Don Groves

I write about screen industries in Australia/NZ & neighboring regions.

I have spent decades covering media and entertainment in Australia/New Zealand and Asia/Pacific, including 24 years with Variety when it was the ‘showbiz Bible.’ I was based in London for Variety for five years as European editor and chief European correspondent. My focus is on film, television and the streaming revolution which is threatening the established services. My CV includes editor and contributing editor of TV Asia Plus, writing for and Australia’s SBS Film and online movie critic for Australia’s Foxtel and Showtime networks. My direct industry experience includes positions with Hoyts cinemas and Southern Star Entertainment, now part of Endemol Shine.

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