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Good morning. It’s Tuesday, October 4, 2011, and this is your first early morning briefing, coming to you all this week from MIPCOM in Cannes, France! As always, if you prefer to watch this morning’s news instead of reading it, click here.
Velocity (new all HD network debuts) at 7p
Travel Channel: Made in America at 8p; Mysteries at the Museum at 9p; Off Limits at 10p
Univision: Una Familia con Suerte at 8p
A&E Network: Gene Simmons Family Jewels at 9p
Animal Planet: Viking Wilderness at 9p
Bravo: Mad Fashion at 10p; Fashion Hunters at 1030p
IFC: Onion News Network at 10p
Military Channel: Nazi Collaborators at 10p
Golf Channel: Feherty at 8p
truTV: Hard Core Pawn at 9p
Investigation Discovery: I Escaped: Real Prison Breaks at 10p
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A new original comedy panel show, Would You Rather? with Graham Norton debuts November 5 at 11p on BBC America as part of the network’s Ministry of Laughs comedy block and following The Graham Norton Show at 10p. During each weekly episode, celebrities and comedians are asked to think about and discuss ridiculous situations and moral conundrums such as: would you rather eat dog food for a year or get shot in the knee? or would you rather permanently lose your thumbs or a cousin? Following a hilarious and honest debate, the panelists must decide what they would rather do and Graham picks his favorite response. Filming Would You Rather? with Graham Norton is currently underway in New York City in front of a live studio audience. Initial celebrity panelists include Whoopi Goldberg, Cyndi Lauper, Stanley Tucci, Alan Cumming, Scott Adsit and Judah Friedlander and the complete lineup of panelists will be announced yet this week.
Restaurateur Chuck Hughes makes a comeback to the Cooking Channel in a new series, Chuck’s Week Off: Mexico debuting November 8 at 1030p. Hughes takes a leave of absence from running his two restaurants and travels to Mexico in search of culinary escapades and authentic Mexican food while cruising around in an open-air jeep. Each episode follows Hughes as he visits a different part of Mexico and delves into three food-related adventures. Whalley-Abbey Media produces the series.
TV One’s first original scripted series, Love That Girl! is welcomed back for a new season starting October 17 at 8p with double back-to-back half-hour episodes. Tatyana Ali stars as Tyana Jones, a young divorcee who goes home to Southern California for a second chance in life and a career in her father Delroy Jones’ (Phil Morris) real estate business. Bentley Kyle Evans (Martin, The Jamie Foxx Show) created the series and Martin Lawrence is the co-executive producer. The new 13-episode season of Love That Girl! will feature guest appearances by many celebrities including Laila Ali, Kim Coles, Omar Gooding, Iona Morris among many others.
Dating competition series Sweet Home Alabama is back for a sophomore season starting October 20 at 9p on CMT. The new season, with eight one-hour episodes, watches as 22 young women (11 from cities across the country and 11 from various country locales) vie for the affections of Tribble Reese, a handsome former Clemson quarterback and entrepreneur from Birmingham who ended up being the runner-up in the series’ first season. Sweet Home Alabama is produced by Glassman Media.
In time for Halloween, BIO Channel returns two original series as My Ghost Story premieres on October 15 at 10p and Celebrity Ghost Stories with its fourth season debuts on October 29 at 9p. My Ghost Story features real people who have captured their paranormal experiences on camera. Celebrity Ghost Stories relates first-person narratives by famous actors, musicians and personalities who are convinced they have experienced a supernatural phenomenon. The new fourth season highlights ghost stories from Alan Thicke, Laila Ali, Kevin Pollack, Fairuza Balk as well as Phyllis Diller, Mickey Rooney, Dyan Cannon, Kim Coles, Rita Coolidge, Susan Olsen among others.
A third season of Oxygen’s dating competition series Love Games: Bad Girls Need Love Too is scheduled to launch December 5 at 10p. The series features former “Bad Girls” Judi from season 7, Kori from season 6 and Sydney from season 6 as they compete and seek love from a group of 13 eligible guys who can put up with their outrageous ways. Tanisha Thomas (from Bad Girls season two) hosts the series produced by Bunim/Murray Productions.
