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ALICIA KEYS, GARTH BROOKS AND HALSEY TO BE HONORED AT THE “2019 IHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS,” AIRING LIVE, THURSDAY, MARCH 14, ON FOX

Garth Brooks To Receive First-Ever “iHeartRadio Artist of the Decade” Award
for His Impact on the Music Industry


iHeartMedia and Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) announced today that the 2019 iHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS will honor Alicia Keys with the iHeartRadio Innovator Award; Garth Brooks with the Artist of the Decade Award; and Halsey with the iHeartRadio Fangirls Award presented by L’Oréal Paris. The two-hour event airs live Thursday, March 14 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX from Microsoft Theater. 

The sixth annual iHEARTRADIO …

FOX ENTERTAINMENT LAUNCHES NEW COMPANY, SIDECAR: A "CONTENT DEVELOPMENT ACCELERATOR," HEADED BY GAIL BERMAN

New FOX Entertainment-Owned Unit Designed Specifically to Identify and Incubate Content
for the FOX Network and Third-Party Platforms


FOX Entertainment has launched the new company, SIDECAR: A “Content Development Accelerator,” headed by veteran executive and producer Gail Berman, it was announced today by Charlie Collier, Chief Executive Officer, Fox Entertainment.

The new unit will “ride” side-by-side with FOX Entertainment, expanding its reach by identifying and incubating programming both for the network (FOX) and third-party platforms.  Un…

FOX RENEWS “THE SIMPSONS” FOR UNPRECEDENTED 31ST AND 32ND SEASONS


Making history yet again, THE SIMPSONS has been renewed for its 31st and 32nd seasons on FOX, by which time, the series will have produced 713 episodes.

“Woo hoo! 32 Seasons! Watch your back ‘Meet the Press,’” said Homer Simpson.

The longest-running primetime scripted show in television history, THE SIMPSONS exploded into a cultural phenomenon in 1990 and has remained one of the most groundbreaking and innovative entertainment franchises, recognizable throughout the world. Currently airing its historic 30th season, THE SIMPSONS has won 33 Em…

“MENTAL SAMURAI,” FIRST-EVER OBSTACLE COURSE FOR THE MIND, HOSTED AND PRODUCED BY ROB LOWE, TO PREMIERE TUESDAY, MARCH 5 THRILLING NEW COMPETITION SERIES FOLLOWS SEASON SEVEN PREMIERE OF “MASTERCHEF JUNIOR”

 

MENTAL SAMURAI, a thrilling new competition series that pushes every aspect of human intelligence and mental agility, debuts Tuesday, March 5 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). Hosted and produced by Rob Lowe, from A. Smith & Co. Productions, Warner Horizon Unscripted & Alternative Television and Apploff Entertainment, the show is the first-ever obstacle course...for the mind.

Each episode of MENTAL SAMURAI is an epic television event, as contestants battle the boundaries of their minds to answer questions accurately with speed and precision. Not only…

FOX REVEALS A SECOND SEASON OF TELEVISION’S #1 NEW SHOW AND #1 UNSCRIPTED SERIES, “THE MASKED SINGER”

Highest-Rated Unscripted Debut on Any Network in More than Seven Years,

With More than 17 Million Multi-Platform Viewers to Date

 

All-New Episode Airs Tonight!

 

FOX is renewing the new celebrity competition series THE MASKED SINGER, this season’s #1 new series and #1 unscripted show, which captivated a massive audience of more than 17 million multi-platform viewers for its debut episode. Based on an international hit, THE MASKED SINGER features celebrities facing off against one another with one major twist: each singer is shrouded from …

“MASTERCHEF JUNIOR” SEASON SEVEN KICKS OFF WITH 24 PINT-SIZED HOME COOKS

Top 24 Face First Mystery Box Challenge on Season Premiere,

Tuesday, February 26, on FOX

 

Kicking off its seventh season, MASTERCHEF JUNIOR gives talented kids between the ages of 8 and 13 the chance to showcase their culinary abilities and passion for food through a series of fun, mouth-watering challenges. Having already won a coveted white apron, 24 young chef-testants – 12 girls and 12 boys – must prove that they deserve to stay in the game by completing their first Mystery Box Challenge. Award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay and renowned pas…

EMMY AWARD-WINNING “SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE”  RETURNS FOR 16TH SEASON ON FOX

New Season to Feature Nation’s Best Dancers Between Ages of 18 and 30

 

Auditions to be Held in New York City, Los Angeles and Dallas

 

FOX has renewed the Emmy Award-winning dance competition series SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE for a 16th season. From Industrial Media’s 19 Entertainment and dick clark productions, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE will return this summer on FOX. 

 

“Each season, the talent on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE reaches new levels and continues to create the most incredible routines,” said Rob Wade, President, Alternative E…

THE KIDS ARE BACK!

MASTERCHEF JUNIOR” RETURNS

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, ON FOX

 

Hit culinary competition series MASTERCHEF JUNIOR returns Tuesday, Feb. 26 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

 

Entering its seventh season, the series gives talented kids between the ages of 8 and 13 the chance to showcase their culinary abilities and passion for food through a series of delicious challenges. Award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay and renowned pastry chef Christina Tosi will be joined by celebrated chef and restaurateur Aarón Sánchez on the judges’ panel. Season Seven will sh…

“MENTAL SAMURAI,” THE FIRST-EVER OBSTACLE COURSE FOR THE MIND, HOSTED AND PRODUCED BY ROB LOWE, TO PREMIERE TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, ON FOX

MENTAL SAMURAI, a thrilling new competition series that pushes every aspect of human intelligence and mental agility, debuts Tuesday, Feb. 26 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). Hosted and produced by Rob Lowe, from A. Smith & Co. Productions, Warner Horizon Unscripted & Alternative Television and Apploff Entertainment, the show is the first-ever obstacle course...for the mind.

