Discovery Streaming Chief Peter Faricy Exits As Three Execs Rise To Fill His Role [Deadline]

Discovery Streaming Chief Peter Faricy Exits As Three Execs Rise To Fill His Role [Deadline]

By Dade Hayes

June 19, 2020 |Peter Faricy, a longtime Amazon veteran who joined Discovery two years ago and spearheaded its increasing focus on direct-to-consumer streaming, is leaving the company.

CEO David Zaslav shared the news with employees Friday. In an internal memo obtained by Deadline, Zaslav said the move follows “a few months of discussion” between and himself and Faricy. (Read the full memo below.)

Read more on Deadline.

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