discovery+ Announces October Programming Slate





discovery+ Announces October Programming Slate
Highlights include “We Bought a Funeral Home,” “Jack Osbourne’s Haunted Homecoming” and “Generation Porn.”
[via press release from Discovery, Inc.]
discovery+ Announces October Programming Slate

Highlights Include A RADICAL LIFE and GENERATION PORN, Plus Celebrate Ghostober with WE BOUGHT A FUNERAL HOME

discovery +, the definitive non-fiction subscription streaming service from Warner Bros. Discovery, today announced new and original discovery+ exclusive programming that will be available to stream in October.

Celebrate Ghostober with discovery+ in the month with highly-anticipated new shows such as, We Bought a Funeral Home, Jack Osbourne’s Haunted Homecoming, the second season of Ghost Brothers: Lights Out and more.

October 1:

We Bought a Funeral Home

We Bought a Funeral Home follows the quirky journey of the Blumberg family – Heather and Arryn and their two teenage kids Rafferty and Noa as they trade in big city life to buy and renovate an 1800’s Victorian funeral home. A slew of eerie surprises await- from bats to frightening noises, and a very shocking discovery that has the Blumbergs wondering-is the house haunted?

October 2:

Jack Osbourne’s Haunted Homecoming

Jack Osbourne returns to the United Kingdom to revisit his childhood home and past haunts in the county of Buckinghamshire – a notorious paranormal hotspot – seeking the dark truth behind terrifying, unexplained mysteries and experiences he had there as a young boy. On his journey, Osbourne makes stops at the family home where he spent his formative years, a local theater and ancient pub, and Missenden Abbey, a notoriously haunted locale that was the scene of regular childhood school trips.

October 6:

Generation Porn

Generation Porn explores the explosion and effects of internet pornography across the world through those who watch, produce and star in adult movies.

October 7:

Ghost Brothers: Lights Out, Season 2 Premiere

The Ghost Brothers – Dalen Spratt, Juwan Mass and Marcus Harvey – flip the switch and turn up the fear at iconic paranormal hot spots. These hype men of the haunted rattle the dead with freaky experiments, shining a light on the darkest corners of our reality.

October 9:

Be My Guest with Ina Garten

Ina Garten opens her East Hampton home to friends – both old and new – for fun days of great conversation, good food and visits to some of her favorite local spots with guests including Emily Blunt, Faith Hill, Nathan Lane and Marcus Samuelsson.

October 10:

The Journey of India

Narrated by Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan, the series weaves a tale of India’s legacy with contributions from a range of esteemed personalities and leaders. Spanning a wide range of subjects, this one-of-a-kind series provides an in-depth look at the nation’s progress, influences, and accomplishments during the past 75 years; from advancements in science and technology and their ambitious and successful space missions to the world of cinema that not only entertains but also inspires. From fascinating stories of faith found across the length and breadth of the country to a diverse food culture that is adored around the world – India in the last 75 years, has slowly but steadily made its presence felt on the global stage.

October 13:

A Radical Life

Filmmaker Ricki Stern takes an unfiltered look at the former First Lady of ISIS, Tania Joya, who for 12 years was married to John Georgelas, the highest ranking American in ISIS. This is the exclusive stranger-than-fiction story of two star-crossed lovers hungry for power and Islamic supremacy told through Tania’s unique POV as Islamic Soldier, wife and mother.

For more information on discovery+, visit discoveryplus.com. You can follow discovery+ on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

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About discovery+

discovery+ is the definitive non-fiction, real life subscription streaming service from Warner Bros. Discovery. With the largest-ever content offering at launch, discovery+ features a wide range of exclusive, original series across popular passion verticals including lifestyle and relationships; home and food; true crime; paranormal; adventure and natural history; as well as science, tech and the environment, and a slate of high-quality documentaries. For more, visit discoveryplus.com, or find the discovery+ app on most mobile and connected TV devices.



discovery+ Adds an Eerie New Home Renovation Series “We Bought a Funeral Home”





discovery+ Adds an Eerie New Home Renovation Series “We Bought a Funeral Home” to the Spine-Tingling “Ghostober” Lineup
The six episodes will document the quirky journey of Heather and Arryn Blumberg and their two kids, Rafferty and Noa, who trade in big city life to buy, renovate and design a 12,000-square-foot, 1800s Victorian funeral home in the small town of Dresden, Ontario.
[via press release from Discovery, Inc.]
DISCOVERY+ ADDS AN EERIE NEW HOME RENOVATION SERIES “WE BOUGHT A FUNERAL HOME” TO THE SPINE-TINGLING “GHOSTOBER” LINEUP

