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Good morning. It’s Wednesday, November 2, 2011, and this is your first early morning briefing. 

Tonight’s Premieres:
PBS: NOVA at 9p
FUEL TV: Punk Payback with Bas Rutten at 930p
BBC America: Whitechapel as part of “Dramaville” at 10p
Bravo: Top Chef at 10p
Cooking Channel: Nadia G’s Bitchin’ Kitchen at 10p



 “Flat-Out Hilarious” – Time Magazine Online
“An amazing comic cast… fresh, funny, smart” – Newsday
“I love working this Blackberry because it really tones my thumbs!” – Community’s Abed Nadir

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Source: Nielsen, Live+SD M18-34 AA%; 9/19-10/30/2011; NBC, M-Su 8PM programs, excluding sports


Just before the holidays, NBC will premiere the new trivia game show Who’s Still Standing? in a week-long run from December 19 through December 22 at 8p before the show moves to its regular time slot on Mondays starting December 26 at 8p through January 30.  NBC acquired the Israeli format from Armoza Formats early this year and Universal Television, in association with Armoza Formats and July-August Productions, produced nine episodes hosted by Ben Bailey (Cash Cab).  The game show, developed by Lisa Shiloach-Uzrad and Amit Stratener of July-August Productions is in production on season three debuting next spring on Israel’s Channel 10.

ABC is also getting into the game show action this holiday season with the premiere of You Deserve It hosted by The Bachelor’s Chris Harrison and co-hosted by Brooke Burns.  The six-episode game show from the producers of Deal or No Deal and Secret Millionaire, opens November 21 at 901p and features contestants playing for money on behalf of someone who deserves the winnings.  Kinetic Content produces You Deserve It.

Sketch comedy series In the Flow with Affion Crockett has been cancelled by FOX after airing six episodes this fall. 

A new series on HISTORY delves into the high-stakes collectibles market when Real Deal premieres November 25 at 9p.  The 10-episode half-hour series watches as dealers and sellers negotiate the best price for a collectible piece of history.  Tensions mount to see if the seller takes the dealers’ offer or will they head to auction in hopes of a better price? The series is produced by Zodiak USA for HISTORY. Real Deal is based on the UK series Dickinson’s Real Deal a format from Zodiak Media Group (ZMG) which is produced by RDF Television (part of ZMG) and is currently in its seventh season on ITV1 and has been picked up for an eighth season. 

John Walsh’s series America’s Most Wanted is back with a 25th fugitives.  America’s Most Wanted is produced by Walsh Productions and is distributed by Twentieth Television, Inc.

New culinary reality show Chef Roble & Co. joins Bravo’s lineup starting December 4 at 10p.  Chef Roble Ali has cooked for the rich and famous and now he runs his own high-end catering company in New York City which serves up a new set of stresses and drama.  The series is produced for Bravo by Red Line Films.

Hidden camera comedy series Impractical Jokers is set to debut December 15 with back-to-back episodes at 10p and 1030p on truTV.  In this original series, four childhood buddies, Brian “Q” Quinn, James “Murr” Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano have challenged each other to outrageous public dares and now, to find out who is the best, they will compete at a new level via hidden camera. NorthSouth Productions produces the series. 

Taking an early bow, HBO’s upcoming racetrack drama Luck, headlined by Dustin Hoffman, Nick Nolte and Dennis Farina among others will air a preview on December 11 at 10p following the sophomore season finale of Boardwalk Empire.  Luck will make its official debut on HBO sometime in January though no specific date has been set.

Two new shows on tap for MSG Network:

  • Knicks Greatest Rivalries highlights the epic battles from the early 1990s between the Knicks and their staunchest rivals including the Bulls, Celtics, Pacers and Heat. This 20-part series presented in two-hour episodes is hosted by Knicks radio play-by-play talent Spero Dedes and features former Knicks Derek Harper and Anthony Mason.  Premieres November 20.
  • First Person will shine a light on one legendary player or entertainer as they reminisce about a vintage performance in their own words. First Person debuts this winter.

