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‘Avenue 5’ Season 2 is Go For Launch From HBO

Armando Iannucci‘s Avenue 5 will continue its journey on HBO for another season. The network just gave the greenlight to Avenue 5 season 2, furthering the misadventures of the problematic space cruise ship. The comedy series stars Hugh Laurie, Zach Woods, Josh Gad, and more, and premiered on HBO last month. More on Avenue 5 season 2 below. Amy Gravitt, Executive Vice President, HBO Programming, has announced that Avenue 5 is continuing with a second season. “We’ve loved every minute of Avenu...
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‘Avenue 5’ Renewed for Season 2 at HBO

HBO is up for more space chaos. The network has renewed the Armando Iannucci-created comedy “Avenue 5” for a second season. “We’ve loved every minute of Avenue 5’s inaugural voyage,” said Amy Gravitt, executive vice president of HBO Programming. “Armando Iannucci and his team are masters of smart and incisive comedy, and the ensemble cast, […]
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HBO Renews Avenue 5 for Second Season

HBO renews Avenue 5 for second season After scoring strong reviews from critics and audiences alike, HBO’s sci-fi comedy Avenue 5 has scored a second season order from the premium cable network, according to Deadline. RELATED: New Avenue 5 Promo: Josh Gad Invites You to a Luxury Space Experience Avenue 5 is described as a space tourism comedy set 40 years in the future when the solar system is everyone’s oystery. With Hugh Laurie as the Captain, nothing can go wrong. “We’ve loved every min...
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‘Deadwood’ Movie Trailer Reveals Tense New Footage, Confirms May Premiere Date

Alright, I guess it’s time to admit the Deadwood movie is really, finally happening. There’s even a new trailer! And a premiere date! I never thought this day would come. HBO’s new film will reunite almost the entire original cast of the Shakespearian Western for one last hurrah, thirteen years after the series was cancelled. The movie premieres this May. Watch the Deadwood movie trailer below. Dead Movie Trailer "It’d be a pity not to recognize what’s at stake." #Deadwood: The Movie prem...
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‘Deadwood’ Movie Photos Prove This is Finally, Really Happening

When it comes to the Deadwood movie, I’ve always maintained a “I’ll believe it when I see it” mentality. The film follow-up to David Milch‘s Shakespearian Western has been talked about for so long, that I started to think it would never happen – even when everyone involved said that it definitely was. Now I think I can finally start to accept reality, because the first Deadwood movie photos have surfaced, proving that yes, it’s really happening. EW has our first look at official Deadwood mov...
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HBO’s My Brilliant Friend Renewed for a Second Season

BEGIN SLIDESHOW HBO’s My Brilliant Friend renewed for a second season HBO and RAI have renewed the drama series My Brilliant Friend for a second season. The eight-episode first season of the show is based on Elena Ferrante’s bestselling book of the same name, which is the first of her four-part series published in the U.S. by Europa Editions. Season two will be based on The Story of a New Name, her second book in the series. PB = PB || {}; gptAds = P...
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‘My Brilliant Friend’ Trailer: HBO Adapts Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan Novels

Elena Ferrante‘s Neapolitan novels have been a literary sensation, beloved by critics and readers alike. Now, HBO is attempting to bring the books to life with a 32-part adaptation (!). Things kick off with the series My Brilliant Friend, debuting on HBO this November. Watch the first My Brilliant Fiend trailer below. My Brilliant Friend Trailer  The Neapolitan Novels – My Brilliant Friend, The Story of a New Name, Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay, and The Story of the Lost Child – ha...
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The ‘Deadwood’ Movie Is Finally, Officially Happening

The Deadwood movie has gone through fits and starts for over 10 years. Now, it’s finally happening. HBO has officially given the greenlight to the film revival of the Western series that ran from from 2004 to 2006. Tell your god to ready for blood. I want to temper my excitement here, because a part of me won’t believe the Deadwood movie is real until I’m watching it. But during today’s TCA summer press tour, HBO Programming president Casey Bloys confirmed the long-awaited Deadwood movie was...
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Charlamagne tha God Sets HBO Interview Series

HBO has ordered a series of four interview specials with host Charlamagne tha God. “Charlamagne brings a provocative, thoughtful and always honest voice to all of his interviews,” said Nina Rosenstein, executive vice president, HBO Programming. “We think these specials will be surprising and enlightening and we look forward to seeing who he brings to […]
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Westworld Renewed for Season Three!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Westworld renewed for season three! Following the season two premiere of the series just weeks ago, HBO has announced they’ve renewed Westworld for a third season. “It’s been an extraordinary pleasure to work with the exceptionally talented Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, as well as their gifted cast and crew,” said Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming.. “From the inspired storytelling to the incredible visuals, we are so excited to see where the next chapter will take us....
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‘Barry,’ ‘Silicon Valley’ Renewed at HBO

