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ALL-NEW ONE-HOUR SPECIAL “HARRY & MEGHAN: THE ROYALS IN CRISIS” TO AIR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, ON FOX

With their decision to step away from the royal family, Harry and Meghan just shocked the world and, at the very least, caused a seismic shift in the monarchy. 

The all-new one-hour special HARRY & MEGHAN: THE ROYALS IN CRISIS, airing Wednesday, Jan. 29 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX, will explore the couple’s unprecedented exit as senior leaders in Great Britain’s royal family.

This exclusive TMZ investigation will cut through the noise, inaccuracies and speculation surrounding the couple’s surprise announcement. More than a dozen people with …

FOX REVEALS NEW SERIES “THE MASKED DANCER”

Ellen DeGeneres to Executive-Produce

FOX is partnering with Emmy Award-winning talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to produce THE MASKED DANCER, a new celebrity competition show based on the smash hit FOX series THE MASKED SINGER and inspired by a popular segment featured on “The Ellen Show.”

In this all-new format, celebrity contestants will perform unique dances, while covered from head-to-toe in elaborate costumes and face masks, leaving audiences to guess their identities. A nod to THE MASKED SINGER, the guessing game was introduced on “The Ell…

FOX ORDERS ALL-NEW, STOP-MOTION HOLIDAY SPECIAL FROM STOOPID BUDDY STOODIOS

FOX Entertainment has ordered a stop-motion holiday special from Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, the Emmy Award-winning company founded by Seth Green, John Harvatine IV, Matthew Senreich and Eric Towner. The all-new, irreverent special, written by Emmy Award winner Tom Root (“Robot Chicken”), will premiere next winter on FOX, as part of its “Not So Silent Nights” holiday-themed programming.

“I truly love this project and we couldn’t ask for a better partner than FOX, since they’ve consistently been a leader in high-quality, provocative and subversive…

CELEBRITY LEGO® FANS JOIN HOST WILL ARNETT ON NEW UNSCRIPTED COMPETITION SERIES “LEGO MASTERS” PREMIERING WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, ON FOX

Special Appearance by BB-8, C-3PO and R2-D2
in a “Star Wars™”-Themed Episode

New competition series LEGO® MASTERS has announced celebrity guests, including Mayim Bialik, Terry Crews, Nicole Byer and “The LEGO Movie” writers and directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. These special guests will join host Will Arnett throughout the show’s premiere season, debuting Wednesday, Feb. 5 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), immediately following the Season Three time period premiere of THE MASKED SINGER (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), on FOX.

Actress and producer Mayim Bia…

“BEAT SHAZAM” HOST JAMIE FOXX TOUCHES DOWN AS A GUEST PANELIST IN THE SEASON THREE PREMIERE OF “THE MASKED SINGER,” FOLLOWING SUPER BOWL LIV, SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 2, ON FOX

Television’s #1 Series Makes Time Period Premiere on Wednesday, February 5

Television’s biggest guessing game returns right after the biggest football game, and superstar Jamie Foxx, host and executive producer of BEAT SHAZAM, will be there to play along, as he joins host Nick Cannon and panelists Ken Jeong, Jenny McCarthy, Nicole Scherzinger and Robin Thicke in the Season Three premiere of THE MASKED SINGER airing Sunday, Feb. 2 (10:30-11:40 PM ET/7:30-8:40 PM PT live to all time zones) on FOX, following SUPER BOWL LIV. THE MASKED SINGER will …

MEET THE 20 CONTESTANTS SET TO COMPETE ON NEW UNSCRIPTED COMPETITION SERIES “LEGO MASTERS” PREMIERING WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, ON FOX

Paired in Teams of Two, 20 LEGO®-Obsessed Contestants Put Their Building Skills to the Test

Will Arnett Hosts All-New Brick-Building Competition Series

Let the brick-building begin! 20 men and women have been selected to showcase their expert LEGO® experience in the new competition series LEGO MASTERS, premiering Wednesday, Feb. 5 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

Hosted by Will Arnett, the series will put these contestants – ranging from ages 23 to 65, and hailing from every part of the country and all walks of life – to the test. Teams of two w…

STEVE HARVEY COUNTS DOWN TO 2020 ON “FOX’S NEW YEAR’S EVE WITH STEVE HARVEY: LIVE FROM TIMES SQUARE” TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31, ON FOX

MARIA MENOUNOS AND ROB GRONKOWSKI TO CO-HOST

LL COOL J FEATURING DJ Z-TRIP TO HEADLINE LIVE FROM TIMES SQUARE

A Special Performance by the World-Famous VILLAGE PEOPLE, Where They Will Attempt to Set a New World Record for the World’s Largest “YMCA” Dance

Along with Epic Musical Performances by Some of 2019’s Top Artists,
Including The Chainsmokers, The Lumineers, Florida Georgia Line,
the Backstreet Boys, Tyga and The Killers, as well as
Celebrity Appearances by Gordon Ramsay, Will Arnett and Jenna Dewan, and an
Exclusive WWE Match, Featuring Ro…

TOMIKO IWATA PROMOTED TO EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, HEAD OF CREATIVE SERVICES, FOX ENTERTAINMENT

Tomiko Iwata has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Head of Creative Services, FOX Entertainment, effective immediately, it was announced today by Charlie Collier, CEO, FOX Entertainment.