Predicting a second season, TLC is moving forward with more of Long Island Medium featuring average mom and psychic, Theresa Caputo.  TLC okayed 12 new half-hour episodes for season two scheduled to debut in March 2012.  During its first season, Long Island Medium averaged 1.3 million total viewers. Magilla Entertainment produces the series for TLC.

TeleFutura’s new late night talk show Noche de Perros (Guys Night Out) opened on Halloween at 11p and attracted an average of 237,000 total viewers and 167,000 among A18-49.

Gilbert Cates, producer of 14 Academy Awards telecasts over the span of 1990 to 2008, died Tuesday at UCLA where he was a professor.  Over his stellar career, Mr. Cates has been a director and producer of films, television and the stage.  He additionally served two terms as President of the Directors Guild of America from 1983 to 1987.  Further highlights of his career include choosing new hosts for the Oscar telecasts such as Billy Crystal, Steve Martin, Chris Rock, Whoopi Goldberg, David Letterman and Jon Stewart.  Mr. Cates won an Emmy Award for the 1991 Oscar telecast hosted by Mr. Crystal, his second turn as host.  Mr. Cates also received Emmy nominations for directing the TV movies Consenting Adult in 1984 and Do You Know the Muffin Man? in 1989.  He also produced and directed the musical/variety series Hootenanny in the mid-1960s and a slew of other TV movies and TV variety specials along with Patty Duke’s life story depicted in Call Me Anna. Mr. Cates’ film directing credits include The Promise (1979), Oh, God! Book II (1980), The Last Married Couple in America (1980) and Backfire (1988). Mr. Cates is survived by his wife, Judith Reichman, four children and two stepchildren.


NEO Broadcast America, Inc., part of Nimbus Communications Ltd. is teaming with Time Warner Cable to launch the 24-hour sports channel, NEO Cricket in New York City.  NEO Cricket will offer live coverage of all international and domestic cricket matches played in India in addition to other events such as the IPL, Asia Cup and other original productions.

In a landmark deal for the Norwegian formats industry, Nordic World announced its dating program Babes on the Bus with 40 eps/25 min has been optioned by Endemol.  The deal allows Endemol to option the format globally, excluding the Nordic territories and France where Babes on the Bus is currently under option to TF1.  Babes on the Bus was produced by Norwegian independent company Monster Entertainment, part of the Nordic independent production group NICE Entertainment, and is currently a hit for TVNorge in primetime.


A one-hour original scripted legal drama titled Rectify was approved by Sundance Channel.  Created, written and executive produced by Academy Award-winner Ray McKinnon (The Accountant), Rectify marks the first wholly-owned Sundance Channel scripted series production.  The six-episode drama is about Daniel Holden, a former Death Row inmate, who after being released from jail following new DNA evidence that overturned his murder/rape charge, returns to his hometown where the crime occurred and where many still believe he is guilty.  Daniel must learn how to live again and those around him must decide if they are going to give him a second chance.  Rectify will premiere simultaneously on Sundance Channel in the US and on Sundance Channel Global worldwide in Europe, Asia and North America.  Mark Johnson and Melissa Bernstein of Gran Via are also on board as executive producers; Johnson and Bernstein are producers on AMC’s Breaking Bad.

Production is underway in Los Angeles for a fourth season of TNT’s drama series Southland.  From producer John Wells and Warner Bros. Television, TNT will premiere the new season of Southland on January 17 at 10p. 

TNT tapped Summer Glau for its new pilot Scent of the Missing starring opposite Tricia Helfer and Eric Winter.  Glau will play a member of the K-9 Search and Rescue team. 

Michelle Trachtenberg is making a comeback on The CW’s Gossip Girl, reports TVLine.  Trachtenberg will reprise her role of Georgina Sparks over multiple episodes starting with the show’s 100th ep.

Casting Call: The producers behind ABC’s Supernanny and Bravo’s Bethenny Getting Married are casting for a new docu-series about married couples that desperately want to spice up their love life.  The producers are seeking married couples living in the greater Los Angeles area who are attractive, have outgoing, dynamic personalities and are willing to tell their story. Send an email to: [email protected] and include your name, age, city, phone number, email, two recent photographs and a paragraph about yourselves and your marriage.


