Discovery Channel

Discovery Channel Prepping “Super Storm” Doc about Hurricane Sandy

Posted November 6, 2012 at 6:39 am

The Discovery Channel is already in edit for a new production about Sandy.

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“Lord of the Fleas” Filming on Clinton Today

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:34 am

For a brief period later this morning, filming crews in the employ of Discovery Channel will occupy part of Clinton Street just north of Stanton.

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Lower East Side Rats Coming to Discovery’s “Human Planet”

Posted April 21, 2011 at 6:18 am

The Lower East Side and its notorious rat population makes a primetime cable appearance Sunday evening during the final episode of “Human Planet.”

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Dirty City Documentary Filming on Broome Today

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

Classic car aficionados will want to head over to the corner of Broome and Orchard. The Tenement Museum informs us that a new one-off BBC/Discovery Channel documentary called Filthy City is filming scenes on the street and inside the museum.  Today is day two of the shoot at this location; production was in the rear […]

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Bowery Resident Talks About Camping with Bear Grylls

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

Last week, we learned that longtime Bowery resident Joe Resto won a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tag along with Bear Grylls in the Canadian Rockies.  The Bronx-born deejay was one of two lucky souls chosen among a pool of 20,000 applicants as part of the Discovery Channel’s Fan vs Wild contest. This special episode of Man […]

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Lower East Side Resident to Appear on Man Vs Wild

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:36 am

We didn’t win the contest, but another Lower East Side resident did.  Bronx-born deejay Joe Resto was lucky enough to win the Discovery channel’s Fan vs Wild contest, in which two viewers were randomly plucked to join Bear Grylls on one of his crazy Man vs Wild adventures.  Jealous would be the proper word here!

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