TNT (American TV network)

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TNT
TNT Logo 2016.svg
CountryUnited States
Broadcast areaNationwide
SloganBoom.
HeadquartersAtlanta, Georgia
Programming
Language(s)English
Picture format
Ownership
Owner
Sister channels
History
LaunchedOctober 3, 1988; 34 years ago (1988-10-03)
Former namesTurner Network Television (1988–1995)
Links
Websitewww.tntdrama.com
Availability
Cable
Available on most U.S. cable systemsConsult your local cable provider for channel availability
Satellite
DirecTV245 (SD/HD)
Dish Network138 (SD/HD)
IPTV
Verizon FiOS
  • 551 (HD)
  • 51 (SD)
AT&T U-verse
  • 108 (East; SD)
  • 109 (West; SD)
  • 1108 (East; HD)
  • 1109 (West; HD)
CenturyLink Prism
  • 108 (East; SD)
  • 109 (West; SD)
  • 1108 (East; HD)
  • 1109 (West; HD)
Streaming media
Watch TNTWatch Live TV on TNT (U.S. cable internet subscribers only; requires login from pay television provider to access content)
PlayStation VueInternet Protocol television
Sling TVIPTV[2][3][4]
Roku (USA)1450 (SD/HD)
Claro PR (PR)1115 (HD)

Turner Network Television (TNT) (stylized as TNT Drama) is an American cable and satellite television network. It is owned by the Turner Broadcasting System division of WarnerMedia. The channel's programming consists of television series and feature movies. It broadcasts mostly dramatic programming, along with some professional sports events. The sports events include NBA basketball games and PGA golf.

As of February 2015, TNT was available to about 95.3 million households (81.9% of households with at least one television set) in the United States.[5]

As of September 2018, TNT was received by approximately 89.573 million households that subscribe to a subscription television service throughout the United States.[6]

References[change | change source]

  1. Yu, Roger (October 22, 2016). "AT&T agrees to buy Time Warner for $85.4 billion". USA Today. Retrieved June 1, 2017.
  2. Newman, Jared (March 4, 2015). "Sling TV bulks up base package with AMC and IFC". TechHive.
  3. Newman, Jared (January 30, 2015). "Sling TV brings back the linear video element that other cord-cutting services lack, but could use some polish and a few more features". TechHive.
  4. Paul, Ian Paul (February 9, 2015). "Sling TV's web-based live television opens to all cord cutters, adds AMC to lineup". Archived from the original on April 5, 2019. Retrieved March 20, 2015.
  5. Seidman, Robert (February 22, 2015). "List of how many homes each cable network is in as of February 2015". TV by the Numbers. Zap2it. Archived from the original on February 23, 2015. Retrieved March 14, 2015.
  6. Andrew Bucholtz (September 10, 2018). "Nielsen coverage estimates for September see gains at ESPN networks, NBCSN, and NBA TV, drops at MLBN and NFLN (Cable Network Coverage Area Household Universe Estimates: September 2018)". Awful Announcing. NESN Digital. Retrieved September 20, 2018.

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