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Talkshows, court strips, comedies and dramas get ready for their national rollout as buyers have plenty to choose from to fill progamming pipeline:

2013 Firstrun

America Now
Distributor: Trifecta Entertainment
Producer: ITV Studios America, Raycom
Notebook: Half-hour strip; cleared for barter with a 4/4 local/national split.

“Arsenio Hall”
Distributor: CBS Television Distribution
Producer: CBS Television Distribution, Octagon Entertainment, Arsenio Hall Communications
Notebook: Cash plus barter, 5.5 national and 9.5 local; sold in latenight timeslots; cleared in 95% of the country.

“Bethenny”
Distributor: Warner Bros.
Producer: Telepictures
Notebook: Cash plus barter, with an 11 local/4 national split

“Cops Reloaded”
Distributor: Twentieth Television
Producer: Langley Prods.
Notebook: Re-edited versions of Fox’s long-running Saturday night reality franchise sold as double-run half-hours. Barter with a 4.5 local/3 national split per half-hour.

“OK TV”
Distributor: Trifecta Entertainment
Producer: Trifecta Entertainment, Big Fish, Unconventional Partners
Notebook: Entertainment magazine strip based on gossip magazine. Barter.

“Paternity Court”
Distributor: MGM Domestic Television Distribution
Producer: MGM, 79th and York Entertainment
Notebook: Barter with a 3.5/3.5 local-national split

The Queen Latifah Show
Distributor: Sony Pictures Television
Producer: Sony Pictures Television, Overbrook Entertainment, Flavor Unit Entertainment
Notebook: Sold in 90% of the country; cash plus barter with a 4 national/11 local split.

“Supreme Justice With Judge Karen”
Distributor: Entertainment Studios
Producer: Entertainment Studios
Notebook: Double-run half-hours sold for barter with a 3.5/3.5 local-national split.

“The Test”
Distributor: CBS Television Distribution
Producer: Stage 29 Prods.
Notebook: Cleared in 56% of the country, including on the Tribune broadcast group, which is a financial partner, and on 29 Sinclair stations. Cash plus barter with a 10.5 local/4.5 split.

“TMZ Live”
Distributor: Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution
Producer: Harvey Levin Prods., paraMedia, in association with Telepictures.
Notebook: Sold to Fox-owned stations for cash only with 15 minutes of local advertising inventory per episode.

2013 Offnet sitcoms

“Anger Management”
Distributor: Debmar-Mercury
Producer: Lionsgate TV, Revolution Studios
Notebook: Available

“The Cleveland Show”
Distributor: Twentieth Television
Producer: 20th Century Fox Television, Fuzzy Door Prods.
Notebook: “The Family Guy” spin-off is sold to TV stations, TBS and Adult Swim.

“Community”
Distributor: Sony Pictures Television,
Producer: SPT, Krasnoff Foster Prods.
Notebook: Sold to TV stations covering 90% of the country and to Comedy Central.

“Hot in Cleveland”
Distributor: CBS Television Distribution
Producer: TV Land, Hazy Mills Prods., SamJen Prods.
Notebook: Sold in 91% of the country.

“The Middle”
Distributor: Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution
Producer: Warner Bros. Television, Blackie and Blondie Prods.
Notebook: Sold to TV stations, ABC Family and Hallmark

“Mike & Molly”
Distributor: Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distributions
Producer: Warner Bros. Television, Chuck Lorre Prods.
Notebook: Sold to TV stations and FX

“Modern Family”
Distributor: Twentieth Television
Producer: 20th Century Fox Television, Levitan/Lloyd
Notebook: Sold to TV stations and USA Network. 14

“Raising Hope”
Distributor: Twentieth Television
Producer: 20th Century Fox Television, Amigos de Garcia Prods.
Notebook: Available

Weekly hours 2013

“Glee”
Distributor: Twentieth Television
Producer: 20th Century Fox Television, Ryan Murphy Prods., Brad Falchuk Tele-vision
Notebook: Sold to TV stations and Oxygen

“The Good Wife”
Distributor: CBS Television Distribution
Producer: CBS Television Studios, Scott Free Prods., King Size Prods.
Notebook: Available

“Psych”
Distributor: NBCUniversal
Producer: Universal Cable Prods.Notebook: Sold to Ion and Netflix.

“Republic of Doyle”
Distributor: Trifecta Entertainment
Producer: Canadian Broadcasting Co.
Notebook: All-barter weekly hour with an 8 local/8 national split

Rescue 3
Distributor: Trifecta Entertainment
Producer: Tower 18 Prods., Emmet/Furla Films
Notebook: First-run weekly hours barter with a 9 local/7 national split; sold to Tribune-owned stations

“White Collar”
Distributor: Twentieth Television
Producer: Fox Television Studios, Jeff Eastin and Warrior George Prods.
Notebook: Sold to TV stations for weekend plays and MyNetworkTV in primetime

2014

“Blue Bloods”
Distributor: CBS Television Distribution
Producer: CBS Television Studios
Notebook: Available

“Covert Affairs”
Distributor: NBCUniversal
Producer: Universal Cable Prods.
Notebook: Available for license on cable and digital platforms

“Grimm”
Distributor: NBCUniversal
Producer: Universal Television, Hazy Mills
Notebook: Available

“Parenthood”
Distributor: NBCUniversal
Producer: Universal Television, Imagine Television
Notebook: Sold to Netflix and Amazon; available for license to basic cable.

“Royal Pains”
Distributor: NBCUniversal
Producer: Universal Cable Prods.NOTEBOOK: Available for license on cable and digital platforms

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