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					PRESS MATERIALS FOR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10, 2011



PG. 2     JERRY BRUCKHEIMER LIVE TWEET DURING ABC’S TAKE THE MONEY & RUN (8/16)

PG. 3     ON ABC’S WIPEOUT (8/25)

PG. 4     ABC OVERNIGHT RATINGS (8/9)

PG. 5     ON THE MIDSEASON FINALE OF ABC FAMILY’S PRETTY LITTLE LIARS (8/30)

PG. 6-7   NEW COMEDY JESSIE TO PREMIERE SEPTEMBER 30 ON DISNEY CHANNEL
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August 10, 2011


                                          QUICK TAKE
          JERRY BRUCKHEIMER WILL BE ANSWERING QUESTIONS LIVE VIA TWITTER
            DURING EPISODE 3 OF ABC’S “TAKE THE MONEY & RUN,” AUGUST 16

                  “Take the Money & Run” Sweepstakes Also Open at ABC.com

        Jerry Bruckheimer, joined by interrogators Paul Bishop and Mary Hanlon Stone, will be up on
Twitter live @BruckheimerJB on TUESDAY, AUGUST 16 from 9:00-10:00 p.m., ET and PT, during
Episode 3 of “Take the Money & Run,” hosting a live chat on ABC.com to offer commentary on the
exciting action taking place, behind-the-scenes anecdotes and exclusive photos. Prior to this live
chat, fans can also submit questions on http://abc.go.com/shows/take-the-money-and-run/ask-
jerry-bruckheimer or tweet their questions #JerryChat.

      Also for the series, ABC.com now has a Sweepstakes open, allowing viewers to enter for a
chance to win $5,000. No purchase necessary. Visit http://abc.go.com/shows/take-the-money-and-
run/sweepstakes to enter and for the official rules.

         On Tuesday night’s episode, sisters Jennifer & Rebecca Albano in Miami are given one hour
to hide a briefcase worth $100,000. Once that time is up, they’re taken into custody by local police
detectives Jorge Montero & Manuel Muñoz and brought to investigative headquarters. \Over the
next 48 hours, the detectives will work with professional interrogators – Detective Paul Bishop and
Deputy District Attorney/best-selling author Mary Hanlon Stone – to combine efforts and determine
the location of the briefcase. All they’ll have to go on are cell phone calls, any receipts and GPS
coordinates from the players’ car. The rest will be learned from two days and nights of grueling
interrogations and extensive field work. If the two detectives can find the briefcase within 48 hours,
they’ll keep the money. If not, the two players keep the $100,000. Combining elements of an edge-
of-your-seat investigative drama with the excitement of real people attempting to outwit high-level
detectives and interrogators, “Take the Money & Run” takes reality television to a whole new level.

        Detective/best-selling author Paul Bishop (www.bishsbeat.blogspot.com) is a high ranking
detective specializing in Sex Crimes for a major metropolitan police department on the west coast,
where he has twice been honored as Detective of the Year. Deputy District Attorney and best-selling
author Mary Hanlon Stone (www.maryhanlonstone.com) joined California’s District Attorney’s Office,
where she specialized in domestic violence and sexual assault prosecutions.

        “Take the Money & Run” is produced by Profiles Television LLC and Jerry Bruckheimer
Television, and distributed in the U.S. by Horizon Alternative Television. Executive producers are Jerry
Bruckheimer, Bertram van Munster, Jonathan Littman, Elise Doganieri and Philip Morrow. KristieAnne
Reed and Mark Dziak are co-executive producers.

