The Fox Corporation will be a standalone firm and began to appear on NASDAQ under the FOXA and FOX symbols as a publicly traded company on March 19, according to Reuters.
"We are thrilled to welcome our new colleagues to the FOX board". Appointing these directors was a necessary step as the Murdoch family wraps up the Disney-Fox deal.
They join Rupert Murdoch, Lachlan K. Murdoch and Jacques Nasser on the board.
Disney Chairman Robert Iger has indicated that his company will continue to release movies under the 20th Century Fox and Fox Searchlight banners.
The company issued the announcement early Tuesday, which is the same day it finalized its split from 21st Century Fox.
After outbidding Comcast, Disney's bid of $71.3 billion led shareholders to approve the acquisition in July 2018.
With the acquisition, Disney now has a huge amount of content and intellectual property, including "X-Men", "Avatar", and "Deadpool". In that role, he was interviewed often on Fox News, the cable news channel that will be a key asset in the slimmed-down version of the new company.
"The goal is to ramp up a programming pipeline for a new streaming service, called Disney+, that the company plans to launch later this year", Los Angeles Times reporter Meg James wrote on Tuesday.
In an official statement, Fox Corp.
Fox's Charlie Collier said Fox will still produce scripted-TV shows.
Mr Trump also lashed out over the weekend at three Fox News anchors including Shepard Smith saying they should be working at CNN instead.
The sale, which caps more than half a century of unceasing activity by Mr Murdoch to create a global media empire, will be formally completed at 12.02am ET on Wednesday.