Sumner Murray Redstone

Sumner Murray Redstone is an American media magnate. He is the majority owner and Chairman of the Board of the National Amusements theater chain. Through National Amusements, Sumner Redstone and his family are majority owners of CBS Corporation, Viacom, MTV Networks, BET, and the film studio Paramount Pictures, and are equal partners in MovieTickets.com .Redstone has a net worth of $4.4 billion as of March 2012, according to FORBES

Fort Sumner

Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone lives and dies by the price of his stock and his iron control of an empire that includes Paramount, MTV, Nickelodeon, Simon & Schuster, and now, most likely, CBS. The only number he ignores is his age, 76. As Viacom looks to become the world’s second-largest media company—and as Redstone braces for a potentially explosive divorce battle—

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