VH1 has appointed Susan Levison to lead its programming division. As exec veep of original programming and production for the Viacom cabler, Levison will oversee teams on both the East and West…
Viacom, the owner of MTV, Comedy Central and Paramount Pictures, said the release of tent-pole films like “Star Trek: Into Darkness” and “World War Z” along with increased advertising and…
Discovery Communications said net income rose slightly in the second quarter as its cable networks in the U.S and abroad continued to generate more revenue from advertising and distribution. Even so…
Viacom fired off a legal reply calling for a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Cablevision Systems, which sued the media company earlier this year alleging its bundling of unpopular…
Paramount's shrunken film slate drove second quarter earnings declines at Viacom, which dropped 18% compared to the prior year period. Filmed entertainment revenues declined 20%, while worldwide…
The second-quarter earnings report this week will likely emphasize that there has been more stability in Viacom's model than people realized.
There was a time when Netflix was the place where you could get a broader breadth of content than anywhere else. That time is over. Netflix made its clearest indication yet in its first-quarter…
Most cablers have long complained about bundling, whereby owners of multiple networks give them better prices on popular nets only if they also carry the unwatched dogs. So why did Cablevision…
Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman said Paramout will start to "dip its toe" in TV production as the studio plans to announce shortly a small investment in a project based on an existing film property. The…
Sony Corp. of America chief Michael Lynton recently repeated what has become the company's mantra over the past few months: "The studio is absolutely not for sale," he told CNBC last week.
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