HBO: News

25 May 2024


'The Last of Us' Season 2: Every update so far

Since its successful debut on January 15, 2023, HBO's The Last of Us has been a hit series on Max.

24 May 2024

OTT releases

How HBO's 'Harry Potter' remake will treat adult characters' storylines

A decade-long TV adaptation of JK Rowling's iconic Harry Potter books is underway at HBO.

18 May 2024


Emmy-winning Hollywood actor Dabney Coleman (92) dies: Tracing his journey

Emmy-winning Hollywood legend Dabney Coleman, renowned for his roles in 9 to 5 and HBO's Boardwalk Empire, died at his home in Santa Monica, California on Thursday. He was 92.

16 May 2024


'Sisterhood above all': First glimpse of 'Dune: Prophecy' revealed

The first trailer for the much-awaited prequel series to the Dune movies, Dune: Prophecy, has been unveiled.

15 May 2024


'Yellowjackets' Season 3 production officially underway

The much-anticipated third season of the popular drama series Yellowjackets has officially begun filming.

15 May 2024

House Of The Dragon

'House of the Dragon' stars discuss viral 'Negroni Sbagliato' meme

In 2022, all social media could talk about was House of the Dragon stars Olivia Cooke and Emma D'Arcy's "Negroni Spagliato with prosecco in it" video.

15 May 2024


'Dune: Prophecy' welcomes 'Succession' star Jihae to its ensemble

South Korean actor, musician, and multimedia artist Jihae has secured a recurring guest star role in the upcoming Max prequel series Dune: Prophecy, as reported by Variety.

14 May 2024


Tabu joins Max's prequel series 'Dune: Prophecy' in recurring role

The Max prequel series Dune: Prophecy has added renowned Bollywood actor Tabu to its cast in a recurring role, reported Variety.

08 May 2024

Doctor Who

'Game of Thrones' actor Ian Gelder (74) succumbs to cancer

Renowned British actor Ian Gelder, known for his role as Kevan Lannister in HBO's Game of Thrones, passed away on Monday. He was 74.

30 Apr 2024

Robert Downey Jr.

'The Sympathizer': Makeup team explains process behind RDJ's four looks 

In HBO's latest miniseries, The Sympathizer, actor Robert Downey Jr. has outdone himself by playing not just one, but four diametrically distinct characters.

29 Apr 2024

John Oliver

HBO makes 'Last Week Tonight with John Oliver' S01 free

In an unexpected but welcome move, HBO has made the entire first season of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver available on YouTube at no cost.

17 Apr 2024


'It's beyond me': Zendaya expresses uncertainty over 'Euphoria' Season 3

Zendaya, the star and executive producer of HBO's hit series Euphoria, has publicly expressed uncertainty about the show's third season.

10 Apr 2024

Game of Thrones

'Game of Thrones': Jon Snow spinoff experiences roadblock

In a twist that may leave fans disheartened, the much-anticipated spinoff series from HBO's Game of Thrones, focusing on beloved character Jon Snow, has been temporarily halted.

26 Mar 2024


HBO confirms 'Euphoria' S03 is very much happening

Contrary to circulating social media rumors, HBO has affirmed that the production of Euphoria's third season is still in progress.

23 Mar 2024

Sex And The City

Karen Pittman bids farewell to Max's 'And Just Like That'

Hollywood actor Karen Pittman, acclaimed for her portrayal of Professor Nya Wallace in the series And Just Like That..., will sadly not be returning for the third season.

19 Mar 2024


HBO greenlights comedy pilot starring 'Bottoms' star Rachel Sennott

HBO has ordered a pilot for an unnamed 30-minute comedy venture, creatively driven by actor-comedian-screenwriter Rachel Sennott, recognized for her performances in Bodies Bodies Bodies.

05 Mar 2024

Warner Bros

HBO announces 'House of the Dragon' Season 2 release date

Warner Bros Discovery's global streaming and gaming head JB Perrette, on Monday, revealed that HBO's popular series House of the Dragon Season 2 will premiere in June.

25 Feb 2024


2024 SAG Awards: 'Oppenheimer' to 'The Bear,' complete winners list

Months after the historic Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) strike that halted Hollywood productions ended, the 30th annual SAG Awards took place in Los Angeles on Saturday night (local time).

20 Feb 2024

John Oliver

Why 'Last Week Tonight' YouTube premiere is getting delayed

HBO is putting an end to sharing next-day clips from the hit comedy talk show Last Week Tonight With John Oliver on YouTube.

16 Feb 2024

Robert Downey Jr.

Park Chan-wook's 'The Sympathizer': Cast, plot, source novel, trailer

Oldboy and Decision to Leave fame South Korean director Park Chan-wook is ready to enrapture audiences with his upcoming historical black comedy miniseries The Sympathizer.

15 Feb 2024


'Superpower': Sean Penn's documentary on Zelenskyy sold to HBO-History Channel

Superpower, a documentary by Sean Penn and Aaron Kaufman, has secured new sales deals, bringing the film to a wider audience.

13 Feb 2024


BLACKPINK's Lisa to debut onscreen with 'The White Lotus' S03

The White Lotus Season 3 will feature a K-pop idol in its cast.

03 Feb 2024


Why HBO dropped Miloš Biković from 'The White Lotus' S03

Serbian-Russian actor-producer Miloš Biković has been dropped from the third season of HBO's The White Lotus, reported Deadline.

15 Jan 2024

Emmy Awards

Emmy Awards 2024: 'Succession,' 'The Bear' take home top honors

The 75th Primetime Emmy Awards finally took place at the Peacock Theater on Monday night (local time).

15 Jan 2024

Critics Choice Awards

Paul Giamatti's Best Actor win at Critics Choice—his award-winning journey

The Critics Choice Awards 2024 crowned Paul Giamatti as the Best Actor of the Year for his role in The Holdovers.

09 Jan 2024


Best western movies to watch on HBO Max

It's the thrilling world of western cinema, where dusty landscapes, rugged cowboys, and epic showdowns come to life.

07 Jan 2024

Emmy Awards

Creative Arts Emmys: 'The Last of Us,' 'Wednesday' reign supreme

The 75th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards—a two-day event—commenced at the Peacock Theater in Los Angeles on Saturday (local time).

03 Jan 2024

Animated Series

Best animated shows to watch on HBO Max

If you're looking for an animated adventure break, dive into the impressive and exciting collection of some of the most standout animated shows on HBO Max.

20 Dec 2023


'Succession' to 'The Last of Us': HBO's best 2023 shows

Over the years, HBO has consistently delivered some of the best shows ever, be it television or OTT.

23 Dec 2023


Charlie Sheen assaulted, strangled by neighbor at Malibu residence: Report

Charlie Sheen, the Hollywood star of the hit CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men, was reportedly attacked in his Malibu home by a neighbor, Electra Schrock.

12 Dec 2023

Golden Globe Awards

Controversies refuse to leave Golden Globes alone

Although the nominations for the 2024 Golden Globes were announced on Monday, the event is still scrambling to find a host.

12 Dec 2023

Christmas Day

Best Christmas/holiday movies to watch on HBO Max

The season to indulge in heartwarming tales and joyous celebrations is here!

08 Dec 2023


'LFG' to 'The War Room': Best documentaries on HBO Max

Immerse yourself in the world of real-life stories and thought-provoking narratives with our curated selection of the best documentaries on HBO Max.

06 Dec 2023


'Birds of Prey,' 'Lucy': Hollywood action movies on HBO Max

Looking for a break from your mundane work day? What's more entertaining than an action-packed three-hour watch?

03 Dec 2023


HBO to make film on disgraced US lawmaker George Santos

HBO Films has secured the rights to Mark Chiusano's book The Fabulist: The Lying, Hustling, Grifting, Stealing, and Very American Legend of George Santos, reported Deadline.

02 Dec 2023

House Of The Dragon

'House of the Dragon' S02: Plot, cast, release—everything to know

As anticipation builds for the second season of House of the Dragon, fans have been treated to a glimpse of what lies ahead through two captivating new posters.

28 Nov 2023


'Promising Young Woman' to 'Saltburn': Emerald Fennell's best works

Emerald Fennell, a woman of many talents, left an indelible mark through her exceptional contributions to acting, writing, and filmmaking.

23 Nov 2023

Guillermo del Toro

Best Hollywood horror movies to watch on HBO Max

HBO Max boasts an impressive collection of horror films that will keep you on the edge of your seat.

21 Nov 2023


5 best romantic movies to watch on HBO Max

As one of the top streaming platforms, HBO Max offers a cinematic haven for those seeking heartwarming tales, passionate encounters, and unforgettable love stories.

17 Nov 2023

OTT releases

Finally! 'Abbott Elementary' S03 premiere date is here

Abbott Elementary enthusiasts can now save the date, as ABC has revealed the launch date for the much-anticipated third season.

14 Nov 2023


'The White Lotus' S03 filming date out; casting process ongoing

HBO's award-winning anthology show, The White Lotus, developed by Mike White, is gearing up for its third season, with casting underway and filming set to commence in Thailand in February 2024.

13 Nov 2023


'The Sopranos' to 'GoT': Best HBO shows

HBO has long been a trailblazer in the world of television, known for its commitment to delivering high-quality content that pushes the boundaries of storytelling.

13 Nov 2023

Critics Choice Awards

'Still: A Michael J. Fox Movie' dominates Critics Choice Awards

Still: A Michael J. Fox Movie, a documentary on Apple TV+, dominated the eighth annual Critics Choice Documentary Awards on Sunday.

13 Nov 2023


'Euphoria,' 'The Idol' producer Kevin Turen dies at 44

Kevin Turen, the producer of hit series Euphoria and The Idol, passed away at the age of 44, reported Deadline.

08 Nov 2023

OTT releases

'The White Lotus': Creator teases S03 to be 'bigger, crazier'

Following the dramatic conclusion of The White Lotus Season 2 in 2022, the whispers about Season 3 have been growing louder.

02 Nov 2023

Daniel Radcliffe

David Holmes—his life, association with 'Harry Potter,' upcoming HBO documentary

Daniel Radcliffe may have laid claim over the iconic title of "The Boy Who Lived," but beyond the 70mm screen, there's an unsung hero who epitomizes this phrase.

14 Oct 2023

Ken Jeong

Comedian Ken Jeong to launch daytime talk show in 2024

Ken Jeong, the beloved actor, comedian, and judge on The Masked Singer, is reportedly preparing to dive into the world of daytime television.

12 Oct 2023

Emmy Awards

'The Idol' to 'The Great': Shows canceled during Hollywood strikes 

Due to the rise in the number of shows over the past few years (as many as 500 original scripts per year) and not enough viewers for each, both OTT platforms and television networks were planning for a downsizing long before the Hollywood strike began.