21st Century Fox, Inc.
21st Century Fox, Inc. operates as a global media company, which engages in television broadcasting and film production. It operates through five segments: Cable Network Programming, Filmed Entertainment, Television, Direct Broadcast Satellite Television and Other, Corporate and Eliminations. The Cable Network Programming segment consists of the production and licensing of programming distributed through cable television systems and direct broadcast satellite operators primarily in the U.S., Latin America, Europe, and Asia. The Filmed Entertainment segment engages in the production and acquisition of live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in all formats in all entertainment media worldwide and the production and licensing of television programming worldwide. The Television segment consists of the broadcasting of network programming in the U.S. and the operation of broadcast television stations. The Direct Broadcast Satellite Television segment engages in the distribution of basic and premium programming services via satellite and broadband directly to subscribers in Italy. The Other, Corporate and Eliminations segment consists of corporate overhead and eliminations and other businesses. News Corp. consists of the businesses spun off by the old News Corp. (now known as 21st Century Fox) which include newspapers, information and digital marketing services, digital real estate services, book publishing, digital education and sports programming and pay-TV distribution in Australia. The company was founded on June 28, 2013 and is headquartered in New York, NY.