HBO has renewed the comedies “Barry” and “Silicon Valley.” “While ‘Barry’ has delighted audiences with its deft interplay of comedy and drama, ‘Silicon Valley’ remains as brilliantly and frighteningly prescient as ever,” said Amy Gravitt, executive vice president of HBO Programming. “We’re thrilled that these two smart, funny shows are returning for another season.” Created […]
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Wyatt Cenac to Star in HBO Late-Night Docuseries From Executive Producer John Oliver

“Daily Show” alums Wyatt Cenac and John Oliver are teaming for a new docuseries at HBO, the premium cabler announced Monday. “We’re thrilled to give Wyatt this opportunity to showcase his bold take on today’s social issues,” said Nina Rosenstein, executive vice president of HBO Programming. “His ability to tackle tough topics with humor and […]
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‘Game of Thrones’ Will Film Multiple Endings for the Series Finale to Avoid Spoilers

As HBO learned through its prolonged dealings with hackers this summer, the internet is dark and full of spoilers. And as the network’s flagship shows nears its end, the frenzy for spoilers of just how Game of Thrones will conclude will soon reach its peak. It’s no wonder that HBO will go above and beyond to prevent as many spoilers from hitting the internet as possible. The newest strategy: Game of Thrones is shooting multiple endings of its series finale. HBO Programming President Casey Bl...
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Last Week Tonight Renewed for Three More Seasons

Last Week Tonight renewed for three more seasons HBO has announced that the Emmy-winning Last Week Tonight with John Oliver has been renewed for three additional seasons. The deal will keep the hit show on the network through 2020, with 30 shows to be presented each season. “We are thrilled to have John Oliver as an integral part of the HBO family and to continue to share his comedic brilliance with the world,” said Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming. “His extraordinary genius for rich a...
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HBO Renews Duplass Brothers’ ‘Room 104’

HBO has renewed anthology series “Room 104” by Jay and Mark Duplass for a second season. “Jay and Mark Duplass are gifted storytellers who have brilliantly reinvented the anthology series for the modern era,” said Amy Gravitt, executive vice president, HBO Programming. “The format of ROOM 104 offers endless possibilities and opportunities for new talent to experiment, and I look forward... Read more »
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‘Insecure,’ ‘Ballers’ Renewed at HBO

HBO has renewed “Insecure” for Season 3 and “Ballers” for Season 4, the network announced Tuesday. “We’re thrilled that the summer lineup of ‘Ballers’ and ‘Insecure’ connected with our viewers out of the gate,” said Amy Gravitt, executive vice president of HBO Programming.. “We’re so proud to work with Dwayne, Issa and all of the... Read more »
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HBO Better Not Be Messing With Us About This Game Of Thrones Prequel

We should know better than to take what HBO says at face value. This is the network, after all, that left Jon Snow 's life hanging in the balance for the better part of a year. And yet...This week HBO Programming president Casey Bloys hinted to The Wrap that a Game of Thrones prequel might be happening after all. Nothing's been set in stone yet, but surely those network bigwigs wouldn't be so cruel as to cut off our Westeros supply after season 8. (Oh, who are we kidding? They killed off Hodor....
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HBO Renews Westworld, Divorce, And Insecure

You know we’re in a strange television world now when people recently began to get very nervous about Westworld not yet receiving a renewal announcement. After a handful of episodes, you wouldn’t think people would be chomping at the bit to know if it’s coming back, but there’s a pretty legitimate reason for the concern. HBO, and several other cable networks, have frequently renewed shows after one episode, and even before pilots have aired. Put that together with the fact that the show has aver...
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HBO Still Isn’t Ruling Out That ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel

Picture David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the showrunners on HBO’s Game of Thrones. Picture them working on season 7. Picture the lines around their tired eyes, the grey invading the beards they haven’t had time to shave. Picture them hunched over a monitor or a schedule or the coffee that offers them respite during their busy days on set and picture them trying to solve whatever new issue has invaded their always ambitious, globe-trotting production. Now picture an HBO executive waltzing over them...
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HBO Renews Westworld, Divorce and Insecure

