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discovery+ Marks 75 Years of India’s Independence


Warner Bros. Discovery has greenlit the new series The Journey of India, narrated by Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan, as India celebrates 75 years of independence.

The exclusive show premieres on October 10 on discovery+ in the Philippines and India, as well as on Discovery Channel, TLC, Discovery Science, Discovery Turbo and DTamil in India on the same day. It will later be available on discovery+ and across the Discovery network globally.

The Journey of India provides an in-depth look at the nation’s progress, influences and accomplishments during the past 75 years—from advancements in science and technology and ambitious and successful space missions to the world of cinema.

Arjun Nohwar, general manager for South Asia, Warner Bros. Discovery, said: “As India celebrates 75 years of independence, this commemorative new series reflects Warner Bros. Discovery’s commitment to bringing to life unique stories that inspire. We are proud to work with the iconic Amitabh Bachchan to take the audience on a vibrant journey of India, capturing the ethos of the nation, its diverse culture and the spirit of its people.”

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