Fox-Disney: Now Get Ready for the Power Struggle

Disney has acquired a large piece of 21st Century Fox for $62B.

The deal combines 2 of Hollywood’s 6 major film studios under one roof.

Verizon and Comcast were also pursuing the deal.

Below is how the deal compares to past Hollywood mergers:

The remaining Fox company will be spun off with assets including:
Fox News
2) Fox Business cable news networks
3) FS1 cable sports channel
4) The Big Ten Network 
5) 28 local TV stations
6) Fox broadcast network.

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Updated Hulu ownership:
1) Disney: 60%
2) Comcast: 30%
3) Time Warner: 10%

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