Investigation Discovery Partners with ‘Glamour’ to Honor Women Making a Difference

On Monday night, Investigation Discovery partnered with Glamour magazine to honor three philanthropic women as a part of their new public affairs initiative, Inspire a Difference. At this inaugural Inspire a Difference event, held at the Edison Ballroom in New York City, ID honored Emily Deschanel, Kristin Chenoweth and Brittany Snow for their work with the following charities: Five Acres: Emily Deschanel is a supporter of Five Acres, which works…

Discovery CEO Zaslav to Co-Host CNBC’s ‘Squawk Box’ Monday Morning

Tomorrow (Monday, November 12) Discovery Communications President & CEO David Zaslav will join Becky Quick, Andrew Ross Sorkin and Joe Kernen as a guest host on Squawk Box. Airing from 7-9am on CNBC, Zaslav will also be joined by special guests Emilio Azcárraga Juan, CEO of Televisa, Susan Lucci, of Investigation Discovery‘s Deadly Affairs, and Animal Planet‘s Dave Salmoni. Tune in for coverage of what you need to know before…

Susan Lucci Brings ID Addicts ‘Deadly Affairs’

First comes love, then comes marriage and sometimes…murder. After over 40 years playing Erica Kane on All My Children, no one knows more about dramatic relationships than Susan Lucci, so it’s completely fitting that her Investigation Discovery debut be hosting a show called Deadly Affairs. Deadly Affairs tells the real stories of passionate love affairs gone tragically wrong. Luckily, as an official ID addict myself, I am well versed in…

Discovery Networks Take to TCA, Share Upcoming Programming

As I post, television critics and journalists from across the country are continuing the bi-annual ritual that is the TCA Press Tour and getting ready for Discovery Communications‘ panels. Held each summer at the Beverly Hilton, the Television Critics Association‘s event allows broadcast and cable networks to unveil new and returning series and specials that will premiere in the coming months. You can read all the news by clicking on…

Stars Come Out for Discovery Communications’ Upfront

Yesterday, Discovery Communications returned to Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City to host its annual Upfront for an audience of advertisers and press. While I shared news yesterday here about new and returning series coming to our networks, we wanted to give you a glimpse at the action — on stage and backstage — through the photos below. I’ve been fortunate to attend several Upfront presentations and what…

Discovery Nets Unveil Upcoming Programming at Winter TCA Tour

Sunny Pasadena, California is the setting for the Winter 2012 Television Critics Association Press Tour, and today Discovery’s session will feature panels from several networks. You can read all the news by clicking on the links below and follow @DiscoveryComm and #TCA12 on Twitter for live updates from the Tour. We’ll also be sharing photos from our panels — featuring Morgan Freeman, Niecy Nash and more, as they happen on…