Dennis Farina’s doctor says the actor died while being treated for lung cancer. Farina, who died Monday after suffering a blood clot in his lung, had been under treatment for the cancer for several months, according to his cardiologist, Dr. Marc A. Kates.
Dennis Farina, a former Chicago cop who as a popular actor played a cop on “Law & Order,” has died.
The cancellation of David Milch’s “Luck” this past week is only the latest dramatic turn of events in this revered producer/writer’s history with HBO.
HBO has cancelled “Luck,” its star-studded drama series about horse-racing, in the wake of three horse deaths occurring during the filming of the show.
The dialogue written by producer/writer David Milch, plus the actors who take his words and bring them to life, make HBO’s “Luck” worth watching.
CBS is finally joining TV’s march backward in time to the 1960s, with a pilot for a gangster series set in ’60s Las Vegas.
“The Last Rites of Joe May” is the story of a proud man, the last of a dying breed. The film, which is now available on XFINITY On Demand, follows aging small-time hustler Joe May (Dennis Farina), who returns to his Chicago apartment after a lengthy illness to find that the landlord – who thought […]
LOS ANGELES – Dustin Hoffman is coming to TV and HBO is lucky enough to have landed him. HBO has picked up ‘Luck,’ a new drama series starring Dustin Hoffman about the horse racing world and the owners, gamblers and jockeys who are part of it. Other cast members include Dennis Farina, Nick Nolte and […]
Talk about a smart bet. Dustin Hoffman, in what would be his first regular TV role in 40 years, has been tapped to headline the HBO drama pilot ‘Luck.’ Developed by David Milch (‘Deadwood’) and Michael Mann (‘The Insider’), ‘Luck’ explores the shady underbelly of horse racing and gambling. Milch penned the pilot, and Mann […]