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Sunday Times Gen Next Awards announces 2020 category finalists

The Sunday Times Gen Next survey has announced the finalists across each of the 69 categories of the 16th annual Awards. The winners will be celebrated during an online event on 21 August 2020...

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African produced TV series nominated at International Animation Film Festival

African produced TV series, My Better World was selected for competition at the 2020 Annecy International Animation Film Festival...

26 Jun 2020

#LionsLive: Titanium Lions president Susan Credle's briefing

Simon Cook interviewed the president of the Titanium Lions, FCB's Susan Credle to hear her briefing for 2021...

By Juanita Pienaar 25 Jun 2020

Viu further expands its unique value proposition as the home of Mzansi's latest and biggest soapies

Viu announced the addition of four top South African local shows: three of South Africa's top soapies, Generations: The Legacy, Muvhango and 7de Laan, as well as the 2019 smash-hit comedy Makoti...

Issued by Viu 25 Jun 2020

#LionsLive: Creative Business Transformation Lions president Ronald Ng's briefing

In the first presidential briefing, Cook interviewed Isobar global chief creative officer, the inaugural president of the new Creative Business Transformation Lions, Ronald Ng to hear his briefing for 2021...

By Jessica Tennant 24 Jun 2020

#LionsLive goes live with Cannes Lions MD Simon Cook

Cannes Lions global Lions Live streaming event went live yesterday, Monday, 22 June with MD Simon Cook in an interview with host Tina Daheley talking through the behind-the-scenes of what's been going on over the past few months, why they've decided to put this on and what to expect over the course of the week...

By Jessica Tennant 23 Jun 2020

The champs are back, and they're ready to chomp!

National Geographic and National Geographic Wild's Sharkfest 2020 kicks off this July, with its biggest lineup ever in a four-week Sharkfest marathon...

Issued by Fox Networks Group 23 Jun 2020


The refreshed and revamped One Gospel launches on 29 June 2020...

Issued by Urban Brew Studios 23 Jun 2020

Going where the eyes are: Invest in audience-led advertising

Lockdown means more time at home and increased screen time - revealing viewing trends that brands can learn from to engage more meaningfully with their audiences...

By Setshwano Setshogo 19 Jun 2020

The show must go on: How to protect media content

The threat landscape in the media industry is growing exponentially, similar to other industries, which is why a zero-threat approach to security is essential. Paul Beattie, sales director of media and technology at BT, shares his insights...

By Paul Beattie 18 Jun 2020

Netflix and Nigerian producer Mo Abudu enters multi-title partnership

Netflix inks multi-title partnership with prolific Nigerian producer Mo Abudu to develop content from Nigeria...

12 Jun 2020

#StartupStory: Janez Vermeiren and Peri vP launch

TV personality and producer, Janez Vermeiren and film director Peri vP have launched, a new online platform that connects content creators with organisations and brands...

By Evan-Lee Courie 11 Jun 2020

Annika Larsen has a new co-anchor, and his name is Batman!

South Africa, meet Batman, the Boston terrier with a face and voice for TV...

Issued by 9 Jun 2020

Devi joins eMedia

eMedia Investments is proud to announce that one of South Africa's most respected and loved television icons, Devi Sankaree Govender, has found a new broadcast home...

Issued by 8 Jun 2020

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