Thursday, February 14th, 2008


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02/14/08

Good Morning.  It’s Thursday, February 14 , 2008, and this is your first early morning briefing.

Post-Writer’s Strike Updates for CBS and NBC:

CBS announced the return of original episodes for a slew of dramas and comedies:
March 17: How I Met Your Mother, The Big Bang Theory and Two and a Half Men with 9 eps each
March 24: CSI: Miami with 8 eps
March 30: Cold Case with 5 eps
April 2: Criminal Minds and CSI: NY with 7 eps each
April 3: CSI and Without a Trace with 6 eps each
April 4: Ghost Whisperer and Numb3rs with 6 eps each
April 8: NCIS with 7 eps
April 11: Moonlight with 4 eps
April 14: Rules of Engagement with 6 eps
The CBS dramas Shark, The Unit and Cane will remain on a previously announced hiatus to allow mid-season launches of Dexter, Big Brother and Jericho. Production will also begin again for the new drama series Swingtown which has not been scheduled yet.

NBC also announced return dates for many of its sitcoms and dramas:
April 3: My Name Is Earl with one-hour episode
April 10: 30 Rock, The Office, Scrubs and ER
April 15: Law & Order: SVU
April 23: Law & Order
Medium continues its current run and the network will announce plans for other series soon. In addition, NBC picked up two freshman dramas Chuck and Life as well as Heroes for the 2008-2009 season. NBC will re-launch all three series next year.

Tonight’s Premieres:
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~ MORE GOOD STUFF ~

Showtime plans to air two 30m comedy series in a one-hour block on Mondays starting June 16, as Weeds returns for a fourth season at 10p and the British series Secret Diary of a Call Girl premieres at 1030p with eight episodes. Showtime ordered thirteen episodes of Weeds with production beginning in April from Lionsgate in association with Tilted Productions. Secret Diary of a Call Girl is an IMG/Tiger Aspect/Silverapples Media/ARG production.

BBC America will soon increase its news offerings with Newsnight a new weekly program airing Fridays at 10p starting February 29. This state-side version will include features, investigations, interviews and discussions anchored by Jeremy Paxman, Kirsty Wark, Gavin Esler and Emily Maitlis. Newsnight will repeat on global news channel BBC World.

Bravo’s weekly competition series Step It Up & Dance opens April 3 at 10p with 12 men and women competing in a variety of dance styles to become the winner of $100,000. Dancer/actress Elizabeth Berkley will host and choreographer Jerry Mitchell will mentor the dancers while choreographers Vincent Paterson and Nancy O’Meara will judge.

USA Network scheduled the new drama In Plain Sight starring Mary McCormack on Thursdays at 10p and will open with a 90-minute episode on April 24. USA will air 12 episodes of the drama produced by Universal Media Studios.

Following the story yesterday that CBS Sports‘ CSTV will become the CBS College Sports Network, and CSTV’s online properties will be incorporated into the new network, came the news of as many as 40 job cuts within CSTV. The following statement was made by CBS Sports: “With the staff actions completed today, the management team of CBS Sports has created a fully rebranded entity that includes the new CBS College Sports Network (formerly CSTV) and, with the full participation of CBS Interactive, a wide range of online activities that fit well with the successful CBSSports.com. We believe these changes at CBS College Sports will best position the new enterprise to fulfill its promise within the CBS Sports family of assets.”

Multiplatform advertising sales firm, WorldLink signed a station rep deal for Post-Newsweek Stations in six markets and four LATV affiliates owned and operated by Post-Newsweek. WorldLink will handle all longform direct response ad sales for stations KPRC/Houston, WDIV/Detroit, WPLG/Miami-Ft. Lauderdale, WKMG/Orlando, KSAT/San Antonio and WJXT/Jacksonville, in addition to short and longform direct response ad sales for LATV affiliates in Houston, Orlando, Miami and San Antonio.

Summer TCA has been scheduled to begin July 8th at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.  Which networks would attend will depend on how much they are able to ramp up in time to make announcements at this event, and the SAG contract renewal will also be an issue.  The SAG contract expires on June 30th.  Keep an eye on these dates, it could be TCA gets moved back into August.


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~ PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT ~

TNT gave the go-ahead for a new action drama series Leverage starring Timothy Hutton and executive produced by Dean Devlin (Independence Day) and John Rogers (Cosby). TNT greenlit 13 episodes produced by Devlin’s Electric Entertainment and will premiere the series later this year. The drama is about a team of thieves, hackers and grifters who act as modern-day Robin Hoods, seeking revenge against the powerful and rich who victimize others.

Reality production company Evolution Media has signed a development agreement with psychiatrist and brain expert Dr. Daniel G. Amen, whose use of brain imaging in clinical psychiatric practice has helped those with severe brain dysfunctions. He is an expert in using both medication and natural supplements to optimize brain function and is the CEO/Medical Director of Amen Clinics, Inc.

