in 1997, Minimax and Viva was launched as timeshared channel, which airs kids programming under Minimax branding from 6am to 3pm and music programming (for teens and adults) under Viva (now The Studios) branding from 3pm-12am (6am from 2000).
in 1998, after Viva Films files lawsuit against FBN Corporation and Viacom for stealing "Viva" name, FBN decided to rename Viva to The Studios, it would retain Viva Germany graphics until July 2020.
2011-June 30, 2020
on January 1, 2019, Viacom sold rest of its stake of The Studios to FBN Corporation.
|V • T • E FBN Corporation|
ETS | Arte | ABC Spark Stevia | YTV Stevia | Teletoon Stevia | Treehouse | Panda Stevia | Disney Channel Stevia | tvN Stevia | Teletoon Max | CBS Reality Stevia | Horror Channel Stevia | ETS News: FY 1 | Comedy Central Stevia | MTV Stevia | MTV2 (Stevia) | Nickelodeon Stevia | Nick Jr. Stevia | Nicktoons Stevia | Cartoon Network Stevia | Boomerang Stevia
TMK Corporation, PWER Holdings and Sega Sammy Holdings (through Sega Holdings) owns each 35% stake, Aberic Holdings owns 5% stake and Qube Communications owns 10% stake of FBN Corporation
|V • T • E Qube Holdings|
|Predecessor: Wildcat Holdings
Qube Motion Pictures Group
Qube Home Entertainment Group
Qube Television Group
|Owned by NotWildcat|
|V • T • E TMK Corp.|
RTC ASEAN | RTC Indus | RTC Eastern Asia | RKO International Middle East (Azerbaijan | Turkey | RTC Turkey) | RKO International Asia (Malaysia | Philippines | Japan | China | Indonesia | Singapore) | RKO International Australia (RTC OceNZ | Superior (New Zealand) | RTC Australia)
Driver International Communications
|1Under license from CPN Holdings or Laserium Networks|
2 Co-owned between Quest Communications and Quest Software & Technology.