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[change | change source]

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

Acquired programming[change | change source]

Animated series[change | change source]

Title Debut
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures[1] November 16, 2019[2]
Petronix Defenders October 15, 2022

Live-action series[change | change source]

Title Debut
Treehouse Masters May 31, 2013
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition April 26, 2020[3]

Syndicated from Netflix[change | change source]

Animated series[change | change source]

Title Debut
Super Monsters[4] October 19, 2019[5]

Repeats of ended series[change | change source]

Game shows[change | change source]

Title Debut Cancellation Date(s) reran
Chopped Junior October 27, 2015 October 24, 2017 2018

Animated series[change | change source]

Title Premiere date End date Date(s) reran
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
The Adventures of Chuck and Friends October 15, 2010[6][7][8] January 9, 2012 January 10, 2012
Littlest Pet Shop November 10, 2012 June 4, 2016 June 5, 2016
Littlest Pet Shop: A World of Our Own April 14, 2018 January 26, 2019 January 27, 2019
Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy January 5, 2019 June 5, 2021 June 6, 2021
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls June 24, 2017 July 8, 2017 July 9, 2017
My Little Pony: Pony Life November 7, 2020 May 22, 2021 May 23, 2021[9][10][11][12]

Specials[change | change source]

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: 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[change | change source]

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

Former programming[change | change source]

This is a list of programs that have formerly aired on Discovery Kids (1996–2010), Hub Network (2010–2014), and Discovery Family (2014–present).

Original programming[change | change source]

Live-action series[change | change source]

Reality series[change | change source]
Title Premiere date Finale Date(s) reran
Outward Bound USA May 1, 1999 April 17, 2003 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
Majors & Minors September 23, 2011 January 29, 2012 January 30, 2012 – May 26, 2013
Comedy series[change | change source]
Title Premiere date Finale Date(s) reran
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[change | change source]
Title Premiere date Finale Date(s) reran
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[change | change source]
Title Premiere date Finale Date(s) reran
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 April 23, 2012 – September 6, 2020
Documentary series[change | change source]
Title Premiere date Finale Date(s) reran
Acorn the Nature Nut 1996 2006 N/A
Jaws & Claws August 3, 1997 June 7, 1998
Bonehead Detectives of the Paleoworld September 1997 October 1998
Real Kids, Real Adventures April 5, 1998 August 5, 2000 August 6, 2000 – 2003
Outward Bound May 1, 1999 April 17, 2003 N/A
Sci Squad June 17, 1999 September 2, 1999
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
Jeff Corwin Unleashed September 13, 2003 January 24, 2004
Saving a Species December 24, 2004 October 26, 2007 2008 – 2010
A Year on Earth December 3, 2006 December 10, 2006
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
Parents Just Don't Understand August 23, 2014 November 29, 2014 November 30, 2014 – 2015

Animated series[change | change source]

Title Premiere date Finale Date(s) reran
Kenny the Shark November 1, 2003 February 18, 2005 February 19, 2005 – August 28, 2022
Tutenstein October 11, 2008 October 12, 2008 – December 30, 2012
Time Warp Trio July 9, 2005 July 15, 2006 July 16, 2006 – June 26, 2012
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
Strawberry Shortcake's Berry Bitty Adventures September 12, 2015 September 13, 2015 – May 31, 2020
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
Care Bears: Welcome to Care-a-Lot June 2, 2012 December 8, 2012 December 9, 2012 – October 5, 2014
Kaijudo 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
Blazing Team: Masters of Yo Kwon Do November 13, 2015 September 9, 2017 September 10, 2017 – May 31, 2022
Littlest Pet Shop: A World of Our Own April 14, 2018 January 26, 2019 January 26, 2019 – November 25, 2022
Hanazuki: Full of Treasures December 1, 2018 May 4, 2019 May 5, 2019 – September 6, 2020

Preschool series[change | change source]

