| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:01 AM
Mark your calendars: "Game of Thrones" unleashes its fifth season at 9 p.m. April 12.
That night will be a big one for HBO with two other season premieres: "Silicon Valley" starts its second season at 10 p.m., and "Veep" begins season four at 10:30 p.m....
| Jan 9, 2015
| 11:51 AM
On paper, "Togetherness" looks like a conventional sitcom premise: a married couple with two young kids, flanked on either side by the husband's unemployed best friend and the wife's zany, man-hungry sister. Yet as created by the Duplass brothers, this...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:07 AM
"American Sniper," "Birdman" and "Guardians of the Galaxy" are among the nominees announced Tuesday morning for the Cinema Audio Society's 51st CAS Awards for outstanding achievement in sound mixing in film and television for 2014.
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:30 AM
Watching "Girls," "Looking" and the new half-hour "Togetherness" (reviewed separately) in close proximity over the holidays revealed the game of small-ball HBO is playing with this 90-minute comedy block. All three shows represent variations on the same...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 11:59 AM
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. lived up to its idiosyncratic reputation Sunday night, largely shunning perennial awards favorite HBO and completely shutting out the four major broadcast networks in the television categories. Instead, it bestowed...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 2:02 PM
Hafthor Bjornsson, who plays The Mountain on the HBO series "Game of Thrones," broke a 1,000 year old record lifting a 32-foot, 1,433-pound log.
The website IronMind says "the record has been described in Icelandic Saga book,” where Orm...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 5:30 AM
Sports documentary producer Ross Greenburg was feeling a bit nostalgic as he oversaw a crew of video editors crash on the first installment of his latest Epix series "Road to the NHL Stadium Series."
"I started my career at HBO and had 33 great years...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 11:18 AM
"The Grand Budapest Hotel," "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "Birdman" won top honors Saturday evening at the 19th Art Directors Guild Excellence in Production Design Awards.
Adam Stockhausen won the award for period film for "The Grand Budapest Hotel."...
| 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...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Winter is coming, but not fast enough for fans of George R. R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" series. While the next novel looks to be a long way off, devotees of "Game of Thrones" can console themselves with a new companion volume Martin has released,...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. didn't throw us many curveballs last year with its Golden Globe nominations, which sort of defeats the purpose of the whole exercise, doesn't it? If we wanted a group to rubber stamp the awards-season consensus, we'd look...