When Fox Broadcasting Is Spun Off After the Disney Deal Closes, It Will Be ‘a Startup Company’

New Fox Entertainment CEO Charlie Collier shares his plans for the network

“We’re all eagerly awaiting our company’s new day one,” said Fox Entertainment CEO Charlie Collier. Getty Images

Fox Broadcasting is preparing for a new start in the TV industry. After the Disney deal to acquire 21st Century Fox closes in the next few months, the network will be spun off into a new company called Fox, alongside Fox News, Fox Sports and Fox Business Network.

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