More Seasons and Episodes of Fan-Favorite Shows Now Available on Hulu

July 1st doesn’t just mark the start of a new month – it marks the start of new series and new episodes of Discovery Communications’ programming being made available to Hulu subscribers! And with the long holiday weekend just ahead of us, there’s no better time to relive your favorite moments and catch up on your newest binge-worthy addictions. From MythBusters to Man Vs. Wild, Say Yes to the Dress and DC Cupcakes,…

Dancing! Trivia! Cupcakes! There’s Something for Everyone at TLC’s Inaugural Summer Block Party

This past Saturday, more than 4,000 fans gathered in Philadelphia for TLC’s inaugural Summer Block Party – a free festival held to celebrate community and the start of the summer. Held at Penn’s Landing, the fans were joined by some of their favorite TLC talent – including Buddy Valestro (Cake Boss), Monte Durham and Lori Allen (Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta), Randi Fenoli (Say Yes to the Dress), Whitney…

Discovery Communications & TLC’s ‘Say Yes to the Prom’…It’s More Than Just a Dress

It’s 8 am at Discovery’s headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland – racks of dresses are carefully hung, sparkling in the light. Stylists arrange their stations, and employees who have volunteered as mentors prepare to meet their mentees for the day. It can only mean one thing – the return of Say Yes to the Prom. Shortly thereafter students stream through the doors, jittery and wide-eyed with anticipation. A little apprehensive…

TLC’s ‘Say Yes to the Prom’ is Back, Ready to Make Prom Dreams a Reality Again

TLC is saying “yes!” once again to ‘Say Yes to the Prom,’ an initiative that makes prom more accessible for girls across the country with mentorship, dresses, makeup and accessories. Now in its fourth year, the event is designed to build courage and self-confidence among young women, and connects students with industry professionals for future networking. Girls at each of the events will select from more than 2,500 donated prom dresses…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! This has been a news-filled week! Aside from our announcement about Laura Ling and Sony PlayStation®Vue, we shared the news earlier this week that Curiosity.com has spun-off from Discovery Communications. In other big – er, tall – news, Yao Ming will be on Animal Planet next Tuesday in Saving Africa’s Giants with Yao Ming. (And if you haven’t read his AMA on Reddit yet, it’s worth checking out…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday, Discovery family! It was a busy week at Discovery, with the first quarter earnings report, business acquisitions and the final 2014 “Say Yes to the Prom” event in Chicago. Catch up with all the news that has us buzzing below and then get in the Mother’s Day spirit with Michelle Duggar of TLC’s 19 Kids and Counting. Happy Mother’s Day! Discovery Execs Talk Upfronts, OWN, Ad Impact of Canceled Everest…

‘Say Yes to the Prom’ Blows into the Windy City for Final Stop in National Tour

Yesterday, Discovery rounded out its 2014 Say Yes to the Prom tour with a stop Chicago, in partnership with OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, Harpo Studios and Comcast. Thirty high school girls, from Julian High School in Washington Heights and Curie Metropolitan High School in Archer Heights, began the special day at Harpo Studios with a special kickoff message from Monte Durham, fashion director and star of TLC’s Say Yes to the…

Discovery and Mediacom Bring ‘Say Yes to the Prom’ to Des Moines

Yesterday, Discovery worked alongside affiliate partner Mediacom to bring its “Say Yes to the Prom” initiative to a deserving group of high school girls in Des Moines, Iowa. The event, the second of three to occur this year as part of the program’s national expansion, brought 30 girls from Roosevelt High School to La’ James International College for a full day of mentoring, prom dress shopping and makeovers. The event…

Local High School Girls ‘Say Yes to the Prom’ at Discovery Event

Yesterday, at One Discovery Place, we all saw a little magic happen at the third annual “Say Yes to the Dress,” a corporate initiative promoting confidence and a positive self-image for deserving high school girls In the morning, forty local high school girls arrived and were paired with Discovery employees to lead them through a day of mentoring, prom dress shopping and makeovers. Monte Durham, fashion director and star of TLC’s…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

It’s Friday, Discovery! As we wrap February, we’re looking forward to an exciting spring with the launch of American Heroes Channel and many show premieres. Check out the stories below to see how we closed the month and then take a look at Jen Arnold’s (of TLC’s The Little Couple), inspiring segment on Good Morning America. Discovery Expands Duties for O’Neil, Kaplan, Schleiff (Variety)  Military Channel becomes ‘American Heroes Channel,’…