MIPCOM Spotlight: Discovery Program Sales


The blue-chip wildlife series Mysterious Planet, which aims to unlock the mysteries behind some of the world’s most incredible species, is being offered to the global marketplace by Discovery Program Sales.

“This series crosses all borders, satisfying the high demand for natural history at the moment,” says Elliot Wagner, senior VP of global program sales.

The documentary The 24-Hour War is based on real-life events of the feud between two car industry titans: Enzo Ferrari and Henry Ford II. Crikey! It’s the Irwins follows Terri, Bindi and Robert Irwin as they run the Australia Zoo on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland. Discovery Program Sales also has formats in the mix, with titles such as Guy’s Grocery Games, a cooking competition hosted by Food Network star Guy Fieri.

Wagner adds, “We continue to bring new hit series and continuing fan favorites to the marketplace each year.”