Fox announced Thursday that its new national sports network — Fox Sports 1 — is set to debut Saturday with all major cable, satellite and telco TV operators, but while it will be carried by DirecTV…
NBC is back in business with NASCAR, inking a 10-year deal to carry more than half of the popular Sprint Cup Series starting in 2015. The rights, for which the Peacock shelled out roughly $4.4…
Fox Sports issued an on-air apology Sunday evening during its coverage of NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 race in Charlotte, N.C., after a nylon cable supporting one of the net's cameras fell onto the track…
With exactly 100 days to go before launch, Fox Sports 1 has set its opening day schedule and announced more hires.
With the NRA as a sponsor and a live shooting event, this weekend's NASCAR race has spurred Connecticut senator Chris Murphy to call on Rupert Murdoch to yank Fox Sports' coverage.
Fox and NASCAR have extended their current deal through 2022, meaning the Daytona 500 will remain on the net.
Universal is hitting the racetrack to promote the homevid launch of "Fast Five," locking down a deal to rename the Chicagoland Speedway's "Camping World Truck Series" as the "Fast Five 225." Deal…
Fox Sports and Speed have tapped vet event helmer Roger Goodman to direct the inaugural "NASCAR Hall of Fame" induction ceremony.
In an effort to rev its tie-ins with Hollywood, NASCAR has upped Phil Metz to serve as the racing org's director of entertainment marketing and talent relations.
Gary Ross has made a deal with Universal Pictures to develop and direct an untitled drama set against the world of NASCAR racing.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Weekend:$44.0M Universal Pictures
Hercules2Weekend:$29.0M Paramount Pictures
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Weekend:$16.4M Fox