List of programs broadcast by Discovery Family

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This is a list of television programs broadcast by the U.S. cable television channel Discovery Family.

Current programming

This is a list of television programs currently broadcast by Discovery Family.

Original programming

Animated series

Title Debut Current
season
Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy January 5, 2019 2
My Little Pony: Pony Life November 7, 2020 1[1][2][3][4]

Acquired programming

Animated series

Title Debut
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero October 11, 2010
The Transformers October 11, 2010
Pirata & Capitano June 16, 2019[5]
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures[6] November 16, 2019[7]

Live-action series

Title Premiere date
Treehouse Masters May 31, 2013
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition April 26, 2020[8]

Syndicated from Netflix

Animated series

Title Debut
Super Monsters[9] October 19, 2019[10]
True and the Rainbow Kingdom August 2, 2020[11][12]

Live-action series

Title Premiere date
The Ponysitters Club September 5, 2020[13]

Repeats of ended series

Game shows

Title Debut Cancellation First rerun
Chopped Junior October 27, 2015 October 24, 2017 2018

Animated series

Kids
Title Premiere date End date First rerun
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic October 10, 2010 October 12, 2019 October 13, 2019
Pound Puppies October 10, 2010 November 16, 2013 November 17, 2013
Transformers: Prime November 26, 2010 July 26, 2013 July 27, 2013
Transformers: Rescue Bots February 18, 2012 October 22, 2016 October 23, 2016
Littlest Pet Shop November 10, 2012 June 4, 2016 June 5, 2016
Blazing Team: Masters of Yo Kwon Do November 13, 2015 September 9, 2017 September 10, 2017
Littlest Pet Shop: A World of Our Own April 14, 2018 January 26, 2019 January 27, 2019

Specials

Title
My Little Pony Crystal Princess: The Runaway Rainbow
My Little Pony: A Very Minty Christmas
My Little Pony: Twinkle Wish Adventure
My Little Pony: The Princess Promenade
My Little Pony: The Movie (1986)
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Rainbow Rocks
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Friendship Games
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Legends of Everfree
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Dance Magic
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Movie Magic
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Mirror Magic
My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Summertime Shorts
My Little Pony: The Movie (2017)
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Forgotten Friendship
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Rollercoaster of Friendship
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Spring Breakdown
My Little Pony: Best Gift Ever
My Little Pony: Rainbow Roadtrip
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Sunset's Backstage Pass
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls – Holidays Unwrapped

Programming blocks

Title Debut
Discovery Family Movies 2014
My Little Pony Summer Karaoke! 2018
Summer Surprises 2018

Upcoming programming

Original programming

Title Premiere date
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Forever TBA

Former programming (along with Discovery Kids and Hub Network programs)

This is a list of programs that have formerly aired on Discovery Kids, Hub Network, and Discovery Family.

