Latest Hbo News


Hbo Go... Stopped. True Detective Finale Breaks Online Player

It doesn’t take a true detective to work out why HBO GO stopped working last night. The Matthew McConaughey & Woody Harrelson-starring drama culminated with the finale as angry fans tried to navigate the cable...

Fans Crash Hbo Website For True Detective Finale

An online streaming website for U.S. Tv network Hbo crashed on Sunday night (09Mar14) after fans flocked to catch the season finale of Matthew Mcconaughey's series True Detective.The Oscar winner plays a Louisiana State Police...

'True Detective' Literally Breaks Hbo As Users Scramble To Watch Finale

HBO Go's live streaming servers could give no more on Sunday evening (March 9, 2014), such was the demand for the finale episode of 'True Detective'. Nic Pizzolatto's acclaimed crime-drama series has gained a huge...

Bruce Springsteen Reunites With Director For New Documentary

Bruce Springsteen is re-teaming with documentary director Thom Zimny for a new behind-the-scenes film about the making of the rocker's most recent record, High Hopes.Earlier this year (Jan14), the music icon proved he hasn't lost...

'True Detective': Matthew Mcconaughey Delved Deep Into The 'Four Rust Cohles'

True Detective spans 17 years, follows the relationship of two men working on a ritualistic murder case and features one of the most complex, haunting and intriguing characters in TV’s recent history: Rust Cohle, played...

Game Of Thrones Premiere To Be Screened For Charity

The highly-anticipated Game Of Thrones season four premiere will be screened for charity at the Barclays Center in New York City on 20 March (14).Fans of the fantasy drama will get a chance to see...

Matthew Mcconaughey Not Returning For A Second Season Of True Detective

Matthew Mcconaughey will not be returning for a second season of hit U.S. crime drama True Detective.The Oscar-winning Dallas Buyers Club actor stars in the Tv miniseries as a troubled police detective who suffers a...

True Detective Fans: Cary Fukunaga Has A New Project On The Cards

Fans of HBO’s True Detective will want to pay attention, as the show’s director, Cary Fukunaga – who was in charge for all eight episodes of the Louisiana drama – is at the centre of...

The UK Falls For An Ephemeral 'True Detective'

While U.S audiences enjoyed episode 6 of HBO’s True Detective last night, Sky Atlantic aired the first on Saturday (Feb 22) as British viewers got a taste of Rust’s enigmatic ponderings as opposed to Martin’s...

True Detective Season 2: Which Pairing Can Pick Up From Cohle And Hart?

Nic Pizzolatto put the sincerity and quality of True Detective’s story over multiple seasons of the show, asserting that a strict 8-episode format would be condusive to a strong third act. And judging by the...

5 Things You Didn't Know About Hbo's 'True Detective'

Somehow, True Detective’s fifth episode managed to be even better than the explosive fourth, building upon that miraculous 6-minute tracking shot crescendo and supplementing the action – so skilfully predicated by three episodes of character...

Denzel Washington's Athlete Son Lands Big Acting Role

Denzel Washington's eldest son is set to follow dad into acting after landing a role in a new Tv series, while rehabbing an American football injury.John David Washington had to put his National Football League...

From The UK To America: Hbo Finds Channel 4'S 'Utopia'

British conspiracy theory Utopia is heading to the U.S, and it couldn’t have found a better home. HBO are remaking the show, which first broadcast on Channel 4 last year. The stateside adaptation – which...

David Fincher Adapting Utopia For American Tv

Filmmaker David Fincher is set to direct and executive produce a U.S. adaptation of British Tv series Utopia.The Fight Club director is re-teaming with author Gillian Flynn - the woman behind his latest film Gone...

Jack Black And Tim Robbins To Co-star In Comedy Series

High Fidelity co-stars Jack Black and Tim Robbins are re-teaming and heading to the small screen in a new dark comedy.Bosses at America's Hbo network have given the go-ahead for The Brink, a Tv series...

Lena Dunham Confirms "Not That Kind Of Girl" Book Release Date

It’s finally here, or at least that’s how Lena Dunham put it when she announced that her highly anticipated book, Not That Kind of Girl, is set to be released on October 7, 2014.The popular...

Neil Gaiman's 'American Gods' To Hit The Small Screen After Freemantlemedia Deal

For a while, it looked as though American Gods wouldn’t be coming to television sets at all, but a fresh deal with FreemantleMedia has made sure another of Neil Gaiman’s creations cross mediums from book...

