discovery+ Inks Multiyear Deal with Zak Bagans


Zak Bagans, who is known for his paranormal-focused projects, has signed a new three-year deal with discovery+.

Per the deal, the paranormal investigator, executive producer and filmmaker will create, star in and produce over 100 hours of supernatural and horror content for the discovery+ portfolio. Upcoming releases include new seasons of Ghost Adventures, the semi-scripted series The Haunted Museum and several additional specials and untitled creative projects.

Matthew Butler, general manager of Travel Channel and paranormal streaming content, said: “We are thrilled to continue our incredible relationship with Zak to create more groundbreaking paranormal content in the years ahead. Zak’s authentic voice, engaging style, vivid storytelling and creative vision are a true asset to our streaming portfolio, generating gripping content that pushes this genre to new heights. He is an icon of the brand. There is so much more to come, and we are eager to deliver it to our fright-loving viewers.”

Lisa Holme, group senior VP of content and commercial strategy at discovery+, added: “Fans of paranormal have flocked to discovery+ to watch our deep collection of unexplained and spooky series all year round. This devoted fan base has been highly engaged, making paranormal a top-performing genre on the service. A true leader in the space, we can’t wait to do even more with Zak in the coming years that we know will delight his fans.”