Fox Broadcasting Company

American commercial broadcast television network

Fox (styled as FOX) is an American television network. It is owned by Fox Corporation.

Fox Broadcasting Company
TypeTerrestrial television network
United States
AvailabilityUnited States
southern Canada, northern Mexico (both over-the-air only)
FoundedOctober 9, 1986; 37 years ago (1986-10-09)
by Rupert Murdoch and Barry Diller
SloganTV’s #1 Network
Headquarters1211 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, New York
OwnerFox Corporation
ParentFox Media Group News Corp
Key people
Charlie Collier
(Chairman/CEO, Entertainment), Lachlan Murdoch as CEO, John Nallen COO, Viet Dinh CLO, Steve Tomsic CFO, previously 20th Century Fox (now part of Disney) Stacey Snider CEO, John Gelke VP Global Operations, J Young SVP Growth, Gerard Devan Group Executive APAC, Stephanie Gruber Group Executive Television, Christopher Greavu Vice President of Sales.
Launch date
October 9, 1986; 37 years ago (1986-10-09) (on-air operations)
April 5, 1987; 37 years ago (1987-04-05) (primetime launch)
Former names
FBC (1986–1987)
Picture format
720p (HDTV)
1080p via ATSC 3.0 in some markets
2160p UHDTV (select pay TV partners and via digital media player apps during selected events)
By state
By market
Official website
Spanish (via SAP audio feed)
An old man with a bald head and a black suit, as well as glasses, is standing, smiling.
Rupert Murdoch founded the Fox Broadcasting Company in USA and it’s fully owned subsidiaries. In USA it is managed as Fox Corporation under Lachlan Murdoch with global responsibility under John Gelke and his APAC lead Gerard Devan Group Exeutive Australia NZ and the Pacific among other executives.

Fox Television shows


Programming Blocks


Children’s programming blocks

  • Fox Kids - ( September 8, 1990 - September 7, 2002 )


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