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Time Inc.'s PeopleTV to Debut Live & Interactive Nightly Primetime Series, 'The Chatter,' Built Exclusively for Twitter Audience


New Interactive Series Will Cover the Day's Biggest Entertainment &
Celebrity Headlines

‘The Chatter' Premieres on April 16

You've read the news, we're giving you the takes! Time Inc.'s (NYSE: TIME) next generation global entertainment network, PeopleTV, confirms
plans to launch a new interactive, nightly series, The Chatter,
which is built exclusively for the Twitter audience. Premiering on
Monday, April 16 at 8PM ET, this half-hour series will deliver the most
trending topics, newsiest stories and funniest reactions around the
not-to-miss entertainment and celebrity moments of the day. The
leverages Twitter's dynamic platform and places the
hyper-engaged audience at center stage. Viewer Tweets, questions and
polls drive the hosted show to create the buzziest half-hour of the day.

The Chatter is the newest addition to PeopleTV's programming
slate for Twitter and is the latest program to be built exclusively by
PeopleTV for the platform. On November 20, Twitter began streaming
select PeopleTV programming and has grown to now include PeopleTV
franchises and series including the award-winning "People NOW," hosted
by Jeremy Parsons and Andrea Boehlke; live breaking news, red carpet and
marquee event coverage. Future PeopleTV programming on Twitter will
include The Jess Cagle Interview, hosted by PEOPLE and Entertainment
Weekly's Editorial Director featuring Hollywood's biggest stars, as well
as red carpet coverage for the upcoming Screen Actors Guild Awards.

"Our past collaborations with Twitter have been very successful and
we're excited to expand with The Chatter, PeopleTV's first live
prime-time series. This exclusive series was created specifically for
Twitter's highly-engaged audience to interact in real time about the
day's most topical pop culture moments," said Rich Battista, CEO, Time
Inc. "We take great pride in creating an interactive series that draws
on People's esteemed editorial talent and trusted reporting."

"PeopleTV has offered our consumers entertainment and lifestyle
programming from its highly-valued franchises," said Anthony Noto, COO,
Twitter. "We look forward to expanding our collaboration by providing
Twitter's entertainment enthusiasts with an all-new, exclusive, nightly
program and expert coverage and analysis from marquee events."

The Chatter will be available via @PeopleTV globally in an
ad-supported environment on Twitter and connected devices. Premium
advertising sponsorship and integration opportunities will exist and be
promoted across both PeopleTV and Twitter platforms.


PeopleTV is a free, advertiser-supported, OTT streaming service from
Time Inc. PeopleTV's quality programming features original series and
specials, which encompass celebrity, pop culture, lifestyle and human
interest genres. Since launching in 2016, PeopleTV has garnered more
than two million downloads. Viewers have unlimited, daily access to an
expansive slate of on-demand programming, which includes: live red
carpet coverage and real-time, socially interactive fan forums, as well
as exclusive, behind-the-scenes access into magazine cover stories,
popular cast reunions and high-profile one-on-one celebrity interviews.
PeopleTV is available on connected-TV devices and mobile, in addition to Download the free app on Apple TV, Roku Players, Amazon
Fire TV, PlutoTV, Xumo, Chromecast and Xfinity, in addition to iOS and
Android devices. Follow @PeopleTV to join the conversation. PeopleTV is
a division of Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME).


Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) is a leading multi-platform consumer media company
that engages over 230 million consumers globally every month. The
company's influential brands include PEOPLE, TIME, FORTUNE, SPORTS
as well as approximately 60 diverse international brands. Time Inc.
offers marketers a differentiated proposition in the marketplace by
combining its powerful brands, trusted content, audience scale, direct
relationships with consumers and unique first-party data. The company is
home to growing media and platforms, including digital video, OTT,
television, licensing, paid products and services and celebrated live
events, such as the TIME 100, FORTUNE Most Powerful Women, PEOPLE's
Sexiest Man Alive, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED's Sportsperson of the Year and the
FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen.


Twitter is what's happening in the world and what people are talking
about right now. From breaking news and entertainment to sports,
politics, and everyday interests, see every side of the story. Join the
open conversation. Watch live streaming events. Available in more than
40 languages around the world, the service can be accessed via,
an array of mobile devices, and SMS. For more information, please visit,
follow @Twitter, and download both the Twitter and Periscope apps at

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