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Good morning. It’s Wednesday, April 13, 2011, and this is your first early morning briefing. As always, if you prefer to watch this morning’s news instead of reading it, click here

Tonight’s Premiere:
ABC: Happy Endings at 930p

Tonight’s Finales:
The CW: Shedding for the Wedding at 9p
Investigation Discovery: Nothing Personal at 10p



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Univision Communications Inc.’s EVP/COO Randy Falco said yesterday the company is planning to launch up to three new Spanish-language cable networks in the US in the coming year. One new network would focus on telenovelas tentatively titled UniNovelas and launch as early as third quarter.  A new sports channel called Univision Deportes which would emphasize Mexican league soccer could roll out during the first half of 2012 while a 24/7 news network is also in the development stages titled Univision 24-7.  Univision Communications says in the next year it will spend $20 million to $30 million on new television networks and sales efforts and another $40 million on new license agreements for soccer tournaments.

Eva Luna with its two-hour conclusion Monday night at 8p posted an average of 6.9 million total viewers for Univision Network. Eva Luna is Univision Studios’ first novela production and the primetime drama has become the highest-rated US-produced novela in history and further ranks as one of Univision’s top ten novela finale episodes ever. 

This Thursday, a new reality docu-series Triple Rush debuts on Travel Channel giving viewers an action-packed look at how bike messengers operate in New York City.  A slew of hi-def cameras will document the action of the men and women who work for three different courier companies  one a large corporation, a family-run business and the third a four-person co-op.  Triple Rush opens April 14 at 10p and is produced by 3 Ball Productions/Eyeworks USA for the Travel Channel.

Animated series South Park is 15 years old as a 15th season with seven new episodes open on Comedy Central April 27 at 10p.  Also on April 26, South Park: The Complete Fourteenth Season will be released nationally on DVD and Blu-ray by Comedy Central Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment.

For the May 25 finale episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show, advertisers are apparently anteing up $1 million per 30-second commercial.  More premium positions within the concluding episode could go even higher in price.

CMT canceled its first scripted sitcom Working Class starring Melissa Peterman.  The first season ended on April 1 and its debut episode in January delivered 1.2 million viewers and a 0.5 rating among A18-49.  Peterman continues to host CMT’s The Singing Bee premiering this Friday. 

Eight-part series Human Planet premieres on Discovery en Espanol April 25 at 8p and is narrated for the network by actor/filmmaker Gael Garcia Bernal.  Human Planet is a co-production of BBC and Discovery Channel.

TLC precedes the second season return of Quints By Surprise with a special celebrating the Jones quintuplets’ 2nd birthday on April 18 at 9p.  The second season of Quints By Surprise opens May 9 at 10p. 

Season three of River Monsters on Animal Planet attracted more than 1.6 million total viewers Sunday at 10p as well as 836,000 among A18-49.  The series continues with new episodes airing each Sunday at 10p.

PBS said its Masterpiece franchise in its 40th season has boosted viewers during the past year by 45%.  Additionally, the premiere of new miniseries Upstairs Downstairs on Sunday was viewed by an estimated 6.4 million total viewers per Nielsen’s data from 53 metered markets.

The two-hour, two-episode finale of The Kennedys at 8p on Sunday tallied nearly 1.5 million average minute viewers and a 1.86 coverage area HH rating, making it the highest-rated program in the history of Reelzchannel.  Also, all three combined airings of the finale episode pulled in 1.9 million viewers.  Reelzchannel will air encores of The Kennedys this Saturday with episodes 1-4 airing back-to-back at 10a and 10p; then on Sunday the final four eps (5-8) will air back-to-back at 10a and 10p.

Being Human on Syfy is the network’s highest-rated new winter scripted series since Battlestar Galactica in 2005, as the season one finale delivered 1.6 million total viewers; 1.0 million A25-54 viewers; and 944,000 among A18-49 on Monday at 9p. Being Human was recently renewed by Syfy for a second season.

