Topic archives: Seven Network

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings

February 1, 2017

Seven dominated the night from 5pm onwards.

Ex-Seven PA investigated after affair with CEO Tim Worner

December 19, 2016 2

Amber Harrison says Seven used its legal might to intimidate her and accused her of misuse of the company credit card after she told HR about the affair.

Seven purges newsroom as Nine resurrects Daryl Somers

Seven purges newsroom as Nine resurrects Daryl Somers

October 29, 2015 2

Craig McPherson swings the axe at Seven, and Daryl Somers is returning to Nine to host a new game show.

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings

April 14, 2015

My Kitchen Rules no longer cock of the roost.

If media laws change, history says sell, sell, sell

If media laws change, history says sell, sell, sell

March 23, 2015 1

The golden rule of media ownership changes in Australia is that they usher in carnage for shareholders, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.

Business minutes: Packer cashes in … RBA decision … bank ‘efficiencies’ …

Business minutes: Packer cashes in … RBA decision … bank ‘efficiencies’ …

February 3, 2015

Is James Packer a fan of Communist-style efficiency? Plus other business tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: digging <em>The Beast</em> … deal-mania … dirty deeds …

Media briefs: digging The Beast … deal-mania … dirty deeds …

November 7, 2014

The Daily Beast comes out roaring, Seinfeld pays a visit to Parliament and other media tidbits for the day.

Media briefs: Strewthwatch … <em>The Age</em> commutes … Diane Sawyer quits …

Media briefs: Strewthwatch … The Age commutes … Diane Sawyer quits …

August 28, 2014

Bring back James Jeffrey, part 28. To Strewthwatch now, and how’s our boy Christian doing this week? Not good, not good. The Kerr ratio — actual gossip items to stuff lifted off the meeja — is running 2.5:20 this week — 1:7 on Monday, 1.5:6 on Tuesday, and 0.5:7 on Wednesday. Monday was a police […]

Media feeding frenzy? The mergers — or not — from regulatory change

Media feeding frenzy? The mergers — or not — from regulatory change

March 12, 2014

In the past, relaxation of media ownership regulations has led to a flurry of deals. However, the current dismal market could dissuade the major players from snapping up the competition.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

March 10, 2014 2

Building Authority exec shake-out? ... Troy Buswell has drinks, crashes car, takes leave ... Security isn't tight at KL airport ... Seven's data strike ...