‘Curb’ One of the Least Diverse TV Shows for Directors

By Brent Lang LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – When it comes to hiring female and minority directors, the ABC sitcom “The Middle” gets a gold star and HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm” earns a piece of coal, according to a new report from The Directors Guild of America. The DGA analyzed more than 2,600 episodes produced in […]

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HBO Ratings: ‘Curb’ Has Its Best Finale Since 2004

By David Frankel LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – The eighth-season finale of HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm” averaged 2 million for its premiere Sunday, and another 406,000 for a 12:45 a.m. encore run, marking the Larry David series’ best season-wrap numbers since 2004. Vampire drama “True Blood” also finished its fourth season strong, sucking up 5.1 million […]

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What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

Sunday September 11: ‘True Blood‘ (9pm on HBO) **Season Finale** Record Now In the fourth-season finale, Sookie taps into Bon Temps’ spiritual past on Samhain, a Wiccan festival, for help in her battle with Marnie’s latest incarnation. Meanwhile, Lafayette’s recent medium encounter spells trouble for his relationship with Jesus. ‘In The Flow With Affion Crockett‘ […]

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Larry David Strikes Up On-Set Romance

He may have struck out with her on Sunday night’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” but in real life, Larry David has reportedly hit it off with actress Amy Landecker. According to Page Six, the former “Seinfeld” boss and Landecker, who played Jane in the episode “The Bi-Sexual,” sparked up a romance six months ago on the […]

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‘Trailer Park Housewives’ Looking for Blue Collar Drama

It was just a matter of time before the “Real Housewives” craze took an interesting new turn away from the rich, privileged, and overly Botoxed and into the struggling, salt-of-the-Earth, and potentially criminal. Well, that time is now and the show is “Trailer Park Housewives.” The series, which is created and executive produced by Marklen […]

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