It now has to show that it can hang on to its loyal army of conservative viewers, improve its working culture, and still continue to make big bucks for its corporate parent.
It's unknown exactly how much money the disgraced anchor received, as a confidentiality agreement limits what 21st Century Fox and O'Reilly's team can say about the payout.
The largest buyer purchased 7,000 of the May 31-strike calls for 74 cents each. The stock is up more than 10 percent this year, but has fallen 4 percent since news of the allegations broke April 1. Similar sexual harassment accusations led to the ouster of Fox News chief Roger Ailes in 2016.
21st Century Fox's other holdings include 20th Century Fox, Fox Searchlight Pictures, FX Networks, and National Geographic Channel.
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This conversation-as-blood-sport approach goes back at least to "The McLaughlin Group" and "Crossfire", two political talk shows that spiced up substantive discussions with contentiousness, but it became a prime-time staple in the O'Reilly era.
The star of "The O'Reilly Factor" has come under scrutiny this month after The New York Times posted an article about a series of sexual harassment allegations and settlements.
That will be Tucker Carlson, whose show is moving to the 8 p.m. slot on Fox. See what the host said about O'Reilly's abrupt exit (below)!
"In another incident, she said, O'Reilly walked past her desk and said, "'Hey hot chocolate, ' but he doesn't look at me when he said it. In theory, if he is still under contract, the company could be compelled to pay the remainder of what he is owed.
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He also spoke about O'Reilly meeting the pope this week.
Palin has not spoken openly about why her contract was not renewed at Fox.
Announcing a new lineup at the same time as the O'Reilly firing was smart, Graham said, because it enabled some viewers to say, "Oh, that's not bad". "The secret of Roger Ailes' success is that he got O'Reilly, who has unparalleled talent and was unpredictable and independent but leaned conservative".
"He helped shape the kind of very polarized discourse that has come to define politics over the past few years in America", Hollihan said.
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Las protestas contra Maduro, que iniciaron el 1 de abril, dejaron otros cinco muertos, decenas de heridos y más de 200 detenidos.
That multiplying effect gave O'Reilly a role in a seismic change, he said. "I think I could persuade the pope that providing protection and enforcing settled law is certainly not un-Christian". "It speaks to a company that has recognized that the best business decision for them is to end their relationship with Bill O'Reilly".