Top Ten Basic Cable Ad Supported Network Rankings among A18-49 for the week of: 10/24-10/30/11
Primetime    (000)        Total Pgm Day      (000)
ESPN              1301         ESPN                       706
USA                1060         ADSM*                    689                    
FX                    945         NAN*                       595
TBSC                902         USA                         562
FAM                  755         NICK                        507
AMC                  716        TBSC                        466
DISC                 678        FX                            431
AEN                  675         DSNY                       386
ADSM               618         AEN                          377
HIST                 617        FAM                          365
Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data.
All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of 114,700,000 homes.
* = Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24 hour day.
Notes: Program-based, strict daypart averages. Primetime is Mon-Sat 8P-11P and Sun 7P-11P. Total day is Mon-Sun 6A-6A for household and demographic performance.

Top Ten Basic Cable Ad Supported Network Rankings among Total Viewers for the week of: 10/24-10/30/11    
Primetime    (000)      Total Pgm Day            (000)
USA                2878        NICK                           1898
ESPN              2690        DSNY                           1607
DSNY              2469        USA                            1407
NAN                1769        NAN*                          1318
FOXN              1714        ESPN                           1315
FX                  1591        ADSM*                        1279
FAM                1538        FOXN                          1045
TBSC              1509        TOON                            999
AEN               1494         TNT                               951
HIST              1414         AEN                              777
Source: Turner Research from The Nielsen Company data.
All ratings based on Total US Television Universe of 114,700,000 homes.
* = Network broadcasts less than 51% of minutes in a 24 hour day.
Notes: Program-based, strict daypart averages. Primetime is Mon-Sat 8P-11P and Sun 7P-11P. Total day is Mon-Sun 6A-6A for household and demographic performance.

Top 10 Cable Programs among A18-49 (000) for the week of: 10/24-10/30/11
ESPN   Ravens/Jaguars                                               5154
AMC    The Walking Dead                                            3978
FX       Sons of Anarchy                                              2547
MTV    Beavis & Butt-Head Season 9                            2332
USA    WWE Entertainment 9p                                     2254
FX       American Horror Story                                     2190  
USA    WWE Entertainment 10p                                   2157
ESPN   Sportscenter 10/24 1202a                                2063
CMDY  South Park                                                      2062
CMDY  Tosh.0                                                            1781
Source: Turner Research from Nielsen Media Research Data.
All ratings based on Total US Television
Universe of 114,700,000 homes

Top 10 Broadcast Programs among A18-49 rating/share and (000) for the week of 10/24-10/30/11
NBC    Sunday Night Football                                  9.3/22         11882
FOX    World Series Game 7                                    7.4/22          9447
FOX    World Series Game 6                                    6.5/18          8349
CBS    Two and a Half Men                                      5.5/13          7063
CBS    The Big Bang Theory                                     4.6/13          5896
NBC    Football Night in America Part 3                     4.6/12          5919
ABC    Modern Family                                              4.5/12         5722
CBS    2 Broke Girls                                                4.5/11          5804
FOX    The X-Factor TUES                                        4.4/12          5586
CBS    How I Met Your Mother                                  4.3/12          5519
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Galaxy Explorer, Live + SD Data

Broadcast Evening News Weekly Average Ratings (week of October 24, 2011)
NBC:   8.54 million total viewers; 2.0/7 and 2.40 million A25-54
ABC:   7.50 million total viewers; 1.7/6 and 2.01 million A25-54
CBS:   5.98 million total viewers; 1.5/5 and 1.78 million A25-54
Source: Nielsen, NTI Total Viewers and A25-54 Live + SD

  Saturday A18-49 Analysis:  ABC scored a win Saturday at 2.7/9 with the A18-49 demo, according to final national ratings from Nielsen.  At 8p, ABC’s college football double-header won with a 1.9/7 followed by FOX’s America’s Most Wanted Special at 1.5/5.  Same scenario at 9p with ABC’s Saturday Night Football delivered a #1 standing at 2.1/7 and FOX’s America’s Most Wanted was #2 at 1.5/5.  ABC finished a clean sweep at 10p with the Clemson at Georgia Tech game at 2.7/9 and CBS’ 48 Hours Mystery was next at 1.3/4. 

