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  • More P18-49 than TBS (+27%) & More P25-54 than TNT (+39%)
  • Top 3 Scripted Originals: Burn Notice, White Collar and Psych

    • Tops FX’s Justified (+18%) P18-49 & TNT’s Leverage (+8%) P25-54
  • 3 of the Top 5 Acquired Series: NCIS, Law & Order: SVU and House
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SOURCE:Nielsen Media Research. Click here for the full source data.


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BBC America: Peep Show at 9p; That Mitchell and Webb Look at 930p
DIY Network: Desperate Landscapes at 10p
Investigation Discovery: Paradise Lost at 10p
MTV: The Challenge: Fresh Meat II at 10p
Bravo: Top Chef Masters at 11p
Tonight’s Finales:
Bravo: Shear Genius at 10p
SOAPnet: Being Erica at 10p



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CBS Sports’ coverage of the 2010 NCAA Men’s Basketball National Championship game on Monday from 915-1141p, tallied 48.1 million total viewers tuning into all or part of the game between Duke and Butler. This marks the highest number of viewers tuning into all or part of an NCAA Championship game in 13 years since Arizona took on Kentucky in 1997 with 50.0 million watching.

TV Land detailed the premiere dates of its new and returning original series this summer: How’d You Get So Rich? hosted by Joan Rivers debuts May 5 at 10p with six episodes; new scripted series Hot In Cleveland premieres June 16 at 10p with 10 episodes; and competition series She’s Got the Look opens a new season August 25 at 10p with six episodes.

On Sunday evening, BET drew in 1.1 million total viewers for the season three premiere of Sunday Best at 8p and following at 9p, the half-hour finale of The Family Crews delivered 1.2 million total viewers.

Monday’s fifth season opener of Oxygen’s Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood averaged 554,000 A18-49 viewers; 436,000 W18-49 viewers; as well as 816,000 total viewers.

HISTORY’s first season of American Pickers concluded on Monday with two back-to-back episodes attracting 1.8 million A18-49 viewers at 9p and another 1.9 million A18-49 viewers at 930p. Both episodes also tallied 3.5 million total viewers at 9p and 3.7 million total viewers for the second episode at 930p. Overall, the first season averaged 1.8 million A18-49 and 3.8 million total viewers.

Broadcast Evening News Weekly Average Ratings (week of March 29, 2010)
NBC: 7.75 million total viewers; 1.8/8 and 2.26 million A25-54
ABC: 7.07 million total viewers; 1.5/7 and 1.89 million A25-54
CBS: 5.16 million total viewers; 1.3/6 and 1.56 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI


At Oxygen’s Upfront breakfast presentation yesterday morning in New York, described as “bagel meets bling,” Oxygen Media introduces four new original series as well as the approval of two new pilots. This represents an increase of +35% in programming for 2010 compared to the previous year.

New series pick-ups for Oxygen:

  • Jersey Couture – Reality docu-series focuses on the Scalis family, owners of the glamorous formal-wear shop, Diane & Co. in New Jersey. And just wait until you meet Mama! Produced by Magilla Entertainment; series premieres June 1 at 10p.
  • Hair Battle Spectacular – Brooke Burns hosts this new competition series where 10 top American stylists battle against each other showcasing the best in fantasy hair design. Produced by 3 Ball Productions.
  • House of Glam – Docu-series follows the stylists working at the B Lynn Group, a top image agency in the entertainment industry. Left/Right Inc. and The Foundry Media Group are producing.
  • The Russell Simmons Project (wt) – Series follows the women behind media mogul and philanthropist, Russell Simmons who run his personal and professional life. The project was developed and executive produced by Simmons Lathan Media Group and Picture This Television.

Oxygen has approved two pilots in production:

  • Who Wears It Best – First-ever fashion game show, hosted by Lala Vazquez, where six women will be selected from a studio audience to compete in a series of fashion challenges to win a $5,000 shopping spree. World of Wonder developed and produced the project.
  • Tori and Dean: Weddings (wt) – Tori and Dean will plan one couple’s wedding event, taking it from average to fabulous. Tori will work with the bride on event details while Dean helps the groom navigate and the ins and outs of the nuptials. World of Wonder is producing with Life in the Bowl Productions. Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott are executive producing along with Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato with World of Wonder.