ABC Family has ordered a new project based on the Samurai series of novels targeting young adults, about a teenager who discovers her adoptive father is also the head of the Japanese mafia.  Samurai Girl from Alloy Entertainment and ABC Studios picks up with the teen played by Jamie Chung, goes into training to become a Samurai, with the end goal of destroying her father’s empire.  ABC Family will present this project as a “major event” in three 2-hour episodes, airing late this summer.

ABC Family has also ordered a second season of Greek with 16 episodes, from Piller/Segan and ABC Family.

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CYNOPSIS DIGITAL – TODAY’S TOP STORY:   Congressman Ed Markey (D.,Mass.) and Rep. Chip Pickering (R. Miss.) introduced the “Internet Freedom Preservation Act” on Tuesday to help prevent discriminatory bandwidth allocation practices by ISPs such as Comcast, long accused of interrupting the connections of P2P users without properly notifying customers. (Comcast finally admitted to the practice in a new filing to the FCC this week.) Other ISPs are complaining to regulators that video is heavily taxing their networks; Time Warner estimates that 5% of its users account for 50% of the bandwidth usage on many parts of its network, according to the Wall Street Journal. Full edition: CYN DIGITAL. (Or to listen to the Cynopsis Digital Podcast click here or subscribe to it at iTunes here .)

CYNOPSIS KIDS – TODAY’S TOP STORY :    Simon & Schuster has inked rights deals for Jon Scieszka’s Trucktown, a series of 5o+ book titles, with Chorion acquiring the media rights, including merchandising, online, TV and feature film options, while Pearson School publishers taking the education rights to the property for its Reading street elementary grades curriculum.  Chorion is currently developing an online virtual Trucktown world and expects to launch a website in June 2008, followed by a range of toys that build on the interactivity of the site.  Jon Scieszka’s Trucktown will be published by Simon & Schuster imprints: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (hardcover), Aladdin Paperbacks (ready-to-read original paperbacks), Little Simon (novelty), and Simon Scribbles (coloring/activity).  The first title in the series, Smash! Crash!, was released in January 2008. Full edition: CYN KIDS.

CYNOPSIS INTERNATIONAL – TODAY’S TOP STORYIn protest to President Nicolas Sarkozy‘s plan to ban ads on French public broadcasting, state-run TV and radio workers held a one day strike.  As a result, several news updates and live shows were pulled from schedules.  This was the largest 1-day strike in this particular sector since 1974 involving six unions (11,000 France Televisions, France 24, and TV5 Monde employees) and 4,000 public radio station staffers. Full edition: CYN INTERNATIONAL

~ RATINGS ~

Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of 1/28-2/3/08 ranked by HH Rtg
Wheel of Fortune (CTD)                                   8.2 AA
Jeopardy (CTD)                                              6.5 AA
Oprah Winfrey Show (CTD)                               5.9 AA / 6.0 GAA
Two and a Half Men (WB)                                 5.5 AA / 7.1 GAA
Judge Judy (CTD)                                           5.3 AA / 8.2 GAA
Entertainment Tonight (CTD)                            5.1 AA / 5.2 GAA
Dr. Phil Show (CTD)                                         4.9 AA / 5.0 GAA
Family Guy (2/T)                                             4.7 AA / 5.5 GAA
Seinfeld (SPT)                                                4.2 AA / 4.8 GAA
Everybody Loves Raymond (CTD)                       4.0 AA / 4.6 GAA
Source Nielsen Media Research – Live + SD Data

Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of 1/28-2/3/08 ranked by A18-49 Rtg
Family Guy (2/T)                                            3.2 AA / 3.7 GAA
Two and a Half Men (WB)                                3.2 AA / 4.1 GAA
Seinfeld (SPT)                                               2.4 AA / 2.7 GAA
Everybody Loves Raymond (CTD)                      2.3 AA / 2.6 GAA
Oprah Winfrey Show (CTD)                              2.1 AA / 2.1 GAA
Friends (WB)                                                 2.1 AA / 2.5 GAA
Wheel of Fortune (CTD)                                  2.0 AA
Entertainment Tonight (CTD)                           2.0 AA / 2.1 GAA
King of Queens (SPT)                                     2.0 AA / 2.6 GAA
Judge Judy (CTD)                                          1.8 AA / 2.7 GAA
Source Nielsen Media Research – Live + SD Data

Tuesday – A18-49 Analysis:  FOX gained in the ratings Tuesday night with 12.3/29 A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen Media Research. The other networks could not touch FOX’s American Idol as the talent show did an 11.4/28 at 8p and posted an even higher 13.3/30 during 9p. CBS premiered the fifth installment of Big Brother at 9p with a 2.5/6. Then at 10p, CBS’ season opener of Jericho and NBC’s Law & Order: SVU repeat tied for first at 2.6/7.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Tuesday, February 12, 2008 (February Sweep Day 13) time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.


