[11/08/06 - 12:56 PM]
What If You Kept Reliving the Most Unbelievable Day of Your Life?
ABC affiliates, ESPN and SOAPnet will all simultaneously air a thirty-second "Day Break" promo at 6:17 AM during a two-day window on November 14 and/or 15.

[via press release from ABC]


ABC Creates 6:17 AM Roadblock to Launch �Day Break� on Both Broadcast and Cable Networks

Additional Marketing Efforts Include �Day Break� Game on ABC.com, Sneak Peek of First Two Acts, Unique In-Tunnel Advertising and LCD Subway Screens

In support of the premiere of the new drama �Day Break� starring Taye Diggs, ABC is having ABC affiliates, ESPN and SOAPnet participate in simultaneously airing a thirty-second �Day Break� promo to create a �road block� at 6:17 AM during a two-day window on November 14 and/or 15. The series features Diggs as Detective Brett Hopper who, because of his past actions, keeps reliving the most unbelievable day of his life which starts at 6:17 AM.

Additional marketing support includes an original �Day Break� game available exclusively on ABC.com, where players must pass five levels and every decision they make affects the rest of their day and their ability to complete the game; a sneak peek of the first two acts of the premiere available at ABC.com and additional online outlets; two in-theatre one-minute campaigns; unique in-tunnel advertising in top markets; and LCD subway screens.

Available in several top markets, the in-tunnel advertising is similar to a �flip� book and passengers on public trains will see a moving sequence as they ride by the stationary billboards. The LCD subway screens (urban panels) run spots in HD with no sound and are mounted above subway entrances in New York City.

About �Day Break�

Today, Detective Brett Hopper (Taye Diggs) will wake up to a nightmare. Falsely accused of shooting an assistant district attorney, Hopper must race against time to prove his innocence. But that�s just the tip of the iceberg, because before this day is through, everyone Hopper loves will be in grave danger.

Luckily for Hopper, he�s getting a second chance. And a third. For no matter what goes wrong, tomorrow will be today, reset to zero. Though he�s beginning again, Hopper will have his memory and painful reminders of everything he went through. Interrogation bruises, scars from fights, a gunshot wound from a narrow escape.

Every today heads in a new direction, as Hopper pieces together the conspiracy that threatens his world. The clock is ticking on an action-packed thrill ride that will take him from the street gangs of LA to the highest reaches of government.

�Day Break� stars Taye Diggs as Detective Brett Hopper, Moon Bloodgood as Rita Shelten, Meta Golding as Jennifer Mathis, Victoria Pratt as Andrea Battle, Ramon Rodriguez as Damien Ortiz and Adam Baldwin as Chad Shelten.

The series, which was created by Paul Zbyszewski (�After the Sunset�), is executive-produced by Matthew Gross, Jeffrey Bell (�Alias,� �Angel,� �The X-Files�) and Rob Bowman (�The X-Files,� �Elektra�). Zbyszewski also serves as co-executive producer. �Day Break� is from Touchstone Television.

  [october 2015]  


[10/12/15 - 03:20 PM]
"American Horror Story: Hotel" Premiere Delivers 12.17 Million Viewers
FX further spins the numbers for Wednesday, October 7.

[10/12/15 - 02:47 PM]
With 14-Day Multi-Platform Viewing, The Premiere Epsiode of "Limitless" Increases to More Than 17.6 Million Viewers
CBS further spins the numbers for Tuesday, September 22.

[10/12/15 - 01:48 PM]
Modern-Day Medicine Woman Knows No Boundaries When Caring for the Animals of the Last Frontier on Animal Planet's "Dr. Dee: Alaska Vet"
The eight-episode series premieres on Saturday, November 7 at 9:00/8:00c.

[10/12/15 - 01:17 PM]
Adrien Brody and Lorraine Bracco to Guest Star on New Showtime(R) Comedy Series "Dice"
Brody will guest star in one episode playing himself, while Bracco will guest star in two episodes as Toni, a Vegas overlord who owns series star Andrew Dice Clay's gambling debts.

[10/12/15 - 12:15 PM]
Velocity Says Goodbye to Iconic Automotive Series "Overhaulin'" with Star-Studded Final Episodes
Velocity is celebrating its undeniable legacy with four all-new episodes, two of which feature movie stars Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, and retired U.S. Navy SEAL and "Lone Survivor" co-author Marcus Luttrell.

[10/12/15 - 12:12 PM]
Esquire Network Celebrates Marty McFly's Trip to the Future with a Bingeworthy Marathon of the "Back to the Future" Trilogy on Oct 21, 2015!
Relive all the breathtaking action, groundbreaking comedy and sheer movie-making magic of one of the most brilliantly inventive, wildly entertaining motion picture triumphs in Hollywood history.

[10/12/15 - 11:32 AM]
CBS Launches MySupergirlIs.Com, Encouraging People to Put a Social Spotlight on the Supergirl in Their Own Lives
The site enables those with a strong and inspiring "supergirl" in their lives to celebrate her publicly with a customized #MYSUPERGIRL graphic featuring her name and photo to share on Facebook.

[10/12/15 - 11:15 AM]
Taye Diggs to Guest-Star in a Multi-Episode Arc on New Drama "Rosewood"
Diggs will portray Dr. Mike Boyce, a world-renowned infectious disease doctor based in Miami and the longtime best friend of Dr. Beaumont Rosewood (Morris Chestnut).

[10/12/15 - 11:05 AM]
With Live +7-Day Playback, CBS Widens Its Premiere Week Lead Over Its Nearest Competitor to 2.5 Million Viewers
CBS further spins the numbers for the week of September 21-27.

[10/12/15 - 11:00 AM]
Nigel Lythgoe and Gail Berman Get Their Game on with Pop as "Easiest Game Show Ever" Heads Into Production with 20 Episodes
The series puts a new twist on "True or False?" and gives contestants the opportunity to win up to $100,000 cash per episode.

[10/12/15 - 10:43 AM]
VH1 Hosts Roundtable Discussion Moderated by T.J. Holmes on the Reality of Being Openly Gay in the Hip Hop Community with "LHH: Out in Hip Hop" Premiering Monday, October 19 at 11PM
Moderated by ABC News' T.J. Holmes, the open dialogue will include a studio audience that has been touched by the Miles and Milan story line.

[10/12/15 - 10:31 AM]
Live + 3 Day Ratings: Standing as Tuesday's Biggest Gainer, ABC's "S.H.I.E.L.D." Emerges as the Top Scripted Show in Its Hour
ABC further spins the numbers for Tuesday, October 6.

[10/12/15 - 10:18 AM]
Video: "Outcast" - Comic Con Exclusive Scene (Cinemax)
The series, based on the Robert Kirkman comic book of the same name, premieres in 2016.

[10/12/15 - 10:11 AM]
Top Women of Country to Perform at Country Music's Biggest Night(TM)
All eyes will be focused on Country Music on November 4 to see the leading ladies of the format, including Kelsea Ballerini, Miranda Lambert, Maddie & Tae, and Kacey Musgraves, performing during the three-hour gala.

[10/12/15 - 10:00 AM]
MTV's Iconic Series "Real World" Begins Production Today in Hip Downtown Las Vegas
This season, cast members take over the penthouse suite at the dynamic Gold Spike in the revamped downtown section of Las Vegas.