Broker Liberum told the Evening Standard that Disney/Fox talks throw a "curveball into the [Sky] deal", but added: "We still see a successful conclusion of the bid as most likely". If and when all is said and done, Fox would only keep their news and business news divisions, broadcast network, and Fox Sports.
As early as next week, Disney may announce the acquisition of key assets of the Rupert Murdoch-controlled Twenty-First Century Fox. Details on the deal will continue to come in, however, one thing is clear: Fox seems intent on minimizing its footprint in competing for rights fees.
Virat Kohli, Anuskha Sharma 'set to marry in Italy this week'
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have been dating each other since 2013 after meeting during the shoot of a television commercial. The denial came after several TV channels reported that the couple was likely to tie the knot between December 11-13 in Milan.
The Walt Disney Company is giving serious thought to appointing James Murdoch as its next CEO, providing the Mouse House closes a deal for 21 Century Fox's entertainment arm. Fox has also been talking to Comcast, which owns CNBC.
Fox's Nat Geo, Star, regional sports networks, movie studios and stakes in Sky and Hulu, among other properties.
Gus Malzahn, Auburn Reportedly Agree on New Contract Amid Arkansas Rumors
Auburn also played a third team to make the College Football Playoff earlier this season when Auburn fell 14-6 at Clemson. Auburn's head coach was pressed on the rumors and reports coming out of Arkansas throughout this past weekend.
Of course, this deal comes with its pros and cons.
The news has us salivating at the possibilities of an X-men/Avengers crossover and having mutants in the Marvel tv shows would be pretty damn cool. According to people briefed on the talks, James Murdoch has been suggested as a potential successor to Iger, the FT said. It's possible Disney simply had more money on the table. The Fantastic Four could finally get done the right way; Captain America could hang out with Professor X. Iron Man could trade insults with Wolverine (if Hugh Jackman comes out of retirement). But there is speculation that Disney would use Fox to distribute R-rated material.
A Grand Farewell And A Final Goodbye To Shashi Kapoor
In his tweet, he wrote, "BBC News at Ten is very sorry wrong images were used to mark the death of Shashi Kapoor . It's quite unfortunate when such things happen as everybody gets a topic to start trolling.