Our operating divisions, Home Box Office, Inc., Turner and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. share a dedication to light up the world’s screens with the best storytelling, across technological frontiers and geographic boundaries. They maintain unrivaled reputations as homes for creativity and excellence, with brands and leading scale that attract the best talent and ideas, and allow creative talent and journalists to realize their visions and share them with the world. HBO, with its sister channel Cinemax, is the world’s leading premium pay-television and subscription video on demand (SVOD) service, Turner has one of the world’s premier portfolios of advertising-supported cable networks and related brands, and Warner Bros. is the world’s leading producer of television programming and filmed entertainment. And while our divisions are separate businesses, they each foster a culture that encourages and embraces constructive collaboration.
We also lead our industries by harnessing technology to create products and services to reach and entertain audiences in new ways all over the world and deepen their engagement with the brands, stories and experiences they love. Through our "Content Everywhere" initiatives, we seek to give consumers access to our high-quality content across platforms and devices and on demand. Our digital products and services reinforce our industry-leading brands and storytelling capabilities.
Among Time Warner's digital products and services are: HBO and Cinemax services that offer the pay-television industry's leading SVOD services, HBO On Demand and Cinemax On Demand, as well as HBO GO and MAX GO, HD feeds and multiplex channels. HBO NOW, the network’s internet-only premium streaming service, provides audiences with instant access to HBO’s acclaimed programming in the U.S.; In November 2016, Turner launched its first domestic SVOD service, FilmStruck, aimed at arthouse film enthusiasts; Turner’s other digital properties include its apps for CNN, TBS, TNT, Adult Swim and Cartoon Network, which enable viewers who subscribe to those networks through an affiliate to view the network programming live and on demand through the apps, as well as tntdrama.com, TBS.com, adultswim.com and cartoonnetwork.com. Digital properties Turner manages and/or operates for sports leagues include NBA.com, the NBA League Pass property, NCAA.com, the NCAA March Madness Live app and PGA.com; In 2016, Warner Bros. formed Warner Bros. Digital Networks division, whose portfolio includes OTT services and the Boomerang-branded SVOD service (a partnership with Turner), Machinima, DramaFever, a U.S. OTT service that specializes in Asian dramas; Warner Archive, an SVOD service focused on classic films and TV series. In 2017, Warner Bros. released 11 games, including Game of Thrones, Golf Clash, Injustice 2, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 and Middle-earth: Shadow of War; Warner Bros. digital sites that include DCComics.com, DCNation.com, TMZ.com and their corresponding mobile apps; home video distribution through various formats such as VOD.
Our brands and businesses are supported by our people, who share a passion for storytelling and our commitment to excellence in everything we do.
Number of Employees
Approximately 26,000 worldwide at December 31, 2017.