Topic: David Lyle

Howard Owens Steps Down as Nat Geo Channels President

Exec will hang up a shingle as an independent producer

After a two-and-a-half-year stint as president of National Geographic Channels U.S., Howard Owens is striking out on his own. The former William Morris agent and Reveille co-founder on Monday revealed his…

NatGeo Preps Scripted Special, DIY Series for 2013 Upfront

Network expands in the wake of ratings rise

The National Geographic Channel is doing more scripted material this season with a two-hour TV movie called American Blackout, produced by Raw TV. The network showed off its new product…

Nat Geo First on the Scene for 'Disaster'

The cable network is rushing a 'Costa Concordia' doc to air

Less than a month after the Carnival Cruise ship Costa Concordia sank off the Tuscan coastline, the National Geographic Channel is on the scene with a refurbished documentary about the…