Monday, September 10th, 2007

 

Cynopsis: Kids!

9/10/07

Good morning. It’s Monday, September 10, 2007, and this is your first early morning briefing. 

Were you watching the MTV Video Music Awards last night?  If you were watching you likely caught actor Shia LaBeouf revealing the new Indiana Jones movie, in which he stars, is titled Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.  A Lucasfilm Ltd. picture, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull is directed by Steven Spielberg and distributed by Paramount and is scheduled for a simultaneous worldwide release on Thursday, May 22, 2008.  All in all, the LaBeouf’s announcement was a highlight of the broadcast.

Following in the footsteps, or whatever it is the robots make, plans are really under way to bring Robotech, the Harmony Gold USA and Tatsunoko Productions’ 1980s animated series, to the big screen.  Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to Robotech and Tobey “Spider-Man” Maquire will produce the picture through his Maguire Entertainment production company, per the Hollywood Reporter.  Maguire may indeed star in the picture, but that remains to be seen.  Craig Zahler will write the screenplay.  Also producing the movie is Drew Crevello under his Supercool Hollywood BigTime Productions banner.

The UK’s BBC Radio 1 has named Kelly Osbourne (aka daughter of Ozzie and Sharon) to host its new teen-targeted show, Radio 1’s Surgery, which in turn will be part of the new Sunday night teen zone (7p-12a).  The move comes as Radio 1 gets a full overhaul to aim focus its programming on a younger audience, including the under 18 crowd.  Launching mid October, Radio 1 Surgery (10p-12a) will focus on teen-related issues including relationships, health and education.  The earlier part of the Sunday evening teen zone will be hosted by popular disc jockey Annie Mac (7-10p), during which she’ll cover all things teen-related and play music.

MORE KIDS STUFF

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences handed out the 2006-2007 Creative Arts Primetime Emmys for individual achievements on Saturday night, September 8 at the Shrine Auditorium in LA.  The evening featured several youth-centric categories including, with Cartoon Network walking away with a total of 8 awards, Nickelodeon with 2, and Starz Kids & Family and Comedy Central with one each.  Among the categories and winners of the evening:

  • Animated Program (1-hour or more):  Camp Lazlo, Cartoon Network
  • Animated Program (less than 1-hour): South Park, Comedy Central
  • Children’s Program: Nick News with Linda Ellerbee: Private Worlds: Kids and Autism, Nickelodeon

Congratulations to all, a full list of categories and winners can be found at www.emmys.tv .  The Emmys in the remaining 29 categories will be handed out at the 1007 Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, September 16, at 8p live on Fox from the Shrine Auditorium.

Portfolio Entertainment has completed several new kids programming deals and renewed others just ahead of next month’s MIPCOM 2007.  Acquiring all three seasons of Carl2 are KTV (South Africa) and Ares Media.Net TV (Turkey), with the latter also picking up the first episodes of Spellz (26×30′), the live-action kid’s show the reveals the tricks behind magic tricks.  MediaCorp TV12 (Singapore) also snapping up Spellz (26×30′), for free TV broadcast.  RTM (Malaysia) takes the free TV broadcast rights for the animated kid’s adventure series, Toad Patrol (26×30′).  APTN (Canada) has acquired the preschool puppet series Igloo-Gloo (91×15′ English, 46×30′ French), which revolves around two baby seal characters living south of the Artic Circle.

4Kids Entertainment is supporting its newly-launched season of the 4Kids TV Saturday morning programming block (8a-12p) on Fox, with a promotion that ties into the line-up of action series and the block’s new look and tag, The Game Station. 4Kids has teamed with Six Flags Theme Park and K-B Toys to launch The Game Station Sweepstakes that drives tune-in throughout September.  Additionally, the 4Kids TV has re-launched its corresponding websites (www.4Kids.tv), which includes a range of new features and functions. 4Kids TV, The Game Station fall 2007 programming:
8:00a –   Winx Club (September 8-22, new episodes and series finale)
8:00a –   The Adrenaline Project* (joins the block September 29)
8:30a –   Yu-Gi-Oh! GX**
9:00a –   Chaotic  (new episodes)
9:30a –   Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Fast Forward (new episodes)
10:00a – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Fast Forward – 10:00AM
10:30a – Dinosaur King*
11:00a – Viva Pinata (new episodes)
11:30a – Sonic X
*new series
**new series to the block

