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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.

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VH1’s Scared Famous Pits Ghouls and Ghosts Against Terrifying Reality Stars

16 October 2017, 9:56 pm

On VH1’s Scared Famous, 10 TV personalities from VH1 hit shows including RuPaul’s Drag Race, Mob Wives, Love & Hip Hop, America’s Next Top Model, Black Ink Crew and Brunch with Tiffany will go head-to-head in a series of nightmarish challenges that honor classic horror flicks like Scream and It. Reality TV can get scary, but […]

Rita Ora Returns to Hometown London to Host the 2017 MTV EMA Awards

16 October 2017, 9:12 pm

The 24th annual MTV EMA Awards will be an evening of world-class performances from some of the biggest music acts on the planet. For the first time since 1996, the festivities take place in London, home to iconic bands such as Oasis and the Spice Girls, as well as this year’s host: global superstar Rita […]

Eminem Drops Exclamation Point on Thrilling BET Hip Hop Awards

16 October 2017, 6:10 pm

The BET Hip Hop Awards splashed down to the Sunshine State for its 2017 ceremony, taking advantage of South Florida’s tropical vibes, frenetic energy and vibrant music scene to honor hip-hop’s hustle. The show attracted a who’s who of hip-hop royalty, including Gucci Mane, Luke Campbell, Playboi Carti and Flo Rida, while transforming Miami’s Jackie […]

Robin Thede Debuts to Strong Critical Reviews on BET Late Night

13 October 2017, 9:08 pm

Robin Thede stepped onto the late-night television stage on BET last night, filling an enormous hole by becoming the only black woman in a genre dominated by white men. And she was fantastic. With a GIF attack on Donald Trump, a pop-up concert in a bodega, and funny takes on topics ranging from Eminem to […]

Klepper’s Fake Fake News Show Debuts Strong As Comedy Central Sees Quarterly Ratings Rise

13 October 2017, 4:43 pm

Alarmed, self-satisfied, and wielding the confabulating vocabulary of the ever-growing alt-right pseudo-news complex, The Opposition w/ Jordan Klepper came burning out of its Midtown Manhattan bunker with a week one ratings victory. Viewers eager to, as Klepper promised, “only hear from others what you’ve already been telling yourself,” drove ratings up 43 percent among total […]

BET Introduces Robin Thede, Late Night’s Only Black, Female Host

12 October 2017, 8:14 pm

Robin Thede earned her first writing credit at the 2014 BET Awards, crafting jokes for show host Chris Rock. The gig sparked a fast-paced career in the entertainment industry—a career marked by firsts. As head writer for Comedy Central’s Nightly Show starting in 2015, she became the first black woman to hold that position for any […]

A First Glimpse at the Savage, Psychedelic World of Paramount’s Annihilation

10 October 2017, 4:31 pm

A shellshocked Natalie Portman sits in a glass-walled room, draped in a hospital gown. Surrounding her is a retinue of observers and interrogators tucked into hazmat suits. “Can you describe its form?” one asks her. “No,” she answers, as the scene cuts away to savage nightmare jungle world where plants and flesh have intertwined. “Was […]