Tag: Discovery

  • Warner Bros. Discovery Shows & Movies Are Coming to The Roku Channel & Tubi, Including Content from HBO

    Warner Bros. Discovery Shows & Movies Are Coming to The Roku Channel & Tubi, Including Content from HBO

    Today Warner Bros. Discovery announced deals with The Roku Channel and Tubi to bring their content to the free streaming service. This deal will bring a huge catalog of content to both services. “As FAST continues to explode in popularity amongst cord-cutters, we’re seeing content players increasingly shift their focus towards capturing this audience, by […]

  • Discovery Shareholders Vote to Approve WarnerMedia Merger

    Discovery Shareholders Vote to Approve WarnerMedia Merger

    Discovery announced today that the company’s shareholders have met and voted on the upcoming merger with WarnerMedia. The company’s stockholders have officially voted to approve the merger, according to a press release Friday morning. The merger will bring together WarnerMedia’s entertainment, sports and news assets with Discovery’s nonfiction and international entertainment and sports businesses, forming […]

  • Discovery Ended 2021 with 22 Million Subscribers

    Discovery Ended 2021 with 22 Million Subscribers

    Discovery Inc. ended Q4 with 22 million paid streaming subscribers, according to the company’s quarterly earnings report released Thursday. That number includes Discovery+, which added 2 million subscribers for the quarter. “2021 was by all measures an exceptional year for our company, in which we achieved significant operational, financial, and strategic objectives. We grew our global […]

  • WarnerMedia Discovery Merger Gets Go-Ahead from FTC & Justice Dept

    WarnerMedia Discovery Merger Gets Go-Ahead from FTC & Justice Dept

    WarnerMedia and Discovery are one step closer to finalizing their merger. The Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice did not challenge the merger, according to an SEC filing from Discovery Wednesday morning. The filing says “The HSR Act statutory waiting period has expired or otherwise been terminated, and any […]

  • WarnerMedia and Discovery Merger Now Expected to Close This Spring

    WarnerMedia and Discovery Merger Now Expected to Close This Spring

    Things are heating up with AT&Ts pending merger between WarnerMedia and Discovery. The $43-billion deal was supposed to close halfway through 2022, but now has been moved up to Q2 according to information shared on Wednesday’s earnings call. “We’re encouraged with how the process for the WarnerMedia deal is progressing,” said AT&T CEO John Stankey […]

  • How to Watch UFOs Declassified: Live Without Cable on June 30

    How to Watch UFOs Declassified: Live Without Cable on June 30

    Are we alone in the universe? On the heels of the release of the unclassified UFO report, UFOs Declassified: LIVE will try to answer that question. The three-hour event will be hosted by Josh Gates of Discovery’s Expedition Unknown and it will address life beyond our world. Gates will be joined by some of the […]

  • Discovery’s Shark Week 2021 Will Also be Available to Stream on Discovery+

    Discovery’s Shark Week 2021 Will Also be Available to Stream on Discovery+

    Shark Week has been a long-running tradition on Discovery, and this year it kicks off its 33rd season on Sunday, July 11, and continues through Sunday, July 18. This year will also feature more content during the week-long event than ever before with 45 hours of Shark programming. And this year, Discovery+ joins the with […]

  • WarnerMedia and Discovery Will Name New Company Warner Bros. Discovery

    WarnerMedia and Discovery Will Name New Company Warner Bros. Discovery

    Discovery, Inc. announced today that the new company being formed through the WarnerMedia and Discovery merger will be called Warner Bros. Discovery. Along with a new name, the company shared a potential slogan – “the stuff that dreams are made of,” from the Warner Bros. movie The Maltese Falcon. “Warner Bros. Discovery will aspire to […]

  • Discovery Announces a New Slate of Programming For 2021-2022

    Discovery Announces a New Slate of Programming For 2021-2022

    Discovery announced a new slate for streaming and linear programming slates for the rest of 2021-2022 at its Virtual Upfront Presentation on Tuesday. The new announcements include programming that will appear on the company’s newly launched streaming service Discovery+, as well as the company’s portfolio of brands including Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation […]

  • AT&T Confirms Deal with Discovery That Would Form Standalone Entertainment Company

    AT&T Confirms Deal with Discovery That Would Form Standalone Entertainment Company

    AT&T announced Monday morning a “definitive agreement” with Discovery to combine media assets and “create a premier, standalone global entertainment company” if approved by regulators. The new company would combine assets, including HBO Max and Discovery+, to better compete in the direct to consumer business. Along with combining current content, the new company would have […]