ZenithOptimedia updated its global ad expenditure forecast saying growth is expected to jump to +3.6% in 2011 despite the continued economic tumult facing the world markets. This percentage total has been downgraded by 0.5 percentage points from ZenithOptimedia’s forecast it released in July. The growth prediction for 2012 was also reduced to +5.3% for 2012 instead of the previous +5.9% as gauged earlier. ZenithOptimedia now expects the total ad expenditure to reach $466 billion in the US for 2011 which is up considerably over $450 billion in the US for 2010.
The Ken Burns and Lynn Novick documentary Prohibition premiered Sunday on PBS nationwide and drew in 3.9 million overall viewers for its first airing. Prohibition ends its three-night run tonight on PBS (check local listings).
Also on Sunday, Showtime said new series Homeland posted the network’s highest-rated drama premiere in eight years with 1.08 million viewers at 10p, outperforming other recent Showtime drama premieres of The Borgias at 1.06 million viewers and Shameless with 982,000 viewers. Dexter’s sixth season debut at 9p also marked the series’ highest-rated premiere ever with 2.2 million total viewers, a +24% increase over the fifth season launch at 1.77 million viewers.
AMC/Sundance Channel Global picked up the rights to several new productions and series set to premiere next year:
- Hell on Wheels with 10 eps/60 min premieres this fall on AMC in the US. The premiere window rights for Sundance Channel in Asia were secured by Entertainment One (eOne) and the previously announced premiere window rights in Portugal, Eastern and Central Europe and broadcast rights in Spain are via an agreement with Endemol.
- The premiere window rights for drama series Breaking Bad was acquired for Sundance Channel in Asia from Sony Pictures Television. The deal includes rights for all four seasons of Breaking Bad, season 1: 7 eps/60 min; seasons 2-4: 13 eps/60 min each.
- Sundance Channel picked up the rights to new drama series The Slap with 8 eps/60 min based on the book by Christos Tsiolkas in Eastern Europe, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Turkey and Asia and will launch the series through a deal with DCD Rights.
- Shannen Says is a new non-fiction series with 8 eps/60 min from WE tv US headlined by Shannen Doherty.
Making their debut at MIPCOM, Endemol Worldwide Distribution has closed deals globally for US series Happily Divorced and the upcoming comedy The Exes, both of which air on TV Land in the US. Endemol said both series have been sold to multiple territories including SBS in the Netherlands; SABC in South Africa; Shaw TV in Canada; MTV in Latin America; and TVNZ in New Zealand with advanced negotiations happening in India, Poland and Sweden. The Exes was further sold to CNBC-e in Turkey and Dubai TV in Dubai. Endemol is also expected to announce another new deal for Happily Divorced in Germany. Happily Divorced was recently renewed for a second season on TV Land while The Exes premieres worldwide in November.
Independent studio Entertainment One (eOne) and Viasat Broadcasting made a distribution financing co-venture for ten Viasat Broadcasting free TV territories for the upcoming one-hour series The Firm based on John Grisham’s novel of the same name. This deal marks Viasat Broadcasting’s first distribution financing deal for television broadcast rights in Denmark, Norway, Sweden (both pay-TV and free-TV rights) and in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Czech Republic and Ghana (free-TV rights) in addition to on-demand rights for its Viaplay services. The Firm will be simulcast on Sunday nights via Global in Canada and on NBC in the US and will air on Sony’s AXN networks in more than 125 territories worldwide. The Firm is produced by eOne Television in association with Sony Pictures Television Networks and Paramount Pictures.
Turner Content Solutions picked up 3,700 hours of Imagine TV’s hit Hindi general entertainment content that is now available for international syndication. Imagine TV’s content covers various genres such as drama, mythology, reality, non-fiction and kids and titles include: Bound by Marriage (Bandini); Learn Dance with Saroj Khan; Swayamvar Rakhi’s Search for Mr. Right; Lord Krishna: The King of Dwarka; and This is How We Rock ‘N’ Roll.
