Twentieth Century Fox has tapped former NBCUniversal exec Salil Mehta for its newly created role of president of content management. Mehta will report directly to Fox chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos…
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David Letterman made his CBS debut on Aug. 30, 1993 — the consolation prize, at the time, for having lost the coveted “The Tonight Show” throne to Jay Leno. Yet if the host has never entirely gotten…
Starz and 20th Century Fox Television Distribution announced a massive library deal for hundreds of film titles Monday, marking the largest such deal between the companies. Pact is not to be confused…
Malaysia site marks the launch of 21st Century Fox's global location based entertainment strategy.
Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan was resting at home Friday after being released from a Mumbai, India, hospital following brain surgery. He will need at least four weeks recuperation before he can…
Jon Cowan has signed a two-year overall deal with Twentieth Century Fox TV. Deal with the “Crossing Jordan” and “Private Practice” alum includes a blind script deal with Fox that will lead into his…
Drama is taking centerstage at this year's L.A. Screenings.
Pilot season was good for the major studios, which emerged from upfront week with orders for 50 new scripted comedy and drama series, up by more than 20% from last year. Production of new scripted…
Twentieth Century Fox Intl. is the first studio to reach $1 billion in overseas box office grosses so far this year, thanks to such pics as “Life of Pi” and “A Good Day to Die Hard,” as well as a…
Licensing theatrical movies to TV goes back more than a half century, but it's suddenly a hotbed of change requiring strategic thinking.