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‘Westworld’ creators have an unusual approach to S2 spoilers

During a Reddit AMA with Westworld show creators Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan, Nolan made an unexpected announcement -- instead of making fans cry, they'd spoil their own show. Usually, for a mysterious show like this the fan community spends all seas...

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Michael B. Jordan burns all the books in ‘Fahrenheit 451’ trailer

Last year, HBO announced that it was adapting Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 into a movie and today we get its first trailer. In it, we see Captain Beatty, played by Michael Shannon, telling underling fireman Guy Montag (Michael B. Jordan) about the d...

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Why is HBO making shows from podcasts?

HBO has signed a deal with political podcast Pod Save America that will see the popular show become a series of TV specials. The episodes will be shot and broadcast during the 2018 midterms, produced and starring the usual trio of (the other) Jon Fav...

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Netflix is letting adults in on choose-your-own-adventure shows

Netflix's choose-your-own adventure TV shows for kids went down so well that it's planning one for adults, reports Bloomberg. Or was the decision fueled by HBO's entrance into the field with Steven Soderbergh's Mosaic series and accompanying smartpho...

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HBO is taking crazy measures to prevent Game of Thrones leaks

HBO is taking extreme steps to make sure thieves can’t steal even more episodes from its beloved series Game of Thrones. According to the most recent reports, HBO won’t allow cast members to see the script unless they have a valid reason for needing to. This is in contrast to earlier seasons, a time during which the cast were given … Continue reading

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Steven Soderbergh’s ‘Mosaic’ app lets you choose a show’s narrative

Many TV shows have apps, but they're usually meant as nothing more than companions that encourage you to tune in. What if you could actually choose how the story is presented? Steven Soderbergh is trying just that.

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Netflix snags ‘Def Comedy Jam’ 25th anniversary special

Netflix is adding to its growing comedy slate with a 25th anniversary special honoring Def Comedy Jam. The lineup will include Dave Chappelle, Kevin Hart, Tracy Morgan and Katt Williams.

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Game of Thrones episode leak results in four arrests

Four individuals have been arrested in India over allegedly leaking a new episode of Game of Thrones. According to a statement from local police, these individuals were in possession of official credentials that gave them access to the new episode

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‘2 Dope Queens’ podcast comes to HBO next year as four hour-long specials

Comedians Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson are bringing their hit podcast 2 Dope Queens to HBO. The network has announced that four one-hour 2 Dope Queens comedy specials will be airing on the network in 2018.

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Amazon taps ‘Boondocks’ creator for alt-history show ‘Black America’

Amazon could be getting another alternate history show of the likes of The Man in the High Castle. A series called Black America is under development and it's centered around a reality where southern states were granted to African Americans as repara...

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