Ancier: WB and Turner Will Remain Separate

Umstead, R. Thomas
February 2002
Multichannel News;2/11/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p14
Reports that the broadcasting services of Warner Brothers Inc. and Turner Broadcasting System Inc. will remain separated. Description on the programming philosophies of the broadcast networks; Collaboration of the programming schedules between the two networks; Modification of television programs at Turner networks.


Related Articles

  • Ohlmeyer gripes over `ER' sale.  // Variety;2/5/96, Vol. 362 Issue 1, p7 

    Reports on the complaints of NBC West Coast president and CNBC primetime programming chief Don Ohlmeyer over the sale of `ER' reruns by Warner Bros. to Turner Broadcasting System Inc. Sale as a plan to drive away competitors; CNBC's bid for the show.

  • FROG, ALPHABET WRITE REALITY CHECKS. Schneider, Michael // Daily Variety;5/19/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 32, p19 

    Reports that television networks American Broadcasting Co. and Warner Bros. Television unveiled reality show-heavy programming schedules on May 18, 2004. Networks' admission of their need to grow in the ratings in the fall of 2004; Advertisers' growing acceptance of the reality television...

  • A human slingshot? TruTv is on it. Nordyke, Kimberly // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;2/29/2008, Vol. 403 Issue 38, p5 

    The article reports that TruTV is ready to broadcast a program "Man vs. Cartoon." TruTV, formerly the Courtroom Television Network, owned by Turner Broadcasting System Inc., has given a series pickup to the unscripted project, which investigates whether the stuff seen in cartoons is actually...

  • GOING FOR 'BROKE'  // Daily Variety;6/21/2012, Vol. 315 Issue 57, p1 

    The article reports that Warner Bros. has orchestrated the off-network situation comedy (sitcom) television program (TV) "2 Broke Girls" for its Turner Broadcasting System Inc. (TBS) network.

  • Dubai TV taps into Warner's pipeline. Jaafar, Ali // Variety;12/5/2005, Vol. 401 Issue 3, Special Section pB4 

    The article reports on a deal signed by Pan-Arab broadcaster Dubai TV with Warner Bros. The deal will grant exclusive rights to Dubai TV to air Warner Bros. programs until 2012. The deal will benefit the broadcasting industry of United Arab Emirates. "The West Wing" is one of the television...

  • Warner Bros.' `Extra' on a slow roll. McClellan, Steve // Broadcasting & Cable;4/10/95, Vol. 125 Issue 15, p50 

    Features Warner Brothers Inc.'s television program `Extra.' 60 million dollar commitment in production and promotions; Forecasts for a second season; Viewer familiarity studies and ratings growth from November 1994 to February 1995.

  • Bold guarantee for off-network Friends.  // MediaWeek;09/21/98, Vol. 8 Issue 35, p3 

    Reports that Warner Bros.' off-network release of the television program `Friends' is commanding high unit rates and projected to get high ratings and double-run airings.

  • Warner Bros. goes all to promote `ER.' Spring, Greg // Electronic Media;06/22/98, Vol. 17 Issue 26, p29 

    Announces that Warner Brothers is launching a campaign to promote the television program `ER'. Aims of the campaign; Who the campaign is targeting; Comments from Jim Moloshok, senior vice president of corporate marketing and advertising for Warner Brothers.

  • `Friends' may get WeB play. Littleton, Cynthia // Broadcasting & Cable;8/05/96, Vol. 126 Issue 33, p16 

    Reports on the speculations regarding Warner Brothers Inc.'s plan to include reruns of the television program `Friends' in its WeB cable venture. Warner Bros.' denial of the rumor; Features and schedule of debut of the WeB cable venture; Time Warner's consideration of a series of business with...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics