Wednesday, July 15th, 2009


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07.15.09

Good morning. It’s Wednesday, July 15, 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:
Discovery Channel: Extreme Loggers at 9p; Verminators at 10p
TNT: Leverage at 9p; Dark Blue at 10p
Comedy Central: Michael & Michael Have Issues at 1030p


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~ MORE GOOD STUFF ~

Discovery Channel announced its series Pitchmen which featured the recently deceased Billy Mays II and his business partner, Anthony “Sully” Sullivan will return for a second season. Because the series’ first season with 12-episodes proved successful for the network and as a way to honor Mays, the show will be back produced by Original Productions, a unit of Fremantle Media. Currently the format for season two is in development and the Discovery Channel is working with Mays son, Billy Mays III, Sullivan and Thom Beers, CEO of Original Productions. Further details about the show will be announced at a later date as well as the premiere date. Discovery Channel will also re-broadcast its special honoring the career and life of Billy Mays, Pitchman: A Tribute to Billy Mays on July 24 at 10p.

ReelzChannel opens a new weekly series, Twilight Weekly: Spotlight, focused on the popular Twilight movies, premiering August 10 at 10p. Naibe Reynoso, ReelzChannel correspondent and Twilight expert, will host the series offering the latest news, cast interviews and coverage from TwiCon, leading up to the fall sequel release of New Moon.

British comedian Russell Brand will once again host the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards on September 13. This year’s show will be shot around New York City’s Manhattan including Radio City Music Hall.

HBO’s sixth season premiere of Entourage last Sunday at 1030p drew in 3.4 million total viewers. This season premiere episode brought in more than double the audience compared to last season’s debut (+109%).

Also debuting on Sunday at 9p was BIO Channel’s third season premiere of I Survived …, delivering 192,000 A18-49 and 225,000 A25-54 viewers, up +23% and +41% respectively over the season two opener.

Broadcast Evening News Weekly Average Ratings (week of July 6, 2009)
NBC: 7.83 million total viewers; 1.9/8 and 2.39 million A25-54
ABC: 7.02 million total viewers; 1.6/7 and 2.02 million A25-54
CBS: 5.29 million total viewers; 1.3/6 and 1.57 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI

Primetime Emmy® Awards Note:  Cynopsis will be rolling out five Special Edition issues focusing on the 2009 Primetime Emmy® Award nominees, going out to all Cynopsis subscribers.  These special editions will cover the following categories: 

  • 7/29 Special Edition:  Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Directing for a Comedy, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy
  • 8/5 Special Edition:    Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Directing of a Drama, Outstanding Writing of a Drama
  • 8/12 Special Edition:  Outstanding Reality-Competition Program, Outstanding Reality Program; Outstanding Non-Fiction Series; Outstanding Non-Fiction Special
  • 8/19 Special Edition:  Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
  • 8/24 Special Edition:  Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

The nominees will be announced this Thursday morning, and if you’re among them … congratulations!!  And if you’d like to send us a description or brief bio of the nominated series/director/actor/writer (maximum of 150 words), we will include it in our special edition.   Please send the description to me at


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~ DISTRIBUTION, CLEARANCE & CARRIAGE ~

ShineReveille International picked up NBC’s soon-to-premiere reality series The Wanted for global distribution, cites THR. The Wanted will open on NBC July 20 and showcases an elite team of operatives who track real terrorists.

InterMedia Outdoors (IMO), the parent company to Sportsman Channel made a long-term cooperative deal with conservation group, Trout Unlimited (TU) allowing Sportsman Channel to become the exclusive home of TU’s television series On The Rise. Sportsman Channel will begin airing the program starting second quarter 2010 and production on new episodes begins yet this summer. The partnership also includes the development of a new digital platform for TU encompassing content and technology sharing, cross-promotions and marketing of TU’s website at www.tu.org .

~  PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT  ~

Bravo and Evolution Media are ready to begin production on season five of The Real Housewives of Orange County, the original version in the franchise. For the new season, housewives Tamra Barney, Lynne Curtin, Vicki Gunvalson, Jeana Keough and Gretchen Rossi will be joined by new housewife, Alexis Bellino, a 32-year old stay-at-home mom and socialite who originally hails from Hannibal, MO.

