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08.26.09

Good morning. It’s Wednesday, August 26, 2009, and this is your first early morning briefing.  And as always, if you prefer to watch this morning’s news instead of reading it, click here.  

Tonight’s Premieres:
Sundance Channel: Brick City at 9p
ABC: Crash Course at 902p

Tonight’s Finale:
TNT: Leverage at 9p

~ MORE GOOD STUFF  ~

After much speculation on her next on-air project, Paula Abdul was tapped by VH1 to host the live concert program, VH1 Divas. Female artists scheduled to perform during the live telecast on September 17 at 9p include Jordin Sparks, Adele, Kelly Clarkson, Leona Lewis and Miley Cyrus. The event will feature the artists performing together at the Brooklyn Academy of Music Howard Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, NY as well as other presenters and special guests. Similar to previous specials, this VH1 Divas will raise money for the non-profit organization, VH1 Save The Music Foundation whose mission is to restore instrumental music education in American public schools and stressing the importance of music as part of a child’s education.

HBO brings back its comedy Curb Your Enthusiasm for a seventh season starting September 20 at 9p followed by the network’s new comedy series Bored to Death. Curb Your Enthusiasm is executive produced and headlined by Larry David (Seinfeld co-creator) playing himself along with other real-life celebrities playing themselves with episodes improvised by the actors. Special guest stars this season include Ted Danson, Bob Einstein, Vivica A. Fox, Richard Lewis, Rosie O’Donnell among others plus the cast of Seinfeld: Jerry Seinfeld, Jason Alexander, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Michael Richards.

Recent Premiere/Finale Episode Results:

  • Last Thursday at 9p, Investigation Discovery (ID) attracted 227,000 A25-54 viewers and 419,000 total viewers for its season premiere of Deadly Women.
  • Animal Planet’s second season finale of Whale Wars last Friday at 9p delivered 807,000 A25-54 viewers, 375,000 W25-54 and 432,000 M25-54 viewers.
  • Bravo’s The Rachel Zoe Project made its second season debut on Monday at 10p posting a +27% gain in A18-49 viewers at 516,000 in addition to 685,000 total viewers.
  • Also on Monday, ABC Family aired the mid-season finale of Make It or Break It at 9p, tallying 749,000 and a 1.1 rating among A18-34 and 1.1 million and a 0.8 rating among A18-49. The episode also delivered 2.4 million total viewers.

Outcast (formerly Fuelcast), the digital media company reaching consumers as they fuel up their vehicles, made new content deals with CBS, CNET and HGTV. Currently with its joint venture with PumpTop TV, Outcast reaches more than 20 million consumers monthly through 12,600 hi-def large screens across 15 markets.

This Labor Day Weekend, Spike TV will air the 10-part miniseries Band of Brothers in primetime beginning September 5 from 7p-11p; on September 6 from 7p-1130p; and concluding on September 7 from 6p-12a. The award-winning World War II series was originally produced for HBO and executive produced by Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks.

As part of its recent upfront strategy, National Geographic Channel took DNA samples from more than 600 advertising professionals working at top agencies in the US including Starcom, MediaEdge, Zenith and OMD. The promotion was also tied to the network’s upcoming special, The Human Family Tree debuting this Sunday at 9p, where 200 random neighbors living in Queens, NY had their DNA tested through the Genographic Project, a five-year research study examining the ancient migration routes of all humanity. Among the results from the advertising pros, we learn 9% of the women shared an ancestor with Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert while 40% of the men shared an ancestor with U2’s Bono.

The CW Network, Alloy Media + Marketing and the American Red Cross are teaming to host blood drives in 230+ high schools and college campuses nationwide to help save lives as well as to promote the series premiere of The Vampire Diaries. The “Starve a Vampire. Donate Blood.” campaign began this week and will carry on for five weeks, encouraging young people to donate blood through the American Red Cross. At each school blood drive, specially branded The Vampire Diaries materials will be one hand as well as themed refreshment stands and footage from the show playing on TV monitors. Every student participating will receive branded promotional items. The Vampire Diaries premieres on The CW September 10 at 8p.

