Viacom shares plunge on grim forecast for pay TV

Viacom, owner of MTV, Comedy Central and Paramount, said Thursday it expects high single-digit declines in revenue from US cable TV operators and online distributors in the first half of 2018, sending its shares down 8 percent. The company said pay-TV subscribers continued to decline. The New York-based media company

‘Spongebob Squarepants’ Musical to Open on Broadway This Fall

Bikini Bottom hits Broadway later this year, when “SpongeBob SquarePants,” the stage musical that premiered in Chicago in 2016 as “The SpongeBob Musical,” opens at the Palace Theater in December. The show, the first big Broadway bet for Nickelodeon as a lead producer, will bring with it the work