Tom Fontana Archives

Oz Creator and Stars Reflect on Groundbreaking HBO Prison Drama
While the current generation was able to get a glimpse at what prison life can do to women in Jenji Kohan's Orange is the New Black on Netflix, Tom Fontana created Oz for HBO near the turn of the millennium in 1997 showing the lives of the incarcerated at a men's institution tackling various subjects[...]
HBO's Paterno: A Look at Al Pacino as Controversial Penn State Coach
Al Pacino | HBO ( Paterno is a Levinson/Fontana production of a Barry Levinson Film; executive produced by Levinson, Jason Sosnoff, Tom Fontana, Edward R Pressman, Rick Nicita and Lindsay Sloane Amy Herman produces, with the film produced in conjunction with Sony Pictures Television. Credit: HBO During HBO's presentation at January's Television Critics Association's (TCA) press event, Pacino[...]