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birminghammail
GBBO first episode scores ratings high for Channel 4making Bake Off the biggest programme for young viewers on any channel so far i
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
making Bake Off the biggest programme for young viewers on any channel so far in 2017. Channel 4's chief creative officer Jay Hunt said: "Bake Off has well and truly landed on Channel 4. I'm thrilled viewers have warmed to Paul, Prue, Noel and... Read more
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metro
Great British Bake Off dishes up a tasty record audience for Channel 4to Paul, Prue, Noel and Sandi and are enjoying the exceptional standard of baki
metro / Posted 16 days ago
to Paul, Prue, Noel and Sandi and are enjoying the exceptional standard of baking,’ said Channel 4’s chief creative officer Jay Hunt. However the second episode which aired on Tuesday was toppled by the return of BBC One drama Doctor Foster. To... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
First episode of Bake Off scores record high for Channel 4making Bake Off the biggest programme for young viewers on any channel so far i
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
making Bake Off the biggest programme for young viewers on any channel so far in 2017. Channel 4’s chief creative officer Jay Hunt said: “Bake Off has well and truly landed on Channel 4. I’m thrilled viewers have warmed to Paul, Prue, Noel and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
First episode of Bake Off scores record high for Channel 4making Bake Off the biggest programme for young viewers on any channel so far i
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
making Bake Off the biggest programme for young viewers on any channel so far in 2017. Channel 4’s chief creative officer Jay Hunt said: “Bake Off has well and truly landed on Channel 4. I’m thrilled viewers have warmed to Paul, Prue, Noel and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Noel Fielding posts 'homophobic' joke– as last year's opener on the BBC had 4.6million more viewers. Nevertheless,
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
– as last year's opener on the BBC had 4.6million more viewers. Nevertheless, Channel 4's outgoing chief creative officer, Jay Hunt, commented: 'The Great British Bake Off's audience last night proves it's still one of the country's favourite... Read more
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Daily Mail
GBBO favourite Steven Carter-Bailey sparks fix row17 minutes of adverts, two new presenters – and no Mary Berry. Nevertheless, C
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
17 minutes of adverts, two new presenters – and no Mary Berry. Nevertheless, Channel 4’s outgoing chief creative officer, Jay Hunt, said: ‘The Great British Bake Off’s audience proves it’s still one of the country’s favourite shows. I am delighted... Read more
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Waveguide TV and Radio News
Wednesday August 30 2017launch on BBC One last year won an overnight average of 10.4 million � almost f
Waveguide TV and Radio News / Posted 22 days ago
launch on BBC One last year won an overnight average of 10.4 million � almost four million above the figure for Channel 4. Jay Hunt, Channel 4�s outgoing chief creative officer, said: �The Great British Bake Off�s audience last night proves it�s... Read more
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birminghammail
This is how Channel 4's GBBO viewing figures compared to BBClaunch on BBC One last year won an overnight average of 10.4 million - almost f
birminghammail / Posted 23 days ago
launch on BBC One last year won an overnight average of 10.4 million - almost four million above the figure for Channel 4. Jay Hunt, Channel 4's outgoing chief creative officer, said: "The Great British Bake Off's audience last night proves it's... Read more
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23d
Irish Examiner
Great British Bake Off is a ratings success for Channel 4the figure for Channel 4. The Great British Bake Off: how the overnight rating
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
the figure for Channel 4. The Great British Bake Off: how the overnight ratings for the launch show compare (PA Graphics) Jay Hunt, Channel 4’s outgoing chief creative officer, said: “The Great British Bake Off’s audience last night proves it’s... Read more
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23d
Variety
Channel 4’s ‘Bake Off’ Rises to the Occasion With 30% of U.K. Audiencelast night proves it’s still one of the country’s favorite shows,” said Channel
Variety / Posted 23 days ago
last night proves it’s still one of the country’s favorite shows,” said Channel 4’s out-going chief creative officer Jay Hunt, who had spear-headed the move to acquire the ratings hit last year. “I am delighted millions watched the new team... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Great British Bake Off' Channel 4 Debut Draws 6.5M Viewersthan 15 minutes of commercial breaks. Speaking at the Edinburgh TV Festival la
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
than 15 minutes of commercial breaks. Speaking at the Edinburgh TV Festival last week, Channel 4's outgoing creative chief Jay Hunt said the show “breaks even at around three million, so anything north of that would be fantastic,” adding that “if... Read more
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birminghammail
The challenge Channel 4 faces to make a success of Bake Offovernight ratings do not account for those watching on catch-up services. Chan
birminghammail / Posted 24 days ago
