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  1. Lionsgate Extends Brian Goldsmith, Wayne Levin Contracts

    1:00 pm 11/19/2015

    The new agreements follow Liberty Global and Discovery acquiring 3.4 percent stakes in the studio. Read more

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  2. ProSieben's Red Arrow Acquires Majority Stake in 'Booze Traveler' Producer Karga Seven

    12:21 am 11/11/2015

    The producer behind the Travel Channel show, History's 'Hunting Hitler' and others is based in L.A. and has ties to the Turkish TV market.Read more

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  3. Discovery Debt Ratings Under Downgrade Review by Moody's

    7:57 am 11/3/2015

    The firm cites "the company's appetite for leverage to finance share repurchases and acquisitions, as well as its long history of incrementally increasing leverage."Read more

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  4. Discovery CEO Touts Ad Trends, Digital Revenue Upside

    6:09 am 11/3/2015

    David Zaslav says "we haven't done a great job" monetizing digital viewers and talks about potential direct-to-consumer service launches and what stronger-than-expected recent pay TV subscriber trends mean.Read more

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  5. Discovery Third-Quarter Earnings Beat Estimates, U.S. Ad Revenue Rises 6 Percent

    2:06 am 11/3/2015

    The cable networks company, led by CEO David Zaslav, posts a 12 percent U.S. distribution revenue gain.Read more

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  6. Discovery Networks International Chief Creative Officer Steps Down

    6:09 am 10/5/2015

    With company veteran Marjorie Kaplan now in place to lead the company's international content strategy, Phil Craig decides to return to work as an independent producer. Read more

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  7. Discovery CEO: Scripted TV Market Is "Crowded," Netflix Deals Were "Not Rational"

    9:47 am 9/29/2015

    David Zaslav also says he is not worried about "skinny" pay TV bundles despite some people's concerns.Read more

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  8. Oprah Winfrey, Discovery Executives Tout OWN Performance, Outlook

    7:05 am 9/29/2015

    The TV star made a surprise appearance at Discovery's first-ever investor day where CFO Andy Warren called her network a "cash flow machine."Read more

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  9. Discovery CEO Forecasts U.S. Growth Over Next Three Years, Touts Ad "Turn"

    2:15 pm 9/28/2015

    David Zaslav and his executive team are speaking at the company's inaugural investor day in New York amid recent concerns about cord-cutting.Read more

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  10. Discovery Networks International to Air Trophy Hunting Doc 'Blood Lions'

    3:36 am 9/28/2015

    The company acquired the film, which premiered at the Durban film festival, from PBS Distribution and will air it after the killing of Cecil the Lion put the spotlight on the topic this summer.Read more

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