TCM's Friday Night Spotlight Takes a Month-Long Look at Great Costume Design, Hosted by Oscar®-Nominated Designer Deborah Nadoolman Landis
Oscar®-nominated designer Deborah Nadoolman Landis, whose work can be seen in such films as Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) and Coming to America (1988), will explore the art of movie costume design each Friday in December as part of Turner Classic Movies' (TCM) Friday Night Spotlight.
- 03 December 2013
TCM Offers Dec. 3 Prelude to TNT's Mob City: Four Gangster Classics Hosted by Mob City's Ed Burns and TCM's Robert Osborne
TCM will herald the launch of TNT's eagerly anticipated television event Mob City with a quartet of classic gangster films on Tuesday, Dec. 3, the night before TNT's three-week television event gets under way. Ed Burns (read more
- 26 November 2013
upwave is giving fans the chance to preview The Tim Ferriss Experiment one week prior to its official television premiere on HLN. Beginning Monday, Nov. 25, viewers can watch the entire first episode of The Tim Ferriss Experiment via upwave.com/TFX. The episode also will be available on YouTube, Amazon Instant Video, iTunes, Google Play, Xbox Video, PlayStation, InDemand and for viewing through participating TV providers’ websites and apps.read more
Leading comedy animation, Adventure Time scooped the best international category and UK-produced, The Amazing World of Gumball took home the best writer award at last night’s British Academy Children’s Awards.read more
truTV will exclusively televise the 2013 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic on Friday, Nov. 22, and Saturday, Nov. 23, from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Action will tip off with a Friday doubleheader when Oklahoma takes on Seton Hall at 7 p.m. ET, followed by Michigan State – currently the #1 ranked team in the country – against Virginia Tech. Coverage will continue Saturday with the Consolation Game at 7 p.m., followed by the 2013 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic Championship Game. Brian Anderson will call the games on truTV alongside analysts Greg Anthony and Steve Smith with Craig Sager reporting courtside and Matt Winer hosting halftime programming throughout the event.
As part of truTV’s coverage of the tournament, the network will pread more
Turner Classic Movies and Macy's to Celebrate Christmas in the Big Apple with Screening of Miracle on 34th Street (1947) in Herald Square Plaza
TCM kicks off its 20th anniversary celebration by joining forces with Macy's to bring the holiday spirit to New York with a special screening of the Christmas classic Miracle on 34th Street (1947). The movie will be screened for fans outside Macy's Herald Square beginning at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 22 and will run throughout the day. TCM host Robert Osborne will introduce the final screening at 7:45 p.m. In addition to the screening, TCM will also offer classic film fans in the Big Apple 20 days of free admission to the TCM Classic Film Sightseeing Bus Tour, beginning Dec. 1.
- 18 November 2013
International television executive Ricky Ow will join Turner International as President of Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific effective in January 2014, it was announced today by Gerhard Zeiler, President of Turner Broadcasting System International.read more
redditgifts and truTV Team Up to Set New World Record For the Largest Gift Exchange Ever
reddit is teaming up with truTV to set a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® title by making redditgifts' Secret Santa 2013 the largest gift exchange ever. truTV's hit series Guinness World Records® Unleashed will tie into Secret Santa 2013 with extensive cross-promotion of the gift exchange and the series across reddit and truTV properties.
- 08 November 2013
New Records Set at truTV's Guinness World Records® Unleashed Arena in Times Square
Three new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® achievements were set Wednesday in New York's Times Square, where truTV set up the Guinness World Records® Unleashed Arena. Among the triumphs, world-renowned sculptor Andy Gertler set a record for the World's largest marshmallow mosaic, using 14,400 marshmallows to create an 86-square-foot depiction of Good Morning America's Sam Champion. Gertler appeared on ABC News' GMA Live this morning to talk about his new world record. He and Good Morning American host Josh Elliott then surprised Champion by revealing Gertler's record-setting portrait of the weather anchor.read more
- 07 November 2013
Through the opening week of the 2013-14 NBA regular season, NBA TV is averaging 396,000 total viewers for six telecasts, an increase of 8% compared with an average of 366,000 total viewers over the same time period last year. The network’s most-viewed telecast to start the season was the Los Angeles Lakers vs. Golden State Warriors on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at 10:30 p.m. ET, which generated an average of 595,000 total viewers.read more