Ovation May 10 at 8p. The series is hosted by chef, author and sustainability advocate Barton Seaver as he travels to three different cities – Minneapolis, New York and San Francisco is search of the best local foods. The series’ three parts will air on consecutive nights, ending on May 12 at 8p. In Search of Food is produced for Ovation by Noise Productions.
Cablevision Systems Corporation took steps to spin-off its Rainbow Media assets yesterday. In so doing, the company appointed Rainbow Media executive Josh Sapan as President/CEO of the new public company which will be named AMC Networks Inc. directly after the spin-off. AMC Networks Inc. will consist of the networks AMC, WE tv, IFC and Sundance Channel; AMC/Sundance Global; IFC Entertainment; and AMC Network Communications. The spin-off will be finalized after a variety of external conditions are met.
Wednesday’s 10p season premiere of MTV’s The Real World: Las Vegas averaged 1.7 million total viewers and a 1.8 rating with P12-34.
Cumulus Media Inc. put in a bid to purchase Citadel Broadcasting Corp. in a transaction valued at $2.4 billion. If the deal goes through, Cumulus said the deal would decrease corporate expenses and take its total number of radio stations to 572 across 120 US markets. Citadel had filed for bankruptcy in 2009 though it finished its creditor protection in June.
Upfront 2011: National Geographic Channel
For its 2011-2012 Upfront, National Geographic Channel presents a baker’s dozen of new series in production, with all falling into one of Nat Geo’s thematic pillars: Adrenaline, Extreme Engineering, Great Quests, News, Preserve Our Planet and Sci-Tech. (All titles are working titles.)
- Alaska Wing Men – One-hour seven-episode series about the pilots who transport critical supplies and rescuing the lost and injured in areas where only planes can reach. (Adrenaline)
- American Knights in the U.S. – One-hour five-episode series featuring Charlie Andrews who would like to bring the sport of jousting out of the Renaissance fair and into prime time. (Adrenaline)
- CSI Me – Six-episode one-hour project follows forensic experts as they piece together the life stories of people they have never met by examining the chemical composition of their hair, scars and more. (Sci-Tech)
- Drugs, Inc. – Nat Geo goes inside the drug market business following the trail starting with a farm and ending with a dealer. Eight one-hour episodes. (Adrenaline)
- Frontier Force – Over six one-hour episodes, this series follows Sheriff Mike McKeekin and his deputies as they bring law and order to the state of Montana. (Adrenaline)
- History Cold Case – A group of forensic investigators examine historical artifacts and relics of people who lived through some of the greatest moments in history. Eight one-hour episodes. (Great Quests)
- Mad Scientists – A 12-episode half-hour series hosted by John Bowler who introduces viewers to a group of amateur inventors, weekend scientists and eccentrics who come up with ideas that just might work or really are crazy. (Sci-Tech)
- Rocked – Five episode one-hour series treks with engineers as they travel the world securing unstable cliffs and slopes. (Extreme Engineering)
- Rocket Men – A family from Alabama who are all NASA rocket scientists enjoy blowing up comets and coming up with answers to science’s biggest problems. 12 half-hour episodes. (Sci-Tech)
- The Indestructibles – Scientists and experts delve into the science of defying death in various situations by studying the persons who survived. Seven one-hour episodes. (Sci-Tech)
- The Link – This eight-episode one-hour series follows the chain reaction or inventions and events that led to the modern innovations we depend on today. (Extreme Engineering)
- The Truth Behind – A team of scientific investigators track down the burning mysteries of the ages such as the Loch Ness Monster and Atlantis. Five one-hour episodes. (Great Quests)
- The Witch Doctor Will See You Now – Four-part one-hour series hosted by Piers Gibbon leads a group of ordinary people with serious medical conditions to exotic locales around the world to seek the advice of healers, priests and witch doctors. (Sci-Tech)
National Geographic Channel is also returning ten series to its lineup:
- Alaska State Troopers with 13 one-hour episodes (Adrenaline)
- Beast Hunter with seven one-hour episodes (Great Quests)
- Border Wars with five one-hour episodes (Adrenaline)
- Explorer with 18 one-hour episodes (News)
- Inside (Adrenaline & News)
- Locked Up Abroad with 10 one-hour episodes (Adrenaline)
- Ultimate Factories with seven one-hour episodes (Extreme Engineering)
- Shark Men with 10 one-hour episodes (Sci-Tech)
- Taboo with eight one-hour episodes (Adrenaline)
- Wild Justice with 10 one-hour episodes (Adrenaline)
National Geographic Channel airs its annual Expedition Week showcasing 13 premieres over seven nights beginning April 3 at 9p. The week’s worth of programs is hosted by the Shark Men leading up to the premiere of their new season on April 10.
