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Sumner Redstone

Viacom Chairman Sumner Murray Redstone, the multi-billionaire who is the controlling shareholder of media conglomerate Viacom and of CBS Corp., was born Sumner Murray Rothstein on May 27, 1923, in Boston, Massachusetts, to Michael Rothstein. His father created National Amusements, a chain of three drive-in theaters, in 1936, after starting out ... See full bio »
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 2002 Spider-Man
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Endorsed US President George W. Bush for re-election in 2004, saying that "the reason was simple: Republican values are what U.S. companies need. ... I look at the election from what's good for Viacom. I vote for what's good for Viacom. I vote, today, Viacom.". Viacon owns--among many other media outlets--CBS Television, which is claimed by conservatives, who accuse it of being part of "the ... See more »

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