Lionsgate Television International and long-time Latin American TV executive Maryann Pasante are together launching Lionsgate-TISA Television International. The newly-established joint venture combines the independent studio with TISA (Television Internacional Sur America), the Latin America distribution company launched earlier in 2011 by Pasante. Lionsgate-TISA Television International will concentrate on distributing Lionsgate Television’s series including Mad Men, Weeds and Boss as well as Lionsgate’s library of feature films to all TV platforms in Latin America. In addition, the joint venture will distribute feature films from the Lionsgate/Televisa joint venture company Pantelion Films and will further represent third parties in the region based on TISA’s current relationship with New Films International as well as others.
A+E Networks concluded licensing deals encompassing 450+ hours with broadcasters in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.
- Pawn Stars was sold to Seven Network (Australia), History TV (Canada), La Sexta (Spain), TV4 Plus (Sweden), TV Norge (Norway), FEM (Norway), Hrvatska Television/HRT (Croatia) and Vision Four (Malaysia and Singapore).
- Storage Wars was acquired by Canal D (Canada), Outdoor Life Network (Canada), Suomi TV (Finland), TV Norge (Norway) FEM (Norway) and TV4 (Sweden).
- Swamp People was sold to Seven Network (Australia), History TV (Canada), Zebra (Norway) and La Sexta (Spain).
- Hoarders acquired by TV3 Denmark, Planete No Limit (France) and Viasat (Norway and Sweden).
- Ax Men sold to W9 (France) and History TV (Canada).
- Top Shot picked up by TV4 Plus (Sweden) and AFRTS (US).
- Further, A+E Networks finalized licensing deals for two news Lifetime series, Dance Moms and Picker Sisters. Shaw (Canada) picked up Dance Moms while Picker Sisters was sold to W Network (Canada) and Lifestyle Network (Philippines).
New US series version of Prime Suspect, airing in the US on NBC as of September 22, is being launched to broadcasters worldwide in more than 30 territories by ITV Studios Global Entertainment. Prime Suspect has been licensed to broadcasters Nine (Australia), TVNZ (New Zealand), Diva Universal (Asia region encompassing Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Hong Kong and Taiwan), Kanal 5 (Sweden) and TV3 (Ireland). Furthermore, a deal has been finalized with two broadcasters in Norway for a shared window with Fox International and NRK. Prime Suspect, which is a co-production of ITV Studios America and Universal Media Studios, is also launching in Germany, France, Italy, Israel, South Korea and Latin America in the next year. Shaw Media (Canada) also simulcasts the drama series on their channel Global.
Hat Trick International (HTI) sold seasons one and two of the comedy series Episodes starring Matt LeBlanc to Japanese pay TV channel WOWOW. Season one of Episodes will debut this November on WOWOW and season two will begin in 2012 after its premiere on Showtime in the US and BBC Two in the UK. The comedy has also been picked up by broadcasters worldwide with season one selling to more than 180 countries. The second season is ready to debut on channels throughout Africa, Asia, Benelux, Central and Eastern Europe, Greece, Israel, Latin America, Russia, Turkey, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal and Sweden. Hat Trick Productions produces Episodes for Showtime in the US and BBC2 in the UK.
New deals have been concluded by FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME) surrounding several dramas:
- FME picked up the rights to Universal Soldier, the popular 1990s movie franchise revamping it for a new worldwide television property. Damian Kindler will write and it will be produced by FremantleMedia North America.
- As part of FME’s first-look relationship with Landscape Entertainment, the company will be representing Blood & Treasure (wt) to international buyers. Blood & Treasure is created by Charles Segars (National Treasure, Book of Secrets) and is a one-hour law enforcement drama series.
- FME sold the new drama The Wedding Band with 10 one-hour episodes to UK broadcaster Channel 5 and Turner for TBS Latin America.
- FME additionally sold seasons one and two of the Australian hit drama series Winners & Losers with 22 one-hour episodes to ITV2 which is expected to debut the series in spring 2012.