Premiere numbers are in for The Judds launching on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network this past Sunday at 9p.  The two-hour episode filed 1.7 million cumulative viewers from 9p-11p and 620,000 with W25-54.

On the Cynopsis website today, the newest installment on the Cyn opsis | Sports news page, Soccer Ends Scoring Drought with US Fans, written by Chris Pursell.  Feel free to add your comments or thoughts at the bottom of the Sports page about his story, his opinions, suggestions on future stories and or anything else.

UPFRONT 2011:  The Style Network

The Style Network incorporates a variety of topics in the network’s new development slate for the 2011-2012 season.  First up, though are two new series joining the lineup this year and a twist on an established series:

  • Big Rich Texas – One-hour docu-series with 10 episodes takes viewers on the inside of the elite Dallas social scene following five rich and competitive mothers and their spoiled daughters.  Series produced by Fly on the Wall Productions premieres this July.
  • Glam Fairy – Spinoff of the network’s Jerseylicious series, this makeover format follows energetic makeup artist, Alexa Prisco.  After exiting the Gatsby Salon, Alexa establishes a new business, The Glam Factory where she uses her signature New Jersey style to transform women with new looks.  Produced by Endemol USA, the series will kick-off in October.
  • How Do I Look?: The Search for the Worst Dressed in America – Style takes its popular franchise with host Jeannie Mai and hits the road traveling the country to find the worst fashion catastrophes.  Once the winner is revealed, the person travels to Hollywood for the ultimate makeover.  The new multi-part event will air this September. How Do I Look? is produced by The Style Network.

Style Network series in development:

  • Birth Moms – Docu-series set inside a residential-style adoption center in Orem, Utah where expectant mothers complete their pregnancies before giving up their babies for adoption. 
  • The Amandas – Amanda LeBlanc from Birmingham, Alabama helms this home makeover show where she and her team of other “Amandas” organize people’s homes.
  • Single With 7 – Series centers on L.A. radio DJ Yesi Ortiz, who is also “mom” to her seven nieces and nephews. Yesi has taken on the responsibility of raising her sister’s kids who were put into foster care when her sister was sent to prison. 
  • Lifestyle Weekly Series – Weekly half-hour series co-hosted by Adrianne Curry, Vivica A. Fox, Nick Verreos and Ali Fedotowsky who will take on timely style topics aiming at the network’s viewers.
  • Are You Dressed? – Part game show, part fashion show, this series ambushes shoppers after entering their dressing rooms with on-the-spot trivia questions where they can win cash and prizes.
  • Miss Fit – Series set inside Boston’s Miss Fit Club, a women’s only fitness club managed by Katie Boyd, a former beauty queen. 
  • The Riveras – Docu-series set in Queens, NY featuring The Riveras, a Puerto Rican family who owns two neighborhood dance studios.
  • The Look for Less – Style Network is bringing back the franchise and giving the show its own makeover utilizing social media and YouTube.
  • Makeover Madness – A team of experts in hair, beauty and fashion try to break world records with the most makeovers in one sitting.  Cat Deeley will host this new series.
  • Maureen Hancock’s Ghost Town – Maureen is a working New England mom who talks to the dead and has a mission of transforming people’s lives by helping clients overcome a variety of issues.

UPFRONT 2011:  truTV

truTV participates in its second annual Upfront serving up renewals and extra episodes of existing series and a slate of new projects as well as one major acquisition.

truTV new projects:

