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A New Contender Joins the Late-Night Race

A challenger that could prove to be formidable is...   (Variety)

TV Station Spends All Week Covering a 450-Year-Old Story

A television station on the East Coast is focusing...   (TVNewsCheck)

Aretha Franklin Files for Injunction Against Telluride Film Festival

Hours before a scheduled screening at the Telluride Film...   (Detroit Free Press)

Showtime Unveils Plans for Presidential Project

A U.S. president will be at the heart of...   (THR)

Nielsen’s New Ranking of DMAs Is Out, and There’s Movement Among the Top Markets — Who’s Up and Who’s Down?

The new ranking of television’s designated market areas is...   (TVNewsCheck, Nielsen)

Jimmy Kimmel Reaches Out to Settle Feud — But Will the Death Threats Continue? (Here’s the Video)

ABC late-night host Jimmy Kimmel held out an olive...   (EW, Hulu, ABC)

TVWeek’s Labor Day Weekend Schedule

TVWeek will be closed Monday, Sept. 7, 2015, for...   (TVWeek)

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Media Buyer of the Year

TVWeek names its Media Buyer of the Year. It's Christine Merrifield. She's President, Investment, Activation and Operations for MediaVest USA. Though she has a traditional media background, Merrifield has been on the leading edge of media dealmaking in the digital arena as she partners companies such as Google with MediaVest's blue-chip lineup of clients, from Honda to Walmart to Coke. She helps shepherd billions of dollars in media spending. If you CLICK ON THE PICTURE above you'll be taken to the interview.