TVEpisode

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A TV episode which can be part of a series or season.

Usage: Between 1000 and 10,000 domains
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from TVEpisode
countryOfOrigin Country The country of the principal offices of the production company or individual responsible for the movie or program.
subtitleLanguage Language  or
Text 
Languages in which subtitles/captions are available, in IETF BCP 47 standard format.
Properties from Episode
actor Person An actor, e.g. in tv, radio, movie, video games etc., or in an event. Actors can be associated with individual items or with a series, episode, clip. Supersedes actors.
director Person A director of e.g. tv, radio, movie, video gaming etc. content, or of an event. Directors can be associated with individual items or with a series, episode, clip. Supersedes directors.
episodeNumber Integer  or
Text 
Position of the episode within an ordered group of episodes.
musicBy MusicGroup  or
Person 
The composer of the soundtrack.
partOfSeason CreativeWorkSeason The season to which this episode belongs.
partOfSeries CreativeWorkSeries The series to which this episode or season belongs. Supersedes partOfTVSeries.
productionCompany Organization The production company or studio responsible for the item e.g. series, video game, episode etc.
trailer VideoObject The trailer of a movie or tv/radio series, season, episode, etc.
Properties from CreativeWork
accessibilityControl Text Identifies input methods that are sufficient to fully control the described resource (WebSchemas wiki lists possible values).
accessibilityHazard Text A characteristic of the described resource that is physiologically dangerous to some users. Related to WCAG 2.0 guideline 2.3 (WebSchemas wiki lists possible values).
alternativeHeadline Text A secondary title of the CreativeWork.
audience Audience An intended audience, i.e. a group for whom something was created. Supersedes serviceAudience.
commentCount Integer The number of comments this CreativeWork (e.g. Article, Question or Answer) has received. This is most applicable to works published in Web sites with commenting system; additional comments may exist elsewhere.
contentLocation Place The location depicted or described in the content. For example, the location in a photograph or painting.
contentRating Text Official rating of a piece of content—for example,'MPAA PG-13'.
copyrightHolder Organization  or
Person 
The party holding the legal copyright to the CreativeWork.
dateCreated Date  or
DateTime 
The date on which the CreativeWork was created or the item was added to a DataFeed.
educationalUse Text The purpose of a work in the context of education; for example, 'assignment', 'group work'.
genre Text  or
URL 
Genre of the creative work or group.
hasPart CreativeWork Indicates a CreativeWork that is (in some sense) a part of this CreativeWork.
Inverse property: isPartOf.
interactionStatistic InteractionCounter The number of interactions for the CreativeWork using the WebSite or SoftwareApplication. The most specific child type of InteractionCounter should be used. Supersedes interactionCount.
isBasedOn CreativeWork  or
Product  or
URL 
A resource that was used in the creation of this resource. This term can be repeated for multiple sources. For example, http://example.com/great-multiplication-intro.html. Supersedes isBasedOnUrl.
isPartOf CreativeWork Indicates a CreativeWork that this CreativeWork is (in some sense) part of.
Inverse property: hasPart.
locationCreated Place The location where the CreativeWork was created, which may not be the same as the location depicted in the CreativeWork.
position Integer  or
Text 
The position of an item in a series or sequence of items.
provider Organization  or
Person 
The service provider, service operator, or service performer; the goods producer. Another party (a seller) may offer those services or goods on behalf of the provider. A provider may also serve as the seller. Supersedes carrier.
recordedAt Event The Event where the CreativeWork was recorded. The CreativeWork may capture all or part of the event.
Inverse property: recordedIn.
spatialCoverage Place The spatialCoverage of a CreativeWork indicates the place(s) which are the focus of the content. It is a subproperty of contentLocation intended primarily for more technical and detailed materials. For example with a Dataset, it indicates areas that the dataset describes: a dataset of New York weather would have spatialCoverage which was the place: the state of New York. Supersedes spatial.
thumbnailUrl URL A thumbnail image relevant to the Thing.
translator Organization  or
Person 
Organization or person who adapts a creative work to different languages, regional differences and technical requirements of a target market, or that translates during some event.
video VideoObject An embedded video object.
Properties from Thing
alternateName Text An alias for the item.
description Text A description of the item.
disambiguatingDescription Text A sub property of description. A short description of the item used to disambiguate from other, similar items. Information from other properties (in particular, name) may be necessary for the description to be useful for disambiguation.
image ImageObject  or
URL 
An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
mainEntityOfPage CreativeWork  or
URL 
Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described. See background notes for details.
Inverse property: mainEntity.
name Text The name of the item.
url URL URL of the item.

