Posts tagged "hbo"

“Savage Love” Sex Column Might Become A Show On HBO

Dan Savage, sex advice columnist extraordinaire, recently blogged that he is shooting a pilot this Thursday for a possible HBO show based on his column, “Savage Love.” The idea of…

Jessica Wakeman | August 24, 2009 - 6:50 pm

“The Sopranos” May Be The Next HBO Show Turned Into A Movie

I’m not going to lie, I actually loved the “Sex and The City” movie. It gave fans like me another dose of Carrie and the girls, who we’ve missed so…

Daniela Guernica | August 4, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Television Tries To Represent Gay And Lesbian Folks. But Usually Fails.

I gotta say, given that it’s 2009 and all, I’m just not impressed with how gay and lesbian folks are portrayed on television. Sure, you might see gay couples on…

Nikki Dowling | August 1, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Are You Going To Watch “Hung”?

This Sunday, June 28, at 10 p.m., HBO is premiering a new show, “Hung.” Guess what it’s about? A guy who turns to prostitution to make a living.

Susannah Breslin | June 22, 2009 - 10:00 am

HBO Developing TV Show About Women’s Studies Professor

HBO and former “Daily Show”/”Colbert Report” executive producer Ben Karlin and “NYPD Blue” writer/producer Theresa Rebeck are developing a show that will take place in a small liberal arts college…

Catherine Strawn | April 16, 2009 - 5:30 pm

First Look At HBO’s “Grey Gardens” Movie

I’m majorly conflicted about the fact that Drew Barrymore and Jessica Lange are starring in an upcoming movie based on the documentary “Grey Gardens,” and remain conflicted after…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 27, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Five Reasons You Should Be Watching “True Blood”

“True Blood” is my favorite new series this TV season. I love the show so much that I actually watch each episode twice — once when it airs…

Annika Harris | October 19, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Vampires In Pop Culture: True Blood Debunks Myths And Legends

Vampires are making another resurgence in pop culture. HBO’s True Blood premiered on Sunday and Twilight the movie will be in theaters November 21. Also, the Southern vampire novels by…

Annika Harris | September 9, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Monday Menage: Trueblood

Much of the hype leading up to HBO’s Trueblood focused on how hot it would be to get freaky with a vampire, which, judging from last night’s premiere episode, is…

Annika Harris | September 8, 2008 - 1:30 pm

The Washingtonienne Comes To HBO

Did you guys ever read the book The Washingtonienne? I didn’t, because I listened to the book on tape. Anyway, The Washingtonienne was a book based on the anonymous blog…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 11, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Wednesday Quickies!

A documentary covering Heidi Fleiss’s attempt to open a legal all-male brothel for women in Nevada premiere’s July 21 on HBO. [W]
A 15-year-old in Canton, OH (where I grew…

Catherine Strawn | June 25, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Quick Pic: The Boys From Entourage Engage In Some Play Fighting

Men are so funny when they wrestle for fun. [Filming in Los Angeles, 6/19/08] …

The Frisky | June 19, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Sensitive Skin, Hot Sex

Sex is still in the city and on HBO. Kim Cattrall, aka Samantha Jones, will executive produce/star in Sensitive Skin, a new show about a 50-something Manhattan housewife putting herself…

Simcha | June 3, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Show We’ll Be Watching: Swingtown

One of the upcoming shows getting lots of buzz is Swingtown on CBS — I don’t think it has an official release date yet, but I’m psyched. The…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 12, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Coming To A TV Near You!

Nick Lachey is set to host a High School Musical-inspired talent show competition. Get ready for some show tunes! [Just Jared]
Could the 90210 remake start to suck even before…

Simcha | April 25, 2008 - 7:30 pm

Polygamist Compound Raided

While it may take until 2009 for HBO’s hot hit Big Love to start its third season, there’s some real life polygamy drama going down in Texas and Warren Jeffs…

Simcha | April 7, 2008 - 2:30 pm

If This Is What Marriage Is Like, We’re Never Doing It

HBO’s controversial new show Tell Me You Love Me is amazingly depressing, incredibly arousing, and mind-bending-ly boring. Focused on four couples, all of whom are straight and fairly middle-class, the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 4, 2007 - 5:49 pm
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