The 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out Sunday night in Los Angeles, and Netflix edged HBO for the most trophies for any network or streaming service, seven to six, while Amazon and FX tied for third with five apiece. No other network managed for than one. The big winner among program was Amazon’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, which took a leading five trophies including Outstanding Comedy Series. HBO’s Game of Thrones won twice — for Outstanding Drama Series…
EXCLUSIVE : HBO’s sprawling sci-fi drama series Westworld is getting a major new cast addition. Former The Path and Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul is joining the recently ordered third season of the series. The producers are being tight-lipped on the character but I hear Paul will be a series regular. Created for television by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, based on Michael Crichton's 1973 movie, the sci-fi thriller is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness…
HBO will co-produce the upcoming drama series “His Dark Materials.” The news comes just a day after the BBC greenlit the second season, the first season of which is still in production. Based on Philip Pullman’s trilogy of young-adult fantasy novels — “The Golden Compass,” “The Subtle Knife,” “The Amber Spyglass” — the show is […]
With the eighth and final season looming, Game of Thrones fever has officially become a pandemic. Our list of all the relevant news and rumors will help make the wait more bearable -- if you don't mind spoilers.
Hugh Laurie needs to update his intergalactic passport: The House alum has signed on to star in HBO’s sci-fi comedy pilot Avenue 5, from Veep creator Armando Iannucci, TVLine has learned. HBO ordered a pilot and back-up scripts for the series back in September, describing it simply as “a comedy, set in the future, mostly in space.” Laurie […]
The British actor discusses media, politics and the film industry with Yahoo Movies UK.
During HBO’s TCA executive session today, the network’s programming president Casey Bloys gave updates on its high-profile Watchmen pilot from Damon Lindelof, and the controversial Confederate series, from Game Of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, Nichelle Tramble Spellman and Malcolm Spellman. Lindelof's Watchmen, directed by Nicole Kassell, is a take on Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' iconic limited comic series that has assembled a star-studded cast led by…
Star of US series Silicon Valley Alice Wetterlund has branded working on the show 'a nightmare' because of the behaviour of her co-star T.J. Miller.
If you’re a fan of mindscrew TV shows that failed to stick the landing, you might be worried “Westworld” is being made up as it goes along. In fact, the HBO show’s co-creator says it would have been “irresponsible” not to have the ending mapped-out in advance. It’s very emotional, I think,” Joy told Stuff.com New Zealand.
If you’ve somehow managed to unscramble your brain after season 2’s finale of Westworld then you’ll have been left scratching your head at the show’s post-credit scene. Warning: Westworld season 2 finale spoilers to follow. Some time later, we see that she’s recreated Bernard – whom she’s has been talking to from this future timeline perspective all along – as well as Charlotte.
Change has always been a key theme in Westworld, as the hosts began to grow beyond their programming, but it looks set to be the defining idea of Season 3.
“Westworld” may be offline for a while, but that just means HBO viewers now have more time to start theorizing about “Game of Thrones” ahead of its eighth and final season. An eagle-eyed fan of both series found a little nod to Westeros buried inside the Season 2 finale of Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan’s sci-fi series, and posted the image that brings the two fantastical universes together on Reddit.
Kristian Nairn — known for his portrayal of the beloved Hodor on the HBO series — says the cameos take viewers outside the world of Westeros. “I’m not a fan of the cameos in ‘Game of Thrones.’ I don’t like them. Nairn, 42, said that when Sheeran showed up as a singing Lannister soldier in the Season 7 premiere, it was confusing to see such a recognizable pop star in George R. R. Martin’s fantasy world.
Thandie Newton has said that she has had to 'swallow' her resentment after she found out how much more her male co-stars were being paid than her on Westworld.
HBO is already lining up the spin-offs in the Game of Thrones universe, to kick off once the main series concludes in 2019.
Emilia Clarke still can't quite believe that Brad Pitt once bid almost £90,000 to watch an episode of Game of Thrones with her.