ABC Media Relations: Jonathan Hogan (818) 460-7016 or jonathan.hogan@abc.com
Photography: www.abcmedianet.com or Photo Hotline: (818) 460-6611

@TakeTheMoney
#TakeTheMoney
http://www.facebook.com/TakeTheMoney

                                          -- ABC --
August 10, 2011


         FAMILY MEMBERS ARE PUT TO THE ULTIMATE TEST TO FIND OUT IF BLOOD
          IS ACTUALLY THICKER THAN WATER -- OR MUD -- ON ABC’S “WIPEOUT”


        “The Family That Wipeouts Together” – “Parental guidance is suggested. Unless your parent
suggests you run the Wipeout course together, in which case you should contact authorities
immediately,” says host John Henson. Pairs of family members play together on the world’s largest
obstacle course for some real family bonding. It’s all relative, as teams first encounter the Double
Bubble Trouble before they try to fight gravity in the Space-themed Double Barrel. Only six sets of
family members will battle it out on Total Carnage, and even fewer will take a swing on the Wipeout
Playset. From there, only two duos with the strongest family ties and fastest time will go head-to-
head in the Wipeout Zone for a cool $50,000 prize to share. Hosted by John Anderson (ESPN’s
“SportsCenter”), John Henson (E! Entertainment’s “Talk Soup”) and co-hosted by Jill Wagner,
“Wipeout” airs THURSDAY, AUGUST 25 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.

        Each week, 24 new exciting contestants of all ages, shapes and sizes go head to head
through four rounds of demanding but hilarious obstacle courses to win the title of “Wipeout
Champion” and the $50,000 grand prize. In the end, only one contestant will win, while everyone else
will Wipeout!

        “Wipeout” executive producers are Matt Kunitz (“101 Ways to Leave A Game Show” “Fear
Factor”) and Scott Larsen. Shye Sutherland, Kevin Wehrenberg, Trice Barto and J. Rupert Thompson
are co-executive producers. The series is produced by Endemol USA. David Goldberg is the chairman
of Endemol North America.

About Endemol USA
Endemol USA is a leading producer of television programming specializing in reality and non-
scripted genres for network and cable television. The company produces the mega hits “Deal or No
Deal,” “Wipeout,” “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” and “Big Brother.” Endemol USA is a division of
the Endemol Group, a prominent international content developer, producer and distributor of
television and online programming. The company, headquartered in the Netherlands, has
subsidiaries and joint ventures in 25 countries, including the major European markets, the U.S., South
Africa, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and Australia. Endemol is owned by a consortium consisting of
Goldman Sachs Capital Partners, Mediaset Group and Cyrte Group. For more information, please visit
www.endemolusa.tv. Endemol is a privately held company.

      “Wipeout” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format, with 5.1
channel surround sound. This program carries a TV-PG,L parental guideline.

       For more information on “Wipeout,” visit ABC.com

ABC Media Relations: Edwin Escobar (818) 460-7758 edwin.escobar@abc.com
Endemol USA Contact: Chantelle Siegel (310) 860-9914 chantelle.siegel@endemolusa.tv


                                           -- ABC --
August 10, 2011
Quick Take for Tuesday, August 9, 2011
(Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings)

ABC’s “Wipeout” Matches its Best Tuesday Performance This Summer in Adults
                                   18-34

ABC’s “Take the Money & Run” Retains 95% of its Week-Earlier Debut in Adults
   18-49 and Grows its Slot Year to Year Against the Second Hour of NBC’s
                                   “Talent”

 “Wipeout” (8:00-9:00 p.m.)
At 8:00 p.m., ABC’s “Wipeout” ranked second with Adults 18-49, turning in the Net’s 2nd-best
performance in the time slot this summer. In addition, “Wipeout” matched a summer high in
Tuesday’s 8 o’clock hour in Adults 18-34 (1.7/6). The ABC unscripted series dominated its
unscripted time period competition on NBC (“It’s Worth What?”) by 1.7 million Total Viewers
(6.1 million vs. 4.4 million) and by 73% in young adults (1.9/6 vs. 1.1/4).

    “Wipeout” finished as the No. 1 broadcast program in the hour with Teens 12-17 and Kids 2-
     11 for the 2nd week in a row.

