Morgan Spurlock gets series order from Showtime

Documentarian Morgan Spurlock’s “Seven Deadly Sins,” which offers an in-depth look at the weird and darkly comic world of sin, has received a series order from Showtime. Hosted by Spurlock, the project will explore each of the seven deadly sins, one per episode.

HBO submitting True Detective as drama, not miniseries, for Emmys

The Emmys are going to be a well fought battle this year as HBO chooses to submit True Detective as a drama series instead of a miniseries.  This will peg the new show that has enjoyed a lot of critical acclaim against Breaking BadMad MenHomelandGame of ThronesHouse of Cards and Boardwalk Empire for nominations and ultimate glory.

Game of Thrones premiere to simulcast in UK

The UK’s Sky Atlantic has made a smart move in choosing to simulcast the season 4 premiere of Game of Thrones during the middle of the night.  This is a move clearly aimed at removing the threat of what has been the most pirated TV show over recent years by providing a legal alternative for hard core fans and is one that should be praised.

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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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  • Jas

    With reference to the simulcast, it only solves part of the issue though. Those that want it for ‘FREE’ will still pirate.