Upfront 2011: Nat Geo WILD
Nat Geo WILD marks its first anniversary on March 29, 2011 and introduces six new series to its schedule inviting viewers to get closer to nature’s dangerous and gentle creatures.
- America the Wild with Casey Anderson – Naturalist Casey Anderson stars in another season of wild explorations traveling across the US to our national parks. Six one-hour episodes.
- Bush Cowboy with Matt Wright – Australian Matt Wright and his dog, Nash track and relocate ferocious beasts such as crocodiles and white sharks.
- Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan – The famous “Dog Whisperer” is back on Nat Geo WILD with a new season of challenging dog cases. 10 one-hour episodes.
- Dr. Pol’s Big Farm – Four-episode one-hour series follows farm vet Dr. Pol as he works across rural Michigan to care for family pets to livestock.
- Man-Eater Manhunt – Cameraman Gordon Buchanan risks his life into the hunting grounds of grizzlies, tigers and other deadly animals. Four one-hour episodes.
- Philly Undercover – A specialized team of Philadelphia police officers use high-tech surveillance equipment to protect man from himself going into dogfighting rings, illegal exotic pet traders and dealers. Six one-hour episodes.
Nat Geo WILD brings back three series:
- Caught in the Act with four one-hour episodes.
- Dangerous Encounters with six one-hour episodes.
- Swamp Men with eight one-hour episodes.
Memphis, the two-hour 2010 Tony Award-winning Broadway musical will be presented by the Fremantle Corporation at the MIPTV marketplace in hi-def. The musical event is being offered in cinemas and for television during its initial theatrical run.
Sundance Channel made an exclusive deal with Passion Distribution to represent its nonfiction programming outside the US including 77 hours of new content in hi-def at MIPTV. The programs include: All On the Line (8 eps, 60m); Garo Unleashed (6 eps/60m); Love|Lust (14 eps/60m); Quirky (6 eps/60m); Ludo Bites America (6 eps/60m); and Shoebox Sessions (10 eps/30m).
Program Call: Cynopsis Media will be producing our annual MIPTV Shopping Guide sent to all Cynopsis and Cynopsis Kids subscribers on Thursday, March 31, the week before MIPTV 2011 in Cannes. If you’re exhibiting at MIPTV this year and would like to have your programming included, please send us only the following info for your top 5 shows: title, availability date, number of episodes, length, type (i.e., movie, series, special, etc.), genre and your terms (barter, cash, etc.) as well as your company’s stand/booth location. To be included in this free and highly-viewed special edition, please send your submission to [email protected] no later than Friday, March 25, 2011. A confirmation email will be sent following each submission from Lisa (if you don’t receive a confirmation email, please resubmit).
Outdoor Channel picked up the outdoor program, The Bassmasters from B.A.S.S., the bass fishing experts with the one-hour show slated to begin March 28. The deal allows Outdoor Channel to air 26 weeks of the program as well as the 2011 Bassmaster Classic and Bassmaster Elite Series tournaments in addition to many episodes from 2010. The Bassmaster episodes will air on Outdoor Channel around 30 days after their original air dates on ESPN2 and its affiliated networks.