Transformers is set for release as a DVD and HD DVD two-disc special edition set, as well as a single disc release, this October 16, 2007, from DreamWorks and Paramount and distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment. The two-disc extras include commentary on the movie by director Michael Bay, two documentaries about the actors and robots, lots of behind the scenes stuff including early sketches, with the HD DVD version sporting web-enabled features.  Additionally, each DVD will include information about a Transformers Chevy sweepstakes as well as a promotion with Hostess.  If October is too long to wait, remember Transformers opens in Imax theaters this September 21.  Executive produced by Steven Spielberg, in association with Hasbro, the live-action movie has earned $650+ million worldwide ($311+ million US) in box office receipts since its initial theatrical release earlier this summer.

Mad Catz Interactive has acquired Joytech, a manufacturer/distributor of third-party video games and accessories, from Take-Two Interactive Software for about $3.7 million.  Mad Catz believes that Joytech will increase its annual revenue by at least $10 million, and add new customers and products.  As for Take-Two, the sale of Joytech follows its recently announced plans to focus efforts on its core publishing business.  The deal, according to Take-Two’s CEO Ben Feder, “will allow substantially all of our Joytech employees in the US and UK to join Mad Catz.”

MARKETING/LICENSING

Sesame Workshop and K’NEX have inked a new licensing partnership to produce Sesame Street-themed educational building sets for toddlers (kids 2-years and up).  According to the deal, K’NEX Brands serves at the licensee for interlocking construction building sets in North America and internationally.  The new line of toys is slated to be available from June 2008.

WizKids Inc. has released DC HeroClix: Justice League.  The line includes 60 individual Justice League characters, available in booster packs ($9.99) with each containing five figures and character cards and a game play card.  For those totally into the game and/or Justice League, by purchasing the Buy it by the Brick (includes 12 booster packs) will get an exclusive DC HeroClix Phantom Stranger (free).  WizKids is a unit of the Topps Company.

Play Visions, a toy/novelty company, has entered into a licensing deal with PAWS, Inc. to produce a line of Garfield branded pet toys.  Under the pact, the licensed properties will include Garfield, for cat products, and Odie, for dog related items.  Expect to see the Garfield pet toys in 2008.

This month marks the launch of Patch Products, a manufacturer board and card games, seventh annual Million Minute Family Challenge, which runs through December 31.  With the goal of increasing interaction and improving communication among family and friends by playing games together, Patch challenges US families/friends to play games for a total of 1 million minutes. More info can be found at www.millionminute.com .

STONE SOUP

Acclaimed kid’s book author Madeleine L’Engle passed away from natural causes on Thursday night, September 6, 2007 in Connecticut, according to a New York Times report.  She was 88.  L’Engle is probably best known for her book A Wrinkle In Time (1962/Farrar, Straus & Giroux), which went on to win a Newbery Medal the following year, and its sequels A Wind in the Door (1973), A Swiftly Tilting Planet (1978), and Many Waters (1986).  Now in its 69th printing, A Wrinkle In Time regularly shows up on the lists of the most challenged books and banned books.  A New Yorker, L’Engle taught children for many years in NYC’s Morningside Heights neighborhood, and also served as librarian and a writer in residence at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine.  L’Engle also wrote poetry, plays, books about prayer and an autobiography.

