Media Coverage

March 2014

Lupita Nyong’o Inspires at ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon

By |March 5th, 2014|

Academy Award Winner Lupita Nyong’o was honored with the Best Breakthrough Performance Award at ESSENCE’s 7th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon for her work in Fox Searchlight’s acclaimed 12 Years a Slave. The award was presented by one of her 12 Years a Slave co-stars, celebrated actress Alfre Woodard.

In accepting the award, Lupita shared a moving, personal story which perfectly illustrates the theme […]

November 2013

NPR coverage of FOX’s multicultural mindset

By |November 14th, 2013|

This is a nice NPR article on our efforts to support multicultural perspectives in every aspect of our business. It just makes sense…in so many ways and for so many reasons.http://n.pr/17t3qwO

Jennifer Hudson gets her own Hollywood Star

By |November 13th, 2013|

We are pleased and proud to congratulate our multi-talentedAmerican Idol alumna and Black Nativity star Jennifer Hudson on receiving her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today.

Such fantastic and well-deserved recognition!

http://bit.ly/1eN7qQo

Breaking the “one black friend” pattern

By |November 7th, 2013|

This is progress! Great article from TIME. We are thrilled to be helping break the “one black friend” pattern!

http://ti.me/1auBgkV

October 2013

Praise for Sleepy Hollow’s special breed of black female character

By |October 24th, 2013|

Below is a link to an interesting article on BuzzFeed, which includes a nice mention of Sleepy Hollow‘s Lt. Abbie Mills (Nicole Beharie) as an example of a more realistic, strong black female character.  It’s a nice write-up, and great recognition for a terrific character. Let’s work to help this trend continue!

http://bit.ly/H5bMUv

FOX #1 Broadcast Network in LGBT Inclusion

By |October 11th, 2013|

We’re proud to share that FOX ranks first among broadcast networks in the GLAAD Network Responsibility Index. 42% of its primetime programming hours include LGBT characters or storylines.  

Read the Variety coverage >>