Viacom released its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2018 this morning, underscoring the significant progress being made to transform its business amid rapid industry change. Aggressive moves to expand next-generation platforms and solutions, initiatives to grow beyond TV and film, the launch of a premium content network, strengthened relationships with distribution partners, […]
With programming that ranged from definitive biopics to animation to riotous unscripted and scripted programming, Viacom scooped up six NAACP Image Awards at this year’s ceremony honoring outstanding performances by people of color. BET earned a pair of honors for its standout biopic The New Edition Story, while Comedy Central’s animated Legend of Chamberlain Heights took […]
Viacom wrapped 2017 with a strong showing on the flurry of industry best-of compilations assembled by top media and entertainment press. Critics lauded Viacom’s premium content: Vice included South Park’s Put It Down episode on its list of memorable TV moments, while BET’s The Rundown With Robin Thede – which stars the only African-American host […]
Unite, World. From comedy to Hollywood blockbusters to animated serials to late-night to unscripted to Broadway to award shows to live events, Viacom stitched together an incredible 2017. Share a few snippets of it above as we wish you happy holidays heading into a tremendous 2018, which will include the launch of the Paramount Network and […]
Tanya Davis contributed reporting. We’re thrilled to report that Viacom’s brands have just been nominated for a total of 16 NAACP Image Awards across BET, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Spike and VH1. The awards honor outstanding achievements of people of color and those who promote social justice in the arts, and we couldn’t be more proud of […]
Riding broad ratings increases, significant improvement in domestic ad sales, and continued growth of its international business, Viacom reported fourth-quarter and full-year earnings this morning headlined by year-over-year gains in revenue and other key financial metrics. The report serves as an affirmation that the strategy outlined by Viacom President and CEO Bob Bakish in his […]
Viacom and Charter Communications have announced a multi-year renewal and expansion of their partnership, the latest in a string of recent distribution agreements that have expanded consumer options for accessing the media company’s content. The Charter deal includes co-production of original content via its Paramount Television property and a collaboration around advanced advertising, underscoring Viacom’s […]
Responding to strong consumer demand for a low-cost entertainment package unburdened by expensive sports channels, television technology company Philo has teamed up with Viacom and several other large media companies to launch a first-of-its-kind streaming service. The $16-per-month package will include 11 top Viacom networks in a collection of 35-plus channels from A+E, AMC, Discovery […]
Solange Knowles and Bruno Mars have soul. At least, BET thinks so. The network has announced nominations for the BET Presents: 2017 Soul Train Awards, an annual ceremony that recognizes the best in soul, R&B and hip-hop music, honing in on artists from the 1970s—or newcomers whose music is evocative of the disco era. At […]
After seven years, trap royalty finally tied the knot. Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka’oir are many things: makeup moguls, Instagram influencers, investors, TV personalities, hip-hop royalty and stars of BET’s latest reality show, Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka’oir: The Mane Event. Now, they’re a married couple. The Mane Event kicked off with the live, televised […]
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney-Marvel's "Black Panther" is heading for a stunning $235 million debut over the four-day President's Day weekend at 4,020 North American locations, estimates showed Monday.
LONDON (Reuters) - Dark comedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the biggest winner at the BAFTA Film Awards, held in London on Sunday, an event which saw the campaign for women's rights in the entertainment industry take center stage.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Director Erik Poppe says his latest film is part of the healing process in the aftermath of one of Norway's most horrifying events - the massacre of 69 people, many of them teenagers, at a youth camp on the island of Utoya.
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump blasted media mogul Oprah Winfrey on Twitter on Sunday night over a segment on CBS's 60 Minutes program and again said he hoped she would face him as an opponent in the 2020 presidential race.
BERLIN (Reuters) - British actor Rupert Everett said his Berlinale entry about the exile of Irish playwright Oscar Wilde in the 1890s was an expression of homosexuals' tragedy which is still present in some parts of the world today.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney-Marvel's "Black Panther" is heading for a super-heroic $218 million debut over the four-day President's Day weekend at 4,020 North American locations, estimates showed Sunday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Migration, an issue that has vexed Germany since its 2015 refugee crisis, proved fertile ground for filmmakers at this year's Berlin Film Festival where they showcased movies looking at refugees' stories of escape, arrival and integration.
BERLIN (Reuters) - A movie at the Berlin film festival that looks at how Islamic State fighters recruit young European women online highlights the dangers of using the internet, the actress in the starring role told Reuters.
(Reuters) - The board of the Weinstein Company has dismissed the beleaguered film studio's president and chief operating officer, less than a week after he was cited for failing to act on employee harassment complaints.
