TV Guide Network

Network Profile

  • Median age: 443
  • Recent acquisitions "Ugly Betty" and "Punk'd" increased viewers 18 to 49 by 17 percent and 31 percent, respectively.4
  • Specials "Susan Boyle" and "Biggest TV Blunders" increased viewers 18 to 49 by 97 percent and 84 percent, respectively.5

Integrated Media Opportunities

TV Guide Network's premium and original programming enables advertisers to take advantage of:

  • Branded on-screen graphics, such as snipes and pop-ups
  • Custom vignettes
  • First-time advertiser opportunities within acquired, premium channel, award-winning series
  • In-show integrations and segment sponsorships

TVGuide.com

  • Custom editorial integrations
  • High-impact roadblocks and site takeovers
  • Tentpole special sections: Red Carpet and Fall Preview

TV Guide on-demand and broadband:

  • Integrations, lower thirds, pre- and mid-rolls

Contact

Richy Glassberg
Exec VP-TV Guide Media Ad Sales Group
212-626-2500

TV Guide Network is the true entertainment insider and the network that celebrates Hollywood, its stars and the TV shows that fans adore. Committed to buzzworthy, breakout programming and a rich, multiplatform viewing experience, TV Guide Network is seen in more than 80 million homes nationwide1 and online at TVGuide.com, a one-stop fan destination serving 21 million unique users per month.2 TV Guide Network, TVGuide.com, and the TV Guide brand are owned by Lionsgate, the leading next-generation studio—which produces the award-winning series "Mad Men" and "Weeds" and co-produces the acclaimed "Nurse Jackie"—and One Equity Partners, the private equity arm of JP Morgan Chase & Co.

The network is now home to some of America's fan-favorite series, including "Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Ugly Betty" and "Weeds." The network also takes fans behind the scenes of Hollywood with original programming that delivers the latest news on entertainment and pop culture, as well as live coverage of the industry's biggest events, such as the Red Carpet at the Academy Awards.

TV Guide Network has teamed up with "Curb Your Enthusiasm" creator and star Larry David to launch "The Discussion"— exclusive, never-before-seen extras that will run in conjunction with each "Curb" episode beginning in June. The highly acclaimed comedy series "Weeds," starring Mary-Louise Parker, also makes its basic cable debut exclusively on TV Guide Network beginning in September.

Movie fans will find their favorite stars all week long with TV Guide Network's afternoon and prime-time movie selections. TV Guide Network is committed to delivering the very best in entertainment, and the network will soon be available in HD.



HIGHLIGHTS

RED CARPET ALL YEAR ROUND 2011

TV Guide Network's coverage offers an insider's perspective on Hollywood's hottest events and invites fans along for the star-studded ride. It's all here and live at TV Guide Network's Red Carpet coverage of major award shows.

WEEDS
Mary-Louise Parker stars in this award-winning comedy series as Nancy Botwin, a widow who is trying to figure out how to keep her family together in an upscale California suburb after the sudden death of her husband.

BIG MOVIE PREMIERE
This feature previews the most anticipated movies of the season, featuring red-carpet interviews with a film's stars, plus clips and making of footage.

HOLLYWOOD ENTERTAINMENT
TV Guide Network keeps viewers informed with a one-hour entertainment news magazine program covering the latest stories in television, film and music.

UGLY BETTY
This hit one-hour dramedy stars America Ferrera as Betty Suarez, a sweet, quirky Latina from Long Island, and her pop culture adventures in the glamorous world of fashion magazine publishing.

CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM
"Seinfeld" co-creator Larry David stars as himself in an unsparing but tongue-in-cheek depiction of his life.

PUNK'D
"Punk'd" mastermind Ashton Kutcher produces and hosts this hidden-camera series that captures his hilarious pranks on celebrities from Justin Timberlake to Halle Berry. TV Guide Network brings back the best episodes of "Punk'd"—talk about your celebrity outtakes!

FASHION TEAM
Comedienne and fashion maven Daphne Brogdon and stylist and expert Lawrence "The Fashion Guy" Zarian host this weekly look at the world of Hollywood fashion from red-carpet couture to on-set styles.



(All programs reach viewers 18 to 49)



Sources: 1Nielsen, 2010 2Omniture, March 2010 3Nielsen 4Q09, P2+,MSu 6 a.m.6 a.m. 4"Ugly Betty" and "Punk'd" 4Q09 premieres vs. same time periods '08 5"Susan Boyle" 12/13/09 8 p.m., "Blunders" 2/28/10 8 p.m. vs. same time periods previous year