Plans are in the works to make a feature film based on the 1960s western TV series The Big Valley. Producer Kate Edelman Johnson, daughter of the TV show’s co-creator, producer Louis F. Edelman is putting the pieces in motion with an April production start date. Johnson’s and Daniel Adams’ production company, Panther Entertainment will produce; Adams also wrote the screenplay. The Big Valley originally aired on ABC from 1965-69, starring Barbara Stanwyck as the strong-willed matriarch of a ranching family and series regulars included Lee Majors, Richard Long and Linda Evans.

ABC’s new midseason mystery series, Happy Town is in discussions with Steven Weber to play a headlining role. Weber would portray John Haplin, an influential leader of the city and father of the girl kidnapped years before by the “Magic Man.” Additionally, Ben Schnetzer was added to the cast to play Haplin’s son, a wealthy teenager caught up in a star-crossed romance. ABC Studios produces the series.

~ ELSEWHERE IN CYNOPSIS ~

CYNOPSIS DIGITAL – TODAY’S TOP STORY:  A day after HBO joined the fold, CBS became the first broadcast network to sign on to the Comcast On Demand Online trial, slated to begin in a sample of 5,000 homes across the U.S. later this month. The move is an example of a major media player reaching out to possible future revenue streams in spite of the current competitive landscape. The network’s TV.com site competes directly with Comcast.net and Fancast in the entertainment portal business; CBS is the only major broadcast network not part of Hulu; and CBS is the only network without sister, dual revenue stream cable networks. It must rely on retransmission agreements to survive, agreements Comcast has been vocally reluctant to sign.   Full edition: CYN DIGITAL

CYNOPSIS KIDS – TODAY’S TOP STORY:  Disney Channel‘s new original TV movie Wizards of Waverly Place the Movie will premiere Friday, August 28 at 8p.  Based on the network’s Wizards of Waverly Place series, the movie is chock full of special effects and follows the Russo family on a Caribbean vacation where Alex accidentally casts a magic spell that makes it so her parents never met and the quest to find the ‘Stone of Dreams’ to reverse the spell.   Full edition: CYN KIDS


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The ION Television original series, Durham County, puts a whole new spin on “love thy neighbor.”

Lies. Rivalry. Murder. Come see what happens in the neighborhood.
Durham County, starting this fall.

Want to know more? Check out durhamcountysecrets.com.

ION Television. Positively Entertaining.


~ RATINGS ~

Top Ten Basic Cable Ad Supported Network Rankings among A18-49 for the week of: 7/6-7/12/09
Primetime    (000)        Total Pgm Day      (000)
USA                1256         ADSM*                    626
FX                    909         NAN*                      614
FAM                  865         USA                        599
TNT                  862         TNT                         583
TBSC                850         NICK                       550
SYFY                770         TBSC                       513
DISC                692         FX                           436
AEN                 594         FAM                         418
SPK                 591          DISC                       396
TLC                 584          ESPN                       366
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: 7/6-7/12/09       
Primetime    (000)      Total Pgm Day            (000)
USA               3208        NICK                            2303
TNT               2310        NAN*                           1515
FOXN             2105        USA                             1461
FAM               1817       ADSM*                          1252
SYFY             1699        TNT                               1246
FX                 1613        FOXN                            1191
NAN              1539        TOON                            1017
TBSC             1459        CNN                               900
DISC             1254        FAM                                875
CNN              1251        TBSC                               844
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: 7/6-7/12/09
USA      WWE Entertainment 10p                                  2523
CNN      Jackson Memorial Service 3p                            2496
USA      WWE Entertainment 9p                                    2322
CNN      Jackson Memorial Service 2p                            2299
USA      Burn Notice                                                     2266
USA      Royal Pains                                                     2204
DISC     Deadliest Catch                                               2189
CNN      Jackson Memorial Service 133p                         2154
FAM      Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire                    2035
CNN      Jackson Memorial Service 348p                        2028
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 7/6-7/12/09
NBC    America’s Got Talent  WED                         3.3/10       4,417
NBC    America’s Got Talent  TUE                          3.0/9         4,010
ABC    Wipeout                                                      2.9/10       3,798
FOX    So You Think You Can Dance – THU               2.9/9         3,780
FOX    So You Think You Can Dance  WED              2.9/9         3,797
CBS    Two and a Half Men                                     2.8/8          3,641
CBS    The Big Bang Theory                                    2.8/8          3,675
ABC    Primetime: Family Secrets                            2.6/7          3,401
ABC    The Bachelorette                                          2.6/8          3,393
CBS    Big Brother 11                                             2.3/8          3,014
NBC    Dateline NBC                                               2.3/7          3,004
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Saturday A18-49 Analysis: FOX held sway over the A18-49 viewers Saturday primetime, winning with 1.3/5, according to final national ratings from Nielsen Media Research. FOX’s reality programming reigned at 8p with two Cops episodes averaging a 1.2/6 with ABC’s Wipeout rerun coming next at 0.9/4. During 9p, FOX and AMW: America Fights Back dealt a blow to the competition with a 1.4/5 followed by CBS’ Crimetime Saturday at 0.9/3. NBC was first at 10p with its Law & Order: SVU repeat at 1.1/4 with CBS and Crimetime Saturday holding steady in second with 0.9/3.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, July 11, 2009 (July Sweep Day 10) time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.


