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Who is Carl Nassib, the NFL's first openly gay active player?

Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib was a former walk-on at Penn State and also had a memorable moment on HBO's reality series "Hard Knocks" in 2018.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Hbo, Usa, News, NFL, Usa Today, Penn State, Carl Nassib, Las Vegas Raiders


Axios: HUD Secretary Offers Thoughts on 2021’s Housing Priorities

Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Marcia Fudge sat down for a brief, but wide-ranging interview this week with Axios, which was broadcast on Home Box Office (HBO) and the outlet’s streaming service, HBO Max. In the interview, Secretary Fudge discussed some of the ways her perspective on her job was shaped by housing duties as a mayor in Ohio, as well as priorities of the Department in the near future. The secretary was also asked about the impending expir...
Tags: Hbo, Featured, Finance, United States, Hud, Ohio, Fudge, FHA, Federal Housing Administration, Marcia Fudge, Axios, Home Box Office HBO, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Axios HBO


‘We Focused On What It Was Like To Deal With Trauma’: Director Elizabeth Wolff On Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo & ‘I’ll Be Gone In The Dark’

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The Best TV Shows & Movies Coming to HBO Max in July 2021

It’s actually somewhat shocking that we’re so close to July already, but I guess that’s how this whole “continuous process of time” thing works. As June rolls over to July, the days will get hotter, armpits will grow sweatier, and HBO Max will add new stuff to stream. The biggest new title on the service is arguably Space Jam: A New Legacy, but there’s plenty of other stuff worth checking out as well. Check out all the new TV shows and movies coming to HBO Max in July 2021 below. Freaky O...
Tags: Hbo, UK, New York, Movies, Disney, US, America, Manhattan, Steven Soderbergh, Upper East Side, Dolby Vision, Tyler Perry, Tom, Vince Vaughn, Gandhi, Judas


HBO Max Pirate Comedy ‘Our Flag Means Death’ Adds Six to Cast, Including ‘Game of Thrones’ Alum Kristian Nairn

The HBO Max pirate comedy series “Our Flag Means Death” is rounding out its cast with six new additions. Kristian Nairn, Nathan Foad, Samson Kayo, Rory Kinnear, Con O’Neill and Vico Ortiz will all join the show alongside previously announced series lead Rhys Darby. Taika Waititi will also appear in the series as the infamous […]
Tags: Hbo, News, Kristian Nairn, HBO Max, Vico Ortiz, Rhys Darby Taika Waititi


Chernobyl and The Feed among dramas driving UK TV exports to Europe

Figures for 2019/20 show sales to Europe rose 4%, with an appetite for archive shows as well as newFor British television and film, Europe is the second biggest market after the US – with Chernobyl, His Dark Materials and The Feed featuring among popular recent UK shows on the continent.Chernobyl, the Emmy award-winning historical drama, was a Sky Studios production bought by OCS City for a French audience, Sky Atlantic for the Germans and Italians and HBO for the Poles, Spaniards and Swedes. Co...
Tags: Europe, Hbo, UK, Media, US, UK News, World news, Atlantic, Television industry, The Great British Bake Off, Chernobyl, Brexit


HBO Max July 2021 Schedule: Movie and TV Titles Revealed

The full lineup for the movie and TV titles coming to HBO Max this July has been unveiled, including Malcolm D. Lee’s Space Jam: A New Legacy. In the film, basketball champion and global icon LeBron James goes on an epic adventure alongside the timeless Tune Bugs Bunny and the Tune Squad in this animated/live-action event. This transformational journey is a manic mash-up of two worlds that reveals just how far some parents will go to connect with their kids. The Warner Bros. Pictures film is on...
Tags: Hbo, UK, TV, New York, Movies, Abc, US, America, TV News, Manhattan, Streaming, Steven Soderbergh, Upper East Side, Lebron James, Gotham City, Bronx


The Mysterious Benedict Society TV Spot Debuts Ahead of Disney+ Premiere

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Disney+ has announced that their newest coming-of-age adventure series The Mysterious Benedict Society will officially make its premiere this Friday, June 25, with the first two episodes. This announcement also came with the release of a new TV spot and character posters, which you can check out in the gallery below, highlighting Emmy-winning actor Tony Hale’s dual roles as twin brothers-turned-enemies Mr. Benedict and L.D. Curtain. The upcoming Disney+ series marks Hale’s f...
Tags: Video, Hbo, Comedy, TV, Movies, Drama, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Constance, Benedict, Hale, Tony Hale, James Bobin, ComingSoon, Phil Hay


