Whats with these ageing media Mughals? They seem to
be bubbling with energy and immense joie de vivre, and seem
to be going on and on, with nary a sign of hanging up their
boots. An inspiration for younger executives in media
they surely must be.
Murdoch announced earlier this week that he was divorcing
his wife Wendi Deng at his ripe age of 82. Now Viacoms
Sumner Redstone, not to be left behind, isbecoming a daddy.
And the nonagenarian is getting ready to baby-sit and change
diapers. His 42 year old girlfriend Sydney Holland has apparently
adopted a girl. The girls name is Alexander Red (yes
the stone has been dropped in the second name).
is 17 years younger than Redstones daughter Shari
and 20 years younger that his son Brent, who were born through
his first wife Phyliss Gloria to whom he was wedded for 50
years. Redstone had then married Paula Fortunato for seven
years before getting into a relationship with Sydney.
who was earlier with the fashion industry currently runs Rich
Hippie Productions, a boutique TV and media company.
at Viacom told the New York Daily News that Redstone has no
involvement with Alexander. But insiders say that neednt