NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB and VIA) today announced that its Board of
Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share on
both its Class A and Class B common stock. The dividend will be payable
on October 2, 2017 to stockholders of record at the close of business on
September 15, 2017.
Viacom is home to premier global media brands that create compelling
television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, apps, games,
consumer products, social media experiences, and other entertainment
content for audiences in more than 180 countries. Viacom's media
networks, including Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, Spike, BET,
CMT, TV Land, Nick at Nite, Nick Jr., Logo, Nicktoons, TeenNick, Channel
5 (UK), Telefe (Argentina) and Paramount Channel, reach over 3.9 billion
cumulative television subscribers worldwide. Paramount Pictures is a
major global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment. Paramount
Television develops, finances and produces programming for television
and other platforms.
For more information about Viacom and its businesses, visit www.viacom.com.
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and Twitter feed at www.twitter.com/viacom.
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Alex Rindler, 212-846-4337
Manager, Corporate Communications
Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Vice President, Investor Relations
Source: Viacom Inc.
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