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
Media mogul Sumner Redstone has reportedly been spending time with the baby that his girlfriend adopted on her own. The 90-year-old billionaire was not a part of his girlfriend Sydney Holland's adoption of a baby girl in June but apparently he has become a part of the child's life.
Sumner Redstone’s longtime deputy, Karen Zatorski, has told CBS that the billionaire verbally abused her and displayed a violent temper, sources tell Peter Lauria. Is an embarrassing lawsuit next?
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—