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Thursday October 21, 2021

Today’s Premieres
A&E: The First 48 at 9p
BET+: Bruh
HBO Max: Dune, Tuff Money (Bani Negri)
Hulu: The Next Thing You Eat
NBC: The Blacklist at 8p
Netflix: Komi Can’t Communicate, Life’s Glitch with Julien Bam, Sex, Love & goop, Insiders
Peacock: The Girl in the Woods, Curious George
Sundance Now: Couple Trouble
Vice TV: While the Rest of Us Die

Today’s Finale
CW: Coroner at 8p

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a.ROKUMarch Madness
b.ROKUThe Big Game
c.ROKUThe GRAMMY Awards
d.ROKUNBA Finals

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IN THE NEWS

Who’s the most “must-have” of them all? In the latest Beta Research cable subscriber study, the digital basic cable networks receiving highest scores on being a “must have” channel among total adults were NFL Network (30%), Cooking Channel (29%), FXM (29%), Hallmark Drama (28%), Nat Geo Wild (28%), Discovery Life (27%), BBC America (27%) and Disney XD (27%). Favorite digital basic networks among women were Hallmark Drama (23%) and Cooking Channel (22%), while favorites among men were NFL Network (19%) and BBC America (18%).

Facebook is planning to announce a new name for the company next week, according to The Verge. The name change is intended to reflect Facebook’s ambition to build out the metaverse, with a focus on AR and VR. That’s versus having its foundation be social media, for which the company is currently under fire from regulators. Facebook’s annual Connect conference takes place October 28, and details of the rebrand are expected; the company said it does not comment on “rumor or speculation.”

Meanwhile, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been added as a defendant in a consumer protection lawsuit. “Our continuing investigation revealed that he was personally involved in decisions related to Cambridge Analytica and Facebook’s failure to protect user data,” said AG for the District of Columbia Karl A. Racine. The lawsuit, filed in 2018, alleges Facebook misled consumers about privacy on the platform.

Netflix isn’t having such an easy time of it, either. Ahead of an employee walkout and rally yesterday over transphobic remarks in Dave Chappelle’s new Netflix special, “The Closer,” Netflix issued a statement. “We value our trans colleagues and allies, and understand the deep hurt that’s been caused,” said the streamer. “We respect the decision of any employee who chooses to walk out, and recognize we have much more work to do both within Netflix and in our content.” Acknowledged Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos to the Wall Street Journal of his initial response to critics, “I screwed up…I should have recognized the fact that a group of our employees was really hurting.”

The Netflix protesters gave the company a list of demands that did not include taking down “The Closer,” but asked instead that it “adopt measures in the areas of Content Investment, Employee Relations and Safety, and Harm Reduction, all of which are necessary to avoid future instances of platforming transphobia and hate speech, and to account for the harm we have caused and will continue to cause until the below measures are put in place.”

“The Last Cowboy” is moseying from Paramount Network to CMT. The unscripted series from Truly Original, offering an inside look at the sport of horse reining, will premiere in its new home on Friday, November 12 at 8p.

Black viewers are cutting the cord amid the surge of streaming options, according to a new study from Horizon Research. MVPD penetration among Black households has dropped from 88% in 2017 to 61% in 2021, said the study. And video providers, traditional and OTT alike, would do well to keep pace with the times. “Many companies are late to the game, only now focusing on the Black audience in the context of BLM and new diversity mandates,” said Horowitz CRO Adriana Waterston. “To not be viewed as simply pandering, companies who hope to serve the Black audience must make meaningful and sustained investments, not just in programming and marketing, but in community outreach and support, in order to earn this valuable audience’s trust.”

Warner Bros. Television responded to a lengthy Instagram post by Ruby Rose, who abruptly left their starring role on The CW’s “Batwoman” after one season. Rose alleged toxic behavior on the set as well as unsafe working conditions were the cause of her departure. Said the studio in a statement, “Despite the revisionist history that Ruby Rose is now sharing online aimed at the producers, the cast and crew, the network, and the Studio, the truth is that Warner Bros. Television had decided not to exercise its option to engage Ruby for season two of ‘Batwoman’ based on multiple complaints about workplace behavior that were extensively reviewed and handled privately out of respect for all concerned.”

