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In our second bonus episode from the Guardian Edinburgh International TV Festival, How Not To Pitch a Show is a masterclass in the pitfalls of the pitch room.
Chaired by Alex Connock, managing director Shine North and featuring Jonathan Stadlen, managing director Knickerbockerglory; Syeda Irtizaali, commissioning editor for entertainment Channel 4; Karen Smith, managing director Tuesday’s Child; Mark Linsey, deputy director BBC Television.
Recorded at the Guardian Edinburgh International TV Festival 2015 – the biggest week in the television industry’s calendar – Olly Mann is joined by Heat magazine’s TV editor Boyd Hilton and TV indie Lemonade Money’s managing director Faraz Osman to discuss the highlights and lowlights of the week.
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As a High Court judge orders more than £250,000 to be paid to Sadie Frost – the biggest single payout in phone-hacking history – Trinity Mirror sets aside £28m to pay more alleged victims. What impact might this have on budgets at the group’s local newspapers?