Weekend Box Office Estimates for kids/tweens/teens rated G, PG or PG-13; September 7-9, 2007:
Balls of Fury (Rogue Pictures) PG-13                                        $5.7m-2 wk total $24.3m
The Bourne Ultimatum (Universal) PG-13                                  $5.5m-6 wk total $210.1m
Rush Hour 3 (New Line) PG-13                                                 $5.3m-5 wk total $129.2m
Mr. Bean’s Holiday (Universal) G                                              $3.4m-3 wk total $25.1m
The Nanny Diaries (MGM (Weinstein)) PG-13                             $3.3m-3 wk total $21.0m
Hairspray (2007) (New Line) PG                                               $1.9m-8 wk total $114.9m
Stardust (Paramount) PG-13                                                    $1.8m-5 wk total $34.6m
The Simpsons Movie (Fox) PG-13                                             $1.4m-7 wk total $180.3m
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Warner Bros.) PG-13 $1.1m-9 wk total $288.2m
Becoming Jane (Miramax) PG                                                   $855,000-6 wk total $17.0m
Source: Box Office Mojo

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RATINGS

Top 10 Combined Broadcast/Basic Cable shows among Kids 2-11 for the week of 8/27-9/2/07 , 6a-6a:
K2-11                                             Total Delivery (000)
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (8/28; 7p)                         2241
NICK:    SpongeBob SquarePants (9/2; 9:30a)           2184
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (9/2; 9:30-9:55p)  2168
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (9/2; 9p)               2131
NICK:    SpongeBob SquarePants (9/1; 9:30a)           2098
NICK:    SpongeBob SquarePants (8/31; 7:30p)         2071
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (8/28; 7:30p)         2054
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (9/1; 10-10:25p)                2024
NICK:    SpongeBob SquarePants (9/2; 9a)                1953
NICK:    SpongeBob SquarePants (8/31; 6:30p)         1931
Source: Disney from Nielsen Media Research Data
*Disney Channel is not an ad supported cable network, unlike the others in this listing.

Top 10 Combined Broadcast/Basic Cable shows among Kids 6-11 for the week of 8/27-9/2/07 , 6a-6a:
K6-11                                                 Total Delivery (000)
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (8/28; 7p)                            1756
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (9/2; 9:30-9:55p)     1683
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (9/2; 9p)                  1646
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (8/28; 7:30p)           1587
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (9/1; 10-10:25p)                  1552
NICK:    Ned’s Declassified (9/1; 11:30a)                     1539
NICK:    Ned’s Declassified (9/1; 12p)                          1531
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (8/31; 5:30p)           1516
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (8/31; 6p)                            1491
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (8/28; 6:30p)           1476
Source: Disney from Nielsen Media Research Data
*Disney Channel is not an ad supported cable network, unlike the others in this listing.

Top 10 Combined Broadcast/Basic Cable shows among Tweens 9-14 for the week of 8/27-9/2/07 , 6a-6a:
Tweens 9-14                                     Total Delivery (000)
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (9/2; 9p)                  1644
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (9/2; 9:30-9:55p)     1564
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (9/1; 10-10:25p)                  1434
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (8/31; 6p)                            1325
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (8/31; 5:30p)           1322
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (8/28; 7:30p)           1322
NICK:    Ned’s Declassified (9/1; 12p)                          1263
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (9/1; 9:30p)             1246
NICK:    Ned’s Declassified (9/1; 11:30a)                     1223
Source: Disney from Nielsen Media Research Data
*Disney Channel is not an ad supported cable network, unlike the others in this listing.

Top 10 Combined Broadcast/Basic Cable shows among Teens 12-17 for the week of 8/27-9/2/07 , 6a-6a:
Teens 12-17                                     Total Delivery (000)
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (9/1; 10-10:25p)                  863
DSNY*: Ice Princess (8/27; 8-9:50p)                           851
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (8/28; 7:30p)           813
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (8/28; 7p)                            788
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (9/2; 9p)                  763
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (8/27; 3:30p)                       753
DSNY*: Hannah Montana (8/31; 6p)                            747
SCIFI:   WWE Entertainment (8/27; 10-11p)                 724
NICK:    Ned’s Declassified (9/1; 12:30p)                      706
DSNY*: Suite Life of Zack & Cody (8/31; 5:30p)            696
Source: Disney from Nielsen Media Research Data
*Disney Channel is not an ad supported cable network, unlike the others in this listing.
**New abbreviation for Adult Swim, which airs on Cartoon Network