Byron Allen has secured more investors to back his $23-a-share takeover offer for Tegna, sources tell Bloomberg. Allen is looking for upwards of $8 billion in debt and equity to outbid a consortium that includes private equity company Apollo Global Management Inc. and Standard General. Rolling Allen’s existing businesses, including the Weather Channel and local TV stations, into the company to help secure financing is a reportedly a possibility.

Amazon Prime has renewed “Breathe: Into the Shadows” for a second season. “As the plot intensifies and new characters infuse raw energy into the narrative, the stakes and the thrill go higher this season,” said Aparna Purohit, Head of Originals, Prime Video India, of the Indian crime thriller

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PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT

Madison Technologies is acquiring production company The Jay & Tony Show (“The Chelsea Handler Show”). The acquisition marks Madison’s jump into television production amid plans to offer content for its OTA broadcast platform, GO.TV. “With little or no technology changes in more than a generation, the broadcast TV industry today is poised for dramatic upheaval as new, disruptive technology prepares to roll out, allowing for OTA mobile viewing and other major advancements,” said Philip Falcone, Founder and CEO of Madison Technologies. “The OTA market represents an untapped and sizable opportunity to create unique content, develop channels (networks) and enhance Madison’s value for shareholders and audiences.”

Roku has ordered additional episodes of “Roku Recommends,” its weekly entertainment series offering streaming options. Roku reports that 71% of households that watched the Funny or Die-produced show, which launched in June, streamed a new channel on the Roku platform afterwards.

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Gwen Sigan has been promoted to showrunner of NBC’s “Chicago P.D.”, which she had been writing and exec producing. The move lightens the load of Rick Eid, who had been EP and showrunner on “Chicago P.D.” and “FBI,” as well as writer, exec producer and showrunner on the upcoming “Law & Order” season 21 revival.

Snap has five new series on the way: “Level Up with Stephen Curry,” following the superstar as he mentors young athletes; “Addison Rae Goes Home,” tracking the social media star’s journey to her Louisiana roots; “Ryan Garcia: The Fight Inside,” in which the boxer explores mental health issues; “Reunited,” reconnecting loved ones; and another athlete mentor show, “A Fighting Chance with Anthony Joshua,” featuring the British boxer.

NEW & RETURNING SERIES

“The Great Soul Food Cook-Off,” a soul food cooking competition series celebrating Black chefs and Black culinary tradition, premieres Saturday, November 20 on discovery+. Kardea Brown hosts.

Season two of “Molly of Denali,” the animated series from GBH Boston, kicks off a week of new episodes Monday, November 1 on PBS KIDS in honor of Native American Heritage Month (check local listings). The series follows the adventures of 10-year-old Molly Mabray, a resourceful Alaska Native girl who lives in the fictional village of Qyah, Alaska.

HGTV competition series “Flipping Showdown,” premiering Wednesday, November 17 at 9p, offers renovators and flippers an opportunity to get $100,000 cash and the chance to start and grow their own real estate/flipping franchise.

Four fierce girls join High Guardian Academy to become heroes and protect the world from unknown threats in “High Guardian Spice,” premiering Tuesday, October 26 on Crunchyroll.

“Squidbillies” returns to Adult Swim for a 13th and final season at midnight on Sunday, November 7. The animated comedy follows rural hell-raising cephalopods.

HLN’s “Lies, Crimes & Video” returns Sunday, November 14 at 10p, starting with the twisted story of the murder of a young mother that was witnessed by her child.

COMING UP

“Dune” starts streaming tonight, October 21 at 6p on HBO Max (for ad-free subscribers only), a day earlier than the film’s scheduled release date. It will be available to stream for 31 days.

Rise,” a new film from Disney based on the real-life story of the family that produced the first trio of brothers to become NBA champions, Giannis and Thanasis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Laker Kostas Antetokounmpo, will debut in 2022 on Disney+. “Rise” is directed by Akin Omotoso (“Vaya”), with Bernie Goldmann (“300”) producing and Giannis Antetokounmpo executive producing. Co-producers are Andreas Dimitriou and Michael Foutras.

