Tag Archives: 21st Century Fox

14Dec/17

Disney to buy Fox film, TV businesses for $52.4 billion in stock

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES (REUTERS) – Walt Disney Co on Thursday (December 14) agreed to buy film, television and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox Inc for $52.4 billion in stock. Continue reading

30Aug/17

Murdoch switches off Fox from UK’s Sky

Rupert Murdoch has pulled his Fox News channel from the Sky platform in Britain, where the government is assessing a bid by the media mogul to buy the broader Sky pay-TV company for $15 billion. Laura Frykberg reports. Continue reading

23Jan/17

Bernie Ecclestone’s 40-year reign as Formula One supremo is over, reports Auto, Motor und Sport magazine

German magazine Auto, Motor und Sport reports Ecclestone will be replaced by American Chase Carey by new Formula One owners.

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12Dec/16

Fox’s bid for Sky hits a snare

A major shareholder in British pay-TV company Sky tells Reuters it will vote against Twenty-First Century Fox’s $14 billion takeover bid in its current form. Jo Webster reports. Continue reading

12Jan/16
Model Jerry Hall and media magnate Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall announce engagement in The Times

Media baron Rupert Murdoch and former supermodel Jerry Hall announce their engagement in The Times newspaper.

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26Mar/15

James Murdoch calls on Indian Finance Minister

Chief Operating Officer (COO) of 21st Century Fox, James Murdoch, calls on Indian Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, in New Delhi.

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01Mar/15

Will Smith’s “Focus” tops box office at $19.1 million

The Will Smith movie “Focus” is set to top the North American weekend box office, racking up $19.1 million in ticket sales.
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16Feb/15

“Fifty Shades of Grey” rakes in $81.7 million on opening weekend

Film adaptation of bestselling erotic novel “Fifty Shades of Grey” wins the weekend box office.
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