Mediaweek Morning Report

Thursday March 30 2017

  • Legal advice keeps Kyle Sandilands from revealing radio executive names
    “It’s corporate espionage. I don’t like it. It is sneaky, low dog behaviour”

    “Don’t employ dirty tactics, you are better than that”
  • TEG announces technology partnership between TEG Rewards and Wakoopa
  • Turner Australia appoints Alex Trippas director of networks and content sales
  • Mark Latham off air: Sky News CEO Angelos Frangopoulos terminates contract
  • As Fairfax shares surge, further details about TPG plans for tilt at publisher
  • Deborah Hutton joins Bauer’s Now To Love as editor-at-large of Reinvention
  • Global publisher Evolve Media targeting millennials and mums with Australia restructure
  • Free-to-air TV chiefs Marks & Worner in Canberra to lobby ahead of Budget
  • ABC Commercial to showcase drama at MIPTV including Newton’s Law
  • Netflix Marvel properties take over TV Demand cross platform charts
  • Sports: The AFL won’t charge Seven extra if Grand Final moved to twilight
  • Television: Seven records biggest share since Australian Open as MKR hits 2017 high
    Seven’s midweek whitewash with six entries in top 10, 28.2% share

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.