Former Rep. Katie Hill blamed sexism for having to resign after her sex scandal while Matt Gaetz and Andrew Cuomo have kept their jobs

A composite image of Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida and former Rep. Katie Hill. Drew Angerer/Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Katie Hill said the reaction to her sex scandal was different to that of Rep. Gaetz and Gov. Cuomo. Hill resigned after her nudes were leaked and she admitted to having a relationship with a staffer. She cited sexism for why she resigned but they still have their jobs. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former Democratic Rep. Ka...
Tags: Florida, Hbo, Politics, New York, Congress, California, Trends, News UK, Andrew Cuomo, Justice Department, Cuomo, Hill, Matt Gaetz, Gaetz, Axios, Katie Hill


‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Finally Crosses $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office

In a long-awaited box office milestone, “Godzilla vs. Kong” has finally hit the $100 million mark in the U.S. The Warner Bros. and Legendary tentpole opened in theaters and on HBO Max in early April, collecting a then-pandemic best $32 million over the weekend. It remained a powerful theatrical draw, with ticket sales quickly climbing […]
Tags: Hbo, News, Box Office, Warner Bros, Kong, Domestic Box Office, Godzilla vs. Kong


Intern's Email Goof at HBO Max Inspires Hundreds to Show Support on Twitter

CBS News reports: A mysterious and puzzling email with the subject line of "Integration Test Email #1" landed in the boxes of some HBO Max subscribers on Thursday. Just hours later, the company said that the message was intended to be an empty test email, and "yes, it was the intern." The unnamed intern quickly became the new star of HBO Max on social media, as hundreds of encouraging messages poured in to reassure the intern that mistakes happen, in all phases of careers... And instead of subsc...
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Los Angeles Lakers Comedy Series Coming to Netflix

Netflix has recently given a straight-to-series order to a comedy set in the front office of the Los Angeles Lakers franchise, according to a report from Variety.   RELATED: Rory Cochrane, Edwin Hodge & More Join HBO’s Los Angeles Lakers Series The series will come from writer Elaine Ko and be executive produced by Mindy Kaling. It’s inspired by the personal and professional dynamic between the family owners and front office team that run one of the biggest sports franchises in the world. Bill...
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Watchmen Almost Cast a Different Actress as Laurie Blake aka Silk Spectre

Jean Smart is an acting pioneer with a career spanning over 40 years. She’s an experienced dramatic and comedy actress but seldom explored the sci-fi and superhero genres.Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Films, Sigourney Weaver, Damon Lindelof, Comedian, Yang, Sigourney, Dave Gibbons, Jean Smart, Allen Moore, Watchmen, The Emmys, Laurie Blake, Silk Spectre, Creative Works


Intern Blamed for HBO Max Email Snafu Receives Outpouring of Support Online

After WarnerMedia blamed an unnamed intern for an errant test email message sent to HBO Max subscribers this week, the internet responded with a flood of good vibes for the gaffester. On Thursday, June 17, HBO Max “mistakenly sent out an empty test email to a portion of our HBO Max mailing list,” according to […]
Tags: Hbo, News, Monica Lewinsky, WarnerMedia, HBO Max


Twitter Rallies Behind HBO Max Intern Blamed for Test Email Accidentally Sent to Subscribers

HBO Max has confirmed that one of its interns was behind the strange email mistakenly sent out to subscribers on Thursday evening, prompting an outpouring of support on Twitter as users came out to share their own horror stories of workplace screw-ups in solidarity.Read more...
Tags: Twitter, Spotify, Hbo, Science, Email, Microsoft, Bill Clinton, Computing, Webmail, Monica Lewinsky, Television In The United States, Outlookcom, Home Box Office Inc, HBO Max, Universal Windows Platform Apps, Entertainment Culture


The 55 best movies on HBO Max right now

You can escape the summer heat without ever leaving your home thanks to HBO Max's powerhouse lineup of movies that you can stream right now.
Tags: Hbo, Trends, Home Theater, What To Watch, Streaming, movies& TV, HBO Max


Monica Lewinsky Has Some Advice for That HBO Max Intern After Test Email Goes Viral

