Posts Tagged STARZ

‘The White Queen’: Seductive Saga of Lust, Betrayal and Murder

Before the Tudors, there were the Plantagenets, who — despite being madder and badder than their successors — ruled the Kingdom of England for several hundred years. But when the dynasty was divided into the House of York and the House of Lancaster — each of which believed they were chosen to rule England — the battles for the throne began in earnest.

Pirate Drama ‘Black Sails’ Launches at Comic-Con

“Black Sails” cast out into the open waters of Comic-Con. Starz isn’t premiering the mature pirate drama until next year, but the first episode was screened for hundreds of fans — some dressed in pirate regalia — at a movie theater Thursday night during the pop-culture convention.

‘Magic City’ Captures Miami Beach’s Glamorous Past

Miami Beach’s resort hotels showed guests a tropical paradise when they were built in the 1950s, but just beyond the sunny facade was a shady, more dangerous world. Funded by the mob and crooked union bosses, the resorts attracted the rich, the famous and the powerful just as South Florida was undergoing rapid political and social change.