  • Semi-Pro (wt) – Series follows a group of men who participate in a semi-pro football team. From NFL Films.
  • MotoClash (wt) – The network takes a close-up look at the World MotoClash race, the longest and most dangerous motorcycle race ever. Produced by RD Independent Productions with executive producers Tony Scott, Ridley Scott, Mary Lisio and David Zucker of Scott Free.
  • Guinness World Records (wt) – Guinness World Record holding brothers, Craig and Paul Pumphrey coach others on how to break records.  From High Noon Entertainment.
  • Impractical Jokers – Series centers on four lifelong friends who strive to embarrass each other in public by using hidden cameras.  Produced by NorthSouth Productions.
  • Chill – Series profiles Joe O’Donoghue or “Joey Ice” an ice sculptor and his team as they create over-the-top ice sculptures.  From Entertainment One Television and Left/Right.
  • South Beach Tow – Series follows the family-owned Tremont Towing business located in South Beach.  Produced by Nuyorican Productions and Bodega Pictures.
  • Hollywood Taxi – Mike Grasso owns a fleet of 290 taxi cabs operating in Hollywood.  From Irwin Entertainment.
  • Bear Swamp Recovery – Sicilian family owns a New Jersey-based repossession company, the Bear Swamp Recovery repossessing items from careless vacationers in the summer.  Bischoff-Hervey Entertainment produces.

Acquired series for truTV:

  • truTV picked up the off-network exclusive cable rights to Wipeout produced by Endemol USA.  Wipeout first premiered on ABC in 2008 and the series will debut on truTV this fall.

Renewals and episodes extensions for existing truTV series:

  • Hardcore Pawn – Series granted a fourth season centered on the large Detroit-based pawn shop and the family who runs it. From Zodiak USA.
  • Black Gold – The network renewed the series for a fourth season about the roughneck crews in the oil fields of Texas.  Original Productions, a FremantleMedia company produces.
  • Full Throttle Saloon – Viewers will experience more of motorcycles and mayhem at the annual biker rally in Sturgis, SD during the series’ third season. Produced by A. Smith & Co. Productions.
  • Lizard Lick Towing – truTV orders more episodes of the series’ frosh season featuring the towing and repo company based in Lizard Lick, NC.  Zodiak USA produces. 



Take A Daytime Ratings Ride In The Cash Cab!
Impressive momentum with mid-season launch delivered strong
growth over programming it replaced in its daytime clearances.

Adults: 18-34 +33%, 18-49 +25%, 25-54 +25%
Women: 18-34 +44%, 18-49 +36%, 25-54 +33%
Men: 18-34 +22%, 18-49 +15%, 25-54 +15%

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Source: The Nielsen Company (WRAP Sweeps Plus), Percent increase based on
L+7 demo share; February 2011 vs. November 2010; Daytime = M-F, 9a-3p.


A new television series about the startup of a website by three 20-something single New York women has Kelsey Grammer on board as producer.  Grammer will link up with executive producers Stella Stolper and Brian Sher to form a new production company, G3, which will serve as co-producers of the series with Zodiak.  The project will follow the women as they launch their site which they started based on their shared frustration about their present-day lives. 

Casting Call: A new show for a major network explores the question “What If?” giving men the chance to pursue their dream career in life. Show producers also want people to nominate their dads, husbands or fiances. Interested or nominated men must be between 30-50 years with at least one child and must have skills to move their career forward such as cooking skills to be a chef or playing an instrument like a rock star. The show is interested but not limited to the following careers: designers, winemaker, B&B owner, rancher, fashion photographer, hairstylist, animal trainer and more.  Visit  and click on “YOUR DREAM LIFE” to fill out your online application.  For questions, send an email to: [email protected] or call Mysticart Pictures at 818-563-4131.

Casting Call: An established production company is seeking a host for a new adventure survival show.  Please visit:   for more information and to upload your video.