Available properties in extensions



Examples

Example 1
WAAY is broadcasting Modern Family at 9:00PM on October 12, 2014 in English with Spanish subtitles available.
<div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/BroadcastEvent">
  <span itemprop="name">Modern Family - S6E8 - Three Turkeys</span>
  <span itemprop="description">Phil and Luke take over Thanksgiving duties.</span>
  <meta itemprop="isLiveBroadcast" content="http://schema.org/False" />
  <span itemprop="videoFormat">HD</span>
  <span itemprop="inLanguage">en</span>
  <span itemprop="subtitleLanguage">es</span>
  <span itemprop="startDate" content="2014-10-12T21:00">starts 10/12/2014 9:00PM</span>
  <span itemprop="endDate" content="2014-10-12T21:30">ends 10/12/2014 9:30PM</span>
  <div itemprop="publishedOn" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/BroadcastService">
    <span itemprop="name">WAAY-TV</span>
  </div>
  <div itemprop="workPerformed" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TVEpisode">
    <span itemprop="name">Modern Family: Three Turkeys</span>
  </div>
</div>
<div vocab="http://schema.org" typeof="BroadcastEvent">
  <span property="name">Modern Family - S6E8 - Three Turkeys</span>
  <span property="description">Phil and Luke take over Thanksgiving duties.</span>
  <meta property="isLiveBroadcast" content="http://schema.org/False" />
  <span property="videoFormat">HD</span>
  <span property="inLanguage">en</span>
  <span property="subtitleLanguage">es</span>
  <span property="startDate" content="2014-10-12T21:00">starts 10/12/2014 9:00PM</span>
  <span property="endDate" content="2014-10-12T21:30">ends 10/12/2014 9:30PM</span>
  <div property="publishedOn" typeof="BroadcastService">
    <span property="name">WAAY-TV</span>
  </div>
  <div property="workPerformed" typeof="TVEpisode">
    <span property="name">Modern Family: Three Turkeys</span>
  </div>
</div>
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  "startDate":"2014-10-12T21:00",
  "endDate":"2014-10-12T21:30",
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    "@type":"BroadcastService",
    "name: "WAAY-TV"
  },
  "workPerformed":{
    "@type":"CreativeWork",
    "name": "Modern Family: Three Turkeys"
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  "inLanguage":"en",
  "subtitleLanguage":"es",
  "videoFormat":"HD",
  "isLiveBroadcast":"False",
  "name":"Modern Family - S6E8 - Three Turkeys",
  "description":"Phil and Luke take over Thanksgiving duties."
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Example 2
Grey's Anatomy is a medical drama television series created by Shonda Rimes
Starring:
Justin Chambers
Jessica Capshaw
Season 1 - May 22, 2005
Season 2 - May 14, 2006
<div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TVSeries">
 <span itemprop="name">Greys Anatomy</span> is a medical drama television series created by
 <div  itemprop="author" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Person">
   <span itemprop="name">Shonda Rimes</span>
 </div>
 Starring:
 <div itemprop="actor" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Person">
   <span itemprop="name">Justin Chambers</span>
 </div>
 <div itemprop="actor" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Person">
   <span itemprop="name">Jessica Capshaw</span>
 </div>
 <div itemprop="containsSeason" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TVSeason">
   <span itemprop="name">Season 1</span> -
   <meta itemprop="numberOfEpisodes" content="14"/>
   <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2005-05-22">May 22, 2005
 </div>
 <div itemprop="containsSeason" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TVSeason">
   <span itemprop="name">Season 2</span> -
   <meta itemprop="numberOfEpisodes" content="27"/>
   <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2006-05-14">May 14, 2006
   <div itemprop="episode" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TVEpisode">
     <span itemprop="name">Episode 1</span> -
     <meta itemprop="episodeNumber" content="1"/>
   </div>
 </div>
</div>
<div vocab="http://schema.org/" typeof="TVSeries">
 <span property="name">Greys Anatomy</span> is a medical drama television series created by
 <div  property="author" typeof="Person">
   <span property="name">Shonda Rimes</span>
 </div>
 Starring:
 <div property="actor" typeof="Person">
   <span property="name">Justin Chambers</span>
 </div>
 <div property="actor" typeof="Person">