 

Each episode of MENTAL SAMURAI is an epic television event, as contestants battle the boundaries of their minds to answer questions accurately with speed and precision. Not only…

IHEARTMEDIA AND FOX ANNOUNCE NOMINEES FOR THE 2019 “IHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS,” AIRING LIVE THURSDAY, MARCH 14, ON FOX, FROM MICROSOFT THEATER IN LOS ANGELES

Drake; Ed Sheeran; Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B; Post Malone; and

Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey Nominated for Song of the Year

 

iHeartMedia and Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) announced today the nominees for the 2019iHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS airing Thursday, March 14 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX, live from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The event also will be broadcast on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide and iHeartRadio, the all-in-one digital music, podcast, on demand and live-streaming radio service.

Now in its sixth…

FOX OPENS DOORS TO BRAND-NEW “PARADISE HOTEL”

From the Producers of “Jersey Shore,” “The Bachelor” and “Love Island,” and

The Original Creators of “Paradise Hotel”

 

Reinvention of Hit Unscripted Series Casting Now

 

FOX opens the doors to a brand-new PARADISE HOTEL, the innovative unscripted competition series in which each guest tries to remain in paradise as long as possible. The modernized version of the international hit is executive-produced by SallyAnn Salsano (495 Productions, “Jersey Shore Family Vacation,” “Jersey Shore,” “Floribama Shore,” “The Bachelor”); Becca Walker (“Lo…

FOX AND IHEARTMEDIA ANNOUNCE THE RETURN OF THE “iHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS” THURSDAY, MARCH 14, LIVE ON FOX

Performance-Filled Show to Air Live from
Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles

Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) and iHeartMedia announced today that the fan-driven 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards will air live Thursday, March 14, 2019 (8:00 -10:00 PM ET live /PT tape-delayed) on FOX, from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The event will once again broadcast live simultaneously on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide and on iHeartRadio, the all-in-one digital music, podcast, on demand and live streaming radio service.

Now in its sixth year, the iHeartRa…

STEVE HARVEY RETURNS TO RING IN 2019 ON “FOX’S NEW YEAR’S EVE WITH STEVE HARVEY: LIVE FROM TIMES SQUARE” MONDAY, DECEMBER 31, ON FOX

GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING MUSIC ICON STING TO PERFORM

MARIA MENOUNOS TO RETURN AS CO-HOST

Additional Musical Performances by Robin Thicke, Florence + the Machine,
Jason Aldean, Juanes and Why Don’t We

Celebrity Appearances by Ken Jeong, Kenan Thompson and
The FOX NFL SUNDAY On-Air Team, Including Curt Menefee, Terry Bradshaw,
Howie Long, Michael Strahan and Jimmy Johnson

Emmy® Award-winning personality, producer and talk show host Steve Harvey returns this holiday season to host FOX’S NEW YEAR’S EVE WITH STEVE HARVEY: LIVE FROM TIMES SQUARE, once …

“71ST EMMY® AWARDS” TO AIR SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, LIVE ON FOX

The 71st EMMY® AWARDS returns to FOX, airing LIVE coast to coast from the Microsoft Theater at L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019 (8:00-11:00 PM ET/5:00-8:00 PM PT). The announcement was made jointly by the Television Academy and FOX.

The Emmy Awards recognize excellence within various areas of television and emerging media. The Emmy Award is a symbol of peer recognition from more than 23,000 voting members of the Television Academy.

Host(s) and producers for the 71st EMMY AWARDS will be announced at a later date.

For more i…

21ST CENTURY FOX AND AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE ANNOUNCE INAUGURAL CLASS OF FOX DP LAB

Expanding Opportunities for Female Cinematographers

21st Century Fox (21CF) and the American Film Institute (AFI) have announced the eight female cinematographers to participate in the first-ever FOX DP LAB, to take place today, Thursday, Nov. 8, and tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 9, on the historic Fox Lot in Los Angeles: Tarin Anderson, Anne Etheridge, Catherine Goldschmidt, Halyna Hutchins, Hana Kitasei, Anka Malatynska, Dominique Martinez and Moira Morel.

 

As part of its ongoing efforts to bring new and diverse voices into the entertainment indu…

FOX ANNOUNCES CAST FOR LIVE MUSICAL PRODUCTION OF THE TONY AWARD- AND PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING MUSICAL “RENT,” AIRING SUNDAY, JANUARY 27

CAST INCLUDES KIERSEY CLEMONS, BRANDON VICTOR DIXON,

JORDAN FISHER, VANESSA HUDGENS, BRENNIN HUNT,

MARIO, TINASHE AND VALENTINA

 

Keala Settle (“The Greatest Showman”) Joins Event in Special Role

to Perform Classic “Seasons Of Love”

 

FOX has announced the full cast for the upcoming live musical event RENT, airing Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019 (8:00-11:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed).

 

Actress Kiersey Clemons (“Hearts Beat Loud”), Emmy nominee and Tony Award winner Brandon Victor Dixon (“Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert”), singer/song…