DISCOVERY, INC. ACQUIRES GOLF DIGEST FROM CONDÉ NAST

Creating the largest digital golf media business in the U.S. and deepening strategic partnership with the PGA TOUR Golf Digest’s multi-platform content to be distributed globally on GOLFTV powered by PGA TOUR streaming service Golf Digest Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Jerry Tarde to Join Discovery Golf NEW YORK, May 13, 2019 – Discovery, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) announced today it has acquired Golf Digest from Condé Nast. Golf Digest is the world’s…

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MOTORTREND GROUP NAMES MIKE SUGGETT HEAD OF PROGRAMMING AND DEVELOPMENT

–13-Year MotorTrend Veteran Helped Create Smash Hit, Original Programming for SVOD Service– (Los Angeles) – MotorTrend creative executive, producer and programmer Mike Suggett has been named Head of Programming and Development for MotorTrend Group. The announcement was made today by Alex Wellen, MotorTrend Group Global President and General Manager, to whom Suggett will report. “Mike is as passionate and brilliant an automotive storyteller as they come,” said Wellen. “He can…

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DISCOVERY, INC. REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2019 RESULTS

Silver Spring, MD – May 2, 2019: Discovery, Inc. (“Discovery” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2019. Operational Highlights Announced a 10-year global partnership with the BBC for factual SVOD content as well as a resolution of the UKTV joint venture; Delivered the top-four cable networks for women 25-54 in the U.S. with ID, HGTV, Food Network and TLC, for the…

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DISCOVERY PROMOTES MATTHEW BUTLER TO GENERAL MANAGER, TRAVEL CHANNEL

— 10-Year Network Veteran Contributed to Travel’s Recent Record-Setting Audience Growth — (New York and Silver Spring, MD) – Discovery veteran, Matthew Butler, has been named general manager of Travel Channel, effective immediately. The announcement was made by Kathleen Finch, Chief Lifestyle Brands Officer, and Henry Schleiff, Group President, Investigation Discovery, Travel Channel, Destination America and American Heroes Channel. “Given the terrific success of Travel’s recent repositioning, coupled with Matt’s long-term…

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Discovery Goes ‘Big’ With Richard Hammond Commission

New Global Commission Richard Hammond’s BIG! To Air Globally, including Discovery Channel UK, Science Channel U.S, and DMAX Italy, Spain & Germany London, April 25th 2019 – Discovery today announces its first commission with iconic British motoring presenter Richard Hammond. Produced by Chimp, Richard Hammond’s BIG! (10×60) sees the award-winning host embark on a global adventure – from the UK to Germany and the US – to explore the world’s…

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Jane Latman Named President of HGTV

— Investigation Discovery and Travel Channel Executive Helped Propel Networks to Record Growth— NEW YORK — April 24, 2019 Veteran Discovery and TV industry executive Jane Latman has been named President of HGTV, effective immediately, announced Kathleen Finch, Chief Lifestyle Brands Officer at Discovery. “Jane is a terrific creative executive with a proven ability to build strong formats, long-running hit series and superfan brands that nourish passionate audiences,” said David…

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DISCOVERY PRESIDENT AND CEO DAVID ZASLAV TO GIVE A KEYNOTE PRESENTATION AT THE 47TH ANNUAL J.P. MORGAN GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY, MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE

(Silver Spring, MD) — April 11, 2019 — Discovery (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) announced today that President and CEO David Zaslav will give a keynote presentation at the 2019 J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 8:40 a.m. ET at The Westin Boston Waterfront in Boston, MA. A link to the live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the “Investor…

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Discovery Touts Premium Ad Solutions, Top Portfolio in TV at New York Upfront

— ‘Real Life Builds Real Business’ Theme Showcases Discovery as One-Stop Shop for Ad Buyers — — Company to Emphasize Increased Scale and Reach, Hit Shows, Safe Brands, Trusted Experts, Digital Innovation – — Programming Highlights Include the Return of Food Network’s ‘Good Eats’ and TLC’s ‘What Not to Wear,’ plus New HGTV Companion Series ‘What Not to Design’ — NEW YORK [April 10, 2019] Discovery CEO David Zaslav, Chief…

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Discovery and YouTube Announce Multi-Year Live and On-Demand Programming Partnership

—The Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Animal Planet, OWN, Travel Channel, and MotorTrend to Launch on YouTube TV— (Wed, April 10, 2019 –NEW YORK and SAN BRUNO, CA) – Discovery and YouTube today announced an expansive, multi-year distribution agreement that will extend Discovery’s portfolio of real-life passion brands to YouTube TV’s live TV and on-demand subscription service. The following Discovery brands will launch on YouTube TV on…

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DISCOVERY, CHIP AND JOANNA GAINES ANNOUNCE MULTI-PLATFORM MEDIA JOINT VENTURE

— Linear Network and TVE App Expected Summer 2020 – — Allison Page will be President of the Joint Venture — New York – Discovery, Inc. and Magnolia, the home and lifestyle brand led by Chip and Joanna Gaines, today announced their agreement to launch a media joint venture. The multiplatform media company, to be named soon, will comprise a linear television network and TV Everywhere app to be unveiled in…

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