Tim Pastore has been named exec veep of programming and development at National Geographic Television, the documentary TV production arm of National Geographic Society. He will report to Brooke…
National Geographic Channel has lined up its next live daredevil stunt, this time involving skyscrapers. “Live Climb with Alex Honnold” will air this fall and feature rock climber Honnold as he…
National Geographic Channel has promoted Heather Moran to exec veep of programming and strategy, and Brad Dancer to senior vice prez of programming planning and research for Nat Geo and Nat Geo Wild…
On the heels of miniseries “The '80s: The Decade That Made Us,” National Geographic Channel will be exploring the 1990s in “The '90s: The Last Great Decade?” Mini will focus on the notable people…
Venezuelan authorities have arrested documentary filmmaker and former actor Timothy Tracy in Caracas, accusing him of espionage.
Like a lot of cable networks, National Geographic Channel often appears to struggle when it comes to getting noticed. Its particular challenges also include maintaining a well-respected brand, which…
Last year, National Geographic set out to launch more series than its typical one-offs, and struck gold with survivalist docuseries "Doomsday Preppers." The skein, which focuses on the American…
Presidents Day weekend turned out to be a perfect time for National Geographic Channel to launch "Killing Lincoln," as its first original factual drama drew the net's largest-ever audience.
National Geographic Channel is hoping to strike it rich in the gold-mining reality genre, acquiring new original series "Yukon Gold" from Paperny Entertainmnet.
National Geographic Channels has hired former MTV exec Jennifer DeGuzman as communications veep, while promoting two others in the department.