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Hbo To Produce Film About Bonds And Steroid Scandal

Only days after baseball giant (and Giant) Barry Bonds was indicted on charges of lying to a federal grand jury about his alleged use of performance-enhancing drugs, HBO announced Thursday that it has acquired rights...

Hbo Backs Down Over Satc Battle

U.S. TV network HBO has ended its battle with a woman it accused of naming her business after hit series SEX AND THE CITY. The cable giant threatened to oppose Jennifer Cassetta's plans to trademark...

Strike Delays U.s. Little Britain

The U.S. version of hit British TV comedy LITTLE BRITAIN is the latest small screen casualty of the Hollywood writers' strike. The six-part series, starring comedians Matt Lucas and David Walliams, had been tipped...

Family Concerned Over Sevigny's Working Hours

Actress CHLOE SEVIGNY is neglecting her friends because she works too hard on U.S. TV show BIG LOVE, according to the star's brother. Paul Sevigny fears his sister will lose her close friends and boyfriend...

It's Official: Parsons Quitting Time Warner

As expected, Dick Parsons will step down as chief executive of Time Warner Inc. at the end of the year but remain as chairman. On January 1, the company said, Parsons will hand over the...

Jolie And Pitt Team Up For Tv Series

BRAD PITT and ANGELINA JOLIE are teaming up to produce a new TV series based on the lives of aid workers. The couple is working on a new small screen project - their first together...

Brangelina Set For New Venture

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are to put their partnership skills to practice in their first production project together.According to the Hollywood Reporter, the glamorous Holly wood duo are set to create a behind-the-scenes drama...

By on 22 October 2007

Sex And The City Movie In Trouble?

The movie adaptation of hit TV series Sex and the City could be in trouble, according to set insiders.Plans for a film adaptation of Darren Star's HBO series were reportedly hampered by producers' inability to...

By on 01 October 2007

At Emmys, It's Mob Rule For Final Time

Last season's lowest-rated network was the biggest winner at Sunday night's 59th annual Emmy Awards bash, while last season's top-rated network took only a single trophy. NBC took home seven awards, including best comedy series...

Xtina Adds To Pregnancy Rumours At Emmys

Christina Aguilera has done little to dispel rumours she is expecting her first child following a hint-filled evening at the Emmy awards.Pregnancy rumours have followed the 26-year-old since June, and despite her best efforts arriving...

By on 17 September 2007

Spike Lee + Timberlake Among The Winners At Creative Emmys

American TV movie BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE emerged victorious at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Saturday (08Sep07) night, winning five prizes. The HBO drama took home the awards for Best Make-Up, Best...

Falco To Join 30 Rock

Former SOPRANOS actress EDIE FALCO is set to join the ALEC BALDWIN in his hit TV show 30 ROCK. Falco, who played mob boss Tony Soprano's wife Carmela on the HBO series, will appear in...

Robbins Blasts Iraq War `Experts' In Tv Rant

Actor/activist TIM ROBBINS lost his cool on U.S. TV during an appearance on REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER on Friday night (24Aug07) when he attacked the "experts" who took America to war with Iraq. The...

Timberlake Breaks Camera Records For Tv Special

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE will make TV concert special history next month (03Sep07) after using 43 cameras to film his Madison Square Garden HBO spectacular in New York. Cameramen used the latest technology to cover the pop...

Surf Drama Axed

REBECCA DE MORNAY's much-hyped surfing drama JOHN FROM CINCINNATI has seen its last wave - the show has been cancelled. The show failed to win over viewers and critics called it "strange" and "unlikable" and...

Pollack Drops Out Of Film Due To Illness

Academy award-winning director Sydney Pollack has dropped out of his latest movie due to illness.Pollack was working on the HBO political drama Recount which shows people affected by the presidential election recount in Florida in...

By on 07 August 2007

Pollack Quits Election Movie

Filmmaker SYDNEY POLLACK has pulled out of a film based on the 2000 U.S. presidential election after being struck down with a mystery illness. The Oscar-winning director was due to produce a film depicting the...

Nbc: Last In Ratings; First In Awards

The fourth-rated network continued to pile up awards Saturday. NBC was honored by the Television Critics Association with the group's top award -- outstanding program of the year -- for the freshman Heroes. The network's...

Sopranos Nominated For 15 Emmys

New Jersey gangster drama The Sopranos has picked up 15 nominations for this year's prestigious Emmy TV awards.After concluding in the US earlier this year, The Sopranos has been nominated for a clutch of gongs...

By on 19 July 2007

Little Britain Adopted By Us

Little Britain creators Matt Lucas and David Walliams are to make an American version of the show, it has been announced.Filming on the new project is due to begin in the autumn, with the six-part...

By on 13 July 2007

Little Britain To Take On U.s.

British comedy stars MATT LUCAS and DAVID WALLIAMS are making an American version of their hit TV sketch LITTLE BRITAIN. The pair will transport existing characters and create new ones for the programme which will...

Sex + The City Film To Shoot This Autumn

LATEST: The long-awaited SEX + THE CITY TV movie has been greenlighted and will start shooting this autumn (07). Actress Kim Cattrall, who stalled and then axed plans to make the project in 2005 over...

Top Emmy Nominees Leaked

In a significant breach of security, the top-ten finalists in each category of the Primetime Emmy Awards were disclosed Monday by the website TheEnvelope.com, operated by the Los Angeles Times. According to the website, the...

Branagh Reunites With Kline For Another Shakespeare Saga

KENNETH BRANAGH is to reunite with his WILD WILD WEST co-star KEVIN KLINE for another WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE movie adaptation. Kline has joined Bryce Dallas Howard, Janet MCTeer and Alfred Molina as part of the cast...

The Sopranos Would Have Been #2 For The Week

Although HBO can be seen in fewer than a third of U.S. households, its telecast of the final episode of The Sopranos was watched by more people than any other program on the air Sunday...

More High-def Movies Coming To Hbo

HBO plans to expand its high-definition program feeds later this year with completion due by the second quarter of 2008, it announced Tuesday. The pay-TV channel said that all 26 HBO and Cinemax channels will...

Critics Debate Final Mob Scene

Many fans of HBO's The Sopranos who tuned in to Sunday night's finaleto see whether Tony (James Gandolfini) would finally get whacked concludedafter it was all over that they were the ones who had been....

Sopranos Is Over, Capiche?

Hit HBO series The Sopranos concluded in the US last night after six seasons and 86 episodes.Trailers in the build-up to the final nine-episode run hinted at the imminent death of central character Tony Soprano,...

By on 11 June 2007

Jfk Miniseries To 'Rubbish Conspiracies'

A new US drama series is set to rubbish conspiracy theories linked to John F Kennedy's death and tell the story from the view that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone.The miniseries will be produced by...

By on 07 June 2007

Entourage Denies Racist Casting

The makers of TV hit ENTOURAGE have denied claims by MARK WAHLBERG's former bodyguard that they cast actors according to race. Entourage, which stars Adrian Grenier as a rising Hollywood star, is inspired by Wahlberg's...

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