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Comedy Central Int’l Bets on Global Formats, Diversity

ViacomCBS' Comedy Central has been rolling out global formats across international markets, including content shot during coronavirus lockdowns, and featuring diverse talent. And London-based…

‘Penny Dreadful’ Director Paco Cabezas Joins ‘The Gypsy Bride’

'Penny Dreadful' director Paco Cabezas has signed on to helm the new crime series 'The Gypsy Bride' for ViacomCBS International Studios and Banijay's Diagonal TV.

ViacomCBS Launches Inclusivity Effort for First-Time Filmmakers

ViacomCBS will pair 50 first-time BIPOC and women filmmakers with A-list producers as part of an inclusivity effort at the media conglomerate.

ViacomCBS Analyst Boosts Stock Price Target on Streaming Upside

J.P. Morgan analyst Alexia Quadrani raised her price target on the stock of ViacomCBS by $5 to $35, highlighting potential streaming upside.

ViacomCBS’ Paramount Network Rebranding as Movie-Centric Outlet

Fewer than three years after it launched, ViacomCBS' Paramount Network is being rebranded.

ViacomCBS’ Noggin Subscription Service Launches on Amazon in Europe

Noggin, the learning subscription service for pre-schoolers from ViacomCBS' Nick Jr., is launching on Amazon Prime Video Channels in the U.K., France, Germany and Austria.

ViacomCBS Launches “Vote For Your Life” Campaign; MTV to Pay for Printing, Mailing Ballot Applications

The get-out-the-vote initiative is aimed at young, Black and Latino voters, and will offer tools to register, cast and mail your ballot in the 2020 election safely amid the COVID 19 pandemic

ViacomCBS’ Channel 5 in U.K. Strikes Deal for NFL Monday Games

ViacomCBS Networks International has struck a three-year deal with the NFL that will bring live Monday night football to the company's Channel 5 in the U.K.

ViacomCBS Taps Olivier Jollet to Oversee Digital Business in Europe, Asia

ViacomCBS' ViacomCBS Networks International promoted Olivier Jollet to a new role heading up the company's digital business in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia as senior vp emerging business…

BET Amplified Goes Global With Sampa the Great

BET Amplified, the ViacomCBS brand's stamp of approval highlighting "the next big thing in music," is going global with Zambia-born, Botswana-raised rapper Sampa The Great as the first-ever…

Post-Sumner, ViacomCBS Charts Path Led by Shari Redstone

Wall Street observers weighed in on what media mogul Sumner Redstone's death means for ViacomCBS. "Nothing really changes," says one analyst, but calls Shari Redstone its "Queen." And "the drama…

Sumner Redstone, Tenacious Media Mogul, Dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, the hard-charging mogul who parlayed his father's New England drive-in theater business into a media empire that includes ViacomCBS, has died at age 97.