CBS: 2.6/5          48 Hours Mystery [r] 2.9/6, Crimetime Saturday 2.4/5


FOX: 2.2/5          Cops [r] 1.8/4, Copes 2 2.2/5, AMW: America Fights Bank 2.4/5


NBC: 2.2/5          Kings 1.1/2, Law & Order: CI [r] 2.1/4, Law & Order: SVU [r] 3.4/7


ABC: 1.8/4          Wipeout [r] 1.8/4, Castle [r] 1.8/4, Eli Stone [f] 1.8/4


UNIV: 1.0/2         Sabado Gigante 1.0/2


MNT: 0.8/2         My Saturday Night Movie: Volcano 0.8/2


TELE: 0.4/1        Cine de Impact II: Transporter II 0.5/1, Cine de Impacto: The Mummy 0.4/1


ION: 0.3/1         Saturday 7PM Movie: Mother Knows Best 0.2/1, Saturday 9PM Movie: Terror in the Family 0.3/1


A18-49: FOX 1.3/5, CBS 0.8/3, ABC 0.7/3, NBC 0.7/3, UNIV 0.7/3, TELE 0.4/2, MNT 0.3/1, ION 0.1/0


Sunday  A18-49 Analysis: Finishing first again and taking the overall weekend, FOX posted a 1.5/5 among A18-49 Sunday, according to final national ratings from Nielsen Media Research. UNIV kicked in a win during 7p with its Copa Oro 2009 match at 1.3/5 with CBS’ 60 Minutes repeat following at 1.2/4. CBS then won at 8p with Big Brother at 2.0/6 with FOX’s rerun comedies The Simpsons and King of the Hill averaging a 1.7/6. It was FOX’s turn to be #1 during 9p with the average of the Family Guy/The Simpsons encores at 2.0/6 and CBS took a backseat with its Cold Case repeat at 1.1/3. Then at 10p, a tie for first place existed between CBS’ Without a Trace encore and NBC’s movie at 1.2/3 apiece followed by another tie for second place between ABC’s Brothers & Sisters rerun and TELE’s movie at 0.5/2 each.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Sunday, July 12, 2009  (July Sweep Day 11) time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.


CBS: 4.3/8        60 Minutes [r] 5.9/12, Big Brother 11 3.9/7, Cold Case [r] 3.8/7, Without A Trace [r] 4.0/7


NBC: 2.6/5        Great American Road Trip [r] 1.7/4, Merlin 2.3/4, NBC Movie of the week: Meteor Part 1 3.2/6


ABC: 2.3/4        America’s Funniest Home Videos [r] 2.9/6, Just For Laughs 2.6/5, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition [r] 3.2/6, Desperate Housewives [r] 1.8/3, Brothers & Sisters [r] 1.4/3


FOX: 1.8/3        ‘Til Death [r] 0.9/2, American Dad [r] 1.1/2, The Simpsons [r] 2.1/4, King of the Hill [r] 1.8/3, Family Guy [r] 2.4/4, The Simpsons [r] 2.3/4


