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April 18, 2018 3:48 AM Creators of hit TV series ‘Westworld’ reveal latest project

The creators of HBO’s popular TV series, ‘Westworld’, Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan, will adapt William Gibson’s book, ‘The Peripheral’ into a series for streaming outlet Amazon. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, April 18 — The creators of HBO’s popular TV series, Westworld, Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan, will adapt William Gibson’s book, The Peripheral into a series 97

April 7, 2018 12:37 AM Actress Tiffany Haddish set to produce new HBO comedy series

Tiffany Haddish is set to produce a new HBO comedy series titled ‘Unsubscribed’. ― AFP picLOS ANGELES, April 7 ― According to, Haddish will become executive producer of a new comedy series in development at HBO. Titled Unsubscribed, the show is described as being an “examination of female blackness, beauty, and identity through a behind-the-scenes 71

March 28, 2018 12:46 AM Documentary maker Alex Gibney tees up new Tiger Woods biography

Tiger Woods pumps his fist after making a birdie putt during the third round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament at Innisbrook Resort, Palm Harbor, Florida March 10, 2018. — USA TODAY Sports/Reuters pic LOS ANGELES, March 28 — Oscar-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney is to put golfer Tiger Woods under the microscope in an upcoming documentary series 45

March 9, 2018 2:05 AM Alex Karpovsky joins the cast of ‘Homecoming’

Alex Karpovsky at the ‘Girls’ TV series season finale premiere in New York Feb 2, 2017. — AFP picLOS ANGELES, March 9 — Girls star Alex Karpovsky has landed a series regular role in Amazon’s Homecoming, along with Julia Roberts. The psychological thriller centres on Heidi (Roberts), a caseworker at a secret government organisation, her supervisor (Bobby 90

February 27, 2018 8:49 AM Things heat up for Michael B. Jordan in first trailer for HBO’s ‘Fahrenheit 451’ (VIDEO)

LOS ANGELES, Feb 27 — HBO has released the first trailer for upcoming Fahrenheit 451 that stars Michael B. Jordan. The film is based on the novel by Ray Bradbury1953 novel which revolves around a dystopian future where reading is against the law as books are illegal and “firemen” are special operatives tasked with finding and burning all books 70

February 11, 2018 1:43 AM 'House of Cards', 'The Wire' actor Reg E. Cathey dies

ACTOR Reg E. Cathey, who had roles in the hit series House of Cards and The Wire, has died, a Hollywood TV series creator reported. He was 59. Cathey's death was first reported late Friday on Twitter by The Wire creator David Simon. No cause of death was given. According to the TMZ celebrity website, Cathey died at his New York home of lung cancer 48

February 5, 2018 9:45 AM Watch the first trailer for season two of ‘Westworld’ (VIDEO)

LOS ANGELES, Feb 5 — HBO has released a new trailer for the second season of futuristic thriller Westworld that gives us a peek at what’s in store. Season two of HBO’s hit sci-fi western from Jonathan Nolan and JJ Abrams will see the return of actors Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, James Marsden, Miranda Otto, Jeffrey Wright and Ed Harris 101

January 8, 2018 2:25 AM James Franco wins best comedy actor Globe for ‘The Disaster Artist’

Executive producer and cast member James Franco attends a panel for the television series ‘The Deuce’ during the TCA HBO Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, California July 26, 2017. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Jan 8 — James Franco today won the Golden Globe for best actor in a musical or comedy film for The Disaster Artist, his portrayal of the director 47

November 14, 2017 2:49 AM Comedian Kenny Sebastian set for first Malaysian show in 2018

Indian comedian Kenny Sebastian will be performing at the Kuala Lumpur Performing Art Centre (KLPAC) on January 19 and 20 next year. — Picture by The Hive.AsiaKUALA LUMPUR, Nov 14 — Indian comedian Kenny Sebastian is about to make his mark in Malaysia next year on January 19 and 20 at the Kuala Lumpur Performing Art Centre (KLPAC). Known for his humorous 42

November 7, 2017 3:00 AM Fox held talks to sell most of company to Disney, says CNBC

The 21st Century Fox logo is seen outside the News Corporation headquarters in Manhattan, New York, April 29, 2016. — Reuters picNEW YORK, Nov 7 — Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox has held talks to sell most of its film and television assets to Walt Disney Co, which would gain new programming and expand its international reach, CNBC reported 35