James Currell

Viacom could take Paramount+ to new markets

Viacom’s Paramount+ set-top application in the Nordic markets could be expanded to other markets, according to James Currell president, UK, northern and eastern Europe, Viacom International Media Networks. Paramount+ has seen strong take-up, according to Currell, interviewed on stage at Cable Congress in Dublin. The application, which offers VOD content from Viacom pay brands and […]

Viacom names new UK, northern and eastern Europe chief

Viacom has named James Currell as EVP and managing director for the UK, northern Europe and eastern Europe, following David Lynn’s appointment as president and CEO of Viacom Media Networks International (VIMN). Channel 5 chief operating officer Paul Dunthorne has meanwhile been promoted to take on Currell’s old job of COO at VIMN for northern […]

Viacom: digital growth includes double-digit UK viewing rise

Viacom has witnessed double-digit viewer growth across two of its UK platforms – MTV.co.uk and My5 – and announced plans for further digital expansion as part of its ‘always on’ strategy. Speaking at TV Connect in London this morning, James Currell, chief operating officer of Viacom International Media Networks, UK, Austalia, Russia and Eastern Europe […]