Fox News’ “The Ingraham Angle” will broadcast live from The Pavilion at Ole Miss in Oxford, Mississippi on Friday, October 22 at 10p, ahead of The Magnolia Bowl rivalry football game between Ole Miss and Louisiana State University.

STREAMING

Music video network Vevo is continuing to expand its OTT distribution, with availability for Rogers Ignite TV and Ignite SmartStream customers.

Wurl announced the launch of Global FAST Pass, a solution for content companies to create, manage, distribute and monetize their programming. “By integrating with Streamers on a global basis, Wurl has created a superhighway for FAST channels,” said Sean Doherty, Jr., COO, Wurl. “

WarnerMedia’s October 16 streaming event, DC FanDome, has drawn over 66 million views worldwide to date. “With triple the fan traffic of last year, DC FanDome 2021 exceeded all of our expectations,” said Ann Sarnoff, Chair and CEO, WarnerMedia Studios and Networks. “We continue to innovate across the company in service of our fans, and I cannot overstate the creativity and hard work that went into this highly curated, global digital event.”

Fox Weather, the AVOD streaming weather service launching October 25, has signed an exclusive agreement with WeatherSTEM, provider of live weather data and high-resolution video from collegiate and professional sports stadiums, to provide exclusive newsgathering data. FOX Weather meteorologists will have the the ability to access live information from a footprint of nearly 600 WeatherSTEM stations including collegiate and NFL stadiums across the country.

TECH TALK

Reps from Snapchat, TikTok and YouTube have agreed to testify at a Senate hearing taking place October 26 about Big Tech exposing children to harmful content – and it won’t be pretty. “The bombshell reports about Facebook and Instagram – their toxic impacts on young users and lack of truth or transparency – raise serious concerns about Big Tech’s approach toward kids across the board,” said Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety and Data Security.

Global technology and media spend will surpasses $2T in 2021 and rise to $2.5T by 2025, according to a new report from Activate covering the next era of gaming, the fight for the metaverse, Super Users, NFTs and more. Among the highlights:
Super Users, who outspend all other consumers combined, spend more than 17 hrs/day on technology and media, outspending average consumers from double (video) to 16x (music).Multi-tasking has led to an average of 13 hrs/day spent on technology and media. This is up nearly an hour from pre-pandemic behavior and has been largely sustained since.Gaming continues to be the fastest growing sector and should see a CAGR of 8%, topping more than $220B in the next few years.Expect substantial gaming acquisitions in 2022 as Big Tech realizes it must bolster its gaming strategy and offerings to stay competitive.

People-based advertising software company Viant Technology and Wiland, focused on spend-based audiences for digital advertising campaigns, announced the integration of Wiland’s predictive audience segments into the Adelphic advertising software. “As third-party cookies are phased out, brands are adjusting to new approaches to help improve their understanding of target audiences,” said Jon Schulz, Chief Marketing Officer, Viant. “Purchase-based targeting reduces waste, drives measurable increases in media productivity and ultimately increases top-line revenue and bottom-line performance.”

There has been a 50% year-over-year rise in global open programmatic CTV ad spend, according to Pixalate’s H1 2021 Global Connected TV Ad Supply Chain trends report. Other findings include:
86% of U.S. households are reachable via CTV open programmatic advertising, up 34% YoYAbout 15% of open programmatic CTV advertising was invalid traffic in H1 2021, down from 20-25% in 202045% of open programmatic ad spend in CTV went to Roku devices; Amazon (14%) and Samsung (12%) round out the top three71% YoY increase in the number of CTV apps that support open programmatic advertising.

SOCIAL GOOD

Anthem Sports & Entertainment and its family of networks is partnering with Movember, a charity dedicated to men’s health, in support of the organization’s efforts to help men improve their physical and mental well-being. During the month, AXS TV, HDNET Movies, GameTV, Fight Network and Game+ will feature special Movember content and PSAs, headlined by a block of classic films starring some of cinema’s famous mustachioed men every Monday in November.

GOING GLOBAL

HBO GO, WarnerMedia’s regional streaming service in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, has revealed a new pricing strategy. Three-month subscriptions in its six direct-to-consumer territories will be available at discounted monthly prices. HBO GO is also available in Hong Kong and Vietnam, but through third-party operators.