Other Oxygen returning series:

  • Dance Your Ass Off – Season two premieres June 7 at 11p and then lands in its regular time slot of Mondays at 10p starting June 14. Magical Elves produces the weight loss/dance competition series.
  • BGC Miami – Bad Girls Club is back for a fifth season moving to Miami. Produced by Bunim-Murray Productions.

Additional Oxygen projects in development:

  • Bachelorette Party (wt) – Series will go inside a company based in Las Vegas specializing in high-end bachelorette parties.  The project was developed by Gavin Polone of Pariah Entertainment and PB&J Television.
  • Make Me Under (wt) – Unique make-over series will encourage young women to stop using too much make-up and hair processing chemicals in order to find their natural beauty. Endemol USA is producing.

ABC made an affiliation deal with Lockwood Broadcast Group to have an ABC affiliate in the Sherman, TX-Ada, OK market on digital channel, KTEN. Furthermore, the deal includes ABC Texoma producing local news coverage for the marketing. The new ABC affiliate will launch next month.


Discovery Channel announced a three-way, multi-year partnership involving Wild Horizons, Ltd. and Keith Scholey, the former head of the BBC’s Natural History Unit, to produce the docu-series Wild Planet: North America. The seven-part docu-series will showcase amazing natural elements found on the North American continent such as Canada’s polar ice caps to Mexico’s subtropics and all the diverse habitats and wildlife in between. Hi-def cameras will be positioned on top of gigantic sequoias and also inside Carlsbad Cavern and high-speed cameras will be deployed to move and fly with animals. Wild Planet: North America is produced by Wild Horizons, Ltd. for Discovery Channel. Keith Scholey will serve as executive producer along with Paul Gasek for the network. Discovery Enterprises International is handling pre-sales at this year’s MIPTV.

AMC tapped Andrew Lincoln as the lead for its upcoming zombie thriller series The Walking Dead. Lincoln’s character, Rick Grimes is a small-town cop who heads a group of survivors against a world filled with zombies. Production on The Walking Dead begins this June in Atlanta. The series, with six episodes, is slated to premiere in October as part of AMC’s movie franchise, Fearfest.

Maura Tierney will reprise her role as Kelly McPhee in FX’s Rescue Me, reports TV Tierney, who had left Rescue Me after the show’s fifth season ended, landed a role in NBC’s series Parenthood but had to bow out before production started due to her breast cancer treatment schedule. According to her publicist, Tierney has finished her cancer treatments and is doing well. Tierney has begun filming on the set of Rescue Me though due to both seasons six and seven being shot back-to-back, her character won’t appear on the show until season 7 airs in 2011. The sixth season of Rescue Me premieres in late June on FX.

Veteran TV actress, Sharon Lawrence will next appear on CBS’ comedy pilot Hitched from Josh Schwartz, per THR. Lawrence will play the well-meaning though nosy mother of Rachel, one half of a newlywed couple dealing with their family and friends.

ABC ordered a new game show titled Downfall from Fremantle Media North America. The show’s twist will have contestants answering trivia questions on top of a skyscraper in a major city and trying to win $1 million in cash and prizes. The losing players will see their winnings go off the side of the building. ABC plans on premiering Downfall this summer. Chris Ahern and Graham Shaw will serve as supervising producers.

Professional criminal profiler and expert witness, Mark SaFarik made a deal with NBC’s Peacock Productions for a future docu-series now in development. SaFarik was a senior member of the FBI’s exclusive Behavioral Analysis Unit with a significant career spanning more than 30 years with 23 years in the FBI. He has made appearances on a number of television shows and networks such as Dateline, Forensic Files and is currently an analyst on the MSNBC series Criminal Mindscape as he interviews serial killers.


