Quantcast

Latest Fox Broadcasting Company Stories

2011-07-11 15:24:00

FOX to AIR Special Preview Saturday, July 16, at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT Back-to-Back Episodes Continue to Air on National Geographic Channel Sundays at 10 p.m. ET/PT WASHINGTON, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Geographic Channel's (NGC) series premiere of The Indestructibles on Sunday, July 10, attracted 1.2 million viewers 2+ between 10:00 and 11:00 p.m. ET/PT based on fast national numbers released this afternoon. The Indestructibles investigates real-life disastrous...

2011-06-09 18:30:00

DETROIT, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chevrolet will be the exclusive on-air, off-air and online automotive sponsor of "The X FACTOR," the award-winning international competition series that lets viewers help choose the next global superstar or breakout music act. The announcement was made Thursday by Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX), Syco Television and FremantleMedia North America. The X Factor was created by Simon Cowell, who is also executive producer. The X FACTOR debuts on FOX this...

2011-05-10 13:15:00

NEW YORK, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Innerscope Research, Inc. and Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) today released new biometric research on the roles of television and online media in creating and extending brand equity. Using Innerscope's Brand Immersion Model, a framework for defining the relationship between the immersive platform of TV and the web's flexible platform, the research found that TV, through its unmatched ability to create new, unconscious emotional connections, has the...

2011-05-05 09:45:00

"It's shocking that a news station would censor content simply because they are 'uncomfortable' with its content. But that's exactly what KRIV has done. "The only logical conclusion is that what makes KRIV uncomfortable is that by airing our documentary, KRIV might upset those in Houston who are involved with an oil conglomerate that lines Hugo Chavez's pockets with millions and millions of dollars of Americans' hard-earned money." - Jeffrey M. Cohen, Executive Director, Committee to...

2011-04-20 11:04:00

ATLANTA, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) today announced that it will release its earnings results for the quarter ending March 31, 2011 on Monday, May 9, 2011. Earnings Conference Call Information Gray Television, Inc. will host a conference call to discuss its operating results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011 on Monday, May 9, 2011. The call will begin at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The live dial-in number is 1-877-874-1589 and the...

23ce675418b23c427cf79641e70eb73a
2011-04-02 06:35:00

Netflix and News Corp's Twentieth Century Fox announced Friday that they have amended and expanded a distribution deal that will add additional titles from Fox's television and movie library to Netflix's instant online streaming service. The multi-year deal covers the first season of "Glee" and the first two seasons of "Sons of Anarchy" starting Friday, with additional seasons being added annually. Netflix will also get streaming rights to Fox's other older series including "Ally McBeal" and...

2011-03-31 11:17:00

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council is strongly urging the U.S. Department of Justice to immediately seek U.S. Supreme Court review of a telecommunications decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. That July 2010 opinion struck down the FCC's indecency regulations holding they were unconstitutionally vague. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO) This week an FCC source told Broadcasting & Cable, a...

2011-03-03 12:08:00

MADISON, Wis., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Weather Central, provider of the most-viewed weather system in the world, today announced that the company's LIVE:Wire and LIVE:Wire LX products are the first automated severe weather alerting systems to integrate with the FOX Splicer System. LIVE:Wire communicates directly with the FOX Splicer to send warning crawl information for direct encoding into the MPEG stream. This allows FOX stations to maintain the highest quality HD signal while also...

2011-02-22 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time ever, Glee premieres two new and original songs on Glee: The Music, Volume 5, available March 8. "Loser Like Me," an energetic ensemble track was co-written by pop mastermind Max Martin (Britney Spears, P!nk) and "Get It Right" is a moving ballad brought to life by Lea Michele's immense voice. These original tracks will air in the "GLEE" episode TUESDAY, MARCH 15 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. In addition to these new tracks,...

2011-02-21 15:54:00

ATLANTA, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) today announced that it will release its earnings results for the quarter ending December 31, 2010 on Tuesday, March 1, 2011. Earnings Conference Call Information Gray Television, Inc. will host a conference call to discuss its fourth quarter, 2010 operating results on Tuesday, March 1, 2011. The call will begin at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The live dial-in number is 1-877-741-4244 and the confirmation...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
Related