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Source: The Nielsen Company, NTI HH Live+SD AA%; Mon=9/20/10-2/7/11; Thu=2/24-3/10/11


Top Ten Basic Cable Ad Supported Network Rankings among A18-49 for the week of: 4/4-4/10/11
Primetime    (000)        Total Pgm Day      (000)
USA               1156          ADSM*                    782
HIST                961          USA                        587
ESPN                901          NICK                      584
TBSC                850          NAN*                     559
TNT                  812          TNT                        508
MTV                  694          ESPN                      473
AEN                  671          TBSC                      458
CMDY                635          HIST                      427
ADSM                596          AEN                       388
FX                     557          MTV                       380
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data. All ratings based on Total U.S. Television Universe of 115,900,000 homes
* = Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24 hour day. Primetime listing only includes those networks broadcasting more than 51% of the primetime hours (M-Su 8p-11p)

Top Ten Basic Cable Ad Supported Network Rankings among Total Viewers for the week of: 4/4-4/10/11       
Primetime    (000)      Total Pgm Day            (000)
USA                2814       NICK                            2189
DSNY              2275       DSNY                           1560
ESPN              2018       NAN*                            1423
HIST               2006       ADSM*                         1344
FOXN              1947       USA                             1289
TNT                1672        FOXN                           1153
NAN               1653        TNT                              1112
TBSC              1432        TOON                            941
AEN                1350        ESPN                             921
SYFY               1345        HIST                             871
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total U.S. Television Universe of 115,900,000 homes
* = Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24 hour day. Primetime listing only includes those networks
broadcasting more than 51% of the primetime hours (M-Su 8p-11p)

Top 10 Cable Programs among A18-49 (000) for the week of: 4/4-4/10/11
USA     WWE Entertainment 10p                                 3071
HIST    Pawn Stars 1030p                                          2913
HIST    Pawn Stars 10p                                              2833
MTV     Teen Mom II: Check Up Special                       2809
USA     WWE Entertainment 9p                                   2688
HIST    American Pickers                                            2287
ESPN    Yankees/Red Sox                                           2167
USA     WWE Tough Enough                                       1969
NICK    iCarly                                                            1928
ADSM   Family Guy 1130p                                          1894
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total U.S. Television
Universe of 115,900,000 homes

Top 10 Broadcast Programs among A18-49 rating/share and (000) for the week of 4/4-4/10/11
FOX    American Idol  Wednesday                         7.3/21          9615
CBS    NCAA Basketball Championship 4/4              7.1/18          9379
FOX    American Idol  Thursday                            6.4/20          8430
ABC    Dancing with the Stars                                4.7/12          6199
CBS    NCIS                                                          3.8/11         4948
CBS    The Big Bang Theory                                   3.7/12          4850
CBS    Criminal Minds                                            3.6/9            4768
CBS    Prelude to a Championship 4/4                     3.6/10          4731
FOX    Breaking In                                                 3.5/9            4598
FOX    Family Guy                                                  3.3/9            4346
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Broadcast Evening News Weekly Average Ratings (week of April 4, 2011)
NBC:   8.43 million total viewers; 2.1/8 and 2.56 million A25-54
ABC:   7.84 million total viewers; 1.7/7 and 2.14 million A25-54
CBS:   5.42 million total viewers; 1.3/5 and 1.67 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI

Saturday A18-49 Analysis:   FOX sped to the finish line first Saturday night posting a 2.0/7 among A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen.  FOX’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race broadcasting from Texas beat all during primetime starting with a 1.8/7 at 8p followed by ABC’s Movie of the Week at 0.8/3.  At 9p, FOX’s NASCAR contest delivered a 2.0/7 with ABC’s movie remaining in second place at 1.0/3.  FOX ended the night on top with more NASCAR at 2.2/7 while the last hour of ABC’s movie and NBC’s Law & Order: SVU repeat tied for #2 at 1.2/4 each.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, April 9, 2011  time period averages.  Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.

