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Vice Media Unveils Expansion Into Russia, Eastern Europe

The company is growing its two-year partnership with Greek-based Antenna Group to roll out its digital offering into Russia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Slovakia and Croatia.

Vice’s Shane Smith Asks, “You Think I Could Hoodwink Bob Iger, Jeff Bewkes and Rupert Murdoch?”

On the eve of Viceland's launch, Vice's CEO and the channel's co-president Spike Jonze reveal their plans to "f— shit up": 'Stoner Sundays' programming, no Nielsen ratings, and a belief Hollywood TV…

Warning! This Shane Smith Interview Has 52 F-Bombs: “If I Can Come Up With the New Algorithm, Then I Win”

In an exclusive before Viceland's cable launch, Vice's CEO and network co-president Spike Jonze on their plans ("12 months from now, we'll be on the cover of 'Time' as the guys who brought…

Vice Media Names Ex-Cable Exec as Chief International Growth Officer

David Purdy will expand global content distribution at Shane Smith's digital media company.

Vice Media to Launch Cable TV Channel in Canada

The youth-focused brand, run by CEO Shane Smith, will launch Viceland in early 2016 with Canadian partner Rogers Communications.

It’s Official: Vice Channel to Take Over A+E Networks’ History Spinoff H2

The new channel, with the working name Viceland, will launch as early as February, with Oscar winner Spike Jonze as creative director.

VICE Blacks Out Digital Network to Protest Jailing of Turkish Journalist

VICE homepages featured appeals for Mohammed Rasool to be released 56 days after he was detained on terror-related charges while reporting for VICE News.

Vice Media Taps Ex-Discovery Exec to Drive International TV Growth

The hire comes as the rapidly mainstreaming youth media brand, run by CEO Shane Smith, continues to grow its global reach.

President Obama, Shane Smith Visit With Prison Inmates In Vice Doc Trailer

He becomes the first command-in-chief to pay a visit to a federal prison in HBO's Vice special 'Fixing The System.'

President Obama Heading to Prison for HBO ‘Vice’ Special

The first-ever presidential visit to a federal prison is part of a broader documentary on the state of the criminal justice system.

Cirque du Soleil CEO Talks ‘Avatar’-Inspired Show and China Expansion

'Toruk,' the Quebec-based circus troupe's first show based on a movie, is headed straight to China after a North American bow.

Vice Media Launches Digital Sports Channel in Canada

Founder Shane Smith's New York-based media company plans added rollouts in Italy, France, Latin America, Australia and Brazil later this year.