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‘The Baby’ is a New HBO Dark Comedy About the Horrors of Parenthood

HBO and Sky will reunite with Chernobyl producer Sister to raise The Baby, a dark horror-comedy series that finally says out loud what we all know: having a child is a nightmare. In the series, a 38-year-old woman unexpectedly finds herself caring for a baby that is “controlling, manipulative” and has “violent powers.” So, really, it’s just like any other baby. Per Deadline, The Baby hails from writer-creator Siân Robins-Grace and Lucy Gaymer, and is described as “a raw examination of mother...
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HBO’s Between The World and Me Sets Ensemble Cast

HBO’s Between The World and Me sets ensemble cast After announcing late last month that a special adaptation of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Between The World and Me was in the works, HBO has begun building an ensemble cast for the project that includes Angela Bassett (Black Panther), Joe Morton (Scandal), Courtney B. Vance (Uncorked) and Oprah Winfrey (A Wrinkle in Time), according to Deadline. RELATED: HBO Renews Perry Mason for a Second Season PB = PB || {}; PB.gpt...
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Three top WarnerMedia execs are exiting amid a major shakeup following the launch of HBO Max. Read the full memo from CEO Jason Kilar.

New WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar is shaking up the company's leadership ranks in a major reorganization that will see three top execs depart the company. The key departures include Bob Greenblatt, chairman of WarnerMedia Entertainment and Direct-to-Consumer; Kevin Reilly, HBO Max's content chief and president of TNT, TBS, and TruTV; and Keith Cocozza, executive vice president, corporate marketing and communications. Kilar also elevated other leaders including Ann Sarnoff, who will oversee Warne...
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Three top WarnerMedia execs are exiting the company amid a major shakeup under new CEO Jason Kilar

New WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar is shaking up the company's leadership ranks in a major reorganization that will see three top execs depart the company. The key departures include Bob Greenblatt, chairman of WarnerMedia Entertainment and Direct-to-Consumer; Kevin Reilly, HBO Max's content chief and president of TNT, TBS, and TruTV; and Keith Cocozza, executive vice president, corporate marketing and communications. Kilar also elevated other leaders including Ann Sarnoff, who will oversee Warne...
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Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Between the World and Me Being Adapted at HBO

Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Between the World and Me Being Adapted at HBO HBO will adapt the critically acclaimed stage show, Between the World and Me, based on the #1 New York Times bestseller of the same name by author and journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates, as an HBO Special Event to air this fall. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCooki...
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‘Perry Mason’ Renewed for Season 2 at HBO

“Perry Mason” has been picked up for a second season by HBO. News of the renewal was announced by Francesca Orsi, executive vice president of HBO Programming, and comes only five episodes into the series’ debut season. “Perry Mason” centers around the titular low-rent private investigator (played by Matthew Rhys) who is living check-to-check and is […]
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Skateboarding Series Betty Renewed for a Second Season at HBO

Skateboarding series Betty renewed for a second season at HBO HBO has officially renewed creator Crystal Moselle’s upcoming coming-of-series Betty for a second season. This renewal comes after the female-led skateboarding series had debuted its first season finale earlier this month. “It’s been a joy to ride through the streets of NYC with the inspiring women of BETTY, and we’re grateful to them and to Crystal for sharing their stories and friendships with us,” Executive Vice President of HB...
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‘Betty’ Renewed for Season 2 at HBO

HBO has renewed skater drama “Betty” for a second season. The news comes less than two weeks after the show, which is based on Crystal Moselle’s critically acclaimed feature “Skate Kitchen,” concluded its six-episode, half-hour first season. News of the pick up was announced by Amy Gravitt, executive vice president of HBO Programming. “It’s been […]
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Coastal Elites: Bette Midler, Dan Levy, Issa Rae & More to Star in Comic Satire

Coastal Elites: Bette Midler, Dan Levy, Issa Rae & More to Star in Comic Satire HBO will present Paul Rudnick’s comic satire Coastal Elites, featuring an all-star cast playing characters from New York to Los Angeles coping with politics and the pandemic. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCookie(); googletag.cmd.push(f...
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HBO to Present DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA

HBO will present the filmed version of the acclaimed Broadway show aoeDavid Byrne's American Utopia,a directed by Academy Awardwinning director Spike Lee, it was announced today by Nina Rosenstein, Executive Vice President, HBO Programming. [Author: TV News Desk]
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HBO Greenlights We’re Here For Second Season!

HBO greenlights We’re Here for second season! After amassing highly positive reviews and strong viewership for the cable network, Nina Rosenstein, Executive Vice President of HBO Programming, has announced HBO has greenlit a second season of the six-part docuseries We’re Here. RELATED: Looney Tunes Beats GOT & Friends as Most Popular HBO Max Show “We’re Here resonates in ways we had hoped for but couldn’t really have anticipated,” Rosenstein said in a statement. “The stories of our small-t...
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HBO Renews Insecure for a Fifth Season!

HBO Renews Insecure for a Fifth Season! HBO has renewed its comedy series Insecure for a fifth season! The Golden Globe-nominated series debuted its ten-episode fourth season on April 12. RELATED: HBO’s Lovecraft Country Teaser from Misha Green, Jordan Peele & J.J. Abrams “We’re thrilled that Issa, Prentice, and the whole Insecure team will be getting back together for a fifth season,” said Amy Gravitt, executive vice president of HBO Programming. “As we laugh and cringe with recognition, the...
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‘Westworld’ Renewed for Season 4 at HBO

“Westworld” has been renewed for a fourth season at HBO ahead of the conclusion of Season 3. “From the western theme park to the technocratic metropolis of the near future, we’ve thoroughly enjoyed every twist and turn from the minds of master storytellers Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy,” said Casey Bloys, president of HBO Programming. […]
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‘Westworld’ Season 4 is Official at HBO, Showrunners Planning a Six Season Run

HBO is sticking with Westworld. The sci-fi series just got itself a fourth season from the network, which is currently in the process of airing season 3. Two more episodes remain in this current season, and, like season 3, Westworld season 4 will consist of 8 episodes. And, like season 3, it will probably be filled with all sorts of confusing twists and turns, and scenes of characters delivering ominous monologues about free will. Good news, I guess! Westworld season 4 is a go at HBO. The ne...
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‘Westworld’ Season 4 is Official at HBO

HBO is sticking with Westworld. The sci-fi series just got itself a fourth season from the network, which is currently in the process of airing season 3. Two more episodes remain in this current season, and, like season 3, Westworld season 4 will consist of 8 episodes. And, like season 3, it will probably be filled with all sorts of confusing twists and turns, and scenes of characters delivering ominous monologues about free will. Good news, I guess! Westworld season 4 is a go at HBO. The ne...
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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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