Wednesday, December 1st, 2010


Joan’s moving in.  Melissa’s freaking out.

Joan Rivers is moving in with Melissa and her son…and her younger boyfriend, and her Swedish bombshell nanny, and her freeloading surfer friend, and her…

Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?
Premieres on WE tv January 25, Tuesday at 9pm | 8c
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Good morning. It’s Wednesday, December 1, 2010, and this is your first early morning briefing, coming to you from sunny downtown Burbank.  As always, if you prefer to watch this morning’s news instead of reading it, click here

Tonight’s Premieres:
A&E Network: Storage Wars at 10p & 1030p
Bravo: Top Chef All-Stars at 10p
Fuel TV: Thrillbillies at 10p
VH1: Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew at 10p

Tonight’s Finales:
The CW: America’s Next Top Model at 8p
Discovery Channel: Storm Chasers at 10p
FX: Terriers at 10p
Logo: The Arrangement at 10p


Continues to Blow Viewers’ Minds
11/19 Episode: STRONG GROWTH from Year-Ago
A18-49   +42%
A25-54   +52%
M18-49   +111%
M25-54   +146%
TOP-RANKED Time Period
A18-49 (#7), A25-54 (#4), M18-49 (#5), M25-54 (#2)

Source: Nielsen, 11/19/10,11/20//09,10-11pm, program-based dayparts. A18-49, A25-54, M18-49, M25-54 (000). Ranker excludes news & sports programming. Live + same day data.


November 2010 Sweep Results (10/29-11/24/10): CBS ended on top with an average of 2.9/8 among A18-49 while ABC moved into second place a skosh behind CBS at 2.8/8 and FOX was a close third at 2.7/8. NBC was fourth with a 2.5/7 while Univision was fifth and The CW in sixth place. Source: Media Life

Yesterday, Sean McManus, President/CBS News and Sports and David Friedman, Executive Producer of The Early Show announced a shuffle with its entire staff of on-air co-anchors. Beginning January 3, the new co-anchors will be Erica Hill and Chris Wragge in addition to Jeff Glor becoming The Early Show’s news anchor and Marysol Castro joining as the weather anchor. Hill and Wragge have served as co-anchors for the Saturday Edition of The Early Show since 2008 and Hill has also been the news anchor on The Early Show as of January 2010. Furthermore, Wragge has been the substitute anchor on the weekday The Early Show. Glor is familiar as anchor of the Saturday edition of the CBS Evening News and as a National Correspondent reporting on all CBS Newscasts since 2009. Castro most recently was the weather and feature correspondent for ABC News’ weekend edition of Good Morning America since 2004. Current co-anchors Harry Smith, Maggie Rodriguez and weather anchor Dave Price will all remain with the network though take on new roles at CBS News. Smith, in particular, will concentrate more on hard news in a new expanded role and be the primary substitute anchor on The Evening News with Katie Couric, Face the Nation and Sunday Morning in addition to reporting on major news for all CBS News broadcasts. New roles for Rodriguez and Price are being discussed.

ABC slated its new drama Body of Proof headlined by Dana Delany to premiere March 29 at 10p. Body of Proof will replace Detroit 1-8-7 after that drama completes its first season of 18 episodes.

FX will debut its new original drama series about the world of boxing as Lights Out launches on January 11 at 10p with the first of 13 episodes. Then later on January 27, FX premieres a second 13-episode season of its half-hour animated comedy Archer at 10p. Lights Out is produced by Fox Television Studios and FX Productions. Archer is produced by FX Productions in association with Floyd County Productions. FX will also announce the February season two premiere date for drama series Justified later this month.

MTV is bringing back a new season of its series True Life starting December 6 at 10p. True Life tells the challenging stories of several young people as they overcome personal obstacles.

Investigation Discovery firmed up a second season of Chasing Justice with Dan Abrams, the half-hour newsmagazine show highlighting true crime stories. The series opens its new season next March and is produced by Peacock Productions.

