Topic archives: SBS

Craig McLachlan honoured … SBS’ new content boss … Chris Kenny’s return …

April 13, 2018

The SBS has announced John Sintras as its new head of audience development and content. And other media tidbits of the day.

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

April 4, 2018

Young Sheldon is already getting old with audiences.

Inquiry into ABC and SBS on the launch pad, but who’s the target?

March 9, 2018 21

A government inquiry into the ABC and SBS is about to start, but it could be the smaller broadcaster that is the real target.

ISIS article ‘censored’ … Canadian government’s plan for news … video of the day …

March 1, 2018 is claiming that it was censored after a ruling by the Classification Board found that one of its articles "directly or indirectly" advocated terrorist acts. And other media tidbits of the day.

SBS calls for content quota … Betoota Advocate launches podcast … News Corp’s black hole …

February 14, 2018

Satirical news website The Betoota Advocate has announced it will launch a podcast. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

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.

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

January 24, 2018

Again, the Australian Open was the ace up Channel Seven's sleeve.

Lehmo’s shock at radio sack … ‘I’m not dead!’ … The poetry of translating Trump’s ‘shit hole’ comment

January 15, 2018 6

The sacked co-host of Melbourne's top-rating FM radio breakfast show Anthony 'Lehmo' Lehmann has told the Sunday Herald Sun of his shock at getting the boot from Gold FM.

COMING SOON: new experiences in ‘slow (really, really slow) TV’ from SBS

January 11, 2018 5

Following the immense popularity of The Ghan, Ben Pobjie takes a look at the upcoming real-time slow programs forthcoming from the SBS.

Craig McLachlan fallout … editor quits over pay gap … ‘unmasked troll’ pleads guilty …

January 8, 2018 2

Fairfax and the ABC have named TV star Craig McLachlan as an alleged predator , which has upshots for many in the entertainment industry.