‘Gold Rush’ Returns to Discovery on October 28

This just in: Season 2 of Discovery Channel‘s hit series Gold Rush will kick off on Friday, October 28 at 9pm ET/PT. Gold Rush features a group of down-on-their-luck men, in the face of an economic meltdown, who risk everything to try to strike it rich mining for gold in Alaska. Inspired by his father Jack, Todd Hoffman leads the miners – now with one season under their belts –…

Discovery Channel, Investigation Discovery & Science Channel Celebrate January Ratings

2011 is off to a good start for Discovery’s U.S. networks, as Discovery Channel, Investigation Discovery and Science Channel mark January with new ratings records for new and returning series. Discovery Channel is enjoying its second highest January ever among Men 25-54. The success is thanks to new series Gold Rush: Alaska, Flying Wild Alaska and Sons of Guns, as well as viewer favorites American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior and…

‘Gold Rush’ Returns to Discovery Channel with New Eps, GetGlue Stickers

Discovery Channel’s Gold Rush: Alaska has become a Friday night hit, and the series returns tonight with the first of seven all-new episodes following the Porcupine Creek miners as they brave the Alaskan wilderness in search of gold and a way to support their families. To coincide with the series’ return, we are also unveiling seven custom Gold Rush stickers on entertainment-focused social network GetGlue. Simply tune in and check…

Discovery Channel’s ‘Gold Rush: Alaska’ Stakes Its Claim on Friday Nights

Discovery Channel has a hit in its new show Gold Rush: Alaska, which delivered over 2.9 million viewers with its premiere episode last Friday night. Gold Rush: Alaska was the #1 primetime cable program among key demographics that night, and marked Discovery Channel’s highest delivery among viewers aged 25-54 since Shark Week last August. Gold Rush: Alaska was also the top program in all television networks among men 25-54. It had the best…