PBS bows the 25th season of American Masters on January 12 with the 90-minute film Jeff Bridges: The Dude Abides airing nationally beginning at 8p (check local listings). The film takes a look at Bridges’ acting career spanning nearly 40 years.

Last Thursday at 8p, Discovery Channel and Science Channel simulcast the world premiere of Punkin Chunkin 2010 produced by Sharp Entertainment. The two-hour special posted a 1.35 rating among A25-54 and 4 million gross average total viewers.


NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution has sold Law & Order to local broadcast stations for a fall 2011 weekend syndication launch. This is the first time the long-running drama will be available in broadcast syndication. Law & Order was acquired by station groups covering 80% of the US including those stations owned by FOX, CBS, Cox, Gannett, Hearst and Sunbeam. Specific stations airing the drama consist of FOX’s WNYW-WWOR/New York, KTTV-KCOP/Los Angeles and WFLD-WPWR/Chicago; CBS’ KYW-WPSG/Philadelphia and WBZ-WSBK/Boston; Cox Communication’s KTVU-KICU/San Francisco and WPXI/Pittsburgh; Gannett’s WXIA-WATL/Atlanta; Hearst’s KCRA-KQCA/Sacramento; and Sunbeam’s WSVN/Miami.

AMC made a deal with Anchor Bay Entertainment for Anchor Bay to distribute AMC’s original series The Walking Dead on Blu-ray and DVD in the US and Canada.

Acorn Media Group picked up the rights to the British detective series Foyle’s War from Greenlit Rights Limited. Acorn has held the DVD rights to Foyle’s War for many years and this new deal grants Acorn permanent ownership and control of the series encompassing DVD, intellectual property rights, online streaming, download-to-own and broadcast television. The deal with Greenlit also included the acquisition of other programs such as Vexed, the six-part comedy/drama Honest, The Man Who Lost His Head, Menace and The Swap.


Ryan Seacrest will continue as a radio host in addition to its various television gigs as he signed a new expanded three-year contract with Clear Channel Communications. Seacrest’s new deal allows him to develop new content for syndication with Clear Channel which also includes digital extensions. Reports estimate the deal to be worth $60 million over three years for Seacrest.

TV Land approved two comedy pilots with one titled Happily Divorced based on the real life of Fran Drescher. Happily Divorced is about a woman struggling with dating who finds out her ex-husband is gay. Drescher wrote the pilot and will produce with her ex-husband Peter Marc Jacobsen. The second pilot, titled Rip City, is a workplace comedy set at a company called Rip City Cola which is rocked when a young Ivy League-educated female takes control. Terri Minsky is penning the pilot with Michael Hanel and Mindy Schultheis as executive producers.

Shonda Rhimes (Grey’s Anatomy, Private Practice) has another drama in development for ABC centered on public relations guru Judy Smith, who worked with such clients as Bill Clinton and Michael Vick, reports EW. The project is in the script phase and will include a procedural element similar to the “case of the week” format found on medical and lawyer shows in addition to an eccentric staff of other characters.

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Thursday  A18-49 Analysis: FOX led Thursday night with a 2.8/9 among A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen. At 8p, FOX was the overwhelming winner with its NFL Post-Gun/Game and the start of  The Simpsons Movie averaging a 4.6/15 while ABC’s repeat Charlie Brown Thanksgiving special and the average of CBS’ rerun comedies The Big Bang Theory and $#*! My Dad Says tied for second place at 1.5/5 each. During 9p, more encore sitcoms on CBS  another installment of The Big Bang Theory and Mike & Molly averaged a top-rated 1.8/5 though FOX’s The Simpsons Movie was close behind in #2 at 1.7/5. FOX finished the night a winner at 10p with the conclusion of The Simpsons Movie at 1.8/6 and another tie occurred for the second spot between ABC’s Beyonce’s I Am World Tour special and CBS’ The Mentalist repeat at 1.4/4 apiece.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Thursday, November 25, 2010 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.

