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Raft of MENA launches for Discovery

Discovery Communications has announced a raft of carriage deals for its channels in the MENA region, adding six to the fledgling entertainment service from beIN, and two new brands to longstanding platform operator OSN. The beIN pay TV service branched out from sport and launched its entertainment line-up last November. It has now added six […]

Discovery launching TLC in Middle East, North Africa

The international division of Discovery is launching its TLC HD channel in the MENA region, sealing a carriage deal with OSN. The pay TV platform will exclusively carry the female-skewing channel on its service. The channel will be programmed with international and US TLC content as well as showcasing content from Discovery‚Äôs OWN: Oprah Winfrey […]

Discovery green lights High Tech Rednecks

Discovery World has ordered a new series about a crew of mechanics that make outlandish cars, High Tech Rednecks. The 8x60mins show is being made for the Canadian Discovery channel by indie producer Shark Teeth Films. Action-themed US cable channel MAVTV has also acquired the show. The producer has also won a pilot order from […]