BECKER 2003/04 Basic Information

This information is subject to change and was last updated on 07/23/03.


The 2003/04 Season (Syndication Year One) of BECKER runs 09/15/03 through 09/10/04. The full license term is 208 weeks and ends 09/07/07.


BECKER Primary Strip Runs 

BECKER is delivered via satellite. It is a half-hour show delivered on a "Stripped Basis" airing 5 days a week Monday thru Friday. Each of the five weekly BECKER Strip episodes is fed twice, one business day before air. If you miss a feed of BECKER you may also order a tape. There is a fee for ordering tape, and BECKER can not be libraried. Paramount Broadcast Services can provide current prices for ordering tape.


BECKER is closed captioned and in stereo.


BECKER is fed with pulled-up blacks; you must re-cue your tape. The episodes are fed with the national spot(s) already integrated.


BECKER is scheduled by Paramount. 116 episodes from the first five seasons become available during the 2003/04 season. BECKER is still in production beyond Season Five.


BECKER is rated by Paramount using the expanded ratings system and includes a TV Ratings icon and any necessary content codes.


Generic Format

(7 minutes commercial time; 2 National, 5 Local.)

Act 1




Break 1

1:01 National

Act 2




Break 2


Break 2

2:02 Local

Act 3



Bumbers, Fee Spots (2x10)




Break 3

3:03 Local

End Credits






Total Run Time



Local End Break




BECKER Additional Runs

Additional Runs are serviced in the same manner as the Primary Strip Runs and they follow the same formats. One episode is scheduled per day, Monday through Friday. There are two satellite feeds for each Additional Run, fed one business day before air. Additional Runs may not be aired on the weekend.


Contact List for BECKER Servicing


Advertising & Promotion


Synopses, episodics, promo feeds


Program Lineups


Makegoods, preemptions, time changes


Broadcast Services


Satellite feed, schedules and general information, and complete Generic Information


See also:

 BECKER title List