Monday, April 30th, 2007


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Good morning, it’s Monday, April 30, 2007 and this is your first early morning briefing.

News Corp. has named Emiliano Calemzuk as President/Fox Television Studios, stepping in where Angela Shapiro-Mathes stepped off.  Emiliano will report directly to Peter Chernin, News Corp Pres/COO.  In addition to scripted and alternative based series, Fox Television Studios also includes made-for-TV movies, international, Regency TV and Fox World.  Current series include FX’s The Riches and The Shield, E!’s reality series Girls Next Door, CW’s reality series Crowned and a new scripted series coming to USA, Burn Notice. Emiliano has spent the last several years as President of the Fox International Channels in Italy.  Shapiro-Mathes left Fox TV Studios to head up cable network TLC.
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Atonal Sports and Entertainment will launch The Ski Channel in 1st quarter 2008, and has already signed a long term carriage deal with Time Warner Cable.  The ad-supported network will include content covering everything a person can do on a ski mountain, both in the winter and the summer including skiing and snowboarding of course, as well as hiking, climbing, caving, kayaking and other activities. The programming will feature entertainment, reality, news, destination, travel, real estate, equipment, instruction and magazine shows, as well as professional mountain sport events.

Ovation TV will undergo a relaunch on June 20 with a new distribution deal with DirecTV, a new programming strategy, and a new tag line – Make Life Creative.  Content will include themed nights, each evening focusing on a different medium, but all containing original programming. Ovation TV will make itself available on multiple platforms including VOD and online, and will include education video provided by two schools – The Harlem School of the Arts and the LA-based P.S. Arts.  Announcements as to programming and agreements with other arts organizations are expected to be made soon.

SCI FI Channel has new original series to introduce this summer, plus the network will return many others to its line-up. The new series include:

  • Destination Truth  premieres June 6 at 10p; during the six one-hour episodes viewers will follow adventurer Josh Gates as he explores mysterious places and supernatural stories.
  • Derren Brown Project (title TBD)  premieres July 25 at 10p; American viewers will get to know British mentalist Derren Brown during the six one-hour episodes. Produced by Objective Productions.
  • Flash Gordon  premieres August 10; the classic science fiction comic strip characters, with a modern-day twist, come to life with Eric Johnson starring as Flash. Produced by Reunion Pictures and distributed internationally by RHI Entertainment.

Returning series premiering this summer on SCI FI include:

  • Ghost Hunters  new episodes start June 6 at 9p
  • Doctor Who  season three begins July 6 at 9p
  • Eureka  season two starts July 10
  • Who Wants to be a Superhero?  second season premieres July 25 at 9p

Weekend Box Office Estimates: April 27-29, 2007
Disturbia (Paramount/DreamWorks)           $9.1 million – 3 wk total $52.2m
The Invisible (Buena Vista)                      $7.6 million – opening weekend
Next (Paramount)                                  $7.2 million – opening weekend
Fracture (New Line)                               $7.1 million – 2 wk total $21.3m
Blades of Glory (Paramount/DreamWorks)   $5.2 million – 5 wk total $108.1m
Meet the Robinsons (Buena Vista)             $4.8 million – 5 wk total $88.4m
Hot Fuzz (Rogue Pictures)                       $4.8 million – 2 wk total $12.4m
Vacancy (ScreenGems)                           $4.2 million – 2 wk total $13.8m
The Condemned (Lions Gate Films)            $4.0 million – opening weekend
Are We Done Yet? (Sony Revolution)         $3.4 million – 4 wk total $43.8m
Source: Box Office Mojo
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Ty Treadway, co-host of SOAPnet’s Soap Talk, has been selected to host the half-hour syndicated strip Let’s Play Crosswords, the latest game show from Program Partners and Merv Griffin Entertainment. The show is cleared to air in 30 of the top 40 markets and will debut this September.


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Just two months after receiving a promotion at MTV, Lois Curren, President/Entertainment and Programming, will downsize her responsibilities, though will retain her position, title and office at the network’s Santa Monica headquarters. MTV has indicated Lois’ reduced work load is due to personal reasons and that she will still be the point person on several projects. Tony DiSanto, EVP/Series Development and Animation and head of programming at MTV2 will permanently take over the day-to-day duties for ongoing development. MTV staffers who reported to Lois will now report to Tony, and Tony will report to Brian Graden, President/Entertainment, MTV Networks Music Group and Logo.

