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Obama a fan of Showtime’s ‘Homeland’

December 14, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis Obama and I *finally* agree on something: Obama a fan of Showtime’s ‘Homeland’ 14 Dec 2011 President Barack Obama says he’s a fan of two popular cable TV shows: HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire” and Showtime’s “Homeland.” The president said, “I’m a little darker,” telling the magazine that he enjoys “Boardwalk […]

HBO bets on early Luck preview

The first time veteran TV writer David Milch went to work for HBO, the result was Deadwood. After three seasons of epic profanity and mud-spattered shootouts, the series was abruptly cancelled. The promise of two TV movies that would wrap up the multitude of unfinished storylines remains unfulfilled. Milch’s collaboration with HBO continued with John […]

De Niro to play disgraced Madoff

7 November 2011 Last updated at 11:12 GMT De Niro’s Tribeca Productions will make the film Robert De Niro is to play disgraced financier Bernie Madoff in an HBO movie he will produce, according to reports. Laurie Sandell’s book, Truth and Consequences: Life Inside the Madoff Family, will be used as source material, The Hollywood […]