American Heroes Channel & ABC News Join Forces to Commemorate 15th Anniversary of September 11

Nearly 15 years ago, the American people were glued to their TVs as one of the worst tragedies in U.S. history unfolded before their eyes. September 11, 2001 began as any normal day, but quickly evolved into a catastrophic series of events that changed the course of history forever. American Heroes Channel (AHC) and ABC News’ Lincoln Square Productions have teamed up to revisit the events of that day through…

‘What History Forgot’: American Heroes Channel Tells the Previously Untold Tales of World History

Beyond history textbooks and college lectures, there exist a host of stories that played vital roles in shaping our world’s history, but that you’ve probably never heard of. American Heroes Channel is here to tell those forgotten stories in the return of its breakout series, What History Forgot, which premieres this Saturday, March 5 at 10pm ET. High school teacher and history buff Joe Moniaci hosts the series, bringing his…

American Heroes Channel Hosts Second Annual ‘Duty, Honor, Courage Week’ with Special Patriotic Programming

American Heroes Channel is honoring men and women of the armed forces this Veterans Day with its second annual Duty, Honor, Courage Week. Featuring seven nights of the network’s most patriotic programming, Duty, Honor, Courage Week kicks off today, November 9th and runs through Sunday, November 15. Here is what fans can tune into throughout the event: Monday, November 9 8/7c: Against the Odds, “A Chance in Hell: The Battle for Ramadi”…

Discovery Communications’ Networks Showcase Upcoming Programming Slate at Summer 2015 TCAs

Several dozen Discovery Communications team members are in Beverly Hills this week for the semi-annual Television Critics Association press tour. Held in January and July each year, the event provides cable, broadcast and digital networks the opportunity to share with press in attendance some of the most exciting upcoming programming news. Folks from American Heroes Channel, Discovery Family, Investigation Discovery, Velocity, Science Channel and Discovery gathered at the Beverly Hilton Hotel yesterday to host their panels. Here’s what each network announced: American Heroes Channel We know…

American Heroes Channel Reveals “What History Forgot”

Do you know the true origins behind our beloved Star Spangled Banner or the secret ingredient in the original Coca-Cola recipe? Have you ever heard of the Wall Street terrorist attack of 1920 or how the Statue of Liberty was nearly destroyed? Today, a new six-part series premieres on American Heroes Channel, What History Forgot, revealing the great stories in our history that remain untold. Hosted by history buff Joe Moniaci, What…

Television Critics Association Panels Propel Networks into Spring Season

Yesterday here in Pasadena, many of Discovery Communications’ networks previewed a selection of upcoming programming to journalists from around the country at the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press tour. You can read more about the event, including which networks participated and what specific programs they presented here. Science Channel announced What Could Possibly Go Wrong?, where real-life friends Grant Reynolds and Kevin Moore work to decipher what went wrong…

Discovery Communications Unveils New Programming at 2015 Winter TCAs

Just in time to avoid the biting cold that is taking over the east coast, I’ve jumped ship – or plane, rather – to sunny Pasadena, CA for the Television Critics Association (TCA) press tour. The semi-annual gathering brings in journalists from across the country and is a chance for networks to share with everyone in attendance some of the most exciting programming they have lined up for the upcoming…

Discovery Communications and National Military Family Association Celebrate Veterans Day Together

Serving your country is not only incredibly honorable, but also an incredibly difficult adjustment for service members – and it’s hard on the families of those who serve, too. That’s where the National Military Family Association (NMFA) comes in: they’re a non-profit organization that works to strengthen and protect military families. Founded in 1959, they work to meet the needs of military families through a variety of services – from…

American Heroes Channel Premieres ‘Against the Odds’ at Newseum Event

With American Heroes Channel, formerly the Military Channel, officially rolling out on Monday, March 3, the network rallied its troops at the Newseum Tuesday night to celebrate the occasion and honor the bold veterans featured in its launch series, Against the Odds, premiering Monday, March 3 at 10PM ET. Multiple generations of military veterans and their families came together from across the country to attend the special event. The evening was…