Turner Broadcasting

  1. TV Broadcast Network Aimed at Black Audience Announced for Fall

    April 07, 2011 7:15 AM EDT The country's first broadcast network aimed at African-American audiences is set to debut this fall with free movies, sports and documentaries. Atlanta-based Bounce TV will be an over-the-air channel supported by sponsors, showing programs fo ...

  2. Lenny Kravitz to Release 'Black and White' Album On Road Runner/Atlantic

    February 16, 2011 7:00 AM EST "It's my life," Kravitz -- the son of a black actress, Roxie Roker, and a white television producer, Sy Kravitz -- tells Billboard.biz. "I grew up in an environment where I was in between a so-called black and white world. My l ...

  3. Andre 3000 Sued For 'Class' Cartoon

    December 09, 2008 12:00 AM EST Outkast's Andre "Andre 3000" Benjamin, along with the Cartoon Network and Turner Broadcasting, is being sued for $2 million in damages by a Boston postal worker who claims they ripped off his idea for an animated series about a grou ...

  4. Uva Takes Over At Univision

    May 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT There is a new, more open dynamic at work at Hispanic powerhouse Univision -- and the change can in large part be attributed to the tone set by CEO Joe Uva. While no one would ever describe Uva as an over-the-top personality, his hands-on approach ...

  5. NBC, Zune Strike Content Deal

    May 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After pulling its content from Apple's iTunes video service late last year, NBC has now stuck a content deal with Microsoft's Zune. The deal is part of a massive upgrade to the Zune video service, which now includes shows from Comedy Cen ...

  6. Riley Joins Radio Disney

    March 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Michael G. Riley has joined Radio Disney as senior VP and GM, reporting to Rich Ross, president, Disney Channels Worldwide. Riley will manage 42 Disney-owned radio stations, and the Radio Disney programming, distribution, online and marketing depa ...

  7. Film, TV Downloads Available Via Xbox 360

    November 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST Microsoft Corp. will unlock the digital distribution capabilities of its next generation console, Xbox 360, to Hollywood studios beginning Nov. 22. Xbox 360 gamers in the U.S., totaling at least 3 mil Microsoft Corp. will unlock the digital distri ...

  8. Film, TV Downloads Available Via Xbox 360

    November 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST First game console to secure programming from majors. Microsoft Corp. will unlock the digital distribution capabilities of its next generation console, Xbox 360, to Hollywood studios beginning Nov. 22. Xbox 360 gamers in the U.S., totaling at leas ...

  9. GameTap Network Adds Music Programming

    June 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 'Quick Hits' to feature artist interviews, behind-the-scenes footage. The online videogame network GameTap has added a music entertainment program to its original line-up called “Quick Hits,” featuring interviews and behind-the-scenes fo ...

  10. TBS To Air Trumpet Awards Show

    February 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST TBS will air the Trumpet Awards -- which herald the accomplishments of African-Americans in politics, business, law and the arts -- on Feb. 21. TBS will air the Trumpet Awards -- which herald the accomplishments of African-Americans in politics, b ...