Final K6-11 Ratings for Saturday, September 1, 2007 Broadcast Networks only (Live + SD Data):
Source: Disney Research from Nielsen Media Research Data
ABC 1.4/6 Avg. (9a-1p)
The Emperor’s New School 1.0/5; The Replacements 1.2/6; That’s So Raven 1.5/7; That’s So Raven 1.9/8; Hannah Montana 1.8/8; Suite Life of Zack & Cody 1.9/9; Power Rangers Overdrive 0.7/3; Power Rangers Overdrive 0.7/4
CW (Kids’ WB!) 1.2/6 Avg. (7a-12p)
Pillowhead 0.4/4; Pillowhead 0.6/4; Loonatics Unleashed 1.0/6; Tom and Jerry Tales 1.7/8; Shaggy Scooby-Doo Clue 1.7/8; Johnny Test 2.0/9; Legion of Super Heroes 1.5/7; The Batman 1.1/5; Xiaolin Showdown 1.1/5; Johnny Test 0.9/4
FOX (4Kids TV) 1.0/5 Avg. (8a-12n)
Winx Club 0.6/4; Sonic X 0.8/5; Viva Pinata 1.0/5; TMNT Fast Forward 1.2/6; Yu-Gi-Oh GX 1.3/6; Chaotic 1.3/6; Yu-Gi-Oh GX 1.0/4; Yu-Gi-Oh GX 0.8/4
NBC (Qubo on NBC) Avg. 0.5/2 (7:30a-12p)
Babar 0.3/2; Dragon 0.4/2; 321 Penguins/LarryBoy Adventures 0.6/3; Veggie Tales 0.6/3; Jane and the Dragon 0.4/2; Jacob Two Two 0.4/2
CBS (KOL’s Secret Slumber Party on CBS) 0.2/1 Avg. (7a-7:30a/10:30a-12n)
Madeline 0.2/1; Sabrina: The Animated Series 0.4/2; Trollz 0.2/1; Horseland 0.3/1; Cake 0.1/1; Dance Revolution 0.1/1; Preempted US Open Tennis

Final K6-11 Ratings for Saturday, September 1, 2007 Cable Networks only (Live + SD Data):
Source: Disney Research from Nielsen Media Research Data
NICKELODEON 4.5/25 Avg. (7a-1p)
Lazytown 1.6/22; Fairly OddParents 2.2/21; Jimmy Neutron 3.3/24; Jimmy Neutron 3.6/212; SpongeBob SquarePants 4.5/22; SpongeBob SquarePants 5.4/25; Tak and the Power of JuJu 5.0/22; Fairly OddParents Movie  Fairy Idol 5.3/23; Ned’s Declassified 6.3/30; Ned’s Declassified 6.3/31; Ned’s declassified 5.8/29
DISNEY CHANNEL 2.1/12 Avg. (7a-1p)
The Wiggles 1.8/25; Higglytown Heroes 2.4/23; Little Einsteins 1.9/14; Little Einsteins 1.7/10; Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 2.4/12; Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 2.2/10; My Friends Tigger & Pooh 2.5/11; Handy Manny 2.5/11; Johnny and the Sprites 1.8/8; Charlie and Lola 1.8/8; Kim Possible 2.4/12; The Replacements 2.1/10
CARTOON NETWORK 1.7/9 Avg. (7a-1p)
Cartoon Cartoon Top 5 (60 min) 1.2/10; Class of 3000 1.4/8; Pokemon: Diamond & Pearl 2.1/11; Pokemon: Diamond & Pearl 2.1/10; Ben 10: The Secret of Omnitrix 2.5/11; Yu-Gi-Oh GX 1.7/8; Code Lyoko 1.3/6; Code Lyoko 1.1/6; Naruto 2.5/12; Naruto 2.7/13; Naruto 2.4/12
TOON DISNEY (Jetix) 0.4/2 Avg. (8a-12p)
Legend of the Dragon 0.0/1; Jackie Chan Adventures 0.2/2; NASCAR Racers 0.3/2; Power Rangers S.P.D. 0.6/3; The Rescuers Down Under (100 min) 0.6/3; Kim Possible short (15 min) 0.3/1; Aladdin 0.3/1; Aladdin 0.3/2; The Little Mermaid 0.2/1; The Little Mermaid 0.3/2

