Latest Podcasts

Two new podcasts this week:

Podcast 43/2014: Maude Garrett
The host of the LA-based syndicated weekend radio show The Hot Hits talks to Mediaweek about life covering the entertainment business in Hollywood. Maude Garrett talks about her best and worst movie junket trips and reveals the names of celebrities that play along with her gags and those that don't. She also talks about her dating challenges, her LA colleagues, her time spent in Australia recently on air with Matty Acton and she details her success in building her Geek Bomb online business.

Podcast 44/2014: Clive Mathieson
Mediaweek went inside the editor's office at The Australian on Friday as Clive Mathieson talked about a busy week that included the 50th anniversary of the launch of the newspaper, the abolition on the carbon tax and the shooting down of MH17. There were plenty of other subjects covered too including the paper's politics, how reporters could make a mark and it was the meeting of two newspaper nerds as Brenden Wood talked collecting newspapers with Mathieson.


Listen to the podcasts online here or download on iTunes

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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