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The most promising internal and external candidates to take over as chairman of entertainment for Fox Broadcasting Company
Joe Earley: Fox COO worked his way through the ranks of marketing and publicity after joining Fox as a senior publicist in 1994. Indicative of Earley's possible successor status is his expanded role in recent months. Comedy and drama development and programming teams were added to his purview in March. But insiders say Earley's promotion was too recent for him to be considered for top job.