Tag Archives: Viacom International Media Networks

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) announced an agreement to buy a majority stake in Porta dos Fundos, the Brazilian short-form comedy content producer, with great popularity and success, especially on YouTube. Porta dos Fundos was founded in 2012 by Antonio Tabet, Fábio Porchat, Gregório Duvivier, João Vicente de Castro and Ian SBF. It is known […]


Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) anunció un acuerdo para adquirir la participación mayoritaria del colectivo de humor brasileño Porta dos Fundos. Con esta adquisición, Viacom incorpora una de las mayores productoras de contenidos de comedia de internet, de gran popularidad en YouTube. Porta dos Fundos fue fundada en 2012 por Antonio Tabet, Fábio Porchat, Gregório […]


MTV, the cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Media Networks, will bring the second season of the localized version of ‘Ridiculousness’. The American comedy clip show will be available in the Middle East and African regions, among other countries. The show will be produced by La Competencia Producciones, the Spanish company, and will […]


Comedy Central, the American basic cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Music and Entertainment Group, will be starting its first local production in the Middle East North Africa regions. It will be a stand-up comedy series, featuring 30 comedians performing in both Arabic and English language. Performers will be from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, […]


  Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), the network overseeing production, broadcasting and promotion of key Viacom brands, has bagged the format agreements for the popular entertainment show ‘Lip Sync Battle’ across the Middle east and Central and Eastern Europe. Laura Burrell, Head of Formats & International Programme Sales for Viacom International Media Networks, said: “Lip […]


Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) will extend its kids channels portfolio on pay-TV platform, DStv, by launching Nick Jr. and Nicktoons across Africa on September 30 while also extending the reach of general entertainment channel, BET International, in South Africa. “We are delighted to partner with MultiChoice to strengthen our kids and family and general entertainment offering […]


Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa has revealed its plans to expand the reach of its channel, MTV, in South Africa by making it available on DStv Extra and Compact packages from August 25th. “We are excited to partner with MultiChoice to bring MTV’s world-class entertainment content to a wider audience base in South Africa […]