GLAAD Recognizes Fox Series for Outstanding Portrayals of LGBT Characters

GLAAD Recognizes Fox Series for Outstanding Portrayals of LGBT Characters

The LGBT advocacy organization GLAAD has announced the nominees for the 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, honoring media projects for their fair, accurate, and inclusive representation of the LGBT community and the issues that affect their lives. Empire, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Modern Family, all from 21st Century Fox businesses, were among the nominees. The GLAAD…

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FOX Sports Supports Announces New Nonprofit Partners for 2016-2017

FOX Sports Supports, the charitable arm of FOX Sports dedicated to raising awareness of social and health-related causes, has announced new nonprofit partnerships extending into 2017. The organizations, selected by a vote of FOX Sports colleagues, include National Alliance on Mental Illness, Positive Coaching Alliance, Surfrider Foundation, Girls on the Run, The Mission Continues, Your…

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Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Fox Searchlight’s ‘Me and Earl and the Dying Girl’ a Finalist for Humanitas Prize for Social Messaging

On January 7, the organization Humanitas announced the finalists for the 41st Annual Humanitas Prize, a prestigious award that honors film and television writers whose work demonstrates effective social messaging and inspires compassion, hope, and understanding. Jesse Andrews, writer of Fox Searchlight’s Me and Earl and the Dying Girl, is among the finalists in the…

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Nat Geo Channel and Darren Aronofsky to Explore Life on Earth in Ambitious ‘One Strange Rock’ Event Series

As part of its dedication to providing cutting-edge scientific programming, 21st Century Fox’s National Geographic Channel has teamed with Academy Award-nominated director Darren Aronofsky for One Strange Rock, an event series exploring the conditions that make Earth the only planet known to sustain life. The project is currently in preproduction and plans to film for…

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Neil deGrasse Tyson's Science Talk Show 'StarTalk' to Return to Nat Geo Channel in Fall 2016

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Science Talk Show ‘StarTalk’ to Return to Nat Geo Channel in Fall 2016

During its appearance at this year’s Television Critics Association winter press tour, 21st Century Fox’s National Geographic Channel announced that its Emmy®-nominated science talk show StarTalk, hosted by renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, will return for a third season in fall 2016. The series, derived from Tyson’s popular podcast of the same name, features Tyson…

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National Geographic Celebrates 100th Anniversary of National Park Service with Yearlong 'Power of Parks' Initiative

National Geographic Celebrates 100th Anniversary of National Park Service with Yearlong ‘Power of Parks’ Initiative

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the National Park Service, National Geographic has launched The Power of Parks, a yearlong initiative utilizing all of the organization’s platforms to better explore and understand the world’s national parks. The campaign includes dedicated programming on the National Geographic Channels, a major series in National…

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FOX’s ‘Empire’ Leads 2016 NAACP Image Awards with 12 Nominations

In December, the NAACP announced the nominees for the 47th NAACP Image Awards, with FOX’s hit musical series Empire scoring 12 nominations across the music and television categories. Other 21st Century Fox businesses, including FX and 20th Century Fox, received nominations, as well as FOX series Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Rosewood. The two-hour ceremony, hosted by…

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