ADVISORY, July 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Viacom Inc. (Nasdaq:VIA) & Nickelodeon's iconic Dora character from the brand-new animated educational preschool series "Dora and Friends: Into the City!" will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, 13-year old Fátima Ptacek, the voice of Dora in "Dora and Friends" and "Dora the Explorer" will ring the Closing Bell.
"Dora and Friends: Into the City!" features the beloved Latina heroine in all-new adventures, with new friends and a new interactive curriculum. The series debuts Aug. 18 on Nickelodeon.
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Tuesday, July 29, 2014 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
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Nickelodeon, now in its 35th year, is the number-one entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes television programming and production in the United States and around the world, plus consumer products, online, recreation, books and feature films. Nickelodeon's U.S. television network is seen in almost 100 million households and has been the number-one-rated basic cable network for 19 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit http://www.nickpress.com. Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (Nasdaq:VIA) (Nasdaq:VIA.B).
Viacom is home to premier global media brands that create compelling television programs, motion pictures, short-form video, apps, games, consumer products, social media and other entertainment content for audiences in more than 160 countries and territories. Viacom's media networks, including MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, BET, CENTRIC, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., TeenNick, Nicktoons, Nick at Nite, Comedy Central, TV Land, SPIKE, Tr3s, Paramount Channel and VIVA, reach approximately 700 million television subscribers worldwide. Paramount Pictures, America's oldest film studio, is a major global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment.
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