"Hairspray's" Adam Shankman is set to direct and executive produce HBO Films' "Madame Rose," a biopic based on stage mother Rose Hovick. Penned by Tristine Skyler, "Madame Rose" is based on the story…
HBO and "Behind the Candelabra" are poised to complete a history-making run at the Emmys after leading the way at Sunday's Creative Arts Emmy ceremony at the Nokia Theatre.
HBO Documentary Films has bought U.S. television rights to Madeleine Sackler's docu “Dangerous Acts Starring the Unstable Elements of Belarus,” which premieres Sept. 8 at the Toronto Film Fest. Docu…
As is, this summer lark has its moments but hardly merits hitting the "save" button.
“Hard Knocks” is staying put on HBO. NFL Films and HBO Sports announced Thursday that they have reached agreement on a long-term extension of the “Hard Knocks” franchise. The first-ever sports…
Two recent high-profile HBO movies, "Phil Spector" and now the Liberace tell-all "Behind the Candelabra," each touch upon a theme that should possess special resonance around Hollywood - namely, an…
The TV movie remains in relative decline, which makes a weekend in which two high-profile versions with big-name stars and overt messages playing directly opposite each other especially noteworthy…
HBO Documentary Films has acquired U.S. television rights to Mike Lerner and Maxim Pozdorovkin's documentary "Pussy Riot -- A Punk Prayer," which premiered Friday night at Sundance.
Exclusive: Bette Midler has signed on for a lead role on HBO Films' in-development Phil Spector film starring Al Pacino, Variety has learned, with David Mamet writing and directing.
HBO Films has decided to give the bigscreen treatment to the late Sam Kinison.