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‘Empire’s’ Lee Daniels Signs Multi-Year Overall Deal with 20th Century Fox TV

Lee Daniels’ reign at 20th Century Fox Television will continue.  The “Empire” co-creator has signed a multi-year overall deal with the studio that will allow him to develop, write, direct and supervise new television projects under his Lee Daniels Entertainment banner. 243 more words


Dana Walden & Gary Newman Honored By MIPCOM; Fennessys Remain With Endemol Shine

Dana Walden and Gary Newman, Chairmen and CEOs of Fox Television Group, have been named MIPCOM’s 2015 Personalities of the Year. The pair “form an inspirational leadership team in the entertainment sector, having propelled Fox to global success through the quality of its creative programming, built largely on their unique relationships with top talent” said Paul Zilk, CEO of Reed MIDEM, organizer of MIPCOM. 156 more words


Fox TV Chiefs Named MIPCOM 2015 Personalities of the Year

Fox Television studios Chairmen and CEOs Dana Walden and Gary Newman will be feted as MIPCOM 2015’s personalities of the year.

Newman and Walden were named presidents of 20th Century Fox Television in 1999 and upped to chairmen and CEOs of the Fox Television Group in 2014. 126 more words


TV Power Shifts From Network Biz to Content Ownership

Content is indeed king.

The transformation of the “TV business” into the “content business” has accelerated to a gallop, forcing the industry to face the harsh realities of trying to run a traditional network in an on-demand world. 1,384 more words


The fortune and misfortune of accidental entanglements....

First, the misfortune: I’ve been involved in three car accidents since December. Yep, three.

After the first one, I kinda sensed the second and third ones were coming, so I held off before getting any repairs done. 511 more words

The X-Files Returns

Apparently, it real now. FOX has formally ordered a six episode limited series of The X-Files. David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson will be reprising their roles as FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully. 80 more words

"Sleepy Hollow": Why Shorter Seasons Are Better

I’ve been seeing some worry about Sleepy Hollow, especially since the ratings ticked down to the lowest they’ve ever been.

The fear can be summed up in this tweet by Shadow and Act: 898 more words