UNIV: 1.1/2       Copa Oro 2009: Mexico vs. Guadeloupe 1.5/3, Hazme Reir Millonario 0.8/1


CW: 0.6/1         Valentine 0.4/1, The CW Sunday Movie: Hoosiers 0.7/1


TELE: 0.5/1       Cine Millonario: Selena 0.6/1


ION: 0.4/1        MASH [r] 0.4/1, MASH [r] 0.5/1, Sunday Night Movie: Batman Returns [r] 0.3/1


A18-49: FOX 1.5/5, CBS 1.3/4, NBC 1.0/3, ABC 0.9/3, UNIV 0.9/3, TELE 0.4/1, CW 0.3/1, ION 0.2/1


Monday  A18-49 Analysis: It was a thorn-free Monday night for ABC, as the network finished first with A18-49 at 2.4/7, according to final national ratings from Nielsen Media Research. ABC’s led at 8p with The Bachelorette at 2.5/8 followed by the average of CBS’ repeats How I Met Your Mother and Rules of Engagement at 1.9/6. ABC maintained its hold on viewers through 9p with the second hour of The Bachelorette at 2.9/8 while CBS again posted a second place showing with the average of encores Two and a Half Men and The Big Bang Theory at 2.7/8. ABC completed its clean sweep of the night at 10p as Here Come the Newlyweds topped by a smidge at 1.9/5 and CBS’ CSI: Miami rerun was close at 1.8/5.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Monday, July 13, 2009  (July Sweep Day 12) time period averages. Source: NTI Galaxy, as dated. Live+SD.


CBS: 4.7/8        How I Met Your Mother [r] 3.2/6, Rules of Engagement [r] 3.3/6, Two and a Half Men [r] 5.8/10, The Big Bang Theory [r] 5.2/9, CSI: Miami [r] 5.4/9


ABC: 4.6/8         The Bachelorette 5.3/9, Here Come the Newlyweds 3.1/5


NBC: 3.0/5         Great American Road Trip 2.2/4, Law & Order: CI [r] 3.0/5, Dateline NBC 3.9/7


FOX: 2.4/4        House [r] 2.7/5, Lie To Me [r] 2.1/4


UNIV: 2.0/3       En Nombre Del Amor 1.8/3, Manana para Siempre 2.3/4, Cristina 1.9/3


MNT: 0.6/1        Twilight Zone 0.6/1, Twilight Zone 2 0.5/1, Magic’s Biggest Secrets Revealed [r] 0.8/1


TELE: 0.6/1       Mas Sabe El Diablo 0.5/1, El Rostro de Analia 0.7/1, Ninos Ricos 0.6/1, Victorinos 0.6/1


CW: 0.5/1         One Tree Hill [r] 0.6/1, Gossip Girl [r] 0.4/1


ION: 0.5/1        Ghost Whisperer 0.5/1, NCIS [r] 0.8/1, Boston Legal [r] 0.4/1


A18-49: ABC 2.4/7, CBS 2.1/6, UNIV 1.6/5, FOX 1.1/3, NBC 1.1/3, TELE 0.5/2, MNT 0.3/1, CW 0.2/1, ION 0.2/1


~ EXECUTIVE MOVES ~

CNN hired Louis Gump in the position of VP/Mobile and will begin with CNN.com as of July 27. Louis joins from The Weather Channel Interactive where he also served as VP/Mobile. In his new position at CNN, Louis will head all mobile business while based in Atlanta and reporting to KC Estenson, SVP/GM, CNN.com.

Hilary Smith advanced to SVP/Communications, a newly created position within the NBC Universal Women and Lifestyle Entertainment Networks group. Previously, Hilary worked within NBC Universal Corporate Communications area as VP. In her new capacity, Hilary will continue to lead communications for Women and Green and will now provide oversight of all communications functions for iVillage. She will also spearhead NBCU’s new health initiative. Hilary will report to Lauren Zalaznick, Presient, NBC Universal Women and Lifestyle Entertainment Networks.

HBO upped Roger Moley to VP/Original Programming.

MSG Media promoted Richard McNamara to the new position of VP/Integrated Media Sales where he will continue to report to Art Ventura, SVP/Integrated Media Sales. Richard will manage integrated media and cross platform sales and is responsible for selling across all units within Madison Square Garden.

