Ian Friedman, recently promoted to vp of original programming and development for Comedy Central, spends his free time traveling, skiing and doing CrossFit. He’s also a big fan of rugby and whiskey–particularly whiskey distilleries. Check out the image of Ian above filling a cask at Kilchoman Distillery in Isle of Islay in Scotland.

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Discovery CEO David Zaslav has spent the last 15 years building a factual content empire, but a $43 billion merger with WarnerMedia will soon have him overseeing a dynasty with more than 20 traditional cable networks, two young streaming services, and probably a partridge and a pear tree.

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