Gemstar-TV Guide International, Inc. has hired Lisa DiMarzio as SVP/Partner Marketing for TV Guide to create strategic marketing partnerships that extend TV Guide’s brand across multiple platforms. Additionally, the company has employed Jodi A. Gusek, Ph.D. as SVP/Corporate Research to spearhead all primary research efforts for TV Guide. Both will be based at the company’s Los Angeles headquarters and will report to Alan Cohen, EVP/CMO.
Barry Hicks has taken on the position as Operations Assistant at Cox Media Hampton Roads (VA).
National Geographic Channel
announces several staffing changes:

  • Char Serwa has been advanced to VP/Production to oversee the production department which manages the editorial execution of all original programs for NGC.
  • Cindy Linnell has joined NGC as Director/Production Management to handle commission, co-production and presale programs for the network in addition to implementing policies and procedures for the production management division.
  • Joyce Romano has been added as Director/Program Planning and Budget to sync up programming and production hours with the network budget. She will also work with Finance and Business Affairs and Ad Sales departments.

GEM Group has named Deborah Grossman and Jennifer Kauf as Co-Presidents for the company based in New York. Both will move the agency’s strategic goals forward and share the business and operational duties.

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  • Casts of Degrassi and Spring Awakenings to discuss teen issues
  • India gets a new kids channel, Chutti TV
  • Curl It with Cobi joins Kabillion

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  • Discovery Networks Asia launching three new channels in Malaysia on Astro platform
  • here! Films takes in German drama Vivere from Media Luna Entertainment
  • A U.S. Lighthearted Entertainment format heading over to Sky One with Ruggie Media producing

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  • American Idol’s “Idol Gives Back,” now available on iTunes, set a voting record
  • Search-engine marketing is getting pricey for news portals
  • Vudu signs deals with most major studios for its IP-based movies-to-TV device
  • Federal grand jury lets Yahoo off the hook in copyright case against Sony BMG



THURSDAY – A18-49 AnalysisABC kicked off the May Sweep with a Thursday night victory with 5.2/14 A18-49, according to fast affiliate ratings from Nielsen Media Research. Coming in second, CBS narrowed the gap with 4.8/13, followed by NBC 3.2/9, FOX 2.8/8, UNIV 1.7/5, CW 1.4/4 and TELE 0.8/2. CBS started off with a win at 8p with Survivor: Fiji at 4.5/13. Then at 9p, ABC surged way ahead with Grey’s Anatomy at 8.2/21, then stayed in the lead during 10p with the season finale of October Road at 4.2/12.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Thursday, April 26, 2007, May Sweep Day #1 – time period averages. Source: Nielsen Media Research

CBS       9.9/16         Survivor: Fiji 8.1/14, CSI 12.1/19, Shark 9.3/16

ABC       8.6/14        Ugly Betty 6.7/11, Grey’s Anatomy 12.9/20, October Road [f] 6.3/11

FOX       4.7/8          Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? 6.0/10, Trading Spouses 3.5/5

NBC       4.6/8           My Name is Earl 4.8/8, The Office 4.7/8, 30 Rock [f] 3.1/5, Scrubs 3.0/5, ER 6.2/11

CW        2.4/4          Smallville 2.6/4, Supernatural 2.2/3

UNIV      2.1/3          La Fea Mas Bella 2.2/4, Destilando Amor 2.3/4, Aqui y Ahora 1.9/3

TELE      1.0/2          Premios Billboard de la Musica Latina 1.0/2

A18-49: ABC 5.2/14, CBS 4.8/13, NBC 3.2/9, FOX 2.8/8, UNIV 1.7/5, CW 1.4/4, TELE 0.8/2

FRIDAY – A18-49 Analysis:  CBS came out on top Friday night with 2.4/8 A18-49, according to fast affiliate ratings from Nielsen Media Research. ABC came next with 2.2/7, and then FOX 1.6/5, NBC 1.6/5, CW 1.4/5, UNIV 1.4/5 and TELE 0.3/1. CBS took the 8p hour with Ghost Whisperer at 2.6/10. ABC then won by a smidge at 9p with Wife Swap at 2.2/7 over CBS’ Close to Home with 2.1/7. ABC remained in the lead at 10p with 20/20 at 2.7/9.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Friday, April 27, 2007, May Sweep Day #2 – time period averages. Source: Nielsen Media Research

