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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:
  • London cold-case slaying thrust under new spotlight - London Free Press
    ... the mystery of Lynda White’s slaying and discovery gets the ... The last episode of To Catch A Killer on the Oprah Winfrey Network, the
    04/18/2014 - 3:45 pm | View Link
  • Ed Stafford Returns to Discovery in All-New Epic Series, "Marooned" ... - Futon Critic
    Discovery Channel Sets U.S. Premiere Date for Marooned - World Screen News
    04/18/2014 - 12:07 pm | View Link
  • How a Cop Uses My Inspiration Cards - Boston Herald
    Quote of the day: “The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.” –Oprah Winfrey I ...
    04/18/2014 - 5:20 am | View Link
  • Emmy Award Nominated "Oprah's Master Class" Returns May 11 on OWN: ... - Futon Critic
    Justin Timberlake & More Set for OPRAH'S MASTER CLASS Star-Studded ... - Broadway World
    04/17/2014 - 12:21 pm | View Link
  • Roll Call: Ketchum China, NBCUniversal and More - Media Bistro
    ... and development at OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, overseeing program development and current programming. An 18-year Discovery veteran, Mullin...
    04/16/2014 - 10:58 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • See Discovery's Technology-Powered Upfront
    Individual networks also had tech tie-ins. Using technology from Hive Social Lab, Instagram posts that used the #OWNlyHere hashtag for Oprah Winfrey's OWN network were printed out and posted to a white wall that had the letters O, W, and N stenciled onto it.
    04/17/2014 - 11:42 am | View Link
  • 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
  • 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:
  • Discovery Networks: Blogs
    Read new blogs from your favorite shows on Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Discovery Health, Science Channel, Military Channel, Turbo, Discovery Kids ...
    04/18/2014 - 1:59 pm | 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
    04/18/2014 - 7:04 am | 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 ...
    04/18/2014 - 3:01 am | View Website
  • Oprah Narrates New Discovery Series Life
    I thought I appreciated nature and understood my place in the world—until I started watching the Discovery Channel's remarkable series Planet Earth.
    04/18/2014 - 1:06 am | View Website
  • The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can ...
    "The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude." - Oprah Winfrey quotes from BrainyQuote.com
    04/17/2014 - 11:19 pm | View Website
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