Walt Disney’s entertainment kingdom is about to get a whole lot bigger thanks to its purchase of 21st Century Fox assets, which includes properties such as ‘The Simpsons’. Photo: TNS

Disney closes US$71 billion deal for Rupert Murdoch’s Fox entertainment assets

  • Disney takes over a portfolio that includes 20th Century Fox studio, the FX and National Geographic cable networks, and an additional 30 per cent of Hulu, the online video service
  • Sale also represents the end of an era for Rupert Murdoch, the 88-year-old media mogul who steered the Fox studio for nearly four decades
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Walt Disney’s entertainment kingdom is about to get a whole lot bigger thanks to its purchase of 21st Century Fox assets, which includes properties such as ‘The Simpsons’. Photo: TNS
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