Tag Archives: Discovery Communications

Jon Gosselin “relieved” that “Kate Plus 8” got canned

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The reality TV series “Kate Plus 8” has been wiped off the slate. TLC has pulled the plug on Kate Gosselin’s program, leading her ex-husband, Jon, to declare that he’s “relieved” his “family” can go back to a normal life. “I hope they can have more[...]

‘Kate Plus 8’ canceled by TLC

HollywoodNews.com: Kate Gosselin is going to have to find another way to make money as her reality TV show, ‘Kate Plus 8,’ has been canceled by TLC. TLC has reportedly decided to end the show as ratings have not been all that great with the newest seasons, states RadarOnline.com. “By[...]

As Oprah ramps up to last show, OWN silently suffers

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: With the final episode of “The Oprah Show” looming, media focus has been on an increasingly-impressive list of guests, from former Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson, to Ralph Lauren and family, to scorned California First Lady Maria Shriver. Yet, as the billionaire drives towards what ABC[...]

Oprah Winfrey preparing OWN ahead of New Year’s Day launch

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Oprah Winfrey’s media empire is about to expand … again. Winfrey will launch her latest endeavor, The Oprah Winfrey Network (or OWN), on Saturday, and you’ll be able to witness the launch if you receive the Discovery Health Channel on your cable provider. It is estimated[...]

Sarah Palin’s reality show finds home on TLC

It’s official: Discovery Communications has acquired “Sarah Palin’s Alaska,” an eight-part documentary series that will premiere on TLC. “Our family enjoys Discovery’s networks,” Palin said in an official release. “I look forward to working with (producer) Mark (Burnett) to bring the wonder and majesty of Alaska to all Americans.” “TLC[...]