FOX: 4.1/8        FOX NFL Post-Gun/Game 7.1/15, FOX Movie:  The Simpsons Movie 2.9/6 [Approx. 815-1030p]

CBS: 3.9/8         The Big Bang Theory [r] 3.5/7, $#*! My Dad Says [r] 3.3/7, The Big Bang Theory [r] 3.9/8, Mike & Molly [r] 3.6/7, The Mentalist [r] 4.5/9

NBC: 2.5/5         Taylor Swift Speak Now 2.5/5, NBC News: People of the Year 2.8/5, The Apprentice 2.2/4

ABC: 2.4/5         Charlie Brown Thanksgiving [r] 2.4/5, Modern Family [r] 2.3/5, Beyonce’s I Am World Tour 2.4/5

ION: 1.3/3         Criminal Minds 1.0/2, Criminal Minds 1.4/3, Criminal Minds 1.6/3

CW: 0.7/1          Vampire Diaries [r] 0.5/1, Nikita [r] 0.8/2

UNIV: 0.7/1        Entre Amigos G Gless [7p start] 0.6/1, Dos Grandes Mexico 0.7/1

TF: 0.5/1            Cine de Las Estrellas Thurs [7p start] 0.5/1, Cine Las Estrellas: Hulk 0.5/1

TELE: 0.5/1         Fest Cine Cantiflas V 0.4/1, Futbol Estelar: Unam vs. Monterrey 0.6/1

A18-49: FOX 2.8/9, CBS 1.6/5, ABC 1.4/4, NBC 1.0/3, ION 0.5/2, TF 0.5/2, TELE 0.5/2, UNIV 0.5/2, CW 0.4/1

Friday A18-49 Analysis: In the middle of a long holiday weekend, UNIV stayed firm in first place Friday night at 1.5/5 A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen. Competition was tight during 8p as Soy Tu Duena on UNIV won by a slim margin at 1.2/4 while a three-way tie for #2 happened between ABC’s movie Happy Feet, CBS’ CSI: NY rerun and FOX’s TV’s Funniest Holiday Moments at 1.1/4 each. At 9p, the second hour of UNIV’s Soy Tu Duena was #1 with a 1.6/5 and a tie for second was tallied as ABC’s movie and FOX’s TV’s Funniest Holiday Moments special each posted a 1.2/4. Then at 10p, UNIV polished off a final win with La Rosa de Guadalupe at 1.5/5 and a third tie occurred between CBS’ Blue Bloods repeat and NBC’s movie Enchanted at 1.2/4 each.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Friday, November 26, 2010  time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated, Live+SD.

CBS: 4.5/8       CSI: NY [r] 4.2/8, Blue Bloods [r] 4.5/8, Blue Bloods [r] 4.7/9

ABC: 2.9/5         ABC Friday Movie of the Week: Happy Feet [r] 2.5/5, 20/20 3.6/7

FOX: 2.4/4         TV’s Funniest Holiday Moments 2.4/4

NBC: 1.9/3         School Pride 1.5/3, NBC Movie of the Week: Enchanted 2.1/4

UNIV: 1.7/3       Soy Tu Duena 1.8/3, La Rosa de Guadalupe 1.5/3

ION: 1.0/2         Criminal Minds 1.1/2, Criminal Minds 1.1/2, Criminal Minds 0.9/2

CW: 0.9/2          Smallville [r] 1.0/2, Supernatural [r] 0.9/2

TF: 0.4/1           Cine de Las Estrellas [r] 0.4/1, India 0.4/1

TELE: 0.4/1       Aurora 0.4/1, El Fantasma de Elena 0.5/1, Alguien Te Mira 0.4/1

A18-49: UNIV 1.5/5, ABC 1.2/4, FOX 1.2/4, CBS 1.1/4, NBC 0.9/3, CW 0.5/2, ION 0.5/1, TF 0.3/1, TELE 0.3/1

Saturday A18-49 Analysis: ABC scored a victory Saturday night with a 2.2/7 with the A18-49 demo, according to final national ratings from Nielsen. ABC’s Saturday Night Football double-header did best at 8p with a 1.9/6 while FOX’s movie Click and the average of NBC’s encore specials Merry Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda Holiday tied for second place at 1.0/3 apiece. ABC was a field goal ahead of the pack during 9p with more college football at 2.4/7 and another tie happened for #2, this time between CBS’ Crimetime Saturday repeat and NBC’s movie at 1.2/4 each. ABC finished a clean sweep of the night through 10p with the last hour of Saturday Night Football at 2.4/7 followed by CBS’ 48 Hours Mystery at 1.4/4.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, November 27, 2010 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD

