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John Oliver And Hbo Being Sued For Defamation By Coal Tycoon Robert E. Murray

British comedian John Oliver, along with broadcaster HBO and his team of writers for his US show ‘Last Week Tonight’, is being sued for defamation by coal industry tycoon Robert E. Murray.A lawsuit filed on...

Critics Won't Get 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Episodes Early

Based on the best-selling but incomplete novel series 'A Song of Ice and Fire' by author George R R Martin, HBO fantasy series 'Game of Thrones' has entertained audiences for six full seasons now, with...

Nell Tiger Free Reveals Original 'Game Of Thrones' Season 5 Death Plans

There's no denying the immense popularity of HBO fantasy series 'Game of Thrones'. With six seasons aired to-date and a seventh right around the corner, the show - based on the incomplete 'A Song of...

There Will Likely Only Be One 'Game Of Thrones' Spinoff

There's no denying just how popular HBO fantasy series 'Game of Thrones' has become across the six seasons to-date, and with a seventh season on the horizon made up of just seven episodes, the appetite...

Hbo And Jon Stewart Cancel Animated Shorts Project

HBO and Jon Stewart have mutually decided to cancel the proposed and much-anticipated ‘animated shorts’ project that had been announced more than a year-and-a-half ago because of technical problems, it has been announced.The project, first...

'Game Of Thrones' Team Working On Ideas For Spin-off Series

While ‘Game of Thrones’ will be coming to an end next year, fans of the series will be delighted to learn about new reports confirming that creator George RR Martin and a team of writers...

'The Leftovers' Executive Producer Damon Lindelof Discusses Series' Final Season

Following a small community sent into shock by the disappearance of 100 people, 'The Leftovers' has entertained audiences for two seasons now, with series lead Justin Theroux as Kevin Garvey. From Damon Lindelof and Tom...

'Game Of Thrones' Is The Most Pirated Show Of 2016

In what must have come as a shock to precisely nobody, it was revealed that ‘Game of Thrones’ was the most pirated show of 2016 – a title it has held for the fifth consecutive...

Hbo Cancels Bill Simmons' 'Any Given Wednesday' After Just 4 Months

Sports columnist Bill Simmons has suffered the cancellation of his weekly TV show, ‘Any Given Wednesday’, by HBO after only four months on air.A magazine programme focussing on sports coverage but touching on wider pop...

Angela Lansbury Will Not Be Starring In 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7

There was disappointment for TV fans today as representatives for the legendary British actress Angela Lansbury denied widely reported rumours that she was set to make a cameo appearance in the next series of ‘Game...

Jim Broadbent Joins Cast Of 'Game Of Thrones' For Season 7

Veteran British actor Jim Broadbent has joined the cast of ‘Game of Thrones’ for its seventh series, in what is described as a “significant” role.The 67 year old actor, renowned for dozens of award-winning roles...

Kit Harington And Maisie Williams Tease 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7

‘Game of Thrones’ stars Kit Harington and Maisie Williams have teased fans of the show with descriptions of how the upcoming seventh season might pan out.The 29 year old actor, who plays Jon Snow, was...

Robert Downey Jr. And 'True Detective' Showrunner Rumoured For 'Perry Mason' Revival For Hbo

Robert Downey Jr. is teaming up with the creators of ‘True Detective’ on an unconfirmed TV series for HBO, rumoured to be the mythical ‘Perry Mason’ reboot that has been languishing as an unfinished film...

Natalie Portman To Make Tv Debut In Hbo Mini-series 'We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves'

Hollywood A-lister Natalie Portman is set to make her television debut in a new HBO mini-series ‘We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves’, adapted from the Man Booker Prize-shortlisted novel and executive produced by ‘Friends’ co-creator...

Larry David Bringing Back 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' For Ninth Season

Five years after it last appeared on TV screens, Larry David’s cult classic sitcom ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ is set to return for a very long-awaited ninth season on HBO.Comedy writer, actor and stand-up performer David...

