The Media Podcast with Matt Deegan

BBC's 100, Media Podcast #200, plus Mergers & Acquisitions Round Up

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In the 200th episode of The Media Podcast, host Ann Charles takes us through the latest media news.

Kate Bulkey (Media analyst, Broadcast columnist), freshly returned from Cannes, shares the gossip from the global TV industry conference MIPCOM. Is ITV Studios selling? What are BBC Studio's grand plans? And how is the Metaverse shaping content deals?

After a record loss in April, Netflix has bounced-back with 2.4 million global subscribers - Karin Robinson (Edelman) unpacks Netlix's roller-coaster year.

Also on the programme: Marking the BBC's centenary, our guest's reflect on its legacy and future and Boyd Hilton (Heat Magazine) shares his top six telly shows in the BBC's history.

Plus: After a decade, a Fox and News Corp reunification is on the table - What would the merger mean for the media landscape?

And in the media quiz, we're playing Birthday Trivia.

A Rethink Audio Production, produced by Phoebe Adler-Ryan with support from Matt Hill.

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