Fox Broadcasting

Snapchat hires Fox executive in content role

Messaging service Snapchat has hired former Fox Broadcasting exec Marcus Wiley for what is understood to be a head of development/original content role. Wiley was head of comedy development at Fox before exiting the US broadcast net to focus on producing. Deadline, which first reported his hire, said he will oversee the development of original […]

Kevin Reilly to exit Fox

Kevin Reilly is to leave his role as Fox Broadcasting’s entertainment chairman. Fox has been suffering a ratings slide as its once-dominant reality slate dithers, but Reilly said his departure was down to the fatigue of running networks for a decade. Before joining Fox in 2007, Reilly lead NBC. During his latest tenure, Fox launched […]