CMT renewed the singing competition show The Singing Bee for a second season with double the number of episodes over this season. Twenty new episodes will premiere in January 2010 with Melissa Peterman also returning as host. Production starts in November from The Gurin Company and JUMA Entertainment.

A new documentary film from RJ Cutler, The September Issue, about Anna Wintour and Vogue magazine, opens in theatres this Friday and nationwide on September 11th.  I know you’re thinking we don’t usually report on documentaries, and even less often on films, but this is particularly noteworthy because this is RJ’s first foray into a theatrical film.  His extensive background in television production for the past decade (30 Days, Freshman Diaries, American Candidate, The War Room, Black. White., Flip That House and numerous others) has lead him to producing this film.  Go see it – if it’s anywhere as good as some of his television series, you’ll be glad you did. 

Broadcast Evening News Weekly Average Ratings (week of August 17, 2009)
NBC: 7.38 million total viewers; 1.7/7 and 2.10 million A25-54
ABC: 7.04 million total viewers; 1.6/6 and 1.93 million A25-54
CBS: 5.34 million total viewers; 1.2/5 and 1.53 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI

Hear ye, hear ye … it’s the fifth annual Tim Nesvig Fellowship and Research Fund raffle. You remember this one — if you’re holding the winning raffle ticket, check out what you win:

2 tickets – 2010 Super Bowl
2 tickets – 2010 Rose Bowl
2 tickets – 2009 World Series (American or National park)
2 tickets – BCS National Championship Game
2 tickets – Daytona 500
2 tickets – NCAA Basketball Final 4
2 tickets – Indianapolis 500
2 tickets – The NBA Finals.
2 tickets – MLB All Star Game

That’s right, two tickets to every single one of those events! Holy smokes! And the money all goes to the Tim Nesvig Fellowship. Can’t beat that. Here’s how it works – raffle tickets are $100 each, drawing to be held on October 13 at Westchester Country Club (winner need not be present). If you’re interested, raffle tickets are available to purchase by calling the tournament hotline at 213 241-7111 or emailing Julie Filkoff at
. The raffle tickets themselves are limited, so no dawdling. Also, when you call, ask about the 2009 City of Hope Golf Classic benefiting the Tim Nesvig Fellowship and Research Fund being held 10/13/09 at the Westchester Country Club in NY. They’re looking for foursomes, sponsors, dinner ticket buyers and auction items! Good luck!


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~  PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT  ~

RDF USA is working on America’s first interactive animated series called Sleuths. RDF is partnering with new-media company Artificial Life to create a television series where viewers can interact by using customized avatars with the onscreen live telecast. The technology, called MoPA-TV, for mobile-participation television is popular in Japan and Europe.

After the news broke last week, A&E Network said it has approved a reality series featuring Michael Jackson’s brothers. Jackson Family Dynasty (wt) will debut yet this year and the first episode will be A&E’s original one-hour documentary, taped prior to Michael’s death. The series, produced by Point 7 Entertainment with executive producer Jodi Gomes, will depict the present-day lives of the Jackson brothers and document how they are coping with Michael’s passing.

FX okayed a 60m basketball-themed drama from executive producer Don Cheadle called March to Madness. The plot, told through the eyes of an idealistic coach, is about a corrupt college basketball program that cheats its way into the NCAA basketball tourney. Joel Silverman is set to write; Pete Segal will direct. Also involved in the project are former basketball coach Dave Miller and Segal’s producing partner, Michael Ewing.

Ranchmark, Inc., headed by producer Robert L. Lewis (Showtime’s Dexter) has the answer for producers to avoid using the fake and distracting “555” telephone number in television series or feature films. Ranchmark’s new service called “We’ve Got Your Number” is acquiring real phone numbers across the US in every city. For more information on this service, visit www.wevegotyournumber.tv .

