21CF news recap for the week ending February 22, 2019

National Geographic gets 100 million Instagram followers, Daytona 500 sees ratings bump, ‘The Masked Singer’ continues its reign

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This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes strong ratings for “The Masked Singer,” “Lethal Weapon,” the Daytona 500 and more; “Bohemian Rhapsody” claiming No. 1 on the home video charts; National Geographic hitting 100 million followers on Instagram; and more.

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National Geographic named to Fast Company’s annual list of The World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2019

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A version of this post originally appeared on the National Geographic Partners blog National Geographic has been named to Fast Company’s annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies. The list honors organizations making the most profound impact on both industry and culture, showcasing a variety of ways to thrive in today’s volatile world.

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21CF news recap for the week ending February 15, 2019

‘The Masked Singer’ continues to reign, Nat Geo’s TCA announcements, ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ wins Valentine’s Day

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This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes “The Favourite” winning seven BAFTA Awards, “The Masked Singer” continuing to draw big audiences, FOX renewing “Family Guy” and “Bob’s Burgers,” “Alita: Battle Angel” off to a good start, and more.

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National Geographic’s winter 2019 TCA announcements: ‘The Right Stuff,’ ‘Genius: Aretha,’ ‘Running Wild with Bear Grylls’

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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.

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FOX Entertainment’s winter 2019 TCA Press Tour day

FOX’s ‘crazy’ legacy and future, Sidecar launches, importance of live programming as a promotional platform

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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.

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21CF wins 10 BAFTA Awards, including 7 for ‘The Favourite’

National Geographic wins its first BAFTA with ‘Free Solo’

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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.”

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21CF news recap for the week ending February 8, 2019

21CF earnings, FOX and FX’s TCA press tour days, ‘The Masked Singer’ continues to roll, ‘The Simpsons’ gets Seasons 31 and 32

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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.

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FX’s winter 2019 TCA press tour announcements

The future of FX; accurately measuring audiences; programming updates for ‘Legion,’ ‘Fargo,’ ‘Atlanta’ and more

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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.

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FOX NASCAR’s Larry Mac takes on virtual challenge heading into FOX coverage of the Daytona 500

‘The only limit is the team’s imagination’

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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.

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