“Take the Money & Run” (9:00-10:00 p.m.)
Against the opening hour of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” from 9:00-10:00 p.m., ABC’s “Take
the Money & Run” retained a strong 95% of its week-earlier debut in Adults 18-49, while
holding 100% in Adults 18-34. In addition, the new ABC series grew week to week by 6% in
Men 18-49 and by 11% in Men 25-54 to produce ABC’s highest numbers in the time slot in 7
weeks – since 6/21/11.

    “Take the Money & Run” built on its lead-in by 15% in Men 18-34 and by 6% in Men 18-
     49, marking the show’s 2nd straight week of lead-in gains in Men 18-34.

    “Take the Money & Run” boosted the 9 o’clock hour for ABC year to year by a substantial
     31% in Total Viewers (4.7 million vs. 3.6 million) and by 29% in Adults 18-49 (1.8/5 vs. 1.4/4),
     topping the year-ago night with original programming (“Shaq Vs.” on 8/10/10).

A note about increasing DVR penetration and year-to-year rating comparisons: Year-to-year
rating comparisons based on the Live + Same Day data stream are distorted by the level of DVR
penetration in the Nielsen sample, which has jumped up to 41% currently, from 37% at the same
point in 2010. More viewers are watching shows on their own timetables, which may not be reflected
in the overnight next day numbers. The only truly valid year-to-year comparison would be one based
on the Live + 7 Day metric, once those stats are released by Nielsen.

Source: The Nielsen Company (Fast Affiliate, Live + Same Day Ratings), 8/9/11.
Contacts: Jeff Lindsey (818) 460-5095 jeffrey.s.lindsey@disney.com /Pons Rongavilla (818) 460-5615
ponciano.rongavilla@disney.com /Salima Merchant (818) 460-6847 salima.merchant@disney.com.


                                            -- ABC --
                          “A’S” GAME TAKES A GRAVE TURN
                IN THE MIDSEASON FINALE OF “PRETTY LITTLE LIARS,”
               TUESDAY, AUGUST 30TH AT 8:00 PM ET/PT ON ABC FAMILY

                All Day Pretty Little Liars Marathon to Air 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM ET/PT

Burbank, CA (Aug. 10, 2011) – All is not what it seems for four Pretty Little Liars as “A” sends them
on a hunt to destroy lives in order to save another, in “Over My Dead Body,” the midseason finale of
ABC Family’s hit original series “Pretty Little Liars,” premiering Tuesday, August 30th (8:00 –
9:00 PM ET/PT). Fans can catch up with this season’s episodes with an all day marathon leading
into the midseason finale beginning at 11:00 AM ET/PT.

Aria, Emily, Hanna and Spencer have made a crucial mistake – they told someone about “A” and
now they must pay the price. With the clock ticking and “A” calling the shots, the girls are sent on
missions to do “A’s” bidding in order to save their trusted confidant. Each mission will ultimately lead
to what the four liars want the most, but at a costly price to their loved ones and themselves. Can
Aria, Emily, Hanna and Spencer go through with their given tasks in order to save one, or will they
ignore “A” to save those around them from being hurt? And ultimately, will this matter when all is
said and done? Nothing is ever as it seems in Rosewood, PA.

“Pretty Little Liars” is produced by Alloy Entertainment in association with Warner Horizon Television
and is executive produced by I. Marlene King, Oliver Goldstick and Leslie Morgenstein. The series
stars Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Holly Marie Combs, Lucy Hale, Ian Harding, Laura Leighton,
Chad Lowe, Shay Mitchell and Sasha Pieterse.

Part of the Disney/ABC Television Group, ABC Family is distributed in over 98 million homes. ABC
Family features programming reflecting today's families, entertaining and connecting with adults
through relevant stories about today's relationships, all told with diversity, passion, humor and heart.
ABC Family's programming is a mix of network defining original series and original movies, quality
acquired series and blockbuster theatricals. ABC Family is also the destination for annual Holiday
events with "13 Nights of Halloween" and "25 Days of Christmas!" ABC Family. A New Kind of
Family.

