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‘Game Of Thrones’ Sends Arya Off On A New Quest

Arya (Maisie Williams) sets out on a new quest on 'Game of Thrones.'

Warning: this post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. Fans of Game of Thrones know that Arya (Maisie Williams) has never really been an independent character through any of the seasons. After her father was beheaded in King’s Landing, Arya found herself held captive by one group or another until the last season of Game… Read more »

HBO Brings ‘High Maintenance’ To TV

Vimeo Invests in High Maintenance Web Series

HBO has confirmed that they have ordered six new episodes of the Vimeo web series High Maintenance, with an eye to possibly green-lighting more should the series prove popular enough. It follows a Brooklyn pot dealer (played by Sinclair) who delivers to clients with neuroses as diverse as the city and was brought to life… Read more »

HBO’s ‘Game Of Thrones’ War Heats Up

Dean-Charles Chapman attends the premiere of HBO's 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 at San Francisco Opera House on March 23, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

The war over Game of Thrones has just started and it’s getting hot, as HBO begins to take on Periscope, the mobile streaming app owned by Twitter. The real-life HBO-Periscope battle began, as Periscope users shared the first Game of Thrones episode with their Twitter followers. “Periscope operates in compliance with the Digital Millenium Copyright… Read more »

‘Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck’ Just Got Even Better [Video]

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Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck is already drawing notoriety and it’s still almost two months away from the May 4 television premiere, according to Rolling Stone magazine. The HBO-produced documentary about Nirvana’s late lead singer has already debuted to sold-out showing at the Sundance and the True/False film festivals, but there may be even more… Read more »

Alec Baldwin Headed To HBO As Mayor Of NYC

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Alec Baldwin held a role on a hugely successful show that was centered around New York City for many years, and now he’s getting the chance to take his love of the Big Apple to a more dramatic place: namely, HBO. Baldwin will reportedly be playing a man who suddenly finds himself in the position… Read more »

HBO Streaming Service: HBO Now Set To Debut In April

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HBO’s streaming service is set to debut in April. Dubbed HBO Now, the much-anticipated service will allow viewers to stream HBO content without a cable or satellite TV subscription. Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes said the stand-alone service could reach up to 80 million viewers – who do not currently subscribe to HBO through their… Read more »

‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 5 Shocked Even George R.R. Martin

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Game of Thrones season 5 is set to premiere on April 12, and while fans of the HBO blockbuster series are no doubt preparing for the epic viewing parties, rumor has it they should be preparing their tissue supplies. Fan reactions to the always-epic and often bloody death scenes featured in Game of Thrones are… Read more »