All posts tagged 'TBS'

Upfronts 2015: Turner Plots TBS Rebrand, TNT To Shift Focus & Ramp Up Scripted Originals

After years of doing an Upfront Presentation on Mondays for Fox, Kevin Reilly found himself doing the same-thing on a Wednesday for his new employers, Turner Broadcasting. At today's event, which was the first "unified Turner upfront", Reilly, some six months into his tenure as head of TNT and TBS, unveiled a bold plan for the two networks.

TBS Picks Up Jason Jones & Samantha Bee’s Family Comedy To Series

Jones Bee TBS ComedyAfter a recent spate of cancellations, TBS is picking up one of their comedy pilots to series. The Turner owned cable network has handed out a 10 episode series order to an as-yet untitled comedy from The Daily Show writers Jason Jones and Samantha Bee, TVWise has learned.

TBS Cancels ‘Ground Floor’ After Two Seasons

Ground Floor S2TBS is cleaning house. The Turner owned cable network has cancelled comedy Ground Floor, which hails from Bill Lawrence, Greg Malins and Warner Horizon Television, after two seasons, TVWise has confirmed.