Discovery Communications

  1. 9,000 Michael Jackson Fans Sign Petition Asking Discovery Not to Air Autopsy Special

    December 30, 2010 12:00 AM EST Michael Jackson's estate has fired off an angry letter to Discovery Communications over an upcoming TV special that re-enacts the late singer's autopsy, TMZ reports. Fans have already protested the special, with more than 9,000 signing a ...

  2. Oprah Winfrey Offered U2's Bono a TV Show on OWN

    December 20, 2010 12:00 AM EST Oprah Winfrey recently chatted up U2's Bono at a dinner -- and then propositioned a business deal. "Would you like a TV show?" she asked him, according to the New York Times. "I look at everything now through the prism of,  ...

  3. Jennifer Lopez Starring In TLC Reality Series

    April 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jennifer Lopez will executive produce and star in a documentary series at cable channel TLC about her life as an actress and singer, new mother of twins and entrepreneur launching a fragrance line. "I think it'll be something very exciti ...

  4. MTV Heads Back To Canada

    March 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST New joint venture channel to launch March 21. New joint venture channel to launch March 21. News ...

  5. Liberty Media Completes Spin-off Of Discovery

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Liberty Media Corp., the conglomerate headed by cable pioneer John Malone, said July 21 it had completed the spin-off of Discovery Holdings, which includes Liberty's 50% stake in Discovery Communicati NEW YORK (Reuters) -- Liberty Media Corp. ...

  6. Picture This

    July 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment obtains the rights to such programs as Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet under an exclusive distribution deal with Discovery Communications. Read Jill Kipnis Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment obtains th ...

  7. Columbia, Discovery Ink Distribution Deal

    July 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment has signed an exclusive video distribution deal with Discovery Communications. Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment has signed an exclusive video distribution deal with Discovery Communications. The agreement, wh ...

  8. Gospel Music Channel Names Producer, VP

    June 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT New network to launch this year. The Gospel Music Channel, which is slated to bow later this year , is staffing up. Genia Edelman has been named VP of affiliate sales and marketing for the Atlanta-based network. Edelman was the regional director o ...

  9. Veteran Execs Launch Gospel Music Channel

    April 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A new gospel cable channel will launch this fall, headed by veteran cable executives Charles Humbard, former senior VP/GM of Discovery Networks, and Brad Siegel, former president of Turner Entertainme A new gospel cable channel will launch this fa ...

  10. Veteran Execs Launch Gospel Music Channel

    April 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A new gospel cable channel will launch this fall, headed by veteran cable executives Charles Humbard, former senior VP/GM of Discovery Networks, and Brad Siegel, former president of Turner Entertainme A new gospel cable channel will launch this fa ...