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HBO to Debut Martin Scorsese Documentary THE 50 YEAR ARGUMENT, 9/29HBO to Debut Martin Scorsese Documentary THE 50 YEAR ARGUMENT, 9/29
September 17, 2014

Directed by Oscar® winner Martin Scorsese and longtime documentary collaborator David Tedeschi, THE 50 YEAR ARGUMENT profiles the provocative and influential publication The New York Review of Books (more...)


BAFTA Announces Scholarship Recipients In UK and USBAFTA Announces Scholarship Recipients In UK and US
September 17, 2014

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has today announced the names of 21 students in financial need who will receive scholarships to study in the UK or US through the BAFTA scholars... (more...)


HBO to Air HUNTED: THE WAR AGAINST GAYS IN RUSSIA, 10/6HBO to Air HUNTED: THE WAR AGAINST GAYS IN RUSSIA, 10/6
September 16, 2014

In modern-day Russia, where it is estimated that just 1% of the LGBT population lives completely openly, a recent anti-gay amendment to a “propaganda” law has triggered a rising number of assaults on ... (more...)


Tony Nominee John Ellison Conlee Joins Cast of HBO's BOARDWALK EMPIRETony Nominee John Ellison Conlee Joins Cast of HBO's BOARDWALK EMPIRE
September 04, 2014

Tony nominee John Ellison Conlee has joined the cast of HBO's BOARDWALK EMPIRE for its final season, BroadwayWorld has confirmed. (more...)


HBO to Present TV Premiere of MR. DYNAMITE: THE RISE OF JAMES BROWN, 10/27HBO to Present TV Premiere of MR. DYNAMITE: THE RISE OF JAMES BROWN, 10/27
September 04, 2014

HBO has acquired the U.S. and Canadian TV rights to the feature-length documentary MR. DYNAMITE: THE RISE OF JAMES BROWN (more...)


Steve Buscemi to Discuss Firefighting & More on CBS SUNDAY MORNING, 9/7Steve Buscemi to Discuss Firefighting & More on CBS SUNDAY MORNING, 9/7
September 04, 2014

Celebrated actor Steve Buscemi spent four years as a firefighter with the New York City Fire Department before becoming an actor full-time. (more...)


HBO to Debut Documentary A GOOD JOB: Stories of the FDNY, 9/8HBO to Debut Documentary A GOOD JOB: Stories of the FDNY, 9/8
August 21, 2014

“'A good job' means a really tough fire,” says retired firefighter Alfred Benjamin. Some call it terrifying or seductive, but as Rescue 5's Joseph Esposito notes, “You should be scared…that's what kee... (more...)


Steven Strait, Shohreh Aghdashloo to Star in New Syfy Space Opera THE EXPANSE, Coming in 2015Steven Strait, Shohreh Aghdashloo to Star in New Syfy Space Opera THE EXPANSE, Coming in 2015
August 21, 2014

Syfy and Alcon TV today announced that Steven Strait (Magic City) and Emmy winner and Oscar nominee Shohreh Aghdashloo (House of Saddam, House of Sand and Fog) will star in The Expanse, the new 10-epi... (more...)


The Urbanworld Film Festival Presented by BET Announces 2014 Festival SlateThe Urbanworld Film Festival Presented by BET Announces 2014 Festival Slate
August 20, 2014

The 18th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival (www.urbanworld.org), presented by BET Networks with founding sponsor HBO, today announced the majority of the films that will be showcased. (more...)


PBS to Air Alzheimer's Documentary THE GENIUS OF MARIAN, 9/8PBS to Air Alzheimer's Documentary THE GENIUS OF MARIAN, 9/8
August 18, 2014

Sept. 8 on PBS: A filmmaker captures his mother's early-onset Alzheimer's in 'The Genius of The Genius of Marian is a visually rich, emotionally complex story about one family's struggle to come to te... (more...)


HBO to Debut Scorsese's THE 50 YEAR ARGUMENT, 9/29HBO to Debut Scorsese's THE 50 YEAR ARGUMENT, 9/29
August 11, 2014

THE 50 YEAR ARGUMENT, directed by Oscar® winner Martin Scorsese and longtime documentary collaborator David Tedeschi, will debut MONDAY, SEPT. 29 (more...)


ALAN ALDA:YOUNGARTS MASTERCLASS to Debut on HBO, 9/16ALAN ALDA:YOUNGARTS MASTERCLASS to Debut on HBO, 9/16
August 05, 2014

The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts), the non-profit organization that contributes to the cultural vitality of the nation by supporting the artistic development of talented young artists, tod... (more...)


