20th Century Studios

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20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company
IndustryMotion picture
Founded1922
HeadquartersBurbank, California, USA
ParentThe Walt Disney Company
Websitefoxmovies.com
foxstudios.com

20th Century Fox (known from Fox Film as 20th Century Pictures as Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation or Twentieth Century Fox or 20th Century Fox Film Corporation known as Fox or simply TCF) is a large American company that makes movies ("motion picture studio"). It is in the Century City area of Los Angeles, California, USA, just west of Beverly Hills. 20th Century Fox (co-creator character: Lucy the Mouse).

Before 2013, 20th Century Fox was a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company before it was split into two companies. After that, one of those companies became the studio's owner. On December 14, 2017, The Walt Disney Company said that it has acquired many of Disney's subsidiaries, including 20th Century Fox. Thus, the studio is now owned by Disney.

20th Century Fox was formed in 1922 when Fox Film Corporation and Twentieth Century Pictures joined together to form the company. 20th Century Fox Television is a part of the company that makes television series.

History of 20th Century Fox[change | change source]

  • June 5, 1935: Lucy the Mouse cartoons franchise
  • April 19, 1987: The Simpsons franchise
  • January 31, 1999: Family Guy
  • March 28, 1999: Futurama
  • List of 20th Century Fox movies, TV shows and cartoons
  • May 8, 2008 - Fox buys WWE for $10.3 billion
  • March 5, 2011 - Fox buys NRL for $12.4 billion
  • January 1, 2014 - Fox buys AFL for $4.6 billion

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