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One Discovery Place

Silver Spring, MD 20910

United States

Phone: 240-662-2000


from advertising sold on its television networks and Websites; fees from providing sales representation and network distribution services and content to equity method investee networks; and revenue from licensing its brands for consumer products. Typically, the company’s television networks are aired pursuant to multi-year carriage agreements that provide for the level of carriage that its networks would receive and for annual graduated rate increases. In 2015, the company announced its first authenticated U.S. TV Everywhere product, Discovery GO, which is available to certain subscribers. Discovery GO connects viewers with live and on-demand access to shows and series from nine U.S. networks in the Discovery portfolio, such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, ID, Science Channel, Velocity, Destination America, American Heroes Channel (AHC), and Discovery Life. The company operates networks in the U.S. that utilize the following brands: Discovery Family Discovery Family Channel reached approximately 67 million subscribers in the U.S. as of December 31, 2015. Discovery Family Channel provides enriching, cool, relevant, family-friendly entertainment experiences that children and parents can enjoy together, including animated and live-action series, as well as specials, game shows, and family-favorite movies. Content on Discovery Family Channel includes The Aquabats! Super Show!, The Haunting Hour: The Series, SheZow, Goosebumps and My Little Pony Friendship is Magic. Target viewers are children ages 2-11 and families. Discovery Family Channel is simulcast in HD. AHC AHC reached approximately 58 million subscribers in the U.S. as of December 31, 2015. AHC also reached approximately 1 million subscribers through a licensing arrangement with partners in Canada included in the U.S. Networks segment. AHC provides a rare glimpse into major events that shaped the world, visionary leaders and unexpected heroes who made a difference, and the great defenders of the company’s freedom. Content on AHC includes Gunslingers, Apocalypse WWI and The American Revolution. Target viewers are adults ages 35-64, particularly men. Destination America Destination America reached approximately 56 million subscribers in the U.S. as of December 31, 2015. Destination America celebrates the people, places and stories of the United States, and shows on television screens with the tenacity, honesty, work ethic, humor and adventurousness that characterize the nation. Content on Destination America includes Mountain Monsters, A Haunting, Railroad Alaska and Buying the Bayou. Target viewers are adults ages 18-54. Destination America is simulcast in HD. Discovery Life Rebranded from Discovery Fit & Health in 2015, Discovery Life reached approximately 47 million subscribers in the U.S. as of December 31, 2015. Discovery Life entertains viewers with gripping, real-life dramas, featuring storytelling that chronicles the human experience from cradle to grave, including forensic mysteries, amazing medical stories, emergency room trauma, baby and pregnancy programming, parenting challenges, and stories of extreme life conditions. Content on Discovery Life includes I Didn't Know I was Pregnant, Untold Stories of the E.R., Secret Sex Lives: Swingers and Bizarre E.R. Target viewers are adults ages 25-54. OWN OWN reached approximately 79 million subscribers in the U.S. as of December 31, 2015. OWN is the first and only network named for, and inspired by, a single iconic leader. Oprah Winfrey's heart and creative instincts inform the brand and the magnetism of the channel. Ms. Winfrey provides leadership in programming and attracts superstar talent to join her in prime time, building a global community of like-minded viewers and leading that community to connect on social media and beyond. Content on OWN includes Tyler Perry's original series The Haves and Have Nots and Love Thy Neighbor, as well as Iyanla: Fix My Life and Welcome to Sweetie Pies. Target viewers are adults 25-54, particularly women. OWN is simulcast in HD. International Networks segment This segment principally consists of national and pan-regional te


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