Love Nature, a wildlife and nature brand with linear and streaming channels, has debuted on Australia’s 7plus, Seven Network’s streaming service, as both a FAST channel and a broadcaster video on demand offering.

SVOD kids platform Ameba TV has signed with production and distribution company Green Apple Entertainment to secure 12 new family and kids films for streaming in the US and Canada. “We have found that movies for young audiences are highly appealing to our family audience,” said Tony Havelka, President and CEO of Ameba.

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RATINGS

Hallmark Channel’s six Fall Harvest Saturday night original movie premieres have together averaged 1.5 million Households, 1.8 million Total Viewers and 194,000 Women 25-54, catapulting Hallmark Channel to become the #1 most-watched entertainment cable network on Saturdays and Weekends for the duration of the six-week run. The event delivered the most-watched entertainment cable program every Saturday for six consecutive weeks among Households, W18+ and Total Viewers.

Basic Cable Top 5 Nielsen Ratings for the week of October 11
Network, P2+ AA (000)
Prime Time
TBS 3174
ESPN 2610
Fox News 2307TBS 2279
MSNBC 1209
HGTV 924
Total Day
Fox News 1300
TBS 930
ESPN 897
MSNBC 676
HGTV 537

Broadcast Nielsen Top 10 M-F Syndicated Strip Series for the week of October 4 ranked in order by HH Rtg
Jeopardy (CMV) 5.9 AA
Family Feud (CMV) 5.2 AA
Wheel of Fortune (CMV) 5.2 AA
Judge Judy (CMV) 4.8 AA
Inside Edition (CMV) 2.2 AA
The Big Bang Theory (WB) 2.2 AA
Entertainment Tonight (CMV) 2.0 AA
Dr. Phil (CMV) 1.8 AA
Live With Kelly and Ryan (DAD) 1.6 AA
Hot Bench (CMV) 1.6 AA
Last Man Standing (DAD) 1.3 AA

Broadcast Nielsen Ratings for Tuesday, October 19
Show, P2+ 000s, (A18-49)
ABC: The Bachelorette 3.00 (0.8), Queens 1.75 (0.4)
CBS: FBI 3.89 (0.4), FBI: Most Wanted 54.24 (0.4), FBI: International 3.63 (0.4)
CW: DC’s Star Girl 0.51 (0.1), Supergirl 0.42 (0.1)
FOX: The Resident 3.31 (0.4), Our Kind of People 1.41 (0.3)
ION: Chicago Fire 1.12 (0.2), Chicago Fire 1.16 (0.2), Chicago Fire 1.10 (0.2)
NBC: The Voice 6.73 (0.7), La Brea 5.12 (0.6), New Amsterdam 3.42 (0.3
Telemundo: La Casa del los Famosos 1.17 (0.3), Hercal: Amor e Venganza 1.38 (0.4), Malverde: El Santo Patron 0.95 (0.3)
Univision: Disenando Tu Amor 1.77 (0.5), Vencer El Pasado 1.50 (0.5), La Desalmada 1.47 (0.5)
Source: Nielsen, live + same day time period averages

EXECUTIVE MOVES

Canela Media has appointed Angel Sepulveda as Head of Industry and Talent Relations. Prior to joining Canela, Sepulveda served as the Regional News Director for Noticias Univision Orlando and Tampa Bay.

Dynamic Television has added two new creative executives to its LA office. Rachel Taff has been named Director of Development and Will Baldwin was appointed Manager of Development. Taff was previously at Shoe Money Productions, while Baldwin joins from Disney ABC Drama Development.

Mark Evans has been elevated to Executive Vice President of Ad Sales for Fox Sports. Evans, a long-time FOX Sports Ad Sales executive, takes over from Seth Winter, who is scheduled to retire in February 2022.