Richard Wolfe was named Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) of Learn2Grow.com, a unit of Preferred Commerce. Richard is charged with moving the company forward, making the website the online destination for gardeners worldwide. Richard will report to Frank Ferraro, CEO and will work in tandem with Michael Ferraro, Founder/President.

Veteran television producer and programmer, Don Ohlmeyer was tapped to be ESPN’s third ombudsman. Don begins his 18-month stint in August where he will provide independent critique and analysis of the network.

Canadian-based Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc. elevated John Flock to CEO up from President/COO, effective immediately.

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. (TBS, Inc.) promoted Molly Battin as SVP/Turner Media Group. Most recently, Molly served as branding strategist and digital manager for TBS, TNT and Turner Classic Movies and will now head the company’s in-house team in charge of media buying and placement, print resources and the company’s electronic billboards. Molly will remain based in Atlanta and will now report to Kelly Regal, EVP, TBS, Inc.

Lindsay Weedon was appointed to the new position of CEO with Maxus UK. Maxus is a worldwide WPP media agency and part of GroupM. Lindsay will report to Kelly Clark, Maxus Worldwide CEO and Nick Theakstone, CEO of GroupM UK.

Full-service direct marketing agency, Expert Communications, Inc. (ECI) which is also a division of Omnicom’s STAR Marketing, tagged Robin Raff as Director/Strategy for the company’s healthcare practice, ECI Healthcare. Robin reports to Bara Oscodar, CEO/President, ECI.

Barry W. Ilovitch was upgraded to President/Production with Entertainment Studios Networks in charge of the company’s six new 24-hour hi-def networks. Barry will manage all facets of production and post-production and will report to Byron Allen, Chairman/CEO.


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This day in History:  1968 – Commercial air travel began between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R., when the first plane, a Soviet Aeroflot jet, landed at Kennedy International Airport in New York.

Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia Question:  If you’re hanging out with Presto, Socks, Turtle, Joey Dee and Figgy, you’re probably a member of what NYC gang?  THE FLATBUSH FUNGOS on the 1979 CBS series Flatbush which later inspired the movie The Lords of Flatbush Kudos to: Gloria Price-CBS News/NY; Eric Adler-Eric Adler Research/Clearwater; Heather Weldin-Active Media Services/Pearl River; Jennifer Chapman-Gannett/Atlanta; Brian Fleming-Tribune Television/New Orleans; Steve Waterman-Waterman Entertainment/LA; Lorrie Shilling-DirecTV/El Segundo; Tina Staffon-Home Organizers Plus/LA; Garrett Kemble-USA Network/LA

Today’s Trivia Question:    One works at the Buckland Auction House, another at The Quake restaurant, another becomes a columnist and a fourth does a lot of different things.  Where will you find all of these related characters?  (Email
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SITUATION WANTED: MEDIA BUYER/FREELANCER avail w 10+ yrs exp buying local, online and nat’l media. Assist w strategy, planning costs, competitive analysis, buy execution and maintenance. Able to work remotely.
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SITUATION WANTED: SEASONED SPECIAL SALES/SUB RIGHTS PUBLISHING PRO seeks next great opportunity in children’s media, licensing or product development. Creative, strategic and conceptual seller. Please contact me at
(7/29)

SITUATION WANTED: Experienced ENTERTAINMENT/MEDIA/NY with in-house television exp 2 yrs. (HBO,NBC) editing/managing/producing. Seeking a production, managerial full time position.
(7/29)

SITUATION WANTED: SALES AND MKTG. COORD/MGR/LA: 2 yrs. of exp. in the cable industry, integrated media intelligence, licensing, product development. Hungry, reliable, intelligent, immediate start.
(7/29)

SITUATION WANTED: WRITER/FIELD PRODUCER/STORY PRODUCER (LA) for all you’re reality needs. CBS,NBC,E! MTV,VH-1,SPIKE REEL AVAILABLE CONTACT
(7/29)

SITUATION WANTED: SR SALES POSITION: seasoned media pro including 11 yrs at agencies in planning, 5 yrs selling ntl cable,& 2 yrs selling emerging media. I am looking for my next great sales career.
(7/29)

