Revision3, the online-video unit of Discovery Communications, has acquired Phil DeFranco's portfolio of YouTube video channels and ventures, DeFranco Creative. Financial terms of the deal were not…
Discovery Channel is pulling out all the digital stops to make the 25th anniversary of Shark Week even more memorable to its huge audience of "fin-actics."
Animal Planet is developing its own version of Discovery Channel's Shark Week with a programming stunt dubbed Monster Week to be unveiled at the Television Critics Assn. press tour today.
"Shark Night 3D" makes bait of the usual batch of buff and buxom collegiates, but without any hint of humor.
Discovery Channel host Jimmy Hall was killed in a parachute accident Wednesday while filming a documentary north of the Arctic Circle. He was 41.
Sharks are navigating their way back to Discovery. Canada's Exploration Production is readying "Shark Family," a one-hour high-def pilot about a family whose life work is studying the fearsome…
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