22 April 2014 1:32 PM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Following Friday's deadly avalanche at Mount Everest, Discovery canceled its planned live jump and will instead use the footage camera crews on-site collected as a special exploring the dangers of the region. Despite having to cancel Joby Ogwyn's attempt to undertake the first wingsuit flight off the summit of Mount Everest, Eileen O'Neill, group president of Discovery Channel, Science Channel and Velocity, tells The Hollywood Reporter that the tragedy will not put a damper on its live event business. Here, O'Neill discusses the decision to cancel the jump, the potential to return to Mount Everest with Ogwyn and how

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