What Types of Programs Are Aired on the TNT TV Network?


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The TNT television network airs original drama series and reruns of drama series that were originally aired on other networks. TNT also features reality shows, movies and sports programming.

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Some original drama series shown on the TNT network include Falling Skies, Rizzoli and Isles, The Last Ship, Major Crimes, Legends and Murder in the First. The Librarians and Boston's Finest are also TNT originals. Some other popular TNT original series that have aired on the network include The Closer, Saving Grace, Franklin &; Bash, Perception and Leverage. Some series that are re-run from other networks on TNT include Law &; Order, Bones, Castle and Supernatural.

Some reality television and documentary-style shows aired on TNT include Cold Justice, Wake Up Call, Private Lives of Nashville Wives, On the Menu and Save Our Business. Sports programming on TNT includes PGA Tour coverage, NBA games and the basketball-focused talk show Inside the NBA. The popular professional wrestling program WCW Monday Nitro aired on the network for many years, as did coverage of NASCAR races.

TNT is an acronym for Turner Network Television. It was founded by Ted Turner and, as of March 2015, is owned by Turner Broadcasting Systems, a division of Time-Warner.

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