Original programming

Live-action series

Reality series
Title Debut Cancellation First rerun Removal
Outward Bound USA May 1, 1999 April 17, 2003 N/A N/A
Sail Away May 26, 2001 July 7, 2001 July 8, 2001 2005
Operation Junkyard October 1, 2002 February 15, 2003 2004 2005
Endurance October 5, 2002 June 28, 2008 June 29, 2008 July 21, 2013
Adventure Camp May 17, 2003 November 23, 2008 November 24, 2008 March 25, 2012
Trading Spaces: Boys vs. Girls May 17, 2003 December 3, 2005 December 4, 2005 June 25, 2011
Timeblazers July 5, 2003 July 9, 2005 July 10, 2005 June 24, 2011
Journey to Fearless October 22, 2010 October 24, 2010 October 25, 2010 December 30, 2011
Hubworld November 5, 2010 October 29, 2011 N/A N/A
Majors & Minors September 23, 2011 January 29, 2012 January 30, 2012 May 26, 2013
Comedy series
Title Debut Cancellation First rerun Removal
Scout's Safari October 5, 2002 February 7, 2004 February 8, 2004 June 25, 2011
Skunked TV July 24, 2004 August 1, 2004 August 26, 2007 October 9, 2010
Darcy's Wild Life October 2, 2004 March 18, 2006 March 19, 2006 February 28, 2010
The Aquabats! Super Show! March 3, 2012 January 18, 2014 January 19, 2014 October 4, 2014
Drama series
Title Debut Cancellation First rerun Removal
Strange Days at Blake Holsey High October 5, 2002 January 28, 2006 January 29, 2006 June 25, 2011
Flight 29 Down October 1, 2005 August 25, 2007 August 26, 2007 December 24, 2011
Dinosapien July 7, 2007 August 11, 2007 August 12, 2007 March 24, 2012
The Haunting Hour: The Series October 29, 2010 November 29, 2014 November 30, 2014 October 31, 2016
Clue November 14, 2011 November 17, 2011 November 18, 2011 June 8, 2014
Spooksville October 26, 2013 May 17, 2014 May 18, 2014 October 12, 2014
Game shows
Title Debut Cancellation First rerun Removal
Family Game Night October 10, 2010 November 9, 2014 November 10, 2014 November 4, 2016
Pictureka! October 11, 2010 January 14, 2011 January 15, 2011 September 6, 2020
The Game of Life September 17, 2011 April 22, 2012 April 23, 2012 September 6, 2020
Scrabble Showdown September 17, 2011 April 22, 2012 April 23, 2012 September 6, 2020
Documentary series
Title Debut Cancellation First rerun Removal
Acorn the Nature Nut 1996 2006 N/A N/A
Jaws & Claws August 3, 1997 June 7, 1998 N/A N/A
Bonehead Detectives of the Paleoworld September 1997 October 1998 N/A N/A
Real Kids, Real Adventures April 5, 1998 August 5, 2000 August 6, 2000 2003
Outward Bound May 1, 1999 April 17, 2003 N/A N/A
Sci Squad June 17, 1999 September 2, 1999 N/A N/A
Ultimate Guide to the Awesome October 21, 2001 November 6, 2004 November 7, 2004 2010
Truth or Scare October 27, 2001 January 4, 2003 January 5, 2003 October 29, 2012
Prehistoric Planet October 5, 2002 April 26, 2003 April 27, 2003 October 9, 2010
Zach's Ultimate Guide July 2, 2003 August 20, 2003 N/A N/A
Jeff Corwin Unleashed September 13, 2003 January 24, 2004 N/A N/A
Saving a Species December 24, 2004 October 26, 2007 2008 2010
A Year on Earth December 3, 2006 December 10, 2006 2008 2010
Bindi the Jungle Girl June 9, 2007 October 25, 2008 October 26, 2008 October 9, 2010
Kid President: Declaration of Awesome June 21, 2014 August 9, 2014 August 10, 2014 N/A
Parents Just Don't Understand August 23, 2014 November 29, 2014 November 30, 2014 2015

Animated series

Title Debut Cancellation First rerun Removal
Kenny the Shark November 1, 2003 February 18, 2005 February 19, 2005 August 30, 2020
Tutenstein November 1, 2003 October 11, 2008 October 12, 2008 December 30, 2012
Time Warp Trio July 9, 2005 July 15, 2006 July 16, 2006 June 26, 2011
Growing Up Creepie September 9, 2006 June 21, 2008 June 22, 2008 May 29, 2011
The Future Is Wild October 13, 2007 July 5, 2008 July 6, 2008 June 24, 2012
The Twisted Whiskers Show October 10, 2010 December 1, 2010 December 2, 2010 February 28, 2014
G.I. Joe: Renegades November 26, 2010 July 23, 2011 July 24, 2011 January 25, 2015
Dan Vs. January 1, 2011 March 9, 2013 March 10, 2013 October 3, 2014
Secret Millionaires Club October 23, 2011 October 12, 2014 October 13, 2014 July 26, 2015
Care Bears: Welcome to Care-a-Lot June 2, 2012 December 8, 2012 December 9, 2012 October 5, 2014
Kaijudo June 2, 2012 December 28, 2013 December 29, 2013 October 12, 2014
Sabrina: Secrets of a Teenage Witch October 12, 2013 June 7, 2014 June 8, 2014 June 24, 2018
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls June 24, 2017 July 8, 2017 July 9, 2017 August 27, 2017

