The Murdochs: Empire of Influence tells the definitive story of the world’s most powerful media family. Featuring exclusive reporting from The New York Times, interviews with people who worked inside the Murdoch companies, and decades of rich archival footage, this documentary series goes behind the scenes of the improbable rise of an infamous media tycoon, his outsized political influence around the globe, and the brutal succession battle between his children over who will inherit his throne. It’s a story about high-stakes dealmaking, political maneuvering, and dynastic betrayals -- and how the ambitions of one family birthed the largest conservative media empire in history and reshaped the entire world.
|1.||Father Issues||Get Subtitle||Mirror 2||42:06||Meet the Murdochs -- a family of extreme power and no small amount of sibling rivalry. This episode revisits the origins of Rupert Murdoch's news empire in his native Australia and the start of his quest for power and influence.||2.||Ruthless Expansion||Get Subtitle||Mirror 2||42:06||As they come of age, the Murdoch children get a taste of the family business and begin a decades-long competition to be Rupert’s heir apparent. Now owner of the New York Post, Murdoch uses the paper’s political clout in the United States to expand his empire from print to television. With help from the Reagan administration and money acquired after a violent showdown with British labor unions, Murdoch creates a fourth major broadcasting network in America and forms a new 24-hour cable network: Fox News Channel.|
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