#TurnerUpFront to Feature A Powerhouse Lineup of Entertainment, Sports, & News Stars

By: May. 03, 2018

#TurnerUpFront to Feature A Powerhouse Lineup of Entertainment, Sports, & News Stars

Global entertainment, sports and news content leader Turner will have its brand portfolio on full display at the 2018#TurnerUpfront on May 16, hosted at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Stars, producers, directors and executives will be on hand to introduce advertisers, agencies and press to Turner's prolific slate of bold, fan-centric programming for 2018 and 2019 across its portfolio of premium entertainment, news and sports brands, including Adult Swim, CNN,TBS, TNT, truTV and Turner Sports.

WHO: Stars from Adult Swim, CNN, TBS, TNT, truTV and Turner Sports, including:

· Adam Conover (truTV - Adam Ruins Everything)

· Daniel Bruhl, Luke Evans and Dakota Fanning (TNT - The Alienist) with director Jakob Verbruggen

· Anderson Cooper (CNN - Anderson Cooper 360)

· Denis Leary and Ellen Barkin (TNT - Animal Kingdom)

· Amy Sedaris (truTV - At Home with Amy Sedaris)

· Steve Nash (B/R Football)

· Bobcat Goldthwait (truTV - Bobcat Goldthwait's Misfits & Monsters)

· Michael Carbonaro (truTV - The Carbonaro Effect)

· Chris Gethard (truTV - The Chris Gethard Show)

· J.G. Quintel (TBS - Close Enough)

· CONAN O'Brien and Jeff Ross (TBS - CONAN)

· Niecy Nash, Carrie Preston, Judy Reyes, Karrueche Tran, Jenn Lyon, Dean Norris, Jack Kesy and Harold Perrineau (TNT - Claws)

· Damien Lemon (truTV - Comedy Knockout)

· Amy Brenneman, Enrique Murciano, and Hamish Linklater (TNT - Deadlier Than the Male) with executive producers Bruna Papandrea, Casey Haver and Harriet Warner

· Daniel Stessen and Stephen Merchant (Adult Swim - Dream Corp LLC)

· Method Man and Hailey Baldwin (TBS - Drop the Mic)

· Olan Rogers and Tika Sumpter (TBS - Final Space)

· Samantha Bee (TBS - Full Frontal)

· Brooke Van Poppelen and Kevin Pereira (truTV - Hack My Life)

· Andrea Savage and Tom Everett Scott (truTV - I'm Sorry)

· Shaquille O'Neal (TNT - Inside the NBA)

· Joe Pera (Adult Swim - Joe Pera Talks to You)

· Snoop Dogg (TBS - Joker's Wild)

· Jon Glaser (truTV - Jon Glaser Loves Gear)

· Cipha Sounds (truTV - Laff Mobb's Laff Tracks)

· Tracy Morgan, Tiffany Haddish and Cedric The Entertainer (TBS - The Last O.G.)

· Michael Moore (TNT - Live from the Apocalypse) with executive producer Meghan O'Hara

· Daniel Radcliffe, Steve Buscemi, Geraldine Viswanathan, and Karan Soni (TNT - Miracle Workers) with series creatorSimon Rich

· Dennis Scott (NBA TV)

· Kristen Ledlow (NBA on TNT)

· Chris Pine and India Eisley (TNT - One Day She'll Darken) with director Patty Jenkins and writer/executive producer Sam Sheridan

· Michael Torpey (truTV - Paid Off with Michael Torpey)

· Alia Shawkat, John Reynolds, John Early and Meredith Hagner (TBS - Search Party) with executive producer Michael Showalter

· Daveed Diggs (TNT - Snowpiercer) with showrunner Graeme Manson

· Maria Thayer, Adam Cayton-Holland, Andrew Orvedahl and Ben Roy (truTV - Those Who Can't)

Key executives from the Turner portfolio set to attend include:

John Martin, Chairman and CEO, Turner

David Levy, President, Turner

Lenny Daniels, President, Turner Sports

Chris Linn, President, truTV

Christina Miller, President, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim & Boomerang

Kevin Reilly, President, TBS & TNT and Chief Creative Officer, Turner Entertainment

Donna Speciale, President, Turner Ad Sales

Jeff Zucker, President, CNN Worldwide


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