An international distribution deal was concluded by Starz Media Worldwide Distribution with Steven Paul’s Crystal Sky for the upcoming family TV series Baby Geniuses: Baby Squad Investigators. The series for its first season will have 26 half-hour episodes.
Travel/adventure series The Skinny Dip with eight half-hour episodes was sold by Best Boy Entertainment to Travel Channel throughout Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia Pacific territories.
Continuing its expansion worldwide, Scripps Networks International announced Food Network Asia will launch in Indonesia this month in hi-def on the country’s top Direct-to-Home satellite service, aora. Food Network will additionally be available in hi-def on Portugal’s ZON Multimedia beginning October 10. Food Network will be available to all ZON HD pack digital subscribers.
Passion Distribution, based in London is representing original programming from OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network to the international market at MIPCOM. Programming from OWN includes:
- Finding Sarah: From Royalty to the Real World produced by World of Wonder with six one-hour eps.
- Carson Nation produced by RelativityREAL LLC with six one-hour eps.
- Breaking Down the Bars from 44 Blue with seven one-hour eps.
- Confronting produced by Relativity Real with four one-hour eps.
- Why Not? With Shania Twain produced by Gay Rosenthal Productions with six one-hour eps.
- Ask Oprah’s All Stars produced by Stage 29 Productions with 14 one-hour eps.
Multi-platform network dedicated to arts and culture, Ovation has completed its first licensing deal with Sky ARTS. London-based distributor DRG represents Ovation’s original programming library and has licensed four of the network’s specials and one series that will air on Sky Arts 1 HD including the one-hour documentary, Jeff Koons, Beyond Heaven; the one-hour special Everything is Art; the original special Close-Up: Photographers at Work; the special Close-Up: Portraits; and the six-part series Art and the City.
Toronto-based Insight Productions and Howie Mandel (America’s Got Talent) are teaming to produce a new original format that pits stand-up comedians against each other. The format is created by Toronto comedian/performer Craig Brown and a live version of the show has been tested in comedy clubs across Toronto to rave reviews. Mandel and Insight Productions will co-venture and co-executive produce the project which will be produced in Canada and the US with format rights available at MIPCOM.
CYN‘s MIPCOM 2011 – Murphy’s Law: Jet lag is a funny thing. No, not “LOL” funny, just odd funny. My first night here, I slept 12 hours and boy was I happy! Woke up Sunday morning ready to jump into MIPCOM. And then Jet Lag met Murphy’s Law and Sunday night I didn’t sleep a wink. Seriously, not even 5 minutes. What the heck? And for absolutely no good reason — I was in bed at a reasonable hour, around 11, turned off all the lights, and lay there until 545AM Monday morning. No dreaming, no snoring, no drooling. Just checking the clock every hour or so and trying to turn off my brain. No go. As the dawn was breaking, I got up, did some work, got ready to head to my first press conference of the day. While there, it’s now 9am, I’m checking my blackberry to make sure the editions are going out without a problem (9am in Cannes is 3am back home, I say this because the math always challenges me!). And …. 9:05 ….. and 9:10 ….. and 9:20 …. nothing. Someone told me they received their edition of Cynopsis, so now I suspected it was me. And yes, as it turns out, after running back to the apartment after the press conference, come to find out our blackberry server is down. That means no more emails on my handy dandy device until the service is working again. It’s now 21-1/2 hour hours later as I’m writing this and preparing to send out Cynopsis and still no server. As much as this made for a trying day (and promises for more fun again today!) at least it was my own private little s.n.a.f.u. Nobody had to know I was sleep and blackberry-challenged (well they do now!). Unlike a distributor friend of mine who showed up at the Palaise this morning, bright eyed and ready to do some business, only to look down and find he had on two different shoes. Now that’s the recipe for a long day, bless his heart. And by the way, if you really need to get me today, email me at email@example.com.
Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) selected digital media services company, Avail-TVN to provide AnyView, the multi-platform video service for LIME, its Caribbean subsidiary. AnyView will launch commercially in Jamaica and Barbados in fourth quarter with further expansion throughout the Caribbean to follow in 2012.
Reports are circulating that the former FOX comedy Arrested Development might get a reprisal as Showtime and Netflix are in discussions about airing a limited number of original episodes. Mitchell Hurwitz, show co-creator and executive producer, told attendees on Sunday at the New Yorker Festival in New York he would like to produce nine to ten episodes that would premiere next fall and catch viewers up on the characters’ lives since the series ended on FOX in 2006. The new episodes would be produced by 20th Century Fox Television which was behind the original single-camera series starring Jason Bateman, Michael Cera and Portia de Rossi among other cast members. Also according to Hurwitz, the limited series could be a precursor to his Arrested Development movie idea which has been percolating for some time.
ABC tapped Ty Pennington, the host of its Extreme Makeover: Home Edition series to join upcoming new daily ABC Daytime show The Revolution. Pennington joins Tim Gunn and fitness and nutrition expert Harley Pasternak on the daily health and lifestyle show. The Revolution, produced by 3Ball Productions is set to premiere in January.
truTV showcases a new singing competition series Killer Karaoke from Zodiak USA and has also chosen former Jackass star Steve-O as its host. The eight-episode series is based on an international format, Sing If You Can and will challenge contestants to break into song in the middle of extreme situations. truTV has said Killer Karaoke will premiere in early 2012.
A father/son workplace comedy project from Jamie Tarses was picked up by FOX, cites THR. The half-hour single-camera project from Sony Pictures Television is set in a business where the son is boss. Wilfred writers Reed Agnew and Eli Jorne will serve as writers on the new project and serve as executive producers along with Tarses and Julia Franz.
Music and family entertainment channel, GMC is beginning production this month on a new GMC World Premiere Series, She’s Still Not Our Sister which is scheduled to premiere in December. The limited-run series stars Jackee Harry and is based on the GMC World Premiere Gospel Play, She’s Not Our Sister which aired in June and was the highest-rated GMC World Premiere Gospel Play airing on the network to date with more than one million viewers on its inaugural night. With four original episodes, the series will pick up where the play left off as more drama surrounds the three sisters who had discovered their late father had an illegitimate fourth daughter.
Veria Living signed yogic master, international author and former supermodel Yogi Cameron to a new primetime reality series, A Guru for You (wt) which is likely to launch in Spring 2012. Cameron is well-known as a world expert of Ayurveda and yoga in addition to being the favorite yoga teacher of Ellen DeGeneres and a frequent guest on her weekday US talk show as well as appearances on The Dr. Oz Show and NBC’s Today. Cameron is in pre-production on the show with 13 episodes.
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Source: The Nielsen Company, NPM Live+SD data, Total Viewers P2+, NPower R&F Dupl. report w/ 6+ min. qualifier; 4Q’10; Soccer reflects “Futbol Liga Mexicana” on the UCI networks
Friday A18-49 Analysis: Univision had the winning lineup Friday at 2.0/6 A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen. Univision’s Teresa wooed viewers to its side at 8p with a 2.3/8 and FOX’s Kitchen Nightmares delivered a second place showing at 1.7/6 and CBS’ new series A Gifted Man was third at 1.2/4. Univision maintained its #1 status through 9p with La Fuerza del Destino at 2.1/7 followed by CBS’ CSI: NY at 1.7/5. NBC had a turn in first place as Dateline posted a 1.9/6 and CBS’ Blue Bloods was a mere tenth of a rating point behind in second at 1.8/6.
Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Friday, September 30, 2011 time period averages. Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.
