21CF news recap for the week ending May 18, 2018

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Leadership announcements for proposed new “Fox” and Fox News, 2018 FOX upfront, “Deadpool 2” This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes leadership announcements for the proposed new “Fox” and Fox News, the 2018 FOX upfront presentation, a strong start for “Deadpool 2,” ratings for the series finale of “New

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National Geographic launches ‘Planet or Plastic?’ initiative to reduce impact of single-use plastics on our oceans

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Multiyear commitment is tied to release of National Geographic magazine’s June issue Every year, 9 million tons of plastic waste ends up in the world’s oceans and could remain in marine environments for more than 450 years. This escalating problem deserves our attention, and today National Geographic is kicking off a multiyear initiative to reduce

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2018 FOX upfront presentation recap

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New ad format, football, six new series for 2018-19 On Monday, May 14, Fox Networks Group (FNG) took to the stage at the Beacon Theatre in New York City to present its 2018-19 primetime programming schedule. The presentation, which featured FNG executives and talent from FOX’s current and new shows, highlighted FNG’s newest ad format,

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21CF news recap for the week ending May 11, 2018

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Fiscal Q3 earnings, Season 3 for “Star,” New York Times show on FX This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes 21CF’s fiscal Q3 2018 earnings, “Star” getting Season 3, a deal between FX Productions and “Atlanta” director Hiro Murai, India Premier League viewership and more.

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9 key quotes from 21CF’s fiscal Q3 2018 earnings call

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Cable networks strength, FOX upfront, Hotstar’s stellar growth in India, more Yesterday, 21st Century Fox announced its fiscal Q3 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 them to discuss a wide range of topics, including

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