Kelly Conaboy · 06/19/14 10:34AM

"He's so real in that performance that you forget that that's not how he is at all. It would just be surreal to watch somebody playing something so real, and instantly after you call 'Cut!' he's back to normal Chris Welch." Miked Judge recently wrote about working with Christopher Evan Welch, who died of lung cancer in December, and filming Silicon Valley's now-famous "Burger King" scene.

True Detective Creator "Can't Imagine" More Than Three Seasons

Kelly Conaboy · 06/12/14 11:02AM

True Detective creator Nic Pizzolatto has already written a handful of episodes for the show's second season and has a good idea of what might come in the third. But, as he told reporters at the Banff World Media Festival, fans shouldn't expect much of a future for the show after that.

Lacey Donohue · 03/07/14 11:39AM

Today's a good day to listen to some of the best hip-hop artists in the game rap about the Game. The Game of Thrones. Created by HBO for an "urban" and "multicultural" audience, this mixtape features hits like "Mother of Dragons," "Arya's Prayer," "King Slayer," and "Iron Throne."

Lacey Donohue · 02/25/14 04:30PM

Warner Bros. has announced that the Entourage movie, a film that will probably (and impressively) be more embarrassing than any Sex and the City movie, will be released June 12, 2015. Universal's Jurassic World will open the same day.

Obama Requested Advance Copies of Game of Thrones and True Detective

Lacey Donohue · 02/17/14 03:24PM

In honor of Presidents Day, President Barack Obama is celebrating the holiday by sitting at home and watching his favorite television shows. The only difference between Obama and a normal person is that Obama is probably sitting at home watching advance episodes of Game of Thrones while you're stuck watching the season 3 trailer over and over.

Lacey Donohue · 02/12/14 01:47PM

HBO announced on Wednesday that John Oliver's highly anticipated new show, Last Week Tonight With John Oliver, will debut Sunday, April 27. According to reports, the half-hour show will be a "satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events."

Lacey Donohue · 01/13/14 06:18PM

Aaron Sorkin's Newsroom has been renewed for a third and final season on HBO. This news is not nearly as interesting or fun as the current rumor that Sorkin is dating rocker Courtney Love.

Breakdowns: The Girls Have Accomplished So Little In Four Years

Beejoli Shah · 12/23/13 02:06PM

HBO has released another trailer for a criminally underrated show that you might not have had a chance to check out yet; Rich Kids who don't know how to read books are now getting their own book; Jon Hamm may not be a child-abandoning, Xenu-eschewing nutbag, but his newest trailer shows that he still ain't no Tom Cruise; Jennifer Lawrence continues her quiet campaign of world domination.

Breakdowns: Google Has A Great Doodle For Doctor Who Fans

Beejoli Shah · 11/22/13 02:05PM

Doctor Who is turning into a Google Doodle game, so say goodbye to productivity this Friday; Hugh Jackman had a terrifying brush with cancer; Oprah and a former stripper have teamed up to write an HBO show; and the trailer for Nymphomaniac has blow jobs in it and yet manages to still not be sexy.

John Oliver Will Not Take Over The Daily Show, Going To HBO Instead

Beejoli Shah · 11/14/13 04:21PM

After John Oliver spent eight weeks this summer filling in for The Daily Show host Jon Stewart who was off filming his directorial debut Rosewater (and not living out a live action Lord of the Rings roleplay, as Oliver would have had you believe), many were convinced that those 32 episodes were a mark that he'd soon be taking over Stewart's seat. HBO moved quickly and announced today that Oliver would be hosting a weekly comedy talk show for their network, set to premiere next year.

You Can Get HBO Without Having Cable, But It's Not Really Worth It

Beejoli Shah · 11/04/13 07:16PM

In an article in The Wall Street Journal, media and marketing editor Martin Peers lays out the complicated manner in which he was able to get HBO without being beholden to a bundle of other cable channels—but before you start showering your roommates in bits of electrical wire in a cord-cutting celebration dance, it's important to note that Peers didn't really get rid of all his channels, and he didn't save much money either.