Discovery UK has reported its strongest ever first quarter, growing its audience 14% to 3.13%, including the acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive.
The Discovery Channel executive who was poised to take over as chief executive of the Premier League is no longer taking up the role.
Discovery Networks Deutschland has agreed with 1&1 to distribute is whole German channel family on the internet service provider’s new digital platform 1&1 Digital-TV.
Discovery Channel has announced plans to move its global headquarters to New York.
Discovery Channel has launched on OTT platform Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria.
Sky says Discovery Channel wants £1 billion to cover the carriage on its networks.
A dispute regarding carriage conditions has broken out between Sky Deutschland and Discovery Networks Deutschland which could lead to Eurosport 1 HD, Eurosport 2 HD, Eurosport 360 HD and Discovery Channel being removed from the German pay-TV platform on February 1, 2017.
Discovery Communications has appointed Michael Lang as EVP of international development and digital.
Canal Digital and Discovery Networks are not commenting on suggestions that the programmer has reduced its demands in the carriage dispute that has removed its channels from Nordic screens.
Comcast has angrily turned on both business partners and rivals against their opposition to its proposed $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable.