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'The Concert for Valor' in Review - Posted November 12, 2014
With attendance estimates tipping 800,000, expectations for last night's Concert for Valor were high to say the least. But whatever the turnout, HBO, Chase Bank and Starbucks put on one hell of a show. As is the case with almost any DC ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'The Concert for Valor' in Review - Posted November 12, 2014
With attendance estimates tipping 800,000, expectations for last night's Concert for Valor were high to say the least. But whatever the turnout, HBO, Chase Bank and Starbucks put on one hell of a show. As is the case with almost any DC ... [FishbowlNY]

John Oliver Ends Season with a Bang from the 'Salmon Cannon' - Posted November 10, 2014
Ahead of his performance tomorrow at "The Concert for Valor" on the National Mall, John Oliver ended the inaugural season of HBO's "Last Week Tonight" with a segment poking fun at a Washington state news story which featured a cannon that could launch salmon over dams. Oliver gathered an impressive list of... [morningmedianewsfeed]

John Oliver Ends Season with a Bang from the 'Salmon Cannon' - Posted November 10, 2014
Ahead of his performance tomorrow at "The Concert for Valor" on the National Mall, John Oliver ended the inaugural season of HBO's "Last Week Tonight" with a segment poking fun at a Washington state news story which featured a cannon that could launch salmon over dams. Oliver gathered an impressive list of... [FishbowlNY]

Lena Dunham Proves Some Stories About 'Girls' Go Too Far - Posted November 7, 2014
As it goes in Hollywood, most of the beautiful people have a golden fleece force field around them, which absolves them from having to act like the rest of us. Very few times do they experience the standard blowback that comes from acting like a fool. Sure, they have to deal with... [FishbowlDC]

HBO, CBS Score #PRWin at Netflix's Expense - Posted October 16, 2014
You may have heard that HBO made lots of headlines yesterday by announcing that its first standalone streaming service would launch in 2015. This was great news for people like us, who only use their parents' HBO GO password when Mom and Dad are in town...super serious, you guys! Fingers not... [FishbowlDC]

Cord-cutters, Rejoice: HBO Will Offer Web Subscription Next Year - Posted October 15, 2014
Hooray! Cord-cutters everywhere are celebrating the news that HBO plans to offer web-only subscriptions starting in 2015. Richard Plepler, CEO of HBO, announced the plan during an investor meeting today. "It is time to remove all barriers to those who want HBO," he said. However, Plepler did not go into detail... [AllFacebook]

Andrea Wolinetz Joins Facebook SPMD Shift as VP of Agency Partnerships - Posted August 19, 2014
Social marketing platform Shift, a Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

John Oliver Has Some Thoughts on Native Advertising - Posted August 4, 2014
Different people in the media have very different opinions on native advertising. You may recall that Wall Street Journal editor Gerard Baker called the practice "a Faustian bargain" before his own paper jumped head-first into the trend by launching ... [FishbowlDC]

Adventures in Marketing: Dothraki Language Course Is a Real Thing - Posted June 4, 2014
Have you ever wanted to ask out the Mother of Dragons herself, Daenerys Targaryen, but were h... [FishbowlDC]

BAD PR: John Oliver's GM Parody Highlights Real, Disturbing Details of Internal Company Practices - Posted May 21, 2014
Let's play a little game of word association, shall we? What comes to mind when you think of the following words: deathtrap; decapitating; grenade-like; powder keg; and rolling sarcophagus? If your answer to any of these is "a car made by General Motors," then an internal GM memo specifically banning the... [FishbowlDC]

VICE NewFront: 'We didn't need TV to validate what we are doing but it did' - Posted May 2, 2014
VICE, the global youth media company and content creation studio held their first NewFront presentation today at Manhattan's Sunshine Theater on the Lower East Side. The company impressively did the opposite of what most NewFront/Upfront events have and still made noise. The whole presentati... [Inside 3D Printing News]

HBO Might Not Want 'Veep' Star to 'GO' on Anymore Talk Shows - Posted May 1, 2014
If you are a loyal HBO "Veep" viewer, you know Matt Walsh's "Mike" cha... [Inside 3D Printing News]

How Should HBO Respond to 'Game of Thrones' Controversy? - Posted April 22, 2014
Since Sunday night's episode of "Game of Thrones" aired, the internet has been abuzz with controversy over a decidedly disturbing scene that played out very differently in the show than it did in the books; what was written as an instance... [FishbowlDC]

'Veep' Renewed for Fourth Season, Show Prompts Fans to Call Fake Campaign Number - Posted April 21, 2014
HBO's hit political comedy "Veep," which has a knack for weaving social media references about Twitter and Instagram into the show, announced that it's been renewed for a fourth season toda... [Inside 3D Printing News]

HBO GO, SS+K Screen Sex Scenes for You, Your Parents and Your Little Sister - Posted April 21, 2014
In what we'll call a creative take on those universally awkward coming-of-age moments experienced by everyone fortunate enough to live in a house equipped with HBO, SS+K advertises the network's streaming service by reminding viewers of the scenes that would be particularly painful to watch with mom, dad and your little... [GalleyCat]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You The Academy Of Country Music Awards - Posted April 14, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos and videos posted to the social netw... [AllFacebook]

HBO Makes First Episode of 'Silicon Valley' Available on YouTube - Posted April 7, 2014
If you're a regular Lost Remote reader, then you've likely seen the first episode of HBO's new comedy series, 'Silicon Valley,' and liked it. If you haven't, then HBO has made the first episode available free to stream on YouTube, which is just one example of the social and tech-centric tactics... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Red-Carpet Premiere Of Season Four Of HBO's 'Game Of Thrones' To Stream On Facebook Live - Posted March 14, 2014
The fourth season of ... [AllFacebook]

HBO Goes All in on Hip-Hop Promo with 'Rappers as Game of Thrones Characters' - Posted March 13, 2014
"...he is an a$$hole but is also very good at business and things..." Did you hear that HBO wants to "diversify" the Game of Thrones audience? It's true--... [FishbowlDC]

HBOGO Crashes During True Detective Finale, Awesome Tweets Abound - Posted March 10, 2014
Once upon a time, one had to tune in to an actual channel on an actual television to catch a new episode of one's favorite show. Then came apps on mobile devices that allowed us to catch up on the drama we missed wherever and whenever we wanted, but our culture... [FishbowlDC]

HBO Drops Beats and Rhymes into Game of Thrones Promos - Posted March 5, 2014
The sigil of House (Big) Boi HBO wants more hip-hop heads and reggaeton lovers to watch Game of Thrones this season--... [FishbowlDC]

Netflix to Amazon: 'We've Got Bigger Drones Than That' - Posted February 25, 2014
We appreciate Netflix's efforts to play the "spunky upstart" role by poking fun at its rivals and we agree that Amazon makes for a more reasonable target than HBO, because you will lose if you try to compare House of Cards to The Sopranos or Game of Thrones. The drone delivery... [FishbowlDC]

Mass Relevance Platform makes it easier for networks to create social TV experiences - Posted February 25, 2014
Austin-based Mass Relevance has been the go-to company for networks seeking to create bespoke social TV experiences. HBO uses Mass... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Can HBO's Silicon Valley Improve Silicon Valley's Reputation? - Posted February 24, 2014
Yesterday HBO debuted the trailer for Mike Judge's sitcom Silicon Valley. Looks like a Big Bang Theory/Workaholics mash-up: they're nerds, but they aren't one-dimensional punchlines; they're Millennials, but they don't spend all their time figuring out how they can manage to do less work. In an amazing coincidence, Napst... [FishbowlDC]

Lessons in Media Relations from Derek Jeter - Posted February 18, 2014
Sure, Derek Jeter is a great athlete...but can he teach us anything about communications and media relations strategy? Kwittken + Company CEO/friend of the site Aaron Kwittken's most recent Forbes story says "yes". In fact, Kwittken goes so far as to call the veteran shortstop "one of the... [FishbowlDC]

Game of Thrones Shares Some Content with U.S. Olympians - Posted February 18, 2014
Today in Things We Missed This Weekend, HBO's Game of Thrones took a little extra step to increase the already-insane hype for Season 4's April 2 debut. Well before most viewers were settled in to check out the latest trailer ahead of True Detective (which just got really interesting, BTW), the show's... [FishbowlDC]

360i Chairman Bryan Wiener Joins Expion In Same Role - Posted February 14, 2014
Enterprise social media software provider Expion has a new chairman, as ... [AllFacebook]

'Game of Thrones' The Exhibition returns giving fans an even bigger opportunity to immerse themselves in Westeros - Posted January 27, 2014
Last year we covered the Game of Thrones Exhibition, an unprecedented opportunity for fans of the show to live the culture and even see ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Nerd Prom Material - Posted January 14, 2014
Looking for your date to Nerd Prom? It's never to early to start! And Keeping Up With The Kardashians' Jonathan Cheban isn't a bad ask. Especially if you're also looking to score past year's popular guests ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Nerd Prom Material - Posted January 14, 2014
Looking for your date to Nerd Prom? It's never to early to start! And Keeping Up With The Kardashians' Jonathan Cheban isn't a bad ask. Especially if you're also looking to score past year's popular guests ... [FishbowlNY]

HBO's New Sitcom Will Entourage the Tech Set - Posted January 13, 2014
For a quick minute last week we had a theory that Sam Biddle of Valleywag and Evan Spiegel of Snapchat were engaged in a battle of wits to determine who could most successfully make the archetypal Southern California startup dude look like a douc... [GalleyCat]

HBO's New Sitcom Will Entourage the Tech Set - Posted January 13, 2014
For a quick minute last week we had a theory that Sam Biddle of Valleywag and Evan Spiegel of Snapchat were engaged in a battle of wits to determine who could most successfully make the archetypal Southern California startup dude look like a douc... [FishbowlDC]

HBO's 'Looking' Building on Social for Premiere - Posted January 10, 2014
There's been a lot of buzz about the third season premiere of HBO's "Girls", which Lost Remote ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

HBO throws screening party for launch of 'Girls' Tumblr at platform's NYC HQ - Posted January 9, 2014
[caption id="attachment_40403" align="alignright" width="300"] girlshbo.tumblr.com[/caption] HBO has been making all the right moves as the highly anticipated season three of Girls sets to premie... [Inside 3D Printing News]

7 predictions for social TV in 2014 - Posted December 31, 2013
[caption id="attachment_40212" align="alignright" width="304"] CNBC.com[/caption] Many of our social TV predictions for 2013... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Fighting Over The TV: Facebook Provides Data To 10 Overseas Networks; Twitter Provides Data To Nielsen - Posted October 7, 2013
Facebook and Twitter dug in their heels Monday in their attempts to establish beachheads in the world of ... [AllFacebook]

How HBO's 'The Newsroom' used Topsy to break news - Posted September 25, 2013
Back in February, we wrote about how Topsy's social data showed that part of why House of Cards was so successful in its first season was because of the traditional... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Emmy Awards: Top Five Facebook Moments - Posted September 23, 2013
The 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony aired on ... [AllFacebook]

HBO's 'True Blood' Proves Fans Love Fangs On Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC] - Posted August 23, 2013
Socialbakers took a look at social media to see how HBO's cult hit True Blood fared during its ... [AllTwitter]

INFOGRAPHIC: HBO's 'True Blood' Takes A Bite Out Of Facebook - Posted August 22, 2013
Analytics provider Socialbakers sank its teeth into HBO drama series "True Blood" to see how it fared on Facebook and other social networks in its sixth season on the air. ... [AllFacebook]

How Never.no and Vizrt are partnering to bring social TV for broadcasters into the future - Posted August 9, 2013
In a recent episode of HBO's The Newsroom Charlie Skinner (played by Sam Watson) forces Don Keefer (Thomas Sadoski) to put tweets on the air during a broadcast. As breaking news ensues, Skinner decides to tell them to yank it... [Inside 3D Printing News]

TV A Factor In Facebook's Hashtag Rollout - Posted June 12, 2013
Following Facebook's introduction of clickable hashtags Wednesday, ... [AllFacebook]

Your Show App Presents Facebook Users' News Feeds In TV Show Format - Posted June 10, 2013
Facebook users who have imagined what their News Feeds would be like in the form of ... [AllFacebook]

HBO And Mass Relevance Team Up On A First-Of-Its Kind Twitter True Blood Promotion - Posted June 6, 2013
TV history is about to be made, with HBO's first-ever live social media event in celebration of the Season 6 premiere of ... [AllTwitter]

5 Facebook Consumer Interaction Drivers From Sigmund Freud - Posted May 17, 2013
Sigmund Freud is famous for making society's understanding of the conscious mind versus the unconscious mind popular. The conscious mind is associated primarily with our current moment of perceptions and awareness, whil... [AllFacebook]

Israeli TV Network Marks Return Of HBO's 'Game Of Thrones' With Meme App From Blink - Posted May 14, 2013
The third season of smash HBO dr... [AllFacebook]

Hollywood's Wary Embrace of Big Data - Posted April 25, 2013
In recent years the movie business has used social data to connect with audiences and stepped up its reliance on quantitative data to forecast box office revenues. However, if data represented a person, that individual may get a seat at L.A.'s trendiest restaurant, but would st... [FishbowlDC]

INFOGRAPHIC: How 'Game Of Thrones' Has Taken Over Facebook - Posted April 4, 2013
"Game of Thrones," which recently kicked off its third season on HBO, is one of the most popular TV shows around. On Facebook, the show has a loyal following of more than 5.5 million fans. Socialbakers recently compiled an infographic showing just how "Game of Thrones" has taken Facebook (and other... [AllFacebook]

PR Faux Pas: HBO Rep Says Piracy 'Is a Compliment of Sorts' - Posted April 2, 2013
Most of the world's biggest media companies have recently taken some time to endorse or promote the latest anti-piracy campaigns like the so-called "six strikes" law that would use web providers to mess with... [FishbowlDC]

ABC Campaign Calls on Viewers to Help Save Its Own Show - Posted March 29, 2013
Here's an interesting twist on the "low-rated cult favorite on life support" trend: the ABC network has created an ad campaign urging fans of its admired but struggling sitcom Happy Endings to help save the show by...you know, watching it live. It's almost like a mirror image of the challenge faced by... [FishbowlDC]

More Brands That Jumped on the Avatar Bandwagon (or Should Have) - Posted March 28, 2013
Yesterday we posted on Bud Light's well-timed decision to offer Facebook fans its own variation on the very viral Human Rights Campaign marriage equality avatar. Now we'd like to showcase some other examples of brands that were, if not quite "bold", at least attuned to news trends -- and the interests... [FishbowlDC]

Oreo Agency 360i Just Won HBO's Social Media Account - Posted March 25, 2013
Today AdAge brings news that 360i, the digital agency responsible for all those creative Oreo tweets you've read... [FishbowlDC]

Game of Thrones Still Has the Best Swag - Posted March 25, 2013
We don't know if you guys are crazy excited about the third-season premier of HBO's mega-hit Game of Thrones, which is less than a week away -- but we are! You may have heard earlier this year (or in 2011 via our sister site AgencySpy) about how GoT's marketing/PR teams are absolutely... [FishbowlDC]

Sheryl Sandberg's PR Push: Can Career Women Also Be Working Moms? - Posted March 20, 2013
Confession: we haven't read Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead and we probably won't. But we are very in... [FishbowlDC]

Game of Thrones Proves Print Ads Aren't Dead (and Neither Are Dragons) - Posted March 4, 2013
In case you missed it (because we somehow did!), HBO ran a massive Game of Thrones ad in last Monday's New York Times. At first glance, this spot may have sent readers ducking for cover or calling out for the nearest sword-wielding resident of Winterfell. ... [FishbowlDC]

Brands On Facebook Connect With Fans Through Social Good - Posted February 15, 2013
Brands love to connect with Facebook friends in a variety of ways -- through discounts, conversation, applications, and ... [AllFacebook]

What's 'Native Advertising' All About, Anyway? - Posted January 10, 2013
Native advertising: you've heard the term, and you're going to hear it quite often in the months ahead. We haven't directly addressed it on this blog yet, so here goes: First: any web surfer will tell you that banner ads (aka "traditional paid media") are on the w... [FishbowlDC]

Girls, Urban Outfitters Want to Pay Your Rent for a Year - Posted January 10, 2013
This week marks the return of HBO's Girls (and the many, many articles telling us why we should love it, hate it o... [FishbowlDC]

Game of Thrones Fans: Winter (Ale) Is Coming! - Posted December 18, 2012
Earlier this week we told you that we consider ourselves "unapologetic beer snobs". A couple of equally important thi... [FishbowlDC]

Integrating Facebook Into Your Marketing Strategy - Posted December 5, 2012
Gone are the days when print and TV are the dominant avenues of advertising. Now companies big and small need to integrate Facebook and other social avenues into their marketing plans. A panel of experts, including a social media official at HBO, at the AllFacebook Marketing Conference talked ab... [AllFacebook]

Beyonc to Direct, Star in HBO Documentary About Herself - Posted November 26, 2012
Today we reach new heights of self-promotion in the entertainment world: HBO just announced the February premiere of an "intimate, revealing", as-yet-untitled documentary feature starring and directed by jack-of-al... [FishbowlDC]

'The Hobbit' Blamed for Dozens of Animal Deaths - Posted November 19, 2012
We're not going too far out on a limb when we predict that Peter Jackson's upcoming "Hobbit" trilogy will be one of history's biggest franchises--we'll almost definitely end up seeing it this Chri... [FishbowlDC]

Learn From Top TV Experts At AllFacebook Marketing Conference - Posted November 14, 2012
Learn from the marketing and branding strategies of executives at ESPN, HBO, and TV Guide magazine at our event, ... [AllFacebook]

'Boardwalk Empire' Fan to HBO: Help Rebuild Atlantic City! - Posted October 30, 2012
Fans of the well-dressed HBO drama "Boardwalk Empire" and its most important supporting actor, Atlantic City, may be upset by these striking photos of an iconic Jersey strip all but destro... [FishbowlDC]

Lena Dunham's 'First Time' Obama Ad Raises Eyebrows - Posted October 29, 2012
Lena Dunham hopes young women will heed her advice before embarking on the journey that is true womanhood by losing their virginity--their voting virginity, that is. In her now-viral pro-Obama video, Dunham reminds newly of-age girls that their first time should be with the right guy--an amazing guy, one who "cares whether... [FishbowlDC]

AllFacebook Marketing Conference Attracts Notable TV Experts - Posted September 26, 2012
Learn from the marketing strategies of executives at HBO and TV Guide magazine at our event, ... [AllFacebook]

'Newsroom' Star's Topless Tweet: A PR Stunt? - Posted September 13, 2012
We always (read: never) count on New York's ... [FishbowlDC]

Showtime's 'Homeland' Knows How to Rock a Teaser - Posted August 17, 2012
The Showtime Network's "Homeland" , a spy drama filled with terrorist attacks, double identities and international intrigue, gained a big following during its excellent first season, with the high-tension finale scoring record ratings ... [FishbowlDC]

'Boardwalk Empire' Blows Up Brooklyn - Posted August 17, 2012
HBO's well-dressed but underwhelming period drama "Boardwalk Empire" turned heads in Greenpoint, Brooklyn last night the old-fashioned way: by blowing stuff up! Seems like every city news source reported yesterday o... [FishbowlDC]

All-Star Cast Introduces 'The New Yorker' iPhone App - Posted August 9, 2012
Another clever promo from those eggheads at The New Yorker: This meta-comedic short film directed by Lena Dunham (HBO's "... [FishbowlDC]

Olympics Burn Brightly for WNBC Atop the Weekly Ratings - Posted August 8, 2012
The London Olympics easily won the week for WNBC, despite the flood of complaints the network received about its handling of the prime time, tape-delayed coverage. The seven days included in the weekly survey by Nielsen, earned the Top 7 spots, blowing away the competition in the process. Proving the popularity of women's... [FishbowlLA]

HBO's Veep Picks Up Three Emmy Nominations - Posted July 19, 2012
Congratulations are in order for New York mag's Frank Rich and the crew at HBO's Veep. The send-up of Washington politics just picked up Emmy nominations for Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for star Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series. Rich is an... [FishbowlLA]

Matt Kemp Featured on HBO's Real Sports - Posted July 17, 2012
Los Angeles Dodgers slugger Matt Kemp is profiled on Tuesday's episode of HBO's Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. Correspondent Jon Frankel spoke to Kemp about adjusting to his new Hollywood lifestyle and the pressure... [FishbowlLA]

Revolving Door: 'The Newsroom' debuts, More on Ann Curry - Posted June 25, 2012
The media has been very busy weighing in ... [FishbowlDC]

HBO Streams First Episode of The Newsroom on YouTube - Posted June 25, 2012
Aaron Sorkin's latest show, The Newsroom, aired its first episode on HBO Sunday night. If you didn't get a chance to watch the show or don't subscribe to HBO, you're in luck. HBO is currently streaming the entire first episode on YouTube. ... [10,000 Words]

Newsroom Negativity | Wild Weather(man) | Eurotweeting - Posted June 22, 2012
TVNewser: Aaron Sorkin can do no wrong. So his new HBO drama The Newsroom has to be a sure-fire hit, right? Well, not according to several media critics. ABC's Jake Tapper for The New Republic calls the show "... [FishbowlLA]

Budget Issues to Blame for Bush's Head on a Stake - Posted June 18, 2012
The most recent head-turning apology came from the creators of HBO's Game of Thrones, which included the appearance of President George W. Bush's severed head on a stake in one of its early episodes. HBO itself ... [FishbowlDC]

'Game Of Thrones' Game Coming To Facebook - Posted May 21, 2012
Hit HBO series "Game of Thrones" is coming to Facebook in game form, as HBO Global Licensing granted a license to game developer Disruptor Beam for Game of Thrones Ascent. Disruptor Beam offered few details about the game, only sa... [AllFacebook]

'Veep' Executive Producer on DC: 'Young People Jockeying for Power in Offices that Look Crummy' - Posted May 7, 2012
"People outside of Washington, you know they come on high school trips, they think it's all like movie sets. They think it's all like 'The West Wing," longtime political columnist Frank Rich, who is an executive producer on the ... [FishbowlDC]

'Veep' Executive Producer on DC: 'Young People Jockeying for Power in Offices that Look Crummy' - Posted May 7, 2012
"People outside of Washington, you know they come on high school trips, they think it's all like movie sets. They think it's all like 'The West Wing," longtime political columnist Frank Rich, who is an executive producer on the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'Veep' Executive Producer on DC: 'Young People Jockeying for Power in Offices that Look Crummy' - Posted May 7, 2012
"People outside of Washington, you know they come on high school trips, they think it's all like movie sets. They think it's all like 'The West Wing," longtime political columnist Frank Rich, who is an executive producer on the ... [FishbowlNY]

Former KCBS Anchor Now the Voice of Boxing - Posted May 2, 2012
Local media junkies might remember Jim Lampley's stint as the co-anchor of the KCBS nightly news in the late '80s. During that same time, Lampley accepted a job with HBO to call boxing and Wimbledon for the cable network. Little did anyone... [FishbowlLA]

HBO Releases New Trailer for The Newsroom - Posted April 30, 2012
A promising second trailer for Aaron Sorkin's new HBO drama The Newsroom premiered Sunday night prior to Game of Thrones. The show stars Jeff Daniels as Will McAvoy, a network news anchor struggling to honor journalistic ethics in the face of soulless corporate demands, ... [FishbowlLA]

Coming This Summer To HBO: "The Newsroom" - Posted April 9, 2012
If you liked The West Wing or The Social Network and you're a journalism junkie, then mark your calendars for the debut of Aaron Sorkin's next HBO premiere: The Newsroom. The trailer is embedded below: The HBO website describ... [10,000 Words]

Revolving Door: 'Newsroom,' Couric on 'GMA,' Palin on 'TODAY' - Posted April 2, 2012
The trailer for Aaron Sorkin's new ... [FishbowlDC]

HBO's Luck Suspends Filming with Horses - Posted March 13, 2012
HBO's Luck has suspended filming with horses after a third horse was injured and euthanized Tuesday at Santa Anita Park during production of the hit drama. ... [FishbowlLA]

Revolving Door: CNN/Mashable Rumors, 'Game Change' Premiere Photos, and More - Posted March 12, 2012
As we mentioned on the Ticker, CNN could be preparing for a $200 million purchase of ... [FishbowlDC]

Game Change Premiere Hits NYC - Posted March 8, 2012
Julianne Moore and Tom Hanks (Credit: StarPix) ... [FishbowlLA]

Grantland Wants to Know the Greatest Character on The Wire - Posted March 5, 2012
We learned last week on Bill Simmons' podcast that President ... [FishbowlLA]

IDW & HBO to Release the First Ongoing 'True Blood' Comic Series - Posted November 4, 2011
Even though author Charlaine Harris will be ending the Southern Vampire novels, True Blood fans need not fret. Publisher IDW and HBO have announced that the... [AllTwitter]

CNN Replaying Mayweather-Ortiz 24/7 - Posted August 12, 2011
The late Nick Charles would be happy to know that CNN is getting involved in the sports world once again. The cable news network will replay HBO's 24/7 Mayweather/Ort... [TVNewser]

CNN Replaying Mayweather-Ortiz 24/7 - Posted August 12, 2011
The late Nick Charles would be happy to know that CNN is getting involved in the sports world once again. The cable news network will replay HBO's 24/7 Mayweather/Ort... [SportsNewser]

Pacquiao, Marquez Heads to CNN - Posted August 7, 2011
[caption id="attachment_25421" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Pacquiao vs. Marquez in 2008"][/caption] Boxing fans out there are getting a little love from HBO and parent company ... [FishbowlDC]

60 Minutes Take Weekly Top Spot on WCBS; America's Got Talent Number Two on WNBC - Posted July 28, 2011
As we meander through the summer, viewership is typically altered. But 60 Minutes had no problems grabbing ratings. The venerable newsmagazine was number one, according to the Nielsen Company. The broadcast had 751,000 WCBS/Channel 2 vi... [FishbowlLA]

Ndamukong Suh Glad Lions Turned Down Hard Knocks - Posted July 5, 2011
Ndamukong Suh is glad the Detroit Lions front office turned down an ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Ndamukong Suh Glad Lions Turned Down Hard Knocks - Posted July 5, 2011
Ndamukong Suh is glad the Detroit Lions front office turned down an ... [FishbowlNY]

HBO PPV Lands Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Victor Ortiz - Posted June 23, 2011
HBO PPV will broadcast the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Victor Ortiz fight on Sept. 17, ... [TVNewser]

HBO PPV Lands Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Victor Ortiz - Posted June 23, 2011
HBO PPV will broadcast the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Victor Ortiz fight on Sept. 17, ... [SportsNewser]

'Highly Unlikely' Hard Knocks Visits Carolina - Posted June 13, 2011
Carolina Panthers center Ryan Kalil might want to get new sources. According to Panthers spokesman Charlie Dayton, HBO has not ... [TVNewser]

'Highly Unlikely' Hard Knocks Visits Carolina - Posted June 13, 2011
Carolina Panthers center Ryan Kalil might want to get new sources. According to Panthers spokesman Charlie Dayton, HBO has not ... [SportsNewser]

Minnesota Vikings Turn Down HBO's Hard Knocks - Posted May 29, 2011
Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf told the Pioneer Press that he declined... [FishbowlDC]

1.8 Million Viewers Watch Hopkins-Pascal On HBO - Posted May 25, 2011
The sport of boxing was alive and well Saturday night as 1.8 million viewers watched Bernard Hopkins defeat Jean Pascal. ... [TVNewser]

1.8 Million Viewers Watch Hopkins-Pascal On HBO - Posted May 25, 2011
The sport of boxing was alive and well Saturday night as 1.8 million viewers watched Bernard Hopkins defeat Jean Pascal. ... [SportsNewser]

Fly Away: Atlanta Falcons Say No To Hard Knocks - Posted May 24, 2011
So much for the Atlanta Falcons on HBO's Hard Knocks. Less than a week after Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff hinted the franchise was ... [TVNewser]

Fly Away: Atlanta Falcons Say No To Hard Knocks - Posted May 24, 2011
So much for the Atlanta Falcons on HBO's Hard Knocks. Less than a week after Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff hinted the franchise was ... [SportsNewser]

HBO Developing Freddie Roach Reality Series - Posted May 24, 2011
HBO is developing a new primetime reality series on famed boxing trainer Freddie Roach. On Freddie Roach will be directed by Emmy nominee Peter Berg... [TVNewser]

HBO Developing Freddie Roach Reality Series - Posted May 24, 2011
HBO is developing a new primetime reality series on famed boxing trainer Freddie Roach. On Freddie Roach will be directed by Emmy nominee Peter Berg... [SportsNewser]

New York Jets Pass On Hard Knocks Encore - Posted May 22, 2011
You won't have to worry about hearing Rex Ryan's potty mouth once again this summer on HBO's Hard Knocks. There were rumors of the New York Jets possibly making a repeat appearance after helping the series win three Sports Emmy awa... [TVNewser]

New York Jets Pass On Hard Knocks Encore - Posted May 22, 2011
You won't have to worry about hearing Rex Ryan's potty mouth once again this summer on HBO's Hard Knocks. There were rumors of the New York Jets possibly making a repeat appearance after helping the series win three Sports Emmy awa... [SportsNewser]

Atlanta Falcons Show Interest In HBO's Hard Knocks - Posted May 20, 2011
There's at least one team showing publicly showing interest in HBO's Hard Knocks. Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said Friday that he did not rule out the team being ... [TVNewser]

Atlanta Falcons Show Interest In HBO's Hard Knocks - Posted May 20, 2011
There's at least one team showing publicly showing interest in HBO's Hard Knocks. Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said Friday that he did not rule out the team being ... [SportsNewser]

Denver Broncos Pass On HBO's Hard Knocks - Posted May 20, 2011
You can add the Denver Broncos to the list of NFL teams that aren't interested in HBO's Hard Knocks. "We appreciate the value of the show, but, at this time, we are going to pass," ... [TVNewser]

Denver Broncos Pass On HBO's Hard Knocks - Posted May 20, 2011
You can add the Denver Broncos to the list of NFL teams that aren't interested in HBO's Hard Knocks. "We appreciate the value of the show, but, at this time, we are going to pass," ... [SportsNewser]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Decline Hard Knocks Offer - Posted May 16, 2011
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were the leading candidate to be featured on HBO's Hard Knocks this summer, but the organization posted a ... [TVNewser]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Decline Hard Knocks Offer - Posted May 16, 2011
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were the leading candidate to be featured on HBO's Hard Knocks this summer, but the organization posted a ... [SportsNewser]