overnight ratings do not account for those watching on catch-up services. Channel 4's outgoing chief creative officer Jay Hunt, who was behind the show's move, said she would be happy if their version of the Bake Off drew in fewer than half... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bake Off: How Channel 4 will have to rise to the BBC ratings challengeaccount for those watching on catch-up services. The Great British Bake Off C
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
account for those watching on catch-up services. The Great British Bake Off Channel 4’s outgoing chief creative officer Jay Hunt, who was behind the show’s move, said she would be happy if their version of the Bake Off drew in fewer than half... Read more
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birminghammail
How GBBO went from BBC to Channel 4 step-by-stepExtra Slice presenter Jo Brand's name touted.Great British Bake OffSeptember 15
birminghammail / Posted 24 days ago
Extra Slice presenter Jo Brand's name touted.Great British Bake OffSeptember 15, 2016 Channel 4's chief creative officer Jay Hunt insists the Bake Off is secure, telling the Daily Telegraph: "Great British Bake Off will have a safe home. "The... Read more
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birminghammail
Channel 4 boss happy if GBBO draws 'north of 3million' viewersChannel 4 boss Jay Hunt has said she would be happy if The Great British Bake O
birminghammail / Posted 24 days ago
Channel 4 boss Jay Hunt has said she would be happy if The Great British Bake Off draws in fewer than half of the viewers the programme had when it aired on BBC One. The broadcaster's outgoing chief creative officer said she would be "absolutely... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Great British Bake Off' Returns to U.K. TV Following Controversial Broadcaster Switchworth $5.2 million, while also extending the show to 75 to fit in more than 15
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 24 days ago
worth $5.2 million, while also extending the show to 75 to fit in more than 15 minutes of breaks. Outgoing creative chief Jay Hunt told the Edinburgh TV Festival – where Bake Off was being given a major push last week – that the show “breaks even... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Time to serve up Bake Off's new recipeis taking on a programme that averaged 13.6 million viewers per episode last ye
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
is taking on a programme that averaged 13.6 million viewers per episode last year. Its outgoing chief creative officer Jay Hunt told listeners at last week's Edinburgh international Television Festival that she would be "absolutely delighted"... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The wait is over: The Great British Bake Off finally returns to screens tonight13.6 million viewers per episode last year. This year’s batch of bakers (Chann
Irish Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
13.6 million viewers per episode last year. This year’s batch of bakers (Channel 4) Its outgoing chief creative officer, Jay Hunt, told listeners at last week’s Edinburgh international Television Festival that she would be “absolutely delighted”... Read more
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metro
Great British Bake Off boss hasn't got high expectations for showdelighted’ with anything above five million. While its judge Paul Hollywood is
metro / Posted 28 days ago
delighted’ with anything above five million. While its judge Paul Hollywood is hoping for at least eight million.Jay Hunt (Picture: David Ashdown/Silverhub/REX/Shutterstock) ‘If it gets five, six or seven million viewers then I will be... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Roy Price Says Amazon Will Do More Straight-to-Series Ordersis too specific to the time, he argued it would be better suited for radio, ske
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 28 days ago
is too specific to the time, he argued it would be better suited for radio, sketch comedy or the like. Price was interviewed by outgoing Channel 4 chief creative officer Jay Hunt, also giving a sneak peek of the upcoming return of The Gran... Read more
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Variety
Amazon Expects More Straight-to-Series Orders, Output Dealsthat are out there, I think a show has to have a distinctive voice,” he said in
Variety / Posted 28 days ago
that are out there, I think a show has to have a distinctive voice,” he said in a free-ranging onstage conversation with Jay Hunt, the outgoing programming chief of Britain’s Channel 4. “The only way to get it is to find a creator who’s... Read more
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express
Jon Snow blames 'noise and substances for F*** Tories' while promising he is 'impartial’we do have a regulated broadcasting system and that you and I are impartial.”
express / Posted 28 days ago
we do have a regulated broadcasting system and that you and I are impartial.” In July Channel 4’s chief creative officer, Jay Hunt, warned the journalist. He said: “I can’t think of a more Channel 4 story than have a man approaching his 70th... Read more
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Daily Mail
Meet the 2017 Bake Off stars ahead of its big debut on Channel 4a treat to be there in the evenings.' Explaining the changes viewers can expec
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
a treat to be there in the evenings.' Explaining the changes viewers can expect to see, Channel 4 Chief Creative Officer Jay Hunt announced: 'The Great British Bake Off will have a uniquely Channel 4 take when it airs this autumn. 'Paul and Prue... Read more
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