Tag Archives: today programme

50 Shades Of Grey’s Dakota Johnson sizzles for Vogue

Here’s a sexy film – a really sexy film – for Vogue.com directed by Gustav Johansson of Iconoclast. 2015 will be the year of ’50 Shades Of Grey’ in the entertainment business and we wait to be regaled by anguished ...

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WPP chuffed with Omnicom travails, BBH puts its hopes in Lafferty and BBC’s Today goes girl hunting

***A happy man tonight will be Sir Martin Sorrell, boss of WPP. He’s seen Omnicom slashing jobs at BBDO, after Interpublic’s McCann the world’s biggest agency network, following the loss of $300m Gillette to WPP’s Grey. More than that, he’ll ...

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Now Radio 4’s Today catches BBC ‘text us’ bug

All this social media is having a worrying effect on mainstream media, not least in the desire of editors to get ‘feedback’ from readers, viewers and listeners. For a while now the BBC Radio 5 ‘Live,’ its sports and news ...

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Craig Oliver and Norman Smith Leveson spat shows why spinners and hacks will always hate each other

The Leveson Inquiry entertainment goes on, with Tony Blair appearing earlier this week and being engagingly Tony-ish (the bastard), education secretary Michael Gove (a former employee of Rupert Murdoch as a journalist at the The Times) annoying his lordship with ...

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Two cheers for RBS boss Stephen Hester

Well the bloke hasn’t had much to cheer him up recently, having lost a million quid bonus and been vilified by politicians of all hues, mostly for their own hypocritical purposes. Why hypocritical? Labour fuelled the City’s bonus culture and ...

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Is Today invitation to Katie Price an own goal for BBC brand?

Mark Thompson must be grinding his teeth this morning following the news broken by the Times that the Today programme is in talks with Katie Price, aka Jordan, about guest-editing an episode of the daily news and current affairs programme ...

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