Discovery Networks Wow at 2014-15 Upfront

With dynamic programming slates and some of the brightest talent, Discovery’s 2014-15 Upfront presentation at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York had a lot of people talking (and you can read the announcements made in yesterday’s blog post). Take a peek at all the Upfront fun below and then head over to Facebook to see our full album. We’re looking forward to a great year ahead as we all…

Watch ‘N’ Sniff with ‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ Tonight

Last week, I joined Discovery employees in celebrating the new season of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo with an exclusive internal screening of the first episode, followed by a meet & greet (featuring lots of laughs) with the family. With this event, we also snagged a part of history – the first audience to join in on a scratch ‘n’ sniff viewing. While I won’t reveal any secrets, I can…

Mama June Teaches “How to Honey Boo Boo” in New Book – Win Your Copy!

Can you redneckognize a “forklift foot” from a “neck crust?” Do you know how to cook some good sketti, grill roadkill barbecue or make a maranaise sandwich? Ever go mud boggin, build a Redneck Mudslide or check out a local food auction? If you’re a Redneck rookie like most of us, no need to fear – Mama June has you covered. In How to Honey Boo Boo: The Complete Guide…

This Week in Discovery Buzz…

You’ve made it… it’s Friday! This week, we announced our first quarter earnings, celebrated Mama June’s wedding and enjoyed a new EP from Pit Boss star, Shorty Rossi (rock out with Shorty’s video below) and more: Discovery Communications 1st-Quarter Net Up 4.5% on Stronger International Revenue  Animal Planet’s ‘Pit Boss’ stars release EP for the Dogs (Video) Bill Goodwyn Recognized as Member of 2013 Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame  ‘Cat Daddy’ Jackson…

Upfront 2013: Rapping BBQ Masters, Ferocious Gators and Terrifying Tightropes

What do Honey Boo Boo, Oprah and Morgan Freeman have in common? They all stole the stage at Discovery Communications’ Upfront 2013-14. On April 4, hundreds gathered at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City to get the first glimpse into the future of Discovery Communications programming. The show kicked off with daredevil Nik Wallenda’s tightrope walk over the audience – a small feat compared to his upcoming walk…