This Day in History
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Which TV alien group was led by a leader named John and his deputy, Diana? The Visitors, in 1983 miniseries “V.” Kudos to: David Hauptman/Denver; Anthony Salerno-Horizon Media/NYC; Eric Dunefsky-Crossmedia/NYC; Dan Whitford-WTTW/Chicago; Lorrie Shilling/El Segundo, CA; John Kukla-KDFW/Dallas; David Prinz von Teck/Spokane, WA; Dave Martinez-Propogate/Electus/NYC; Tom Moore-Kalt Productions/LA; An Cheng-Telepictures/Burbank; Matt Sautter-WideOrbit/York, PA

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A+E NETWORKS
NYC, NY

Crafting and implement communication plans and marketing strategies across paid and emerging media platforms for the History Channel. Experience working with consumer marketing and creative groups with media agencies and data/analytics. 3+ years experience in the entertainment industry, ideally TV networks. Full info HERE (11/4)

DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE SPONSORSHIP AND INDIVIDUAL GIVING
FRED ROGERS PRODUCTIONS
PITTSBURGH, PA
Assist President & CEO in the development and implementation of a comprehensive corporate sponsorship strategy. Analyze trends in corporate sponsorship and philanthropic giving. Identify corporate sponsorship programs nation-wide whose giving priorities align with our mission. 5 to 10 years of experience in sponsorships, sales, or advertising. Full info HERE (11/3)

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LONG STORY SHORT MEDIA
WASHINGTON, DC
Writer for social media and short-form content, project managing, and gathering data and analytics that inform digital content strategy. Ideal candidates will be able to think about content across the multimedia spectrum. Full Info HERE (11/3)

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MEDIA TRAFFIC ASSISTANT
CIRCLE MEDIA
NASHVILLE TN
Perform a variety of administrative tasks & should have experience with data entry background & attention to detail. Broadcast or Radio Traffic experience, & a bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred. Wide Orbit or related program & Microsoft office expertise is a plus. B.A. Degree or equivalent, preferable w/a marketing or business focus. Full info HERE (11/2)

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CIRCLE MEDIA
NASHVILLE TN
Performs daily and monthly accounting and control procedures in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) including reconciliation of systems, month-end close, intercompany transactions, journal entries, and accruals. Financial accounting background and experience in television or network broadcasting, linear & OTT platforms. Full info HERE (11/2)

CONTENT EDITOR-MOTION GRAPHICS
CIRCLE MEDIA
NASHVILLE TN
Responsible for editing a variety of content, including but not limited to: acquired and original programming, network promos and graphics. Experience with Adobe editing suite and Motion graphics is a must. Create original programming for the linear network, AVOD platforms and social media as needed. Min of 2 yrs exp in broadcast/digital editing. Full info HERE (11/2)

MANAGER OF BRAND COMMUNICATIONS >>
FOX SPORTS / LOS ANGELES, CA: Communicate with outside voices, media, and other influencers to raise the profile of FOX Sports, its programming, executives & talent – garnering press coverage, securing speaking opportunities and conference participation to raise brand awareness. Full info HERE (10/28)

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E.W. SCRIPPS COMPANY
ATLANTA, NYC

Report & evaluate existing metrics, develop new metrics and reports, & provide strategic recommendations to assist with driving decision-making & measuring performance for key stakeholders. Perform analyses for network programming & competitive analysis for programs on other networks. Minimum 3+ yrs Media and/or TV audience research experience. Full info HERE (10/28)

SENIOR MANAGER OF PROMO PLANNING AND STRATEGY >>
FOX SPORTS/LOS ANGELES, CA: Responsible for strategy & scheduling of all Sports promotional content, including promo spots & graphic elements. Accountable for maintaining reporting database of FOX Sports contractual & Marketing Promo Priorities. Collaborate with In-Game team members to strategically schedule in-game elements for all broadcast sporting events. Full info HERE (10/27)

LEAD MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGNER
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MARQUEE SPORTS/CHICAGO: Lead graphics efforts to elevate sports viewing experience across multiple platforms. Design work for live television events and programs, advertiser features, brand marketing efforts and more. Experience as a motion graphics designer or animator at a media company, sports property, brand, or agency. Full info HERE (10/27)

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JUKIN MEDIA
LOS ANGELES, CA

Help set strategy for and execute business plan for your brand. Define and manage brand voice and tone. Hire, train, manage and develop team. Formulate and execute audience growth plan and use rapid testing, data and audience feedback to iterate and optimize content for the brand. 8+ yrs in the marketing and packaging of digital video brands req. Full info HERE (10/26)

