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  1. Spike TV Teams with Dwayne Johnson for Event Programming Development DealRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... audience," said Casey Patterson, Executive Producer/Executive Vice President Talent Development and Production, Viacom Entertainment Group. About SPIKE TV: Spike TV is available in 98.7 million homes and is a division of Viacom Media Networks. A ...

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  2. CMO Today: NBCU Looks to Grab Cord-CuttersRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... to steven.perlberg@wsj.com STREAMERS : This is shaping up to be the year of the subscription Web video service. CBS, Viacom, Time Warner's HBO and Sony are among the media players rolling out services meant to capture those pesky cord-cutters, and ...

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  3. Despite Weak Moment for NBC Sitcoms, NBC Universal Plots Subscription Video Site for ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Advertising Age

    ... NBC Universal, which operates the NBC broadcast network and cable channels including USA and Bravo, joins CBS Corp., Viacom and Time Warner in creating online subscription offerings to squeeze extra money out of their shows. Several major media ...

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  4. Five ETV channels get rechristened as ColorsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Nerve News

    ... ETV Bangla and ETV Oriya will soon don the Colors identity. Subject to receipt of mandatory regulatory approvals, Viacom Inc., through its subsidiary Nick Asia, will acquire a 50 percent interest in the five regional general entertainment channels, ...

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  5. Viacom18 extends Colors franchise in regional spaceRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Indian Television

    ... Kannada, ETV Bangla and ETV Oriya will don the Colors identity. Subject to receipt of mandatory regulatory approvals, Viacom Inc. through its subsidiary Nick Asia will acquire a 50 per cent interest in the five regional GECs, while TV18 will ...

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  6. CBS Interactive launches content studio to capitalize on mobile contentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mobile Marketer

    ... employees is working in DigitasLBi's New York offices to accomplish a similar goal to CBS Interactive.. Similarly, Viacom Velocity is Viacom's response to this trend, helping its advertisers create content to sit alongside its own material. ...

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  7. Spike Offers Scripted Drama and Nielsen-Bashing at Upfront PresentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Advertising Age

    Register to become a member today. You'll get the essential information you need to do your job better, including Viacom's Spike TV is going all-in on scripted series development, lining up a slate of five big-budget dramas and miniseries designed to lift the network's profile while expanding its overall reach in 2016 and beyond.

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  8. Video: Check Out the Latest Promo for Comedy Central's Justin Bieber RoastRead the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is the #1 brand in comedy and is owned by, and is a registered trademark of, Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA and VIAB).

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  9. Erykah Badu, NE-YO & More Join Lineup for Bet Experience Presented by Coca-Cola This JuneRead the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... using #BETExperience. Feel free to also check us out online at www.betexperience.com . BET Networks, a subsidiary of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIA, VIA.B), is the nation's leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs ...

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  10. Box office top 20: Will Smitha s a Focusa on top with $18.7 million debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lethbridge Herald

    ... Corp.; Sony, Columbia, Sony Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics are units of Sony Corp.; Paramount is owned by Viacom Inc.; Disney, Pixar and Marvel are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; Miramax is owned by Filmyard Holdings LLC; 20th Century Fox and ...

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  11. Paramount's Next President: The Most Dangerous Job in Hollywood?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... and a studio president, while at other times, it has had only had one person essentially wearing both hats). Viacom, too, is in the middle of a stated restructuring. Another downside to the job, Paramount has by far the smallest slate of the six ...

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  12. Nickelodeon Debuts Noggin ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | NewsFactor

    ... its core business, and there aren't any current plans to offer similar services for older children. New York-based Viacom Inc., which owns Nickelodeon, did announce stand-alone subscriptions around its MTV brand this week. The MTV Play video ...

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  13. February Brought More Bad News For The TV Biz; Ratings Down 10%Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Benzinga

    ... lead increasing numbers of households to "cut the cord" entirely, leaving the cable industry in a bind, Bazinet said. Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB ) may have seen the steepest slide. Its Nickelodeon programming aimed mostly at children was off 36 ...

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  14. MTV Orders Season 3 of are You the One; Greenlights New Pilots to SeriesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... lege students, and its online HUB MTV .com is a leading destination for music, news and pop culture. MTV is a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.

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  15. Nickelodeon debuts mobile service NogginRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The China Post

    ... its core business, and there aren't any current plans to offer similar services for older children. New York-based Viacom Inc., which owns Nickelodeon, did announce stand-alone subscriptions around its MTV brand this week. The MTV Play video ...

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  16. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Business Wire

    ... l company focused on orphan endoc... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BBB+' Issuer Default Rating (IDR) assigned to Viacom, Inc. (Viacom). Fitch has also affirmed the specific issue ratings assigned to Viacom....

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  17. Hollywood cheers FCC's new net neutrality rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Independent Music. But major media companies - including 21st Century Fox, NBCUniversal, CBS Corp., Time Warner and Viacom - were silent on the FCC's decision. Established Hollywood interests already have been grappling with tectonic shifts in ...

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  18. Nick Kicks Off Upfront Season Wit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | MediaPost

    Nickelodeon promised a robust commitment to program production in the coming year as the kids' content empire held the first upfront presentation of 2015 Wednesday in New York. How robust? As many as 600 new episodes of both new and returning shows, vowed Cyma Zarghami, president, Viacom Kids and Family Group, onstage in an event space that was once a vast mail-sorting facility inside a landmark, pillared post office on Eighth Avenue.

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  19. Nickelodeon debuts mobile service Noggin for the pre-K setRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Crescent-News.com

    ... its core business, and there aren't any current plans to offer similar services for older children. New York-based Viacom Inc., which owns Nickelodeon, did announce stand-alone subscriptions around its MTV brand this week. The MTV Play video ...

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  20. Mel Karmazin Honored by Broadcasters Foundation of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | TV Technology

    ... Radio and oversaw the merger with XM Satellite Radio. Karmazin's previous roles also included executive positions at Viacom, CBS Corp., CBS Radio and Infinity Broadcasting. The Lowry Mays Excellence in Broadcasting Award is bestowed annually to an ...

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