TNT’s Exclusive Coverage of the Eastern Conference Finals Tips Off Wednesday, May 22, with Miami Hosting Indiana at 8:30 p.m. ET - 20 May 2013TNT will be the exclusive home of the 2013 NBA Eastern Conference Finals when the Miami Heat and LeBron James face the Indiana Pacers and Paul George in a best-of-seven series beginning with Game 1 from Miami on Wednesday, May 22, at 8:30 p.m. ET. The network’s Sports Emmy Award-winning NBA Playoff coverage will feature Marv Albert calling the action with analysts Steve Kerr and Reggie Miller.read more
Turner Broadcasting to Launch upwave, a New Multi-Platform Health and Wellness Entertainment Brand - 09 May 2013Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. (TBS, Inc.) today announced that it will launch upwave, a multi-platform entertainment brand focused on health and wellness. upwave will integrate digital content and linear cable television with technology including mobile apps, live events and social media to create a robust healthy living destination for consumers and advertisers.read more
CBS Sports and Turner Sports Announce Programming Schedule for 2014 and 2015 NCAA Final Four and National Championship Games - 07 May 2013CBS Sports and Turner Sports have announced the programming schedule for their exclusive joint television coverage of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship in 2014 and 2015. In each of the two years, TBS will televise the NCAA Final Four national semifinals and CBS will broadcast the NCAA National Championship gameread more
TCM is preparing to hit the high seas once again for the third TCM Classic Cruise. Slated for Dec. 8-13, 2013, the cruise will take place aboard the Disney Magic, the Disney Cruise Line ship that ranked #1 in a Conde Nast readers poll. In addition, TCM will stage its fifth annual TCM Classic Film Festival in April 2014, coinciding with the network's 20th anniversary.
SNL's Bill Hader Returns with A New Lineup of Films As Host of TCM Essentials Jr. Summer Showcase
Actor and writer Bill Hader (Saturday Night Live) will return to TCM for a third time this summer to host the network's popular TCM Essentials Jr. showcase. Hader will present 13 films that are ideal for parents to introduce to kids, beginning Sunday, June 2, at 8 p.m. (ET) with The Court Jester (1956).
- 18 April 2013
truTV Bets Big on Comedic Reality with Three New Series, Plus Pilots, Development Deals and Renewals
Hot off of scoring its youngest year and youngest first quarter ever in primetime median age, truTV is heading into Upfront season with an arsenal of comedic reality series designed to build on the network's remarkable success. In addition, truTV will extend its success in the multi-platform world with an aggressive strategy that includes the launch of a brand new truTV.com, the cable industry's first network website built with cutting-edge responsive design architecture.
- 17 April 2013
With just over a week left to go before the launch of the 2013 Turner Classic Film Festival, the roster continues to expand. Burt Reynolds and filmmaker John Boorman and Rob Marshall added to the list for the four-day event, which will take place April 25-28 in Hollywood.
The agreement will provide TNN with access to CNN’s live breaking news coverage and premium news and feature programming, as well as CNN's compelling video portal tailor-made for its affiliates. The affiliation will also allow TNN to benefit from the high quality editorial training and information sharing which CNN provides all its broadcast affiliates.read more
TV, tablets and smart phones have become the dominant force for entertainment in Australian homes as kids with spending power of $1.6 billion redefine the media landscape the Cartoon Network’s 10th New Generations survey has revealed.read more
Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown, hosted by the world-renowned chef, bestselling author and Emmy award-winning television personality, premieres on Monday, April 15 at 9am HKT and replays Friday, April 19 at 10pm HKT.read more