SALES MANAGER
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comScore/NYC, Remote:
Individual contributor role responsible for selling our unique data services to agencies and brands; leveraging Comscore’s core audience, advertising measurement and activation capabilities to address clients’ strategic and tactical marketing challenges. Drive sales growth and grow existing agency and advertiser clients. 4-7 yrs related exp req. Full info HERE (10/26)

MEDIA PLANNER >>
VLADIMIR JONES/DENVER, COLORADO SPRINGS:
Preparing and implementing client media plans of all types for existing and prospective clients. Includes audience identification, research, development, and presentation of media plans & buys. Possess and maintain an understanding of media planning and buying across mediums. 3+ years of agency experience in media planning and buying. Full info HERE (10/26)

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MEDIAOCEAN/NYC, NY:
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MEDIAOCEAN/CHICAGO, IL:
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MEDIAOCEAN/CHICAGO IL:
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WEATHER GROUP/ALLEN MEDIA/ATLANTA, GA: Lead a team of producers & associate producers for live programming. Develop topical, engaging climate & sustainability content. Supervise the segment producers for all live and taped segments, making sure broadcast needs are consistently being met. 5 yrs recent and significant live television/control room & production/development experience req. Full info HERE (10/25)

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WEATHER GROUP/ALLEN MEDIA/ATLANTA, GA:
Produce dashboards with Looker, Excel to provide routine reporting to clients & internal stakeholders. Design & execute ad hoc analyses to answer questions about digital performance. Collaborate with internal & external stakeholders to manage data logistics. 4+ yrs of direct experience w/analytics, data mining & advanced analytical modeling req. Full info HERE (10/25)

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A+E NETWORKS
STAMFORD/REMOTE

Responsible for monitoring and reporting the status of A+E Network’s content publishing and related assets. Ensure all A+E media assets are delivered to partner package requirements and SLA’s. Must have familiarity with distribution products. Desired knowledge of partner platforms such as Amazon, Apple, Comcast, Pluto, Roku. Full info HERE (10/21)

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A+E NETWORKS
NYC Onsite

Support Post-Production and Production during the evening shift (2pm-10pm). Will provide technical support for our NY based Production & Post-Production facility including install/config/troubleshooting Systems include the Avid suite, Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (Premiere/Aftereffects), Telestream Vantage, Vidchecker, Spectra Logic Full info HERE (10/21)

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A+E NETWORKS
STAMFORD/REMOTE
Resp for the procurement, receipt, registration & processing of incoming Acquired Movies, Acquired Series for all A+E Network brands along with Lifetime Original Movies. 2 yrs of exp & understanding of movie formats. General knowledge of broadcast technical specs (video codecs, audio channel configs, closed captioning, post-production workflows). Full info HERE (10/21)

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JUKIN MEDIA
LOS ANGELES

Manage audience development and performance analysis and work with Program Strategy and Marketing teams on program/promo planning, scheduling and programming acquisitions. Analyze the performance of Streaming TV Channels, programming and promotion to optimize and grow viewership. 4+ yrs experience with 2+ yrs in a creative organization required. Full info HERE (10/21)

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JUKIN MEDIA
LOS ANGELES

Manage audience development and content strategy & work with cross-functional brand team to develop & execute programming plans. Analyze the performance of all published content & establish effective feedback loops. Define & implement best practices for social media channel optimization. 4 yrs work exp with 2 yrs in programming and/or audience dev. Full info HERE (10/21)

THURSDAY OCTOBER 21
ABC: Station 19, Grey’s Anatomy, Big Sky
CBS: Young Sheldon, United States of Al, Ghosts, B Positive, Bull
CW: Coroner [f], Legacies
FOX: NFL Football
NBC: The Blacklist [p], Law & Order: SVU, Law & Order: Organized Crime
PBS: This Old House, Ask This Old House, Call the Midwife, Grantchester on Masterpiece
Telemundo: La Casa de los Famosos, Hercal: Amor y Venganza, Malverde: El Santo Patron
Univision: La Rosa de Guadelupe, Vencer el Pasado, La Desalmada
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