Inches For Inches

Since the Harvey Weinstein story broke, dozens of people have stepped up to denounce his behaviour. While it’s undeniably good to hear so many voices united against sexual assault, it’s important to make sure that we don’t wave through everyone that’s lining up to speak out – especially when our own industry is not without its problems…

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Copy Control

Celebrity copy approval has become a rather hot topic this week, thanks to the fallout from Clare Balding’s PR people trying to make changes to a interview in Saga magazine. It’s a problem, to be sure – but if you’re going to try to lift the curtain on this sort of bad practice, you really ought to lift it all the way up…

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PR Pressure

When celebrities end up on the wrong side of a lawsuit, they often find their publicists to be invaluable tools in the fight to keep their brand intact. But when a PR faces a lawsuit, where do they turn? Well, if you’re Richard Hillgrove of Hillgrove PR, you turn to… yourself. And he could be the biggest tool of them all.

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