A local TV station’s coverage of the Connecticut school massacre, the HBO drama “Girls,” and a public-service campaign about Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts’ medical battle were among 39 Peabody Award winners announced Wednesday.
Welcome to XFINITY Watchathon Week! The biggest week of TV catch-up ever kicks off today. XFINITY is offering viewers access to more than 3,900 hours of critically acclaimed and popular TV series content from March 25-31, including making most of its premium-channel on Demand libraries available to non-subscribers. During XFINITY Watchathon Week, TV lovers can […]
OBERLIN, Ohio (AP) — Lena Dunham is urging her fellow “Obies” to stick together as her alma mater in Ohio wrestles with reports of racism. The creator and star of HBO’s “Girls” wrote on her Twitter account Monday after learning about racist graffiti at famously liberal Oberlin College. The school about 30 miles from Cleveland […]
The void you’re looking at on your DVR is the sitcom landscape post-“30 Rock.” When Tina Fey’s bright, bouncy, irreverent showbiz send-up aired its last episode Thursday night, a light (Kenneth’s toothy grin?) went out in broadcast television.
Apparently, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is not a fan of HBO’s “Girls.” The NBA legend wrote a column for The Huffington Post that took down Lena Dunham’s award-winning show with comments addressing criticism of the racial makeup of the cast, analyzing the “checklist” of sexual references, explaining why the show isn’t funny and noting that the male […]
You go, “Girls.” HBO has officially renewed “Girls” for a third season of 12 episodes, the network announced Friday. The acclaimed series, which centers around the “humiliations and rare triumphs” of four twentysomething girls living in New York City, recently debuted its sophomore season. The Season 2 premiere episode drew a gross total of 3.8 […]
Now that Howard Stern has taken to the airwives to apologize for a slam on “Girls” star Lena Dunham, the Golden Globe-winning actress made a call to the shock jock’s radio show to end any bad blood once and for all. Days after Stern drew controversy aftersaying that Dunham was a “little fat girl who […]
After winning a Golden Globe on Sunday, actress and “Girls” star Lena Dunham now has something even rarer… an apology from Howard Stern. On Monday, Stern apologized on the air to Dunham, a week after calling her a “a little fat girl who looks like Jonah Hill,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. After watching Dunham […]
Premium cable networks HBO and Showtime fought for supremacy in the Golden Globes TV awards Sunday with three honors each for the CIA thriller “Homeland and “Game Change,” the movie about Sarah Palin’s ascent from obscurity to 2008 vice presidential candidate.
Here come the “Girls” of HBO for their long-awaited second season. We caught up with some of the show’s cast (plus two producers) and they told us what we can expect.