CBS       6.2/12      Ghost Whisperer 6.0/11, Close to Home 6.2/11, Numb3rs 6.6/12

ABC       4.2/8          Grey’s Anatomy [r] 3.5/7, Wife Swap 3.8/7, 20/20 5.4/10

NBC       4.1/8          Identity [f] 3.5/7, Raines [f] 3.8/7, Law & Order 5.1/9

FOX       3.1/6          House [r] 3.2/6, Bones [r] 3.0/5

CW        2.7/5          Friday Night Smackdown! 2.7/5

UNIV      1.9/3         La Fea Mas Bella 2.0/4, Destilando Amor 2.1/4, Casos de la Vida Real: Edicion Especial 1.6/3

TELE       0.5/1         Marina 0.6/1, Zorro 0.6/1, Sin Verguenza 0.4/1

A18-49: CBS 2.4/8, ABC 2.2/7, FOX 1.6/5, NBC 1.6/5, CW 1.4/5, UNIV 1.4/5, TELE 0.3/1

SATURDAY – A18-49 Analysis:  FOX finished #1 for the first Saturday night of May Sweeps at 2.0/8 A18-49, according to fast affiliate ratings from Nielsen Media Research. ABC came next with 1.4/5, and then CBS 1.3/5, NBC 1.3/5, UNIV 0.8/3 and TELE 0.2/1. FOX with two new Cops episodes averaged a 1.8/7 to win at 8p. Then at 9p, FOX’s America’s Most Wanted brought in the highest ratings at 2.2/8. ABC and NBC tied at 10p, each posting a 1.8/6.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, April 28, 2007, May Sweep Day #3 – time period averages. Source: Nielsen Media Research

CBS      4.2/8       CSI [r] 3.9/8, Without a Trace [r] 4.4/9, 48 Hours Mystery 4.4/9

NBC      3.9/8         Dateline 3.2/7, Law & Order: SVU [r] 3.4/7, Law & Order [r] 4.9/10

FOX      3.5/7         Cops 2.9/6, Cops 3.6/7, America’s Most Wanted 3.8/7

ABC      2.7/5         Movie: Pearl Harbor [r] 2.7/5

UNIV    1.2/2         Sábado Gigante 1.2/2

TELE    0.3/1         Cine Nuestro 0.4/1, El Revention Billboard: VIP SP 0.2/0

A18-49: FOX 2.0/8, ABC 1.4/5, CBS 1.3/5, NBC 1.3/5, UNIV 0.8/3, TELE 0.2/1

This Day in History: 1939 – Public Television began. President Franklin D. Roosevelt became the first chief executive to appear on TV. Roosevelt spoke at the opening ceremonies of the New York World’s Fair in Flushing, New York on WNBT in New York.

Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia: What Bone’s cast member previously portrayed a character on another show styling a tattoo with the words “Bird of Prey” on his right shoulder?  DAVID BOREANAZ    Kudos to: Brett Garrison/Chris Hoffman-Turner Broadcasting System, Inc./Atlanta; Karen Rugg-Quest. Connect. Inspire./Arlington, VA; Whitney Goldstein-Lehman Brothers/NY; Danielle Calabria-Sony Pictures Television/NY; Kathy Alexander-Spot Plus/Dallas; Barbara Hughes-Film Garden Entertainment/LA; Marty Webb-Nielsen Media Research/LA; Cat Josell-Synergy Management Inc./Calabasas, CA

