MTV, Comedy Central & VH1 still on Time Warner for now
Time Warner Cable (TWC) and Viacom (VIA.B) were finalizing details on an agreement that will allow TWC customers to continue to watch programming on Viacom’s MTV Networks, which include Nickelodeon and Comedy Central. A source close to the negotiations told CNN that TWC is expected to agree to pay a modest increase in fees to Viacom in the new deal. [CNN]
It’s been an eventful month at Viacom. They just laid off a bunch of peeps at the beginning of December. That included many at MTV.