Preschool series

Title Debut Cancellation First rerun Removal
Bingo and Molly September 29, 1997 June 29, 2002 N/A N/A
Skinnamarink TV October 27, 1997 March 12, 1999 March 13, 1999 February 21, 2003
Salty's Lighthouse October 3, 1998 July 20, 2002 July 21, 2002 February 21, 2003
Animal Jam February 24, 2003 April 4, 2003 April 5, 2003 April 7, 2006
Hi-5 February 24, 2003 October 6, 2006 October 7, 2006 October 8, 2010
The Paz Show February 24, 2003 November 25, 2006 November 26, 2006 October 8, 2010
The Save-Ums! February 24, 2003 April 15, 2006 April 16, 2006 February 9, 2007
Peep and the Big Wide World April 17, 2004 September 14, 2007 September 15, 2007 October 8, 2010
ToddWorld November 8, 2004 June 10, 2008 June 11, 2008 June 12, 2008
Bigfoot Presents: Meteor and the Mighty Monster Trucks September 23, 2006 October 11, 2008 October 12, 2008 October 9, 2010
Hip Hop Harry September 23, 2006 July 19, 2008 July 20, 2008 October 9, 2010
Wilbur April 21, 2007 March 29, 2008 March 30, 2008 June 24, 2012
Maryoku Yummy October 11, 2010 November 15, 2010 November 16, 2010 May 31, 2012
The Adventures of Chuck and Friends October 15, 2010[14][15][16] January 9, 2012 January 10, 2012 September 6, 2020

Acquired programming

Animated series

Title Debut Cancellation
Tracey McBean June 18, 2005 December 23, 2006
Grossology January 13, 2007 June 26, 2011
Atomic Betty October 10, 2010 December 29, 2013
Batman Beyond October 10, 2010 February 28, 2014
Cosmic Quantum Ray October 10, 2010 October 6, 2013
Deltora Quest October 10, 2010 December 29, 2013
Dennis and Gnasher October 10, 2010 October 6, 2013
Men in Black: The Series October 10, 2010 June 1, 2012
Strawberry Shortcake's Berry Bitty Adventures October 10, 2010 May 31, 2020
Where on Earth Is Carmen Sandiego? October 16, 2010 September 2, 2012
Conan the Adventurer May 31, 2011 October 16, 2011
Jem and the Holograms May 31, 2011 November 15, 2015
Batman: The Animated Series September 6, 2011 November 29, 2013
The Super Hero Squad Show January 30, 2012 January 30, 2015
G.I. Joe: Sigma 6 July 9, 2012 February 28, 2014
Transformers: Animated July 9, 2012 February 28, 2014
Superman: The Animated Series September 3, 2012 February 28, 2014
Animaniacs (1993) November 23, 2012 October 10, 2014
SheZow June 1, 2013 December 27, 2015
Tiny Toon Adventures July 1, 2013 June 27, 2015
Teenage Fairytale Dropouts May 31, 2014 April 3, 2015
The Jungle Book July 18, 2015 July 7, 2017
The New Adventures of Peter Pan June 5, 2016 November 5, 2017
Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood July 3, 2016 March 3, 2019
Zak Storm October 14, 2017 May 26, 2019
Hanazuki: Full of Treasures December 1, 2018 September 6, 2020
Tarzan and Jane December 13, 2019 September 6, 2020