~ ELSEWHERE IN CYNOPSIS ~

CYNOPSIS DIGITAL – TODAY’S TOP STORY :    In a move that producers of one-hit wonders have been waiting patiently for, YouTube announced it is opening up its Partnership monetization program to amateur creators who hit it big on the site with one-off viral videos. Until now, YouTube only sold ads for clips produced by well-followed members its ad-partner program. “To determine whether a particular video is eligible for monetization, we look at factors like the number of views, the video’s virility and compliance with the YouTube Terms of Service,” explained Product Manager Shenaz Zack on the company’s blog. “If your video is eligible for monetization, you will receive an email and see an “Enable Revenue Sharing” message next to your video on the watch page, as well as in other places in your account.”   Full edition: CYN DIGITAL.    

CYNOPSIS KIDS – TODAY’S TOP STORY:  CBBC orders up another new series with Junior MasterChef (13×60).  Based on Shine Entertainment‘s MasterChef, the kid version of the British cooking competition series will also be produced by Shine and is set to air on CBBC in winter 2009/10.  CBBC decided to pick up Junior MasterChef based on the success of the special Children in Need episode.  The 13-part series will include eight heats, during which the kids will be asked to cook a two course meal, followed by two quarter-finals, two semis and a final cook-off.  The producers are looking for K9-12 with a passion for cooking to take part in Junior MasterChef, so if that describes someone you know go to www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc or www.masterchef.tv for more information … applications are due by September 30. Full edition: CYN KIDS.    

~ RATINGS ~

Top Ten Basic Cable Ad Supported Network Rankings among A18-49 for the week of: 8/17-8/23/09
Primetime    (000)        Total Pgm Day      (000)
USA                1284        USA                         622
ESPN              1265        NAN*                        618
TNT                 957         ADSM*                     614
TBSC               913         TBSC                        572
LIF                  725         TNT                          571
AEN                 704         ESPN                       550
NAN                 644         NICK                       550
FX                   638         LIF                           401
SYFY                621         FX                           388
FAM                 619         DISC                       361
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total U.S. Television Universe of 114,500,000 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: 8/17-8/23/09      
Primetime    (000)      Total Pgm Day            (000)
USA               3417       NICK                            2168
ESPN             2586       USA                              1536
TNT               2513       NAN*                            1509
FOXN             2264       TNT                              1253
NAN               1909       FOXN                            1204
TBSC             1610       ADSM*                          1139
LIF                 1582       TOON                           1087
AEN               1447       ESPN                              996
HGTV             1400       TBSC                              938
FAM               1359       LIF                                 794
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total U.S. Television Universe of 114,500,000 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: 8/17-8/23/09
USA      WWE Entertainment 10p                                  2791
ESPN     NASCAR Sprint Cup                                         2455
ESPN     Panthers/Giants                                              2434
LIF        Project Runway                                               2412
USA      WWE Entertainment 9p                                    2375
ESPN     Yankees/Red Sox                                            2215
USA      Royal Pains                                                     2180
TNT      The Closer                                                      2089
BRAV    The Real Housewives of Atlanta                        1994
ADSM   Family Guy 8/18 1130p                                    1825
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total U.S. Television
Universe of 114,500,000 homes

Top 10 Broadcast Programs among A18-49 rating/share and (000) for the week of 8/17-8/23/09
FOX    Hell’s Kitchen                                              3.5/12        4,550
NBC    America’s Got Talent  TUE                          3.1/9          4,050
CBS    Big Brother 11 – TUE                                    3.0/9          3,940
CBS    The Big Bang Theory                                    2.7/7         3,540
NBC    America’s Got Talent  WED 9P                     2.6/7         3,380
CBS    Big Brother 11 – SUN                                    2.6/8         3,470
CBS    Two and a Half Men                                      2.5/7          3,330
FOX    Family Guy                                                  2.4/7          3,220
FOX    NFL on FOX Preseason 1                               2.4/8          3,230
FOX    NFL on FOX Preseason 2                               2.3/8          2,980
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Saturday A18-49 Analysis: True to form, FOX won Saturday night with a 1.5/5 A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen Media Research. At 8p, FOX’s back-to-back Cops episodes came in first at 1.4/5 followed by UNIV’s weekly Sabado Gigante at 0.7/3. FOX held firm through 9p with AMW: America Fights Back at 1.6/5 while ABC’s movie and CBS’ 48 Hours Mystery repeat tied for second place at 1.0/4 each. At 10p, ABC’s movie and NBC’s Law & Order: SVU encore both shared first place at 1.0/4 with CBS’ second 48 Hours Mystery rerun trailing by a skosh at 1.0/3.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, August 22, 2009 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.


