Two Titans’ Rocky Relationship Stands Between Comcast and Fox

0
1
Two Titans’ Rocky Relationship Stands Between Comcast and Fox

At one point last fall, Comcast Corp. Chief Executive Brian Roberts and other top executives at the cable giant thought they were near the deal of a lifetime to buy Rupert Murdoch’s entertainment assets.

Then everything went quiet. Mr. Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox postponed phone calls and didn’t share promised data on its business, people familiar with the talks said. There were days of silence when Comcast expected heavy negotiations.

Read More