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  • Cramer on Comcast-Fox bid: CEO Brian Roberts tends to get what he wants

    CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Wednesday that he wouldn’t count out Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts on a successful bid for Twenty-First Century Fox assets just yet. “What Brian Roberts wants he tends to get,” Cramer, whose charitable trust owns shares of Comcast, said on “Squawk Box.” He added...
  • ‘Last Man Standing’ renewed by Fox after being canceled by ABC

    Don’t call it a comeback. “Last Man Standing” was resurrected at Fox for Season 7 on Friday after ABC canceled the popular show. The news comes after Allen teased a possible reboot of his series on social media a few days ago. The show’s original cast, including Tim Allen,...
  • Disney gets an offer to buy Sky News from 21st Century Fox

    Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox is making a new pitch to win approval for its planned takeover of British broadcaster Sky. The UK Competitions and Markets Authority published two new proposals from 21st Century Fox on Tuesday that are designed to address the regulator’s concerns that the purchase would...
  • Peyton Manning Rejects FOX, ESPN NFL Broadcasting Job Offers

    Peyton Manning has stiff-armed two giants of the sports-broadcasting world. The former NFL quarterback turned down ESPN’s and FOX’s offers to become lead analyst on “Monday Night Football” and “Thursday Night Football” broadcasts, respectively, The New York Post’s Andrew Marchand reported Tuesday, citing sources. The networks were keen to...
  • O.J. Simpson Confesses to Murdering Nicole and Ron

    After 24 years any mystery surrounding the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman is over … because O.J. Simpson confessed. FOX aired “O.J. Simpson: The Lost Confession?” Sunday night and Simpson walked publisher Judith Regan through what happened on June 12, 1994. He starts out adamant — he...
  • O.J. Simpson’s ‘Confession’ on FOX Special

    This never-before-seen video is the smoking gun in the upcoming FOX special, ‘The Lost Confession?’ … and it provides the reason O.J. Simpson went to Nicole Brown Simpson‘s house the night she was murdered. Simpson is interviewed by book publisher Judith Regan, who collaborated with O.J. on the book,...
  • Fox Teases O.J. Simpson “If I Did It” Interview in New Trailer

      The 2006 interview will air this Sunday. O.J. Simpson can be seen talking about how whoever killed his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman “grabbed the knife” and had to get rid of “bloody clothes” in a new teaser for Fox’s O.J. Simpson: The Last Confession. The...
  • The Walt Disney Co. makes a major announcement

    The Walt Disney Co. on Thursday announced plans to acquire most of 21st Century Fox’s assets for $52.4 billion, a deal that does not include Fox News, Fox Business Network, Fox Sports 1 or 2, the Big Ten Network or the Fox broadcasting network and stations. The buyout will...
  • Fox Wins Legal Battle Over The Title of ‘Empire’

      With references to Aqua’s “Barbie Girl” and OutKast’s “Rosa Parks,” the 9th Circuit discusses how artistic relevance factors in trademark claims over expressive works. Fox Television has scored a big win at the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that will give entertainment companies room to pick titles of...