Live-action series

Title Debut Cancellation
Animal Planet Zooventure March 31, 1997 April 2005
No, Really! April 1997 May 1999
Buck Staghorn's Animal Bites May 1997 June 2001
Mother Nature August 1997 October 2001
Wild Guess October 1997 July 1999
Pop-Sci December 1997 February 1999
Mega Movie Magic May 1998 December 2000
Incredible Story Studios August 1999 September 2003
The Ultimate Guide 2000 2001
Popular Mechanics for Kids February 2001 June 2008
Screech Owls February 2001 March 2004
Lassie April 2001 August 2007
Mentors July 2001 October 2005
The Saddle Club January 4, 2002 March 24, 2012
Croc Files October 5, 2002 June 2005
Mystery Hunters March 2003 October 9, 2010
Crash, Bang, Splat! January 2005 October 9, 2010
Serious June 2006 June 24, 2011
Fraggle Rock October 10, 2010 October 4, 2014
Meerkat Manor October 10, 2010 March 24, 2012
Batman October 11, 2010 September 1, 2012
Doogie Howser, M.D. October 11, 2010 May 26, 2013
Family Ties October 11, 2010 September 26, 2014
Happy Days October 11, 2010 September 26, 2014
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show October 11, 2010 September 13, 2013
Laverne & Shirley October 11, 2010 January 12, 2014
The Wonder Years October 11, 2010 August 31, 2012
Goosebumps September 6, 2011 October 5, 2014
Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader? September 19, 2011 September 13, 2013
The Facts of Life April 2, 2012 March 22, 2013
Mork & Mindy April 2, 2012 January 12, 2014
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch April 2, 2012 March 28, 2014
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman June 3, 2012 May 25, 2014
ALF June 4, 2012 October 12, 2014
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys September 3, 2012 August 30, 2014
Sliders September 3, 2012 August 30, 2014
Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation January 12, 2013 December 28, 2013
Who's the Boss? April 1, 2013 July 12, 2013
Wizards vs Aliens May 23, 2013 June 13, 2013
Step by Step October 7, 2013 October 12, 2014
Sister, Sister March 3, 2014 October 12, 2014
Blossom July 7, 2014 December 23, 2016
Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin October 13, 2014 April 12, 2015
Horrible Histories April 10, 2015 July 2, 2017
Funniest Pets & People August 3, 2015 July 3, 2016
The Dengineers January 3, 2017 November 30, 2019
Post My Party January 3, 2017 November 30, 2019
Undercover Boss May 16, 2017 November 28, 2018

Preschool series

Title Debut Cancellation
Chicken Minute October 7, 1996 August 1998
Iris, The Happy Professor October 7, 1996 October 1998
Kitty Cats October 7, 1996 May 29, 1998
Little Star October 7, 1996 July 1998
Pappyland September 28, 1998 February 21, 2003
Nini's Treehouse September 25, 2000 February 21, 2003
Brum February 24, 2003 December 23, 2006
The Magic School Bus February 24, 2003 February 13, 2009
Timothy Goes to School August 21, 2004 December 23, 2006
Balamory September 23, 2005 December 23, 2007
Animal Mechanicals October 11, 2010 May 31, 2013
In the Night Garden... October 11, 2010 October 6, 2013
The WotWots October 11, 2010 December 29, 2013
Doki[17] August 5, 2016 August 7, 2016
Bubu and the Little Owls[18] February 17, 2019 December 26, 2020
Luna Petunia July 1, 2019[19] September 6, 2020
Popples July 1, 2019[20] September 6, 2020
The Polos[21] July 6, 2019[22] September 6, 2020

Interstitials

  • Factoid (1997–2003)
  • What An Animal! (1997–2003)
  • Braintwister (1998–2003)
  • Double Take (1998–2003)
  • Laboratory (1998–2003)
  • Ready Set Learn Short Stuff (1998–2003)
  • Hugo Takes A D-Tour (1999–2003)
  • Mister Chi Chi's Guide To The Universe (2000–03)
  • Kenny the Shark (2001–04)

Discovery series

Specials

  • Allosaurus: A Walking with Dinosaurs Special
  • Alone Among Grizzlies
  • America's Next Cat Star
  • Atlantis Uncovered
  • The Chocolate Wars
  • The Devil's Triangle
  • Disney Cruise Line: Behind the Magic
  • Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real
  • Egypt's Animal Mummies
  • Invasion of the Christmas Lights
  • Extreme Cruise Ship
  • Extreme Poodles
  • Finding Amelia Earhart: Mystery Solved
  • A Lion Called Christian
  • Polar Bears: Edge of Existence
  • The Secrets of the Dog Park
  • Super Pooches
  • Surprise, It's a Puppy
  • Walt Disney World Resort: Behind the Scenes

