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The Newsroom: Yes, It's Self Indulgent, But It Feels So Good

Aaron Sorkin's latest series 'The Newsroom' is probably unlikely to emulate his multi-award winning 'West Wing', though the show scored impressive viewing figures following its debut in the United States this week. Reviews of the...

George W. Bush's Severed Head Blurred In Game Of Thrones Episode

A gory scene featuring the severed head of George W. Bush has been blurred by Game Of Thrones editors so it can no longer be identified as that of the former U.S. leader.Pranksters caused controversy...

Hbo Quickly Removes Bush's Head From Thrones Episode

It didn't take long. Only a week or so ago HBO yanked DVD shipments of the first season of Game of Thrones and pulled the final episode from HBO GO and iTunes, because one of...

Sorkin's The Newsroom A Hit In Debut

Aaron Sorkin's first TV series for pay TV, The Newsroom, starring Jeff Daniels, debuted to solid numbers on HBO Sunday night. In its first airing of the night, it averaged 2.1 million viewers, then added...

'The Newsroom' Topples 'Game Of Thrones' In Ratings

Aaron Sorkin's latest project - 'The Newsroom' starring Jeff Daniels - has performed surprisingly well in the ratings, despite receiving mixed reviews from critics. The show follows an authoritative anchor named Will Mcavoy who strives...

Does Aaron Sorkin's 'The Newsroom' Live Up To Expectations?

Aaron Sorkin's much anticipated Hbo drama 'The Newsroom' debuted in the U.S last week, though it received a rough ride from critics - something 'The West Wing' creator has experienced little of in recent years....

The Newsroom: Is Aaron Sorkin's Drama Making Headlines?

Aaron Sorkin's new Hbo drama The Newsroom has debuted on US TV and it's proving to be quite a talking point, even if some of the critics haven't quite taken to the new series wholeheartedly....

Adam Driver Refuses To Watch His Show Girls

Actor Adam Driver refuses to watch his hit TV show Girls because he can only focus on his "mistakes" when he tunes in.Driver has become one of the Hbo comedy's break-out characters, playing a sex-obsessed...

Lena Dunham Addicted To Reading Fans' Tweets

Actress/filmmaker Lena Dunham is addicted to reading viewers' real-time tweets as they watch her show Girls.Dunham, creator and star of the hit Hbo show, ignores critics' reviews but enjoys seeing how fans receive the characters...

Homeland And Sherlock Among The Winners At Critics' Choice Television Awards

Homeland, Sherlock and Community were among the big winners at the Critics' Choice Television Awards on Monday night (18Jun12).Political thriller Homeland won best drama, while its star Claire Danes was crowned best actress at the...

True Blood Recap: Christopher Meloni Plays Elderly Vampire?

Christopher Meloni hung up his Law and Order detective badge to make his debut on 'True Blood' on Sunday evening (June 17, 2012), playing a 500-year-old vampire who sits at the head of the table...

George Bush's Head In 'Game Of Thrones': Did You Spot It?

Hbo has apologized for featuring the decapitated head of George W Bush during a recent episode of their hit drama 'Game of Thrones'. The premium cable network says it has halted future shipments of its...

'Games Of Thrones' Creators Sorry For Severed George Bush Head

The creators of the TV series 'Game Of Thrones' have come out and apologised to George W Bush after a decapitated head shown in the first season was mentioned as being similar to the former...

Jeanne Tripplehorn Signs Up For 'Criminal Minds'

Jeanne Tripplehorn has joined the cast of the Cbs drama Criminal Minds, according to Deadline.com. The Basic Instinct actress has been signed on as a regular cast member on the show, which has been running...

Game Of Thrones Bosses Apologise For George Bush Scene

TV bosses have apologised for broadcasting a scene showing former U.S. President George W. Bush's severed head impaled on a spike during an episode of Game Of Thrones.The fantasy show's creators David Benioff and D.B....

