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Viacom expects content production unit to become a USD 1-billion business by 2022

During a conference with analysts to discuss the Q218 results, Viacom CEO Bob Bakish shared details about the new studio production initiative for SVOD and third-party platforms. Viacom recently decided to create production units of MTV, Nickelodeon and Viacom International Media Networks and, according to Bakish, Comedy Central and BET will be launching shortly. This [...]

Viacom quiere convertir su unidad de producción en un negocio de USD 1.000 millones

Durante una conferencia con analistas para divulgar los resultados del Q218, el CEO de Viacom, Bob Bakish, ofreció detalles de la nueva estrategia de producción de contenidos para plataformas SVOD y de terceros. Viacom decidió recientemente crear unidades de producción de MTV, Nickelodeon y Viacom International Media Networks y según Bakish a estas se sumarán [...]

MTV to promote health in Africa through drama series MTV Shuga

The award-winning drama series MTV Shuga will soon promote HIV innovation, including HIV self-testing and preventive drugs, following a three-year collaboration between global health initiative Unitaid, the MTV Staying Alive Foundation and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. The programme is designed to help millions of young viewers in French- and English-speaking Africa [...]

Telefónica Media Networks signs ad sales deal with Viacom in Peru

Telefónica Media Networks has signed an agreement with Viacom to become the exclusive advertising representative for the TV channels and digital platforms of MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and Paramount Channel in the Peruvian market. “We are pleased with this agreement. The contents of Viacom are highly appreciated by the Peruvian audience, “said José del Valle, [...]

Telefónica Media Networks firma acuerdo de ad sales con Viacom en Perú

Telefónica Media Networks concretó un acuerdo de ad sales con Viacom para la comercialización de espacios publicitarios en los canales y plataformas digitales de MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central y Paramount Channel en el mercado peruano. Estamos muy satisfechos del acuerdo alcanzado. Los contenidos de Viacom son muy apreciados por el público peruano, afirmó José del [...]

MTV to produce shows for streaming platforms

Viacom announced the launch of MTV Studios, a new unit that will develop new series for partners across SVOD and linear, with a focus on beloved shows, franchises and spin-offs that span MTVs 35-year history. MTV Studios initial slate includes a reimagined version of the feminist icon Daria; cult sci-fi hit Aeon Flux; groundbreaking reality [...]

Viacom strikes mobile streaming deal with Telefónica in Latin America

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) announced that it has closed a deal with Telefónica to make a wide range of its TV channels and content available for streaming by subscribers of the Movistar Play platform in Latin America. Beginning in the first semester of 2018, Movistar Play will carry live feeds of MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick [...]

Canales de Viacom llegarán a la plataforma Movistar Play en Latinoamérica

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) concretó un acuerdo con Telefónica para ofrecer sus canales y contenidos en la plataforma de streaming Movistar Play en Latinoamérica. Durante el primer semestre de este año, los canales MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., Comedy Central y Paramount Channel se sumarán progresivamente al servicio. Según indicó Viacom en un comunicado, este [...]

Olumide Oworu returns on MTV Shuga for new season

Olumide Oworu, the Nollywood actor, model and rapper, has been announced as a returning cast member for the hit TV drama series, MTV Shuga. Olumide played Weki, a HIV positive teenage schoolboy in seasons 3 and 4 will return to excite audiences in MTV Shuga Naija. Olumide stated that it feels great to be back [...]

MTV renueva su identidad en América Latina

El canal de música MTV de Viacom estrenó una nueva identidad en Latinoamérica este 21 de agosto. Por un lado, lanzó el lema “Nuevo. Sin Rollos”, por otro propuso el hashtag #EsNuevoEsMTV y por otro presentó una imagen diferente para las publicidades institucionales del canal, en las cuales se utilizó a la M para dividir [...]