SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): March 18, 2019
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission||(I.R.S. Employer|
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
|1211 Avenue of the Americas|
|New York, New York||10036|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code 212-852-7000
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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|ITEM 8.01|| |
On March 18, 2019, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (the Company or 21CF) and The Walt Disney Company (Disney) announced that the distribution adjustment multiple used to determine the portion of each share of 21CF common stock to be exchanged for common stock of Fox Corporation (FOX) in the Distribution (as defined below), has been calculated to be approximately 1.357190, in accordance with the Amended and Restated Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of June 20, 2018, by and among 21CF, Disney, TWDC Holdco 613 Corp., the holding company that will own both Disney and 21CF following the completion of the transactions contemplated thereby, and certain of Disneys other subsidiaries. 21CF expects to distribute, at approximately 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on March 19, 2019, all issued and outstanding shares of FOX common stock to 21CF stockholders (other than holders of the shares held by subsidiaries of 21CF) on a pro rata basis (the Distribution). A copy of the joint press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
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FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
Joint press release issued by Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. and The Walt Disney Company, dated March 18, 2019
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY FOX, INC.|
|Date: March 18, 2019||By:|
|Executive Vice President and Deputy Group General Counsel|