Mumbrellacast: MCN boss Mark Frain discusses subscription TV after Game of Thrones and MCN’s plans for growth

This week, the team is talking everything television on the Mumbrellacast, and not just because they haven’t recovered from the Game of Thrones finale. MCN boss Mark Frain joins them in the studio to talk about the how the business is overcoming a challenging advertising landscape, the reputational issues facing Sky News and the potential of a News Corp partnership.

And Frain stays with the team to tackle the week’s news topics.

In the news

  • Life in subscription TV after Game of Thrones (don’t worry, no spoilers) (28:24)
  • How The Voice is performing for Nine (35:24)
  • Who won the election coverage (37:10)
  • Why Seven has issued a profit warning (40:18)

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