   <span property="name">Jessica Capshaw</span>
 </div>
 <div property="containsSeason" typeof="TVSeason">
   <span property="name">Season 1</span> -
   <meta property="numberOfEpisodes" content="14"/>
   <meta property="datePublished" content="2005-05-22">May 22, 2005
 </div>
 <div property="containsSeason" typeof="TVSeason">
   <span property="name">Season 2</span> -
   <meta property="numberOfEpisodes" content="27"/>
   <meta property="datePublished" content="2006-05-14">May 14, 2006
   <div property="episode" typeof="TVEpisode">
     <span property="name">Episode 1</span> -
     <meta property="episodeNumber" content="1"/>
   </div>
 </div>
</div>
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Example 3
<div>
 <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006q2x0">Doctor Who</a>,
 <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00rs69w">Series 5</a>,
 <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00sj9sq">The Hungry Earth</a>, episode 8,
 broadcast on BBC One at 18:15, 22nd of May 2010, available on
 <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/b00sj9sq">BBC iPlayer</a> from 19:45
 on the 2nd of June until the 9th.
</div>
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  <a itemprop="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006q2x0">
   <span itemprop="name">Doctor Who</span></a>,
  <div itemprop="containsSeason" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TVSeason">
    <a itemprop="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00rs69w">
     <span itemprop="name">Series 5</span></a>,
    <div itemprop="episode" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/TVEpisode">
      <a itemprop="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00sj9sq">
       <span itemprop="name">The Hungry Earth</span></a>,
      episode <span itemprop="position">8</span>, broadcast on
      <div itemprop="publication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/BroadcastEvent">
        <div itemprop="publishedOn" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/BroadcastService">
          <a itemprop="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcone"><span itemprop="name">BBC One</span></a>
        </div> at
        <span itemprop="startDate"
          content="2010-05-22T18:15:00+01:00">18:15, 22nd of May 2010</span>
      </div>,
      available on
      <div itemprop="video" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/VideoObject">
        <a itemprop="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00sj9sq">BBC iPlayer</a>
      </div> from
      <div itemprop="publication" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/OnDemandEvent">
        <span itemprop="startDate"
         content="2012-06-02T19:45:00+01:00">19:45 on the 2nd of June</span> until the
        <span itemprop="endDate" content="2012-06-09T19:44:00+01:00">9th</span>.
      </div>
    </div>
  </div>
</div>
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  <a property="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006q2x0">
   <span property="name">Doctor Who</span></a>,
  <div property="containsSeason" typeof="TVSeason">
    <a property="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00rs69w">
     <span property="name">Series 5</span></a>,
    <div property="episode" typeof="TVEpisode">
      <a property="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00sj9sq">
       <span property="name">The Hungry Earth</span></a>,
      episode <span property="position">8</span>, broadcast on
      <div property="publication" typeof="BroadcastEvent">
        <div property="publishedOn" typeof="BroadcastService">
          <a property="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcone"><span property="name">BBC One</span></a>
        </div> at
        <span property="startDate"
          content="2010-05-22T18:15:00+01:00">18:15, 22nd of May 2010</span>
      </div>,
      available on
      <div property="video" typeof="VideoObject">
        <a property="url" href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00sj9sq">BBC iPlayer</a>
      </div> from
      <div property="publication" typeof="OnDemandEvent">
        <span property="startDate"
         content="2012-06-02T19:45:00+01:00">19:45 on the 2nd of June</span> until the
        <span property="endDate" content="2012-06-09T19:44:00+01:00">9th</span>.
      </div>
    </div>
  </div>
</div>
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