Gary Knell came aboard NPR at the end of 2011, a seeming antidote to a staff and membership roiled by controversy and facing something of an identity crisis: In an age when content is available via…
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 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…
Rob Lowe will play President John F. Kennedy in National Geographic’s telepic “Killing Kennedy,” it was announced today. Based on a book by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard, “Killing Kennedy” centers…
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…
After "Seal Team Six" proved a ratings success for National Geographic Channel, the cabler is going back to a war zone with the new series "Inside Combat Rescue."
National Geographic has tapped Brooke Runnette as VP of development and special projects.
CANNES -- National Geographic Channels Intl. has pre-bought "Apocalypse : World War One," the latest opus of the blockbuster docu franchise "Apocalypse," from France Televisions Distribution, the…
Nat Geo will exclusively premiere the feature film "Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden" on Nov. 4 -- two days before the U.S. presidential election.
National Geographic will breathe fire into Western folklore with a new TV spesh.