Discovery Channel has teamed with Ridley Scott's Scott Free Prods. once again on a scripted miniseries, this time based on Scotland in the late 1200s. Based on historical books by Nigel Tranter…
Just the title "Naked & Afraid" already sounds like a ratings winner for Discovery Channel, if one that will no doubt be easily confused with latenight fare available on Cinemax. Putting the budget…
Discovery Channel has renewed “Moonshiners” for a third season, and ordered spinoff “Tickle” to series. From Magilla Entertainment, “Moonshiners” centers on the backwoods brewing of purportedly…
Discovery Channel has partnered with Robert Redford for special "All The President's Men Revisited," a two-hour pic that returns to the Watergate scandal more than 40 years later.
Discovery Communications' acquisition of a Middle Eastern cable channel devoted to food may not be the sexiest media M&A story of the year, but the deal is a prime example of the kind that the major…
There may be no better sign that there's a hot Internet sector brewing than Peter Chernin choosing to invest there -- repeatedly. The savvy mogul is clearly placing his bet on the leading video…
Once TV Everywhere platforms are properly measured for viewership, programmers will likely sit down with distributors to negotiate being paid more money for those online offerings, Discovery…
Animal Planet is launching a quarterly series of investigative documentaries, beginning with a January special on dogfighting.
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