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  1. Five Takeaways From the Edinburgh TV Festival: BBC Debates, Amazon's Arrival and a Reality Check for 'Homeland'

    5:11 am 8/28/2015

    Armando Iannucci was arguably the main star at this year's TV jamboree, although it was - inevitably - the BBC that was the overwhelming central topic for debate.Read more

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  2. Discovery Channel President Rich Ross Talks Miley Cyrus, Reveals New Doc Acquisition

    5:19 am 8/27/2015

    The former Disney exec was talking as a "U.S. Gamechanger" at the Edinburgh TV Festival.Read more

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  3. Discovery's Rich Ross on Being in "Hand-to-Hand Combat" with Netflix

    12:38 am 8/24/2015

    The new Discovery Channel president talks down binge watching and cord-cutting ahead of this week's Edinburgh TV fest.Read more

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  4. Rich Ross Expands Discovery Communications' Portfolio

    11:16 am 8/13/2015

    The exec adds Animal Planet and Science to his purview as the cable group reorganizes its U.S. channels. Read more

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  5. Discovery CEO Talks Ad Outlook, Benefits of "On-Brand" Shows

    7:01 am 5/5/2015

    David Zaslav also discusses carriage-deal renewal talks with Comcast and its failed Time Warner Cable acquisition as his firm outlines the impact of currency woes.Read more

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  6. Discovery, Showtime, FX and HBO Top Brass Heading to Edinburgh TV Festival

    4:38 am 4/28/2015

    The 40th edition of the festival will also see keynotes from Google and Amazon Studios. Read more

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  7. Discovery Executives Talk Upfront Strategy, Outlook

    7:28 am 3/31/2015

    Discovery CEO David Zaslav and ad sales boss Joe Abruzzese discuss the company's new "up close and personal" approach and plans to take Velocity worldwide.Read more

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  8. Discovery Orders 'Naked and Afraid' Spinoff, 'Killing Fields' Series (Exclusive)

    8:00 am 3/25/2015

    "I saw that Discovery could be a male-driven brand without being a solely focused male brand," new network president Rich Ross says of his first slate, which also includes an expanded Shark Week and his first scripted effort, a mini about childhood pals who founded Harley-Davidson.Read more

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  9. TCA: Discovery Channel Boss Rich Ross Talks Programming Plans, Ratings Erosion

    1:01 pm 1/8/2015

    "I think being more inclusive to women and younger men is a way for us to build back the audience," he said from the TCA stageRead more

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  10. Shine America's Rich Ross to Depart

    9:16 am 10/28/2014

    Ross' exit comes amid restructuring tied to the merger with Apollo's Endemol and CoreRead more

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