Title Premiere date Finale Date(s) reran
Bingo and Molly September 29, 1997 June 29, 2002 N/A
Skinnamarink TV October 27, 1997 March 12, 1999 March 13, 1999 – February 21, 2003
Salty's Lighthouse October 3, 1997 June 26, 1998 June 27, 1998 – February 21, 2003
Animal Jam February 24, 2003 April 4, 2003 April 5, 2003 – September 25, 2006
Hi-5 October 6, 2006 October 7, 2006 – October 8, 2010
The Paz Show 2008 2008 – October 8, 2010
The Save-Ums! July 11, 2006 July 12, 2006 – October 8, 2010
Peep and the Big Wide World April 12, 2004 September 14, 2007 September 15, 2007 – September 11, 2009
ToddWorld November 8, 2004 June 10, 2008 June 11, 2008 – October 8, 2010
Bigfoot Presents: Meteor and the Mighty Monster Trucks September 25, 2006 October 11, 2008 October 12, 2008 – October 9, 2010
Hip Hop Harry September 26, 2006 July 14, 2008 July 15, 2008 – October 9, 2010
Wilbur April 16, 2007 March 18, 2008 March 19, 2008 – June 24, 2012
Maryoku Yummy October 11, 2010 November 15, 2010 November 16, 2010 – December 29, 2013

Acquired programming[change | change source]

Animated series[change | change source]

Title Debut Removal
Tracey McBean June 18, 2005 December 23, 2006
Grossology January 13, 2007 June 26, 2011
Atomic Betty October 10, 2010 December 29, 2013
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero May 30, 2022
The Transformers 2022
Batman Beyond February 28, 2014
Cosmic Quantum Ray October 6, 2017
Deltora Quest October 6, 2013
Dennis and Gnasher October 6, 2013
Inspector Gadget September 2, 2012
Men in Black: The Series June 1, 2012
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 November 15, 2015
Batman: The Animated Series September 6, 2011 November 29, 2013
League of Super Evil January 30, 2012 September 2, 2014
The Super Hero Squad Show January 30, 2015
Best Ed February 6, 2012 December 29, 2013
G.I. Joe: Sigma 6 July 9, 2012 February 28, 2014
Transformers: Animated
Superman: The Animated Series September 3, 2012
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
True and the Rainbow Kingdom August 2, 2020 July 30, 2021
Blazing Team: Masters of Yo Kwon Do November 13, 2015 May 31, 2022

Live-action series[change | change source]

Title Debut Removal
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
Serious June 2006 June 24, 2011
Fraggle Rock October 10, 2010 October 4, 2014
Meerkat Manor March 24, 2012
Batman September 1, 2012
Doogie Howser, M.D. May 26, 2013
Family Ties September 26, 2014
Happy Days
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show September 13, 2013
Laverne & Shirley January 12, 2014
The Wonder Years 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 January 12, 2014
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch 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
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
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
Undercover Boss May 16, 2017 November 28, 2018
The Ponysitters Club September 5, 2020[13] 2021

Preschool series[change | change source]

Title Debut Removal
Chicken Minute October 7, 1996 August 1998
Iris, The Happy Professor October 1998
Kitty Cats May 29, 1998
Little Star July 1998
Pappyland February 21, 2003
Nini's Treehouse September 25, 2000
Brum February 24, 2003 September 25, 2006
The Magic School Bus February 28, 2010
Timothy Goes to School August 23, 2004 September 25, 2006
Balamory September 23, 2005 September 25, 2006
Mister Maker September 1, 2008 March 29, 2013
The Adventures of Bottle Top Bill October 11, 2010 October 10, 2014
Animal Mechanicals January 26, 2014
In the Night Garden... October 12, 2014
Numberjacks
The WotWots
Doki[14] August 5, 2016 August 7, 2016
Bubu and the Little Owls[15] February 17, 2019 December 26, 2020
Pirata & Capitano[16] June 16, 2019 May 31, 2022
Luna Petunia July 1, 2019[17] September 6, 2020
Popples
The Polos[18] July 6, 2019[19]
True and the Rainbow Kingdom August 2, 2020 July 30, 2021

References[change | change source]

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  4. "Discovery Family takes 41 toons".
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  7. "The Adventures of Chuck and Friends Episode Listings". The Futon Critic.
  8. "The Adventures of Chuck and Friends Season 1 Episode Guide". Zap2it.
  9. "'My Little Pony' to launch new animated series and toy line — see exclusive first look". EW.com. Retrieved 2019-11-14.
  10. "My Little Pony Pony Life ⭐️ NEW ⭐️ Pony Life Trailer | MLP Pony Life | Coming Summer 2020 - 60s". YouTube.
  11. "MIP Month! Global TV & Streaming News". 7 October 2020.
  12. "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.
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  14. "Discovery Family - Bumpers and Promos (August 5, 2016)". YouTube.
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  18. "Multiple Deals Secured for MarcoPolo Learning's STEAM Educational Television Series "The Polos"". The Futon Critic. June 18, 2019.
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