Monthly Archives: January 2017

National Geographic Documentary Films launches Further Filmmaker Fellowship with Sundance Institute to spotlight young filmmakers who enlighten and inspire

National Geographic harnesses the power of storytelling to share science, adventure and exploration programming from all reaches of the world, and through the launch of a new fellowship program, the company will support the next generation of filmmakers whose work … Continue reading

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Fox Earns 7 nominations for the 89th Academy Awards

Congratulations to our Fox employees who worked on the films nominated for the 89th Academy Awards. Fox received seven Oscar nominations. Here’s the list of  nominations: Best Picture “Hidden Figures” Writing (Adapted Screenplay) “Hidden Figures” Actress in a Supporting Role … Continue reading

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Courteney Monroe, CEO of National Geographic, listed on Vanity Fair’s 6 TV Power Players to Watch in 2017

Read the story: Vanity Fair: 6 TV Power Players to Watch in 2017

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Fox and LA Promise screen ‘Hidden Figures’ for 10,000 girls in Los Angeles

Nearly 10,000 young women from middle and high schools across Los Angeles County gathered at the University of Southern California’s Galen Center on January 10 for an exclusive screening of Hidden Figures, the hit film from 20th Century Fox that … Continue reading

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FX winter 2017 TCA recap: ‘American Horror Story’ renewed, Donald Glover inks overall deal, diversity update, Peak TV continues

A day after FOX made a splash at the winter 2017 Television Critics Association (TCA) press tour in Pasadena, California, it was FX Networks and FX Productions’ turn to take the stage on Thursday. Highlights from the day include FX … Continue reading

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National Geographic celebrates ocean conservation in new documentary premiering this Sunday Jan. 15 at 7/6c

After a career in ocean conservation lasting more than 60 years, Dr. Sylvia Earle is taking her research to new heights in the latest documentary from National Geographic, Sea of Hope: America’s Underwater Treasures. The film follows Earle and her … Continue reading

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Liba Rubenstein Joins 21st Century Fox Social Impact Team

We are excited to have Liba Rubenstein join Fox, again. Liba is joining 21st Century Fox and will lead all of our social impact programs. Our social impact programs are a big priority, from strategic philanthropy, leveraging programming to amplify … Continue reading

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