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The X-Files’ Return Resurrects an Old Favourite and a Major Dropped Plot Point

At New York Comic Con, Fox released the very first look at the eleventh season of The X-Files, due on our screens next year. They’ve only filmed five of the ten new episodes, so we know that only those episodes must be included. Which means there’s a lot going on in the beginning of the season. Read More >>

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New Animatic Teases Our First Glimpses of the New Mutants Movie

We barely know anything about Josh Boone’s upcoming adaptation of young X-Men series New Mutants for Fox, but a purported new series of animated storyboards from the film at least gives us a taste of what heroes we can expect—and the villain they’ll face off against. Read More >>

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Marvel and Fox Worked Together to Swap Characters for Deadpool and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

While Marvel and Sony’s relationship has gotten closer thanks to their newfound collaborative efforts on Spider-Man, the relationship between Marvel and Fox over the movie rights for the X-Men and Fantastic Four has always been seen as a bit more frosty. It seems though that recently that relationship actually thawed a bit. Read More >>

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Fox Is Scrambling to Reboot Its X-Men Franchise: Report

Fox’s X-Men universe is in trouble and Fox knows it. Its bona fide star, Hugh Jackman as Wolverine, is done after Logan. The last X-Men movie made much less than the one before it. And Deadpool just lost its director. Read More >>

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‘The Revenant’ Leaker Faces Three Years in Prison for Copyright Infringement

A chap who copied The Revenant to a USB drive and posted it online has been arrested by the FBI and now faces a prison sentence. William Kyle Morarity seized his chance to do something naughty when he gained access to a disc copy of the movie at his workplace either on or before December the 16th, before making the blockbuster available online “on or about December 17 and 19”. It came out in the US on December 25th. Read More >>

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Fox Looks Like the Future For James Murdoch-Led Sky

James Murdoch has returned to Sky as chairman, four years after standing down in the wake of the News of the World phone-hacking scandal. His appointment has triggered talk of a takeover, with US broadcaster Fox believed to be intent on snapping up a majority share. Read More >>

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Fox News Apologises for the Whole Birmingham Thing

Comedy US news channel Fox News has apologised for letting someone lie about Birmingham on the telly, saying it was "a serious factual error" and that it could find no evidence that the city is the described no-go area for non-Muslims. No need to apologise, really. We all had a great time laughing at you and reading through tweets in our finest Brummie accents. [YouTube via Independent] Read More >>

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Batman Prequel TV Show Gotham Happens… Before Everything Happens

US TV network Fox has revealed Gotham, a series it's pitching as an "origin story" of the Bat-universe. We see kiddie Bruce Wayne watch his parents die again ("Noooo!"), as America reboots another reboot for the reboot generation. But with the series taking place "Before Penguin, before Catwoman" and before Batman himself, will there be anything of interest to see? [YouTube] Read More >>

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These Awesome Photos of a Fox Will Make You Go Aaaaawwwww

Fox are beautiful and cute, despite their chicken addiction (hey, I'm a fan of chicken too). And this photo is really sweet, especially when you look at the result. [ImgurThanks Karl!] Read More >>

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Fox News (Falsely) Reports iPhone 5 Will Have Laser Keyboard and Holographic Images

Loyal viewers of Fox 5 news will be pretty disappointed come September 21, when they discover their shiny new iPhone 5s have exactly none of the sweet features the NYC Fox affiliate has reported the phone to have. Read More >>

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Fox to Offer £10 HD Movie Downloads Weeks Ahead of Blu-Ray Release

The New York Times is reporting that 20th Century Fox is going to offer high-quality movie downloads weeks ahead of Blu-ray release using the DRM locker service UltraViolet. Costing around £10 a pop, it's planning to start with the upcoming release of Prometheus. Read More >>

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Netflix Is Bringing Its Brand New Series of Arrested Development to the UK

UK media streamers rejoice -- we're finally getting a decent chunk of Netflix's American library in the UK. It's bringing the brand new series of Arrested Development to our shores, along with a load of other primetime American shows, thanks to a deal with Fox. Read More >>

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LoveFilm Gets Cosy With Fox For a Good Dollop of Buffy

LoveFilm's still throwing punches in its war with Netflix. This time it's scored a pretty big hit tying up 20th Century Fox for both TV and movies -- say hello to 24, Prison Break, Buffy and a load of others. Read More >>

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Rupert Murdoch Is Now On Twitter!

Check it out, kids, our favourite octogenarian media tychoon has joined Twitter. I have to admit I love his Twitter picture. And he's pretty active too. Here's a sample: Read More >>

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Movie Studios Caught Pirating Movie

The same copyright barons pushing SOPA, the awful internet, are enormous hypocrites, TorrentFreak reports. They want the law as a means of stopping online piracy—but maybe they should start with their own employees. Read More >>