21CF CEO James Murdoch and director Matthew Vaughn host special screening of ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ in London

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21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch and “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” director Matthew Vaughn co-hosted a private screening last night in London for the upcoming action-adventure film. Students participating in the Ghetto Film School (GFS) 2017 London Summer Workshop and luminaries from the U.K.’s creative industry were among those who attended the screening of the…

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Sen. Shelley Moore Capito helps introduce Washington, D.C., to Fox Searchlight’s ‘Battle of the Sexes’

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21st Century Fox’s Washington, D.C., public affairs team hosted an advanced screening of Fox Searchlight’s “Battle of the Sexes” earlier this week, along with the Washington Kastles tennis team and the Women’s Sports Foundation. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), an avid tennis player, joined Washington Kastles founder and owner Mark Ein to introduce the film.…

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15 key quotes from 21CF’s fiscal Q1 2018 earnings call: DMVPD subscriber growth, embracing disruption, ambitions for Star India

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Yesterday, 21st Century Fox announced its fiscal Q1 2018 financial results. Afterward, the company held an earnings call featuring Executive Chairman Lachlan Murdoch, CEO James Murdoch and CFO John Nallen. It was an opportunity for 21CF to discuss a wide range of topics, including strong growth in DMVPD subscribers, embracing disruption in the industry, and…

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This week in 21CF news: 21CF’s fiscal Q1 2018 earnings, ‘The Mick’ gets full Season 2 order at FOX, World Series ad sales

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This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes 21CF’s fiscal Q1 2018 results, “The Mick” getting a full second season, FOX exceeding its ad sales forecast for the World Series and more. 21st Century Fox quarterly earnings exceeds expectations (The Hollywood Reporter) ‘The Mick’ scores full Season 2 order at…

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Nat Geo recognized for groundbreaking ‘Chasing Genius,’ ‘Buy a Lady a Drink,’ ‘Make What’s Next’ and ‘Breaking2’ partnerships

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National Geographic’s Global Advertising/Partnership teams are earning well-deserved recognition for their groundbreaking work. The Shorty Social Good Awards recently named National Geographic’s integrated partnerships with GSK Consumer Healthcare (“Chasing Genius”), Stella Artois (“Buy a Lady a Drink”) and Microsoft (“#MakeWhatsNext”) as finalists for this year’s honors. Separately, National Geographic’s partnership with Nike for the documentary…

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This week in 21CF news: World Series Game 7 on FOX, ‘The Orville’ gets Season 2, FX sets date for next ‘American Crime Story’

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This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes FOX’s big audience for Game 7 of the World Series, “The Orville” renewed for Season 2, a premiere date for FX’s “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story” and more. FOX draws 29.3 million viewers for the Houston Astros’ Game 7…

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This week in 21CF news: FX’s ‘Better Things’ renewed for Season 3, Nat Geo runs with Bear Grylls, ‘The Simpsons’ documentary

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This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes “Better Things” getting renewed for Season 3 on FX, National Geographic acquiring syndication rights to “Running Wild With Bear Grylls,” FOX Sports deploying high-speed cameras for its World Series coverage and more. ‘Better Things’ renewed for Season 3 at FX (Variety) Fox,…

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Fox’s ‘Hidden Figures’ inspires historic State Department program to support women in STEM around the world

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As part of ongoing efforts to advance the engagement of women and girls in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), in collaboration with 21st Century Fox the U.S. Department of State launched #HiddenNoMore, an educational exchange program inspired by the Fox 2000 film “Hidden Figures.” The program brought a distinguished group of young women leaders in STEM from…

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