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Saturday, October 29, 2011 (November Sweep Day 3)  time period averages.  Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.

ABC: 5.3/10       Saturday Night Football: Stanford at USC/Clemson at Georgia Tech 5.3/10


FOX: 2.6/5         America’s Most Wanted Special 2.6/5

CBS: 2.5/4         Comedytime Saturday [r] 1.4/2, Comedytime Saturday 2 [r] 1.3/2, Crimetime Saturday [r] 2.3/4, 48 Hours Mystery 3.8/7

NBC: 1.8/3         Chuck [r] 1.3/2, Grimm [r] 1.5/3, Law & Order: SVU [r] 2.7/5

UNIV: 1.3/2        Sabado Gigante 1.3/2

ION: 0.6/1          FlashPoint Sat 9P 0.6/1, FlashPoint Sat 10P 0.5/1

TELE: 0.2/0        Futbol Estelar II: Tigres vs. Santos 0.2/0, Decisiones Extremas 0.2/0

TF: 0.1/0            Liga Mexicana de Futbol Sat: Pachuca vs. Monterrey 0.2/0, Liga Mexicana de Futbol Sat: Atlante vs. Morelia 0.1/0

A18-49:  ABC 2.7/9, FOX 1.5/5, CBS 0.9/3, UNIV 0.8/3, NBC 0.5/2, ION 0.2/1, TELE 0.2/1, TF 0.1/0

Sunday A18-49 Analysis:  NBC ruled Sunday and the A18-49 viewers with a 7.9/20, according to final national ratings from Nielsen.  CBS was in charge of the 7p hour with 60 Minutes at 4.5/12 followed by NBC’s Football Night in America Part 2 at 3.2/9.  NBC took over at 8p with Football Night in America Part 3 and Sunday Night Football at an average of 6.9/18, ABC’s new drama Once Upon A Time was #2 at 3.9/9 and CBS’ 60 Minutes and The Amazing Race with an average of 3.4/8 was third.  Also during the 8p hour, FOX debuted a new season of Allen Gregory at 2.4/6 at 830p.  NBC’s Sunday Night Football was supreme through 9p at 9.8/23 and ABC’s Desperate Housewives took second place at 3.1/7.  At 10p, NBC scored a final huge win of the night with the end of the Dallas at Philadelphia game at 8.9/22 with CBS’ The Good Wife and CSI: Miami at an average of 2.1/5 in second place.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Sunday, October 30, 2011 (November Sweep Day 4) time period averages.  Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.

NBC: 11.8/18     Football Night in America Part 2 4.7/8, Football Night in America Part 3 7.1/11, NBC Sunday Night Football: Dallas at Philadelphia 13.8/21


CBS: 8.1/13         60 Minutes 11.7/18, The Amazing Race 19 6.8/10, The Good Wife 7.0/11, CSI: Miami 6.4/11

ABC: 5.0/8          Once Upon A Time [r] 3.2/5, Once Upon A Time 6.8/10, Desperate Housewives 6.1/9, Pam Am 3.7/6

FOX: 3.0/5          The Cleveland Show [r] 1.6/3, The Simpsons [r] 3.1/5, The Simpsons 4.3/7, Allen Gregory [p] 2.8/4, Family Guy 3.6/5, The Cleveland Show 2.8/4

UNIV: 1.7/3        La Rosa de Guadalupe 1.0/2, Mira Quien Baila! 2 2.1/3, Sal y Pimienta 1.6/3

ION: 0.4/1          Sunday 7PM Movie: Hard Target [r] 0.5/1, Sunday 9PM Movie: Young Guns [r] 0.3/1

TF: 0.4/1            Cine de Las Estrel Sun [r] 0.5/1, Fiesta de Pelicula Sun 2 0.3/1

