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Podcast 21/2014: Marcia Hines
With the new album "Amazing" to be released this week. Marcia Hines sits down with Mediaweek to talk about the new collection of songs that sees her writing an album of her own material. Marcia tells the story of how she managed to get Russell Crowe to feature on one of the tracks. Marcia also talks about her time as a judge on Australian Idol, and looks back at her three years as a TV Week Queen of Pop, her relationship with manager Peter Rix (and she reveals the surprising contract she has with him) and talks about some of the great musicians she has worked alongside over the years.

Podcast 22/2014: Michael Idato
On Friday night in the US, Fairfax Media's Michael Idato was reporting on an earthquake shaking parts of the greater LA region. The day before though he was talking with Mediaweek's James Manning and Brenden Wood about being based out of Hollywood for Fairfax Media. We farewelled Idato when he left Sydney for California last year, and this is our first catch-up since he arrived. We cover the US television scene, Aussie actors in Hollywood, TV critics in the US, the late night TV scene and who Michael prefers and we even cover a few local TV subjects too including Lachlan Murdoch's years at Ten.

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Friday
Mar092012

Dr Peter Larkins joins AFL on Seven

Seven has announce that the respected sports physician Dr Peter Larkins is joining its AFL commentary team for the 2012 season.
Dr Larkins will provide viewers with his expert medical insights on Seven’s Saturday Night football coverage as well as AFL Game Day on a Sunday morning.
On Saturday nights, starting from 6.30pm, he will have all the latest AFL injury news, as well delivering injury reports during the match that evening. And he will provide a comprehensive medical update on Game Day the next morning.
Dr Peter Larkins said:
“I’m delighted to be back covering live football with Channel Seven and delivering cutting edge medical and sports science information to the viewing public. And I’m really looking forward to working alongside footy royalty on Saturday nights with the likes of Richo, Cameron Ling, Luke Darcy and of course BT.”
Seven Melbourne managing director Lewis Martin said:
“Dr Larkins is without peer in the world of AFL. His accuracy and authority on medical issues is unrivalled, as is his ability to communicate complex information to footy fans in an entertaining and informative fashion. We are thrilled he is coming onboard.”
Source: Seven Network