Andy and Johnathan Hillstrand
Just weeks after announcing their exit, Deadliest Catch stars Capts. Johnathan and Andy Hillstrand and Capt. Sig Hansen are back aboard the hit Discovery Channel series, a network rep confirms.
The Hillstrands announced their exit on Sept. 28th, saying they were unable to...
Outside Discovery Communications
Police fatally shot an armed man who had taken hostages at Discovery Communications headquarters, ending a nerve-rattling standoff that held much of Silver Spring, Md., paralyzed Wednesday afternoon.
Montgomery County Police Chief J. Thomas Manger told reporters that a device went off and released smoke during the confrontation, but that three hostages were safe. He said the man had two backpacks and two boxes and that police were trying to determine early Tuesday evening if they contained explosive devices.
The building, which houses 1,900 Discovery employees, was ...
HISTORY DETECTIVES (Monday at 9/8c, PBS)
The popular summer series goes into space for its eighth-season opener. One segment investigates whether art from Andy Warhol and five other major modern artists was smuggled onto the Moon in 1969 aboard the Apollo 12 lunar module, on an unauthorized ceramic mini-canvas...
Oprah Winfrey has announced the flagship lineup for her Oprah Winfrey Network, which she'll launch on January 1, 2011. It's a mix of shows that capitalizes on Winfrey's strengths, including programs about spirituality, health, celebrities, children and families, and hard-hitting investigative documentaries. Winfrey herself presented the lineup to advertisers on Thursday. Let's take a look at the 15 titles in the starting lineup:
Steven Spielberg is working with Discovery Channel and DreamWorks Television to create a look into the future, the network announced Thursday.
Future Earth — incorporating CGI footage — will examine...
A&E Networks and Discovery Communications are both interested in acquiring Sarah Palin's new reality series, according to Variety.
Tentatively titled Sarah Palin's Alaska, the series has been compared to documentary hit...
Captain Phil Harris
Captain Phil Harris' final voyage will air on Deadliest Catch's upcoming sixth season, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
Material for the series' new season, to debut in April, was shot in the weeks leading up to Harris...
American Chopper is riding off into the sunset for good.
The TLC reality series is closing shop after six seasons, with the series finale airing Thursday, Feb. 11 at 9/8c...
Discovery Channel, ESPN
ESPN and Discovery Channel are about to take it to the next dimension.
The two cable stations announced Tuesday they plan to start 3-D TV networks.
ESPN will debut their 3-D channel — called ESPN 3D — by summer, followed by Discovery Channel's 3-D premiere in...