Salman Rushdie is developing a new 60m drama series for Showtime titled Next People, reports Variety. The project will be written by Rushdie and produced by UK based Working Title. The project is about American Life, from politics to technology to science and religion.
British actress Keira Knightley known for her roles in such films as Pirates of the Caribbean and Atonement will lend her voice for Tinker Bell in Syfy’s upcoming live-action television movie Neverland, a prequel to J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan. The four-hour project also stars Rhys Ifans, Anna Friel, Bob Hoskins, Charles Dance, Raoul Trujillo and Charlie Rowe. Neverland, produced by Parallel Films for MNG Films in association with Syfy and Sky Movies HD will debut next December. RHI Entertainment is the distributor.
ABC’s casting news round-up:
- Jennifer Morrison (House) joins the drama pilot Once Upon a Time starring as Anna, a woman attracted to the small town of Storybook where magic and the mystery of fairy tales abound.
- Multi-camera comedy pilot tagged Jordana Spiro (My Boys) as the lead in Lost and Found. Spiro plays Jo, a narcissistic 30-something New York bartender and party girl whose life turns upside down when her 18-year old son she gave up for adoption enters her world.
- Marc Cherry’s drama pilot Hallelujah has now added Donal Logue as the diner owner Rye Turner who has had his share of bad luck. Logue most recently starred in FX’s series Terriers and previously headlined ABC’s comedy series Knights of Prosperity.
- Dramedy pilot Good Christian Bitches added Marisol Nichols (24) to the project from Sex and the City executive producer Darren Star. Nichols will play the role of Heather. ABC Studios produces.
CBS had two casting updates:
- Kristoffer Polaha joins Sarah Michelle Gellar in the pilot Ringer. Polaha appears in CW’s Life Unexpected which has not been officially canceled by the network.
- Moving from ABC, Michael Chiklis takes on the half-hour comedy pilot Vince Uncensored produced by Conan O’Brien. The plot is about a man who has a life-changing experience which prompts him to adopt a more honest approach to life with his work and family.
Film actress Ellen Barkin tries her hand at television with the NBC pilot A Mann’s World from Warner Bros. Television. The project already stars Don Johnson as an L.A. hairdresser and salon owner struggling with middle age. Barkin will play his ex-wife which early on is described as a guest spot though with potential to recur if NBC orders the pilot to series.
Casting Call: FOX’s upcoming singing competition series, The X Factor is hosting an audition in Dallas on May 26. Other early audition dates include: March 27 in Los Angeles; April 7 in Miami; April 14 in Newark, NJ; April 20 in Seattle; and April 27 in Chicago. Interested solo artists and vocal groups can sign up for auditions by visiting: www.fox.com/theXfactor or call toll-free 855-345-5678. The X Factor is produced by Syco Television and FremantleMedia North America.
Casting Call: GSN’s game show LINGO, hosted by Bill Engvall, is seeking two-person teams to become contestants on the show. If you have big, bold personalities and consider yourself an expert with the game and also have a friend, sibling, co-worker or spouse who would like to participate, send an email to: [email protected]. In the email include your full name, age, phone number, occupation, where you live, a recent photo and a brief description of why this is the game show for you. Eligible contestants must be 18 years of age, a US citizen and be able to travel to Los Angeles for the audition and taping of the show.