nytimes.com - Rob Goldman, Facebook vice president for ads, tweeted about Russia’s disinformation effort. President Trump then cited him. We fact-checked Mr. Goldman. Rob Goldman, vice president for ads at Faceboo…Tweeted by @Techmeme https://twitter.com/Techmeme/status/965804661725855745
socialmediatoday.com - With Facebook looking to squeeze organic reach, more businesses are looking to video to lessen the impacts. But while you're looking into video, you should also be considering diversifying your sourc…Tweeted by @socialmedia2day https://twitter.com/socialmedia2day/status/965801960149483520
socialmediatoday.com - Successful branding may feel as though it’s as elusive as a magical Pegasus, but the reality is that it’s as simple as capturing your brand in a way that speaks to your audience. At the start of each…Tweeted by @socialmedia2day https://twitter.com/socialmedia2day/status/965786867638644737
ew.com - For weeks, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler’s team of supersleuths has been chasing a series of spectres: a man who kills, mutilates, and cannibalizes children. A man whose syphilis treatment has turned his teeth…Tweeted by @EW https://twitter.com/EW/status/965783709881335808
socialmediatoday.com - Ever post a photo to Twitter only to have it look odd and incomplete when it comes up in tweet timelines, maybe focused on the wrong area of the image? That’s because Twitter crops images to improve …Tweeted by @socialmedia2day https://twitter.com/socialmedia2day/status/965771768785985538
filmindependent.org - This is the first part of a two-part Hacking Film series about how—surprise!—its 2018 and you can have free and cheap editing and color-grading software from companies that used to charge a hundred t…Tweeted by @filmindependent https://twitter.com/filmindependent/status/965765700865413120
hollywoodreporter.com - [Warning: This story contains spoilers for Black Panther] While almost every character in Marvel Studios’ Black Panther could lay claim to the title “breakout character,” M’Baku — the leader of the …Tweeted by @THR https://twitter.com/THR/status/965744467641643008
ew.com - The NBA and Hollywood joined forces over the weekend for musical performances, parties, a Black Panther dunk, an interesting rendition of the National Anthem, and, oh yeah, some basketball. After a s…Tweeted by @EW https://twitter.com/EW/status/965737959482945536
socialmediatoday.com - The Twitter-owned, 6-second looping video app was hugely popular for a period, launching the careers of some major creative talent. But in December 2016, the app announced it would be shutting down, …Tweeted by @socialmedia2day https://twitter.com/socialmedia2day/status/965726489370152963
hollywoodreporter.com - [Warning: This story contains spoilers for Black Panther] Black Panther is the new king of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film is the studio's best-reviewed movie, it's breaking box-office record…Tweeted by @THR https://twitter.com/THR/status/965713897490534400
filmindependent.org - In our occasional feature Old v. New, Kimberly Marcela Duron compares a newer independent release with an older classic to see what similarities they share, how they diverge and hear what the convers…Tweeted by @filmindependent https://twitter.com/filmindependent/status/965704557656465411
widerimage.reuters.com - Uranium glass occupies an little-known niche in the collectibles world, whose members appreciate its soft colour and distinctive glow, which comes from the uranium added as the glass was created. The…Tweeted by @Reuters https://twitter.com/Reuters/status/965701102154014721
theguardian.com - Sluggish account of the 1976 plane hijacking fails to capitalise on strong cast and script, and José Padilha at the helm It was one of the most audacious undertakings of the age: the Israeli mission …Tweeted by @guardianfilm https://twitter.com/guardianfilm/status/965700791536254976
in.reuters.com - MALE (Reuters) - Maldives President Abdulla Yameen on Monday sought parliamentary approval to extend a state of emergency by 30 days, saying a threat to national security had not diminished and a con…Tweeted by @Reuters https://twitter.com/Reuters/status/965682167782264832
socialmediatoday.com - With more than three billion social media users worldwide, it's an ideal medium for businesses to use to expand their audience reach, distribute their content and promote their product and services. …Tweeted by @socialmedia2day https://twitter.com/socialmedia2day/status/965681214207250432
hollywoodreporter.com - An activist group is parlaying the record-shattering success of Black Panther into real-world change. #WakandaTheVote is a voter registration effort organized through the Electoral Justice Project la…Tweeted by @THR https://twitter.com/THR/status/965669284138512384
usatoday.com - Thanks to SpaceX and Elon Musk, a space-mannequin driving a red Tesla Roadster is burned into our brains. USA This still image taken from a SpaceX livestream video shows "Starman" sitting in SpaceX C…Tweeted by @USATODAY https://twitter.com/USATODAY/status/965667332428312577
rollingstone.com - In 2001, Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard and Jimmy Tamborello (then known as IDM producer Dntel) began swapping song ideas through digital audio tapes, mailed back and forth between Seattle and Los…Tweeted by @RollingStone https://twitter.com/RollingStone/status/965647219377561601
uk.reuters.com - LONDON (Reuters) - A new British party inspired by French President Emmanuel Macron’s movement launched a campaign on Monday to thwart Brexit by convincing MPs to block any EU withdrawal deal Prime M…Tweeted by @Reuters https://twitter.com/Reuters/status/965635868429115397
hollywoodreporter.com - Since the rise of the tentpole, movies increasingly have moved away from cultural specificity. Sure, the $100 million-plus studio gambles of recent years have featured plenty of actors of color, even…Tweeted by @THR https://twitter.com/THR/status/965634104866889729
We recognize the importance of our visitor’s privacy and we aim to preserve the Privacy by all means. The information furnished herewith will inform you on the types of personal information we receive and collect when you use (operate) and visit
PR MobileWire, and how we safeguard your information. You can be assured that your personal information is never leaked or sold to the third parties and they are well protected by us.
Log Files As with most other websites, we also collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser used by you to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), your site visit time and the pages browsed by you throughout our site.
We also visualize third party advertisements on
PR MobileWire to support our site. Few of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site that also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser used by you to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have installed Flash. Such application is generally applied for geotargeting purposes, e.g., (showing New York real estate ads to someone in New York) or showing certain ads, based on specific visited sites (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).
DoubleClick DART cookies We also may use DART cookies for ad serving through Google’s DoubleClick, The DART cookies may also be used by us for ad serving through Google’s DoubleClick, which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit a site using DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense advertisements). The cookie is used to serve your specific ads and your interests (“interest based targeting”). The ads served are to be targeted on the basis of your previous browsing history (For example, if you are viewing sites for visiting Las Vegas, you may also see Las Vegas hotel advertisements when viewing a non-related site, such as a hockey site). DART uses “non personally identifiable information”, which does NOT track your personal information, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone number, social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers. You have the option to opt-out of this ad serving on all sites, using this advertising by visiting http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx
You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, it can affect your ability to interact with our site as well as other websites and it may include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.
Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless, you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added.
Site Admin: RAWDOGGTV 305-490-2182 email@example.com