Fox Broadcasting Company

American commercial broadcast television network

Fox (styled as FOX) is an American television network. Along with ABC, CBS, and NBC, it is one of the country's four major television networks. 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; 35 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)
Launch date
October 9, 1986; 35 years ago (1986-10-09) (on-air operations)
April 5, 1987; 35 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

Fox Television showsEdit


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