Fox Execs Introduce ‘New Fox’ and JAZ Pods to Buyers at Upfront

Event includes lofty promises about ratings for Thursday Night Football and Last Man Standing

Fox chiefs Dana Walden and Gary Newman said next season's audience will be "bigger and broader." Frank Micelotta/PictureGroup/FOX

Fox Broadcasting doesn’t know whether it will still be a part of 21st Century Fox by this time next year—if the Disney-Fox deal closes, it will be spun off into a company called New Fox—but the network shared its plans for its own future with buyers at today’s upfront presentation.

@jasonlynch Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.