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FOX acquires Gumby

FOX Entertainment has acquired the iconic animated character Gumby, and all his friends, from the estate of Joseph Clokey, son of creator Art Clokey, it was announced today by FOX Entertainment CEO Charlie Collier.  The acquisition expands on FOX Entertainment’s long-term strategy of building a select, curated and culturally compelling library of owned content and […]

February 9, 2022

FOX Entertainment acquires TMZ

FOX Entertainment has acquired the entertainment platform TMZ and all its media properties from WarnerMedia. Under terms of the agreement, FOX will own and operate all TMZ-branded linear, digital and experiential assets, including its hit syndicated magazine programmes, TMZ and TMZ LIVE, both of which air on 18 network affiliates owned by FOX Television Stations; […]

September 14, 2021

WarnerMedia to sell TMZ?

Tabloid entertainment publisher and broadcasting brand TMZ is reportedly being sold to Fox by AT&T. The move is yet another sign that AT&T/Warner is looking to divest itself of non-core business divisions. AT&T is also in the process of combining WarnerMedia’s entertainment, sports and news assets with Discovery’s nonfiction and international entertainment and sports businesses […]

August 12, 2021By Chris Forrester