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Top Ten Basic Cable Ad Supported Network Rankings among A18-49 for the week of: 3/29-4/4/10
Primetime    (000)        Total Pgm Day      (000)
USA               1269         ADSM*                     698
TBSC               991         NAN*                       664
HIST               717          USA                         617
TNT                 697          NICK                       569
FX                   630         TBSC                        553
DISC               628         TNT                          540
ESPN               599         ESPN                        400
AEN                 593         FX                            375
CMDY              581         HIST                         372
FOOD              539         DISC                         360
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data. All ratings based on Total U.S. Television Universe of 114,900,000 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: 3/29-4/4/10       
Primetime    (000)      Total Pgm Day            (000)
USA               3143       NICK                             2164
FOXN             1963       NAN*                            1666
NAN               1696       USA                              1382
TBSC              1645      ADSM*                          1267
HIST              1633       TNT                              1149
TNT               1599       FOXN                             1081
ESPN             1526       TOON                            1055
AEN               1301       TBSC                              897
DISC             1252       ESPN                               778
TOON            1248       HIST                               768
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total U.S. Television Universe of 114,900,000 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: 3/29-4/4/10
USA      WWE Entertainment 10p                                      3045
USA      WWE Entertainment 9p                                        2623
HIST     Pawn Stars                                                         2590
CMDY    South Park                                                         2207
ADSM    Family Guy 3/30 1130p                                       2100
HIST     American Pickers                                                 2016
ADSM    Family Guy 3/31 1130p                                       1933
TBSC     Family Guy 3/29 10p                                          1879
ADSM    Family Guy 3/29 11p                                          1872
ADSM    Family Guy 3/30 11p                                          1843
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total U.S. Television
Universe of 114,900,000 homes

Top 10 Broadcast Programs among A18-49 rating/share and (000) for the week of 3/29-4/4/10
FOX    American Idol  Tuesday                              7.7/21    10093
FOX    American Idol  Wednesday                          6.7/19     8764
ABC    Dancing with the Stars                                 5.6/16      7414
CBS   NCAA Basketball Championship 4/3                4.7/16      6202
CBS   NCAA Basketball Bridge Show 4/3                  4.2/16      5504
ABC    Lost                                                            4.1/11      5442
CBS    Undercover Boss                                          4.0/11      5200
ABC    Modern Family                                             3.9/11      5190
CBS    Two and a Half Men                                      3.8/10     5012
ABC    Castle                                                         3.5/10      4588
CBS    Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains                         3.5/13      4670
ABC    Grey’s Anatomy                                           3.5/11      4630
CBS    The Big Bang Theory                                    3.5/9        4640
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Saturday A18-49 Analysis: CBS scored significantly higher than the competition Saturday night at 4.8/18 A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen. At 8p, CBS won with the end of the Butler vs. Michigan State game and the NCAA Basketball Bridge show averaging a 4.7/18 followed by FOX’s Cops repeats averaging a 1.3/5. CBS remained in the lead with 4.7/17 during 9p for the WVA vs. Duke NCAA Championship game while ABC’s movie special and FOX’s AMW: America Fights Back tied for #2 at 1.5/5 each. CBS ticked up a notch to a winning 4.8/16 through 10p while The Ten Commandments on ABC finished in second at 1.8/6.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, April 3, 2010 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD

CBS: 9.6/18           NCAA Basketball Championships: Butler vs. Michigan State 8.6/19 [7p-830p], NCAA Basketball Bridge 8.1/16, NCAA Basketball Championship: West Virginia vs. Duke 9.2/17

ABC: 3.8/7             ABC Special Presentation: The Ten Commandments [7p start] 3.6/7

FOX: 2.8/5            Cops [r] 2.3/5 Cops 2 [r] 2.9/6, AMW: America Fights Back 3.0/6

NBC: 2.6/5             Parenthood [r] 1.5/3, Law and Order [r] 2.8/5, Law & Order: SVU [r] 3.4/6

UNIV: 1.2/2           Sabado Gigante 1.2/2

ION: 0.3/1             Saturday 7PM Movie: Twisted 0.3/1, The Guard 0.3/0, The Guard 0.3/0

TELE: 0.3/1            Futbol Estelar: Monterrey vs. Unam 0.3/1, Cine de Impacto II: Doom 0.3/0

A18-49: CBS 4.8/18, ABC 1.5/5, FOX 1.4/5, NBC 0.9/3, UNIV 0.7/3, TELE 0.2/1, ION 0.1/0

Sunday  A18-49 Analysis: CBS hopped into first place Sunday night with a 2.6/8 among A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen. Starting out, ABC’s America’s Funniest Home Videos encore and CBS’ 60 Minutes shared #1 at 1.4/5 each while NBC’s Dateline came next at 0.9/3. In the 8p hour, CBS’ Amazing Race finished first with 2.8/8 and ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition was next with 2.0/6. CBS’ Undercover Boss was in charge during 9p with 4.0/11 and ABC’s Extreme Makeover remained solid in second place with 2.7/7. Then at 10p, NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice surged to a winning 3.1/9 while CBS’ Cold Case followed in second with 2.3/6.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Sunday, April 4, 2010 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.