CBS: 6.4/11 A Gifted Man 5.4/10, CSI: NY 6.5/11, Blue Bloods 7.3/13
NBC: 3.5/6 Up All Night [r] 2.0/4, Whitney [r] 1.9/3, Dateline 4.2/7
ABC: 2.7/5 Modern Family [r] 2.5/5, Suburgatory [r] 2.3/4, Pan Am [r] 2.8/5, 20/20 2.8/5
UNIV: 2.4/4 Teresa 2.8/5, La Fuerza del Destino 2.5/4, La Rosa de Guadalupe 1.8/3
FOX: 2.2/4 Kitchen Nightmares 2.5/5, Fringe 2.0/3
CW: 1.1/2 Nikita 1.1/2, Supernatural 1.1/2
TELE: 0.6/1 Mi Corazon Insiste 0.5/1, Flor Salvaje 0.6/1, La Casa de Al Lado 0.7/1
ION: 0.5/1 Psych 0.4/1, Psych 0.5/1, Monk 0.5/1
TF: 0.2/0 Reto de Mujer 0.2/0, Ultimo Matrimonio 0.2/0, Correo de Inocentes 0.3/1
A18-49: UNIV 2.0/6, CBS 1.5/5, FOX 1.4/5, NBC 1.4/4, ABC 1.1/4, CW 0.7/2, TELE 0.4/1, ION 0.2/1, TF 0.1/0
On Demand Group (ODG), a SeaChange company named Stephen Riome as Managing Director. Stephen has already served on ODG’s Board and in his new position will spearhead the daily operations and oversee the profitability of all facets of ODG’s current global business.
Stephen Croncota begins a new position at GSN (Game Show Network) as EVP/CMO in charge of all facets of the network’s brand. Stephen will report to David Goldhill, President/CEO, GSN. Previously, Stephen was SVP/Marketing for E! Entertainment Television.
The Art Directors Guild Board of Directors renewed the contract of Executive Director Scott Roth for another three years to 2014. Scott has held this position since 1997.
Univision Communications Inc. has established a Distribution Partnership Marketing Group (DPMG) allowing distributors to leverage the increasing Hispanic consumer base to deliver subscriber growth. Univision’s DPMG team will be headed by Jennifer Ball, SVP/Distribution Marketing. The DPMG team will help distributors integrate their product or service with Univision’s properties to connect with US Hispanics.
This day in History: 1957 – Space Race: Launch of Sputnik I, the first artificial satellite to orbit the Earth.
Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia Question: Three actresses portrayed Catwoman on the series Batman, how many and who portrayed Mr. Freeze? Three, George Sanders, Otto Preminger and Eli Wallach. Kudos to: Richard-WNET, NYC; Marc Mondry-MSG Network/NYC; Joel Gibbs-Joel Gibbs Productions/Philadelphia; T.J Healy II-Montchanin, DE; Dan Whitford-MMC Group/Chicago; Larry Glazer-WTTW/Chicago; Brett Ashy-The Ashy Agency/LA; Michael Sullivan-TVG Network/LA; Cammie Buerry-Station Casinos/Las Vegas; Rita Lilly-This is Just a Test Productions/Hollywood; Sheldon A. Wiebe-EclipseMagazine.com/Calgary, AB, Canada.
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JOB OPENING: DIR/MGR-DIVERSITY RECRUITMENT & EARLY CAREER PROGRAM/NY: spearhead dvlpmnt/execution of diversity related recruitment strategies/early career pipeline; ad sls recruitment; 7+yrs recruitment exp; www.discovery.com #4459 (10/6)
JOB OPENING: RECRUITER/LA: Mng full lifecycle FT & temp positions of varying lvls/functions for Discovery & JVs; roll-out multiple projects aimed at mrktg to attract talent; 3+yrs exp corp recruitment; www.discovery.com #4455 (10/6)
JOB OPENING: MKTG DIR/GSTV/NYC: Largest nat’l away from home TV network seeks a creative mktg director with strong exp working closely with advertising sales. Apply at: http://gstv.iapplicants.com/ViewJob-184141.html (10/5)
JOB OPENING: ASST. MGR – SALES, PLANNING & ADMIN/NBCUniversal/Universal City: Provide availability reports on all products available for television licensing in the US. For more info visit: www.nbcunicareers.com job# 2028BR (10/5)
JOB OPENING: SALES SVR EXEC/Univision/NY: Support AE book &steward ad deals. Serve liaison btwn Sls & agencies. Work w/mktg execute adv mktg prgrms. 3-6 yrs media exp, deal maker +, Spanish +. EOE Res [email protected] (10/5)
JOB OPENING: SALES COORD/Univision/NY: Highly motivated. Mng tasks/srvcng agencies/clients daily basis. Det. oriented/comm/PC & math skills. 1-2 Yrs Media Exp, Deal Maker exp a +, Spanish a +. EOE. Res: [email protected] (10/5)
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].
FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: START ASAP: RESEARCH INTERNS/NYC Production Cmpy: Interns wanted. One for PBS Doc. Other to rsrch and dvlp new TV show ideas. Please send cvr ltr & resumes [email protected] (10/5)
FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: Non-Fiction TV Dev. Internship (NYC): Major TV Prod Co seeking creative interns interested in reality TV and motivated to research, write and develop new ideas for TV series. Res/cov let: [email protected] (10/5)
FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING INTERN/Machine Shop Marketing/Beverly Hills: Cutting edge entertainment company needs intern for fall/winter. College Credit. Apply [email protected] (10/5)
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: Dedicated & Experienced ADV. SALES PLANNER (NYC) Sales proposals, resolving client discrepancies, quarterly post analysis, special sales service projects, expert computer skills. Contact- [email protected] (10/11)
SITUATION WANTED: Recent college graduate with a B.S. in Marketing/Management. l am interested in entry-level positions in marketing,sales, or media. Looking to be located in New York City. Contact by ([email protected]) (10/11)
SITUATION WANTED: MEDIA BUYER/TRAFFIC: 11+yrs experience B.S. in Communications looking for freelance/full time position please contact me at [email protected] (10/8)
SITUATION WANTED: SO Sr. Integrated Copywriter. Style guides, positioning, promotion, collateral. Digital, print, video. Trade, consumer, Upfront anyone? I hear brand voices. SO fast. SO fun. https://bewonderous.wordpress.com (10/8)
SITUATION WANTED: Seeking a job with a film location or production company, scouting, or negotiating film/TV location contracts. I have a strong background in the LA entertainment industry. BA in PR/Marketing Contact: [email protected] (10/8)
SITUATION WANTED: DEVELOPMENT FOR TV/FILM: Toronto-based with 8+ years of experience in script analysis, development and pitching for TV & film. Insightful story notes and pitch documents. www.calmaclean.com (10/7)
SITUATION WANTED: SALES/MKTG PLANNER/ASST-LA or NYC: 3+ yrs Social Media, Sales Ntwrk exp. created sales proposals/PP presentations, video reels, online mktg/promos, media math, detail-oriented, multitask MS Office. [email protected] (10/7)
SITUATION WANTED: Recent college graduate looking for entry-level positions in marketing,sales, or media. Looking to be located in New York City. Contact me at [email protected] (10/6)
SITUATION WANTED: CREATIVE MEDIA MIND Seeking to assist, Entry- Junior level positions, B.A. & Communications/Media background, 3-5 years of experience domestically & internationally. NY based. Please contact, [email protected] (10/5)
SITUATION WANTED: NEED A BUDGET DONE?? LINE PROD/EIC – 10+ yrs. exp- budgets done in all formats. Accurate budgets, Reasonable rates, fast turnaround Email: [email protected] (10/5)
SITUATION WANTED: PRODUCER/FIELD PRODUCER/STORY PROD: in LA-8+ yrs. exp. prod for VH1, A&E, Sundance. Also, exp. prod EPK & Corp. Strong mng of crews, great interviewer w/celeb and non celeb talent. Contact email: [email protected] (10/5)
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 – TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2011
ABC: Dancing with the Stars, Dancing with the Stars, Body of Proof
AZTECA: Cosas de la Vida, Al Extremo, Extra Normal
CBS: NCIS, NCIS: LA, Unforgettable
CW: 90210, Ringer
FOX: Glee, New Girl, Raising Hope
IO, N, :, Without a Trace, Criminal Minds, Criminal Minds
NBC: The Biggest Loser, Parenthood
PBS: Prohibition, Prohibition [r]
TELE: Mi Corazon Insiste, Flor Salvaje, La Casa de al Lado
UNIV: Una Familia con Suerte [p], La Fuerza del Destino, Aqui y Ahora
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