Discovery Communications Response to Comcast

Earlier today, David Leavy, Chief Communications Officer for Discovery Communications, made the following statement regarding Comcast’s claim in its merger proceeding with the Federal Communications Commission: As one of the few remaining independent programmers in the country, Discovery has a nearly 30-year history of being one of the most fair, rational and reasonable actors within the industry. Our long-term commitment to investing in education content that benefits all consumers has…

Destination America Celebrates the 4th with Red, White and You

As we all prepare for the holiday weekend ahead, Destination America, the only network to celebrate the people, places, and stories of the U.S, is preparing to bring patriotic celebrations to seven deserving communities across America through their Red, White and You initiative. Earlier this year, Destination America partnered with national weekly magazine USA Weekend for the second-annual Red, White and You contest, to award two deserving communities, and several runner-ups, a…

Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership’s ‘Inside Story’ Now Available Digitally

I’ve written a few times here about a passion project for many at Discovery and beyond: Inside Story. The film, produced by Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership and Quizzical Pictures, has been seen in African movie theaters and broadcast into homes across the continent, and now it’s available in the U.S. online through iTunes, Google Play, Amazon and other digital platforms. Inside Story will roll out across additional services through…