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…

This Week in Discovery Buzz…

I can’t help but laugh when my friends who work in other fields talk about the summer slowdown, as that’s not the case at Discovery! It’s the eve of Shark Week but there was much more in the news this week, including: An Aha Moment: Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Is Finally Profitable (Bloomberg Businessweek) First Photos: Richard Madden as ‘Klondike’ Explorer — EXCLUSIVE (Entertainment Weekly) A Lil Bub Talk Show Will…

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…

Take a Trip to ‘Africa’ from the Comfort of Your Living Room with Discovery

If you’re like me, you have a long list of the places in the world you want to visit in your lifetime. I’ve been fortunate enough to check off a good number, including South Africa (meet the young leopard I met on Safari below), but the rest of the African continent is still on my list. Until I find the time to take off work and someone willing to fund…