ABC Family Media Relations: Catherine Graves, (818) 973-4044, Catherine.Graves@disney.com

Artwork and Video are available on www.abcfamilymedianet.com. You can also become a fan of the
show on Facebook and Twitter at:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/prettylittleliars                 Twitter: www.twitter.com/ABCFpll
                                                                     #prettylittleliars

Official ABC Family “Pretty Little Liars” website: www.abcfamily.com/prettylittleliars


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  "JESSIE," A COMEDY ABOUT A SMALL TOWN GIRL TURNED NEW YORK CITY
      NANNY, PREMIERES FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 ON DISNEY CHANNEL

                Fan-Favorite Debby Ryan Leads Talented Ensemble Cast


       Disney Channel fan-favorite Debby Ryan ("The Suite Life on Deck," "16 Wishes")
stars in "Jessie," a new comedy series about a small-town girl who leaves behind her
Texas roots and finds a job in the Big Apple as nanny to a high-flying couple's four
precocious kids. The series premieres FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 (9:00 p.m., ET/PT) on
Disney Channel.

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www.disneychannelmedianet.com. Registration Required).

       In the premiere episode, Jessie accepts a job as a nanny and moves in with the
Ross Family – high-flying couple Christina, a former supermodel turned business
mogul, and Morgan, a famous movie director, their four kids and beloved 7-foot Asian
Water Monitor Lizard. While Jessie's new big city life is full of opportunity and
excitement, she quickly discovers how much she relies on the support and advice of the
kids in her care -- 13-year-old Emma, the biological child of the bunch, 10-year-old
Indian adoptee Ravi, 12-year-old American adoptee Luke and seven-year-old African
adoptee Zuri. Also helping Jessie navigate her new big city adventure is Bertram, the
family's beloved yet frosty butler, and Tony, the building's 20-year-old doorman.

Following is the multi-platform rollout for "Jessie":

Saturday, August 27
DisneyChannel.com will launch the "Jessie" super site, featuring the game Jessie’s Ross
Wrangle, videos, weekly quizzes and a special dedicated site page for Debby Ryan.

Tuesday, September 20
Free download of "Jessie" available on iTunes and Sony PS.

Friday, September 23
Premiere episode of "Jessie" available on Disney Channel on Demand (SVOD).

Friday, September 30
Broadcast television premiere of "Jessie" (9:00 p.m., ET/PT), with simulcast on Sprint
TV and MobiTV. "Jessie" premiere episode available on DisneyChannel.com.

Saturday, October 1
"Jessie" premiere episode available on Mobile VOD (AT&T, Sprint and Verizon) and
Microsoft Xbox.
       In addition to Ryan, the series stars Tony Award-nominated Kevin Chamberlin
(Broadway's "The Addams Family") as Bertram; Peyton List ("27 Dresses," "Diary of a
Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules") as Emma; Karan Brar ("Diary of a Wimpy Kid," "Diary of a
Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules") as Ravi; Cameron Boyce ("Grown Ups") as Luke and Skai
Jackson ("Royal Pains") as Zuri. Recurring are newcomer Chris Galya as Tony the
doorman; Charles Esten ("Big Love") and Christina Moore ("Hawthorne") as Morgan and
Christina Ross.

       "Jessie" is created by veteran producer Pamela Eells O'Connell ("Family Matters,"
"The Suite Life of Zack & Cody," "The Suite Life on Deck"). The series is a production of
It's A Laugh Productions, Inc. It carries a TV-G parental guideline.

       Disney Channel is a 24-hour kid-driven, family inclusive television network that
taps into the world of kids and families through original series and movies. Currently
available on basic cable in over 99 million U.S. homes and to millions of other viewers
on Disney Channels around the world, Disney Channel is part of the Disney/ABC
Television Group.

Press Contact:
Rachel Fox
Rachel.H. Fox@disney.com
(818) 569-3309

                                   -- Disney Channel –-

				
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