HBO renews Westworld, Divorce and Insecure HBO has renewed Westworld, Divorce and Insecure for second seasons, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming. “I am thrilled to announce the pickup of our three fall series, all of which have distinctive, original voices,” said Bloys. “Critics and viewers alike have welcomed ‘Westworld’ and ‘Insecure,’ as well as the return of Sarah Jessica Parker to the network after 12 years with ‘Divorce.’” Season-to-date, Westworld is ave...
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A ‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Off Could Happen, But Not With the Current Showrunners

Game of Thrones season 6 was a monster at the at the 2016 Emmy Awards, winning Best Drama Series, Directing for a Drama Series, and Writing for a Drama Series. Toss in the various technical awards the show also snagged and you’re looking at a massively popular, critically acclaimed series that has now won a record 38 primetime Emmys. So yeah, of course HBO wants to remain in the Westeros business for as long as possible. However, we probably shouldn’t expect series creators and showrunners Davi...
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A ‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Off Could Happen, But Not With the Current Showrunners [UPDATED]

Update: This article has been updated with quotes from A Song of Ice and Fire creator and author George R.R. Martin. The short version: don’t get your hopes up. Yet. Game of Thrones season 6 was a monster at the at the 2016 Emmy Awards, winning Best Drama Series, Directing for a Drama Series, and Writing for a Drama Series. Toss in the various technical awards the show also snagged and you’re looking at a massively popular, critically acclaimed series that has now won a record 38 primetime Emmy...
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HBO Bringing ‘The Larry Sanders Show’ to Streaming, Talks the Future of ‘True Detective,’ ‘Deadwood’ & More

During the Television Critics Association executive sessions today, plenty of news about the future of HBO’s ongoing original programming came out of the woodwork. Quentin Schaffer, Executive Vice President of Corporate Communications, and Casey Bloys, president of HBO Programming, offered some updates on the future of shows like True Detective, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Ballers, The Leftovers and Project Greenlight. In addition, you’ll be happy to hear that a Deadwood movie is still in the works, ...
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‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 Will Be the Last, But There’s Still A Chance for Spin-Offs

Casey Bloys, president of HBO Programming, spoke to the Television Critics Association on Saturday. As always, there were many questions about Game of Thrones. The show’s creators, D.B. Weiss and David Benioff have stated their intentions to end the series after eight seasons, and that the final two seasons would only comprise of 13 episodes. Now the HBO executive has confirmed that Game of Thrones final season will be the eight, but he also discussed the possibility of spin-offs happening as w...
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Ballers Season 3 Coming to HBO

Ballers Season 3 coming to HBO Following the return of the hit show for its second season on July 17, HBO has given the green light to Ballers Season 3, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming. “Dwayne Johnson, Stephen Levinson, Mark Wahlberg and the rest of the ‘Ballers’ team have once again delivered a winner for our viewers,” said Bloys. “We look forward to another great season of ‘Ballers’ next year.” Looking at the whirlwind lifestyles and real-life problems of ...
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Ballers Season 2 Trailer Mistakes The Rock for Vin Diesel

Ballers Season 2 trailer mistakes The Rock for Vin Diesel HBO has debuted the full Ballers Season 2 trailer, which you can check out below. Ballers Season 2 will premiere July 17 at 10pm ET/PT. “The charismatic and hugely talented Dwayne Johnson, along with the rest of the ‘Ballers’ cast, has truly struck a chord with the HBO audience,” Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming previously said of the show’s success. “We are thrilled with the overwhelming response the series has received an...
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Michael Lombardo to Exit as HBO Programming President (EXCLUSIVE)

Michael Lombardo is exiting his post as president of HBO Programming, according to industry sources, ending a 33-year run that made him a major player in the pay TV giant’s growth and evolution. It’s understood that the decision to step down was Lombardo’s. HBO has been under unusual pressure on the programming front in recent months but... Read more »
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Watch a New Ballers Season Two Teaser Trailer

Check out a new Ballers season two teaser trailer HBO has debuted a new Ballers season two tease trailer, which you can watch in the player below. If you missed the first Ballers season two teaser, click here to check it out. Ballers Season two will premiere July 17 at 10pm ET/PT.“The charismatic and hugely talented Dwayne Johnson, along with the rest of the ‘Ballers’ cast, has truly struck a chord with the HBO audience,” Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming previously said of the show’...
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The Ballers Season 2 Teaser Trailer is Here!

The Ballers Season 2 teaser trailer is here! HBO has debuted the Ballers Season 2 trailer, which you can watch in the player below. Ballers Season 2 will premiere this summer. “The charismatic and hugely talented Dwayne Johnson, along with the rest of the ‘Ballers’ cast, has truly struck a chord with the HBO audience,” Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming previously said. “We are thrilled with the overwhelming response the series has received and look forward to another exciting seaso...
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