Fox Entertainment Group is a United States-based company founded by Rupert Murdoch on January 1, 1985. The company is a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox and its headquarters is located at Fox Plaza in Los Angeles. Originally named after William Fox, a key figure in the organization, the group is now led by CEOs Charlie Collier and Jim Gianopulos.
Operating in the film industry, Fox Entertainment Group has a number of subsidiaries under its umbrella, including Fox News, Fox Networks Group, Fox Searchlight Pictures, 20th Century Fox Animation, Beliefnet, Blue Sky Studios, Hulu, Fox Studios Australia, Regency Enterprises, Fox Next, Fox Music, and Fox Star Studios. The organization has also expanded into sports with Fox Sports 1.
The company is incorporated in Delaware and trades on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the symbol "FOX". Fox Entertainment Group also has a presence on the New York Stock Exchange. With an IRS number of 954066193 and a Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code of 7812, the company has a workforce of 12,100 employees.
In its years of operation, the Fox Entertainment Group has been acquired by News Corp through the Acquisition of Fox Entertainment Group by News Corp.