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Broadcast Morning News Shows – Weekly Average Ratings (week of February 28, 2011)
NBC: Today 5.94 million total viewers; 2.2/15 and 2.71 million A25-54
ABC: GMA 5.01 million total viewers; 1.5/11 and 1.90 million A25-54
CBS: Early Show 2.69 million total viewers; 0.9/6 and 1.14 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI
Broadcast Morning News Shows – Weekly Average Ratings (week of February 2011 Sweep)
NBC: Today 5.65 million total viewers; 2.1/15 and 2.60 million A25-54
ABC: GMA 4.96 million total viewers; 1.5/11 and 1.89 million A25-54
CBS: Early Show 2.86 million total viewers; 1.0/7 and 1.23 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI
Broadcast Late-Night Shows – Weekly Average Ratings (week of February 28, 2011)
ABC: Nightline 3.92 million total viewers; 1.3 and 1.64 million A25-54; 0.9 and 1.25 million A18-49
NBC: Tonight 3.83 million total viewers; 1.3 and 1.57 million A25-54; 0.9 and 1.21 million A18-49
CBS: Late Show 3.62 million total viewers; 1.3 and 1.57 million A25-54; 0.9 and 1.19 million A18-49
Source: Nielsen, NTI
Broadcast Late-Night Shows – Weekly Average Ratings (week of February 2011 Sweep)
NBC: Tonight 3.94 million total viewers; 1.3 and 1.60 million A25-54; 1.0 and 1.26 million A18-49
ABC: Nightline 3.84 million total viewers; 1.3 and 1.64 million A25-54; 0.9 and 1.24 million A18-49
CBS: Late Show 3.76 million total viewers; 1.3 and 1.63 million A25-54; 0.9 and 1.20 million A18-49
Source: Nielsen, NTI
Broadcast Sunday Morning News Shows – Weekly Average Ratings (March 6, 2011)
NBC: Meet the Press 3.46 million total viewers; 0.9 and 1.13 million A25-54
CBS: Face the Nation 2.75 million total viewers; 0.8 and 950,000 A25-54
ABC: This Week 2.42 million total viewers; 0.6 and 730,000 A25-54
FOX: FOX News Sunday 1.30 million total viewers; 0.4 and 488,000 A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI
Wednesday A18-49 Analysis: FOX was the undisputed leader Wednesday night with an 8.1/23 among A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen. American Idol on FOX topped at 8p with a 7.7/22 while CBS’ Survivor posted half as much in second place at 3.2/9. During 9p, American Idol’s ratings jumped up to an 8.5/23 for FOX and ABC’s comedies Modern Family and Mr. Sunshine averaged a distant #2 at 2.1/6. At 10p, CBS had a turn to win with Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior with 2.2/7 followed by the second hour of Univision’s Triunfo del Amor at 1.7/5.
Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Wednesday, March 9, 2011 time period averages. Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.
FOX: 13.5/22 American Idol 13.5/22
CBS: 5.8/10 Survivor: Redemption Island 6.3/10, Criminal Minds [r] 5.3/9, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior 5.8/10
ABC: 3.2/5 The Middle [r] 3.5/6, The Middle [r] 3.0/5, Modern Family [r] 3.9/6, Mr. Sunshine 3.0/5, Off the Map 2.9/5
NBC: 2.6/4 Minute To Win It 2.1/3, Law & Order: SVU [r] 2.1/3, Law & Order: SVU [r] 3.5/6
UNIV: 2.3/4 Eva Luna 2.4/4, Triunfo del Amor 2.3/4
CW: 1.1/2 America’s Next Top Model 1.5/2, Shedding for the Wedding 0.6/1
TELE: 0.8/1 Aurora 0.5/1, Los Herederos del Monte 0.5/1, La Reina del Sur 1.5/3
ION: 0.7/1 Without a Trace 0.7/1, Criminal Minds 0.7/1, Criminal Minds 0.8/1
TF: 0.4/1 Cine de Las Estrellas 0.3/1, India 0.4/1
A18-49: FOX 8.1/23, CBS 2.4/7, UNIV 1.8/5, ABC 1.6/5, NBC 1.1/3, CW 0.8/2, TELE 0.7/2, ION 0.3/1, TF 0.3/1
Effective immediately, Co Collective added Jacob Styburski as Chief Collaborator where he will head teams in the areas of branded product design, services and experiences for the company’s clients. Jacob will report to Co-CEOs Ty Montague and Rosemarie Ryan.