ABC: 4.6/8          Saturday Night Football: OK at OK State/Notre Dame at USC 4.9/9       

CBS: 4.0/7          Crimetime Saturday [r] 3.2/6, Crimetime Saturday [r] 4.0/7, 48 Hours Mystery 4.7/9

NBC: 2.1/4          Merry Madagascar [r] 1.9/3, Kung Fu Panda Holiday [r] 1.8/3, NBC Saturday Night Movie: Bee Movie 2.3/4

FOX: 1.7/3          FOX Movie: Click [r] 1.7/3   

UNIV: 1.3/2         Sabado Gigante 1.3/2

ION: 0.7/1           Saturday 9PM Movie: The Family Stone [r] 0.8/1, Saturday 11PM Movie: In Her Shoes [r] 0.7/1

TELE: 0.6/1         Cine de Impacto: The Transporter 0.4/1, Cine de Impacto II: The Italian Job 0.6/1

TF: 0.4/1             Cine de Las Estrel Sat 0.3/1, Cine de Las Estrel Sat 2 0.5/1

A18-49: ABC 2.2/7, CBS 1.2/4, NBC 1.2/4, FOX 1.0/3, UNIV 0.9/3, TELE 0.5/2, TF 0.4/1, ION 0.3/1

Sunday  A18-49 Analysis: With wall-to-wall NFL action, NBC clinched another Sunday night win at 5.9/15 among A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen. At 7p though it was FOX’s hour to shine with a combo of FOX NFL Sunday National and The OT averaging a 7.0/19 while NBC trailed in second with the average of Football Night in America Parts 2 and 3 at 2.1/6. It was a reverse situation at 8p as NBC won with a combo of Football Night in America Part 3, NFL Pre-Kick and Sunday Night Football all averaging a 5.1/13 with FOX’s The Simpsons and The Cleveland Show averaging a second place at 3.7/9. The NFL match between San Diego and Indianapolis on NBC trounced the competition during 9p at 7.3/17 and FOX remained planted in second place with the average of Family Guy and American Dad at 2.9/7. NBC’s NFL ratings dipped slightly during 10p though remained firmly on top at 7.0/17 and CBS’ Hallmark Hall of Fame movie was #2 with a 2.1/5.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Sunday, November 28, 2010 time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.

NBC: 9.7/15       Football Night in America Part 2 3.2/5, Football Night in America Part 3 6.6/11, NBC Sunday Night Football: San Diego at Indianapolis [830p-11p] 11.4/18

CBS: 7.6/12          60 Minutes 7.5/12, The Amazing Race 6.3/10, Hallmark Hall of Fame: November Christmas 8.3/13

FOX: 6.8/11          FOX NFL Sunday National 11.9/20, The OT 7.1/12, The Simpsons 5.1/8, The Cleveland Show 4.1/6, Family Guy 3.8/6, American Dad 3.6/6

ABC: 3.3/5          America’s Funniest Home Videos [r] 4.2/7, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition [r] 3.7/6, Desperate Housewives [r] 3.0/5, Brothers & Sisters [r] 2.2/4

UNIV: 1.7/3         Noche Estrellas 1.2/2, Premios TV 1.8/3

ION: 0.8/1           Sunday 7PM Movie: The Christmas Clause [r] 0.9/1, Sunday 9PM Movie: The Family Stone [r] 0.7/1

TF: 0.7/1             Futbol Liga Mexican: Santos vs. America 1.0/2, Cine de Las Estrel Sun 2 0.4/1, Rompiendo Los Limites 0.3/0

TELE: 0.6/1         Futbol Estelar: Monterrey vs. Unam 0.8/1

A18-49: NBC 5.9/15, FOX 4.8/12, CBS 2.3/6, ABC 1.5/4, UNIV 1.1/3, TF 0.8/2, TELE 0.6/1, ION 0.4/1


Strategic media agency, Media Storm hired Judy Vogel as Director/Insights and Analysis. Judy joins the agency from PHD where she served as SVP/Director of Research. In her new position, Judy will be based at Media Storm’s New York office and will head media research support for the company’s buying divisions in addition to creating custom research for clients among other duties.

