EXCLUSIVE : HBO’s sprawling sci-fi drama series Westworld is getting a major new cast addition. Former The Path and Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul is joining the recently ordered third season of the series. The producers are being tight-lipped on the character but I hear Paul will be a series regular. Created for television by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, based on Michael Crichton's 1973 movie, the sci-fi thriller is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness…
HBO has renewed “Insecure” for a fourth season and fellow comedy series “Ballers” for a fifth season. The renewals come nearly a month after the two series returned for new seasons Aug. 12 on HBO and its digital platforms. Created by Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore, “Insecure” follows the friendship of two women dealing with […]
The actress posted a lengthy statement to Facebook announcing that she'll be leaving the Gallagher gang after nine seasons on the show.
Jon and Sansa have a wintry but warm reunion in the first footage from Game of Thrones Season 8. The hug, a callback to several such snowy embraces between the two characters, is glimpsed at the 1:10 mark in a new HBO sizzle reel highlighting new and returning programming. Game of Thrones‘ delayed Season 8 […]
Hugh Laurie needs to update his intergalactic passport: The House alum has signed on to star in HBO’s sci-fi comedy pilot Avenue 5, from Veep creator Armando Iannucci, TVLine has learned. HBO ordered a pilot and back-up scripts for the series back in September, describing it simply as “a comedy, set in the future, mostly in space.” Laurie […]
After a stint as a trapeze artist in The Greatest Showman and years of starring as an uncover spy in Disney Channel's K.C. Undercover, Zendaya is gearing up for her next role as the lead in an upcoming HBO drama pilot, Euphoria.
TCA: Casey Bloys says even people who dislike "Westworld" are talking about it, which is the kind of response HBO loves to see.
“The Nevers” is an epic science fiction drama about a gang of Victorian women who find themselves with unusual abilities, relentless enemies, and on a mission that might change the world. “We have long been fans of the incredibly talented and prolific Joss Whedon and we can’t think of a better project than ‘The Nevers’ with which to welcome him to the HBO family,” HBO programming president Casey Bloys said in a statement.
Maisie Williams, Emilia Clarke, and other cast members have posted sweet tributes to the Seven Kingdoms and they're breaking our hearts.
One of the most eagerly anticipated TV events of the year, this adaptation of Gillian Flynn's novel is everything you might have wanted. And also some things you didn’t know you wanted.
John Oliver blasted Jeff Sessions for using a nonapplicable Bible verse to defend separating children from their parents — and pointed out the administration's hypocrisy in doing so.
Hall H of the San Diego Convention Center is going to be a little hollowed out this year as HBO has just declared that fan faves Game of Thrones and Westworld will not be attending Comic-Con 2018. “Due to production schedules and air dates for Game of Thrones and Westworld , these series will not be presented at San Diego Comic-Con this summer,” said the premium cabler on Thursday. “HBO has a longstanding relationship with SDCC, and we are very grateful for the fans'…
HBO gave fans the first glimpse of its post-“Game of Thrones” future by announcing a pilot for an untitled prequel series that will take place well before the events of the show. The series was created by Jane Goldman and “Game of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin, with Goldman serving as showrunner.
The HBO drama pilot “Euphoria” has set its main cast, with Zendaya cast in the lead role, Variety has learned. The project, an adaptation of the Israeli series of the same name, is describe as the story of drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love and friendship all told by a lying, drug addicted 17 year old […]
Lily Tomlin, William Shatner, Rita Moreno, Fred Willard, and Cloris Leachman visited "Last Week Tonight" to warn against elder abuse and ... hippos.
Damon Lindelof’s “Watchmen” pilot at HBO has set a number of actors in key roles, Variety has learned. Regina King, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Adelaide Clemens, and Andrew Howard will all appear in the series, with King in the lead role. King previously appeared on “The Leftovers,” the HBO drama series co-created […]
John Oliver had some fun with CBS's Gayle King for her coverage of the royal wedding, Bishop Michael Curry's sermon, and Queen Elizabeth's understanding of love.
Will Ferrell and Molly Shannon are preparing to cover the royal wedding live on HBO as quirky commentators Cord Hosenbeck and Tish Cattigan.