Former Programming blocks

  • Ready Set Learn (1996–2010)
  • @DK (2006–2010)
  • Family Movie Night (2010–18)
  • HubBub (2010–11)
  • Hub Family Movie (2010–14)
  • Call of the Wild Mondays (2014–15)
  • That's Genius Tuesdays (2014–15)
  • Fur-tastic Thursdays (2015)
  • Dino Madness (March 2015)
  • Summer Movie Madness (July 2015)
  • Pawgust (August 2015)
  • Bring Us Back to the Future (October 2015)
  • 12 Days of Our Christmas (December 2015)
  • Summer Splash (Summer 2016)
  • Pawesome Saturdays (August 2016)
  • Sing-A-Long Sundays! (September 2016–January 2017; June 2017–October 2017)
  • Frightober (October 2016)
  • Animal Afternoons
  • The Gaggle
  • Real Toons
  • Saddle Club Sundays
  • Scary Saturday Night Sleepovers

References

  1. ^ "'My Little Pony' to launch new animated series and toy line — see exclusive first look". EW.com. Retrieved 2019-11-14.
  2. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=drq7tYFBNvk
  3. ^ https://www.animationmagazine.net/tv/mip-month-global-tv-streaming-news/
  4. ^ "Good things come in small packages! The brand-new series My Little Pony: Pony Life is coming to Discovery Family on Saturday, November 7 at 11:30AM ET! #MyPonyLife #MyLittlePony #PonyLife #MLP". Twitter.
  5. ^ Albert, Jared (2019-05-06). "Discovery Family June 2019 Programming Highlights" (PDF). Retrieved 2019-05-06.
  6. ^ http://kidscreen.com/2019/05/07/discovery-family-picks-up-41e-ips/
  7. ^ https://cf-media.press.discovery.com/ugc/highlights/2019/10/15/111628/DFC_Highlights_-_November_2019_-_Final.pdf
  8. ^ DFC_Highlights_-_April_2020_-_Final.pdf
  9. ^ https://www.c21media.net/discovery-family-takes-41-toons/
  10. ^ https://cf-media.press.discovery.com/ugc/highlights/2019/09/11/111625/DFC_Highlights_-_October_2019_-_Final.pdf
  11. ^ https://www.animationmagazine.net/tv/global-tv-streaming-news-round-up-6/
  12. ^ "Discovery Family Welcomes a Brand-New Magical Adventure with the Network Premiere of "True and the Rainbow Kingdom" on Sunday, August 2 at 1/12c". The Futon Critic. July 9, 2020.
  13. ^ https://cf-media.press.discovery.com/ugc/highlights/2020/08/05/115302/DFC_Highlights_-_September_2020_-_Final.pdf
  14. ^ "The Adventures of Chuck & Friends, Vol. 1 on iTunes". iTunes. Retrieved October 10, 2020.
  15. ^ "The Adventures of Chuck and Friends Episode Listings". The Futon Critic.
  16. ^ "The Adventures of Chuck and Friends Season 1 Episode Guide". Zap2it.
  17. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jrxbmcpffsg
  18. ^ https://cf-media.press.discovery.com/ugc/highlights/2019/02/19/140657/DFC_Highlights_-_February_2019_-_Final.pdf
  19. ^ https://cf-media.press.discovery.com/ugc/highlights/2019/06/19/121317/DFC_Highlights_-_July_2019_-_Final.pdf
  20. ^ https://cf-media.press.discovery.com/ugc/highlights/2019/06/19/121317/DFC_Highlights_-_July_2019_-_Final.pdf
  21. ^ "Multiple Deals Secured for MarcoPolo Learning's STEAM Educational Television Series "The Polos"". The Futon Critic. June 18, 2019.
  22. ^ https://cf-media.press.discovery.com/ugc/highlights/2019/06/19/121317/DFC_Highlights_-_July_2019_-_Final.pdf