Monica Lewinsky offered her advice and support to an HBO Max intern after they accidentally sent an email to thousands of subscribers.
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5 Musicals to Watch After ‘In the Heights’

Director Jon M. Chu‘s vibrant, joyful film adaptation of the musical In the Heights hit theaters and HBO Max one week ago. If you’ve seen that movie but want to continue to immerse yourselves in the singing, dancing, and wonderfully choreographed world of musicals, here is a list of five musicals to watch after In the Heights. West Side Story West Side Story is one of those films like Citizen Kane or Casablanca: movies you’ve heard about so often that they might initially seem too imposin...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Movies, New York City, Features, Netflix, Marlon Brando, Musical, Catherine Deneuve, Kelly, The Warriors, Juliet, Cherbourg, West Side Story, John Carney, Sing Street


Top Stories this PM: Catholic bishops vs. Biden; Taylor Swift's latest rerelease; HBO blames the intern

Good afternoon. Here are the top stories so far today.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What happened today:Bishops vs. Biden. Catholic Bishops voted to advance guidance that would ban President Joe Biden from receiving communion in response to his support of abortion rights. The exact language of the document will be drafted and then voted on in November, The New York Times reported. Biden is a practicing Catholic who regularly attends Mass.Should the preside...
Tags: Hbo, Texas, News, Taylor Swift, Obama, White House, America, Newsletter, Trends, Joe Biden, New York Times, Catholic, Chrissy Teigen, Biden, Taylor, Trump


HBO Max Hit With Streaming, Log-In Problems

UPDATED: Users of HBO Max reported widespread issues in trying to access the WarnerMedia streaming service Friday. According to uptime-monitoring site DownDetector, user reports of problems with HBO Max spiked around 2:15 p.m. ET. Among the most-reported problems, about 39% were related to log-in, with server connections at 35% and video streaming errors at 24%. […]
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‘The Suicide Squad’ Character King Shark Was Harder to Create Than Rocket or Groot, Says James Gunn

In Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy franchise, director James Gunn made us fall in love with a big talking tree with limited vocabulary and a bitter anthropomorphic raccoon with a penchant for bursts of rage and stealing people’s prosthetic body parts. That’s no easy feat, but it turns out the most difficult walking-talking animal character the filmmaker had to deal with came from the upcoming DC Comics movie The Suicide Squad. Sylvester Stallone is lending his voice to a big, dumb, flesh-hungr...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Dc Comics, Sequels, Suicide Squad, Sylvester-Stallone, James Gunn, Warner Brothers, Gunn, Comic Book/Superhero, The Suicide Squad, King Shark, Rocket Raccoon for Marvel Studios GamesRadar, Suicide Squad King Shark


Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights is Back, and Its Most Popular Icon is Returning

We may talk about Disney the most when we talk about theme parks here on /Film, but Universal Studios Orlando is right there too. And with the fall peering at us like light at the end of the incredibly hot tunnel of the summer, there’s a big event on the way. Universal Orlando is celebrating its 30th year of Halloween Horror Nights this fall, and last night, they announced that the spooktacular event’s most popular icon, Jack the Clown, is returning. The big announcement came in the form of ...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Disney, Theme Parks, Universal, Jack, Orlando, Imhotep, Universal Studios Orlando, Universal Orlando, Pennywise, Crypt, Halloween Horror Nights, Jack the Clown


‘I’ll Be Gone in the Dark’ Special Adds Fury, Not Insight, About Golden State Killer: TV Review

A year ago, HBO’s “I’ll Be Gone in the Dark” emerged as something truly special — a true-crime series with a sense of probing curiosity that extended beyond the lurid. Based on the work of the late writer Michelle McNamara, the series achieved a sort of double feat. It worked both as an exacting and […]
Tags: Reviews, Hbo, True Crime, Michelle McNamara, I'll Be Gone In the Dark


Cameron and Nicholas Crovetti Join Amazon’s Goodnight Mommy Remake

According to Variety, young actors Cameron and Nicholas Crovetti have officially been tapped for the leading roles opposite Oscar nominee Naomi Watts (The Ring) in Amazon Studios’ forthcoming English remake of Goodnight Mommy, based on the 2014 Austrian horror thriller of the same name. The 13-year-old twins are set to portray the roles of two brothers suspecting that the woman with her face covered in bandages isn’t their real mother, who will be played by Watts. The Crovetti twins gained reco...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Movies, Horror, Austria, Nicole Kidman, Cameron, Matthias Schoenaerts, Naomi Watts, Charlie, Nicolas, Amazon Studios, Blumhouse, Joel Kinnaman, Matt Reeves, ComingSoon


