Elisabeth Murdoch

Elisabeth Murdoch emerges as surprise BBC director general candidate, claims report

Elisabeth Murdoch has reportedly emerged as a potential replacement for outgoing BBC director general Tony Hall. Murdoch most famously was the head of production company Shine UK and sold shows to the broadcaster including Masterchef. She also co-founded Sister, which produced the Sky/HBO hit series Chernobyl. Within her father Rupert’s media empire, she held roles […]

Elisabeth Murdoch delays joining News board

Elisabeth Murdoch, daughter of News Corp chairman Rupert, will not be joining the News board this year. Following News Corp’s acquisition of Elisabeth Murdoch’s production and distribution company Shine, she was expected to be voted on to the board of News at the company’s annual general meeting. However, she has now said that it would […]