Mount Everest

Discovery preps Everest search and rescue

Discovery has ordered a series looking at the work of the search and rescue team working on Mount Everest. The 6x60mins series, Everest Rescue, will go out on Discovery Channel in the US and its international channels. Discovery-owned prodco Betty will make the series. It will follow the search and rescue helicopter teams and medical […]

Discovery to air live Everest leap

Discovery is going to transmit daredevil Joby Ogwyn’s wing suit leap from the summit of Mount Everest. The live broadcast will take place in May and be carried on Discovery Channel in the US and across Discovery’s 224 international channels. The special follows Discovery’s live coverage of Nik Wallenda tightrope walk across the Grand Canyon. […]