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Yuko Takeuchi 40 Star of The Ring and Miss Sherlock Passes Away

Yuko Takeuchi, 40, Star of The Ring and Miss Sherlock, Passes Away

No suicide note was found.[caption id="attachment_1272068" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Yuko Takeuchi and Shihori Kanjiya in "Miss Sherlock", HBO Asia[/caption]Her passing comes eight months after she gave birth to her son with Nakabayashi, whom she married in 2019 She has another 14-year-old son with kabuki and film actor Shido Nakamura II, whom she divorced in 2008.Takeuchi was[...]

Watchmen Creator Damon Lindelof Reveals How Comics Influenced Him

Watchmen Creator Damon Lindelof Reveals How Comics Influenced Him

To be honest, barring anyone taking up series creator Damon Lindelof's challenge to jump into HBO's Watchmen universe sandbox, we figured the Emmy Awards would be the final chapter on our coverage And a great note it would be to end on, with major wins for the series overall, for actors Regina King and Yahya[...]

Westworld Star Evan Rachel Wood Talks Season 4 Reinvention

Westworld Star Evan Rachel Wood Talks Season 4, "Reinvention"

During an interview in support of her upcoming movie Kajillionaire, Westworld star Evan Rachel Wood couldn't avoid getting asked about the HBO series and its future Season 3 was a departure from the previous seasons, and she discussed how the upcoming fourth season will continue to follow that pattern Just in case you're not up-to-speed[...]

Game of Thrones Creators Explain Why Lady Stoneheart Was Left Out

Game of Thrones Creators Explain Why Lady Stoneheart Was Left Out

Martin’s A Song of Fire and Ice series was the omission of Lady Stoneheart in HBO’s Game of Thrones David Benioff and Dan Weiss, creators of the television series whose name is adopted from book one of Martin’s novels, made the executive decision to take the character out for multiple reasons James Hibberd chronicled the[...]

Watchmen: Can Someone Please Take Damon Lindelof Up on Season 2

Watchmen: Can Someone Please Take Damon Lindelof Up on Season 2?

In Damon Lindelof's defense? He's been saying all along that he had no intention of coming back to craft a second season of HBO's Emmy Award-winning series Watchmen- but that didn't mean the series' universe shouldn't continue to be explored Now, we're on record saying that we feel Lindelof should go the Fargo route and[...]

Zack Snyders Justice League is Reportedly Getting New Footage

Zack Snyder's Justice League is Reportedly Getting New Footage

This movement became known as Release the Snyder Cut, and the movement got what it wanted [sort of] earlier this year when HBO Max announced that they would be bringing Snyder's version of the Justice League to the streaming service However, it was not the Snyder Cut that everyone thought would be released The Snyder Cut[...]

Game of Thrones Star Kit Harington is Done with Jon Snow-Like Roles

Game of Thrones Star Kit Harington is Done with Jon Snow-Like Roles

The Game of Thrones star, like the character, feels he’s paid more than his fair share in Westeros for the role, spending eight seasons and 10 years of his life on the HBO fantasy series Speaking with The Telegraph in the UK, Harington said heroic roles like that of Jon and the masculinity the character[...]

Watchmen: HBO Reminds Everyone Why Emmy Winner Regina King Is Queen

Watchmen: HBO Reminds Everyone Why Emmy Winner Regina King Is Queen

The HBO series would earn the honor of being the first comic-book adaptation to walk away with the kind of gold Along with Outstanding Limited Series, the night also saw statues going out to  Yahya Abdul-Mateen II for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie, Lindelof and Cord Jefferson for Outstanding Writing for[...]

House of the Dragon: GoT Prequel Casting Start 2022 Debut Confirmed

House of the Dragon: GoT Prequel Casting Start, 2022 Debut Confirmed

Case-in-point? HBO President Casey Bloys, who officially confirmed that casting for House of the Dragon was currently underway As for when viewers will be able to see it, Bloys had some more good news (especially considering these production-delaying COVID times) for fans: the series is still on track for its planned 2022 premiere Written by[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Future Regina Kings Emmys Message

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Future; Regina King's Emmys Message

Damon Lindelof's pseudo-sequel "remix" of the comic book classic Watchmen wrapped its award season run in style, becoming the first comic-book adaptation to walk away with the kind of gold that the HBO series did Sunday night Of the 26 total nominations received, Watchmen would walk away with 11 Emmys in total by the time[...]

