Discovery Channel’s Dodgeball Thunderdome was filmed this summer, putting people’s lives at risk to produce one of the worst reality competitions I’ve ever seen.
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“To say that there aren’t women in shark science is utterly ridiculous,” a Black female marine biologist told me. So I asked both Discovery’s Shark Week and National Geographic’s Sharkfest why they focused on white male shark scientists in their marketing and casting.
Last year, Jesse James said a deal to bring back Monster Garage fell through because Discovery management was “pushing very hard to change Monster Garage into a Crappy/Cheap reality show.”
The Discovery Channel is launching a new night of themed reality TV, which includes Homestead Rescue season 6, Reclaimed, and Building Off the Grid.
Discovery Channel’s new show sends billionaire Glenn Stearns to Erie, Penn., with $100 to see if he can build a $1 million business in three months. But it also tries to argue that you, too, can do the same.
The creator of American Idol and Pop Idol was inspired to create Serengeti, and its director has spent a lot of time finding ways to creatively film animals.
An interview with the producers and subjects of the new Discovery Channel documentary, which follows the volunteers known as the Cajun Navy.
More than 25 documentaries and specials about sharks will air across three networks over the next month. Here’s what’s coming and where to find it.
Will Josh Gates and Dr. Zahi Hawass’ live opening of an ancient sarcophagus be repeated on the Discovery Channel? Will The Last Alaskans be back for another season?
On Expedition Unknown: Egypt Live, Josh Gates hosted as Egyptologists and archeologists uncovered three mummies and a wax head. Details about what they found.
The Discovery Channel’s new promo for its refreshed brand says “The World is Ours,” but excludes more than half of the people on Earth.
Discovery’s family of networks—including TLC, ID, and Discovery—announced four upcoming reality TV specials today.
The Diesel Brothers fixed, overhauled, and rebuilt Jose Caballero’s truck after he and his family were harassed in a video that went viral.
Discovery’s Shark Week 2018 will revisit its 2013 Megalodon lie, and also have Naked and Afraid- and Shark Tank-themed specials. First up, though, is Shark Fest on NatGeo WILD.
The show is a new Discovery channel survival reality series, not a competitor to American Ninja Warrior.