CBS: 2.6/5         Crimetime Saturday [r] 2.0/4, 48 Hours Mystery [r] 2.6/5, 48 Hours Mystery [r] 3.2/6


FOX: 2.4/5           Cops [r] 2.1/4, Cops 2 [r] 2.3/5, AMW: America Fights Back 2.6/5


NBC: 2.3/5          Law & Order: CI [r] 1.8/4, Law & Order [r] 2.3/4, Law & Order: SVU [r] 2.8/5


ABC: 1.9/4         According to Jim [r] 1.2/3, ABC Saturday Movie of the Week: War of the Worlds [r] 2.0/4


UNIV: 1.2/2         Sabado Gigante 1.2/2


MNT: 0.9/2          My Saturday Night Movie: Ghost in the Machine [r] 0.9/2


ION: 0.3/1          Saturday 9PM Movie: Unlawful Entry [r] 0.3/1


TELE: 0.3/1         Futbol Estelar: Tigres vs. Monterrey 0.2/0, Futbol Estelar II: Atlante vs. Chivas 0.4/1


A18-49: FOX 1.5/5, CBS 0.9/3, ABC 0.8/3, NBC 0.7/3, UNIV 0.7/3, MNT 0.5/2, TELE 0.3/1, ION 0.1/0


Sunday  A18-49 Analysis: FOX closed out the weekend a winner Sunday with the A18-49 demo at 1.8/5, according to final national ratings from Nielsen Media Research. ABC’s America’s Funniest Home Videos repeat took the 7p hour with a 1.7/6 followed by CBS’ 60 Minutes at 1.2/4. CBS was first during 8p with Big Brother 11 at 2.6/8 with FOX next at 2.1/6, the average of double The Simpsons reruns. During 9p, FOX was #1 with repeat comedies Family Guy and American Dad averaging a 2.2/6 while ABC’s Shark Tank and NBC’s Miss Universe Pageant special tied for #2 at 1.8/5 each. At 10p, NBC was ushered into first place with Miss Universe at 2.4/7 and the CBS Cold Case encore trailed in second place at 1.1/3. 

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Sunday, August 23, 2009  time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.


CBS: 3.7/7        60 Minutes 5.1/10, Big Brother 11 4.3/8, There Goes the Neighborhood 2.1/4, Cold Case [r] 3.3/6


ABC: 3.4/6         America’s Funniest Home Videos [r] 3.9/8, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? 4.7/8, Shark Tank 3.3/5, Defying Gravity 1.7/3


NBC: 3.0/5        Merlin 1.9/4, Merlin 2.3/4, Miss Universe Pageant 3.8/7


FOX: 2.2/4        ‘Til Death [r] 1.4/3, American Dad [r] 1.4/3, The Simpsons [r] 2.3/4, The Simpsons [r] 2.6/4, Family Guy [r] 2.9/5, American Dad [r] 2.3/4


CW: 0.8/1         Reaper 0.5/1, The CW Sunday Movie: The Silence of the Lambs 0.8/1


TELE: 0.8/1      12 Corazones 0.3/1, Camino a La Corona 0.7/1, Miss Universo 2009 1.0/2


UNIV: 0.8/1      Hora Pico 0.8/2, Hazme Reir Millonario 0.8/1, Quien Tiene Razon? 0.8/1


