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John Hendricks' streaming service closes on gargantuan round

Soe Han Tha
John Hendricks' streaming service closes on gargantuan round

A Silver Spring streaming service has raised about $140 million from private investors in its first capital raise, thanks in large part to the legacy of its founder, John Hendricks, whose credits include launching Discovery Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCA). CuriosityStream streams and produces documentary, science, history, technology, nature, society and lifestyle programming. Investors in the round include Blum Capital Ventures and TimesSquare Capital Management.