AMC President and General Manager Charlie Collier has been tapped as the next CEO of Entertainment for Fox, the company that will be spun off from the Disney [s:dis] acquisition of 21st Century Fox, [s:fox] Lachlan Murdoch, chairman and CEO of the new Fox company said in a press release late Friday. Collier will oversee the Fox Broadcasting Network and lead the company’s entertainment programming strategy across live, scripted and non-scripted content, Murdoch said. Dana Walden and Gary Newman, chairmen and CEOs of the Fox Television Group, will stay in their current roles until the close of the transaction.
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