Armen Keteyian Returning To HBO's Real Sports - Posted April 8, 2011
Armen Keteyian is returning to the monthly HBO Sports magazine program Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel on April 19 as a corespondent. Keteyian has spent the last five years exclusively at CBS News and ... [TVNewser]

Armen Keteyian Returning To HBO's Real Sports - Posted April 8, 2011
Armen Keteyian is returning to the monthly HBO Sports magazine program Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel on April 19 as a corespondent. Keteyian has spent the last five years exclusively at CBS News and ... [SportsNewser]

Boxing Announcer Nick Charles Calls His Final Fight - Posted March 28, 2011
Boxing announcer Nick Charles ... [TVNewser]

Boxing Announcer Nick Charles Calls His Final Fight - Posted March 28, 2011
Boxing announcer Nick Charles ... [SportsNewser]

HBO's Real Sports To Profile Deadspin - Posted February 10, 2011
Last month, HBO's Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel profiled Sports Illustrated writer Peter King. This month, Andrea Kremer... [TVNewser]

HBO's Real Sports To Profile Deadspin - Posted February 10, 2011
Last month, HBO's Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel profiled Sports Illustrated writer Peter King. This month, Andrea Kremer... [SportsNewser]

Real Sports To Profile SI Writer Peter King - Posted January 24, 2011
Sports Illustrated writer Peter King will be profiled tomorrow night on HBO's Real Sports, on the heels of correctly predicting Pittsburgh and Green Bay in the Super B... [TVNewser]

Real Sports To Profile SI Writer Peter King - Posted January 24, 2011
Sports Illustrated writer Peter King will be profiled tomorrow night on HBO's Real Sports, on the heels of correctly predicting Pittsburgh and Green Bay in the Super B... [SportsNewser]

Sources: CBS/Showtime Lands Pacquiao-Mosley - Posted January 21, 2011
HBO Sports suffered a blow on Friday as Top Rank promoter Bob Arum closed a deal to ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Roy Jones Jr. Returns To HBO In Permanent Spot - Posted January 20, 2011
Roy Jones Jr. knows his career is rapidly coming to an end. As a result, the characteristic boxer is returning full-time to HBO Sports as a permanent expert analyst on HBO Boxing Af... [TVNewser]

Roy Jones Jr. Returns To HBO In Permanent Spot - Posted January 20, 2011
Roy Jones Jr. knows his career is rapidly coming to an end. As a result, the characteristic boxer is returning full-time to HBO Sports as a permanent expert analyst on HBO Boxing Af... [SportsNewser]

HBO Replaying Hard Knocks On Saturday - Posted January 19, 2011
In case you haven't figured out why everyone outside the state of New York hates the Jets, HBO is replaying all five episodes of ... [TVNewser]

HBO Replaying Hard Knocks On Saturday - Posted January 19, 2011
In case you haven't figured out why everyone outside the state of New York hates the Jets, HBO is replaying all five episodes of ... [SportsNewser]

Pacquiao-Margarito Generated 1.15 Million PPV Buys - Posted November 23, 2010
HBO announced that Manny Pacquiao's dominant victory over ... [TVNewser]

Pacquiao-Margarito Generated 1.15 Million PPV Buys - Posted November 23, 2010
HBO announced that Manny Pacquiao's dominant victory over ... [SportsNewser]

HBO To Air Margarito-Pacquiao Replay On Saturday - Posted November 15, 2010
In case you missed Antonio Margarito and his pregnant right eye, HBO will air the exclusive replay of ... [TVNewser]

HBO To Air Margarito-Pacquiao Replay On Saturday - Posted November 15, 2010
In case you missed Antonio Margarito and his pregnant right eye, HBO will air the exclusive replay of ... [SportsNewser]

The SportsNewser Interview: Emanuel Steward - Posted November 10, 2010
How does one of the premier boxing trainers get involved in broadcasting? For HBO commentator ... [TVNewser]

The SportsNewser Interview: Emanuel Steward - Posted November 10, 2010
How does one of the premier boxing trainers get involved in broadcasting? For HBO commentator ... [SportsNewser]

Designers, Make It Work as HBO.com's New Interactive Art Director - Posted November 9, 2010
... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

HBO Goes All Out For Pacquiao-Margarito Fight - Posted November 4, 2010
HBO will provide boxing fans with unprecedented live access leading up to their world super welterweight title fight between Manny Pacquiao and ... [TVNewser]

HBO Goes All Out For Pacquiao-Margarito Fight - Posted November 4, 2010
HBO will provide boxing fans with unprecedented live access leading up to their world super welterweight title fight between Manny Pacquiao and ... [SportsNewser]

HBO Sports Starts Production On UNLV Documentary - Posted November 2, 2010
HBO Sports has started production on Runnin' Rebels Of UNLV, a documentary on head coach Jerry Tarkanian and his UNLV men's basketball teams. Based on ... [TVNewser]

HBO Sports Starts Production On UNLV Documentary - Posted November 2, 2010
HBO Sports has started production on Runnin' Rebels Of UNLV, a documentary on head coach Jerry Tarkanian and his UNLV men's basketball teams. Based on ... [SportsNewser]

The Variety Show Continues at THR - Posted October 11, 2010
As one former Variety staffer joins the morphing Hollywood Reporter, so leaves another: it was announced today by THR that editor Elizabeth Guider is departing the trade publication for personal reasons. Hopefully, on her way out the revolving door, Guider will have the chance to say hi-bye to new incoming chief... [FishbowlLA]