Emilia Clarke Explains #Freethep Campaign For Equality Of Nudity

‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke has recently been making her views about on-screen nudity very clear indeed – she wants to see more balance between the sexes and the amount of time they have...

Emilia Clarke Says Filming Season 6 Of 'Game Of Thrones' "Almost Killed" Cast

‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke has promised that the sixth season of the medieval fantasy drama will be bigger and more exciting than ever before, but revealed that filming it “legitimately almost killed” the...

Jon Stewart Announces Four Year Deal With Hbo

Jon Stewart has at last revealed some details about what he might be planning for the future since he quit ‘The Daily Show’ earlier this year, with the announcement that the satirist has signed a...

Amy Schumer Tackles Sex And Gender Inequality On Hbo Comedy Special

Amy Schumer hosted a one-hour comedy special on HBO Saturday night, titled 'Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo'. The comedienne delivered a set packed full of laughs and cringe-worthy stories during the 60 minutes, but...

‘Watchmen’ Series In The Works? Zack Snyder Reportedly In Talks With Hbo To Develop Tv Series Based On Comics

Zack Snyder is reportedly in talks with HBO to develop a Watchmen television series. The director has previously turned his hand to adapting the comic book series, written and drawn by Alan Moore and Dave...

'Game Of Thrones' Kit Harington May Have Accidentally Told Us The Fate Of Jon Snow

With ‘Game of Thrones’ fans eagerly awaiting the sixth season of their beloved HBO special, Kit Harington may have just provided a big clue about the fate of his character Jon Snow in a new...

'Sesame Street' Announces Deal With Hbo For Next Five Seasons

In a dramatic shake-up of children’s TV that’s bound to be divisive, eternal favourite ‘Sesame Street’ is being added to the roster of the HBO network alongside adult dramas like ‘Game of Thrones’. Who saw...

David Fincher's Hbo Series 'Utopia' And 'Video Synchronicity' In Difficulties

David Fincher’s relationship with HBO is on the ropes this summer, with news that both of his projects with the network are in trouble of some description. His ‘80s music video comedy was abruptly halted...

'Game Of Thrones' To Run For Three More Seasons, Claim Hbo

It’s just wrapped its fifth season, but ‘Game of Thrones’ fans will be pleased to know that their favourite show won’t be ending for a while yet. An HBO network executive has claimed that the...

Reese Witherspoon & Nicole Kidman Team Up To Star In & Produce 'Big Little Lies'

Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman will star in and produce HBO's limited series, Big Little Lies. The series is an adaptation of Liane Moriarty's 2014 novel of the same name. Writer David E. Kelley, who...

Lena Dunham Floats Possibility Of A 'Girls' Movie - But Not For A While Yet!

Lena Dunham has spoken of her desire to make a movie adaptation of ‘Girls’ – eventually. The comedic mastermind revealed that she has harboured the ambition for a while, but wouldn’t consider putting it into...

Time Warner And Dish Network Strike Deal To Make Hbo Programming Available

Media empire Time Warner Inc. and satellite TV network provider Dish Network Corp. have agreed a new distribution deal which will apparently include making HBO available through Dish’s new online TV streaming offering. Those with...

Robert Durst Admits, "I Killed Them All" During Hbo Documentary

Real estate heir and long-time murder suspect Robert Durst has been arrested after he appeared to admit to multiple killings for a HBO documentary series. Durst, 71, was arrested on Saturday after he inadvertently admitted...

Showtime Gets Set To Follow In Hbo's Footsteps With Online Streaming Service

Showtime looks set to follow HBO into the world of online streaming, by soon offering customers a package similar to the newly announced HBO Now service. The news was announced by Leslie Moonves, the chief...

Marisa Tomei Cast As Gloria Steinem In Tv Mini-series

Actress Marisa Tomei has been cast as feminist icon Gloria Steinem in an upcoming mini-series produced by George Clooney.The actor is reuniting with his The Ides of March co-star for Ms., a programme for America's...

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