Hbo Have Yet Another Winning Formula With 'Looking' - Review Round-up

HBO premiered their latest series last night (19 Jan.), the San Francisco-set Looking, a show about finding the right right partner and who you are in the world. The difference between the new show and...

The Newsroom To End After Upcoming Third Season

Hit Tv drama The Newsroom is to end after its upcoming third season.Aaron Sorkin's Emmy Award-winning series will begin production on its final season this spring (14), according to network bosses at Hbo. Announcing...

Woody Harrelson & Matthew Mcconaughey Can't Wait For You To See "Epic" 'True Detective'

Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey are the latest big name stars to ditch the silver screen in favour of premium television drama and will star together in HBO's latest hotly-anticipated series True Detective. Both stars...

Is True Detective Ready To Fill The Breaking Bad Void This Weekend?

Since Breaking Bad finished most of us have been fumbling around conversations like three-or-more people in a lift, not knowing what to say and endlessly flicking through Netflix to look for something else to watch....

Boardwalk Empire To End After Fifth Season

Acclaimed U.S. series Boardwalk Empire will end after its upcoming fifth season.The period drama, which is executive produced by Martin Scorsese and Mark Wahlberg, is coming to an end, network bosses announced on Thursday (09Jan14)....

Hbo Announces End Of 'Boardwalk Empire,' Premiere Date For 'Game Of Thrones'

It was a big day for HBO shows. The network makes their announcements on Thursday (January 9) about who will stay and who will go.'Game of Thrones' Emilia ClarkeBoardwalk Empire was one of the not-so-lucky...

Alexander Skarsgard Strips For South Pole Toilet Shot

Actor Alexander Skarsgard raised temperatures in the South Pole last month (Dec13) by posing naked on an outdoor toilet, and he has the photo proof of his prank.The hardy True Blood star, who reached the...

Luke Grimes Exits True Blood

Actor Luke Grimes is leaving True Blood after one season.The Taken 2 star, who joined the show in the sixth season, has unexpectedly decided to exit the drama, and his role as vampire James will...

Fascinating Fact: 4004685

Late actor James Gandolfini will be remembered in a special tribute show set to air on U.S. network Hbo on Sunday (22Dec13). James Gandolfini: Tribute to a Friend will feature interviews with The Sopranos star's...

Kevin Dillon Nursing Broken Wrist

Actor Kevin Dillon has broken his wrist just weeks before the big screen version of hit Tv series Entourage is set to begin filming.The star was spotted in Los Angeles on Tuesday (10Dec13) sporting a...

Russell Simmons & John Singleton Teaming Up For Tv Series

Rap mogul Russell Simmons and director John Singleton are teaming up to develop a U.S. Tv series.Club Life: Miami will be written and directed by the Boyz n the Hood filmmaker and will centre on...

Entourage Movie Bosses Hit With Legal Action From Real Vincent Chase

A Hollywood acting coach who shares the same name as Adrian Grenier's Entourage character has fired off a cease and desist notice to movie executives behind the planned film adaptation of the Tv series, amid...

Laurence Fishburne Revisiting Movie Character For New Tv Series

Actor Laurence Fishburne is set to revisit his Always Outnumbered movie character in a U.S. Tv series which he will produce and star in.The Matrix star first played Socrates Fortlow, an ex-convict who seeks redemption...

Hbo

Hbo Quick Links

News Pictures Footage Press Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Man Up - Review

Truly enjoyable British romantic-comedies come along so rarely (Four Weddings and a Funeral was more than 20 years ago) that there's cause to...

Mariachi El Bronx Lead Latest Additions To Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 Line-Up

They'll also be performing on the Lock Up stage as The Bronx.

Bradley Cooper And Emma Stone Take On 'Aloha' Critics

'Aloha', the new film from Cameron Crowe ('Almost Famous', 'Jerry Maguire'), opens this weekend in North America

Glastonbury's Emily Eavis Reveals She Received Death Threats Over Kanye Booking

With a little under a month to go before it kicks off, probably the most talked-about thing....

Advertisement

Jason Schwartzman's Meanest Role To Date?

Ahead of the upcoming UK release of 'Listen Up Philip', the film's star, Jason Schwartzman...

'Spy' Is Melissa McCarthy's Big Break Out

Melissa McCarthy is now getting a chance to hold a movie up on her name alone.

'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

Al Pacino shines in 'Danny Collins'

Trevor Noah To Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show' For The First Time On September 28th

Trevor Noah, the new host of Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’ when Jon Stewart departs...

Advertisement