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Fox Broadcasting Company
TypeTelevision network
CountryUnited States
Foundedby Rupert Murdoch, Barry Diller
SloganSo Bold, So Brash, So Fox
HeadquartersLos Angeles, California
AreaUnited States
OwnerFox Entertainment Group
(News Corporation (1994-2013)/News Corp/21st Century Fox (2013-present))
Key peoplePeter Rice
Chairman, Entertainment
Kevin Reilly
President, Entertainment
Launch dateOctober 9, 1986
Former namesBriefly abbreviated "FBC" in 1986-1987.
Picture format720p HD
480i SD (formatted to downconverted widescreen in many markets)
Available throughout the U.S. See List of Fox affiliates
DirecTV 16 (SD)
398 (HD)
Available on most cable systems Check local listings
Internet television Full Episode Player Watch live (US only)

Fox (styled FOX) is an United States television network. Along with ABC, CBS, and NBC, it is one of the country's four major television networks. It is owned by Fox Entertainment Group.

An old man with a bald head and a black suit, as well as glasses, is standing, smiling.
Rupert Murdoch co-founded the Fox Broadcasting Company, along with media executive Barry Diller.

Currently broadcast

Animated (under the Animation Domination banner)

A man with shoulder length salt & pepper hair sitting in front of a microphone.
Matt Groening – creator of The Simpsons, Fox's longest running program
Show Run
The Simpsons (1989–present)
Family Guy (1999–present)
American Dad! (2005–present)
The Cleveland Show (2009–present)
Bob's Burgers (2011–present)


Award Run
The Teen Choice Awards (1999–present)
The American Country Awards (2010–present)


Jane Lynch – star of Glee
Show Run
Bones (2005–present)
Fringe (2008–present)
Glee (2009–present)
Touch (2012–present)
The Mob Doctor (2012–present)

News and information

News Run
Fox News Sunday (1996–present)


Simon Cowell – creator of American Idol and The X Factor (where he is also a judge).
Show Run
Cops (1989–present)
American Idol (2002–present)
So You Think You Can Dance (2005–present)
Hell's Kitchen (2005–present)
Kitchen Nightmares (2007–present)
MasterChef (2010–present)
Mobbed (2011–present)
The X Factor (2011–present)
Take Me Out (2012–present)
The Choice (2012–present)
Hotel Hell (2012–present)


Show Run
Raising Hope (2010–present)
New Girl (2011–present)
Ben and Kate (2012–present)
The Mindy Project (2012–present)


Joe Buck – lead announcer for Fox's coverage of MLB and the NFL

Upcoming series

Formerly broadcast

Animated primetime series

Mike Judge – creator and lead voice actor of the animated series King of the Hill.

Children's (Fox Kids/Fox Box/4Kids TV)


Hugh Laurie – star of House

Game shows

Late night

Joan Rivers – host of The Late Show, the first nightly program on Fox.

Reality shows and talent competitions

An old man is standing, walking, and smiling, wearing a gray suit with a tie.
John Walsh – creator and host of America's Most Wanted which ran for 23 year.

Science fiction and action


Ed O'Neill – star of the sitcom Married...with Children
Tracy Ullman – creator and star of The Tracey Ullman Show.



Show Run
Cedric the Entertainer Presents (2002–03)
The Edge (1992–93)
In the Flow with Affion Crockett (2011)
Show Run
Kelsey Grammer Presents The Sketch Show (2005)
Osbournes Reloaded (2009)
Townsend Television (1993)


Other websites

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