| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:30 AM
In a blow to cable and satellite TV providers, HBO will offer its programs directly to consumers over the Internet — potentially giving millions more Americans another reason to cancel their pay TV service.
The premium network — home to...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Streaming video company Netflix added fewer subscribers than expected in the third quarter as U.S. member growth slowed.
About 3 million people became new Netflix subscribers around the world in the three months that ended Sept. 30, the company said...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Westeros, the fantasy continent depicted in the HBO series "Game of Thrones," is beautiful. It's too bad you can't visit in real life. Or maybe you can.
Yes, the series shoots in the real countries of Ireland, Iceland and Croatia, among others, but...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Stars can be fans of their own shows, for sure. But usually they reserve their true geekery for someone else's show. And that's true of "Scandal's" Kerry Washington too.
While the ABC drama she stars in may have its hordes of obsessed viewers,...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:01 PM
There are still many long months before HBO’s beloved "Game of Thrones" returns, and even longer until author George R. R. Martin finishes the next book in the series, but at least fans can drown their sorrows in another "GOT"-inspired beer from...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Accomplishments: Last season, he was 15th in the State Open, sixth in Class L, fourth in the CCC championship and qualified for the New England meet. This year, he finished first in the boys large school varsity race at Winding Trails....
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
As Netflix has spread its video streaming services around the globe, the company's been met with curiosity, skepticism and, at times, indifference.
But none of the Silicon Valley giant's adventures abroad generated the mix of fear and anxiety that it...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm, "Game of Thrones" thesp Oona Chaplin and Rafe Spall will co-star in the "Black Mirror" feature-length special due to air on U.K. free-to-air channel Channel 4 this Christmas.
The special, which has three interwoven...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 8:19 AM
One reason "The Simpsons" has run long enough to sustain an uninterrupted 12-day marathon is that nothing much changes around Springfield. The kids don't age, and what happened, oh, 17 years ago doesn't have any bearing on this week's events. But the days...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Rob Marshall and Ellen Lewis will be honored at this year's Artios Awards, the Casting Society of America has announced.
Marshall, who received award recognition for his direction of films "Chicago," "Memoirs of a Geisha" and "Nine," as well as his...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:30 AM
HONG KONG - Malaysian actress and martial arts superstar Michelle Yeoh, recently shooting "Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon II," and Will Yun Lee will give a significant Asian angle to the fourth season of Cinemax action drama series "Strike Back."