Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday January 10, 2015

No More Man-Eating Snakes, Fake Sharks on the Discovery Channel

Kudos to Rich Ross, the new president of the Discovery Channel for his announcement of a course correction in the channel’s choice of programming. The Discovery Channel, like many cable channels, Discovery began drifting away from their original concepts several years ago in an attempt to gain new viewers and increased market share.

I don't think it's actually right for Discovery or Discovery Channel," Ross said of mockumentaries. "I think it's something that I think has in some ways run its course.