CBS: 6.1/11       60 Minutes 5.5/12, The Amazing Race 5.2/9, Undercover Boss 7.5/12, Cold Case 6.3/11

ABC: 3.7/7          America’s Funniest Home Videos [r] 3.2/7, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition 4.8/8, Brothers & Sisters [r] 2.6/5

NBC: 3.6/6          Dateline 2.5/5, Minute To Win It 3.1/5, The Celebrity Apprentice 4.3/7

FOX: 1.8/3           ‘Til Death 0.9/2, ‘Til Death 1.1/2, The Simpsons [r] 2.0/4, The Cleveland Show [r] 2.2/4, Family Guy [r] 2.7/4, Sons of Tucson 1.9/3

UNIV: 1.2/2         Hora Pico 0.8/2, Nuestra Belleza 1.4/2, Imagenes de Impacto 1.3/2

TELE: 1.0/2         Antesala 0.5/1, Futbol Estelar: Chivas vs. America 1.3/2

ION: 0.4/1          Sunday 7PM Movie: Daredevil [r] 0.4/1, Shark 9PM 0.5/1, Shark 10PM 0.5/1

A18-49: CBS 2.6/8, NBC 2.1/6, ABC 1.7/5, FOX 1.3/4, TELE 1.1/3, UNIV 0.8/3, ION 0.2/1

Monday  A18-49 Analysis: CBS was the champ Monday night with A18-49 viewers at 5.4/15, according to final national ratings from Nielsen. ABC’s Dancing with the Stars waltzed into the winner’s circle at 8p with 4.7/14 with CBS’ comedies The Big Bang Theory and Rules of Engagement averaging a second place with 2.4/7. ABC stayed on the beat winning the 9p hour with more Dancing with the Stars at 5.4/14 while CBS’ Prelude to a Championship special and the start of the Butler vs. Duke game averaged a 5.3/15 in #2. CBS swished into first place at 10p with the NCAA Championship game at 8.0/22 with ABC’s Castle next at 2.9/8.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Monday, April 5, 2010 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.

ABC: 11.5/18      Dancing with the Stars 13.3/21, Castle 7.6/13

CBS: 9.8/16          The Big Bang Theory [r] 4.3/7, Rules of Engagement 4.5/7, Prelude to a Championship 7.7/12, NCAA Basketball Championship: Butler vs. Duke 14.2/23

FOX: 4.5/7           24 4.5/7

NBC: 3.3/5           Chuck 3.3/5, Trauma 3.2/5, Law and Order [r] 3.3/5

UNIV: 1.8/3         Hasta que el Dinero Nos Separe 2.2/4, Corazon Salvaje 1.8/3, Cristina 1.4/2

CW: 1.2/2            Life Unexpected 1.1/2, Gossip Girl 1.2/2

ION: 0.9/1           Ghost Whisperer 0.5/1, Criminal Minds 0.9/1, Criminal Minds 1.2/2

TELE: 0.6/1          El Con 0.6/1, Perro Amor 0.6/1, Donde Esta Elisa 0.8/1

A18-49: CBS 5.4/15, ABC 4.4/12, FOX 2.3/6, NBC 1.6/4, UNIV 1.4/4, CW 0.9/2, TELE 0.6/2, ION 0.4/1


David M. Taghioff becomes COO at Octagon Entertainment for the sports and entertainment marketing agency’s Athletes & Personalities Division. David will work closely with John Ferriter, Managing Director in Los Angeles to head the entertainment team involved with entertainment content across all genres, categories and platforms. David will also work to leverage Octagon’s position in sports, entertainment, event marketing and in branded content worldwide.

Matt Prohaska was named CEO at Smartclip LLC, charged with increasing the company’s network throughout North American and establishing key partnerships on behalf of the company. Matt joins Smartclip from AOL where he was VP/North America Sales, Account Management.