Watchmen Regina King Schitts Creek Earn 2020 TCA Awards Honors

Watchmen, Regina King, Schitt's Creek Earn 2020 TCA Awards Honors

By now, we think it's pretty clear who watches HBO and Damon Lindelof's Watchmen: a lot of people who vote on awards With the series expected to make an impression at this year's Emmy Awards, the pseudo-sequel/remix of  The-Writer-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic was the clear winner of this year's Television Critics[...]

Last Week Tonight: HBO Renews John Oliver Series Through 2023

Last Week Tonight: HBO Renews John Oliver Series Through 2023

America’s arguably most favorite Brit actor-comedian-newsman John Oliver will continue to entertain audiences for the foreseeable future with HBO’s decision to renew Last Week Tonight through 2023, according to Variety Since its premiere in 2014, the series hosted by The Daily Show alum focuses on a variety of topical issues domestic and international The year[...]

The Nevers: HBO Joss Whedon Sci-Fi/Fantasy Drama Resumes Production

The Nevers: HBO, Joss Whedon Sci-Fi/Fantasy Drama Resumes Production

Joss Whedon's (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Avengers) upcoming "wild, Victorian, X-Men-meets-Sherlock-Holmes-meets 'girls-with-super-powers' mash-up" (direct quote from series star Denis O'Hare) HBO series The Nevers has been on our radar since it was first announced in what feels like decades ago But like dozens of other television productions around the world, the COVID pandemic caused the[...]

HBO Launches VR Experience With Lovecraft Country: Sanctum

HBO Launches VR Experience With Lovecraft Country: Sanctum

HBO has decided to promote Lovecraft Country a little differently than other shows by offering up a VR experience you can play The experience is called Lovecraft Country: Sanctum, which is a series of exclusive virtual reality events that will transport invited guests into a world inspired by the show 100 chosen influential voices will[...]

The Third Day: Naomie Harris Jude Law Discuss HBO Thriller Series

The Third Day: Naomie Harris, Jude Law Discuss HBO Thriller Series

Katherine Waterston ("Fantastic Beasts” franchise), Emily Watson (Chernobyl), and Paddy Considine (The Outsider) join Harris and Law on the HBO series.[caption id="attachment_1175351" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A look at The Third Day (Image: HBO)[/caption]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q7caa58Mgt0"Summer": Written by Kelly and directed by Marc Munden, the first-half is told over three episodes and follows the story of Sam (Law), a[...]

Why I Cant Stop Watching Fyre Fest and Theranos Documentaries

Why I Can't Stop Watching Fyre Fest and Theranos Documentaries

However, there are four things that I keep starting up in the background while I work and those are; Netflix's Fyre, Hulu's Fyre Fraud, the 2020 episode The Dropout, and the HBO documentary The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley Also known as four documentaries and news pieces about two of the biggest con artists and[...]

WarnerMedia Looking to FanDome-inate Virtual Convention Scene

WarnerMedia Looking to FanDome-inate Virtual Convention Scene?

As for what viewers were treated to and what released that day, film, television, and video game trailers for projects such as Wonder Woman 1984, The Batman, Justice League: The Snyder Cut, and more had generated more than 150 million views in the past week.[caption id="attachment_1250758" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Image: WarnerMedia[/caption]So it doesn't come as any surprise[...]

Watchmen: Lube Man Unmasked Spoiler: Its Not Alan Moore

Watchmen: Lube Man Unmasked! Spoiler: It's Not Alan Moore

While the entire interview (below) is definitely worth checking out, it was the end of the video that caught our attention: an appearance from none other than Lube Man.[caption id="attachment_1259056" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A look at Agent Petey aka Lube Man (???) from Watchmen (Image: HBO)[/caption]Who can forget the silver-suited, oil-spraying Lube Man, the masked vigilante[...]

Watchmen Writers Discuss Creating HBOs Anti-Copaganda Cop Show

Watchmen Writers Discuss Creating HBO's "Anti-Copaganda Cop Show"

In particular, he credits his writing room of Cord Jefferson, Stacy Osei-Kuffour, Christal Henry, Lila Byock, Carly Wray, Claire Kiechel, Nick Cuse, Jeff Jensen, Tom Spezialy, and writers' assistant Ryan Lipscom for the series' impact over the past year.[caption id="attachment_1216974" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Regina King as Angela Abar in her Sister Night costume in Watchmen[/caption]Now, Craig[...]

Lovecraft Country Trailer: Atticuss Story Continues to Be Written

Lovecraft Country Trailer: Atticus's Story Continues to Be Written

With a teleplay from series creator and executive producer Misha Green and direction from Yann Demange, HBO's premiere episode of Lovecraft Country was a masterclass in how you pull viewers in, tie their brains down, and offer them all of the mystery and emotion they need to join Atticus (Jonathan Majors), who joins up with[...]