Morning Briefing: 24 March 2014

Belgian teacher discovers new discipline

A Belgian maths teacher, frustrated that threats of detention weren’t working with his students, started to threaten them with revelations as to which characters died in the fourth season of Game of Thrones if they refused to comply with his request for silence. Strangely enough, the tactic worked.

USA renews White Collar, orders new dramas

The sixth season of White Collar has been greenlit but the six episodes are expected to be the last.  Two other 10-episode dramas have also been picked up.  Rush, a drama written and produced by Warm Bodies director Jonathan Levine about a partying Hollywood doctor, and Complications, a drama from Burn Notice creator Matt Nix about a doctor whose life becomes endangered after he saves a boy from a drive-by shooting.

Roseanne Barr to judge

Last Comic Standing will have new judges this season including Roseanne Barr.  Joining Barr will be Keenan Ivory Wayans andRussell Peters along with new host JB Smoove.

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Regan is one of the co-founders of Throng Media.
If they're on, I'm usually watching Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, 24, Battlestar Galactica, The X Factor, Survivor, House of Cards, Mad Men and the NRL.
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