The rich life for Christine Baranski
As a child she performed Broadway tunes to a statue of the Virgin Mary. And during her five-decade career in films, TV, and on stage, two-time Tony Award-winner Christine Baranski has played characters who are sophisticated, smart and savvy. Correspondent Mo Rocca sits down with Baranski, who stars in "The Good Fight" and the new HBO series, "The Gilded Age," about her rich life on- and off-screen.news.yahoo.com
How to Watch “Looney Tunes Cartoons” season 4 premiere
Looney Tunes Cartoons is back for a 4th season. Looney Tunes Cartoons is kicking off its 4th season with everyone’s favorite mischievous characters. A staple for audiences both young and old, these all-new episodes of Looney Tunes Cartoons reinvigorate the beloved series with enough fun to bridge the decades. Where to watch:You can stream the Looney Tunes Cartoons season 4 premiere with an HBO Max subscription. Your favorite Looney Tunes characters are back!mlive.com
How to Watch “Moses Storm: Trash White” and save on HBO Max
Moses Storm’s hour-long visual standup comedy special premieres today on HBO Max. From executive producer Conan O’Brien comes “Moses Storm: Trash White.”“Moses Storm: Trash White” showcases Storm’s unique flavor of storytelling. Presented on a hand-built stage set, this hilarious and personal HBO Max comedy special details the quick-witted performer’s experience growing up poor in America. From dumpster diving to toilet paper theft, “Moses Storm: Trash White” takes viewers on a touchingly outrageous journey accented by air-tight punchlines. Where to watch:You can stream “Moses Storm: Trash White” with an HBO Max subscription.mlive.com
Saturday Sessions: The Lumineers” perform “Birthday”
This morning on Saturday Sessions - a return visit from “The Lumineers.” Based in Denver, they hit it big right from their debut album, which topped the charts, went triple platinum and earned a Grammy nomination for Best New Artist. More top-selling albums followed - along with sold-out arenas around the world. From their brand new album "Brightside," here are “The Lumineers” with “Birthday.”news.yahoo.com
Robert Durst, heir to New York real estate fortune and convicted murderer, dies at 78
The eccentric multimillionaire was found guilty of murdering a confidante in 2021. He also was alleged to have killed his first wife in a twisted case that fueled the high-profile HBO documentary “The Jinx.”washingtonpost.com
And just like that, ‘And Just Like That’ is finally starting to get good
We’re six episodes into the reboot of “Sex and the City” series called “And Just Like That,” and after a bit of a rough start, the new show is finally starting to feel like the show that viewers fell in love with over 20 years ago.
How to Watch “And Just Like That” stream the “Sex and the City” revival
Stream the Sex and the City revival today, and join everyone’s favorite group of fashion-forward ladies as they navigate NYC life. Where to watch:And Just Like That is now available for streaming on HBO Max. With plans starting at $9.99/month, register for HBO Max and enjoy movie premieres, hit shows, old favorites, and more. This signature HBO comedy series stars Sarah Jessica Parker as a thirtysomething writer whose personal life and friendships are fodder for her weekly column. Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixon co-star.” -HBO Maxmlive.com
New this week: 'Sex and the City,' Juice Wrld and Will Smith
This week’s new entertainment releases include a double album from Alicia Keys and a posthumous one from Juice Wrld, Sandra Bullock playing an ex-con in the Netflix film “The Unforgivable” and Will Smith testing himself in a wildlife documentary series.
