UK Broadcast News
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Tony Hall will today set out plans for the BBC to harness the power of data to offer audiences Amazon-style recommendations as it bids to become a “pioneer” in the internet age.
ITV has confirmed that it is in “exclusive discussions” to acquire John De Mol’s production company Talpa Media.
The Culture, Media and Sport Committee (CMSC) has published the long-awaited findings of its inquiry into the future of the BBC. Broadcast provides a round-up of the industry reaction.
Jane Turton has landed the top job at All3Media after a five-month global search by its new owners Liberty Global and Discovery Communications.
ITV has entered talks to snatch the UK rights for hit US series Family Guy away from the BBC.
Danny Cohen will attempt to wean staff off their “addiction” to the overnight ratings by introducing sophisticated internal data, which will also how reveal how the BBC is reaching underserved viewers.
ITV has swiftly commissioned a third series of Broadchurch after the second run concluded on Monday night.
BBC1’s long-running crime drama series New Tricks is to conclude this summer after 12 years on air.
The latest edition of Talking TV sinks its teeth into BBC3’s new gameshow I Survived A Zombie Apocalypse and assesses ITV’s start to the year.
ITV employees are to ballot for strike action after talks between the broadcaster and union representatives over its 2015 pay deal broke down.
ITV has appointed temporary factual commissioner Andrew O’Connell on a permanent basis to replace the outgoing Katy Thorogood.
Fresh One managing director Roy Ackerman has revealed that he is leaving the company after six years.