This Week In…Discovery Buzz

We’re knee-deep in the holiday season and exciting times at Discovery! From programming to investments, here are some highlights from the past week that you might have missed: Discovery CEO Zaslav: 2016 Was Our Best Year Ever (Bloomberg) Investigation Discovery Greenlights First TV Movie; Guillermo Diaz and Carrie Preston to Star (Exclusive) (Hollywood Reporter) Digital Studio New Form Raises $18 Million From Discovery, ITV (Variety)  ‘Ocean Warriors’ Preview: The Battle in Palau (Yahoo!) WATCH:…

This Week in…Discovery Buzz

Happy Halloween Weekend, boos and ghouls! It’s been a spooktacular week here at Discovery, so let’s get you filled in on some news you might have missed! 5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About ‘Rats’ (Via Morgan Spurlock) (USA Today)  Eurosport Takes Exclusive Rights for EFL Cup in Malaysia & Brunei (World Screen) Oprah Winfrey & Ava DuVernay: A TV Dream Team Talks ‘Queen Sugar’ (Variety) Rocker Dave Navarro Opens Up About His…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

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The week started with the first presidential debate of the year and ended with the Rosetta probe successfully becoming the first probe in history to orbit a comet. In between, there was plenty to discuss here at Discovery, but in case you missed it, here are some highlights from the past few days: JonBenet Ramsey Series Hits Ratings Gold for Discovery (New York Post)  Science Channel Lines Up Special About Rosetta Probe’s Crash (Realscreen) …

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

From an exciting new virtual reality offering to welcoming Michael Bishara to the Discovery family, it’s been a fun and noteworthy week to say the least! Here’s a little recap of the past week to kick off the weekend: Want 22 Weeks of Paid Leave? Call Discovery Communications (WJLA) JonBenet Ramsey Murder Series Scores Record Ratings For ID Network (Deadline)  Michael Bishara Heads to Discovery (Multichannel)  TLC Ain’t Afraid of No Ghost, Starts Airing…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Another fun, eventful, and HOT summer has come and gone – time flies when you’re having fun! It’s been a busy post-Labor Day week here at Discovery – here are a few things you might have missed: Discovery Takes Harley-Davidsons Back to the Day When They Weren’t Exactly Choppers (Huffington Post)  EXCLUSIVE: Jewel Makes Her Debut on Discovery Channel’s ‘Alaska: The Last Frontier’ — Watch the New Trailer! (Entertainment Tonight) Oprah Winfrey, Ava DuVernay…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

It’s hard to believe summer is already coming to a close and kids are headed back to school! Time flies when you’re having fun! It’s been a busy week here at Discovery. Here’s a look at what you might have missed: Abused Toucan Missing Beak Inspires Animal Welfare Movement (People)  Idris Elba Will Train to Become a (Real) Pro Kickboxer on Discovery’s ‘Fighter’ (The Wrap)  We’re on Baby Panda Watch! Zoo Atlanta Cub…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! Earlier this week, Discovery was named the #2 company for best work-life balance by Indeed – a nice recognition that I can tell you is well-deserved! Here’s what else has us buzzing this week: In ‘Guns on Campus,’ Tamron Hall Examines a Polarizing Issue (New York Times) Ava DuVernay’s ‘Queen Sugar’ Renewed for Season 2 Ahead of Series Premiere (Variety) EXCLUSIVE: Watch the Official Trailer for Discovery’s Motorcycle…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

It is heating up outside, but luckily there is plenty to keep us entertained indoors! Here’s what’s been going on in our world this week: TLC’s New Series Playhouse Masters Dreams Up Fantasy Kids’ Spaces for Steph Curry, Ali Landry and More (People) Eurosport and France Televisions Extend French Open Deal (Daily Mail)  YouTuber Marina Joyce Reassures Fans She Is Safe in New Interviews (TIME)  Deadliest Catch‘s Sig Hansen Reveals How He’s Changing…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! Here’s what has us buzzing this week: ‘Southwest of Salem’ Documentary Scheduled for Fall Release (EXCLUSIVE) (Variety) Exclusive: Game of Thrones’ Michiel Huisman Rides Again in Harley and the Davidsons (GQ) ‘Too Close To Home’: Tyler Perry TLC Drama Series Gets Premiere Date (Deadline) Queen Sugar: See the First Trailer for Ava DuVernay’s New Series — Exclusive (EW) Cake Boss’ Talks Fate Of Wrigley Cake, Rosemont Restaurant Plans (Chicago…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! Earlier this week, Discovery Communications received eight Emmy nominations for the 2016 Primetime Emmy Awards, including four for Discovery’s Deadliest Catch. Congrats to all those involved on such well-deserved recognition! Here’s what else has us buzzing this week: Naked and Afraid (The New Yorker) Thank You, Jazz Jennings, for Changing America (Advocate) What It’s Like Surviving Naked in the Wild for 40 Days (Marie Claire) Dave Navarro To Be Honored…