HBO has handed a fifth season to period drama “Boardwalk Empire.” Prohibition-set drama returned for its fourth run on HBO earlier this month, and has averaged a gross audience of 7.5 million viewers…
Gandolfini, who passed away in June, was to star in the seven-hour series.
TIme Warner topper Jeff Bewkes pooh-poohed the notion of broadband-only distribution of traditional TV programs, suggesting that Intel Corp., Sony Corp., Microsoft Corp. and other potential players…
HBO’s relationship with “The Newsroom’s” Emily Mortimer is being strengthened as the pay TV company picks up Mortimer’s comedy “Doll & Em.” The six-episode halfhour series, from King Bee Prods.…
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.
Armando Iannucci, the son of an Italian, was born in Scotland and lives in England, but he seems to understand American politics better than most Americans. Iannucci is the creator of HBO's "Veep,"…
HBO has handed a second season to “Vice,” ordering 12 episodes for the newsmagazine’s second run and slating them for 2014. "’Vice’s’ fearless, irreverent style of news coverage has produced a…
Netflix reported 29.17 million domestic subscribers in the first quarter of 2013, surpassing HBO for the first time. Netflix, which ended 2012 with 27.15 million domestic subs, added just over 2…
Polish helmer Agnieszka Holland's HBO Europe miniseries "Burning Bush" is to make its international debut at the Rotterdam Film Festival, the latest TV drama to play at a sprocket opera.
Could HBO be returning to WWII? Pay cabler, which had incredible success with "Band of Brothers" and then followed that up "The Pacific," is considering doing a third miniseries, this time about the…