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Channel 5’s Ben Frow promoted at Viacom, handed entire UK content budget

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has appointed Ben Frow as director of programmes for its UK operations, handing the Channel 5 chief an expanded remit that includes Comedy Central and MTV. Frow will be responsible for all content for VIMN’s TV networks and streaming services in the UK, taking up his new role with immediate […]

MTV sets up ‘Re-Freshers Week’ reality series with Strongbow Cider

Strongbow and MTV have commissioned a reality show that will transport participants back to the glory days of being a fresher. In addition to the TV show, slated to launch this year, the collaboration will spread investment across VOD, idents, social and linear. Produced by Viacom’s Elephant House Studios, Re-Freshers Week Presented by Strongbow will […]

Nickelodeon joins OSN Play online service

Children’s network Nickelodeon has launched on OSN Play, the online TV service from Middle East and African pay TV operator OSN. Nickelodeon HD will be available to live-stream on OSN Play, strengthening the service’s channel line-up which also includes networks like OSN Sports Cricket HD, Food Network and Sky News. At the same time, Viacom […]

4K add ex-Viacom sales exec

New York-based distributor 4K Media has hired former Viacom International Media Networks programme sales exec Jonitha Keymoore. Most recently Keymoore was director of acquisitions at OTT platform Cinedigm, and at Yu-Gi-Oh co-owner 4K will be director of programme sales. Before Cinedigm she was VIMN’s manager of programme sales operations, selling syndicated MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, […]