FOX: 4.0/7       FOX NASCAR Sprint Cup: Live From Texas 4.0/7


CBS: 3.0/5        Crimetime Saturday [r] 2.7/5, Crimetime Saturday [r] 2.8/5, 48 Hours Mystery 3.5/6

NBC: 2.7/5         Harry’s Law [r] 2.2/4, Law & Order: LA [r] 2.5/4, Law & Order: SVU [r] 3.4/6

ABC: 2.1/4         ABC Saturday Movie of the Week: War of the Worlds [r] 2.1/4

UNIV: 1.3/2       Sabado Gigante 1.3/2

ION: 0.4/1        Saturday 7PM Movie: Bulletproof 0.5/1, Saturday 9PM Movie: We Own the Night [r] 0.3/1

TF: 0.3/1           Cine de Las Estrel Sat 0.4/1, Futbol Liga Mexicana Sat: Atlante vs. Atlas 0.2/0

TELE: 0.3/1       Fubol Estelar: Monterrey vs. Santos 0.3/1, Persgdo Injusticia 0.3/0

A18-49:  FOX 2.0/7, ABC 1.0/3, CBS 0.9/3, UNIV 0.9/3, NBC 0.8/3, TF 0.3/1, TELE 0.3/1, ION 0.2/1

Sunday A18-49 Analysis:  CBS had the winning lineup Sunday night with a 2.7/7 A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen.  CBS’ 60 Minutes was in control at 7p with a 2.2/7 and ABC’s America’s Funniest Home Videos rerun was next at 1.6/5.  CBS zoomed ahead of the pack during 8p with The Amazing Race at 2.9/8 with ABC staying in second place with Secret Millionaire at 2.4/7.  Then at 9p, a light shone on CBS’ Undercover Boss capturing #1 with a 3.1/6 while FOX delivered a 2.9/8 for the average of Family Guy and The Cleveland Show.  NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice overtook the competition at 10p with a 3.3/9 and CBS fell to second place with CSI: Miami at 2.3/6.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Sunday, April 10, 2011 time period averages.  Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.

CBS: 6.7/11       60 Minutes 8.1/14, Amazing Race 6.0/9, Undercover Boss 6.5/10, CSI: Miami 6.0/10


ABC: 4.6/7         America’s Funniest Home Videos [r] 3.6/6, Secret Millionaire 5.8/9, Brothers & Sisters 4.5/7

NBC: 3.8/6         Dateline 2.9/5, America’s Next Great Restaurant 2.2/3, Celebrity Apprentice 11 5.0/8

FOX: 2.5/4         The Cleveland Show [r] 1.2/2, American Dad 1.8/3, The Simpsons 2.9/5, Bob’s Burgers 2.3/4, Family Guy 3.7/6, The Cleveland Show 2.8/4

UNIV: 1.6/3       Aqui y Ahora 1.0/2, Nuestra Belleza 1.8/3, Sal y Pimienta 1.7/3

TELE: 0.7/1       Cine Millonario II: Kiss of the Dragon 0.5/1

ION: 0.4/1        Sunday 7PM Movie: Bulletproof [r] 0.4/1, Sunday 9PM Movie: Rising Sun [r] 0.3/1

TF: 0.4/1          Cine de Las Estrel Sun [r] 0.4/1, Cine de Las Estrel Sun 2 [r] 0.4/1

A18-49:  CBS 2.7/7, FOX 2.1/6, NBC 2.0/6, ABC 1.9/5, UNIV 1.1/3, TELE 0.8/2, TF 0.4/1, ION 0.2/1

Monday A18-49 Analysis:  ABC waltzed away with the best ratings Monday night among A18-49 at 4.0/11, according to final national ratings from Nielsen.  At 8p, ABC’s Dancing with the Stars kicked into #1 with a 4.1/12 with FOX’s House nearly a full point lower in #2 at 3.2/9.  Dancing with the Stars ratings increased for ABC during 9p to a winning 4.9/12 and the second hour of Univision’s Eva Luna was next at 3.0/7.  Also at 9p, NBC premiered the revamped Law & Order: Los Angeles with a 1.4/4, ranking fifth this hour.  ABC finished off a clean sweep of the night at 10p with Castle at 3.0/8 and CBS’ Hawaii Five-O trailed in second with 2.5/7.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Monday, April 11, 2011  time period averages.  Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.

