This December, Discover All Your Favourite Movies, Comedy And Cartoons From Viacom International Media Networks


UAE, December 2017 – This holiday season, sit back, relax and enjoy! OSN brings you exclusive entertainment during the cooler months with the perfect line-up of the latest and brand new shows from VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN). Tune in this December for guaranteed fun with old favourites, new laugh out loud content and entertaining shows that promise to keep the kids happy all winter long.

Paramount Channel is thrilled to continue the I Love That Movie tradition every weekday at 21:00 KSA / 22:00 UAE.  Demi Moore is a clairvoyant who thinks she’s met her husband-to-be because she’s seen him in her dreams in The Butcher’s Wife. Legend Sean Connery plays King Arthur and attempts to stop a violent warlord from seizing power in First Knight, and Brad Pitt and Anthony Hopkins see their tight-knit family affected by love, betrayal and war in Legends of the Fall.

That’s not all the Hollywood royalty have to offer! Starting 7 December at 21:00 KSA / 22:00 UAE, Academy Award winners and the top up-and-coming actors come together for Hollywood Legends, starting with Awakenings starring Robert De Niro and Robin Williams, followed by Ironweed with Meryl Streep and Jack Nicholson.

Fancy a change of pace? Then consider Australia’s longest running television soap, Neighbours on Paramount Channel every Sunday to Thursday at 12:45 KSA / 13:45 UAE. Then on 14 December at 21:00 KSA / 22:00 UAE catch the channel’s Spoofathon of ridiculous parodies! Finally, Paramount Channel knows there’s nothing more important than family, so keep yours entertained with Family Night In from 21 December at 19:30 KSA / 20:30 UAE with the hilarious, Daddy Day Camp. Finish out the month strong with Thursday Focus starting with the celebration of BFF’s on the 28 December at 21:00 KSA / 22:00 UAE with 90s classic, Clueless.

Make sure you also make some time to head over to Comedy Central HD (OSN 207) to see six young friends that you may recognise trying to make their way through Manhattan. There’s nothing better than taking a trip down memory lane with a 63-time Emmy nominated show that has been watched by millions around the world and is one of the best TV shows ever. Comedy Central will have double bills of Friends, Seasons 3 and 4, on Sunday to Thursday at 20:10 KSA / 21:10 UAE.

The Channel will also present a new season of Real Husbands of Hollywood, co-created by comedian Kevin Hart. It’s an American reality television parody that follows the daily lives of Kevin and other married celebrities, each playing a fictionalised version of themselves on Sunday to Thursday at 19:50 KSA / 20:50 UAE. In addition, Broad City returns for Season 4 on Tuesdays at 22:00 KSA / 23:00 UAE from 5 December, and Russell Howards Stand Up Central, also returns for Season 2, launching 3 December on Sundays at 22:00 KSA / 23:00 UAE. Catch the hilarious Russell perform at the legendary Electric Ballroom alongside some of the best comics in the country.

There’s even more ‘Laugh Out Loud’ moments on offer with The Half Hour show – back on Sundays at 22:25 KSA / 23:25 UAE, featuring emerging standup comedians who promise to make you laugh your socks off. Enjoy the range of stand up specials on offer with Patrice O’Neil: The Elephant In The Room and Amy Schumer Presents: Mark Normand Don’t Be Yourself. Also returning for a 7th season is Tosh.0 on Wednesdays at 22:25 KSA / 23:25 UAE starting 13 December. The revival of the original MTV hit show, Punk’d begins with double bill episodes starting on the 4 December at 18:35 KSA / 19:35 UAE. Watch Ashton Kutcher as he pranks celebrities like Kevin Hart, Karrueche Tran and Chris Brown in hilarious ways.

This month on Nickelodeon, catch Alvin and The Chipmunks, three adorable brothers who are just normal school kids who also happen to be internationally famous singing chipmunks – who get into an endless amount of mischief. Then catch brand-new episodes of Nicky, Ricky, Dicky, Dawn, a heartwarming series about quadruplets with different personalities and high levels of sibling rivalry as they remind us that whatever happens, family always comes first.

Also, this December get ready for special episodes of Jojo Siwa: My World airing on the 15 December at 18:00 KSA / 19:00 UAE. Jojo recounts all the events in her life that brought her to her biggest moment ever, a huge performance at the Mall of America and officially becoming a Nickelodeon Star! Then don’t miss a holiday special of Lip Sync Battle airing on the same day 15:25 KSA / 16:25 UAE. Meanwhile a clumsy elf accidentally shrinks down two kids into miniature-size in Tiny Christmas – tune in for a festive special on 22 December to see how those tiny little kids make their way back home at 15:00 KSA / 16:00 UAE.

It’s going to be a busy December for lovers of Nick Jr. with brand new episodes of Shimmer and Shine and fan favourites Paw Patrol and Nella the Princess Knight are back with new episode premieres throughout December – so stay tuned, and stay up to date! With a brand-new show coming to join an all-star lineup that kids will love Kid-e-Cat premieres on 17 December at 21:10 KSA / 22:10 UAE. With all the best shows and Sunday movies like Blaze and the Monster Machines and The Snowman and The Snowdog & Zack & Quack, the kids will have the best December yet!


Scarlett Engineer | Suzanne Bader

Toh Public Relations, Dubai

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Paramount Channel, the fastest growing brand in VIMN’s international portfolio, will offer audiences a rich variety of blockbuster movies, contemporary series, and behind-the-scenes features, while the new NickToons linear channel features family-friendly animated content in English and in Arabic, including Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, Tuff Puppy, and the series Monsters vs. Aliens. The new Paramount Channel was introduced at the 2017 CABSAT Congress in Dubai on March 22.