Live + Same Day Ratings Kids Cable Network Averages (000) for Sunday, September 2, 2007, 6am-11pm, ranked by K2-11:
NICKELODEON:         K2-11 1135; K6-11 791; TWEENS 9-14 596
DISNEY CHANNEL:     K2-11 1051; K6-11 646; TWEENS 9-14 533
CARTOON NETWORK: K2-11   669; K6-11 424; TWEENS 9-14 232
TOON DISNEY:           K2-11   160; K6-11   91; TWEENS 9-14   66
Source: MTVN Research from Nielsen Media Research Data

Live + Same Day Ratings Kids Cable Network Averages (000) for Monday, September 3, 2007, 6am-11pm, ranked by K2-11:
DISNEY CHANNEL:     K2-11 1518; K6-11 1156; TWEENS 9-14 945
NICKELODEON:          K2-11 1189; K6-11   695; TWEENS 9-14 501
CARTOON NETWORK: K2-11   664; K6-11   497; TWEENS 9-14 326
TOON DISNEY:           K2-11   208; K6-11   128; TWEENS 9-14   67
Source: MTVN Research from Nielsen Media Research Data

Live + Same Day Ratings Kids Cable Network Averages (000) for Tuesday, September 4, 2007, 6am-11pm, ranked by K2-11:
NICKELODEON:          K2-11 1013; K6-11 496; TWEENS 9-14 346
DISNEY CHANNEL:     K2-11   954; K6-11 656; TWEENS 9-14 527
CARTOON NETWORK: K2-11   554; K6-11 345; TWEENS 9-14 209
TOON DISNEY:           K2-11   225; K6-11 145; TWEENS 9-14   53
Source: MTVN Research from Nielsen Media Research Data

Live + Same Day Ratings Kids Cable Network Averages (000) for Wednesday, September 5, 2007, 6am-11pm, ranked by K2-11:
NICKELODEON:         K2-11 991; K6-11 526; TWEENS 9-14 375
DISNEY CHANNEL:     K2-11 730; K6-11 437; TWEENS 9-14 309
CARTOON NETWORK: K2-11 456; K6-11 284; TWEENS 9-14 204
TOON DISNEY:           K2-11 210; K6-11 136; TWEENS 9-14   54
Source: MTVN Research from Nielsen Media Research Data

Live + Same Day Ratings Kids Cable Network Averages (000) for Thursday, September 6, 2007, 6am-11pm, ranked by K2-11:
NICKELODEON:         K2-11 909; K6-11 471; TWEENS 9-14 368
DISNEY CHANNEL:     K2-11 827; K6-11 471; TWEENS 9-14 334
CARTOON NETWORK: K2-11 508; K6-11 319; TWEENS 9-14 190
TOON DISNEY:           K2-11 196; K6-11 108; TWEENS 9-14   35
Source: MTVN Research from Nielsen Media Research Data



Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia Question:
In the 1984 movie Gremlins what would happen to the creatures called Mogwai if they got wet? THEY WOULD MULTIPLY   Kudos to:  Marc J. Beck-Major League Baseball/NY; Sharon O’Donnell-Carat USA/Atlanta; Mark Moffatt-Anatomy Media/NY; Stacey Cusack-Bender/Helper Impact/NY; Jim Smith-First Data Remitco/Dallas; Sarah Stafford-Cartoon Network/Chicago; Denise Landry-Advanced Neuromodulation Systems/Dallas; Michael Edelstein-Learning Curve Brands/Oak Brook; Steven Weisbaum-Saint Johns Health Center/Santa Monica; Karen Bolt-Carrie Productions/LA; Josh Jones-Palisades MediaGroup Inc./Santa Monica; Jennifer Ripley-THQ Inc./Agoura Hills, CA; Angie Wilson-Entertainment Rights Plc/London

Today’s Trivia Question:  In Transformers: The Movie, what autobot did Optimus Prime pass the matrix of leadership to?   (Click here 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.)
 
