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  1. Michael Wolff on Vice Media: Why Hollywood Is Drinking the Kool-Aid

    10:00 am 9/11/2014

    The Brooklyn digital property's CEO, Shane Smith, touts a $2.5B valuation and has lured backers from A&E to Fox by claiming magical access to young men. But his real trick might be marketing to a harder-to-reach audience: middle-aged media execs, writes WolffRead more

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  2. Fox Looking to Finalize Reality TV Joint Venture Deal Soon

    12:05 am 9/9/2014

    "We have moved on" from Time Warner and plan no other mega-deals, president Chase Carey reiteratesRead more

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  3. How David O. Russell and James Murdoch Are Creating the Next Generation of Great Directors

    9:00 am 8/14/2014

    In THR's Philanthropy Issue, the director and 21st Century Fox exec talk about how they're helping aspiring filmmakers as part of L.A.'s new Ghetto Film SchoolRead more

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  4. Fox's James Murdoch Meets Italian Prime Minister, Vows Production Investments

    8:31 am 6/23/2014

    The company's Italian pay TV arm Sky Italia will invest heavily in two new television series, both with ties to Oscar winners. Read more

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  5. Fox's Star India CEO Talks Content Strategy, Digital Growth, Working for Murdoch

    5:29 am 5/29/2014

    Uday Shankar explains why the TV giant puts a spotlight on women and social issues, explains how he got a film star to host a talk show and discusses Indian viewers' appetite for Bollywood and Hollywood content.Read more

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  6. James Murdoch Talks Film Business, Consolidation, Possible Euro Pay TV Deals

    5:04 am 5/28/2014

    UPDATED: The 21st Century Fox co-COO also discusses the company's approach to sports rights, explains recent divestitures in China and says it is important to spend money on "content that is big and matters."Read more

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  7. James Murdoch Helps Bring Acclaimed Ghetto Film School to L.A.

    2:23 pm 5/14/2014

    With support from 21st Century Fox, the program that teaches filmmaking to inner-city high school students will open a campus in L.A.'s MacArthur Park area in June.Read more

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  8. James Murdoch Joins Board of Interactive Ad Firm

    7:30 am 4/17/2014

    Former AOL and News Corp. digital unit head Jonathan Miller is also named a director at true[x] media.Read more

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  9. News Corp Investors, Analysts in Australia React to Lachlan Murdoch Elevation

    1:12 am 3/27/2014

    Company shares fall slightly, his peers congratulate him, and talk that the company could one day acquire the Ten Network returns.Read more

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  10. Murdoch Family Politics: What James and Lachlan Promotions Mean for Fox, News Corp

    4:58 am 3/26/2014

    "The more time goes by, the shorter any Chase Carey interregnum is likely to last," says one Wall Street observer about the implications for succession in Rupert Murdoch's empire.Read more

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