Tag Archives: Academy Awards

The Daily News: Television is Very Much Alive

This story in the Daily News titled,  “Broadcast Platform Not Dead, Just Different” gives an overview of broadcast’s roll in today’s media landscape.  Emma Armstrong, Account Director at BBDO responsible for FedEx’s award winning advertising, says “television is very much alive, … Continue Reading

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2010 82nd Academy Award Memphis Ties and Ratings

On March 7, 2010, the 82nd Annual Academy Awards aired on ABC and locally in Memphis on WPTY (ABC).   The Memphis DMA average household rating was 21.5 with a 29 share.  Last year in 2009, WPTY averaged a 14.9 household rating with a 20.5 … Continue Reading

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2009 Oscar Nominations with Memphis Ties

The Commercial Appeal in Memphis reports that three of the Academy Awards Oscar nominations have ties to Memphis.  The Witness:  From the Balcony of Room 306 was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary, Short Subject.  Rev. Samuel Billy Kyles … Continue Reading

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