Separate reports have producer/writer David Milch developing two different series for HBO. Latest details …
Apparently, Dustin Hoffman is not happy about the cancellation of his HBO series “Luck,” and he is naming names. In an interview with Fox News, Hoffman pointed the finger at TMZ and PETA for publicizing what he says was false information about the show’s treatment of horses. PETA (The People for the Ethical Treatment of […]
NEW YORK — What was TV like in 2012? As with every year, it was a mix of the ridiculous and the sublime, the sacred and the profane. A TV-centric political season provided many memorable moments (President Barack Obama’s missing-in-action debate performance; Clint Eastwood’s empty-chair duet). Excellence persevered with series such as HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire” […]
HBO’s cancellation of the beleagured horseracing drama “Luck” cost the network $35 million, according to an earnings report released by Time Warner Wednesday. Time Warner, which owns the premium cable provider, said it suffered the “impairment” because of the series’ cancellation in its first season following the death of three horses. The show had already […]
For writer David Milch, a TV series’ early demise always leaves something “bitter in the cup.” With “Luck,” the HBO horseracing drama he and director Michael Mann fashioned together, the dregs were unlike any other.
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.
Monday March 19: ‘Dancing with the Stars‘ (8pm ET on ABC) **Season Premiere** Record Now This season’s dynamic lineup of stars — including a Super Bowl champion, a telenovela star, a tennis legend, a Disney Channel star, a classical singing star and a music legend – will perform either the Foxtrot or the Cha Cha […]
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.
A horse was injured and euthanized Tuesday during production of the racetrack drama “Luck,” the third death in connection with the series, and HBO agreed to suspend filming with horses while the accident is investigated.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A horse was euthanized after suffering an injury during production of the racetrack drama “Luck,” HBO said Tuesday. It’s the third horse death to occur in connection with the series starring Dustin Hoffman and Nick Nolte. The animal was being led to a Santa Anita Park racetrack stable when it reared […]