Earlier this year the BBC had to deal with complants that the dialogue in the drama series Jamaica Inn was difficult to hear because the actors were … Continue reading What did he say? Why the ‘mumbling’ issue on TV was inevitable..
Here’s a link to an article I wrote for Mediatel’s Newsline. I don’t usually post them here as they tend to be more for people in the media research industry, but I thought this article might be of wider interest to any Sherlock fans. The article looks at the record amounts of people who time-shifted ‘The Empty Hearse’ in the UK or watched it on-demand and puts this in the context of wider trends in TV viewing. The article also makes the important point that the TV ratings are a measure of viewings, not viewers, so they do include repeated … Continue reading Are Sherlock’s record viewing figures a sign of the time(shift)?
I did consider throwing my hat in the ring for the role as BBC DG. I would have been cheap, live locally and whilst I have never … Continue reading Ten Tips for the new DG
A great clip shown by Jennie Beck at the recent ASI Conference in Prague, showing the dangers of Box Set binging! Continue reading Just one more episode