TELE: 0.4/1         Pa’ Lante con Cristina 0.5/1, Cine Millonario: Wanted 0.4/1

A18-49:  NBC 7.9/20, CBS 2.9/7, FOX 2.6/6, ABC 2.5/6, UNIV 1.1/3, TF 0.4/1, TELE 0.3/1, ION 0.2/0

Monday A18-49 Analysis:  CBS conjured up winning ratings Monday night with a 3.8/10 A18-49, according to final national ratings from Nielsen.  Halloween primetime opened at 8p with CBS’ comedies How I Met Your Mother and 2 Broke Girls topping with an average of 4.3/13 and a tie occurred for second place between the average of ABC’s Scared Shrekless and Dancing with the Stars and NBC’s Terra Nova both delivering a 2.1/6.  CBS continued to scare up #1 ratings during 9p with its sitcoms Two and a Half Men and Mike & Molly at an average of 4.2/11 and ABC’s Dancing with the Stars held the second place beat at 3.0/8 with FOX’s House coming in third at 2.5/6.  CBS stirred up the final win at 10p with Hawaii Five-O posting a 3.0/8, ABC’s Castle was #2 at 2.7/7 and the launch of NBC’s new Rock Center with Brian Williams filed a third place showing at 1.0/3.

Live + Same Day Household Ratings: Monday, October 31, 2011 (November Sweep Day 5) time period averages.  Source: NTI, Galaxy as dated. Live+SD.

ABC: 9.6/15        Scared Shrekless 5.5/9, Dancing with the Stars 10.6/16, Castle 8.1/13


CBS: 7.0/11          How I Met Your Mother 6.4/11, 2 Broke Girls 6.7/11, Two and a Half Men 8.5/13, Mike & Molly 7.1/11, Hawaii Five-O 6.6/11

FOX: 4.1/6             Terra Nova 4.1/7, House 4.1/6

NBC: 2.7/4           The Sing Off 2.7/4, Rock Center with Brian Williams [p] 2.8/5

UNIV: 1.8/3          Una Familia con Suerte 1.9/3, La Fuerza del Destino 2.3/3, Don Francisco Presenta 1.3/2

ION: 0.8/1           Monday 8PM Movie: Paycheck [r] 0.4/1, Criminal Minds 0.8/1

TELE: 0.6/1          Mi Corazon Insiste 0.6/1, Flor Salvaje 0.6/1, La Casa de Al Lado 0.8/1

CW: 0.4/1            Ringer [r] 0.4/1, Ringer [r] 0.4/1

TF: 0.2/0             Reto de Mujer 0.2/0, Ultimo Matrimonio 0.2/0, Correo de Inocentes 0.3/0

A18-49:  CBS 3.8/10, ABC 2.8/7, FOX 2.3/6, UNIV 1.4/4, NBC 1.2/3, TELE 0.4/1, ION 0.3/1, CW 0.2/1, TF 0.2/0




Longtime marketing executive Eleo Hensleigh was named SVP/Marketing and Communications at Travel Channel where she will supervise the consumer marketing, creative services and communications departments in addition to marketing for all the network’s digital assets and more.  One of Eleo’s key duties is to oversee the marketing and communication efforts for such Travel Channel shows as Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations, Man v. Food Nation, Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern and Ghost Adventures as well as the new series launch campaigns for Bourdain’s upcoming original series The Layover launching in November and Hidden City premiering in December.  Before her new appointment, Eleo served as CMO at ION Media Networks in New York.  Congrats on your new position, Eleo!

Program executive Doug Vaughan inked a new two-year deal with NBC and was appointed SVP/Special Programs and Late Night.  In his new capacity, Doug will supervise NBC’s Saturday Night Live, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and Last Call with Carson Daly.  Based in New York, Doug reports to Paul Telegdy, President/Alternative and Late Night Programming at NBC.  Paul oversees The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on the West Coast.

