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The son of media mogul Rupert Murdoch reportedly stepped down citing ideological differences over editorial content

exchange4media Staff Aug 1, 2020 10:29 AM


By acquiring 21st Century Fox, Disney will have an immensely powerful content portfolio, adding to an already impressive assemblage which includes Marvel, Pixar and Lucasfilm.

exchange4media Staff Jul 20, 2018 8:51 AM


This is the second time Comcast has made an offer to buy 21st Century Fox. Last year, 21CF rejected Comcast's offer of $60 billion. Shortly after, Disney stepped in and agreed to buy 21CF for $52.4 billion.

exchange4media Staff Jun 14, 2018 1:47 PM


Rupert Murdoch will serve as Co-Chairman and John Nallen will be the Chief Operating Officer

exchange4media Staff May 17, 2018 12:32 PM


We list a few important stories that you may have missed in the week gone by

exchange4media Staff Dec 16, 2017 8:26 AM


The companies announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Disney to acquire 21st Century Fox for approximately $52.4 billion in stock (subject to adjustment)

Sonam Saini Dec 15, 2017 8:55 AM


New “Fox” to include Fox News, Fox Business, Fox Sports, Fox Broadcasting Company, Fox Television Stations Group, FS1 and FS2, Fox Deportes and Big Ten Network. Remaining 21st Century Fox businesses to combine with Disney as part of separate transaction announced recently

exchange4media Staff Dec 15, 2017 8:50 AM


Double digit growth at Star India caused to increase Fox’s international advertising revenue to increase by 10 per cent, according to the press release issued by 21st Century Fox

exchange4media Staff Nov 9, 2017 9:57 AM


21st Century Fox will be left with just news and sports if the talks reach its logical conclusion

exchange4media Staff Nov 8, 2017 12:01 PM


As Uday Shankar, Chairman and CEO at Star India completes a decade at the helm, he reflects on his journey that had him take bold calls, bet big on the power of digital and sports, leverage the power of media for social good and challenge the status-quo to build India’s largest entertainment media company

Simran Sabherwal Jul 4, 2017 8:29 AM

PM Modi chairs roundtable attended by Murdochs, Uday Shankar and top media CEOs?blur=25

PM Modi chaired a roundtable with Top Global Media CEOs, attended by 21st Century Fox’s Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch, CEO of 21st Century Fox James Murdoch, Uday Shankar, CEO, Star India

exchange4media Staff Sep 28, 2015 9:17 AM

Murdochs to host PM Modi during his New York trip later this week?blur=25

It is likely that Star India CEO Uday Shankar will also be a part of the meeting

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2015 2:23 PM

Rupert Murdoch takes to Twitter to praise PM Modi?blur=25

In a meeting with CEOs of the top media houses, PM Modi was appreciated for “energetic and dynamic leadership.” They were enthusiastic about the digital transformation that is taking place in India through the 'Digital India' initiative

exchange4media Staff Sep 25, 2015 1:08 PM

Murdochs to host PM Modi during his New York trip later this week?blur=25

It is likely that Star India CEO Uday Shankar will also be a part of the meeting

exchange4media Staff Sep 24, 2015 2:43 PM

Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox buys National Geographic media for $725 million?blur=25

Under a joint venture called National Geographic Partners, Fox will have 73% ownership, while 27% will be owned by the National Geographic Society

exchange4media Staff Sep 11, 2015 9:24 AM

Morgan Stanley values Star TV at $11.2 billion?blur=25

As of June this year, Star TV's earnings from the entertainment business alone stood at about $300 million (about Rs 1,920 crore)

exchange4media Staff Sep 1, 2015 5:48 PM

Is James Murdoch's appointment as CEO of 21st Century Fox good news for its India businesses??blur=25

Murdoch has said he expected Star India to have a turnover of $1 billion EBIDTA by turn of the decade (2020). He has often cited that Star India has been a big focus for Fox with key growth business interests for the conglomerate

exchange4media Staff Jun 19, 2015 7:53 AM

Rupert Murdoch withdraws $80 billion bid to take over Time Warner?blur=25

Fox had made an unsolicited bid to Warner one month ago but Warner countered the bid saying it undervalued the company. Fox said Warner was refusing to ‘engage with them’ and that it would buy back $6 billion of its own shares, according to media reports

exchange4media Staff Aug 7, 2014 8:07 AM