HBO to Debut FOO FIGHTERS: SONIC HIGHWAYS, 10/17HBO to Debut FOO FIGHTERS: SONIC HIGHWAYS, 10/17
August 01, 2014

HBO has confirmed the debut date of FOO FIGHTERS: SONIC HIGHWAYS, with the series to launch its eight-episode season FRIDAY, OCT. 17 (11:00 p.m.-midnight ET/PT), followed by other episodes debuting s... (more...)


Casting Legend Marion Dougherty to Receive 2014 Governors Award at Creative EmmysCasting Legend Marion Dougherty to Receive 2014 Governors Award at Creative Emmys
July 31, 2014

Late casting director Marion Dougherty - known for discovering All in the Family's Archie Bunker, will receive the 2014 Governors Award at the 66th Creative Arts Emmys. (more...)


CAPTIVATED: The Trials of Pamela Smart to Debut on HBO 8/18CAPTIVATED: The Trials of Pamela Smart to Debut on HBO 8/18
July 30, 2014

When the curtain rose on the murder trial of Pamela Smart murder case 23 years ago, the stage was set for the birth of reality TV. (more...)


Larry David and David Steinberg 'In Conversation' Set for This SeptemberLarry David and David Steinberg 'In Conversation' Set for This September
July 29, 2014

Citi® today announced an exclusive event with Larry David and David Steinberg. The conversation-style event will take place in Downtown Los Angeles at The Theatre at Ace Hotel (more...)


James Gandolfini's Legacy of Supporting Service Members Continues Through Wounded Warrior ProjectJames Gandolfini's Legacy of Supporting Service Members Continues Through Wounded Warrior Project
July 24, 2014

Starting July 28, and with his family's blessing, Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) will feature the late James Gandolfini as part of their national television campaign. (more...)


InDepth InterView Special Flashback: Elaine StritchInDepth InterView Special Flashback: Elaine Stritch
by Pat Cerasaro - July 17, 2014

AUTHOR'S NOTE: One of the most iconic Broadway leading ladies in theatrical history, in honor of her passing earlier today at the age of 89, let us revisit this career-spanning InDepth InterView with ... (more...)


Thomas Jane to Star in New Syfy/Alcon TV Series THE EXPANSEThomas Jane to Star in New Syfy/Alcon TV Series THE EXPANSE
July 14, 2014

Syfy and Alcon TV today announced that three-time Golden Globe nominee Thomas Jane (Hung, The Punisher) will star as the world-weary Detective Miller (more...)


Queen Latifah to Portray Iconic Blues Singer in HBO's BESSIEQueen Latifah to Portray Iconic Blues Singer in HBO's BESSIE
July 11, 2014

Oscar(R) nominee Queen Latifah ('Chicago') stars as legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in HBO Films' BESSIE (more...)


HBO to Air Exclusive Series OO FIGHTERS: SONIC HIGHWAYS This OctoberHBO to Air Exclusive Series OO FIGHTERS: SONIC HIGHWAYS This October
July 11, 2014

FOO FIGHTERS: SONIC HIGHWAYS, an unprecedented eight-part documentary series that digs deep into the heart and soul of America's musical identity. (more...)


HBO Announces Documentary Lineup for Second Half of 2014HBO Announces Documentary Lineup for Second Half of 2014
July 11, 2014

HBO presents a compelling array of timely and thought-provoking documentaries every Monday night in the second half of 2014. (more...)


Bessie Smith Biopic with Queen Latifah to Premiere in 2015 on HBOBessie Smith Biopic with Queen Latifah to Premiere in 2015 on HBO
July 10, 2014

Oscar® nominee Queen Latifah (“Chicago”) stars as legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in HBO Films' BESSIE, written and directed by acclaimed filmmaker Dee Rees (“Pariah”). Currently in production in ... (more...)


HBO Announces Second Half of 2014 Documentary ScheduleHBO Announces Second Half of 2014 Documentary Schedule
July 10, 2014

HBO presents a compelling array of timely and thought-provoking documentaries every Monday night in the second half of 2014. Among the new films to debut in the weekly slot are Kate Davis and David He... (more...)


Documentary LOVE CHILD to Premiere 7/28 on HBODocumentary LOVE CHILD to Premiere 7/28 on HBO
July 09, 2014

In 2010, the death from malnutrition of South Korean infant Sarang became an international news story when the circumstances were revealed: The parents had neglected her for an online fantasy game.... (more...)








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