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Discovery's Oprah Problem

Discovery Communications bankrolled Oprah Winfrey's cable channel. So far OWN's losses may exceed $330 million

ASK NEWS:
  • Discovery Preps My Brother's Keeper TV Special - World Screen News
    ... on Father's Day 2015 on Discovery Channel and other U.S. networks, including OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, as well as through Discovery's online...
    07/22/2014 - 1:15 pm | View Link
  • TV Drama Series Premiere, and Conference Call Schedules - Sacramento Bee
    (Discovery Communications) reported that Tyler Perry's new primetime drama "If Loving You is Wrong," will be premiering on OWN: Oprah Winfrey...
    07/22/2014 - 9:01 am | View Link
  • Six New Ways to Celebrate Shark Week 2014 - Futon Critic
    Great white shark caught off P.E.I. in 1983 honoured by Discovery ... - CBC
    07/21/2014 - 3:14 pm | View Link
  • Discovery Communications To Produce TV Special To Support White ... - Sacramento Bee
    Discovery Communications To Produce TV Special To Support White ... - Broadcaster Magazine
    07/21/2014 - 12:38 pm | View Link
  • Tonight's TV picks: 'The Lottery' imagines a world without babies - San Jose Mercury News
    "Oprah: Where Are They Now" (9 p.m., OWN): Oakland native and Grammy ... p.m., Showtime) "Naked and Afraid" (10 p.m., Discovery) "The Leftovers" ...
    07/20/2014 - 11:45 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Discovery's Oprah Problem
    Oprah Winfrey stood before advertisers and media executives in New York last month and offered a humble assessment of her effort to create OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Despite her popularity, the new cable channel attracts less than a 10th of the audience ...
    05/3/2012 - 12:43 pm | View Link
  • Discovery’s Oprah Network to Lose $143 Million, SNL Kagan Says
    Oprah Winfrey Network, the cable- television venture between Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA) and the talk-show host, may lose $142.9 million in 2012 as it struggles to gain viewers, according to researcher SNL Kagan. The startup network probably lost ...
    03/20/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Harpo Recruits Discovery’s Patterson
    Chance Patterson, VP of international communications for Discovery Communications, has been cast in the top PR slot at Harpo Studios, the production juggernaut of Oprah Winfrey. Patterson fills a post being vacated by Lisa Halliday, a 12-year veteran who ...
    08/16/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Oprah Giving Discovery’s Stock A Boost
    Shares of Discovery Communications (DISCA) are trading higher today on the eve of the debut of the Oprah Winfrey Network. Some 80 million homes carry Discovery Health, one of DISCA’s channels, which is ending and being rebranded as the Oprah Winfrey Network.
    12/30/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Oprah's Hard Sell Bolsters Discovery's Effort to Raise OWN Fee
    Oprah Winfrey’s endorsement usually makes any product successful. As the Oprah Winfrey Network prepares to start Jan. 1, Discovery Communications Inc. is betting the talk-show host’s pull extends to cable TV. “This channel will have her name on it ...
    12/9/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • OPRAH WINFREY AND DEEPAK CHOPRA LAUNCH… : Discovery ...
    Discovery News March 17, 2014 OPRAH WINFREY AND DEEPAK CHOPRA LAUNCH ALL-NEW MEDITATION EXPERIENCE ‘FINDING YOUR FLOW’ Registration Starts Today Monday, March 17 ...
    07/23/2014 - 8:31 am | View Website
  • OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network : Discovery Communications
    A multi-platform joint venture between Oprah Winfrey and Discovery Communications designed to entertain, inform and inspire people to live their best lives
    07/22/2014 - 10:01 pm | View Website
  • Life : Discovery Channel
    Life videos uncover the history of our planet's landmarks, life and nature. Watch this natural history series, brought to you by Discovery and the BBC.
    07/22/2014 - 9:18 pm | View Website
  • Sheri Salata : OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network : Discovery ...
    President, OWN and Harpo Studios. Sheri Salata was named president, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, along with Erik Logan, in July 2011. As presidents of OWN and Harpo ...
    07/22/2014 - 10:19 am | View Website
  • Oprah Winfrey Network (U.S. TV channel)
    The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN), named for talk-show presenter Oprah Winfrey, is an American general entertainment television channel produced by Harpo Productions ...
    07/21/2014 - 9:26 pm | View Website
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