Later — Gwen
Gwen Billings for Cynopsis: Kids!
09.10.07

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JOB OPENING: PRODUCERS AND SHOOTERS/NY: Must have 3+ yrs exp to go from hiring to post! Producer/ shooters, AP/shooters, PA, Editors with storytelling exp 3+ yrs. All inquiries should be sent to [email protected] (9/12)

JOB OPENING: SUNDANCE CHANNEL/NY: Love indie film? POST PROD ASSOC PROD SPECIAL PROJ-LONG TERM TEMP: Coord/sprvs edit sessions, support ops & post prod dept, facilitate flow/delvry of content.Apply: [email protected] (9/12)

JOB OPENING: MGR OFFICE SVCS/A&E TV, NY: Manage office svc areas staff/out sourced svcs/projects/equipment/facilities/purchasing/communications. BA + 5 yrs facility & office svc mgmt. Res w/salary: www.aetn.com/careers.html (9/12)

JOB OPENING: MGR INT’L ACCTG/A&E TV/NY: Acctg & Fin for int’l ops budgeting/forecasting Mthly close, variance analysis, bal. sheet, G&A acct analysis. BA + 5yrs multi divisional acctg. Res w/salary: www.aetn.com/careers.html (9/12)

JOB OPENING: PRODUCER /Weather Channel/ATL: Highly motivated ind for Climate/Environment prgrmng.Strong storytelling, creative writing/editing skills, 3-5 yrs. exp at nat’l level pref’d. Some travel. Apply: www.weather.com/careers (9/12)

JOB OPENING: INTERACTIVE BUYER/PLANNER/EarthQuake Media/NY: 1+ yrs exp in online buying. Detail Oriented, Exc organiz’l skills, multi-tasking, Responsible for Plan’g, Negotiating & Maintaining buys. Apply: [email protected] (9/11)

JOB OPENING: ADMIN ASST/NYC: Entertainment Exec Search Firm/BA/strong research & writing skills/PC & phone expertise/motivated/self-starter/media & recruiting experience a +/email resume:  [email protected]   (9/11)

JOB OPENING: MEDIA ASST/Fast growing Media Dept of Global Corp: Seeking a detail-oriented, resp person to work on various media accts. Strong PC, comm & mathematical skills are a +. B.A. req’d. Res to: [email protected] (9/11)

JOB OPENING: COORD SCHED & ACQUIS/LA: Supports sched.& acquisitions; schedule input; prgrmng cal. prep; screen content etc. Min 2 yrs. exp. See full posting & apply at www.hallmarkchannel.com (9/11)

JOB OPENING: AD SALES PLANNER/(NY): Daily maint. of media schedules; servicing agencies; client requests and building sales plans. Min 3 yrs. Exp. See full posting & apply at www.hallmarkchannel.com (9/11)

JOB OPENING: Digital Fusion, a new virtual ad agency at MTV, has several openings. Exp in digital marketing, microsites, creatives, 3rd party traffic & more! RESUMES: [email protected] or see jobs on http://mtvncareers.com (9/11)

JOB OPENING: RESEARCH MANAGER/ANALYST/UNIVISION, Tampa: TV brdcast rsrch sales exp., with effective knwldg of Nielsen, Scarborough, TVScan, CMR & other research tools. Spanish/English a +. Res to: ncastillo@entravision. EOE (9/11)

JOB OPENING: DIR OF SALES RES: Proactive contributor to work in a team-based envt/ provide sales res. materials, estimates, rating data, etc; min. of 7yrs of TV research. Apply at http://www.lifetimetv.com/about/jobs.html (9/18)

