Mediaweek Morning Report

Monday April 24 2017

  • Broadcast industry stunned by sudden death of NEP Group’s Keith Andrews
  • Tech: Telstra’s new streaming device, Foxtel rebrands on demand Foxtel Now
  • Network Ten casts Sophie Monk in the new season of The Bachelorette
  • Gambling ad ban: Cricket and niche sub TV broadcasters brace for impact
  • Encouraging media buyers to open their wallets for Facebook investment
  • Nielsen March news sites: #1, ABC audience up, BBC top 10
  • Finance reporters shine the light on Seven Group Holdings & Network Ten
  • Prolific Caroline Overington releases eighth novel: The Lucky One
  • Melbourne anticipates keeping TV Week Logies for 2018 60th celebration
  • New app launch – 20Four: Original content generated by sporting stars
  • Tabcorp and Tatts merger to impact Seven West Media’s
  • ARIA Charts: Ed Sheeran’s record-breaking run, Kendrick Lamar album debuts

Special coverage: TV Week Logie Awards 2017

  • Golden night for Samuel Johnson and his Seven miniseries Molly
  • Johnson becomes just second actor in seven years to win Gold
  • Molly wins public vote, yet industry chooses Foxtel’s dramas
  • The Project, Working Dog’s quiz show & Gogglebox winners for TEN
  • Foxtel celebrates Logies haul with eight including Sky News’ first
  • Industry remembers past heroes: Including 2 wins for Please Like Me

New in Mediaweek Magazine

In the new issue of Mediaweek magazine:

  • Amazon Prime Video stepping up its marketing with American Gods launch
  • Louise Barrett, News Corp Australia executive GM of network sales, on innovation and brand safety
  • New Adshel chief executive Mike Tyquin on digital and automation
  • Inside Rolling Stone Australia’s partnership with Pandora radio
  • Tribe’s Jules Lund talks micro-influencers
  • Junkee Punkee: What’s new for oOh!media’s publishing powerhouse
  • Dan Barrett visits set of Nine & CJZ’s already controversial new biopic House of Bond
  • Staff moves at Triple M, ARN, MCN, Fredbird, WeThinkMedia
  • Spectator at Good Friday Appeal, Nine’s TeamKids Easter Appeal + Nova Brisbane’s 12th birthday

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