Mediaweek Morning Report

Tuesday March 28 2017

  • Vodafone and Nestlé join a number of local brands stopping Google ads
  • Mark Latham in another defamation dispute, this time with Wendy Harmer
  • Media Watch questions Nova, Kyle Sandilands promises Nova & 2Day “dirt”
  • The Australian’s Simon King joins the growing ranks at
  • The New Daily a big mover in Nielsen news rankings, Daily Tele back in top 10
  • oOh!media’s human resources team recognised as one of Australia’s best
  • Melb Int Comedy Fest: Dave Hughes edits Confidential, Comedy royal family
  • After readership plunge Bauer closes quarterly fashion title Shop Til You Drop
  • Caroline Marcus accuses journalists of joining modern-day thought police
  • TEN responds to gripes about The Project’s Logie nomination: “Sour grapes”
  • Box Office: Beauty and the Beast new 2017 high, $13m best since Rogue One
  • Plus: Clubs in fee dispute with Fox Sports, Seven’s credit card spending update
  • 2GB’s Ben Fordham denies Sky News move, Seven’s AFL gender imbalance
  • Freeview app nominated for international award
  • Television: Seven claims Monday as My Kitchen Rules regains supremacy
    Murder Uncovered Melbourne gangland episode finally screens
    Nine’s A Current Affair revisits Bourke Street Mall terror

New magazines this week

Seven Days

The Seven Days podcast travels to the Network Ten HQ in Sydney this week to meet Studio 10 co-host Joe Hildebrand. He is joined by regular panellists from Mediaweek James Manning and Kruti Joshi. The trio discuss Em Rusciano‘s Boy George interview controversy, The Australian Grand Prix on Fox Sports and Ten, Australian Press Council’s decision over Daily Mail’s Osher Günsberg pics, 2016 Quill Awards highlights, and more.
Listen online here.

Laura and Bruno Bouchet

Mediaweek’s James Manning visits the husband and wife team Laura and Bruno Bouchet, who are the executive producers of WSFM’s Jonesy and Amanda and KIIS 1065’s Kyle and Jackie O show. The award-winning producers talk about living and working together, and their relationship with their star hosts. Don’t miss Laura talking about Bruno’s early morning shower routine.
Listen online here.