On Wednesday morning, executives and talent from across Turner's portfolio pitched advertising executives in this year's Upfront.

The annual presentation, held this year at New York City's Madison Square Garden, unveiled CNN’s latest Facts First promo, Samantha Bee’s This is Not A Game: The Game app for the coming U.S. midterm elections, highlighted the company’s move to limit ad overload and the branded content studios Courageous and the all-new Ignite Studios.

Check out all the news from the upfront at turnerwemakefans.com, and keep watching TBS, TNT, truTV, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, CNN and Turner Sports for loads of great content in the coming year.

Also, check out the Turner Blog's interview with EVP of Portfolio Sales and Client Partnerships Frank Sgrizzi, in which he explains why he still gets a charge out of the Upfront after nearly 27 years at Turner.