FAQ

Where do I find information about your programmes?

Our website has the latest information and is the best place to start. Use the menu or search field to navigate the content.


How do I get your channels?

Our channels are available from a number of providers on a number of platforms. To subscribe to our channels, contact your local pay TV operator. A list of operators who carry our channels can be found HERE


My channel has stopped working. What should I do?

If you are experiencing technical problems, please contact your provider directly as it is most likely a technical issue, which they are best placed to answer. A list of operators can be found HERE


I've missed an episode. How can I do a catch-up?

Go to the TV Listings page and search for the programme or use the drop down menu. Shows are repeated at various points in the same week following the episode’s first telecast.


Can I watch programmes on demand?

Some operators have video-on-demand services that feature our programmes. Use your operator's search facility to find our programmes on their platform.


Can I use clips from your programmes in a lesson or presentation?

Some clips on our YouTube Channel, Discovery Channel Asia are embeddable free of charge. Instructions on how to do this are available HERE. Upon embedding the video, you must include the appropriate channel and programme credit.  

Due to copyright reasons, we are unable to supply clips and images for all programmes. Discovery Access has clips that can be licensed for a fee.


Can I buy the rights to your images or programmes?

For programme sales and other commercial arrangements, please visit the Discovery Access site HERE.


I am a journalist and want information. Who do I contact?

For media enquiries, please contact our Communciations team at media_dnap@discovery.com.


Who owns Discovery?

Discovery Channel is part of Discovery Communications. To find out more about Discovery Communications, its management team and portfolio of channels, please visit the corporate website HERE.


What channels do you air in Southeast Asia (SEA)?

Discovery has 11 channel brands in SEA covering factual, lifestyle and entertainment programming. Channels include Discovery Channel, TLC, Discovery Kids, Animal Planet, Discovery HD World, DMAX, EVE, Discovery Science, Setanta Sports and Eurosport. A full list of channels can be found by visiting your local Pay TV operators HERE.


Are you on social media?

Connect with us at Discovery Channel Southeast Asia on Facebook, at DiscoverySEA on SnapChat and Discovery Channel Asia on YouTube.


I've got an idea for a programme, who do I contact?

We only accept proposals from TV production companies. If you have an idea for a programme, you can research production companies which have worked on similar projects and submit a proposal to them directly


How do I take part in a show?

To keep up to date with the latest opportunities, follow us on Facebook, or visit our programme pages HERE


How do I become a presenter?

Discovery does not accept unsolicited show reels. If you want to become a presenter, you should contact a production company or casting agent directly. A show reel should be interesting, fun, no longer than 5 minutes in length and include several scenes that show variety. When you send it to a production company, do enclose a cover letter and ensure your details are clearly marked.  


I want to work for Discovery. How do I find out about opportunities?

To see all vacancies and internships, visit the careers site HERE or check out our LinkedIn page HERE


Where can I find details about the music used in your programme trailers?

Apps like Shazam and SoundHound can recognise music tracks instantly. Discovery cannot be held responsible for the content of third party sites.


How can I advertise on your website or TV channel?

We offer a variety of advertising opportunities on our websites and television channels, as well as larger integration possibilities with our content. To learn more about commercial opportunities and how your brand can work with us, please use the Contact Us link and select Commercial from the drop down menu.


How do I comment on one of your shows?

Discovery welcomes all feedback from our viewers. If you wish to comment on our programmes or channels, please use the Contact Us link on this page and follow the prompts so we can direct your comment to the appropriate department. 

If your question is not covered by the FAQs please fill out our comments form HERE.