BET Holdings was acquired by Viacom on January 23, 2001


Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, media ranked 24 in number of deals in 2001. The largest media acquisition in 2001 was Fox Family Worldwide - which was acquired by The Walt Disney Company for $5.3B.

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BET Holdings LLC

One BET Plaza 1900 West Place NE,
Washington, District of Columbia 20018
United States,
(202) 608-2000

BET Holdings LLC, a media and entertainment company to provide quality television programming, entertainment products, publishing and Internet services specifically designed to appeal to African-American interests.

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