Tag Archives: itv

New Planet of the Apes film causes World Cup storm

One of the summer’s big films is Fox’s Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and a couple of trailers for it certainly frightened the horses – and the nation’s children apparently – when they were shown in the ad ...

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Does Adam Crozier deserve his £8.4m ITV pay?

Well it’s not bad for someone who started life as an ad rep on the Daily Telegraph and then found himself in the hot seat at Saatchi & Saatchi as Charles, Maurice and others departed for M&C Saatchi with, among ...

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Desmond eyes bumper £700m payday from Channel 5

We haven’t always been UK media entrepreneur Richard Desmond’s biggest fan – he started out at the tacky end of tacky with porn magazines (where he still resides with some of his TV channels) – but the boy certainly has ...

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Ladbrokes TV campaign unveils the Oddsfather

It’s ‘Game On’ – literally – for another season of Ladbrokes TV advertising, with a new spot that breaks today. The normally volatile and excitable Italian football pundit Tiziano Crudeli has morphed into a slightly sinister, taciturn figure dispensing silent ...

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ITV enlists the Bard to plug soaps – and it works!

Hate TV soaps, just can’t watch them. Think they force our perception of the ‘lower’ classes into a corner and we just carry on in the UK being a class-ridden, low opportunity option for most people. But ITV does rather ...

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