Tag Archives: Discovery Networks

Mondo TV inks deal with Dkids for distribution of content in the Middle East

Mondo TV has inked a three-year deal that sees the animated series Robot Trains airing in Arabic on Discoverys DKids channel in the Middle East. The first season of Robot Trains will premiere next month on DKids, while the second installment is slated for broadcast in February 2019. The show, which is produced by CJ E&M, is meant for [...]

Discovery Networks selects América Televisión and Canal N as advertising sales representatives in Peru

Peruvian TV broadcaster América Televisión and the news channel Canal N signed an agreement through which they will become exclusive advertising sales representatives of Discovery Networks in the country. In this way, América TV and Canal N will be representatives of all the TV channels and digital media of the company: Discovery Channel, Discovery Home [...]

América Televisión y Canal N, nuevos representantes de ventas publicitarias de Discovery en Perú

La emisora peruana de TV abierta América Televisión y la señal de noticias Canal N firmaron un acuerdo mediante el cual se convertirán en representantes exclusivos de ventas publicitarias de Discovery Networks en el país. De esta manera, América TV y Canal N serán representantes de todas las señales y medios digitales de la empresa: [...]

Discovery Kids brings ‘Be-Be-Bears’ and ‘Paper Tales’ to MENA

Discovery Kids (DKids), the kids channel from Discovery in the Middle East North Africa, has recently acquired the latest Russian cartoons Be-Be-Bears and Paper Tales. The two shows are fully adapted into the Arabic language and this include dubbing and graphic of high quality. The channel is available through beIN, the pay-TV platform in Qatar, [...]

Discovery Communications’ Fatafeat ups content offer

The Arab lifestyle television channel owned by Takhayal Entertainment, which is in turn part of Discovery Communications, Fatafeat, is upgrading its digital offering with a slew of new shows for the family. The new collection will include Sweet Memories season 2. It will be premiered in March and involves the preparation of desserts and baked [...]

Discovery Communications introduces DSPORTS in India  

Discovery Communications has announced the future launch of an all-new sports premium channel entitled, DSPORT, across India. It will be screening more than 4000 hours of live content each year. Reflecting upon the launch, Karan Bajaj, the SVP and General Manager, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, said: We are excited to add yet another flagship brand to [...]

Discovery selects Mega to manage ad sales in Chile

Chilean free-to-air TV channel Mega announced that, from January 2017, will represent all of the ad sales for Discovery Networks channels in Chile. The decision comes after Discovery acquired – in July 2016 27.5% of Bethia Comunicaciones S.A, the company that owns Mega. Mega now represents ad-sales of Discovery Channel, Discovery Home & Health, [...]

Mega se hace cargo de las ventas publicitarias de Discovery Networks en Chile

La cadena de TV Mega anunció que a partir de enero de 2017 se convierte en el representante de ventas publicitarias de todas las señales de Discovery Networks en Chile. La decisión surge luego de que Discovery adquiriera -en julio de 2016- el 27.5% de Bethia Comunicaciones S.A, empresa dueña de Mega. De esta manera, Mega [...]

Discovery promotes Gibbons to executive VP for CEEMEA

Discovery Networks, the global entertainment company, has freshly appointed James Gibbons as the executive Vice President, head of product and business development for Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East and North Africa regions. Previously being an executive VP & Country Manager, emerging business at Discovery, Gibbons will now be leading commercial and creative efforts, building [...]