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  • Fincham admits ITV failings
    GEITF: ITV's director of television Peter Fincham was forced to face up to the broadcaster's recent ratings struggles here in Edinburgh yesterday.
  • Zodiak takes BBC2 to Versailles
    GEITF: BBC2 in the UK has acquired Canal+’s English-language period drama Versailles from distributor Zodiak Rights.
  • US has ‘work to do’ on diversity
    GEITF: Bosses from ABC, Showtime and HBO in the US have weighed in on the diversity debate, with some saying they must do more to be representative.
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  • Overrated ratings
    Nico Franks PERSP
    By Nico Franks
    Despite the rise in VoD, one thing last week's Guardian Edinburgh International TV Festival proved is that TV bosses remain as obsessed with overnight ratings as ever.

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