Discovery names new Italy general manager

Alessandro Araimo

Discovery Networks Italy has a new general manager. Alessandro Araimo has been appointed to the role in one of Discovery’s key European territories. Araimo has… Read more

Discovery to provide exclusive content for Snapchat


Discovery is to provide premium short-form video content exclusively for US users of social media platform Snapchat. Under the terms of the deal, Discovery and… Read more

Discovery puts name to new UK free-to-air channel


Discovery is launching Quest Red in the UK, its second free-to-air channel in the territory. Billed as ‘the home of irresistibly real TV’ the female-skewing… Read more

Discovery to launch new free-to-air channel in UK

David Zaslav

Discovery will launch a new free-to-air channel in the UK alongside other new services in the UK and Germany. CEO David Zaslav said yesterday that… Read more

Discovery Nordic chief leaves company

Harald Strømme

Discovery’s Norway and Sweden boss Harald Stromme has left the company amid reports of a disagreement about the direction of the business in those territories.… Read more

Discovery and Sky both claim victory as dispute is resolved


Discovery Communications’ channels will remain on the Sky platform in the UK and Germany after the pair reached a last-gasp deal in their carriage dispute.… Read more

Discovery strikes raft of Olympic deals

discovery olympics

Discovery Communications has struck a series of deal  for its Olympic Games coverage with Polish state broadcaster Telewizja Polska and broadcasters in the Czech Republic,… Read more

Discovery and Sky trade barbs as channel deadline looms


Discovery and Sky have both upped the ante in the bitter carriage dispute that will see 12 Discovery nets pulled from the pay TV platform… Read more

Discovery facing loss of Sky carriage in UK and Germany


Sky and Discovery are locked in carriage talks over the Discovery channels in Germany and the UK in tandem, with its local networks going dark… Read more

Discovery feuds with Sky over UK carriage fees


Discovery risks seeing its channels go dark in the UK – its most important international market – amid a dispute over fees with Sky. The… Read more