Hugh Laurie In Talks To Play Robocop Villain

He almost felt like an anti-hero in 'House,' and now Hugh Laurie looks like he's going to be a straight-up villain after confirmation that the British actor and blues fanatic is in talks to appear...

Most Pirated Tv Show Game Of Thrones

HBO's Game of Thrones may be the first television series whose illegal audience -- those who watched without paying -- exceeded its legitimate one, the Los Angeles Times observed today (Tuesday). The newspaper took note...

Fansite Urges Take My Money, Hbo!

You can borrow a friend or relative's password to watch HBO's streaming service, HBOGO, without signing up for the service, but if you're not a cable-TV subscriber and you want to pay for it separately,...

Alicia Keys And Annie Leibovitz Feted At Gordon Parks Gala

R&B superstar Alicia Keys and celebrated photographer Annie Leibovitz were honoured for their "artistic vision and passion" at a charity gala in New York on Tuesday (05Jun12).The singer, Leibovitz and Hbo executive Richard Plepler were...

Writer Ray Bradbury Dead At 91

Famed science-fiction/fantasy writer Ray Bradbury ( Fahrenheit 451, The Martian Chronicles, The Illustrated Man, Dandelion Wine, Something Wicked This Way Comes ) has died in Los Angeles at age 91. Dozens of his more than...

The Wire Cast Members Reunite For Comedy Video

Four stars of TV drama The Wire have reunited to make a musical version of the show.Sonja Sohn, Andre Royo, Felicia Pearson and Larry Gillard Jr. agreed to appear in the short film for comedy...

Looking For An Hbo Go Password?

Some fans of HBO series like Girls, Game of Thrones, and Boardwalk Empire have been watching those shows on mobile devices via the HBO Go app by obtaining the password from relatives, friends, and Facebook...

Sir Fiennes 'Faked Accidents For Tv Expedition'

Sir Ranulph Fiennes faked accidents during a televised expedition in a bid to make his adventure look more exciting, a court in England heard on Thursday (31May12).The explorer wanted footage of the 2004 mountaineering trip...

Nicole Kidman's 'Hemingway And Gellhorn' Struggles To Fire

It's Nicole Kidman 's first television role since 1989's 'Bangkok Hilton,' also a TV movie, and so her return to the small screen as part of the cast of 'Hemingway and Gellhorn' has been much...

'Game Of Thrones' Costs $6 Million Per Episode?

'Game Of Thrones', starring Sean Bean, is now comfortably regarded as one of the finest shows on American television at the moment, but it's attracting attention as much for its amazing special effects and visual...

Nicole Kidman Feared Sex Scenes In 'Hemingway And Gellhorn'

Nicole Kidman has been shocking critics at Cannes with her on-screen sexual exploits in 'The Paperboy' and now it looks as though her appearance in the forthcoming Hbo movie 'Hemingway & Gellhorn' will do just...

Cynthia Nixon Marries Girlfriend Christine In New York

Cynthia Nixon, the American actress best known for playing Miranda on Hbo series 'Sex and the City' and the two subsequent feature films, has married her girlfriend Christine Marinoni. The couple tied the knot in...

Nicole Kidman Returns To Form In 'Hemingway And Gellhorn'

Nicole Kidman's new movie 'The Paperboy' attracted some less than complimentary reviews at the Cannes Film Festival last week, though another of her latest projects, Hbo movie 'Hemingway and Gellhorn', is impressing critics ahead of...

Athlete & Model Lolo Jones Still A Virgin At 29

U.S. track and field star and model Lolo Jones has sensationally revealed she is still a virgin at 29.The pretty Iowan Olympic hurdler went public about her struggles to stay pure for a potential husband...

Channing Tatum And Jenna Dewan Honoured For Rwandan Documentary

Hollywood couple Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan landed a top honour in New York on Monday (21May12) for their documentary on the Rwandan genocide.The stars served as executive producers of the Hbo show Earth Made...

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