ABC: 11.4/18       Dancing with the Stars 13.1/20, Castle 7.9/13


CBS: 4.9/7             How I Met Your Mother 4.3/7, Mad Love 3.4/5, Mike & Molly 4.9/7, Two and a Half Men [r] 4.7/7, Hawaii Five-O 5.9/9

FOX: 4.5/7             House 5.3/8, Chicago Code 3.7/5

NBC: 3.5/5           Chuck 2.5/4, Law & Order: Los Angeles [p] 4.0/6

UNIV: 3.0/5          Eva Luna 3.3/5, Don Francisco Presenta 2.3/4

ION: 0.9/1           Without a Trace 0.7/1, Criminal Minds 0.9/1, Criminal Minds 1.2/2

TELE: 0.8/1          Aurora 0.5/1, Los Herederos del Monte 0.5/1, La Reina del Sur 1.6/3

CW: 0.4/1            90210 [r] 0.5/1, Gossip Girl [r] 0.4/1

TF: 0.4/1             Cine de Las Estrellas Mon [r] 0.3/0, India 0.5/1

A18-49:  ABC 4.0/11, FOX 2.5/7, CBS 2.4/6, UNIV 2.4/6, NBC 1.4/4, TELE 0.8/2, ION 0.4/1, CW 0.3/1, TF 0.3/1



Don Browne, President of NBCUniversal’s Telemundo Communications Group said he will retire from the company June 3, which marks the eighth anniversary of his joining Telemundo as COO.  NBCUniversal will announce a replacement for Don in the coming months.

Richard Beach named Gambling Product and Implementation Manager EMEA at FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME).  Richard will head the product development and implementation over online, land-based and mobile channels.  He will report directly to Simon Murphy, Head/Gambling for EMEA.

iN DEMAND L.L.C. elevated Eric Petro to EVP/CFO and Mark Boccardi to SVP/Programming and Business Development.  Mark will report to Eric Petro.  Both executives are located at company headquarters in New York.  

Former Account Director at Zenith Media, Michael Maze joined Initiative as VP/Director, Local Broadcast in the company’s New York office.  Michael will oversee the daily operations of the New York local broadcast group and also supervise activities for local activation on the Hyundai Eastern Region Dealer Association. 

This day in History:   1860 – The first mail was delivered via Pony Express when a westbound rider arrived in Sacramento, CA from St. Joseph, MO.

Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia Question:  What evil doer was obsessed with the scarcely found Nilanium, the hardest metal in the world?  KING TUT on BATMAN  Kudos to: Michael Siglain-Disney Publishing Worldwide/NY; Desmond Maxwell-Screenvision/NY; Matt Muschetto-Digital Broadcasting Group/NY; Kathy May-Fisher Price/NY; Damon Zaleski-Debmar Mercury/Chicago; Dan Whitford-MMC Group/Chicago; Jason Rosenberg-Zenergy Works Marketing/Santa Rosa; Susan Nessanbaum Goldberg-RoCart Prods/Hollywood; Paul Blutter-General American Group/Northridge; Bernard Bourret-Intent Pictures/Toronto;

Today’s Trivia Question:  This TV commercial featured John Moschitta Jr as Mr. Spleen.  What was the product?   (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.)

Later — Cyn

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Encore Presentations Continue Throughout April

The final episodes of The Kennedys on Sunday, April 10th on REELZCHANNEL received a 2.56 gross household rating.

To learn about advertising opportunities on REELZCHANNEL, contact Joe Gallagher, VP & General Manager, National Ad Sales, at (212) 697-2642 or [email protected].

SOURCE:The Nielsen Company, Fast National data, April 10, 2011.Coverage AA% L+SD for 8pm, 11pm & 1am ET telecasts. Full details upon request.