Marilyn Manson’s Treatment of Evan Rachel Wood Set Off Alarm Bells at HBO
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/Photos Getty ImagesThere were warning signs of Marilyn Manson’s alleged abuse of his former girlfriend Evan Rachel Wood long before she was able to categorize what was happening to her as domestic violence, as their relationship drew concern on the set of HBO’s acclaimed miniseries Mildred Pierce.And it wasn’t until Wood assumed the role of Dolores Abernathy in the futuristic thriller Westworld that she was awakened to what had transpired years ago, as the cnews.yahoo.com
How to Watch “Head of the Class” series premiere
Head of the Class is now streaming on HBO Max. Watch this 80s sitcom reboot today, November 4th, with an HBO Max subscription. Head of the Class follows a group of grade-obsessed students and their life-changing teacher, Alicia Gomez. Where to watchWhether you were a fan of the original show, or need a new sitcom to obsess over, try Head of the Class today—now available for streaming on HBO Max. The series was written by Amy Pocha and Seth Cohen, and executive produced by Pocha, Cohen, Bill Lawrence, Jeff Ingold, Phill Lewis, Bill Callahan, alongside co-executive producer Liza Katzer.” -HBO Max YouTubeStarring…mlive.com
How to Watch “Love Life” season 2
Starting today, October 28th, Love Life returns to HBO Max. Love Life joins Marcus Watkins on his search for new love post-divorce. Forced to rediscover his identity as a single Black man in New York, Marcus must learn to find love again.” -HBO Max YouTubeWhere to watchYou can stream season 2 of Love Life when you register for HBO Max. LOVE LIFE season two is co-showrun by creator Sam Boyd, Bridget Bedard and Rachelle Williams. LOVE LIFE is produced by Lionsgate Television and Feigco Entertainment.mlive.com
How to Watch “Dune” in theaters and streaming at home
You can stream this action-packed adventure from the comfort of your home when you register for HBO Max. At 6pm tonight, Dune will also be available for streaming on HBO Max ad-free. For $14.99/month, access premium HBO Max content, including movie premieres on the same day as their theatrical releases. As malevolent forces explode into conflict over a precious resource, only those who can conquer their fear will survive. Dune stars Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Stellan Skarsgård, Dave Bautista, Zendaya, David Dastmalchian, and Stephen Henderson; with Charlotte Rampling, Jason Momoa, and Javier Bardem.” -HBO Maxmlive.com
How to Watch “15 Minutes of Shame” new documentary out now
15 Minutes of Shame is now streaming on HBO Max. “The groundbreaking documentary 15 Minutes of Shame, from executive producers Monica Lewinsky and Max Joseph, takes an in-depth look at the public shaming epidemic in our culture and explores our collective need to destroy one another.” -HBO Max YouTubeWhere to watchYou can watch 15 Minutes of Shame on HBO Max. Sign up now, and take a curious look at individuals from all over the country—those close to and impacted by the idea of 15 Minutes of Shame. About“15 MINUTES OF SHAME is a timely, eye-opening roller-coaster ride through the world of public shaming. 15 MINUTES OF SHAME is about one of the most pressing and unaddressed issues of modern life, brought to you by the people who know it best.mlive.com
How to Watch “The Many Saints of Newark” at home and in theaters
The Many Saints of Newark is now playing in theaters. Watch from home or on the big screen when you choose either HBO Max or Fandango. The Many Saints of Newark sends audiences back in time to before Tony Soprano became the powerful mob boss fans know so well. Where to watchStarting today, October 1st, The Many Saints of Newark is now playing in theaters. The Many Saints of Newark will be available for streaming on HBO Max today through October 31st.mlive.com
‘Ten-Year-Old Tom’ premieres on HBO Max: How to watch, stream, release date, trailer
A new series, from the perspective of a 10-year-old with mature thoughts, is coming to HBO Max this week. “Ten-Year-Old Tom” premieres on HBO Max on Thursday, Sept. 30. The series stars Byron Bowers, Steve Dildarian, Todd Glass and Gillian Jacobs. You can watch it on HBO Max ($14.99/month). With HBO Max you can stream all of HBO, plus your favorite series like “South Park” and “Friends,” as well as blockbuster movies and Max Originals.mlive.com
Sesame Street’s Elmo hosts HBO Max game show for kids: How to watch, release date, trailer
The famous “Sesame Street” puppet hosts a second season of the kid-friendly game show “The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo.” The new season premieres on HBO Max on Thursday, Sept. 30. Last season, Elmo interviewed special celebrity guests like the Jonas Brothers, John Mulaney, Lil Nas X, Jimmy Fallon, Josh Groban, Kasey Musgraves and Pentatonix. Throughout the series, families will compete in challenges like dressing a snowman in winter attire. You can watch it on HBO Max ($14.99/month). With HBO Max you can stream all of HBO, plus your favorite series like “South Park” and “Friends,” as well as blockbuster movies and Max Originals.mlive.com
New biography explores the journey and legacy of chef, writer and TV host Anthony Bourdain
"Bourdain: The Definitive Oral Biography" chronicles the life of chef, writer and TV host Anthony Bourdain through the memories of his closest friends and family. CBS News senior culture correspondent Anthony Mason talks to several of those close friends.news.yahoo.com
How the natural elements of Lake Superior help turn ordinary glass into art
Artists near Lake Superior scavenge glass that washes ashore and use it to create jewelry and unique pictures. The makeup of the lake’s waters impart unique colors onto the glass. WCCO’s John Lauritsen has the story.news.yahoo.com
Hong Kong grants quarantine exemption to Nicole Kidman
Hong Kong’s government says it has granted a quarantine exemption to an individual to perform “designated professional work” following reports that Hollywood actress Nicole Kidman did not have to spend time in quarantine when she arrived in the city to film a TV series.
