Viacom (the parent company of Paramount Pictures) held their 2019 1st Quarter Financial Call yesterday and announced that Transformers: Bumblebee drove the company’s profit for the quarter.
Statement made by Bob Bakish; CEO of Viacom:
“Paramount, where the turnaround continues to grow; with the studio delivering double-digit growth. Despite the intense competition [during] the busy holiday box office, we are pleased with the performance of Bumblebee which has earned more than $450 million worldwide. In the process, the film has reset the Transformers franchise and is solidly profitable.”
You can listen to the recording of the event via Viacom official website.