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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 Channel to Premiere Season 3 of YUKON MAN, Today - Broadway World
    ... networks, led by Discovery Channel , TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery and Science, as well as U.S. joint venture network OWN: Oprah...
    09/1/2014 - 2:01 pm | View Link
  • Are Jack Nicholson and Anjelica Huston together again? - New York Post
    Psychic Dallas Mooney was more interested in meeting Gayle King, the Oprah pal who hosts “CBS This Morning” with Charlie Rose.
    09/1/2014 - 5:40 am | View Link
  • Labor Day marathon guide: Meet the 'Housewives of Melbourne' and ... - Entertainment Weekly Online
    The Right Kind of 90s Nostalgia - Vanity Fair
    08/29/2014 - 2:27 pm | View Link
  • Michele Landers Is Bringing Clients Dreams Into Reality - WSPA
    Michele Landers Is Bringing Clients Dreams Into Reality - WMBF
    08/28/2014 - 12:22 pm | View Link
  • Discovery Communications To Report Third Quarter 2014 Results On ... - Red Orbit
    ... networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery and Science, as well as U.S. joint venture network OWN: Oprah...
    08/28/2014 - 7:14 am | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Jack Nicholson, Anjelica Huston spark `back again` rumours
    New York, Sept 2 (ANI): Jack Nicholson and Anjelica Huston sparked 'rekindled romance' rumours recently.
    09/2/2014 - 12:45 am | View Link
  • Go Under the Covers with Discovery Fit & Health for Sextember, A Month-Long Exploration of Sex in America
    Every weeknight at 10:00/9:00c beginning September 1, the network will encore provocative programming from Discovery's complete library of content.
    08/21/2014 - 4:07 pm | View Link
  • "Deadliest Catch" Wins Big at 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys(R)
    The series took home three awards including a win for Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program.
    08/17/2014 - 4:52 pm | View Link
  • Weekend TV's Just Looking for a Place to Put All These Tiny Goats
    This weekend we've got so much television we could be watching, even if it's tempting to stay outside since it's early into the summer but still so sunny and the days are so long. Uh, hunky teen robots, mean Nickelodeon employees, a list of mean ex-husbands, an idea for a great movie, a fantasy about small goats and at least one joke about the Doritos Girl. Read more...
    08/15/2014 - 6:26 pm | View Link
  • Discovery's #1 Rated Show "Gold Rush" Gets Parker Schnabel's Take on Last Year and What's to Come for Season 5
    Tune in on Tuesday, August 19, beginning at 8:00/7:00c for an inside look at the series.
    08/13/2014 - 7:52 pm | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Discovery's David Zaslav Hurls Doubts at Comcast-Time Warner Cable
    Written by Keris Alison Lahiff in New York. take it from others. Oprah, Destination Ameercia, Still growing theUS business but its challenging. What is sufficient scale, particularly 5 of viewership share. Now we have about 12%, hopping to get to 15% ...
    09/10/2014 - 5:35 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 - 12:44 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 - 11:35 pm | 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 - 4:00 pm | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Oprah and Discovery Communications Announce OWN: The Oprah W
    Oprah Winfrey and Discovery Communications to Form New Joint Venture: OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network OWN to Premiere in 2009 with Distribution in 70 Million U.S ...
    09/12/2014 - 6:47 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 ...
    09/12/2014 - 4:03 am | View Website
  • Programs : OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network : Discovery Press Web
    "The Untitled Michael Sam Project" OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced a new multi-part documentary series following the life of Michael Sam, who made history when ...
    09/12/2014 - 1:54 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
    09/11/2014 - 11:59 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.
    09/11/2014 - 10:12 pm | View Website
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