Based in Los Angeles and reporting directly to Collier, Iwata is responsible for overseeing creative services for all of FOX, including experiential marketing across FOX’s divisions. From special events to corporate hospitality, Iwata and her team build experiences for FOX’S highest-profile events and series, including brands and experiences as diver…

WILL ARNETT TO HOST NEW UNSCRIPTED COMPETITION SERIES “LEGO MASTERS,” PREMIERING WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, ON FOX

Series Challenges LEGO® Fanatics to
Build Incredible Brick Creations Week-After-Week

Actor and producer Will Arnett will host new unscripted competition series LEGO MASTERS, premiering Wednesday, Feb. 5 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. The series will feature pairs of LEGO enthusiasts facing off in unbelievable brick-building challenges. Throughout the competition, Arnett, alongside expert judges, will encourage the builders, introduce incredible challenges and put the creations to the test until one duo is crowned LEGO MASTERS. Arnett, who voices…

FOX ANNOUNCES WINTER PREMIERE DATES

NEW DATING SERIES “FLIRTY DANCING,” HOSTED BY JENNA DEWAN,
TO PREVIEW FOLLOWING “NFL ON FOX” DOUBLEHEADER, SUNDAY, DECEMBER 29

HIT COMEDY “LAST MAN STANDING,” STARRING TIM ALLEN,
RETURNS THURSDAY, JANUARY 2, WITH ALL-NEW BACK-TO-BACK EPISODES,
FOLLOWED BY DEBUT OF NEW POLICE DRAMA “DEPUTY,” STARRING STEPHEN DORFF

SEASON THREE OF “GORDON RAMSAY’S 24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK”
LAUNCHES TUESDAY, JANUARY 7

NEW “9-1-1” SERIES, “9-1-1: LONE STAR,” STARRING ROB LOWE AND LIV TYLER,
PREMIERES WITH SPECIAL TWO-NIGHT EVENT ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 19,
FOLLOWING THE …

LET THE NOT-SO-SILENT-NIGHTS BEGIN WITH THE ALL-NEW COMEDY “THE MOODYS,” AIRING AS A SPECIAL THREE-NIGHT HOLIDAY EVENT SERIES PREMIERING WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4, ON FOX

Holiday-Themed Comedy Series Stars Emmy and Golden Globe Award Nominees
Denis Leary and Elizabeth Perkins

FOX invites you to survive the holidays with the all-new comedy event series THE MOODYS, starring Emmy and Golden Globe Award nominees Denis Leary (“Rescue Me,” “Animal Kingdom”) and Elizabeth Perkins (“Sharp Objects,” “Weeds”), airing over three nights, with back-to-back episodes, beginning Wednesday, Dec. 4 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT and 9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. The series continues the following week with back-to-back episodes on Monday, De…

FOX ENTERTAINMENT RENEWS ANIMATION DOMINATION’S NEWEST ENTRY, “BLESS THE HARTS,” FOR A SECOND SEASON

From Creator and Executive Producer Emily Spivey, and Executive Producers
Phil Lord and Chris Miller, New Animated Series Features Voices of
Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Jillian Bell, Ike Barinholtz and Kumail Nanjiani 

All-New Halloween-Themed Episode Airs Sunday on FOX

FOX Entertainment has ordered a second season of the new animated series BLESS THE HARTS, to air during the 2020-2021 season. With animation serving as a cornerstone of FOX programming, the network expanded its Sunday night brand this fall with the introduction of a new original …

JENNA DEWAN TO HOST NEW DATING SERIES “FLIRTY DANCING,” PREMIERING THIS WINTER ON FOX

Unscripted Series Combines Dating and Dancing for the Ultimate Blind Date

Actress, producer and dancer Jenna Dewan will host FLIRTY DANCING, the innovative new series that is part performance, part blind date, and all about romantic chemistry. In the show, complete strangers are each taught half of a dance routine, then meet for the first time on a blind date at a breathtaking location, where they will then dance together without saying a word. In this romantic approach to dating, these singles will push themselves out of their comfort zones in…

FOX MAKES FIRST PICKUP OF FALL, ORDERING FULL SEASON OF #1 NEW SERIES “PRODIGAL SON”

All-New Episode Airs Tonight on FOX

In the first pickup of the fall season, FOX has ordered nine additional episodes of the #1 new series PRODIGAL SON, raising the episode order to 22. From Emmy Award-nominated executive producer Greg Berlanti, executive producer Sarah Schechter (“Riverdale,” “You”), and executive producers/creators Chris Fedak (“Deception,” “Chuck”) and Sam Sklaver (“Deception,” “Bored to Death”), PRODIGAL SON is a fresh take on the traditional crime drama with a provocative and outrageous lead character and a darkly comedic t…

LISA SIMPSON TO OVERSEE FOX ENTERTAINMENT’S TALENT RELATIONS DEPARTMENT

From Entertainment Weekly, InStyle and People Magazines, Veteran Executive Joins Company as Senior Vice President in Rebuild of Key Unit

Lisa Simpson has been named Senior Vice President, Talent Relations, FOX Entertainment. Reporting directly to Jean Guerin, FOX Entertainment’s Executive Vice President of Publicity & Corporate Communications, Simpson will oversee the talent relations team, and provide strategic, personalized support to all of the company’s talent and their representatives. Taking a hand-crafted approach to the company’s relati…

FOX ENTERTAINMENT NAMES JULIA FRANZ, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, COMEDY, AND DANIEL WEIDENFELD, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, ANIMATION

Julia Franz has been named Senior Vice President, Comedy, and Daniel Weidenfeld has been named Senior Vice President, Animation, for FOX Entertainment, it was announced today by Michael Thorn, President, Entertainment, FOX Entertainment.

Franz will be responsible for overseeing all comedy production and development for the network. Weidenfeld will be responsible for overseeing all animated production and development for FOX Entertainment and third party platforms. Both executives will report directly to Thorn.

“Both Julia and Daniel are fant…