FOX: 16.6/25         American Idol 16.6/25


CBS: 5.3/8             NCIS [r] 7.5/11, Big Brother 9 [p] 4.3/6, Jericho [p] 4.2/7


NBC: 5.0/8            The Biggest Loser 5 4.6/7, Law & Order: SVU [r] 5.7/9


ABC: 3.7/6                Just For Laughs 3.4/5, Just For Laughs [r] 3.0/4, According to Jim 3.3/5, Carpoolers 2.6/4, Boston Legal 4.9/8


UNIV: 1.9/3           Al Diablo con los Guapos 2.2/3, Pasion 1.8/3, Aqui y Ahora 1.7/3


CW: 1.7/3              Reaper [r] 1.3/2, One Tree Hill 2.1/3


MNT: 0.9/1            Street Patrol 0.9/1, Street Patrol 2 [r] 0.8/1, Jail 1.0/1, Jail [r] 0.9/1


TELE: 0.7/1            La Traicion 0.6/1, Victoria 1.1/2, Pecados Ajenos 0.6/1


A18-49: FOX 12.3/29, NBC 2.8/7, CBS 2.4/6, UNIV 1.6/4, ABC 1.5/4, CW 1.1/3, MNT 0.5/1, TELE 0.5/1


~ EXECUTIVE MOVES ~

John Gee joins Navic Networks as VP/Advertising Sales responsible for sales of Admira, the company’s new TV advertising network and optimization system, and building a sales team to support the product. Based in New York, John will report to Chet Kanojia, CEO.

Publicis USA and Optimedia US together launched Optimedia Inside, a joint venture which develops media neutral strategic solutions for clients. Paul Hindle was recruited to the new position of Managing Partner, Optimedia Inside New York. He will report to Mark Hider, EVP/Director of Engagement Strategy, Publicis USA and Antony Young, President, Optimedia US. Paul will work out of Publicis’ New York offices in Herald Square and lead a team from Optimedia New York.

MSG Media added Kathryn Kerrigan to the new position of SVP/Sales Planning and Analysis to manage the pricing, planning and inventory analysis for ad sales and sponsorship efforts for Madison Square Garden’s products including the TV networks MSG and FSNY, the MSG Interactive division, WaMu Theatre at Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall, The Beacon Theatre, and professional sports teams the New York Knicks, Rangers and Liberty. Kathryn will report to Michael Bair, President, MSG Media.

Lynn Brindell moves up to EVP/Strategic Marketing with The Weather Channel. Lynn’s scope of work includes marketing, creative, research and public relations in addition to ad sales and affiliate marketing, consumer marketing and licensing. She is also charged with growing TWC’s brand and will take the lead on the company’s Forecast Earth climate change initiative. Lynn reports direct to Debora Wilson, President, TWC.

Alchemy Television Group recruited Paul Fagan and Burrad Marsh to its executive team starting immediately. Burrad will be Head/Series Development based at the company’s Los Angeles office and Paul will manage all business development and legal affairs for Alchemy’s reality and drama units based in London.


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Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia Question:  In this 70’s TV ad, “It’s not nice to fool Mother Nature” was the catch-phrase. What product were people using that made Mother Nature so upset?   CHIFFON MARGARINE     Kudos to: Richard Weinstein-Connelly Partners/Boston; Greg Scordato/NY; Robert Belciano-CNN/NY; Mary Moonen-WFSB & WSHM/Rocky Hill, CT; Marium Mohiuddin-QuestCorp Media Group, Inc./CST; Tom Nankival-WKOW/Madison, WI; Jaime Horowitz-KLJB/KGCW/Davenport,IA; John Heiser-o2 ideas, inc./Birmingham, AL; Susan Hirsch-RPA/Santa Monica; Miriam Aardahl-OMD/LA; David Scott Jones-Marleigh Entertainment/LA; J. Weiss-After Dark Films/LA

Today’s Trivia Question:  In a 1969 film called Change of Habit, Elvis Presley, in an unlikely role as a doctor, was paired with a nun. Who played the nun?    (
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WHAT’S ON TONIGHT – Thursday, February 14 , 2008


ABC: Lost [r], Lost, Eli Stone
CBS: Survivor: Micronesia-Fans vs. Faves, CSI [r], Without a Trace [r]
CW: Smallville, Supernatural
FOX: The 39th NAACP Image Awards ’08
ION: Mama’s Family, Mama’s Family, Drew Carey Show, Drew Carey Show, Who’s the Boss?, Who’s the Boss?
MNT: Movie: Soul Food
NBC: Deal or No Deal [r], Celebrity Apprentice, Lipstick Jungle
PBS: This Old House Hour, Antiques Roadshow, Soundstage: John Fogerty (Conclusion)
TELE: La Traicion, Victoria, Pecados Ajenos
UNIV: Al Diablo con los Guapos, Pasion, Amas de Casa Desesperadas

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