‘I hope you have an amazing festive season. And now, just… f*** off’: Moment actor Brian Cox swears to camera while signing off on BBC’s Newsnight in the style of his foul-mouthed Succession character

‘I hope you have an amazing festive season. And now, just… f*** off’: Moment actor Brian Cox swears to camera while signing off on BBC’s Newsnight in the style of his foul-mouthed Succession character

This is the moment Brian Cox gave a Succession-style sign off on Newsnight telling the audience to ‘have an amazing festive season’ before ordering them to ‘just… f** off’. The Scottish actor appeared on the late-night BBC  show for its final episode of 2023 reflecting on his role as the foul-mouth tyrant Logan Roy on the Emmy-award … Read more

EMILY PRESCOTT: Has Rupert Murdoch’s granddaughter split from her husband after just one year?

EMILY PRESCOTT: Has Rupert Murdoch’s granddaughter split from her husband after just one year?

By Emily Prescott Published: 00:53 GMT, 12 November 2023 | Updated: 02:34 GMT, 12 November 2023 Her grandfather Rupert Murdoch is no stranger to divorce, with four ex-wives and one abruptly abandoned engagement to his name. Now friends fear Charlotte Freud’s marriage to rapper Luke Storey might also be on the rocks, just a year after … Read more

Celebrity subterfuge! As Meryl Streep joins a growing list of stealth splitters by keeping her separation a secret for six YEARS – who else has ensured their marital woes remain under the radar?

Celebrity subterfuge! As Meryl Streep joins a growing list of stealth splitters by keeping her separation a secret for six YEARS – who else has ensured their marital woes remain under the radar?

For those in the know, secret romances are nothing new in showbiz circles – just ask Taylor Swift, whose high-profile list of former relationships have mostly been shielded from public scrutiny, despite her enormous fame.  But secret breakups are a rarer occurrence, or at least they were until Meryl Streep joined a growing list of stealth splitters by … Read more

ANDREW NEIL: How the bitter feud between the two Murdoch brothers makes William and Harry’s fallout look like a tea party

ANDREW NEIL: How the bitter feud between the two Murdoch brothers makes William and Harry’s fallout look like a tea party

Last week Rupert Murdoch announced he was stepping back and handing over the running of the massive media business he had built, almost from scratch, over 70 years and across three continents, to his son Lachlan. The move was heralded as a watershed in the history of the Murdoch Empire, in which he’d finally decided … Read more

Dying Dynasty: Billionaire family that inspired hit 1980s soap is back at war as grandson of oil tycoon who left $6B fortune is branded ‘an unstable pathological liar’ by his own stepdad – who claims he was cheated out of $50M in joint business ventures

Dying Dynasty: Billionaire family that inspired hit 1980s soap is back at war as grandson of oil tycoon who left $6B fortune is branded ‘an unstable pathological liar’ by his own stepdad – who claims he was cheated out of $50M in joint business ventures

Move over Logan Roy. There’s a new succession story in town – a tale of greed, deceit and drugs that has torn apart the family of an industry titan. The grandson of late oil tycoon Marvin Davis, who owned the Beverly Hills Hotel and sold 20th Century Fox to Rupert Murdoch, is going to trial … Read more

Tucker Carlson mulled running for PRESIDENT to escape his Fox News contract, Ron DeSantis kicked the TV host’s dog and Rupert Murdoch called Sean Hannity ‘retarded’, new Michael Wolff book claims

Tucker Carlson mulled running for PRESIDENT to escape his Fox News contract, Ron DeSantis kicked the TV host’s dog and Rupert Murdoch called Sean Hannity ‘retarded’, new Michael Wolff book claims

Tucker Carlson thought about running for president to escape his Fox News contract, Ron DeSantis may have kicked the television host’s dog and Rupert Murdoch called Sean Hannity ‘retarded’, a new bombshell book has claimed. Author Michael Wolff detailed the shocking allegations in his upcoming book The Fall: The End of Fox News and the … Read more

The Murdoch struggle for Succession isn’t over – and it’s sister Elisabeth who holds the key after Rupert Murdoch steps away from the media empire

The Murdoch struggle for Succession isn’t over – and it’s sister Elisabeth who holds the key after Rupert Murdoch steps away from the media empire

Celebration was in the air as Rupert Murdoch, his sons Lachlan and James and executives from his newspaper and broadcast empire took their seats in the private dining room at Hammersmith’s River Cafe. As ever, the fashionable watering hole of London’s media elites was abuzz with lively mid-week chatter, but even among these sophisticates the … Read more

The heir who won an empire: How Lachlan Murdoch was brought up in New York high society but ‘never behaved like a spoiled rich kid’ as he pored through newspapers with his mogul father before growing up to inherit his life’s work

The heir who won an empire: How Lachlan Murdoch was brought up in New York high society but ‘never behaved like a spoiled rich kid’ as he pored through newspapers with his mogul father before growing up to inherit his life’s work

As a youngster, pull-up competitions with his brother James are said to have only ended when their hands bled.  As an adult, Lachlan Murdoch has been steeped in the ethos of his father’s media empire for more than three decades.  Today it was announced 92-year-old Rupert Murdoch is stepping down from his role as chairman of Fox … Read more

What the future holds for Rupert Murdoch’s heir Lachlan and Fox News as it faces pivotal 2024 US election, decline of Biden and the ever-present specter of Trump

What the future holds for Rupert Murdoch’s heir Lachlan and Fox News as it faces pivotal 2024 US election, decline of Biden and the ever-present specter of Trump

The resignation of Rupert Murdoch as leader of Fox News‘ parent company will leave his eldest son Lachlan Murdoch in control, raising questions about what the shake-up means for the cable news giant as it covers the 2024 election. Lachlan will take over as chair of News Corp and continue as executive chair and CEO of Fox News … Read more

Rupert Murdoch, 92, to step down as chairman of Fox and NewsCorp after 70 years – with son Lachlan set to take over

Rupert Murdoch, 92, to step down as chairman of Fox and NewsCorp after 70 years – with son Lachlan set to take over

Rupert Murdoch today announced that he is stepping down as chairman of Fox and News Corp after 70 years – with second son Lachlan chosen by his father to take over the family’s media dynasty. The Australian-born billionaire, 92, revealed he will move to a new role of Chairman Emeritus, declaring the ‘time is right’ to take on … Read more