Mediaweek Morning Report

Tuesday April 4 2017

  • Newly merged printing giant PMP/IPMG closes Hannanprint Noble Park facility
  • Twitter upbeat about plans to expand video advertising and live TV broadcasts
  • The CEO Magazine opens entries for 6th annual Executive of the Year Awards
  • 2017 APRA Music Awards: Flume and D. D Dumbo among the winners
  • Days after previous editor quit, Bauer appoints new Cosmopolitan editor
  • The Kalgoorlie Miner reporter who refused to leave a courtroom in WA
  • British newspaper grows readership and profits – how it makes its money
  • Bullying, online fighting – is this good or bad for major reality TV series?
  • The TV year might have peaked writes Sarah Thomas – Big Little Lies over
  • Royal Easter Show 2017: ARN partner for KIIS Alley, K&J + J&A showbags
  • Box Office: Beauty And The Beast passes $26m, weekend movies take $18m

Tuesday TV:

  • Nine ends Seven’s 12-night winning streak with Monday victory
  • Married At First Sight final episode ranks #1 with 1.38m season high
  • Seven’s MKR not far behind as Home & Away busts through 800,000
  • ABC’s best Monday share of 2017: Aust Story, Media Watch 700,000+
  • Breakfast TV: Viewers prefer Nine’s Bowral backdrop to Seven’s Waikiki waves

New magazines this week

Real Housewives of Sydney's Melissa Tkautz

The complete insiders guide to Arena TV’s Real Housewives of Sydney with soap star, then popstar, and now reality TV star Melissa Tkautz. Our favourite Sydney Real Housewife talks to Mediaweek’s James Manning and Andrew Mercado.

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Mediaweek TV Podcast

Andrew Mercado and James Manning discuss the TV Week Logie nominations and don’t miss Mercado’s tips for winners in the key categories. Plenty of other TV news, comment and reviews too. From Married At First Sight and Wentworth to Neighbours and The Walking Dead. Plus an update on Andrew Mercado’s new cinema venture.

Listen online here.

Seven Days

Seven Days podcast travels to the Nine HQ in Sydney to meet the broadcaster’s NRL host James Bracey before the Thursday night clash between Bulldogs and Broncos at the ANZ Stadium. Topics discussed include the breakfast TV tour battle, Mark Latham‘s sacking, updates at Bauer Media, the Logies, Kyle Sandilands‘ slamming of the competition and more.

Listen online here.