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August 8, 2017
Hackers post stolen HBO 'Game of Thrones' scripts online, demand bitcoin ransom
A hacker or hackers going by the name "Mr. Smith" dumped a trove of stolen HBO files online Monday, hinting at the extent of the network's security breach last week. The files include five "Game of Thrones" scripts and a month's worth of emails from Leslie Cohen, the network's vice...
August 8, 2017 - 6:44am
August 3, 2017
HBO still doesn't know how bad its hack was
Days after admitting that hackers stole sensitive company information, executives at HBO are still scrambling to understand the extent of the...
August 3, 2017 - 3:28pm
July 31, 2017
Port: The censors are coming for HBO’s new alternate history show about the Civil War
A new HBO series from two of the producers of The Game of Thrones has sparked an online campaign to block it. The show is called Confederate,...
July 31, 2017 - 10:11am
June 22, 2017
John Oliver sued by coal CEO claiming 'character assassination'
John Oliver -- and a giant squirrel -- made the king of coal seriously angry. Robert Murray, the CEO of one of America's largest coal companies,...
June 22, 2017 - 3:44pm
May 4, 2017
'Game of Thrones' spinoff in the works at HBO
LOS ANGELES - HBO has closed deals with four different writers to explore multiple possible spinoffs of "Game of Thrones." The premium cable...
May 4, 2017 - 2:48pm
April 3, 2017
NFL, HBO agree to extend 'Hard Knocks'
The NFL and HBO agreed to extend the run of "Hard Knocks," a behind-the-scenes reality television show of the league's training camps. According...
April 3, 2017 - 11:03am
March 9, 2017
'Game of Thrones' reveals season 7 premiere date
LOS ANGELES - Winter is coming this summer, as the season 7 premiere date for HBO's massive hit has finally been revealed. The seventh and penultimate...
March 9, 2017 - 3:54pm
December 22, 2016
Witnesses fearful in wealthy heir Durst's L.A. murder case -prosecutor
LOS ANGELES - Witnesses expected to testify in the Los Angeles murder trial of real estate scion Robert Durst are concerned for their safety,...
News/Nation and World
December 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 30, 2016
HBO confirms 'Game of Thrones' will end with eighth season
LOS ANGELES - The end is near for "Game of Thrones."Newly anointed programming chief Casey Bloys confirmed what's long been rumored: That the eighth season of "Game of Thrones" will indeed be the final one. He made the announcement at the Television Critics Association press tour...
News/Nation and World
July 30, 2016 - 9:00pm
November 4, 2015
Jon Stewart signs HBO deal
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Jon Stewart has set a four-year production pact with HBO that calls for him to produce short-form video content for HBO's digital platforms. The deal also includes a first-look option for film and TV projects. HBO has long been rumored as the next...
News/Nation and World
November 4, 2015 - 12:12pm
April 28, 2015
Viola Davis Developing Harriet Tubman Movie at HBO
LOS ANGELES - Viola Davis is attached to star in an HBO telepic about the life of Harriet Tubman, the activist who helped devise a system that allowed hundreds of slaves to escape to freedom via the Underground Railroad. Davis is developing the project with Amblin TV and writer...
April 28, 2015 - 2:00am
December 15, 2014
'The Newsroom' finale might look better in hindsight (SPOILERS)
LOS ANGELES - So Aaron Sorkin?
December 15, 2014 - 1:00am
September 24, 2014
New York City is a key plank for 'Boardwalk Empire's' attention to detail
LOS ANGELES - The Bronx County Courthouse, with its neoclassical majesty, needs no dressing up to double for 1930s Chicago. On a muggy August afternoon, the "Boardwalk Empire" team makes the most of the granite-and-limestone steps leading into the courthouse, converting...
September 24, 2014 - 2:00am
September 23, 2014
Terence Winter touts a homefield advantage for 'Boardwalk Empire'
LOS ANGELES - Terence Winter came of age in New York City during the bad old days of the 1970s and early 1980s. The "Boardwalk Empire" creator/showrunner remembers a time when areas of Manhattan such as the Upper East Side and Meatpacking District were a "no-man's land."...
September 23, 2014 - 10:00pm
September 15, 2014
'Boardwalk Empire' Revisits Variety's 1931 Interview with Al Capone
LOS ANGELES - Variety had a guest shot in Sunday's episode of HBO's "Boardwalk Empire" in a storyline involving our famous 1931 interview with Al Capone. The June 30, 1931, edition of Variety featured the banner story "Capone Kids Gang Films," written by staff scribeLou...
September 15, 2014 - 2:01pm