Ascent Media Group, LLC appointed Maurizio Cimelli as SVP/Europe, Middle East (EMEA), effective immediately. Based in London, Maurizio will manage sales, business development and P&L for content services businesses throughout the UK and EMEA territories. Maurizio will report directly to Tom Kuehle, EVP/Strategic Solutions.

Digitas tapped Dave Nottoli as SVP/Head of Account Planning at the company’s Boston office. Dave will supervise planning for the agency’s clients in this region and will also play a role with new business development. Dave replaces Chris England who transferred to London as Global Strategic Planning Director for Digitas. Dave reports to Heath Rudduck, Executive Creative Director, Digitas.

Jeff Filippi was elevated to SVP/Executive Producer, MSG Networks at MSG Media. Jeff joined MSG Media in 2007 and most recently was VP/Production. He will continue to report to Dan Ronayne, EVP/GM, MSG Networks.


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SUMMER INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY:  GRAPHIC DESIGN/The Met Museum of Art 10 hrs/wk. Scan/silo/proof images on MMA Store site. Must have prof demeanor, attn to detail & able to work ind. Photoshop knwlg a must. Cov ltr/res: [email protected] (4/9)

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: VIDEO EDITOR/NYC: Dedicated & experienced. Solid post-production skills; knowledgeable in Final Cut, Photoshop, DVD Studio Pro. References available. Contact [email protected] (4/14)

SITUATION WANTED: PR MGR/BOSTON: Excellent analytical skills, organizational skills, and a great multi-tasker. 5+ years in broadcast television, PR, marketing, communications, and promotions. Willing to relocate! [email protected] (4/13)

SITUATION WANTED: ART/CREATIVE DIRECTOR (NYC): Concept through completion. Portfolio: Email: [email protected] (4/13)

SITUATION WANTED: RESEARCH DIR/SALES STRATEGIST – 20+ yrs media, Nielsen, Hisp, research, sales, and presentation experience. Email: [email protected] (4/13)

SITUATION WANTED: EIC/LINE PRODUCER with 10+ yrs exp. Variety, Docu-Reality, Game Show, Scripted, Competition/Elimination- Mngd biz of Prod. Co’s. for major TV & cable nets. Looking for next project. [email protected] (4/10)

SITUATION WANTED: 5 PRIME TIME EMMYS/ DOC. PROD, DIR., WRITER in L.A. Credits: National Geo, PBS, Discovery, History CH, TLC and MSNBC. Contact email: [email protected] (4/10)

SITUATION WANTED: MEDIA SALES/MARKETING MANAGER/LA: 15+ years experience in educational, documentary, advertising media sales,product,biz development True Closer!!!!! [email protected] (4/10)

, SITUATION WANTED:  FILM-MAKER  New Media, HD production development. Solid production skills, including camera work, editing, and directing. Feature film, video, and new-media credits. References available. [email protected] (4/9)

SITUATION WANTED:  Dedicated & Experienced ADV. SALES PLANNER. Sales proposals, resolving client discrepancies, quarterly post analysis, special sales service projects, expert computer skills. Contact- [email protected] (4/9)

SITUATION WANTED:  20+ yrs. experience in TV Broadcasting & Cable ACCOUNTING/FINANCE. Seeking FT/PT or Temp-to-Perm position:   [email protected] (4/9)

SITUATION WANTED:  EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT position film/TV (NY) 7 years experience: Interned for a President, Executive Assistant to SVP/VP/film director/celebrity [email protected] (4/9)

E-mail [email protected] or call Trish Pihonak at 203.926.9878 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:   Modern Family[r], The Middle [r], Modern Family [r], Cougar Town [r], Ugly Betty
AZTECA: Laura de Todos, Lo Que Callamos Las Mujeres Edicion Especial, Al Extremo
CBS:   New Adventures of Old Christine, Accidentally on Purpose, Criminal Minds, CSI:NY
CW:   America’s Next Top Model, Fly Girls, High Society
FOX:   Human Target, American Idol
ION:  Ghost Whisperer, Ghost Whisperer, Criminal Minds
NBC:  Minute to Win It, Law & Order: SVU [r], Law & Order: SVU
PBS:   The Buddha, Independent Lens
TELE: El Clon, Perro Amor, Donde Esta Elisa?
UNIV: Hasta que el Dinero Nos Separe, Corazon Salvaje, Don Francisco Presenta

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