Stories tagged: hbo
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017
An individual using the name “Mr. Smith” posted a fresh cache of stolen HBO files, including some apparently related to the show “Game of Thrones,” online Monday, part of what …
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017
The dump includes scripts from five “Game of Thrones” episodes, including one upcoming episode, and a month’s worth of email from the account of an HBO programming executive.
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017
Media company Star India acknowledged Friday that it was the source of the leaked episode and said it is investigating how it happened.
Wed., Aug. 2, 2017
The success of “Game of Thrones” has helped bolster HBO’s bottom line; in the last three months, Time Warner noted a $106 million increase in subscriptions to HBO, a jump …
Wed., July 26, 2017
HBO president of programming Casey Bloys said Stewart’s two upcoming appearances are “part of a larger deal” the network has with the entertainer, but he did not elaborate.
Fri., July 21, 2017
The series, “Confederate,” will take place in an alternate timeline where the southern states have successfully seceded from the Union and formed a nation in which legalized slavery has evolved …
Tue., June 6, 2017
HBO says the film will focus on Paterno dealing with the fallout from the child sex abuse scandal involving his former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017
Bill Maher apologized Saturday for using of a racial slur to describe himself as a house slave during a live segment for his HBO talk show.
Fri., April 21, 2017
One day, circa 2000, Rebecca Skloot was riding in a car with Deborah Lacks, whose late mother, Henrietta, had posthumously and unwittingly contributed to some of the most important medical …
Fri., March 10, 2017
Director Evgeny Afineevsky hopes his new documentary, “Cries From Syria,” which premieres at 10 p.m. Monday on HBO, can revive our collective sympathy.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017
Bill Maher’s decision to book conservative provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos on his HBO show drew quick condemnation from another guest.
Sun., Jan. 1, 2017
At the end of 2016, a big question hangs over the TV industry: What if Jeff Bewkes is right? One of the best-positioned media giants, Bewkes’ Time Warner sold to …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016
The filmmakers have described the project as Carrie Fisher’s initial idea. Her mother was about to give her final live performances in Las Vegas two years ago, and Fisher wanted …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016
King James is set to tell the story of The Greatest.
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016
Amazon is continuing its push into online streaming video by letting its Prime customers purchase monthly subscriptions to HBO and Cinemax right from their Amazon accounts.
Sun., Oct. 16, 2016
Last year, HBO added nearly 3 million U.S. subscribers, capping its biggest two-year gain in three decades. There was just one problem: It didn’t get paid for many of them.
Mon., June 6, 2016
Some 9,000 people stuck with delinquent medical bills had their debts forgiven courtesy of HBO host John Oliver.
Thu., April 21, 2016
Much like the music of the maligned “dead weight artists” Richie Finestra and his gang at American Century Records must cut to make ends meet, the HBO series “Vinyl” is …
Thu., March 17, 2016
T-Mobile and YouTube have come to terms after a public spat over the phone company’s “Binge On” video streaming service. That means most T-Mobile customers can, starting Thursday, watch YouTube …
Tue., Jan. 12, 2016
Kyle Wiltjer lobbied to do post-practice interviews Tuesday with Gonzaga frontcourt sidekick Domantas Sabonis as a package deal. Wiltjer even buried a 30-foot shot in hopes of changing the minds …
Sat., Dec. 5, 2015
The Gonzaga men’s basketball program will be featured in an upcoming HBO series. HBO crews have been filming the team for a behind-the-scenes look at the Zags.
Wed., Oct. 15, 2014
NEW YORK (AP) — Premium cable channel HBO plans to offer a stand-alone version of its popular video-streaming service in 2015.
Fri., Nov. 8, 2013
Mike Tyson’s life story is the gift that keeps giving. And giving. And giving.
Wed., Jan. 26, 2011
You’d think the enormous balloon dragon would have been the biggest attention-getter at Ryan Oelrich’s First Night display. But, to his dismay, he heard a passer-by pipe up when he …