BET Creates BET Studios to Give Black Storytellers Equity Ownership

ViacomCBS announced BET Studios on Wednesday, a new venture led by Aisha Summers-Burke that provides equity ownership to Black content creators across TV and film. Top line The studio will create content for a variety of ViacomCBS platforms–including Paramount+, Showtime, CBS, Nickelodeon, BET+ and BET–as well as third-party platforms that “seek best-in-class content from both…
ViacomCBS announced BET Studios on Wednesday, a new venture led by Aisha Summers-Burke that provides equity ownership to Black content creators across TV and film. Top line The studio will create content for a variety of ViacomCBS platforms–including Paramount+, Showtime, CBS, Nickelodeon, BET+ and BET–as well as third-party platforms that “seek best-in-class content from both…