The second Viacom was the world's ninth-largest media company in terms of revenue and headquartered at One Astor Plaza in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. Viacom would announce its second merger with CBS Corporation on August 13, 2019.
Paramount Global, American company that is one the largest and foremost media and entertainment conglomerates in the United States. It was formed in 2019 through the merger of Viacom and CBS and is a subsidiary of National Amusements, Inc. Originally known as ViacomCBS, the company was renamed.
Viacom, American communications and media conglomerate that was once one of the largest in the United States. It owned radio and television stations and cable television programming services and systems. The company underwent various mergers, notably forming ViacomCBS (later Paramount Global) with.
Under CBS Corporation ownership (2005–2019) On June 14, 2005, Viacom decided to separate itself into two companies (only five years after the company's acquisition of CBS), both of which would be controlled by Viacom parent National Amusements, amid stagnation of the company's stock price.
Viacom, an abbreviation of Video and Audio Communications, may refer to: Viacom (1952–2006), a former American media conglomerate. Viacom (2005–2019), a former company spun off from the original Viacom. Viacom18, a joint venture between Paramount Global and TV18 in India.
Viacom (2005-2019) The 2nd incarnation of Viacom Inc. was a mass multimedia conglomerate that emerged in 2005 and ended in 2019. This version of Viacom is a spin-off of the original. The separation of the original Viacom in December 2005 caused the company to split into two entities: Viacom and CBS Corporation both of which are owned by ...
KVMM-CD – sold to HC2 Holdings in 2019; Lifetime – Viacom sold its stake to co-owners Hearst Communications and Capital Cities/ABC Inc. in 1994; Midwest Sports Channel – acquired by News Corporation in 2000 and renamed Fox Sports Net North; Multi Channel Network – 24.99% stake held by Ten Network Holdings sold to Foxtel on January 1, 2019
In 2005, Viacom split itself into two separate companies and re-established CBS Corporation through the spin-off of its broadcast television, radio and select cable television and non-broadcasting assets, with the CBS network at its core.
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2005: Viacom, which is owned by National Amusements, splits into two different companies. Viacom and CBS corporation 2006: Disney buys Pixar Animation Studios followed buy a purchase of Marvel Entertainment 3 years later and Lucasfilm later than that. 2007: DreamWorks Pictures is purchased by Viacom/Paramount and becomes DW studios.