Independent studio, Entertainment One (eOne) elevated Lisa Wookey to VP/Marketing and Communications for its television division, effective immediately.  Lisa will continue to spearhead marketing and communications efforts on behalf of the studio’s original programming including The Firm, Rookie Blue, Call Me Fitz, Hell on Wheels and Haven.  Lisa also oversees the division’s international brand strategy and eOne’s presence at all international sales markets and events.  Lisa is based in Toronto.

This day in History:  1983-President Reagan signed bill establishing Dr Martin Luther King Jr Holiday

Answer to Yesterday’s Trivia Question:  According to the show, who was Oscar Madison’s college roommate?  Monty Hall.   Kudos to: Helena Brantley-AccentHealth/NYC; Jay Brown-Youtoo Social TV/NY; Linda Grillo-MTV Networks/NYC; Diane Librizzi-La Loca Entertainment, Inc/NYC; Bobby Tarantino-THECOOLTV/Chicago; Ron Salcedo-Zimmerman Advertising/Nashville; Larry Glazer-WTTW/Chicago; Jenny Solberg-Zimmerman Advertising/Chicago; George La Fountaine-Rules of Engagement/Granada Hills, CA;Richard G. Murphy-Manor Productions/W. Toluca Lake, CA; Paul Blutter-General American Group, Inc/Northridge, CA; Tony Munoz-CBS Studio Center/Studio City.

Today’s Trivia Question:  The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson has the distinction of airing the last cigarette commercial on television.  What brand of cigarettes was being advertised?  (Email [email protected] with your answer and be sure to include your name, company, city and time zone. Unofficial rules: Only the second four correct answers from each time zone will be mentioned; and once you’ve been mentioned in any of the Cynopsis editions, you can’t be mentioned again that calendar week.)

Later — Cyn

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Don’t miss two Emmy Award-winning miniseries:
THE KENNEDYS returns November 6-14
THE PILLARS OF THE EARTH premieres December 4-12

For advertising opportunities, contact Joe Gallagher at 212-697-2642 or [email protected].

Source: Nielsen Media Research, 6a-6a, Live+SD, HH IMP(000)s, Sept. 2010 Vs Sept. 2011.

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FALL/WINTER INTERNSHIP CREDITS ONLY:  INTERNSHIP SOCIAL MEDIA: Sports mobile app company seeks social media intern. Must have experience in sports writing/social media management. Unpaid/Credit Only. Send resume to:  [email protected] (11/3)

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SITUATION WANTED: INTEGRATED COPYWRITER. Marketing campaigns, promotion, collateral, positioning, naming. TV, print, digital. Trade, consumer. Upfront anyone? I hear brand voices. Fast + fun. (11/9)

SITUATION WANTED:  CREATIVE MIND AT WORK Seeking to assist at Entry-Junior level. B.A.  Mass Comm/Media backgrnd, 3-5 years experience, NY based, but, open to warmer climates. Please email, [email protected] (11/9)

SITUATION WANTED: MBA professional with 4 years of experience, looking for opportunities in sales, business development, or research. Motivated self-starter and team player. [email protected] (11/8)

SITUATION WANTED: AD SALES ASSISTANT: (CHICAGO) Interned at Comcast Sports Net in Ad Sales, Works as Sales Assistant at NBCUniversal. Has B.A. from DePaul in PR/Advertising. Resume upon request. Contact [email protected] (11/8)

SITUATION WANTED: Seeking Media/Marketing/Brand Strategy Assistant position in L.A. I have a MBA in Marketing, 7+ years work experience. Interned at Starwood Hotels. Interested in all things creative. Contact [email protected] (11/8)

SITUATION WANTED:  Seeking PR,MEDIA,MARKETING,EXECUTIVE assistant positions in LA. I have a B.A. in Media Relations.4+yrs exp in Media/PR. Please contact: [email protected] (11/3)

SITUATION WANTED:   Domestic syndication SALES CONSULTANT. Twenty + years selling / clearing off net, 1st run, EI, features etc. Have experience in all markets, willing to travel. Contact [email protected] (11/3)

E-mail [email protected]  or call Trish Pihonak at 203.381.9096 for rates and specs for Job Openings.

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