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SITUATION WANTED: INTER/ASSISTANT LA: Producer and co-writer of most widely syndicated student prod in college TV seeks entry-level job in single-camera sitcom development or related positions. Email: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: CURRENT PROGRAMMING/DEVELOPMENT: B.F.A./M.A. w/ 7+yrs entertainment project management. Strong creative/business skills. Production and development background w/ PR/research/HR experience. [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: WRITING ASSISTANT/LA: Idea girl, writing guru, chief juggler, recent college grad seeks part-time pos. in TV/Film. Has script writing, production & Fortune 500 copy writing exp. Email: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Intelligent and highly motivated college grad looking for entry level position in MARKETING or PRODUCTION. Previous exp in mrktng & prod as station mgr for Stanford University TV station. Contact [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: May ’07 college grad looking for entry-level MARKETING RESEARCH career in Media industry. Self-motivated, analytical, tech-savvy w/ passion for pop culture. Esp. NYC-based positions. E-mail: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Ball State graduate (7/21/07) looking for an entry level position/summer internship in PRODUCTION/PROGRAMMING/DEVELOPMENT . I’m good at multitasking, organization, and group work. Contact: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Mass Communication MA Grad seeks position in RESEARCH/PLANNING single or multi-platform) in LA. Previous experience in TV, technology, and market research. Computer savvy and creative! Email: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Soon to be college grad looking for ENTRY-LEVEL MEDIA BUYING/SELLING position. Previous internships in TV advrtsng sales, PR & mrktng. Hard-working, driven, outgoing & quick learner. [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: TYPIST specializing in production transcription for entertainment industry; as broadcast scripts, interviews, etc. Competitive rates, fast turn-around. Contact Jen @ 310 923 1704 or [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: MARKETING /MIAMI: Bentley College senior seeking entry level marketing position. Internship experience in TV adv and PR in well known magazine. Creative, professional, organized, bilingual. Contact [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: New College grad with DC FREELANCE NETWORK TV and Cap Hill experience looking for full time job in NYC. Field prod/writing/research experience. Can-do attitude and quick learner. Email [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Stanford senior seeking entry level PRODUCTION/MARKETING position in NYC. Previous internship experience in post production. Motivated, very smart, pretty funny. Contact [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Seeking job in TV business. Current major in Mass Communications/Journalism and Five Towns College with lots of hands on exp. Main exp –EDITING/REVIEWING AND SCORING MUSIC to TV shows. Contact: [email protected] (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Film Student from Florida State seeks internship in FILM/TV in NYC for summer. Previous exp at professional level. Proficient in Word, Excel, PP and Access. Can intern for college credit. Email: [email protected]  (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Ambitious and outgoing college graduate seeks entry level position with PRODUCTION or FILM EDITING company. Eager to learn, excellent customer service skills, strong work ethic and more! Contact [email protected]  (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Ryan Walls, Communications major at Fordham University. Looking for opportunities in fields of ENTERTAINMENT RSRCH & CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT. Internship exp with CBS & the Daily Show w/ Jon Stewart. [email protected]  (5/4)

SITUATION WANTED: Creative, hard-working Summa Cum Laude graduate seeks entry level position with TV/FILM/TALENT company. Quick learner, strong skills, 2 years industry experience.For full resume contact [email protected]  (5/4)


SITUATION WANTED: SR DIGITAL MEDIA EXEC: 15+ years in Digital Media, Video, Music. Hands on programming, distribution, licensing and bus Dev; focus on New Media platforms. Startup & large company experience: [email protected] (5/2)

SITUATION WANTED: NYC’s PREMIERE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY LIFE COACH. Clients in comedy, docs, PR. Be the writer-producer-director of your life. Entertain Possibilities. [email protected]. Call for a free consultation. (5/2)

E-mail Trish Pihonak for rates and specs for Job Openings.

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WHAT’S ON TONIGHT: Monday, May 1, 2007

ABC:     Dancing with the Stars, The Bachelor
CBS:     How I Met Your Mother, The New Adventures of Old Christine, Two and a Half Men, The King of Queens, CSI: Miami
CW:      Everyone Hates Chris, All of Us, Girlfriends, The Game
FOX:     House [r], 24
ION:      Mama’s Family, Mama’s Family, Diagnosis Murder, Wonder Years, Wonder Years
MNT:     IFL Battleground 
NBC:     Deal or No Deal, Heroes, The Real Wedding Crashers
PBS:     Antiques Roadshow, The Mormans
TELE:    Marina, Zorro, Sin Verguenza
UNIV:    La Fea Mas Bella, Destilando Amor, Cristina

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