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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

Rebel With a Cause: Watch BET’s Cop Drama Beginning Wednesday, March 28

28 March 2017, 4:25 pm

BET’s latest scripted series is a gritty police drama—a first for the network. Rebel stars Danielle Mone’ Truitt as Rebecca “Rebel” Knight, an African-American cop embroiled in a world of scandal and corruption within the Oakland Police Department. The gripping series will delve into some of the most relevant social issues of our generation – […]

Time for Change: Spike’s Docu-Series Endures Kalief Browder’s Fight for Justice In a Broken System

28 March 2017, 2:01 pm

“When they sent me to Rikers Island, I was 16. I would say it was like hell on Earth. Sometimes, you know, I feel like I’m never going to be the same. You know, I smile, and I joke a lot. But, you know, deep down, I’m a mess because like I’m 21, and on […]

Nick Grabs 18 Daytime Emmy Nominations, MTV Adds 1 for 19 Total Viacom Nods

27 March 2017, 7:40 pm

Behind an outstanding slate of animation, young children’s programming, and special activations, Nickelodeon locked in 18 nominations for the 2017 Daytime Emmy Awards, a rousing affirmation of the net’s broad impact and influence on the television landscape. MTV’s Transformation, which documents the struggles of young transgender individuals, grabbed an additional nomination, bringing Viacom’s total to […]

The Stars, Stunts, and Slime of Nickelodeon’s 2017 Kids’ Choice Awards

27 March 2017, 5:29 pm

Orange blimps invaded Los Angeles, along with a deluge of slime, stars, and surprises, for the 28th annual Kids’ Choice Awards earlier this month. Nickelodeon’s 2017 Kids’ Choice Awards juxtaposed beloved mainstays (green goo, orange blimps, and celebrity guests) with cutting-edge elements. Stars shot out of an orange slide to get onstage. A drone circled […]

Logo’s Global Ally Examines the Less Sunny Side of Jamaica

24 March 2017, 8:24 pm

“Growing up, my mother was always saying that [if] any of her child become gay or lesbian, she would take them out personally,” says the unidentified man in the red tank top, his head sliced from the camera shot. “Meaning she would kill us herself.” Facing these sorts of attitudes and resorting to clandestine behavior […]

Baywatch Hits the Big Screen with Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron

22 March 2017, 6:48 pm

Baywatch is sprinting back up the beach this spring to a Paramount feature film, led by Dwayne Johnson (Mitch Buchannon) and Zac Efron (Matt Brody), the all-business vet and the brash newcomer, whose brewing rivalry is subdued by a joint mission to save the bay from criminal scheming. There are leaping jetskis, gun fights, and […]

Scarlett Johansson Rocks a Futuristic Dinner Party in the First Five Minutes of Ghost in the Shell

22 March 2017, 6:07 pm

Ahead of the film’s wide release next week, Paramount aired the first five minutes of its highly anticipated Ghost in the Shell film adaptation in a Facebook Live stream earlier today. [Slide to 1:30 to begin watching the preview.] This is our first extended look at Scarlett Johansson as cyber-enhanced asskicker Major, an impossibly fluid […]