Advanced Television


Channel 5 extends Jeremy Vine deal

Channel 5 has agreed a new five-year deal with ITN to produce both 5 News and Jeremy Vine in an extension of the current agreement between the two parties. The deal will enable Channel 5 to maintain its existing Ofcom commitment to deliver a minimum of 280 hours of news each calendar year. The hour-long […]

January 19, 2023

ITV to air exclusive Prince Harry interview

ITV will show an exclusive interview with Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex, on January 8th in which he will talk in-depth to Tom Bradby, journalist and ITV News at Ten presenter, covering a range of subjects including his personal relationships, never-before-heard details surrounding the death of his mother, Diana, and a look ahead at […]

January 3, 2023

Sunset+Vine names Mannick Head of Digital

Sports media company, Sunset+Vine, has announced that Raj Mannick will join the company as Head of Digital. Mannick will start the role in January 2023 with a remit to accelerate the growth of the digital side of the business. He will be responsible for building on the company’s track record in providing a range of […]

December 13, 2022

Memnon appoints Laferriere-Vitali as global head of sales

Memnon, the global media preservation and migration services provider, has appointed Catherine Laferriere-Vitali as its new global head of sales. She steps up from her previous role with Memnon as head of sales and international content licensing for Europe, which she has held since joining the company in 2018. With more than 20 years’ experience […]

December 7, 2022

Gilmore joining ITN Productions

Dan Gilmore is joining ITN Productions as Development Executive. Gilmore, who previously worked as a development producer for Firecracker and Maverick, will sit across the entire ITNP slate, helping to drive development day-to-day, and will work directly to Creative Director Georgina Mantle as her deputy. He will join the company on December 5th. ITN Productions […]

December 1, 2022

Channel 5 commissions ITN for live debate special

Channel 5 has commissioned ITN Productions to produce a one-off live debate hosted by Jeremy Vine focusing on the anger, anxiety and the massive issues currently engulfing Britain. Millions of people feel like they have had enough and they’re all desperately wanting answers. The studio audience will be discussing and debating why people can’t heat, […]

September 1, 2022

Beyond Rights secures new deals in China

Ahead of its participation in the virtual MIP China event, starting tomorrow, Beyond Rights has announced the closure of several new deals for factual and kids’ content in the territory. Following its acquisition of Turbozaurs from the Beyond Rights catalogue, Youku, the streaming platform of Alibaba Digital Media and Entertainment Group, has now picked up […]

June 27, 2022

Corp named ITN CEO

ITN has announced that Rachel Corp has been appointed as its new Chief Executive Officer. Corp is currently Editor of ITV News, produced by ITN, where she has overall responsibility for the vision, strategy and direction for all of ITV’s award-winning national news programmes and digital output, as well as overseeing ITV News London, ITV […]

May 4, 2022

Jeremy Vine Extra gets extended run

Jeremy Vine Extra from ITN Productions has proved a ratings success for Channel 5 and will continue for an extended six month run following its launch earlier this year. Jeremy Vine Extra, which sees lively discussions continue directly after the main Jeremy Vine show, has seen a 20 per cent increase in share for Channel […]

March 25, 2022

Jon Snow to be honoured at BPG Awards lunch

The journalist and broadcaster, Jon Snow, is to be honoured later this week at the 48th annual Broadcasting Press Guild Awards, chosen by journalists who write about television, streaming and audio, sponsored by YouTube. On March 25th, he will receive the Harvey Lee Award for Outstanding Contribution to Broadcasting at the awards lunch at The […]

March 23, 2022