Game Of Thrones is officially the most popular series in HBO history. The premium cable channel made the announcement today, noting the fantasy drama's impressive gross audience, which has surpassed the previous record held by The Sopranos.
The time has arrived, Amazon Prime users! Today, Amazon's streaming video service has rolled out their first wave of HBO content. That includes six seasons of The Sopranos, three seasons of Deadwood and five seasons of The Wire, among other beloved HBO series, all available streaming on Amazon Prime for your viewing pleasure.
There are way too many good TV shows available to us today. We live in a world of modern riches; an over-abundance of goodness so vibrant itís terribly easy to miss the good stuff. Thereís just so much TV to watch, you see! Especially when you take into consideration television's biggest innovator: the premium network. For-pay stars like HBO, Showtime, and even Cinemax have pushed the medium where itís never gone before, and paved the way for the likes of AMC and others today.
In what is certainly shocking and very sad news, actor James Gandolfini has reportedly passed away today. Reports state that the 51-year-old actor died today in Italy of a suspected heart attack. Gandolfini is likely best known for his starring role in HBO's The Sopranos, which earned him several Golden Globe and Emmy Awards and nominations.
Its sad and painful look at mafia life makes ďLong Term ParkingĒ The Sopranosí best episode; its greatest achievement.† The episode is, at times, laugh out loud hilarious, unapologetically devastating, brilliantly acted, flawlessly scripted and a perfect embodiment of the series as a whole.† It is television at its very best.
Just want a little more glorification of the mafia? Starz might have the answer.
The last decade featured a number of outstanding drama series, so it wasnít easy for us to pick our favorites. We did manage to narrow the list down to the dramatic series that topped the others, in our book anyway
Some dorks just jump off the screen. Some are a little more subtle. This decade has proven dorks come in all shapes, sizes, social groups and professions. Letís take a look.
If the main character just woke out of an episode-long dream sequence, then things have gone real bad in the writing room. Follow this helpful little guide to know if a television writer's creative juices have just stopped flowing.
I remember way back when FXís The Shield began and how it was the glory time for premium cable channel HBO. You had The Sopranos, Six Feet Under, Sex and the City running to keep you entertained. These were hard hitting shows that came close to saving television for the jaded viewer.
In case you missed it, the Screen Actors Guild Awards aired live last night on TNT and among the winners in the TV categories, the cast of The Sopranos did pretty well. In addition to winning for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, James Gandolfini and Edie Falco each received an award for best actor in a drama series.