Ryan Pinette promoted to VP/Production and Operations with Bravo Media. In his new role, Ryan will continue to manage production for Bravo’s original series and specials. Previously, Ryan was Director/Production and Operations at Bravo.
Telemundo Communications Group tapped Patricio Wills to take on the full-time position as President of Producciones RTI, the company’s joint venture in Columbia producing Spanish-language telenovelas and series. The appointment is effective immediately. Furthermore, Aurelio Valcarcel upped to EVP/Telemundo Studios Miami where he will oversee all productions emanating out of the Telemundo Studios in Miami.
Adrienne Scordato hired by Momentum Worldwide as VP/Director of Global Communications. In this new position, Adrienne replaces Stephanie Rudnick and will have responsibility over all marketing communications efforts. Adrienne will report jointly to Chris Weil, Chairman/CEO and Kevin McNulty, CMO.
Alexis Josephs elevated to the newly-created position of Senior Director/Sales Strategy and Development at music video and entertainment service, VEVO. Alexis will work with the company’s national sales team to spur revenues and growth by developing strategic co-branded music partnerships.
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Friday Fun Fact: According to the UK-based Association for the Scientific Study of Anomalous Phenomena, Windsor Castle in Britain has more than its fair share of ghosts, including King Henry VIII, Queen Elizabeth I, King Charles I, and King George III (“Mad” King George). King Henry supposedly haunts the cloisters near the Deanery with ghostly groans and the sound of dragging footsteps.
This day in History: 1302 – The characters Romeo and Juliet were married this day according to William Shakespeare. Today is also the day in 1969 when Levi-Strauss started selling bell-bottomed jeans. Just so you know.
Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia Question: Who owned Guapo the Parrot? JACK McFARLAND on WILL & GRACE Kudos to: Roger Lee-News 12 Long Island/NY; Dorothy Eckert-Horizon Media/NY; Elizabeth Miller-ABC/NY; Gina Lopinto-WEtv/NY; Greg Moloznik-GLM Media Dynamics/Scottsdale; Roz Seibold-EDA/Tucson; Amy Levy-Amy Levy Public Relations/LA; Elizabeth Brown-The Kitchen Vixen/Santa Monica; Miriam Aardahl-OMD/LA; Randy Barrios-CBS Television/LA; Michael Rosenzweig/LA
Today’s Trivia Question: Perhaps you’ve heard this warning before, but I’m sure it bears repeating. If you eat the Papadalupapadipu plant, it will cure the common cold in a man. However, the warning is for women – if women eat the plant, they will grow a mustache and in two weeks suffer a cold relapse. Who gave this warning? (Email [email protected] with your answer and be sure to include your name, company, city and time zone. Unofficial rules: Only the second four correct answers from each time zone will be mentioned; and once you’ve been mentioned in any of the Cynopsis editions, you can’t be mentioned again that calendar week.)
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INTERNSHIPS – These positions are for credit only – nobody gets paid here. These ads are always posted for free , and students work for school credit only. For more information on the specs for posting an Internship ad, email Trish at [email protected].
