iflix subscribers can now stream and download some of the most popular and well-followed shows from the Discovery Channel, TLC, and Animal Planet. The entertainment content streaming service has teamed up with Discovery Networks–the international television network that operates the three cable channels—to enable its subscribers throughout Asia, the Middle East, and Africa to stream and download most of the latter’s premium non-fiction and lifestyle shows to their devices.
Discovery Networks is known for producing content with unparalleled production values, impressive cinematography, and compelling stories. Its shows are mostly categorized as non-fiction genres—science, exploration, survival, sustainability of the environment, natural history, anthropology, engineering, health and wellness, adventure, current events, and lifestyle.
“We are excited to add Discovery’s most popular brands to our extensive portfolio of the world’s most beloved entertainment brands,” said iflix group Chief Content Officer Sean Carey. “Now, iflix subscribers across Asia can stream or download the best of Discovery’s library in a dynamic and easy-to-navigate interface.”
The new dedicated channels will feature the following shows:
Naked and Afraid, Bangkok Hooker, Fast N Loud, You Have Been Warned, You Have Been Warned Asia, Surviving Borneo, Jumpcut Asia, Deadliest Catch, Idris Elba: Fighter, Gold Rush, Hacking the Wild, Abalone Wars, Manhunt with Joel Lambert, Bear Grylls: Breaking Point, Ed Stafford: Left for Dead, and Marooned with Ed Stafford.
Cake Boss, Next Great Baker, The Kings, Say Yes to the Dress, Love at First Swipe, 2 Dudes & A Kitchen, Extreme Cheapskates, My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding, PlayHouse Masters, 90-Day Fiance, and Married by Mom & Dad.
Wildest Islands of Indonesia, Frontier Borneo, African Wild, Dogs: The Untold Story, Dr. Jeff Rocky Mountain Vet, Meet the Penguins, Tanked, Orangutan Island, Pit Bulls and Parolees, and My Cat from Hell.
Aside from these global hits, Discovery would also bring several of its local productions as well as localized programs into these iflix dedicated channels. Thus, iflix subscribers can now enjoy content about wild fishing in Thailand, chicken beauty pageants in Indonesia, or pressing conservation issues, among other contents during their free time.