Latest Hbo News - Page 26


Bruno Set For Release Next Year

Sacha Baron Cohen's Bruno, the follow-up to his massively successful BORAT movie, is to be released by Universal on May 15th, 2009.It is thought that ANGELS AND DEMONS, the mystery drama starring Tom Hanks, would...

By on 18 June 2008

Cattrall: 'Don't Let Kids Watch Sex And The City'

SEX AND THE CITY star KIM CATTRALL has issued a warning to parents across the world - urging them not to let their kids watch the hit TV show or its new big-screen adaptation. Cattrall's...

Polanski Film Changed In Legal Row

A documentary about shamed filmmaker ROMAN POLANSKI has been altered after complaints from Los Angeles court officials about allegations made in the film. A statement regarding a judge's action in the documentary Roman Polanski: Wanted...

Kung Fu Panda Smashes Way To Number One At Us Box Office

New animated comedy Kung Fu Panda has topped the US box office charts with the third-highest opening ever for a digital animation.The Dreamworks film, featuring Jack Black and Angelina Jolie, pulled in $60 million (£30.4...

By on 09 June 2008

Sex And The City Unable To Match Indiana Jones

The Sex and the City movie has topped the UK box office charts but has failed to match the opening take of the fourth Indiana Jones film.Sarah Jessica Parker and her co-stars in the HBO...

By on 04 June 2008

Carrie And Co Take Us Number One Spot In Style

The long-awaited Sex and the City film has topped the US box office after its first weekend on release, grabbing the biggest-ever opening for an R-rated comedy.The spin-off from the HBO series sees Sarah Jessica...

By on 02 June 2008

Sex And The City Writer Wins First-look Film Deal

Michael Patrick King, the writer/director/producer of Sex and the City, has agreed a 'first-look' deal with DreamWorks studios.With his feature directorial debut - based on the hit HBO series - having been released around the...

By on 30 May 2008

Former Critic Frank Rich To Help Develop Shows For Hbo

New York Times Op-Ed columnist Frank Rich is becoming a "creative consultant" to HBO to participate in the development of new programs. Rich has been a film and TV critic for Time and a theater...

Sex And The City Actress Parker 'Loves' Co-stars

Sarah Jessica Parker has denied claims that she and her Sex and the City co-stars fell out while making their hit TV series.Speaking on BBC1's Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, the actress put paid to...

By on 17 May 2008

Officials Hit Hbo Documentary On Florida Recount

Former Secretary of State Warren Christopher, who represented the Al Gore team during the 2004 Florida recount, has denounced the HBO drama Recount, scheduled to air on May 25. In an interview with today's (Thursday)...

Apple Changes Policy To Land Hbo

Apple, which said "no" to NBC last December when it demanded flexible pricing for programs sold on Apple's iTunes store, is now saying "yes" to HBO. Details were sketchy, but published reports said today (Tuesday)...

Fraggle Rock Set For Big Screen Outing

Fraggle Rock is set to become a live-action musical with a mix of humans and the Jim Henson puppets, according to a report.Variety claims The Weinstein Co (TWC) wants to turn the children's TV series...

By on 13 May 2008

You've Got Loss

AOL remained an albatross around the neck of Time Warner during the first quarter as profits from the Internet-access business plummeted a ghastly 73 percent versus the same quarter a year ago. The company's decision...

Stones' Hells Angel Sues Hbo

The Hells Angels veteran who oversaw THE ROLLING STONES' disastrous 1969 Altamont concert in California is suing U.S. TV channel HBO, over a motorcycle drama series he allegedly helped to develop. Sonny Barger - who...

Who Dies In The City?

The revelation by Sex and the City's costar Cynthia Nixon that one of the principal characters will die in the theatrical version, due out on May 30, has touched off a wildfire of speculation on...

Oscar Winning Screenwriter Abby Mann Dead At 84

Screenwriter Abby Mann, whose work often carried controversial social messages, died Tuesday in Beverly Hills of heart failure at age 84. Many of his dramas were created during television's Golden Age in the 1950s. One...

How Bad Is Bad Road? Producers Ask Critics To Judge

Following word that HBO had been disappointed with all six episodes of 12 Miles of Bad Road already shot and had therefore decided not to air the series, the producers have taken Road on the...

Hbo' John Adams Draws Solid Ratings

HBO, which was shaken by the decision of Entertainment President Carolyn Strauss to step down followed by word that it would not put the series 12 Miles of Bad Road from producer Linda Bloodworth-Thomason on...

Lucas Working On Sci-fi Gangster Series

George Lucas is working on a new live-action Star Wars series for television that is being described as Deadwood meets The Sopranos in outer space, the New York Post reported today (Monday), citing a report...

Lucas Working On Sci-fi Gangster Series

George Lucas is working on a new live-action Star Wars series for television that is being described as Deadwood meets The Sopranos in outer space, the New York Post reported today (Monday), citing a report...

Lucas Working On Sci-fi Gangster Series

George Lucas is working on a new live-action Star Wars series for television that is being described as Deadwood meets The Sopranos in outer space, the New York Post reported today (Monday), citing a report...

Van Zandt: 'I Back Obama'

Rocker-turned-actor STEVEN VAN ZANDT shunned presidential candidate HILLARY CLINTON by refusing to take part in her video spoof of THE SOPRANOS - because he prefers her rival BARACK OBAMA. The Clinton campaign asked Van Zandt...

Scott Lands Hbo Series After Tv Movie Hit

Singer/actress JILL SCOTT is to become a regular on U.S. TV after show producers decided to turn her small screen movie THE NO.1 LADIES' DETECTIVE AGENCY into a series. The soul diva was asked to...

Blades Of Glory And Sweeney Todd Pick Up Costume Awards

Blades of Glory and Sweeney Todd have been recognised in the costume industry's annual awards ceremony.The ice-skating comedy landed designer Julie Weiss in the spotlight as she took the award for costume design in contemporary...

By on 20 February 2008

Juno Team Cast Follow-up

The production team behind Oscar hopeful Juno have continued casting the follow-up to their acclaimed pregnancy comedy.Former sex worker Diablo Cody has followed her Oscar-nominated Juno script by penning comedy-horror Jennifer's Body, while Jason Reitman...

By on 08 February 2008

Superbad's Hill For Gervais Film

Jonah Hill has been added to the cast of Ricky Gervais' upcoming comedy This Side of the Truth.Superbad star Hill joins Jennifer Garner and Rob Lowe in the Warner Bros movie, set in a world...

By on 07 February 2008

No Country On Oscar March

No Country For Old Men has become the clear frontrunner for this year's Oscars after success at the 2008 Producers' Guild awards.The Coen brothers' crime epic - an adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's novel of the...

By on 03 February 2008

Starz To Offer First Original Drama Series: Crash

Movie channel Starz, which, unlike other pay-TV cable outlets like HBO and Showtime, has never produced original dramatic programming, has signed a deal with Lionsgate to develop a series based on the 2004 movie Crash....

Britney And Paris Wanted As Celebrity Hookers

BRITNEY SPEARS and PARIS HILTON could be heading for new careers as reality TV show hookers - if celebrity brothel-owner DENNIS HOF gets his way. Hof, the owner of Nevada's Moonlite Bunnyranch and star of...

Morgan Sad At Globes No-show

Award-winning writer Peter Morgan has admitted to disappointment at the cancellation of this year's Golden Globes award ceremony.Morgan's TV movie Longford won the best mini-series or motion picture produced for television prize but the writer...

By on 15 January 2008

Hbo

Hbo Quick Links

News Pictures Footage Press Quotes RSS
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.