or


[06/13/05 - 12:00 AM]
Judy Tygard Is Named a Senior Producer for CBS News' "48 Hours Mystery"

[via press release from CBS]

JUDY TYGARD IS NAMED A SENIOR PRODUCER FOR CBS NEWS' "48 HOURS MYSTERY"

Judy Tygard has been named a senior producer for CBS News' 48 HOURS MYSTERY, it was announced today by Susan Zirinsky, executive producer of the broadcast. The appointment is effective immediately.

Most recently, Tygard was a producer for the CBS News Special "Dan Rather: A Reporter Remembers." Prior to that, Tygard was a producer for 48 HOURS (2002-05), and before leaving for a five-year stint as a producer at ABC News' "Primetime" and "20/20"(1997-2002), she was a senior producer (1993-97) and producer (1989-93) for 48 HOURS.

Tygard first joined CBS News in 1985 as a news writer for Bob Schieffer and Morton Dean at the CBS EVENING NEWS weekend editions. Early in her career, Tygard was a broadcast producer for "The Ten O'Clock News" at WNEW-TV, New York City (1984-86) and an assignment editor, copy editor, writer and desk assistant for the same broadcast (1980-84).

A three-time Emmy Award recipient at 48 HOURS, Tygard has also been recognized for her work by the American Bar Association with a Silver Gavel in 1993 and a CINE Golden Eagle Film and Video Award in 2002.

Tygard was born in Pittsburgh, Penn. She graduated magna cum laude from Emerson College in Boston in 1980 with a degree in journalism. Tygard lives in Sleepy Hollow, N.Y. and is married to 60 MINUTES producer Mitch Weitzner. They have two children.

48 HOURS MYSTERY is broadcast Saturdays (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Susan Zirinsky is the executive producer.





  [september 2014]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
 


· 48 HOURS (CBS)





[09/16/14 - 03:07 PM]
Lifetime Announces Premiere Dates for "Project Runway All Stars" and "Project Runway: Threads"
Alyssa Milano hosts the former series, which returns Thursday, October 30 at 9:00/8:00c.

[09/16/14 - 03:06 PM]
"Monday Night Football" Helps ESPN Win the Night among All Networks
ESPN spins the numbers for Monday, September 15.

[09/16/14 - 02:31 PM]
GSN and Jerry Springer Taking "Baggage on the Road" in New Traveling Spinoff of Hit Dating Game Show "Baggage"
"It's hard to be shocked in my line of work, but I'm continually amazed at how revealing the contestants on the show have been," says Springer.

[09/16/14 - 02:00 PM]
Nomination Period for Fourth Annual "Fox Writer's Intensive" Begins Today
Nominations can be submitted by one of the FWI's partnering organizations or through submission by talent agents and management companies.

[09/16/14 - 01:20 PM]
Equestrian Coverage on NBCSN Highlighted by Central Park Grand Prix Live Thurs., Sept. 18 at 7 PM ET
The event features some of the world's top show jumpers including U.S. Champion Kent Farrington and Olympic gold medalists McLain Ward and Laura Kraut in a $200,000 FEI world ranking class.

[09/16/14 - 01:18 PM]
"Ray Donovan" Delivers Highest Rated Episode & Night Ever!
Showtime spins the numbers for Sunday, September 14.

[09/16/14 - 01:04 PM]
Season Three Finale of History's "Mountain Men" Hits 3.0 Million Total Viewers, Ranking as Cable's Top Show for the Night
History spins the numbers for Sunday, September 14.

[09/16/14 - 12:37 PM]
Mark Feuerstein Joins "Nurse Jackie"
He will play Barry Wolfe, a high-powered, cutthroat lawyer who will represent Jackie as she pieces her life back together following her arrest last season.

[09/16/14 - 12:07 PM]
"Ebola: Inside the Deadly Outbreak" to Simulcast On Discovery Channel and Discovery Fit & Health Thursday Sept. 18 at 10PM
The one-hour premiere special is a comprehensive look into the history, containment, and medical implications of this highly infectious disease.

[09/16/14 - 12:04 PM]
Adult Swim Ranks #1 Among Basic Cable Networks for Total Day Delivery of Adults 18-24 & 18-34 for the Second Week Of September
Turner spins the numbers for the week of September 8-14.

[09/16/14 - 10:45 AM]
Bears-49ers on NBC's "Sunday Night Football" Is NFL's Most-Watched West Coast Sunday Primetime Game Ever
NBC further spins the numbers for Sunday, September 14.

[09/16/14 - 10:31 AM]
Famed Wire Walker Nik Wallenda to Attempt His Most Challenging Tightrope Walk Yet Over the Chicago Skyline Untethered
"Skyscraper Live with Nik Wallenda" will air live around the world in over 220 countries beginning at 7 PM ET/4 PM PT, Sunday, November 2 on the Discovery Channel.

[09/16/14 - 10:18 AM]
Spike TV Travels the Infamous Silk Road to Develop New Drama, "Deep Web," From Tony Krantz and Gary Oldman's Flying Studio Pictures
The project is the incredible saga of an ambitious computer aficionado in Silicon Valley who, with the help of his friends, evolves into an internet underworld crime boss fueled by a web portal where one can buy anything - from a kidney to cocaine to a rocket-launcher.

[09/16/14 - 10:13 AM]
CMT Heads Back to the Bayou This Fall with the Return of "Swamp Pawn" and "Swamp Hunters" Beginning Saturday, October 11 at 9 PM, ET/PT
A special crossover episode of the two series will premiere Saturday, November 8 at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT.

[09/16/14 - 09:53 AM]
Video: Tuesday's Are Getting a Little Happier When MTV's New Series "Happyland" Premieres on September 30 at 11:00 PM ET/PT
The project is a soapy teen dramedy exploring the underbelly of one of the country's most popular theme parks, going behind the scenes to reveal the not so magical reality of the park workers.