Soon, their voices will be silenced, which is why it is imperative to listen to them now. That’s neither morbid nor melodramatic. Instead, it's realistic given that the surviving soldiers who liberated Jews from the concentration camps are in their 90s. Several who had long stayed quiet about their harrowing experiences reveal their stories in Liberation Heroes: The Last Eyewitnesses premiering on Discovery May 1, Holocaust Remembrance Day.
It's been 10 years since Buddy Valastro, the owner and head baker at Hoboken, New Jersey's Carlo's Bakery, became an unlikely television star on TLC's Cake Boss. Since then, Valastro has opened 18 additional Carlo's locations as well as an event planning and catering company, and he's gone on to star in more than a half-dozen Discovery Networks programs including TLC's Next Great Baker, Food Network's Buddy vs. Duff, and Food Network's newest, Bake You Rich, which premiered on April 14 and airs Sundays at 10 PM. In a first-time move for Food Network, Bake You Rich has incorporated e-commerce into the program by offering the winning dessert for sale on the Carlo's Bakery website immediately following each episode's airing.
Discovery Inc. returned to the Big Apple Upfront scene last year, 10 days after completing a merger with Scripps Networks Interactive. Now, with more basic cable channels under its wing -- and fresh off announcing plans to start a natural history venture with the BBC next year (distributed via smart TV sets and TV-connected devices) -- the company put forward its latest presentation of forthcoming content on Wednesday.