ViacomCBS Cable Shakeup: David Nevins, Chris McCarthy Gain Channels, Kent Alterman Out
Published on Nov 11, 2019
In another step toward integrating CBS and Viacom’s assets following the merger of the two entertainment entities earlier this year, CBS chief creative officer David Nevins is adding oversight of Viacom-owned Bet Networks, while MTV/VH1 chief Chris McCarthy will take over Comedy Central, Paramount Network and other channels as longtime Comedy Central chief Kent Alterman and Viacom media networks COO Sarah Levy exit the company.
As part of the changes, head of NickelodeonBrian Robbins is now assuming the title of president, kids and family entertainment at ViacomCBS. He will be reunited with AwesomenessTV, the company he founded,
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Author: Elaine Low and Daniel Holloway