New HBO comedy series AVENUE 5, starring Hugh Laurie, debuts in January

Created by Armando Iannucci of “Veep,” AVENUE 5, debuting in January, is a new HBO comedy set 40 years in the future when traveling the solar system is no longer the stuff of sci-fi fantasy, but a booming, multibillion-dollar business. The series is also available on HBO NOW, HBO GO, HBO On Demand and partners’ streaming platforms. AVENUE … [Read more...]

‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’ welcomed Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Mark Hamill

Late Night with Seth Meyers welcomed Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Mark Hamill, with an art demonstration by Ashley Longshore. Julia Louis-Dreyfus talks about Veep's final season, American politics becoming stranger than fiction and why she won't run for political office. Mark Hamill shares his memories of working on the original Star Wars and does a … [Read more...]

HBO received 111 Primetime Emmy nominations

HBO received 111 Primetime Emmy® nominations, the most of any network for the 17th year in a row, for the upcoming 69th Primetime Emmy Awards®, which were announced today in Los Angeles. “Westworld” received 22 nominations, tied for the most of any program, while “Veep” received 17 nominations, “Big Little Lies” received 16 nominations and “The … [Read more...]

HBO receives 14 Golden Globe nominations

HBO received 14 Golden Globe nominations, the most of any network, for the upcoming 74th annual Golden Globe Awards, which were announced today in Los Angeles. The Golden Globe Awards will be presented Jan. 8 in Los Angeles.             HBO’s Golden Globe nominations this year include: *      3 nominations for “The Night Of”: Best Limited … [Read more...]

HBO and Cinemax free preview weekend starts this Friday

Big news for fans of great TV! HBO and Cinemax are offering free previews this weekend (Friday, April 22 – Monday, April 25), just in time for the new season premieres of GAME OF THRONES, SILICON VALLEY and VEEP as well as the pay-TV premiere of JURASSIC WORLD. To see how HBO is taking over this weekend: HBO programming highlights for the … [Read more...]

VEEP JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS, RETURNS FOR SECOND SEASON APRIL 14

EMMY®-NOMINATED HBO COMEDY SERIES VEEP, CREATED BY ARMANDO IANNUCCI AND STARRING EMMY®-WINNER JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS, RETURNS FOR SECOND SEASON APRIL 14 -------- Armando Iannucci, Christopher Godsick And Frank Rich Executive Produce -------- With midterm elections looming, Vice President Selina Meyer is scoring higher ratings than … [Read more...]

Tonight Show with Jay Leno Julia Louis-Dreyfus on the plastic bag ban and Veep finale

Julia Louis-Dreyfus on monkeys in Indonesia and Seinfeld turning down 100 million. Julia Louis-Dreyfus on the plastic bag ban and Veep finale. … [Read more...]