| Apr 7, 2015
| 9:37 AM
The long-anticipated unbundling of cable TV packages has begun.
HBO Now, the stand-alone streaming service, launched Tuesday morning on Apple products, HBO said. Separately, Cablevision's Optimum Online customers also now have access to the subscription...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 6:20 AM
As people become ever more eager to move away from cable to online streaming for their entertainment, the temptation to get other, less-than-legal programming will likely grow.
You're already online, after all. And finding the right code, or making an...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 1:23 PM
How exactly will "Game of Thrones" end? George R.R. Martin certainly knows, and so do series show runners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. But other than that, the identity of the final occupant of the Iron Throne of Westeros is still a closely guarded...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 9:45 AM
It's already been a busy year for George R.R. Martin, and it's about to get even busier. The author will develop a new television series for HBO called "Captain Cosmos," according to the Hollywood Reporter.
The show will follow "a young science...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 5:32 AM
"Saturday Night Live" delivered an encouraging show this weekend that went after big targets -- CNN, Scientology, television -- with audacious comedy. The approach was fearless even when the material fell short.
The most cutting skit was the CNN spoof,...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 9:36 AM
During the "Game of Thrones" fifth-season premiere, the online mentions revealed some fascinating trends.
According to Synthesio, a global platform that tracked the responses, 31.5 percent of all mentions were positive and 28.1 percent were negative....
| Apr 4, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Maybe the only thing more daunting than living up to the expectations of a miniseries called "The Bible" is making the sequel. After you've chronicled the birth, life and crucifixion of the only son of God, how do you top that? Add a talking cat?
| Apr 10, 2015
| 4:38 AM
The weekend's highlights:
"Game of Thrones" is back in big, bold style at 9 p.m. Sunday on HBO. You can expect grieving, scheming and drunken self-pity. You'll get nudity, dragons and spectacular special effects. A winged statue being dragged down...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 4:03 AM
Cookie deserved better. With “Empire” star Taraji P. Henson as host, “Saturday Night Live” should have been an event. She sang a monologue about “making it,” but the writers served her well just a few times.
| Apr 3, 2015
| 10:33 AM
Yes, George RR Martin really is working on that next book.
The "Game of Thrones" author released a chapter Thursday from his very long-awaited sixth volume of the "A Song of Ice and Fire" fantasy series, "The Winds of Winter." The chapter appears on...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 7:11 AM
HBO says leaked episodes of "Game of Thrones" came from within a group given approval to receive them.
The premium cable channel said it is "actively assessing" how the breach occurred, declining Monday to provide further details.