Canadian-based Muse Entertainment Enterprises announced it is expanding by opening a new office in London and has appointed Cynthia Kennedy to oversee operations in London as Director/International Sales. Cynthia is charged with selling Muse Entertainment’s productions encompassing TV miniseries, TV movies, series and family programming to television and cable networks and DVD distributors globally.

Nancy Mazzei takes on the new position as VP/Design at The Weather Channel Companies (TWCC). Nancy will manage design efforts for the network’s on-air and digital assets in addition to supervising a team of graphic artists. She will be located at TWCC’s Atlanta headquarters, reporting to Bob Walker, EVP/Marketing and Cross-Platform Development.

Fran Pessagno was added at MediaVest USA as EVP/Managing Director where he will offer oversight of the company’s Comcast AOR and be a part of the Executive Committee. Fran is based in New York and reports to Bill Tucker, CEO. Previously, Fran was Director/Operations at OMD East.

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network named Darren Olive as VP/Digital Media Advertising Sales and Jill Buzas as Director/Advertising Sales, Midwest Region. Darren and Jill both previously held positions within Discovery Communications’ ad sales division. At OWN, Darren will lead a national digital sales team while based in New York. Jill will head the Chicago office for OWN and manage the Midwest Region sales efforts.

Premier Retail Networks, Inc. (PRN) tagged Dr. Raymond Pettit as VP/Market Research. Prior to this appointment, Raymond was President of ERP Associates.


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This day in History:
   1835 – Hans Christian Andersen published his first book of fairy tales.

Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia Question:  This series original title was Please Stand By, but because of concerns about the Cuban Missile Crisis, the production executives were concerned people would be afraid of a potential air raid, so they changed the title to what?  THE OUTER LIMITS  Kudos to: Michael McGinnis-Real Housewives of NY/NY; Stefanie Work-Hasbro/Pawtucket; Tina Bojorquez-Sony Pictures Entertainment/Miami; Peter Shakkour/NY; Dale Warshaw-KMSB KTTU/Tucson; Tim Rank-Cox Reps/St. Louis; Matt Sautter-Dish Network/Denver; Milt Rost-KVRR/Fargo; Tommy Moffitt-KION/Monterey; Tony Munoz-KCBS KCAL/Studio City; David Scott Jones-Marleigh Ent/LA; Ken Dubow-Opus/LA; Bernard Bourret-Intent Pictures/Toronto

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ABC:  The Middle [r], Better with You [r], Modern Family [r], Cougar Town [r], The Whole Truth
AZTECA:  Cosas de la Vida, Al Extremo, La Loba
CBS:  Survivor Nicaragua, Criminal Minds [r], Grammy Nominations Concert Live
CW:   America’s Next Top Model, Hellcats
FOX:  Human Target, Hell’s Kitchen
ION:  Without A Trace, Without A Trace, Criminal Minds
NBC:  Undercovers, L&O: SVU, L&O: Los Angeles
PBS:  Breakfast Special, To Market to Market to Buy a Fat Pig, A ride Along the Lincoln Highway
TELE: Aurora, El Fantasma de Elena, Alguien Te Mira
UNIV: Eva Luna, Soy Tu Duena, Don Francisco Presenta

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AD SALES PLANNER SINCLAIR BROADCASTING GROUP NYC, Hybrid Responsible for creating, analyzing & communicating sales proposals to the Sales team for presentation to advertising agencies and/or clients. Collaborate w/all media platforms & departments to create proposals, execute campaigns, manage stewardship & pacing of linear & digital deals. Point of contact post sale & provide excellent […]