Got Talent? HBO Seeks New Sports Segment Producer - Posted October 4, 2010
HBO has been bringing you outstanding sport... [TVNewser]

Got Talent? HBO Seeks New Sports Segment Producer - Posted October 4, 2010
HBO has been bringing you outstanding sport... [SportsNewser]

HBO Promotes Boardwalk Empire with Invite-Only Speakeasy Events via QR Code - Posted September 23, 2010
What better way to celebrate the premiere of Boardwalk Empire, the new HBO series that takes place in Atlantic City, N.J., at the onset of... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Hard Knocks and the NFL PR Machine - Posted August 30, 2010
Tom Brady might be the only person not watching HBO's Hard Knocks. The New Y... [TVNewser]

Hard Knocks and the NFL PR Machine - Posted August 30, 2010
Tom Brady might be the only person not watching HBO's Hard Knocks. The New Y... [SportsNewser]

HBO Sets Return Date for 'Eastbound and Down' - Posted August 23, 2010
Time to set your DVRs. HBO has announced that season two of the Will Ferrell/Adam McKay-produced baseball comedy "Eastbound & Down" will debut Sun... [TVNewser]

HBO Sets Return Date for 'Eastbound and Down' - Posted August 23, 2010
Time to set your DVRs. HBO has announced that season two of the Will Ferrell/Adam McKay-produced baseball comedy "Eastbound & Down" will debut Sun... [SportsNewser]

TNT's New Series Only Good For One Reason - Posted December 7, 2008
As HBO and Showtime have dominated the TV series areas with "The Sopranos" and "Weeds" and even AMC has created the award-winning "Mad... [FishbowlLA]

Horrors, Polanski May Have To Thank An Unknown When He Gets His Next Oscar - Posted December 3, 2008
Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski may have to thank L.A.-based indie documentary-maker Marina Zenovich if he's able to overturn his sexual misconduct char... [FishbowlLA]

Zenovich And Doc Subject Polanski Expected To Meet In Italy - Posted November 7, 2008
Marina Zenovich, a Los Angeles-based director who created "Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired," a doc about the notorious statutory 1977 rape case against the famed director of such films as "Chinatown" and "Rosemary's Baby," will finally get to fully meet her subject at Italy's Turin Film Festival in mid-November... [FishbowlLA]

Sacha Baron Cohen's Bruno Just Says No To Gays -- Or Does He? - Posted November 3, 2008
A disguised Sacha Baron Cohen marched with anti-gay activists to support the California Proposition 8, which would ban the recently enacted California allowance of gay and lesbian marriage, Associated Press reports.... [FishbowlLA]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted July 18, 2008
Mad Men, Getting Madder: Scott Collins adds to the uproar by TV critics and boob tube junkies who continuously berate us for not watching Mad Men. They all say we're missing something... ... [FishbowlLA]

Tina Brown Gets HBO Deal - Posted December 18, 2007
Things have really changed at HBO. Without Chris Albrecht, the cable giant is looking to Tina Brown for fresh ideas, according to Liz Smith. Smith writes: The amazing Tina Brown is in a newly struck, first-look de... [FishbowlLA]

Ullman Readies New Showtime Series - Posted September 10, 2007
Is America ready for more Tracey Ullman? The comedic actress is prepping a return to the small-screen that will again showcase her diverse talents as she dresses up and creates a variety of new characters for a new series called State of the Union. This time it's for Showtime (rather than... [FishbowlLA]

Black Donnellys Fans are Crackers--Consistent, but Crackers - Posted July 17, 2007
The Black Donnellys, axed by NBC, has a strange fan base. Hoping for a pick-up by HBO, they sent crackers to Carolyn Strauss, cuz the Donnelly family owns the Firecracker Lounge, and obviously, sending things that explode is... [FishbowlLA]

LAT in 90 Seconds - Posted July 3, 2007
We're Glad, Too: The last line of this Robert Lloyd review of Coma, an HBO docu about traumatic brain injury is, "Mostly, you just think, 'I'm glad it isn't me.'" We felt the same way -- but about reviewin... [FishbowlLA]

In The Trades: Dolls, Drag Queens and How-to - Posted April 2, 2007
Abigail Breslin and former child actor, Jodie Foster, are thisclose to signing a deal to star in Nim's Island, a fantasy. Breslin will also star in the first American Girl movie, based on the dolls. First of seemingly hundreds. Sydney Po... [FishbowlLA]

In The Trades: Dolls, Idols, - Posted February 21, 2007
HBO and American Girl have made a deal to develop films, series, specials and documentaries, based on the American Girl dolls. Better idea would be dolls based on HBO products: G-String Divas, The Sopranos or ... [FishbowlLA]

Tom Sizemore Series Focus on Healing, Atoning and Avoiding a Train Wreck - Posted January 3, 2007
VH1executives must be a cyncial lot, as they're offering a new reality series in January, Shooting Sizemore, (wasn't this Super Sizemore--or is that the fake penis' show?). The fun starts the moment Tom Sizemore steps out of rehab, as he works toward rebuilding his life and his career. Ha!... [FishbowlLA]

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