SITUATION WANTED: With 7years of TELEVISION ADVERTISING SALES experience with major media broadcasting companies in NYC and Dallas, I am seeking a Local/National Media Sales position. Contact me at
(7/28)

SITUATION WANTED: RESEARCH DIR/STRATEGIST – See what 20+ yrs media, Nielsen, Hisp, research, sales, presentation experience can do for you.Email:
(7/28)

SITUATION WANTED: FIELD PRODUCER / DIRECTOR, NYC BASED: 8 yrs. experience in reality and doc series. Exp. on Sony Z-1 cam. Bi-lingual (Eng & Span) Available for work immediately. Contact:
(7/28)

SITUATION WANTED: Seasoned special sales/sub rights publishing pro is searching for the next great opportunity in children’s media, licensing or product development. Creative, strategic and conceptual seller. Email:
(7/28)

SITUATION WANTED: Experienced ENTERTAINMENT/IP ATTORNEY/NY with in-house television/music exp drafting/negotiating various types of contracts. Seeking in-house or law firm opportunity.
(7/28)

SITUATION WANTED: STORY PRODUCER/EDITOR – FIELD PRODUCER/DIRECTOR/LA: 10 yrs exp. from conception to final edit in Reality TV, Film, New Media & Video Production. Seeking next great project.
(7/28)

SITUATION WANTED: Emmy award winning doc producer/director/exec producer . 20+ years experience: history, music, public affairs, doc reality for PBS, BBC, A&E, Nat Geo etc. Great international co-pro experience:
(7/28)

SITUATION WANTED: Recent college graduate with 3 years of AD SALES EXPERIENCE in the media industry such as CNN, and Com Radio. Please feel free contact me via email at
    Located in NYC (7/18)

SITUATION WANTED: PRODUCER/EIC/PROD MGR/LA: 10+ Yrs Industry Experience. TV/Web/ Industrial. Seeks long term full time position. Camera and FCP savvy.  Package deal. On schedule and under budget! Contact –
(7/18)

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.
(7/17)

SITUATION WANTED: EMERSON GRADUATE/LA reliable and intelligent available full-time for any paid position. FCP, Film, Digital, Experience in Live Radio.
(7/17)

SITUATION WANTED: DOCUMENTARY. PRODUCER, DIRECTOR, WRITER in L.A. Credits: National Geo, PBS, Discovery, History CH, TLC and MSNBC. Contact email:
(7/17)

SITUATION WANTED: 20+ yrs. experience in TV Broadcasting & Cable ACCOUNTING/FINANCE. Seeking FT/PT or Temp-to-Perm position: immediate start. Please contact
(7/16)

SITUATION WANTED: Talented ENTERTAINMENT MARKETING PRO/LA: Ready to hit the ground running! Email for resume
(7/16)

SITUATION WANTED: PROVEN BRDCST EXEC: 28 yrs exp in the Cable Broadcasting industry –all aspects of Sales Operations, Traffic, Scheduling, Log Management. Seeks opportunity to contribute experience. Email:
(7/16)

SITUATION WANTED: Freelance celebrity MAKEUP ARTIST based in NYC/TRI STATE AREA: Television. Print. Film. Beauty. Bridal. Contact:
www.RosinaBella.com (7/16)

SITUATION WANTED: College graduate with Bachelor’s Degree in Electronic Media and Film. Efficient in audio and video productions.
; 908-268-2078 (7/16)

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WHAT’S ON TONIGHT –  WEDNESDAY, JULY 15, 2009


ABC:  Wipeout, I Survived a Japanese Game Show, Primetime
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: So You Think You Can Dance
ION:  Movie: Passenger 57 (7-9p); Movie: Passenger 57
MNT: World’s Funniest Moments [r], Magic’s Biggest Secrets Finally Revealed [r]
NBC: America’s Got Talent [r], America’s Got Talent, The Philanthropist
PBS:  Time Team America, Ascent of Money, Wide Angle
TELE: Mas Sabe el Diablo, El Rostro de Analia, Ninos Ricos Padres Pobres, Victorinos
UNIV: En Nombre del Amor, Manana es para Siempre, Don Francisco Presenta

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