A version of this post originally appeared on the National Geographic Partners blog As part of the winter 2019 Television Critics Association (TCA) press tour in Pasadena, Calif., National Geographic Global Television Networks President Courteney Monroe took the stage on Feb. 10 to make several exciting announcements about the networks’ upcoming programming.
A couple days after FX Networks’ day at the winter 2019 Television Critics Association (TCA) press tour in Pasadena, California, FOX Entertainment took the stage last week. Charlie Collier, CEO of FOX Entertainment, kicked things off with an executive session. During this time, he discussed the exciting prospects for FOX Entertainment and answered some questions from TV critics in attendance.
On Sunday, 21st Century Fox earned 10 awards from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), which hosted its annual ceremony in London. Fox Searchlight’s “The Favourite” headlined the evening with seven wins, while National Geographic celebrated its first BAFTA for a documentary in its history with its win for “Free Solo.”
This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes 21CF’s fiscal Q2 2019 earnings, “Deadpool 2” surpassing its predecessor at the global box office, FOX and FX’s announcements at the winter 2019 TCA press tour, “The Simpsons” getting two more seasons and more.
FX Networks shared a number of notable announcements and updates at its winter 2019 Television Critics Association (TCA) press tour in Pasadena, California yesterday. During the executive session, John Landgraf, CEO of FX Networks and FX Productions, recapped FX’s accolades this past year, addressed the need for applying broadly accepted industry-standard metrics to streaming content and answered questions about FX’s upcoming slate of programming.
Former NASCAR crew chief Larry McReynolds has been a mainstay on the FOX NASCAR broadcast team since the network’s first race, the 2001 Daytona 500, but never has he had an offseason quite like this one. As the official translator between automotive engineers, race teams and crewmembers and the FOX Sports graphic artists in Charlotte and Los Angeles, “Larry Mac” has been hard at work since last summer creating a virtual cutaway car for the highly anticipated Virtual Studio in Charlotte, N.C.
Eleven films and television series from across 21st Century Fox businesses have received nominations for the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, which recognize media for fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of LGBTQ people and issues. The nominated projects, which include “Deadpool 2” from Twentieth Century Fox, “Modern Family” from Twentieth Century Fox Television, “Pose” from FX Networks, and more, will compete for the top honors at two ceremonies: one in Los Angeles on March 28, and another in New York City on May 4.
This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes “The Masked Singer” continuing to attract big audiences, FOX News notching another milestone, “Family Guy” celebrating 20 years and more.
This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes Academy Award nominations for 21CF, continued strong ratings for FOX’s “The Masked Singer,” a premiere date for FX’s “Fosse/Verdon” series, a look at FOX’s live version of “Rent,” the history of FOX Sports’ Cleatus and more.