SILVER SPRING, MD & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Curiosity Inc., the leading global factual media and entertainment company, has partnered with iHeartmedia, the #1 podcast publisher globally, according to Podtrack, to launch Curiosity Audio Is. network, which will develop and release a number of podcast projects throughout the year. Curiosity’s first foray into podcasting, the Curiosity Audio Network will feature original content as well as podcasts, complementing programming from Curiosity’s library of documentary films, shows and series.
Curiosity’s Chief Strategy Officer Devin Emery said
We couldn’t be more excited to make our move into audio in partnership with the #1 podcast publisher in the world. Curiosity and iHeart’s shared passion for creating curiosity-driven content is telling a highly compelling story.
Will Pearson, Chief Operating Officer, iHeartPodcast Networks, said,
“We are thrilled to partner with Curiosity Inc. to develop premium podcasts for audiences who love to learn.” “The Curiosity team has built such an incredible library of knowledge for curious minds and are adding to it all the time, and we can’t wait to bring it to our millions of listeners around the world.
Abraham Lincoln inspired the world
Live Now is a one-day university podcast series on the Curiosity audio network, featuring engaging lectures given by some of the world’s most beloved professors from top colleges and universities, covering episodes ranging from the eight books that taught the world to Abraham Lincoln. inspired. Converted to: Fact vs. Fiction. Later this year, Curiosity will premiere its first original podcast, co-produced with iHeartmedia, which will blend pop culture, history, and true crime on the mystery surrounding the life and death of “Cold War Cowboy” Dean Reed. There will be an expanded form. It is a follow-on to the Curiosity Original feature documentary Red Elvis, which is available exclusively on Curiosity Stream. Also upcoming is The Untold History of Sport in America, which dives deeply into the role sport plays in shaping the American psyche.
Linear Video Programming Network, Curiosity Channel
Curiosity’s video services, which include its flagship subscription video on demand platform, Curiosity Stream, and its linear video programming network, the Curiosity Channel, have approximately 24 million paying subscribers globally, making it the perfect choice for factual television and documentary film. It has become a worldwide forum. Favorite destination for visitors.
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As part of the collaboration, all shows will be distributed by the iHeartPodcast network, which is home to more than 750 original podcasts with over 440 million downloads each month. iHeartRadio Originals podcasts span every category from business, sports, spirituality and technology to entertainment, family, cooking and true crime—and everything in between—making iHeartRadio the largest publisher of podcast content in the world. Listeners can listen to all Curiosity Audio Network shows and podcasts anywhere on iHeartRadio.