TV GUIDE: Step into the newsroom with these 3 shows

Richard Gere is back on the small screen. (Photo supplied: BBC)
Richard Gere is back on the small screen. (Photo supplied: BBC)

Take a peek into the newsroom with these shows about journalists and the media.

From Richard Gere as a media mogul, to staffers at competing newspaper houses, to New York fashion magazines - here are three shows to watch tonight.

MotherFatherSon – Showmax

Max Finch is the owner of a media empire that dominates British politics and power. His dysfunctional family comes together when his son, Caden, suffers a catastrophic breakdown. (Read more here)

Press – Showmax

Staffers at two newspapers – a left-leaning broadsheet and a right-leaning populist tabloid – fight for truth, entertainment and the ultimate scoop as two British newspapers go head-to-head in a press world fraught with scandals, under pressure from the 24-hour news cycle, and constantly evolving in the digital age.

The Bold Type – Showmax

Inspired by the life of Cosmopolitan's editor in chief, Joanna Coles, this series offers a glimpse into the outrageous lives and loves of the staff at a global women's magazine. It is the story of a group of young women working hard and selling the best of their talents in an increasingly competitive industry.