ION: 0.4/1       Sunday 7PM Movie: Tango & Cash [r] 0.4/1, Sunday Night Movie: Tango & Cash [r] 0.4/1


A18-49: FOX 1.8/5, NBC 1.5/5, CBS 1.5/4, ABC 1.4/4, UNIV 0.6/2, TELE 0.5/2, CW 0.5/1, ION 0.2/1


Monday  A18-49 Analysis: CBS won with wall-to-wall repeats Monday night at 2.3/7 A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen Media Research. CBS dominated throughout primetime starting with a double dose of How I Met Your Mother reruns at 8p averaging a 2.1/7 followed by FOX’s House rerun at 1.6/5. At 9p, CBS’ Two and a Half Men and The Big Bang Theory together averaged a top-rated 2.9/8 while UNIV’s Manana Es Para Siempre came next at 2.0/6. Even with a repeat episode, CBS’ CSI: Miami won the 10p hour with a 1.9/5 followed by NBC’s Dateline at 1.5/4.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Monday, August 24, 2009 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.


CBS: 4.7/8        How I Met Your Mother [r] 3.4/6, How I Met Your Mother [r] 3.6/6, Two and a Half Men [r] 6.2/10, The Big Bang Theory [r] 5.5/9, CSI: Miami [r] 4.8/8


NBC: 3.3/6        Great American Road Trip 2.8/5, Law & Order: CI 2.9/5, Dateline NBC 4.3/7


FOX: 2.8/5         House [r] 3.0/5, Lie To Me [r] 2.6/4


ABC: 2.4/4         Dating in the Dark [r] 2.1/4, Dating in the Dark 2.8/5, Castle [r] 2.3/4


UNIV: 2.0/3       En Nombre Del Amor 1.9/3, Manana Es Para Siempre 2.5/4, Cristina 1.7/3


MNT: 0.8/1         Twilight Zone [r] 0.7/1, Twilight Zone 2 [r] 0.8/1, Magic’s Biggest Secrets Revealed [r] 0.8/1


CW: 0.5/1         One Tree Hill [r] 0.6/1, Gossip Girl [r] 0.5/1


TELE: 0.5/1       Mas Sabe El Diablo 0.5/1, Ninos Ricos 0.5/1, Victorinos 0.5/1


ION: 0.4/1        Ghost Whisperer 0.5/1, Monday Night Movie: End of Days 0.4/1


A18-49: CBS 2.3/7, UNIV 1.6/5, FOX 1.5/4, ABC 1.3/4, NBC 1.2/4, MNT 0.4/1, TELE 0.4/1, CW 0.3/1, ION 0.2/1


~ EXECUTIVE MOVES ~

HBO Entertainment promoted Casey Bloys to SVP/Comedy Series and Jocelyn Diaz was recruited as VP/Drama Series. Casey will manage the development and production of all 30m scripted comedy series for HBO. He has been involved with the newer comedy Hung as well as the upcoming comedy Bored to Death. Jocelyn will be in charge of development and production of drama series for the network, joining from ABC Television where she served as VP/Primetime Drama Series and Development.

Wendy McMahon takes on a new position at KABC/Los Angeles (ABC7) as VP/Creative Services and Programming starting in early September. Wendy joins from WBZ-WSBK/Boston where she was Director/Creative Services.

Starz Entertainment elevated Kelly Bumann to the new role of SVP/Consumer Marketing. Previously, Kelly was VP/Brand Strategy and Marketing Communications, joining the company in 2003. In addition, Michelle Parker was upped to SVP/Business, Legal Affairs, Distribution. Since 2008, Michelle served as VP/Business and Legal Affairs, Distribution.


