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Can You Handle 8 Shark Weeks in a Row? Discovery Thinks You Can

18 hours agoNews : Mediaite

Discovery, the channel that first introduced America to the power of sharks, announced today that they would expand their famous Shark Week programming over two months, in a Megalodon-sized event called "Summer of the Shark."

Mythbusters meet their Doom on January 31

After more than a decade of debunking myths in reality, the Mythbusters are taking aim at the virtual world, specifically id Software's seminal first-person shooter Doom. The January 31 episode of the hit Discovery Channel series will feature Jamie...

Paul Pastor Named Discovery Channel EVP Network Strategy

Paul Pastor has been named Executive Vice President of Network Strategy, Revenue and Operations for the Discovery Channel. Discovery Channel chief Rich Ross, to whom Pastor will report, made the announcement this afternoon as Ross wraps...Show More Summary

Deflategate on Discovery Canada

I know I said I was done with this story, but this was actually recorded last week: The Daily Planet show on Discovery Channel in Canada contacted me last week when all this deflated-football silliness was exploding, and got a cameraman to come over and record me talking about it. The episode aired Monday night,…

“World’s Worst Mom”

Lenore Skenazy of Free-Range Kids fame, often linked on this site, has a new TV series Thursday evenings on the Discovery Life channel. Tweet Tags: nanny state, safety “World’s Worst Mom” is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system

Mythbusters' Next Episode Will Tackle DOOM

I have no idea how this will actually work, but the Discovery Channel's Mythbusters will take on the legendary first-person shooter from id Software, Doom. Yes, the first ever shooter game that managed to break into mainstream and get everyone to look up and notice gaming.Click To Continue Reading

CuriosityStream's Hendricks sees potential in nonfiction/factual OTT services

John Hendricks, who is best known as the founder of the Discovery Channel and until last year the chairman of Discovery Communications, is ready to make his own mark in the burgeoning OTT video space with CuriosityStream--a pure-play...Show More Summary

'Toddler Bowl' to Air Sunday, February 1 on TLC, Discovery Life & Discovery Family

Tighten up those diapers and toss the pacifier, because it’s game time! Offering an adorable alternative to game-day programming that features America’s cutest little future quarterbacks and fans, TLC, Discovery Life Channel and presenting sponsor Mead Johnson unveil the ENFAGROW™ TODDLER BOWL

How to Find “World’s Worst Mom” on Your TV

“World’s Worst Mom” (you know who) debuts tonight at 9/8 Central Time, on the Discovery Life channel. (Which, as I’m sure I’ll be saying for a while, “Is NOT ‘Lifetime!'”). To find out what channel it’s on in your neck of the cable woods, here’s  a handy-dandy station finder. The show is not online and (continue reading...)

Discovery Channel Chief Moving Troops To New York

Discovery Channel chief Rich Ross is winding up his honeymoon month in the job by creating a New York-based production and development unit for the network, and moving Matthew Kelly and Michael Sorensen from Discovery Communications’ Silver Spring, MD HQ to New York to oversee unscripted series for the new unit. Show More Summary

One Million Moms Vs Hersey

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One Million Moms is today claiming "victory" over the Discovery Channel after Delta Faucet and Mars Inc. allegedly pulled all advertising from Naked And Afraid. OMM is now urging followers to deluge Hershey with similar boycott threats. Show More Summary

Discovery Channel: Now With More Facts, Fewer Snakes Eating Humans

In the first public admission that its reality television shows have strayed into the land of bizarre fakes and fabrications, the new boss at Discovery Channel has pledged to restore the network's documentary credibility with viewers—saying...Show More Summary

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New Discovery Channel president: No more sensationalistic bullcrap

Brett Smith for – Your Universe Online Since its early days in the mid-1980s, Discovery Channel has marketed itself as a channel focused on scientific facts and merit-based research. But at some point in the last decade, the channel started to veer more toward the sensational and away from nuts-and-bolts science. Critics and social [...]Show More Summary

Bill Maher Slams Islam During Charlie Hebdo Attacks Discussion

Bill Maher puts Islam on blast while talking about the Charlie Hebdo attacks – Entertainment Weekly Tony Goldwyn‘s producer dad Samuel has died at the age of 88- US Weekly Discovery Channel is getting rid of some fake shows – Huffington Post George Zimmerman has been arrested for assaulting his girlfriend – TMZ Listen to [...]

Discovery Channel Chief Promises to Stop Airing Bad Fake Documentaries

2 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

After a year of disastrous television at the Discovery Channel, which gained a reputation for airing factually-misleading documentaries about mermaids, prehistoric sharks, and snakes eating dudes, the channel's new chief made a public promise: no more of that.

Discovery's Rich Ross Is Sorry About the Snake Thing

Rich Ross, former CEO of Shine America and chairman of Walt Disney Studios, had been on the job for just 72 hours as Discovery Channel's new president when he met with reporters. Still, Ross already had a clear sense of how to bolster Discovery Communications' flagship network, which has suffered ratings erosion: being "authentic. Show More Summary

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