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HBO Locks Up Game Of Thrones Principal Actors For Seventh Season

HBO has secured its principal actors for a seventh season of Game of Thrones. The actors who were all signed through a sixth season have renegotiated for a seventh season which has them making roughly $300,000 per episode starting with …

True Detective Was Planning Female Leads For Season Two From The Original Pitch Document

It seems that the second season of True Detective will have female leads, something that was rumoured after a tweet from show creator Nic Pizzolatto @friggenawesome One of the detriments of only having two POV characters, both men (a structural …

Game Of Thrones Adds Flashbacks To New Season

This may be what Charles Dance was speaking of when he said that we will see more of Tywin Lannister. Up until now, Game of Thrones has been completely devoid of flashback scenes through its first four seasons. That is …

HBO To Launch A Stand-Alone Service

HBO chief Richard Plepler confirmed Wednesday that HBO is planing to launch a stand-alone over-the-top service in the U.S. next year. Plepler didn’t offer many details while speaking at the Time Warner Investor Day conference, but he did say: “This …

Kristian Nairn and Daniel Portman kick off Thursday’s Game of Thrones at NYCC

Paul Gullas writes for Bleeding Cool: The 2013 Game of Thrones Q&A panel at New York Comic Con was held in one of the larger panel rooms in the 1A section of the Jacob Javits Convention Center. But with HBO …

Trailer For Final Season Of Newsroom Just Released

The final season of Newsroom is a little over a month away and HBO has just released a trailer. The Aaron Sorkin series will be back for six-episodes to wrap it up and will include the Boston Marathon Bombing and …

Rachel McAdams Likely Female Lead For True Detective Season 2

We got confirmation on Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn for the second season of True Detective, now Variety is saying that Rachel McAdams is being offered the female lead. Jessica Biel and Malin Ackerman were also considered, but McAdams has …

Colin Farrell Confirmed And Vince Vaughn Announced For True Detective

What Colin Farrell told the Irish newspaper has been confirmed as HBO has announced that Farrell and Vince Vaughn will star in True Detective season 2. Farrell will play Ray Velcoro, a crooked detective trying to work for both the …

Has True Detective Uncovered One Of Its Cast?

After the first season of HBO’s breakout hit True Detective, folks have been wondering what exactly they were going to do next. The story following stars Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson was wrapped up in season one and the same …

The Newsroom Gets Premiere Date For Final Season

The third and final season of Aaron Sorkin’s news network drama The Newsroom will only be six episodes long and HBO has announced it will debut on November 9th. Returning for the final season are stars: Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer, Sam …

Fast & Furious Director May Helm 2 Episodes Of True Detective

As many folks are eagerly awaiting a new season of the HBO series True Detective, rumors on casting have been running rampant. But this is the first we’ve heard of a possible director choice. THR is reporting that Justin Lin …

HBO Borrows Cinemax The Knick For Labor Day Marathon

In a move to help boost ratings, the turn-of-the-century medical drama The Knick starring Clive Owens will have a three episode marathon on September 1st on HBO starting at 8 pm. HBO is the parent company of Cinemax, where the …

Emmy Recap – Big Night For Breaking Bad, Modern Family And Sherlock

The Emmy Awards last night seemed to be a chance for folks to say goodbye to Walter White, admit they watch PBS and perpetrate a almost true snubbing. The hit AMC series Breaking Bad took home the most Emmy’s of …

Boardwalk Empire Gets A Trailer For Season 5

Boardwalk Empire is coming up for its fifth and final season and HBO has now released a trailer. In the trailer Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi) promises to see his enemies put into their graves, the tagline is No One Goes …

Westworld Gets Its Male Lead In James Marsden

The ever growing cast for HBO’s new series Westworld has added its male lead in the form of former Cyclcops actor James Marsden. He will be playing the role of Teddy Flood, a new arrival to the frontier town who …

The Scars Remain The Same…

[Mark's Edit -- the True Blood poster is basically a fan photoshop, not an official image] I am probably not the first person to point this out… This was a promo piece from the first season of the CW’s Arrow …

Westworld Adds Jeffrey Wright, Shannon Woodward, Rodrigo Santoro And 3 More

HBO series Westworld has cast six actors according to TVLine. Most notably Jeffrey Wright of Boardwalk Empire and the James Bond franchise, Shannon Woodward of Raising Hope and Rodrigo Santoro of Lost. Also cast  Ingrid Bolso Berdal (Hercules), Angela Sarafyan (The …

Late Night Fun: Cake Of Thrones Gets Frosty

Our Saga and Rat Queens loving reviewer here at Bleeding Cool, Christine Marie Vinciquarra, revealed her own geek culinary skills in producing a Jon Snow cake for her friend’s 25th birthday this week and it was too frosty not to …