Cable Networks Go All-In on Streaming as Linear Subscribers Flee

Discovery follows FX, AMC, Nickelodeon and many others in major platform expansion

Many of the biggest cable networks have made bold moves to expand their brands into the streaming space as cord-cutting continues to increase. Getty Images

On Wednesday, Discovery Inc. will hold an investors day to finally unveil plans for its global streaming service, which the company has been talking about publicly since last year.

@jasonlynch Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.