Star Is Born at TNT Upfront As Steve Koonin Bails Out A.V. Guys From Epic Fail

Umstead, R. Thomas; Eggerton, John; Spangler, Todd
May 2011
Multichannel News;5/23/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 21, p6
The article focuses on the upfront show of president Steve Koonin of Turner Entertainment Networks Inc. after the Epic A.V. problems in New York on May 18, 2011.


Related Articles

  • Koonin Braves Return To Scene of Last Year's Upfront Audio Crimes.  // Multichannel News;5/21/2012, Issue 21, p6 

    The article reports on the presentation of the Turner Entertainment Networks Inc. featuring the networks president Steve Koonin at the upfront presentation at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York.

  • Chasing Men of a Certain Age, but Not Conan. Grego, Melissa // Broadcasting & Cable;3/1/2010, Vol. 140 Issue 9, p3 

    An interview with Turner Entertainment Networks Inc. president Steve Koonin is presented. When asked about the reputation of the television show "Men of a Certain Age," he said that the show was able to gain success through its critical handling and its worth to sales clients and cable...

  • Turner taps brand name. Martin, Denise // Daily Variety;10/25/2006, Vol. 293 Issue 18, p1 

    The article reports on the appointment of Steve Koonin as president of Turner Entertainment Network. Koonin was previously executive vice president and chief operating officer of top Turner cable networks TNT and TBS. Turner will also supervise Court TV, which was acquired and integrated into...

  • TBS Gets Last Yuk. Crupi, Anthony // MediaWeek;5/12/2008, Vol. 18 Issue 19, p4 

    This article focuses on the cable television network TBS. The network increased its viewers in the adult age 18-34 range by 34% in the first quarter of 2008 as compared to the first quarter in 2007. Steve Koonin, president of Turner Entertainment Networks, believes the network's success revolves...

  • Comedy nets sharpen barbs. Frankel, Daniel // Variety;7/28/2008, Vol. 411 Issue 10, p4 

    The article reports that Turner Entertainment Networks Inc. president Steve Koonin declared in a speech at the Just Comedy convention that TBS Inc. was the number one cable television comedy network ahead of rival network Comedy Central. Comedy Central's executives, who produce "The Daily Show"...

  • The Challenge of a Court TV Rebrand. Becker, Anne // Broadcasting & Cable;3/19/2007, Vol. 137 Issue 12, p3 

    The article examines the decision by Turner Entertainment Networks to change its Court TV cable television network completely by January 1, 2008, even giving it a new name. Plans for changed presentation of live trial broadcasts and prime time entertainment programming are cited. Turner...

  • Just Comedy confab adds Koonin. Kelly, Brendan // Daily Variety;5/23/2008, Vol. 299 Issue 35, p11 

    The article reports that Turner Entertainment Networks Inc. president Steve Koonin will deliver the keynote address at the first Just Comedy conference in Montreal, Canada. Koonin will focus on the state of comedy and on making partnerships with advertisers and on drawing the young audience...

  • Steve Koonin & Michael Wright. Rose, Lacey // Hollywood Reporter;6/15/2012, Vol. 418 Issue 21, p26 

    An interview with the president and executive vice president of Turner Entertainment Networks Inc., Steve Koonin, and Michael Wright, respectively, is presented. When asked about not looking at actor, Charlie Sheen's television program "Anger Management," Wright replied that they didn't think...

  • STEVE KOONIN. Frankel, Daniel // Daily Variety;11/20/2008, Vol. 301 Issue 34, pA9 

    The article profiles Steve Koonin, the executive of Turner Entertainment Networks Inc. in the U.S. It notes that Koonin turned the Turner Broadcasting System Inc. (TBS) into a leading destination for television comedies. He bolstered the channel's brand "Very Funny" through the support of live...


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics