The Journey of India to launch on discovery+ and Discovery networks
September 21, 2022
As India celebrates Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav on its 75th year of Independence, Warner Bros Discovery is set to commemorate the country’s rich tapestry of heritage, innovation and contemporary marvels with new series – The Journey of India – narrated by Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan.
Premiering on October 10th on discovery+ in the Philippines and India, the exclusive show also airs in India on the Discovery Channel, TLC, Discovery Science, Discovery Turbo and DTamil on the same day. It will be available on discovery+ and across the Discovery network globally; premier details will be available soon.
Spanning a wide range of subjects, this series provides an in-depth look at the nation’s progress, influences and accomplishments during the past 75 years; from advancements in science and technology and ambitious and successful space missions to the world of cinema.
From stories of faith found across the length and breadth of the country, to a diverse food culture that is adored around the world – in the last 75 years, India has slowly but steadily made its presence felt on the global stage. Featuring an extensive collection of historical footage, the series also hears from a line-up of respected personalities and subject matter experts.
Arjun Nohwar, General Manager – South Asia, Warner Bros Discovery, commented: “As India celebrates 75 years of Independence, this commemorative new series reflects Warner Bros Discovery’s commitment to bringing to life unique stories that inspire. We are proud to work with the iconic Amitabh Bachchan to take the audience on a vibrant journey of India, capturing the ethos of the nation, its diverse culture and the spirit of its people.”