WHAT: We Bought A Funeral Home

TRAILER:

WHERE/WHEN: Available to stream on Saturday, October 1 on discovery+

WHO: discovery+ will add We Bought A Funeral Home to this year’s “Ghostober” lineup, an eerie new series that will unearth an unconventional side of the home renovation realm. The six episodes will document the quirky journey of Heather and Arryn Blumberg and their two kids, Rafferty and Noa, who trade in big city life to buy, renovate and design a 12,000-square-foot, 1800s Victorian funeral home in the small town of Dresden, Ontario. The decrepit three-story, 38-room property, filled with meandering maze-like hallways and staircases, will be quite an undertaking for the Halloween and horror obsessed family who bring it back to life as their weird and wonderful dream home.The Blumbergs will rely on each other, as well as the help of a skilled construction crew, to pull off this massive glam goth overhaul, wrought with strange shadows, frightening noises and a shocking discovery.

In the premiere episode, the Blumbergs will run into a string of spooky occurrences while settling into their new funeral home. Heather and Arryn will choose a local contractor to take on the enormous $400,000 renovation project and the entire family will get their hands dirty as demolition begins on the monstrous property.

We Bought A Funeral Home is produced by Heart Hat Entertainment.

DIGITAL/SOCIAL: For the latest announcements on the upcoming series, fans are invited to stay connected across discovery+’s digital platforms via @discoveryplus and #WeBoughtAFuneralHome on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok, and follow the Blumbergs via @the_blumbergs on Twitter and Instagram.

About discovery+

discovery+ is the definitive non-fiction, real life subscription streaming service from Warner Bros. Discovery. With the largest-ever content offering at launch, discovery+ features a wide range of exclusive, original series across popular passion verticals including lifestyle and relationships; home and food; true crime; paranormal; adventure and natural history; as well as science, tech and the environment, and a slate of high-quality documentaries. For more, visit discoveryplus.com, or find the discovery+ app on most mobile and connected TV devices.



discovery+ Orders Eerie New Series “We Bought A Funeral Home”





discovery+ Orders Eerie New Series “We Bought A Funeral Home”
The six-hour long episodes will document the quirky journey of Heather and Arryn Blumberg and their two kids who will trade in their big city life to buy, renovate, and redecorate a 12,000-square-foot 1800’s Victorian funeral home in the small town of Dresden, Ontario.
[via press release from Discovery, Inc.]
DISCOVERY+ ORDERS EERIE NEW SERIES “WE BOUGHT A FUNERAL HOME”

(New York, N.Y.) – discovery+ will explore the other side of the home renovation and design realm in the newly greenlighted series We Bought A Funeral Home. The six-hour long episodes will document the quirky journey of Heather and Arryn Blumberg and their two kids who will trade in their big city life to buy, renovate, and redecorate a 12,000-square-foot 1800’s Victorian funeral home in the small town of Dresden, Ontario. The series is slated to air in October.

“We can’t think of a more binge-worthy way to ring in the spooky season than renovating a funeral home,” said Betsy Ayala, senior vice president, programming and development, HGTV. “Luckily, the Blumbergs are a fabulously fun family whose unconventional renovations are so unique, it’s just what you want in a funeral home makeover, and we can’t wait to deliver this extraordinarily entertaining and quirky story to our audience.”

We Bought A Funeral Home is produced by Heart Hat Entertainment.

For the latest announcements on the upcoming series, fans are invited to stay connected across discovery+’s digital platforms via @discoveryplus on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok, and follow the Blumbergs via @the_blumbergs on Twitter and Instagram.

About discovery+

discovery+ is the definitive non-fiction, real life subscription streaming service from Warner Bros. Discovery. With the largest-ever content offering at launch, discovery+ features a wide range of exclusive, original series across popular passion verticals including lifestyle and relationships; home and food; true crime; paranormal; adventure and natural history; as well as science, tech and the environment, and a slate of high-quality documentaries. For more, visit discoveryplus.com, or find the discovery+ app on most mobile and connected TV devices.