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Viacom (Viacom International Media Networks) is a leading global entertainment content company, with prominent and respected brands in focused demographics. Engaging its audiences through television, motion pictures and digital platforms, Viacom reaches its audiences wherever they consume content. Viacom’s leading brands include the multiplatform properties of MTV Networks, including MTV, Comedy Central, Vh1, Nickelodeon, NickJr, Comedy Central and more. Viacom reaches over 600 million households in 160 territories and 34 languages via 166 locally programmed and operated TV channels and more than 550 digital media and mobile TV properties networks around the world, as well as digital assets such as Neopets, Xfire and Atom Entertainment; BET Networks; Paramount Pictures; Paramount Home Entertainment; DreamWorks; and Famous Music.

Viacom International Blog

Drink, Dance, Donate: How Viacom Gave Back and Got Down for the 8th Year in a Row

14 December 2017, 7:05 pm

“Everyone on the left side of the room say, ‘Give back,’” shouted Viacom President and CEO Bob Bakish, addressing a constellation of nearly 200 Viacom employees and nonprofit partners, all gathered in the White Box at Viacom’s Times Square Headquarters one evening in early December. “Give back,” the crowd roared. “Now everybody on the right […]

CMT Celebrates 2017 With a Milestone: 53 Weeks of Consecutive Growth

14 December 2017, 5:30 pm

Combining network transformation and honoring tradition, CMT broke records this year with 53 weeks of consecutive growth. It’s the longest active growth streak in cable (among all ad-supported cable channels). How did CMT achieve this landmark? The network remained true to its mission statement, fueling its status as the leading authority on country music and […]

Viacom Scores Golden Globe Nominations for “Downsizing,” “13 Reasons Why”

12 December 2017, 5:53 pm

Video created by Viacom Catalyst Downsizing doesn’t hit theaters until Dec. 22, but the Alexander Payne-directed fantasy about a resource-starved future, in which citizens shrink themselves to conserve resources, is already creating enough buzz to earn a Golden Globe nomination. Hong Chau earned a spot on the list of contenders in the Best Supporting Actress category, becoming […]

Viacom’s 2017 Employee Halloween Costume Contest Winner Lina Henriquez, aka La Calvera Oscura, On Her Culturally Inspired Look

12 December 2017, 3:59 pm

Congratulations to Lina Henriquez, our 2017 Viacom Employee Halloween Costume Contest winner. By day, Henriquez works in our Core Services department as the executive receptionist, greeting visitors and directing incoming calls. By night, she’s a holy ghost, the grand dame of death, a Mexican folk saint. Well, at least on Halloween. Henriquez was inspired to […]

Viacom Scores Five 2018 Critics’ Choice Nominations

11 December 2017, 6:31 pm

Congratulations to Viacom’s TV Land, MTV, VH1 and Paramount Pictures, each of which scored at least one nomination for the 2018 Critics’ Choice Awards. A Manhattan striver who shaves 15 years off her age to advance her career, a raw look at the often shaky lives of teenage mothers, the greatest drag spectacle on television, […]

SpongeBob SquarePants Delights Critics in Broadway Debut

11 December 2017, 4:30 pm

Following an audience-wowing run in Chicago, Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants The Broadway Musical officially landed in New York City last week, greeted by captivated fans and an ocean’s worth of critical praise. “Skeptics better tie themselves to the mast if they want to survive this tempest of effervescent candy-for-the-spirit,” writes Vulture’s Sara Holdren. “Even if you venture […]

Viacom Global Insights, December Edition: TV’s Continued Importance, Kids’ Passion Points and More

7 December 2017, 5:30 pm

Viacom’s latest consumer insights from around the world include TV’s continued importance, kids’ passion points, how the internet fosters unity, Filipino kids’ purchase influence, and happiness in Asia-Pacific countries. As always, you can read these and all our stories in English, Latin American Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese. As Media Changes, TV Continues to Matter Our latest study on […]