Sky HISTORY tells ground-breaking stories full of
colourful characters through a mix of award-winning, talent-led UK
commissions, premium innovative documentaries and global hit franchise
programming. Join host William Shatner and discover stories that have
mystified mankind for centuries in The UnXplained (TX 9 June); explore the unique investigations into the engineering mysteries behind the world’s most breath-taking ancient monuments in Ancient Superstructures (TX 1 June). Secret Wars Uncovered (TX 19 June) reveals the facts behind battles that were shrouded in corruption and misinformation and Washington (TX 4 July),
produced by renowned historian Doris Kearns Godwin and narrated by Emmy
award-winning actor Jeff Daniels ,chips away at the marbled image of
America’s first president to seek the truth behind the legend.
Notes to Editors
With 24 million customers across seven countries, Sky is Europe’s
leading media and entertainment company and is proud to be part of the
Comcast group. Our 32,000 employees help connect our customers to the
very best entertainment, sports, news, arts and to our own local,
Following the success of Sky originals like Chernobyl, we plan to
double our investment in original content by 2024. We’re also developing
a new TV and movie studio, Sky Studios Elstree, which is expected to
lead to the creation of over 2,000 new jobs and generate an additional
£3 billion of production investment in UK creative sector in the first
five years alone.
Our technology allows customers to watch what they want, when they
want, how they want, and as we connect millions of families to content
they love, we believe it is our responsibility to do it safely. That’s
why we offer services like Sky Broadband Buddy and the Sky Kids app. And
our online streaming service, NOW TV, brings viewers all the enjoyment
of Sky with the flexibility of a contract-free service.
We also believe that a company of our scale has a responsibility that
goes beyond our business, and into the community. We’re committed to
being Europe’s first net zero carbon entertainment company by 2030 – two
decades before we have to – and we’re an inclusive employer recognised
by The Times and Stonewall for our commitment to diversity.
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