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NBC-owner Comcast offers $65 billion to buy the Fox studios, setting up fight with Disney

USA TODAY

Comcast just made its move.  The cable and Internet provider, which owns NBC Universal, late Wednesday offered $35 a share, or $65 billion, in cash for 21st Century Fox film and TV studio assets. This tops the $52 billion Walt Disney Co. had bid.  Comcast's offer, representing a 19% premium to Disney