Question: Is BET under Viacom?

Did Viacom sell BET?

In 2000 Johnson and his partners sold BET to Viacom Inc. for $3 billion. The network reaches about 90 million households. BET’s affiliated businesses have included book publishing and event production.

Why did BET sell to Viacom?

Viacom was largely attracted to BET because it would allow the media giant to better reach blacks, a population then growing faster than the overall U.S. market and absorbing more media. Viacom also would gain access to some of BET Holdings’ prime properties such as Black Entertainment Television.

Who owns MTV now?

Who is the CEO of BET?

Does Tyler Perry on BET?

Tyler Perry’s Ruthless airs on Tuesdays and Fridays on BET.

Does MTV own bets?

BET has launched several spin-off networks over the years, including BET Her (originally BET on Jazz), BET Jams (formerly MTV Jams), and BET Soul (formerly VH1 Soul), along with SHO×BET, a premium Showtime multiplex network.

BET Hip-Hop.

Ownership
Launched July 1, 2002
Availability
Cable
Xfinity Channel 276 (Atlanta)

How can I get BET Plus for free?

How to sign up for BET Plus

  1. Visit the BET+ website and click “Start your free trial.”
  2. Provide an email address and password and click “Agree and Continue.”
  3. Provide your card information and click “Subscribe.”
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Is BET Plus free with Amazon Prime?

AMC+ is available as a Prime Video channel add-on for the price of $8.99 per month, while BET+ will cost you $9.99 on monthly add-on subscription fees. Subscribing to these channels will give you a 1-week free trial before you are charged with the full subscription amount through your Amazon account.

Does Paramount+ have BET+?

Paramount+ includes: Over 30,000 episodes and movies from CBS, BET, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Pictures, Smithsonian Channel and more. … Family-friendly new and classic series from Nickelodeon.