Welcome to this week’s round-up of news, commentary and industry announcements that you may have missed from the past week.
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In the news
Christmas TV advertising boosts ITV recovery (The Guardian).
Negotiations for UK license fee commence (Variety).
ITN CEO Anna Mallett named as Netflix VP for physical production for UK (Hollywood Reporter).
EHRC issues recommendations to BBC (Broadcast).
Facebook executive joins UK broadcasting advisory committee (The Guardian).
Job cuts as WarnerMedia restructuring prioritises streaming (Screen Daily).
Apple’s new technology could mean easier multitasking for media editors (Hollywood Reporter).
Features and commentary
The trials of making I’m a Celebrity… during the pandemic (The Guardian).
BAFTA upcoming events (BAFTA).
ScreenSkills Coronavirus basic awareness training (Screen Skills).
WFTV upcoming events (WFTV).
Latest news on cinema reopenings (Screen Daily).