Discovery Channel’s ‘Deadliest Catch’ Takes Home Three Creative Arts Emmys®

It’s been cable’s #1 non-sports telecast for every week this season among key demos – that’s 18 consecutive weeks! Now, Deadliest Catch has another reason to celebrate: this Saturday, the series won three awards at the 2015 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys®. The Discovery Channel show, which profiles men who risk everything for the dangerous job of crab fishing in the icy waters of Alaska’s Bering Sea, won for Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program, Outstanding…

Discovery Channel and Animal Planet Nab Primetime Emmy Nominations

Yesterday morning, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards which will be presented on September 20th at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. Discovery Channel nabbed several nominations including three for Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program; Deadliest Catch, Naked and Afraid and Alaska: The Last Frontier. Additionally Discovery Channel’s MythBusters and Animal Planet’s Too Cute received nominations. In total, Discovery Communications’…

Five Discovery Networks Among Primetime Emmy Nominees

This morning, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, which will be presented on August 25 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science Channel and OWN all nabbed nominations, including Discovery’s MythBusters and TLC’s Who Do You Think You Are? for Outstanding Structured Reality Program, and Discovery’s Alaska: The Last Frontier and Deadliest Catch for Outstanding…

Discovery, OWN Bring Home Creative Arts Emmy Awards

Last night, at the 2013 Creative Arts Emmys, Discovery and OWN brought home the gold for some of their networks’ favorites. Discovery’s Deadliest Catch brought home two awards – one for “Best Cinematography for Reality Programming” and the other for “Picture Editing for Reality Programming” in its “Mutiny on the Sea” episode. Additionally, OWN’s Oprah’s Lifeclass  brought home a win for “Outstanding Social TV.” Congratulations to our winners!  

This Week in…Discovery Buzz

Happy Saturday, Discovery family! We’re tearfully wrapping up the summer with some big announcements and an exciting milestone for a member of the Discovery family. Take a peek at the stories below, and enjoy the weekend! Discovery Launches $500K Development Fund ‘North and South’ Miniseries in the Works at Discovery Emmys: Morgan Freeman on ‘Through the Wormhole,’ His Nominated Doc Series Emmys: ‘Oprah’s Lifeclass’ Among Juried Interactive Award Winners ‘On…

‘Frozen Planet’ & ‘Deadliest Catch’ Take Home Creative Arts Emmy Awards

This past weekend The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences held its annual Creative Arts Emmy Awards. The Creative Arts Emmy Awards honor the key technical disciplines and behind-the-scenes crafts essential to television production, such as sound editing, cinematography and more, and we are thrilled to announce that Discovery Channel won honors for both Frozen Planet and Deadliest Catch. See the full list of Discovery Channel winners below and congratulations to all! Frozen Planet (Discovery Channel) Outstanding Picture…

‘Frozen Planet’ & ‘MythBusters’ Lead Discovery Communications’ 11 Primetime Emmy Nominations

Just minutes ago, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 2012 Primetime Emmy Awards, which will be presented on September 23 in Los Angeles in a primetime event hosted by funnyman Jimmy Kimmel.* Discovery Channel, TLC & Animal Planet all took home nominations, including Frozen Planet in the Outstanding Nonfiction Series category and MythBusters in the Outstanding Reality Program category. Congratulations to all the nominees —…

Discovery Networks Nab 11 News & Doc Emmy Nods

This morning, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences  announced the nominees for the 33rd annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards, and four  networks in the Discovery Communications family were nominated. Congratulations to all the nominees from Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet and Science Channel: Outstanding Historical Programming Rising: Rebuilding Ground Zero (Discovery Channel) Outstanding Science and Technology Programming Curiosity (Discovery Channel) Through the Wormhole (Science Channel) Outstanding Individual Achievement…

‘Deadliest Catch’ Nabs Four Primetime Emmy Awards, Including Outstanding Reality Program

We’re used to the Captains of Deadliest Catch hauling in pots full of crabs, but now the Discovery Channel series can add four Primetime Emmy Awards to the haul. Deadliest Catch was nominated in the categories of Outstanding Reality Program, Outstanding Cinematography for Reality Programming, Outstanding Sound Mixing for Reality Programming and Outstanding Picture Editing for Reality Programming and took home all four awards on Saturday night at the Creative…

Discovery Nets Nominated for 11 News & Doc Emmys

On the heels of last week’s 10 Primetime Emmy nominations, Discovery Communications received 11 News & Documentary Emmy nods earlier this week — with Discovery Channel leading the way with seven. First Life with David Attenborough was nominated in three categories (Outstanding Nature Programming, Outstanding Writing and Outstanding Graphic Design & Art Direction) and Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking was recognized with two nominations for Outstanding Science and Technology…