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Central City Productions, Inc.

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Central City Productions, Inc.
212 E. Ohio, Suite 300,
Chicago, IL , IL 60611
United States
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Central City Productions, Inc.

For nearly four decades, Central City Productions has specialized in the production, syndication, distribution and advertising sales of Black entertainment television programs such as: The Stellar Gospel Music Awards, the Minority Business Report, and the Soul Train music Awards just to mention a few. CCP has produced over 1,000 shows for Broadcast television. CCP is a recognized giant in the industry for launching the first ever Black Nielsen Household Ratings Survey from which all Black TV shows are measured today by the advertising industry.

Talent/Industry Support

Major stars who have appeared in CCP productions include Oprah Winfrey, Bill Cosby, Quincy Jones, Magic Johnson, Arsenio Hall, Patti LaBelle, Steve Harvey, Eddie Murphy, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight and Aretha Franklin. CCP industry affiliations are with the following outlets that carry CCP shows: ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, WB, UPN and the Tribune Broadcasting Company and independent stations worldwide.

Advertising Partners

Major Fortune 500 companies who have sponsored CCP shows for the past 31 years include such national advertisers as Coca-Cola, Quaker Oats, Johnson & Johnson, General Motors, Kraft, K-Mart, Ford, Budweiser, Toyota, Diamler Chrysler, McDonalds, Denny's Burger King, AT & T, Sears, Chevrolet, Southwest Airlines, American Family, State Farm, and United Airlines.

Production Credits

As one of the leaders in Black targeted entertainment television programs, CCP's production credits include: Celebrate the Soul of American Music; Family Night; Living the Dream; the NAACP ACT-SO Awards; the Know Your Heritage Game Show; Roads to Success; the Minority Business Report; the Bud Billiken Back-to-School Parade; Martin: The Emancipator; Taste of the Holidays; The Kwanzaa Awards and Black History Makers.

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