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Emily Watkins

Media reporter

Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily covers all things "media" for Crikey and is based in Sydney. She has previously worked for the ABC's Media Watch and reported on courts, crocodiles and occasionally UFOs for the NT News.

Solomon who? ... Vale Iain Shedden ... Assange's right of reply

Solomon who? ... Vale Iain Shedden ... Assange's right of reply

Fairfax's business pages get their businessmen in a muddle, confusing Solomon Lew and Garry Hounslew.

Who will replace Lisa Wilkinson?

Who will replace Lisa Wilkinson?

For viewers waking up with Today this morning, longtime host Lisa Wilkinson was missing, and there's no obvious contender to replace her, media analyst Peter Cox says.

ABC's 'exclusive' with HRC ... Hendo's howlers ... Disney copies Aunty ....

ABC's 'exclusive' with HRC ... Hendo's howlers ... Disney copies Aunty ....

Aunty's chat with Hillary Clinton isn't that special. And other media tidbits of the day.

Audio and video are the new ABC buzzwords, internal documents show

Audio and video are the new ABC buzzwords, internal documents show

The ABC is preparing for yet another restructure announcement, where it's likely to make changes to increase communication and content between its silos.

How do you define 'exclusive'? ... BuzzFeed v NYT ... NBC buried Weinstein report ...

How do you define 'exclusive'? ... BuzzFeed v NYT ... NBC buried Weinstein report ...

The Oz must have a different definition of "exclusive" to the rest of Australia. And other media tidbits of the day.

NT News' dating column ... jail sentence for journo in Turkey. ... 'Contributor Namy' balls-up ...

NT News' dating column ... jail sentence for journo in Turkey. ... 'Contributor Namy' balls-up ...

'Contributor Namy's' latest column raises some eyebrows. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Ten shares worthless ... un-forkin'-believable ... police stuff-up kept Weinstein free ...

Ten shares worthless ... un-forkin'-believable ... police stuff-up kept Weinstein free ...

The NYPD mishandling a case two years ago allowed Harvey Weinstein to stay on the street. And other media tidbits of the day.

ABC blocked from covering Abbott ... Bauer appeals record Rebel damages ... Weinstein: who knew what? ...

ABC blocked from covering Abbott ... Bauer appeals record Rebel damages ... Weinstein: who knew what? ...

Bauer sets up to fight the landmark damages awarded to Rebel Wilson. And other media tidbits of the day.

Attack on Q&A audience member breaches standards ... Guthrie v Fifield continued ... journo dies from overwork

Attack on Q&A audience member breaches standards ... Guthrie v Fifield continued ... journo dies from overwork

Michelle Guthrie squares up against some political heavyweights. And other media tidbits of the day.

How are Australian freelance journalists funding their work?

How are Australian freelance journalists funding their work?

It's getting harder and harder for freelance journalists to get by just on selling work to legacy media, so how are they getting by?