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Debbie Reichig Named SVP, Media Sales Research & Insights, of Twentieth Television

Press release from 20th Television, Oct. 29, 2014: NEW YORK — Debbie Reichig has been named to the position of Senior Vice President, Media Sales Research & Insights, Twentieth Television, effective November 10th 2014. The announcement was made today by…

‘Hawaii Five-0′ Celebrates 100 Episodes by Revealing Hidden Nods to the Original Series Placed Within the Show Over the Past Five Years

Press release from CBS Entertainment, Oct. 30, 2014: Through the past five years, HAWAII FIVE-0 has often honored the original “Hawaii Five-O” series with references to its predecessor hidden within the episodes. In celebration of the 100th episode that airs…

CBS Gives Full Season Orders to All Four of Its New Dramas

Press release from CBS, Monday, Oct. 27, 2014: CBS has given full season orders to all four of its new dramas, including the #1 and #2 new series of the season, NCIS: NEW ORLEANS and SCORPION, Sunday’s #1 scripted broadcast,…

CBS Brings Programming Direct to Consumers With New Multi-Platform Digital Subscription Service

Press release from CBS, Oct. 16, 2014: CBS Corporation today announced the launch of CBS All Access, a new digital subscription video on demand and Nielsen-measured live streaming service for the CBS Television Network. CBS All Access will offer subscribers…

Turner Rebrands Boomerang Globally — The Network for Kids and Families Will Begin Its Rollout Fall 2014

Press release from Turner Broadcasting, Oct. 14, 2014: Turner Broadcasting announced today that its second flagship kids brand, Boomerang, is being re-launched as a global all-animation, youth-targeted network, repositioned with a line-up of timeless and contemporary cartoons programmed for family…

Marvel Television and Disney XD Announce New Original Animated Television Series ‘Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy’

Press release from Marvel and Disney XD, Oct. 10, 2014: Production has begun on “Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy,” an upcoming animated-television series for Disney XD, featuring the hugely popular characters introduced in the record-breaking Marvel Studios film of the…

Statement From Nielsen on Technical Error Affecting TV Ratings

Nielsen statement, Oct. 10, 2014: In response to recent ratings irregularities, Nielsen conducted an extensive internal investigation of our systems and processes. On Oct. 6, 2014, we uncovered a technical error that impacts national network television ratings over several months….

Karey Burke Joins ABC Family as Executive Vice President, Programming and Development

Press release from ABC Family, Oct. 8, 2014: Karey Burke has been named Executive Vice President Programming and Development, ABC Family. It was announced today by Tom Ascheim, President, ABC Family, to whom she will report. A highly respected force…

RTDNA Presents 2014 National Edward R. Murrow Awards — Winners Honored in New York City

Press release from Radio Television Digital News Association, Oct. 6, 2014 RTDNA has presented the 2014 National Edward R. Murrow Awards, which recognize work of the highest quality produced by radio, television and online news organizations around the world, at…

The Full Text of the Note NBC News President Deborah Turness Sent to NBC News Staff About the Cameraman Who Has Tested Positive for the Ebola Virus. He Was Working With Dr. Nancy Snyderman

All: As you know, Dr. Nancy Snyderman and our news team are in Liberia covering the Ebola outbreak. One of the members of their crew is an American freelance cameraman who has worked in Liberia for the past three years…