Discovery+ announces its August slate, includes Secrets of the Kohinoor, The Diana Investigations


Discovery+ is all set to launch multi-genre and fascinating new titles to entertain its audience during the festive season. From history, mythology, investigation, crime to special patriotic shows for Independence Day, Discovery’s August slate includes all. Come for Manoj Bajpayee’s Secrets of the Kohinoor which tries to unearth the controversies around the Kohinoor, and stay for The Diana Investigations and deep-dives into the tragic death of Princess Diana. Here’s a full list.

DISCOVERY+’S AUGUST SLATE: FULL LIST

1. Secrets of the Kohinoor: Following the controversies around one of India’s most prized possessions, wrongfully snatched away during the British rule, Discovery+ brings ace filmmaker Neeraj Pandey and the versatile National Award and Padma Shri-awardee Manoj Bajpayee for another season of the Secrets franchise, Secrets of the Kohinoor.

Streaming from: August 04

2. Devlok With Devdutt Pattanaik S2: Mythologist Devdutt Pattanaik discusses the significance of Lord Ganesha, in Season 2 of the popular show.

Streaming from: August 05

3. Sanrachna: Magic of Ancient Architecture: Take a tour of one of India’s most ancient monuments whilst exploring how the makers of these marvels made them without the aid of modern mechanics and machinery.

Streaming from: August 12

4. Viagra: The Little Blue Bill That Changed the World: With exclusive interviews with Dr David Brown, known as the father of Viagra, Ian Osterloh, the Pfizer Inc team leader who oversaw the top-secret clinical trials that proved the blue pill does indeed work, among others, this is the story of the pill that was developed against all odds, marketed like no drug in history and to date remains one of the most controversial things.

Streaming from: August 13

5. Desh ka Sipahi Mission Azadi: This one’s for the little binge-watchers. Desk Ke Sipahi showcases the journey of an eight-year-old Ajay, a regular school-going student, who becomes part of Sher-Dil-Mission and transforms into India’s youngest super-cop, Little Singham.

Streaming from: August 15

6. The Diana Investigations: A fatal car accident that killed the Princess of Wales, Lady Diana, and devastated the world 25 years ago, comes alive in this investigative show. In four gripping parts, The Diana Investigations attempts to look into the tragedy and address all the conspiracy theories, accusations and questions that swirled around it.

Streaming from: August 20

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