GIRLFRIENDS 2005/06 Basic Information

This information is subject to change and was last updated on 04/15/05.

 

The 2005/06 Season (Syndication Year Two) of GIRLFRIENDS runs 09/12/05 through 09/10/06. The full license term is 156 weeks and ends 09/09/07.

 

PATHFIRE DELIVERY IS EXPECTED FOR THE 2005/06 SEASON

 

PRIMARY RUN

Seven episodes are delivered per week as follows:

GIRLFRIENDS is a half-hour show delivered on a "Stripped Basis" airing 5 days a week Monday thru Friday AND as two Weekend episodes. (Stations air 7 episodes a week.) Each of the five weekly GIRLFRIENDS Strip episodes is pitched via Pathfire one business day before air. Each weekend episode is pitched via Pathfire on the Wednesday before air.

 

GIRLFRIENDS is closed captioned and in stereo.

 

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

 

GIRLFRIENDS is scheduled by Paramount. The 22 episodes from the fifth season become available for the 2005/06 syndication season, for a total of 115 episodes. GIRLFRIENDS is still in production beyond Season Five.

 

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

 

ADDITIONAL STRIPPED RUNS

During Year Two, some stations may also air a second strip of GIRLFRIENDS Monday through Friday. Stations airing the double run must not repeat the Primary episode; they must air both the Primary and the Additional Stripped episodes as delivered. Each of the five weekly GIRLFRIENDS Additional Stripped Episodes is pitched via Pathfire one business day before air.

 

Generic Format (Strip and Weekend)

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

Act 1

 

 

 

Break 1

Act 2

 

 

 

Break 2

1:01 National

 

Break 2

2:02 Local

Act 3

 

 

Bumbers, Fee Spots (2x10)

 

 

 

Break 3

3:03 Local

End Credits

 

 

 

 

 

Total Run Time

28:25

 

Local End Break

1:35

 

Contact List for GIRLFRIENDS Servicing

Advertising & Promotion

323-956-5534

Synopses, episodics, promo feeds

Program Lineups

323-956-5339

Make goods, preemptions, time changes

Broadcast Services

323-956-4470

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

 

See also:

 GIRLFRIENDS Title List