Finalists Unveiled for 2018 NBA Awards on TNT presented by Kia


(MANILA, PHILIPPINES) May 16, 2018 – Turner Asia Pacific has announced the appointment of Jia Salindong-Du as Country Manager, Philippines.

Ms Salindong-Du is tasked with scaling Turner’s Kids and Entertainment business in the Philippines, which includes developing local content opportunities, creating greater consumer experiences and expanding the brands’ fanbase. She will also support ad-sales, and operate in tandem with the consumer products and licensing team for Cartoon Network.

Kate Abdo to be Studio Host for Turner & Bleacher Report’s UEFA Champions League Coverage

As part of today’s Turner Upfront event in New York, renowned soccer broadcaster Kate Abdo is being announced as a studio host for Turner and Bleacher Report’s UEFA Champions League coverage, beginning with the upcoming 2018-19 season.  Abdo will be the primary host for UEFA Champions League studio shows originating from Turner Studios in Atlanta, with studio coverage airing across Turner’s television networks (TBS, TNT and/or truTV).

TNT Delivers its Most-Watched NBA Western Conference Finals Game 1 Ever

Last Night’s NBA Western Conference Game 1 – Warriors/Rockets – Generates 8.8 Million Total Viewers,
Up 38% vs. 2017 ECF Game 1 & 9% vs. 2017 WCF Game 1

2018 WCF Game 1 Leads TNT to Win the Night Across All of Television;
Combined with Inside the NBA, TNT Nets Top Two Programs of the Night Across All of Cable TV