'Lovecraft Country' part of virtual festival celebrating TV
This image released by HBO shows Jurnee Smollett, from left, Jonathan Majors and Courtney B. Vance in a scene from "Lovecraft Country." The Queens Gambit, Lovecraft Country and What We Do in the Shadows are among the series featured in a virtual edition of the Paley Centers annual festival. (HBO via AP)LOS ANGELES – "Lovecraft Country,” “The Queen’s Gambit” and “What We Do in the Shadows” are among the series featured in a virtual edition of the Paley Center’s annual festival celebrating TV programs and their makers. Sessions with stars and creators of “The Good Doctor” and “Big Sky” round out the festival lineup. Highlights of PaleyFest events past, including for “The Golden Girls” and “The Big Bang Theory,” are available on the Paley Center’s YouTube page at youtube.com/user/paleycenter.
New this Week: 'Tina,' 'Runaway Bunny' & 'City on a Hill'
This combination of photos shows key art for "The Runaway Bunny," premiering March 25 on HBO Max, left, "Tina," a documentary about Tina Turner premiering March 27 on HBO Max, center, and "City on a Hill," a new series premiering March 28 on Showtime. He has grasped, at least for a proud man like Anthony, how one’s ego keeps fighting a battle it doesn’t know is already lost.”Ad— In Dan Lindsay and T.J. Martin's revealing documentary “Tina,” Tina Turner surveys her tumultuous and extraordinary life. The film, which debuts Saturday on HBO and HBO Max, includes intimate interviews with the 81-year-old “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll," along with previously unseen footage, audio tapes and personal photos. The piercing Romanian documentary “Collective” was nominated for both best documentary and best international film — something only one previous film ( "Honeyland," in 2020) — has ever managed to do. Ad— AP Film Writer Jake CoyleMUSIC— Carrie Underwood’s upcoming album features gospel hymns important to the "American Idol" winner.
Kate Winslet turns TV sleuth, says she'd flop in real life
This image released by HBO shows Kate Winslet in a scene from "Mare of Easttown," debuting on April 18. (HBO via AP)LOS ANGELES – Kate Winslet is playing a police detective on TV, and that’s where her crime-busting ambition ends. I’d be very good at the coffee and the beers, definitely,” Winslet said Wednesday of her role on HBO’s “Mare of Easttown,” debuting in April. Winslet said her character felt in many ways “a million miles away from me” in the nature of her work and its demands. The seven-episode “Mare of Easttown” debuts April 18 on HBO and will be on streaming service HBO Max.
From rom-coms to murder: Hugh Grant is enjoying the darkness
This image released by HBO shows Hugh Grant, from left, Noma Dumezweni and Nicole Kidman in a scene from "The Undoing." GRANT: I don’t really think of it that way. GRANT: You know, actors love playing dark. I really don’t have that worry! The trick anyway is that if you're playing someone evil, they have got to be FUN evil.
HBO docuseries to explore Woody Allen, Mia Farrow fallout
FILE - Director Woody Allen attends a special screening of "Wonder Wheel" on Nov. 14, 2017, in New York. A docuseries about the relationship of Woody Allen and Mia Farrow and its fallout is coming to HBO. The four-part documentary series is titled "Allen v. Farrow" and will debut Feb. 21, 2021, on HBO. Allen and Previn didn't participate in the documentary, nor did Moses Farrow, the son of Allen and Mia Farrow. “Allen v. Farrow,” from filmmakers Kirby Dick, Amy Ziering and Amy Herdy, will debut Feb. 21 on HBO, with episodes airing weekly.
Hugh Grant, Maria Bakalova react to Golden Globe nominations
This image released by Amazon Studios shows Maria Bakalova, left, and Sacha Baron Cohen in a scene from "Borat Subsequent Moviefilm." The film was nominated for a Golden Globe for best musical/comedy. (Amazon Studios via AP)LOS ANGELES – Reactions from nominees for the the 78th Golden Globe Awards. — Bob Odenkirk, nominated for best actor in a TV drama for “Better Call Saul," in a phone interview. But I’m just so hyped.” — Nicholas Hoult, nominated for best actor in a TV musical or comedy for “The Great."
'Big Little Lies' author has new novel out in September
This combination photo shows the cover of "Apples Never Fall," left, and author Liane Moriarty as she arrives at the second season premiere of HBO's "Big Little Lies" in New York on May 29, 2019. (Holt via AP, left, and AP Photo)NEW YORK – The new novel from “Big Little Lies” author Liane Moriarty will be a story of family, tennis and a mysterious absence. Henry Holt announced Wednesday that Moriarty's “Apples Never Fall” comes out Sept. 14. “Is her disappearance related to their mysterious house guest from last year? “Big Little Lies,” published in 2014, is the basis for the Emmy-winning HBO series that stars Kidman, Reese Witherspoon and Shailene Woodley.
What’s new on Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, Disney+ in January 2021
FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2020 file photo, the logos for Netflix, Hulu, Disney Plus and Sling TV are pictured on a remote control in Portland, Ore. As movie theaters closed and lockdowns descended across the country, people turned to the ever-growing number of video streaming services for entertainment. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane)(Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)
'Wonder Woman 1984' debuts with pandemic-best $16.7M
This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Gal Gadot in a scene from "Wonder Woman 1984." “Wonder Woman 1984” grossed an additional $19.4 million in international markets where it began playing a week earlier. But WarnerMedia is counting on “Wonder Woman 1984” to matter more to HBO Max, which wobbled in its initial rollout. Warner Bros. nevertheless seized on the returns for “Wonder Woman 1984” as the best as could be expected, given the circumstances. Streaming numbers weren't provided for “Soul” or “Wonder Woman 1984.” WarnerMedia said nearly half of HBO Max’s subscribers watched “Wonder Woman 1984” on its first day on the streaming platform, though it didn't say how long constituted a watch.
Appeals court sends 'Leaving Neverland' fight to arbitration
(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)PASADENA, Calif. – A federal appeals court ruled Monday that a lawsuit filed by the Michael Jackson estate over an HBO documentary about two of the late pop star's sex abuse accusers can go forward in private arbitration. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed with two lower courts and ruled in favor of the Jackson estate in its decision on “Leaving Neverland." Unless there are further appeals, the case will go to a private arbitrator, which the Jackson estate argued was required by the 1992 contract at the center of the lawsuit. HBO has also more generally defended “Leaving Neverland” as a valid and important piece of documentary journalism. “Leaving Neverland” director Dan Reed has been filming the hearings in those cases for a follow-up documentary.
New this week: 'Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom' and Paul McCartney
MOVIES— “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” was always going to be an event picture, even on Netflix, where it will be available Friday. Wilson’s 1982 play is set around a recording session in 1920s Chicago as a blues band awaits the arrival of Ma Rainey (Davis). — AP Film Writer Lindsey BahrMUSIC— Paul McCartney will release the final album in a trilogy of classics on Friday. “McCartney III” comes 50 years after 1980’s “McCartney II” and 60 years after “McCartney,” his solo debut released in 1970. — Director George C. Wolfe said that when he signed on to direct “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” he instantly knew he wanted to work with Branford Marsalis.
Holiday movies, music specials arrive to light a bleak year
(NBC/Apple/HBO Max/Netflix/Disney + via AP)LOS ANGELES – Bring on the sentimental holiday rom-coms, the chorus of Christmas music specials and the nostalgia of last century’s animated charmers. HOLIDAY HARMONY— “My Gift: A Christmas Special From Carrie Underwood,” now streaming on HBO Max. — “Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special,” Dec. 4, Apple TV+. Music, dancing, animation and surprise guest stars help create what the streaming service promises to be a heartwarming journey with the pop star. Dolly Parton sings hymns, holiday pop classics and tunes from her new album, and shares personal and faith-based Christmas memories.