Anil Jhingan joins Discovery as Executive Vice President of Corporate Development, EMEA and APAC.
Discovery Deutschland has chosen the managed media and distribution services of MX1, a subsidiary of Astra satellite operator SES, to deliver its eight German TV channel, Home & Garden TV (HGTV), launching on June 6, 2019.
Discovery has acquired Golf Digest from Condé Nast.
Home & Garden TV (HGTV), which Discovery is launching as a free-to-air TV channel in Germany on June 6, 2019, will be available on Unitymedia’s cable network.
ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery will launch their joint German streaming platform in June 2019 under the name Joyn.
Discovery’s President and Chief Executive Officer says the network has made a solid start to the year.
Matthew Butler has been named the general manager of Travel Channel, effective immediately.
Benjamin Pirker has joined Discovery Deutschland in April 2019.
France Télévisions will be the free-to-air Olympic broadcaster for the Olympic Winter Games in Beijing in 2022 and the Olympic Summer Games in Paris 2024 following an agreement with rights holder Discovery.
YouTube TV is continuing to add new channels to what is known in the US as an virtual MVPD streaming subscription service.