Tag Archives: Fox Entertainment Group Inc.

Kris Jenner allegedly in talks for daytime talk show

HollywoodNews.com: It sounds like viewers might soon be seeing even more of Kris Jenner as it is rumored that she is in talks for her very own daytime talk show. Jenner is reportedly working with Twentieth Television on the idea with possible plans to do a summer test run on FOX[...]

“American Idol” live shows are pre-taped

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “American Idol” is a strange beast, and has been for 10 seasons. It has a live component, but it needs to fit into a blueprint for prime-time television. Which explains – to a certain extent – why producers are pre-taping performances for the supposed live shows that[...]

Roland Emmerich to receive the Visionary Award from Outfest

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Outfest will present its annual Legacy Awards at a gala on Oct. 21 and has just announced the recipients which include out director Roland Emmerich whose credits include “Independence Day,” “The Day After Tomorrow” and “The Patriot.” Emmerich will be receiving the Visionary Award in recognition of his[...]

Fox Searchlight acquires Terrence Malick’s “The Tree of Life”

HollywoodNews.com: Fox Searchlight Pictures Presidents Stephen Gilula and Nancy Utley announced today that the company has acquired U.S. rights from River Road Entertainment to the epic drama “The Tree of Life.” Written and directed by Terrence Malick, “The Tree of Life” stars Brad Pitt, Sean Penn and Jessica Chastain.[...]

Tom Sherak Re-elected Academy President

Hollywoodnews.com: Tom Sherak was re-elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences tonight (8/3) by the organization’s Board of Governors. This will be his second consecutive one-year term in the office. Sherak is beginning his eighth year as a governor representing the Executives Branch. He had previously also[...]

USA Network acquires syndication rights to ‘Modern Family’

HollywoodNews.com: USA Network has reached an agreement with Twentieth Television, acquiring the exclusive syndication rights to the critically acclaimed ratings hit “Modern Family.” The announcement was made today by Jane Blaney, USA’s executive vice president, programming, acquisitions and scheduling and Steve MacDonald, EVP, General Sales Manager, Basic Cable of[...]

“Glee” picked up for cable syndication by Oxygen Media

HollywoodNews.com: Oxygen Media and Twentieth Television have reached an exclusive agreement for the basic cable syndication rights to Twentieth Century Fox’s critically-acclaimed television hit series “Glee.” The multi-year deal was announced today by Steve MacDonald, EVP, General Sales Manager, Basic Cable of Twentieth Television and Jason Klarman, President,[...]