Five Discovery Brands United in All-New, Rebuilt, and Redesigned

— July 19, 2018

– becomes super-hub for viewer-favourite programs from all five Discovery brands –

TORONTO (July 19, 2018) – Discovery today announced the network’s newly rebuilt and redesigned website,, Canada’s digital destination for the very best in factual entertainment programming. The all-new is now a super-hub for viewer-favourite programs from all five of the network’s brands: Discovery, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Discovery Velocity, and Discovery Science. Debuting in advance of SHARK WEEK (July 22-29), TV’s annual underwater phenomenon, the new site features improved usability, a refreshed look, and a seamless layout on all devices, including smartphones, tablets, and desktop. “With all five Discovery brands now under the same digital umbrella, our new website is a robust and convienent one-stop destination for Discovery’s vast collection of insightful and entertaining programming,” said Ken MacDonald, Vice-President and General Manager, Discovery. “We’re very excited to launch the site’s unrivalled viewing experience just in time for the summer extravaganza that is SHARK WEEK.” Highlights of the new include:
  • Quicker and easier navigation, taking viewers where they want to go in fewer clicks
  • Improved discoverability, allowing viewers to easily find new series from across Discovery’s five brands
  • A prominent display of Discovery’s most-watched programs, including HIGHWAY THRU HELL, CANADA’S WORST DRIVER, HELLFIRE HEROES, GOLD RUSH, and more
  • Continued access to select episodes the day after the broadcast airing. Monthly, Discovery offers a complete past season of one of the network’s most popular shows, with no sign-in required
  • Discovery’s DAILY PLANET brand continues to bring viewers comprehensive digital updates on the latest news in science, technology, and everything that makes the planet awesome
Viewers can now visit the all-new and the Discovery GO app as the prime destinations for comprehensive streaming content from all five Discovery brands. In addition, during SHARK WEEK, and the Discovery GO app feature all-new specials starring Shaq, Ronda Rousey, Bear Grylls, and more. These aquatic adventure specials are available for streaming the day after the broadcast airing.

About Discovery:
With compelling real-life programming that inspires and entertains, Discovery reveals the world in all its wonder, diversity and amazement. Discovery offers a signature mix of adrenaline-charged stories, larger-than-life personalities and vivid imagery for viewers with curious minds. With the best factual programming from Canada and around the world, Discovery captures the excitement of a passion for life – one lived fully and at its most extreme. With exceptional and immersive storytelling, the channel offers in-depth, behind-the-scenes glimpses at the extraordinary people and places that shape our world. Discovery Canada is a joint venture between Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company, and Discovery Communications Inc. Find more information and interactive online features at


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