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FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: EDITORIAL INTERN/NYC: Need hard-working, web-savvy college student for assisting in the execution of online editorial initiatives for TVGuide.com. Good writing & comm skills a must. Res:
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FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY: ORIGINAL MEDIA SEEKS INTERN internship is 3-4 days/wk 10AM-6PM. Involves working on prod of our shows & in the office. Duties include: running day-to-day operations in office & aspects of post-prod.
(9/1)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY:   Fall Graphic Intern-Los Angeles- Live TV-on air graphics & projects-Intermediate level- Adobe Creative Suite 3 or 4-Illustrator, Photoshop & After Effects-Unpaid/College Credit. 
(8/28)
 
FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY:   Video news website is looking for interns.  This is great opportunity to be involved in a new start up that is launching in the fall of 2009.  Email Fred:
  (8/28)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY:   Live daily talk show seeking fall 09 interns. Positions available and wanted for all departments. Script, control room, audience, talent, production mgmt & more.
(8/27)  

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY:   TV RESEARCH/Warner Bros.TV/Burbank, CA:  Monitor Nielsen broadcast schedules,Prog. test scores;Attend focus groups,prep questionnaires/PC/Resumes:
   include “NENT/113987BR” in subject (8/27)

FALL INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY:  GRAPHIC INTERN/Los Angeles:  Live TV-on air graphics & projects-Intermediate level- Adobe Creative Suite 3 or 4-Illustrator, Photoshop & After Effects-Unpaid/College
(8/27)

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

SITUATION WANTED: SCRIPT EDITOR/DEV CONSULTANT for kids programming. US & UK/EU cred, creative and network experienced. Oversee creative for TV & related media plus outreach materials.
(9/3)

SITUATION WANTED: Seeking a MARKETING MANAGER position in Long Island, NY. Strengths include Marketing collateral creation, development of marketing plans, media relations, trade show management etc. email
(9/1)

SITUATION WANTED: 20+ yrs. experience in TV Broadcasting & Cable ACCOUNTING/FINANCE. Seeking FT/PT or Temp-to-Perm position: immediate start. Please contact
(9/1)

SITUATION WANTED:  DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT/NY: Idealist looking for home in dvlpmnt as an assistant. Currently seeking opportunities with growth potential. Eager and driven to learn as I work.
   (8/29)

SITUATION WANTED:  MARKETING MANAGER/DIRECTOR/LA: Marketing Manager/Director in LA with home video, television and film experience. Email:
  for resume. (8/29)

SITUATION WANTED:  MEDIA/MARKETING MANAGER/LA: 4+ years experience in media planning/buying, account management, online marketing. Familiar with brdcst & interactive media markets. Hardworking, dependable, diligent.
  (8/28)

SITUATION WANTED:  ONLINE AD SALES/ BOSTON: Results oriented leader with a proven record of surpassing sales quotas and increasing profits looking for an Account Executive position. 7+ years exp.
   (8/28)

SITUATION WANTED: 9 time Emmy winning CREATIVE PRODUCER-based in Atlanta seeking freelance jobs. Great with clients. 15yrs experience in promotional / creative TV.
/ website: www.pack30productions.com  (8/28)

SITUATION WANTED: PROJECT/CLIENT SERVICE MGR/NYC: Temp or FT. Several yrs cable on-air promo, new media & client serv/online ad ops exp.
(8/27)

E-mail
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
for specs.


WHAT’S ON TONIGHT –  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26, 2009


ABC:  Wipeout, Crash Course [p ], Primetime: Crime
AZTECA: Laura de Todos, Lo Que Callamos Las Mujeres Edicion Especial, Al Extremo
CBS: New Adventures of Old Christine [r], Gary Unmarried [r], Criminal Minds [r], CSI: NY [r]
CW:  America’s Next Top Model [r], America’s Next Top Model [r]
FOX: Bones [r], Bones [r]
ION:  Movie: Assassins
MNT: World’s Funniest Moments [r], Magic’s Biggest Secrets Finally Revealed [r]
NBC:  America’s Got Talent, America’s Got Talent, L&O: SVU [r]
PBS:  Great Performances, PBS Preview, Wide Angle
TELE: Mas Sabe el Diablo, Ninos Ricos Padres Pobres, Victorinos
UNIV: En Nombre del Amor, Manana es para Siempre, Don Francisco Presenta

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