Viacom International Hungary Kft

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), is a unit of Viacom, a leading branded entertainment company across television, motion pictures and digital media platforms. Viacom owns and operates among others the Paramount Pictures Studios and such globally popular TV brands as MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., Comedy Central, Paramount Channel or Spike. Viacom brands reach more than 3.9 billion cumulative subscribers in 180+ countries and territories via more than 200 locally programmed and operated TV channels and more than 550 digital media and mobile TV properties, in 40 languages.

VIMN CEE & Israel distributes, produces and licenses world-class content via television and digital media in 15 countries across the Central Eastern European region and Israel. It operates one of the most important international television portfolios, comprising many of the world’s most popular multimedia entertainment brands. These brands include the leading comedy television channel Comedy Central, the most popular kids channel Nickelodeon, MTV pioneering in creative advertising solutions targeted to millennials, as well as movie-lovers’ Paramount Channel.

Besides linear TV channels, VIMN also provides non-linear digital content, various digital content rights, branded mobile products, international TV-programming contents and marketing co-operations.

1113. Budapest, Bocskai út 134-146.
Comedy Central
The Hungarian comedy channel entertains viewers with the most popular TV series premieres, popular comedies, late night edgy animations and Hungary’s most favourite comedians and emerging new stand-up talents, as well as its unique own productions (Drunk History, Comedy Club, Készhelyzet). Comedy Central became the 8th most watched Hungarian language channel among commercially important 18-49 age group. Within its primary target group, the 18-35, it has grown to be the number 2 channel. Most important shows: Stand-up specials, The Big Bang Theory, Family Guy, South Park, Comedy Club, Tömény történelem, Készhelyzet, Modern Family.
Comedy Central Family
As the newest member of the Comedy brand family, Comedy Central Family is a fully localised comedy channel, specifically tailored to the needs of the Hungarian market. Lovable sitcoms for the whole family, evergreen classics as well as premier comedies are in focus on the channel broadcasting kind humor, relaxing entertainment and heart-warming moments. Main programs: Speechless, Baby Daddy, How I Met Your Mother, New Girl, Melissa and Joey, Suburgatory, The Middle, Friends
Nickelodeon provides the world’s best animation and live action shows for kids 4-14, packed full of the world’s best animation and live action shows that allow kids to be entertained, laugh, think, and learn about the world they live in. Its entertaining program appealing primarily to teenagers also attract most of the parents, thus it shows outstanding performance also in 18-49. Today it is the uncontested leader among kids channels targeting 4-14 and is number 2 also among all channels overall. Nickelodeon offers global, cultic hit shows (SpongeBob Squarepants, Kung Fu Panda, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), live actions full of music and tackling the everyday family issues (School of Rock, Thundermans, Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn), inspirational pre-schooler content (Game Shakers, Henry Danger).
Nick Jr
Nick Jr is a ’smart place to play’ pre-school channel, providing a safe and trusted environment to prepare pre-schoolers and their parents for school years through playful, creative and inspirational animated stories and series. It provides a soft and gentle environment with interactive, musical and educational shows that allow children to discover new things every day! Most popular titles are available all day, such as Dora the Explorer, Bubble Guppies, Paw Patrol or Blaze and the Monster Machines. Target audience: 2-6 years.
Paramount Channel
Movies just as we like them! Indiana Jones, the Godfather, Jurassic Park, Back to the Future, Ace Ventura – all memorable and award winning films that movie lovers like to watch again and again also on TV. The unparalleled movie experience is further enhanced with special outdoor screening events. One of the youngest member of the Viacom family of tv channels serves the entertainment needs of 18-49, with a focus on 25-49 movie fans, through its selection of the movies of Paramount Pictures and other US studios. Paramount Channel features in 90 percent the blockbusters and award-winning movie hits from the past 15-20 years. More and more premiere is added to its continuously renewed program, and it is now also available in HD.
RTL Spike
RTL Spike offers in its new, exciting, brave entertaining program targeting young adults, never before seen brand new content (The 100, Orphan Black), global hit series (Cobra 11, Top Gear), animated series (Batman: The animated Series, Guardians of the Galaxy) as well as new local productions (Pumpeds, RTL Spike presents: Lip Sync Battle). For a successful introduction of its owned and operated Spike brand to the Hungarian market, Viacom is also relying on RTL Magyarország’s brand building and production expertise, through a brand licensing co-operation. Target group: 18-49
By fall 2017, Viacom has renewed its music television offering in Hungary. The new music channel, the Hungarian MTV represents the premier global music heritage of Music Television. The channel is an active supporter of the newest and most popular local music artists, bands as well as emerging new talents, while also bringing closer today’s global hits and legendary international music events to the fans. Main programs: MTV Hits, MTV Dance, MTV Pump it up!, MTV Local Chart, MTV Chart Show
MTV Rocks
For lovers of Music that Rocks! MTV Rocks offers the greatest artists and the best new emerging talents across the Indie and Rock scene. A guitar flavoured music mix for the gig-going and festival-loving fan. Leading shows are Gonzo, Official Rock Chart, TOP 20, TOP 50 and Covers.
MTV Dance
Dance is the channel that never sleeps, encompassing the music & lifestyle of the dance and clubbing scene with a non-stop, up for it, party straight to your home at all times. Leading shows are Dancefloor Chart List, TOP 50 and TOP 100.
MTV Hits
A mix of fresh, current & future hits: the Home of the Charts! Only the biggest, hottest, newest vids out there for a young, up for it audience who knows exactly what it wants!
The best live music from across the globe: from intimate studio sessions, to festival and event performances, to MTV World Stage, coupled with behind the scenes on tour, on set & interview specials via our exclusive access to the hottest music talent around – all in spectacular HD.
Vh1 is a music channel playing the best international adult contemporary hits of the past 30 years, catering to an audience who are not looking for the latest music trends, but who love to listen to familiar songs and to watch their favorite artists. Target audience: 25-45 years olds.
VH1 Classic
Vh1 Classic is a non-stop music channel airing classic videos and the biggest hits of the 20th century, dedicating its music and programming to unashamed nostalgia, with a feast of classic songs from the ‘70s through to the early ‘00s. Vh1 Classic is for viewers looking to enjoy an evocative trip through the music that has defined who they are. Target audience: 30-45 years olds, m/f.