Eleven thoroughbreds have won horse racing's Triple Crown, but none since 1978. Primetime comedy also has its version of the trifecta -- high ratings, critical acclaim and Emmy notice -- and the same…
One of last week's most-watched telecasts did not air in primetime, as NBC 's coverage of horse racing's Kentucky Derby averaged a big 16.2 million viewers early Saturday evening. This year's…
HBO stunned bizzers Wednesday afternoon when it pulled the plug on its horse-racing drama "Luck" following the death Tuesday of another horse during filming.
NBC has secured multiyear rights to the Breeders' Cup, horse racing's biggest day.
While most auds won't have considered horse racing in such glorified terms, Benjamin Marquet's docu about trainee jockeys -- a must for the equine-inclined, and a candid look at fearful ambition…
Michael Mann is in talks to direct "Luck," an hourlong HBO series pilot about horse racing culture created by David Milch.
Diane Lane is set to star in "Secretariat," the Disney film about the relationship between the 1973 Triple Crown-winning racehorse and his owner, Penny Chenery.
Go Racing, the consortium comprised of Channel 4, satcaster BSkyB and racecourse owner Arena Leisure, plans to launch a pay-TV horse racing channel in April 2002 in a deal worth up to £400 million…
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