Viacom International Media Networks UK & Ireland represent 20 channels that offer the very best in music, comedy and kids programming through its MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon brands.  The brands have been market leaders across the three primary genre groups for more than 10 years, reaching 22.9 million homes through SKY, cable and Freeview.

Our eleven branded music and entertainment channels comprise of MTV, MTV Music, MTV +1, MTV Rocks, MTV Classic, MTV Hits, MTV Dance, MTV Base, MTV Live HD, VH1 and VIVA. They feature the best in music alongside popular shows such as Pimp My Ride, The Hills, Jersey Shore, My Super Sweet 16 and Cribs. Comedy Central and Nickelodeon in the UK are part of the VIMN portfolio of channels through joint ventures with BSKYB.

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), is comprised of many of the world’s most popular multimedia entertainment brands, including MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount Channel, VH1, VIVA, COLORS, Game One and Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más. Viacom brands are seen globally in more than 726 million households in approximately 169 territories and 37 languages via more than 200 locally programmed and operated TV channels and more than 550 digital media and mobile TV properties.

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Key Spokespeople

James Currell

EVP, Managing Director for UK, Northern & Eastern Europe, Viacom International Media Networks

James Currell is EVP, Managing Director for UK, Northern & Eastern Europe for Viacom International Media Networks. In this role he has management oversight of all of Viacom’s media networks and related businesses in 33 European countries, including the UK.