McLachlan sues for defamation … good feud guide … News Corp share sell-off …

McLachlan sues for defamation … good feud guide … News Corp share sell-off …

February 2, 2018

Craig McLachlan has engaged Stuart Littlemore QC in legal action against the ABC, Fairfax and actor Christie Whelan Browne over stories published that accuse him of sexual harassment on the set of the 2014 Rocky Horror Show.

Fairfax HQ moving house … ABC sound library plan … Facebook users less engaged? …

Fairfax HQ moving house … ABC sound library plan … Facebook users less engaged? …

February 1, 2018

Fairfax is shopping around for a new Sydney headquarters. An email to staff this morning fromCEO Greg Hywood said the company had started looking for a new home in or around the Sydney CBD.

BBC consider pay cap for equality … the revolving door … ABC’s new schedule …

BBC consider pay cap for equality … the revolving door … ABC’s new schedule …

January 30, 2018 1

BBC managers are considering capping all full-time presenter salaries after pay inequalities between men and women at the broadcaster became public, after six male hosts said they would take pay cuts.

What does Gerard Whateley’s move to SEN mean for the future of sports radio?

What does Gerard Whateley’s move to SEN mean for the future of sports radio?

January 30, 2018 7

The veteran sports caller's defection from ABC came as a shock to many, but to those watching the changing tides of commercial radio, the move is a little more obvious than it might appear.

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

January 30, 2018

Nine and Seven brought back some big guns, and one notable exception apart, it was a close night.

Did Seven take the bait? … that’s live TV … the revolving door …

Did Seven take the bait? … that’s live TV … the revolving door …

January 29, 2018 1

Did 7 take the bait? The Seven Network has denied it mistakenly bought a Kiwi satirical fishing program to run on its 7mate digital channel. Users on Twitter yesterday started to speculate Seven buyers thought the program Screaming Reels was a serious fishing program, because it was categorised on some TV guides as “reality”, “sports” and […]

Seven West redundancies … Waterstreet responds to Q&A criticism … Murphy Brown revival ….

Seven West redundancies … Waterstreet responds to Q&A criticism … Murphy Brown revival ….

January 25, 2018 4

Staff at Seven West Media in Perth have been given until Tuesday to submit an expression of interest in voluntary redundancy, as part of cuts announced late last year.

Waterstreet on #metoo Q&A panel … FT goes undercover … Vice joint venture ends …

Waterstreet on #metoo Q&A panel … FT goes undercover … Vice joint venture ends …

January 24, 2018 4

Aunty has invited Charles Waterstreet to publicly discuss the #MeToo movement on national television. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Next week on Q&A…

Next week on Q&A…

January 24, 2018 2

Reflecting ABC's commitment to diversity of debate and rounded analysis, we present next week's Q & A panel ...

International viewers are fueling Netflix dominance

International viewers are fueling Netflix dominance

January 24, 2018

Netflix's quarterly earnings, released this week, show incredible growth in subscribers and profits, thanks in large part to the streaming service's international viewers.