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ITV PLC (ITV)

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Tuesday 18 March, 2008

ITV PLC

Director/PDMR Shareholding

ITV PLC
18 March 2008

                                                                   18 March 2008

                  ITV plc Deferred Share Award Plan (the Plan)

Awards vesting under the Plan - 17 March 2008

On 17 March 2006 a number of executives and directors were granted awards over
ordinary shares and nil cost options over shares of the Company under the Plan
based on the achievement of performance targets.

Under the rules of the Plan the balance of shares remaining under the award were
released, and nil cost options became exercisable and were exercised, on 17
March 2008.

On 17 March 2008 the Trustee sold sufficient shares at 61.0194p per share to
satisfy income tax, national insurance liabilities and costs, and the balance
were retained by the participants.

Details for a director of ITV plc are as follows:

Name                           Date Shares     Shares   Shares sold     Shares 
                                   Awarded   released    for income   retained
                                                            tax and
                                                           NICs and 
                                                              costs


John Cresswell               17 March 2006     67,298        27,649     39,649

John Cresswell's total holding after the event was 575,715 shares, representing
0.015% of the issued share capital of ITV plc.

Details for the PDMRs of ITV plc are as follows:


Name                           Date Shares     Shares   Shares sold     Shares 
                                   Awarded   released    for income   retained
                                                            tax and 
                                                           NICs and 
                                                              costs


Simon Shaps                  17 March 2006    105,096        43,177     61,919
Jeff Henry                   17 March 2006     42,534        17,475     25,059


For further enquiries please contact:

ITV plc
Tel: 0844 8818000
Press enquiries
Jim Godfrey - Director of Corporate Affairs

Investor enquiries
Pippa Strong - Head of Investor Relations

Tulchan Communications
Tel: 0207 353 4200
Andrew Grant
Susannah Voyle
Lizzie Morgan

Website: www.itv.com; investor information: www.itvplc.com


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