This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Halloween! We’re enjoying plenty of treats today to cap off a successful and zombie-filled week, and hope you are, too. It’s been a busy last week in October with lots of news, including: Welcoming Rich Ross as the new President of the Discovery Channel  Celebrating new highs for TLC’s 19 Kids & Counting and Discovery Networks international Counting down to Discovery’s Skyscraper Live with Nik Wallenda  Enjoy the weekend and we’ll be…

Are You Ready to Walk the Wire with Nik Wallenda in Discovery’s ‘Skyscraper Live’?

It’s getting down to the wire! In three days, the world will be watching as Nik Wallenda faces his most audacious challenge yet in Skyscraper Live. While the idea of walking hundreds of feet above the bustling streets of downtown Chicago on a wire ¾ of an inch wide – the approximate width of a human finger – would make most of us run for the hills (and solid ground!),…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! We’re welcomed some cooler weather here at Discovery HQ this week, along with some exciting announcements about a little event we have coming up on November 2 (hint: Nik Wallenda is back!) Check out some of the week’s biggest news here at Discovery and then catch a sneak peek of the news season of Discovery’s Gold Rush, premiering on Friday, October 17 at 9/8c. HBO Head Richard Plepler:…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday Discovery! This week brought the start of a new season and some other changes here at Discovery.  Check out some of the happenings of the week and enjoy a Flashback Friday to Discovery’s Skywire Live in honor of Nik Wallenda’s upcoming Skyscraper Live. Cosgrove Named GM for Discovery Family (Broadcasting & Cable) Discovery, Liberty Global Complete Acquisition of U.K. Producer All3Media (The Hollywood Reporter)  Discovery’s New Show ‘Tethered’ Ties…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! It’s been a busy week here at Discovery, as we announced Nik Wallenda’s latest challenge and kicked off Hispanic Heritage Month. Check out some of this week’s happenings below and end your week with the Friskies award-winning best cat video of the year, starring Animalist’s Cole the Black Cat! Watch Dueling Senators Seek Shelter in Discovery’s ‘Rival Survival’ (The Hollywood Reporter)   Daredevil Nik Wallenda Prepares for Tightrope Walk…