JOB OPENING: PRODUCERS/A&E/Stamford, CT: Looking for several experienced producers for long-form & short-form historical & science-related documentary projects. Apply [email protected] (9/11)

JOB OPENING: ASSOCIATE PRODUCERS/RESEARCHERS/A&E, Stamford, CT: Looking for several experienced AP’s and researchers for long-form & short-form historical & science-related documentary projects. Apply [email protected] (9/11)

SUMMER or FALL INTERNSHIPS – These positions are for credit only – nobody gets paid here. They are 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] .

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: INTERN /The Montel Williams Show/NYC Nationally Syndicated talk show seeks motivated interns for the fall semester. Learn all facets of production! Please email resume to [email protected] (9/14)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: NYC-based media talent representation company with clients in news, sports and entertainment programming, looking for 2 interns to join us for the fall or spring. Contact: [email protected] (9/14)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: IFC News Intern-IFC Mktg Online NYC: Strong writing skills & knowledge of film necessary. Background/interestin film/writing/journalism. If interested please email resume to [email protected] (9/14)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: TRAFFIC COORD/NY: Interconnect-Jericho,NY: The Intern will learn the fundamentals of adv sales & trafficking tv commercials. For more info/submit a resume, visit www.cablevision.jobs Enter Requisition ID:4291BR. (9/14)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: IFC-Original Prog-Jericho NY: Business major w/ interest in media/tv. Assist the Mgr of Operations with various office duties. For more info/submit resume, visit www.cablevision.jobs Enter Requisition ID 4391BR (9/14)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: IFC PR- NYC: General admin duties for the IFC consumer publicity group.Interest in & knowledge of entertainment industry a plus. For more info/submit resume, visit www.cablevision.jobs Enter Requisition ID 4388BR (9/14)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: The padma Internship offers a unique hands-on experience. All interns are assigned to at least one client or project during for real-world experience. [email protected] (9/13)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: Budd Friedman, founder of the Improv Comedy Clubs is looking for an Intern. Budd’s site: www.iJoke.tv will launch next month. Learn about comedy business from the best! Make contacts for future pd work. [email protected] (9/13)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: Montel Williams Office seeks interns to assist with tasks: submitting talent, development projects, phone, writing, other admin duties. Must receive credit and commit to 2 days p/w Email: [email protected] (9/13)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: Logo, NYC/PROGRAMMING & SCHEDULING is looking for interns to assist with programming the network, research projects, and screening acquisitions. Apply @ mtvncareers.com (9/12)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: MKTG /Food Network/NY: www.scripps.com – Learn developing/brainstorming creative ideas to market Food Network. Email resume/cover letter to [email protected] #10118 in sub (9/12)

SITUATION WANTED ADS, POSTED BY THOSE LOOKING TO BE HIRED …

Interested in posting your Video Resume?  Contact [email protected] for more information ….

SITUATION WANTED: SR RESEARCH ANALYST/MKTG MGR/LA: 7+ yrs media ind. Strong Navigator, Explorer, Scarborough, CMR. Adv. MS apps. Seeking job in network/cable/studio/agency or other dynamic industry. Contact [email protected]   (9/15)

SITUATION WANTED: REALITY SHOW RUNNER & DIR: Seeks employment. Extensive Directing, Prod,Dvlpmnt, Story & Post exp. Network and Cable credits. NYC & LA. (Reality, Competition, House, Lifestyle, Docusoap) [email protected]  (9/15)

SITUATION WANTED: SR. DIGITAL MEDIA EXEC: 15+ years in creating & launching Digital video/music products & technology. Hands on programming, marketing, distribution, licensing and bus dev. Startup & large company experience: [email protected] (9/14)

SITUATION WANTED: LEGAL/BUSINESS AFFAIRS CONSULTANT– Over 20 Years exp in cable, broadband, broadcast. Effective, efficient, creative advice and deal making. Contact: [email protected]  (9/13)

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

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