TV Upfronts: THR's Guide to Presentations and Parties

Here's a list of the festivities for networks and talent agencies at the annual event for ad buyers in New York.
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It's that time of year: the annual television network upfronts for Madison Avenue ad buyers. New York will play host to dozens of parties and presentations from May 12-15. Here is The Hollywood Reporter's list of the major events thrown by networks and agencies during this year's festivities. (All times are East Coast.)

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Javits Center North Hall, 655 W. 34th St. (39th Street and 11th Avenue); 11 a.m., Monday, May 12.

Edison Ballroom, 240 W. 47th St; 5 p.m., Monday, May 12. Presentation to feature NuvoTV chief creative officer Jennifer Lopez.

Beacon Theatre, 2124 Broadway; 4 p.m.; Monday, May 12. Post-show party following the presentation at Wollman Rink in Central Park.

Minskoff Theatre, 200 W. 45th St.; 9:15 a.m., Tuesday, May 13.

Al Hirschfeld Theatre, 302 W. 45th St; 11 a.m., Tuesday, May 13.

Discovery U.S. Hispanic
Stage 37, 508 W. 37th St.; 2 p.m. reception and presentation, Tuesday, May 13.

Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center, 132 W. 65th St.; 4 p.m., Tuesday, May 13. In keeping with tradition, Jimmy Kimmel will return to kick-off the event.

Jazz at Lincoln Center, 3 Columbus Circle; 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 13.

ESPN Deportes
Hearst Tower, 300 W. 57th St. (top floor); 8:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 14.

Madison Square Garden Theater, 4 Pennsylvania Plaza; 10-11:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 14. Press lunch to follow at Ai Fiori Restaurant, 400 5th Ave., Level 2 (invitation only) from noon-2:30 p.m.

Diamond Horseshoe at the Paramont Hotel, 235 W. 46th. St.; noon, Wednesday, May 14.
Lunch will be served.

NCM Media Networks
AMC Lincoln Square, 1998 Broadway (between 67th and 68th Streets); 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 14. Lunch immediately to follow. Hosted by Frank Caliendo.

Carnegie Hall, 57th Street and 7th Avenue; 4 p.m., Wednesday, May 14. Reception to follow at the Tent at Lincoln Center.

Adult Swim
Terminal 5, 610 W. 56th St.; 9 p.m., Wednesday, May 14. Outkast will follow Kanye West and T.I. and perform at this year's invitation-only party.

The CW

New York City Center Theater (Midtown), 131 West 55th St. (between 6th and 7th Avenues); 11 a.m., Thursday, May 15. (Private party that evening.)

NBC Universal Cable (USA Network, Syfy, Bravo, Esquire, Oxygen, Sprout, E!)
Javits Center North Hall, 655 W. 34th St.; 4 p.m., Thursday, May 15. After-party to follow.

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Tao Downtown, 92 9th Ave.; 9:30 p.m., Sunday, May 11. New York's DJ Soul will spin at the private party co-hosted with Delta Air Lines.

Gilded Lily, 408 W. 15th St.; 11 p.m., Monday, May 12. Private. Dinner at Peter Luger, 178 Broadway; 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 13. Private.

ICM Partners
Colicchio & Sons, 85 Tenth Ave.; 8 p.m., Tuesday, May 13. Private.

Four at Yotel, 570 10th Ave.; 9 p.m., Tuesday, May 13. Invitation only.

Asellina, 420 Park Ave. South at 29th Street. 9-11:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 13. Invitation only.

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