RTS London launches The Television Podcast presented by Andrew Eborn & Nadine Dereza with a spotlight on The Coronation & Eurovision.
The Royal Television Society (RTS)'s London Centre is proud to announce the launch of The Television Podcast, hosted by renowned television presenters Andrew Eborn and Nadine Dereza. The monthly podcast promises to bring an inside look into the world of television, featuring discussions and reviews of the biggest television events and news stories with the help of a fantastic all-star panel.
The Television Podcast's panel will be made up of different contributors and journalists including titans of television, media moguls, and industry giants who live and breathe TV. Expect to hear from some of the biggest names in the industry, sharing their thoughts, insights, and expertise.
The first episode of The Television Podcast will shine a spotlight on two global TV events taking place in May 2023 in the UK. The Eurovision Song Contest and The Coronation of His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort will provide a fantastic opportunity to shine a global spotlight on the UK, its rich history and unparalleled pageantry, and its technical and creative excellence. Andrew Eborn and Nadine Dereza, and their all-star panel will provide in-depth analysis and commentary, offering a unique perspective on these highly anticipated events.
Nadine Dereza said: “The Television Podcast puts a spotlight on the most talked about TV events and productions, lifting the bonnet on the creativity and craft behind the programmes. It’s fantastic that RTS London has attracted contributors from BBC, ITN, Financial Times, and Radio Times in our first ever episode, and we see this podcast going from strength to strength as word gets out about it.”
Andrew Eborn pointed out: “I am thrilled to be working with RTS London and the brilliant Nadine Dereza & Phil Barnes. The Television Podcast is set to become a must for anyone with an interest in television, providing unparalleled insight and analysis from some of the biggest names in the industry. Expect to be entertained, informed, and engaged.”
Phil Barnes, RTS London Chair and Executive Producer added: “Nadine and Andrew are the dream team of presenters and I look forward to The Television Podcast from RTS London becoming one of everyone’s go-to podcasts.”
The first episode of The Television Podcast will be available on all major podcast platforms from 28th April 2023.
Joining Nadine Dereza & Andrew Eborn on the first episode of The Television Podcast are:
- Paddy O’Connell, Eurovision Song Contest Aficionado and Presenter, BBC Radio
- Daniel Rosney, BBC News' dedicated Eurovision reporter and co-host, of BBC’s Eurovisioncast
The Coronation of The King and The Queen Consort
- Tami Hoffman, Head of News Productions & Archive, ITN Productions
The Big Media Stories Review
- Janine Gibson, Editor, FT Weekend
- Roger Bolton, Former BBC executive and independent producer now presenting Roger Bolton’s Beebwatch
Television Viewing Figures
- Matt Laycock, Audience Director, Barb Audiences
Look Ahead - TV Highlights for May
- Frances Taylor, TV Previews Editor, Radio Times
About RTS London
The RTS London Centre, chaired by Phil Barnes, is run by volunteer members of the Royal Television Society, each with extensive experience in the creative industries, and who organise activities in and around the capital for anyone who works or is interested in television.
London is at the very heart of British television and is home to the headquarters of national broadcasters, international news bureaux, and over 200 independent production companies. Broadcasters and production companies are also supported by a growing number of facilities houses, as well as legal and consultancy firms that ensure that creativity can reach the screens reliably now and in the future.
RTS London taps into the city's vibrant broadcasting industry, with a programme of regular public events, usually held fortnightly during spring and autumn. Most events are free and cover key issues in television's creativity, technology, and business.
The RTS has 15 lively centres based across the UK and Ireland including RTS London.
About The Royal Television Society
From glamorous award ceremonies to lively debates, the RTS embraces all aspects of television, and is open to anyone with an interest in the medium. As an educational charity, we encourage and celebrate work in television and its related fields, from finding out how the nation’s favourite shows are made in our Anatomy of a Hit series, to celebrating burgeoning talent at our annual Student Awards. The industry’s most talented individuals give us an insight into the work that goes into making cutting edge contemporary TV.
From Government ministers and CEOs to workshops with great runners, our events look at every part of the business. Our annual Television Journalism, Programme, Craft and Design, and Student Awards celebrate achievements across the broadcasting industry. Each year, we offer Television Production and Technology bursaries to help those from less affluent backgrounds get a foothold in the industry, and Masterclass sessions bring together students, academics and industry heads. Global television leaders gather to discuss what the future holds for television at our London Conference or the RTS Cambridge Convention.
Nadine recently presented for the world’s number one business and financial news network CNBC, hosting their technology programme, IoT: Powering the Digital Economy. She has also presented for Associated Press, BBC, CNN, SABC, Simply Money, Sky TV and Summit TV.
Nadine is a judge for the International Broadcasting Convention’s ‘Accelerators Media Innovation Programme’ which explores solutions to industry-recognised challenges in media and entertainment. She is co-author of the 5-star rated best seller Insider Secrets of Public Speaking.
About Andrew Eborn
Andrew Eborn, President Octopus TV Ltd, is a renowned international lawyer, strategic business adviser, broadcaster, author and futurist.
For many years Andrew has empowered companies to face the challenges of changing markets, maximise the return on their rights as well as assisting with the strategic development of their businesses.
Andrew appears regularly on various major channels around the world as a presenter / contributor on a wide range of topics as well as a speaker / host / moderator at live events including major festivals. Andrew can be seen on LBC, Times Radio, TalkTV, BBC, Sky, and GB News.
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