SUMMER INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: MARKETING SUMMER INTERNSHIP/PLUM SALES/NYC: Gain practical experience in the communications industry by working with a top-notch sales & marketing team at a multi-platform media company. Resume to [email protected] (3/17)
SUMMER INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: DIGITAL MEDIA/SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL/NY: Focus on mktg efforts, content, social media ideas. Review web & mobile traffic; Competitive assessments. Know digital platforms, web & mobile. Apply: sho.com/careers Job: 7710BR (3/17)
SUMMER INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: Entertainment firm/NYC: Internships available, college credit only, 15-25 hrs wkly. Fluent read/write Chinese required. Apply: [email protected] (3/17)
SUMMER INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: TV One as internship opportunities for undergraduate school credit-locations in NY, MD, and IL. Visit www.tvoneonline.com (3/17)
SITUATION WANTED ADS, POSTED BY THOSE LOOKING TO BE HIRED … There is no charge for placing your Situation Wanted ad … for more information contact Trish Pihonak at [email protected]
SITUATION WANTED: ASSOCIATE PRODUCER / WRITER/COORDINATOR/LA: 5+ yrs in network TV production; creative and management. Segment producing, QC, pre-pro, live, taped, post experience. Refs available. Email [email protected] (3/17)
SITUATION WANTED: RESEARCH DIR/SALES STRATEGIST: 20+ yrs media, Nielsen, Hisp, research, sales, and presentation experience. Email: [email protected] (3/17)
SITUATION WANTED: Dedicated & Experienced ADV. SALES PLANNER/NY: Sales proposals, resolving client discrepancies, quarterly post analysis, special sales service projects, expert computer skills. Contact- [email protected] (3/17)
SITUATION WANTED: Experienced TV PRODUCER with MBA – I have an MBA and 9 years experience as a TV Producer. Ideally looking for a position that integrates content and brands. Also open to other opportunities. [email protected] (3/16)
SITUATION WANTED: Experienced in PUBLICITY/SPECIAL EVENTS/MARKETING CAMPAIGNS. How do I find celebrities? Book talent? Publicize my event? Been there done that. I know it all! [email protected] (3/16)
SITUATION WANTED: MEDIA SALES/MARKETING MANAGER/LA: 17+ years experience in educational, documentary, advertising media sales, content development,biz development True Closer!!!!![email protected] (3/15)
SITUATION WANTED: ASSOCIATE PRODUCER/LA: 5+ years experience NFLN, ESPN, FoxSports, CNN, Studio Production, Remote Production, Post Production, Writing, Features, Segment Producing, QC, etc. Please email:[email protected] (3/15)
SITUATION WANTED: MANAGER/DIRECTOR FINANCIAL PLANNING AND ANALYSIS/LA. 10+ yrs exp in corporate entertainment finance. Extensive background in financial budgeting, planning, modeling and executive presentations. [email protected] (3/15)
SITUATION WANTED: WRITERS ASSISTANT/WRITERS P.A.: Aspiring TV & Feature Film Screenwriter with yrs of industry experience. Film Festival, & Writing Contest award winner. Excellent references available. Contact: [email protected] (3/15)
SITUATION WANTED: SALES CLOSER in MEDIA, TV & FILM – L.A. 8+ years of Domestic and International experience in Film & TV sales, a powerful sales closer w/ Rolodex of clients, very sharp professional – email [email protected] (3/15)
SITUATION WANTED: INTEG. MKTG MANAGER/LA: 3+ yrs exp building strong client relationships & successful brand campaigns.Great team player, very organized, branded entertainment enthusiast. [email protected] (3/15)
SITUATION WANTED: SHOOTER/DIR/PROD/CREATIVE EDITOR NY/BOS/LA:17+ yrs, worldwide exp: PBS Kids, CBS, BBC, Oxfam, MINI, History Channel, iPhone Apps. reel & website: www.GraziosoPictures.com iPhone +1 (617) 216-7554 [email protected] (3/12)
E-mail [email protected] or call Trish Pihonak at 203.381.9096 for rates and specs for Job Openings.
Are you looking for a job? Post your Situation Wanted Ad here — Email [email protected] for specs.
WHAT’S ON TONIGHT – FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2011
ABC: Supernanny, Primetime: What Would You Do?, 20/20
AZTECA: Cosas de la Vida, Al Extremo, La Loba
CBS: The Defenders, CSI: NY, Blue Bloods
CW: Smallville [r], Supernatural [r]
FOX: Kitchen Nightmares, Fringe
ION: Without a Trace, Without a Trace, Criminal Minds
NBC: Who Do You Think You Are?, Dateline NBC
PBS: Washington Week, Need to Know, Nature
TELE: Aurora, Los Herederos del Monte, La Reina del Sur
UNIV: Eva Luna, Triunfo del Amor
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