Titans Season 3 Gives Us Batgirl in a Wheelchair

Barbara Gordon. Batgirl. Oracle. No matter what name she’s using, she’s one of the most famous DC Comics characters of all time. While she’s made a few live-action appearances, her latest will come in the form of HBO Max’s Titans and now we have our first look at her.Read more...
Tags: Comics, Hbo, Science, Alan Moore, Dc Comics, Batgirl, Birds Of Prey, Batman, Bob, Warner Bros, Brenton Thwaites, Oracle, Joss Whedon, Robin, Alicia Silverstone, Potter


‘John Wick 4’ Adds Another Certified Badass With Hiroyuki Sanada

Hiroyuki Sanada (Lost, Westworld, Mortal Kombat) was originally set to star in John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum as Zero, Wick’s primary adversary in that film. But an Achilles tendon injury took him out of contention, and he was eventually replaced by Mark Dacascos. Now history is righting itself, because Sanada has reportedly been cast in John Wick 4, reuniting with his old 47 Ronin co-star Keanu Reeves. According to Collider, Sanada has been added to the John Wick 4 cast, where he will pla...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Casting, Sequels, Army, Halle Berry, Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Renner, Continental, Ian Mcshane, Reeves, Donnie Yen, Wick, Zack Snyder, John Wick


Kim Johnson’s Novel ‘This Is My America’ to Get TV Adaptation on HBO Max

Erik Feig’s Picturestart has acquired the television rights to develop and produce an adaptation of Kim Johnson’s award-winning fiction novel “This Is My America” with Fake Empire for HBO Max. Jessica Watson, co-producer of the upcoming Freeform series “Single Drunk Female” from producers Jenni Konner and Leslye Headland, will write the script and executive produce. […]
Tags: Hbo, News, America, Jenni Konner, Kim Johnson, Erik Feig, Jessica Watson, Leslye Headland, PictureStart, HBO Max, This Is My America, Max Jessica Watson


How Fair Use Has Transformed Docuseries

In February HBO released “Allen v. Farrow,” a four-part docuseries that examined the events that led up to Dylan Farrow’s sexual abuse allegations against her father, Woody Allen. That same month Skyhorse Publishing threatened a copyright infringement lawsuit against the premium cabler and the docuseries’ directors, Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering, over the series’ use […]
Tags: Hbo, Features, Woody Allen, Emmys, Hemingway, Allen, Kirby Dick, Amy Ziering, Farrow, Dylan Farrow, Skyhorse Publishing, Moment of Truth, Allen v. Farrow


HBO Max subscribers can get $25 back when they buy an annual plan with an American Express card

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. HBO Max now offers annual plans with a 16% discount. SOPA Images/Shutterstock HBO Max subscribers can purchase any annual plan with an American Express card and get $25 back. An HBO Max ad-supported annual plan costs $100, and an ad-free annual plan costs $150. Each annual plan saves you around 16% compared to paying for a year with a monthly plan. Annual Plan (ad-free) (medium) HBO Max is known for its...
Tags: Reviews, Deals, Hbo, TV, Movies, Entertainment, Trends, Tech, Streaming, American Express, Tech Insider, Insider Picks, HBO Max, Adam Burakowski, Product Card, Deals (Reviews


Tom and Jerry in New York Trailer Previews HBO Max’s New Animated Series

New York City’s parks, historic libraries, spectacular museums, and iconic landmarks may never be the same as Tom and Jerry move their big chase to the Big Apple in the all-new HBO Max original series, Tom and Jerry in New York, which just unveiled its official trailer. The original animated comedy, produced by Warner Bros. Animation, is slated to debut Thursday, July 1 on HBO Max. RELATED: HBO Max’s Titans Season 3 Teaser: Welcome to Gotham City Everybody’s favorite animated Cat & Mouse have m...
Tags: Family, Video, Hbo, Comedy, TV, New York, Movies, New York City, Action, TV News, Streaming, Gotham City, Warner Bros Animation, Big Apple, Tom, Jerry