Fox Mum on Upfront Take, But Sources Say Its $1.95 Billion

Fox has completed its prime-time upfront negotiations, taking in about $1.95 billion, slightly more than last year, and selling ad units at cost-per-thousand increases on average between 9-10 percent higher than last year, according to sources familiar with the negotiations.

Fox officials, however, were mum about issuing or confirming any numbers. Fox Broadcasting sales president Jon Nesvig was not available for comment, and a general statement issued by Fox simply said,