Topic archives: Sunrise

How the media — including me — helped normalise political extremists

November 10, 2017 24

We've created a world in which abuse and harassment of politicians is normalised. The media is a big part of the problem -- and not just the mainstream media.

Who doesn’t love a wedding to boost ratings?

Who doesn’t love a wedding to boost ratings?

April 24, 2017

Seven is hoping Edwina Bartholomew's upcoming wedding will be a ratings bonanza.

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings

April 21, 2017

The ABC aired the final Clarke and Dawe last night.

Does Channel Ten need its own Kochie to survive the ratings war?

March 24, 2017 4

Could there be something in the fact that Ten is the only commercial network without a breakfast TV show? Isabelle Amy and Glenn Dyerreport.

The complex economics of photographing Sam Armytage’s grundies

December 13, 2016 18

Pictures of the Sunrise host won't make anyone rich -- but they are a reliable, steady earner for Sydney's paparazzi.

Not content with whingeing, Seven sues Nine over popularity claims

October 27, 2016 1

Is Today more popular than Sunrise? Seven says it is not, and it is suing to stop Nine saying it is.

‘Lure of a car crash’: why producers kept Hanson’s name in lights

July 19, 2016 14

Pauline Hanson is great TV talent, whatever you think of her views. It's catnip for ratings-chasing producers.

Media briefs: AFP ain’t spying on journos, says AFP … daft women of breakfast TV … click matrixes …

Media briefs: AFP ain’t spying on journos, says AFP … daft women of breakfast TV … click matrixes …

February 15, 2016 2

The "daft women on breakfast TV". And other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: <em>Sunrise</em> steals vision … Netflix arrives … Brooks a Luddite …

Media briefs: Sunrise steals vision … Netflix arrives … Brooks a Luddite …

March 3, 2015 1

Seven always complains about Nine and Ten taking its vision. So why was Sunrise playing a clip off the ABC's Australian Story this morning? And other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: ABC crowns Uhlmann … Sunrise under fire … Forbes goes native …

Media briefs: ABC crowns Uhlmann … Sunrise under fire … Forbes goes native …

January 7, 2015 6

Iconic American business magazine Forbes has produced an advertising cover for telecomm AT&T. And other media tidbits of the day.