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JOB OPENING: SENIOR DIGITAL RESEARCH ANALYST TEMP/CHELSEA NY: Provide top line and detailed analyses covering online properties and competitors. Omniture experience a must. Reply to [email protected] (4/15)

JOB OPENING: DIR RESEARCH/ Discovery/MD: Functions as primary network POC; fulfill needs for consumer-based &marketplace info; 7yrs+ mrktg rsrch firm or major corp exp; media exp preferred .  #3589 (4/14)

JOB OPENING: SALES COORD/TV Guide Mag/NY: Assist clients w/requests on sales orders/strong multitasking/prospect new leads through database. MS Office and Media or Ad agency exp pref. Res/salary reqs: [email protected] (4/14)

JOB OPENING: RESEARCH ANALYST/ABC/NY: Analysis nat’l Prime Nielsen ratings data, estimates, Strong Galaxy/NPower/Excel/PowerPoint Apply:  Req#286793/ [email protected] (4/14)

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:  ENTERTAINMENT FIRM/NYC: 15-25 hrs wkly. Fluent read/write Chinese reqd. Fluent read/write English reqd. Apply: [email protected] (put “Internship” in subject). (4/20)

SUMMER INTERNSHIP  CREDITS ONLY:   Established TV production company is seeking to fill its Student Spring Internship Program: hard worker, attentive to detail, and background/interest in TV PRODUCTION. Contact JL Rivera: Email [email protected] (4/20)

SUMMER INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY:  MKTG/ADVERTISING MAJOR/Spanish-Language Television Network/NYC Sales Department, learn marketing and all ad sales functions. EMAIL RES: [email protected]  (4/20)

SUMMER INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY:  Summer internship at Clarion New Media/Chicago,  . Must be a self-starter with a passion for sales. Role involves cold calling and closing deals. Resumes: to [email protected] (4/20)

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: HIRED PEN (MA/NY) will write , new words or make old ones prettier. Written for travel guides, textbooks, blogs, and job ads.Two Harvard degrees. Rates vary by coolness of project. Google me. [email protected] (4/20)

SITUATION WANTED: ADVERTISING SALES PLANNER/NY: 6 yrs exp in building/customizing client pckgs/avails, campaign posting/ADU delivery recaps, PowerPoint/Excel proficient, market updates and special sales projects. [email protected] (4/20)

SITUATION WANTED: ENTERTAINMENT MARKETING/LA:  Entertainment marketer with 8+ years of experience looking for my next opportunity. Full-time or freelance welcome. Can work locally or remote. Email for resume. [email protected]   (4/20)

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] (4/19)

SITUATION WANTED: MEDIA RELATIONS/PRODUCER(NY/NJ/PA) : 7 yrs Exp producing TV news seeking FT position outside of the newsroom in Media Relations/PR/Producer role. Track record of success. Email: [email protected] (4/19)

SITUATION WANTED: ACCOUNTING/FINANCE – 20+ yrs. experience in TV Broadcasting &Cable. Seeking FT/PT or Temp-to-Perm position: [email protected] (4/16)

SITUATION WANTED: Jeanne Intile Burns, Voice-Over Artist, Cell: 845-721-9681, E-Mail: [email protected], Web Links to Hear My Voice:  ,  and   (4/16)

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] (4/15)

SITUATION WANTED: ACCOUNTING/FINANCE – 20+ yrs. experience in TV Broadcasting &Cable. Seeking FT/PT or Temp-to-Perm position: [email protected] (4/15)

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] (4/14)

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.


ABC:  The Middle, Better With You, Modern Family, Happy Endings [p ], Modern Family [r]
AZTECA:  Cosas de la Vida, Al Extremo, Lo Que Callamos Las Mujeres
CBS:   Survivor: Redemption Island, Criminal Minds, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior
CW:   America’s Next Top Model, Shedding for the Wedding [f ]
FOX:  American Idol, Breaking In
ION:  Without A Trace, Without A Trace, Criminal Minds
NBC:  Minute to Win It, Minute to Win It [r], L&O: SVU
PBS:   Secrets of the Dead [r], Nova,
TELE: Aurora, Los Herederos del Monte, La Reina del Sur
UNIV: Teresa, Triunfo del Amor

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