Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Game of Thrones

Monday, Sep. 19, 2016

“Game of Thrones” conquered the Emmy kingdom Sunday, honored as top drama for the second consecutive year and becoming the most honored prime-time TV series ever on a night of surprises and sharp political jabs.

“Veep” repeated as best comedy series and its star, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, won...

Friday, Aug. 19, 2016

A four-time DGA Award nominee for Lost, a series which also earned him three Emmy nods as a director, Jack Bender—whose first directing Emmy nomination came for Northern Exposure— now finds himself again in the running for a TV Academy statuette based on his directorial prowess...

Saturday, Jul. 30, 2016

HBO took a bit of heat Saturday for its shows' sexualized violence toward women.

At the semi-annual Television Critics Association conference, HBO programming head Casey Bloys took questions about the violent storytelling of the network's hit series "Game of Thrones" and "The Night Of,"...

Thursday, Jul. 14, 2016

Power-and-blood fantasy saga "Game of Thrones" ruled the Emmy Award nominations Thursday with a leading 23 bids, including best drama, while a real-life epic of murder and celebrity, "The People v. O.J. Simpson," was close behind with 22 nods.

"Game of Thrones," which won a record 12...

Tuesday, Jun. 28, 2016

On an unusually busy summer night of television, viewers turned out Sunday for game shows, “Game of Thrones” and a BET awards show stuffed with tributes to the late Prince.

HBO drew a record audience of 8.9 million for the sixth season finale of the fantasy series “Game of Thrones,”...

Wednesday, Apr. 27, 2016

The fantasy favorite “Game of Thrones,” the most popular series in HBO’s history, returned for its sixth season with what may or may not be the show’s most-watched episode ever.

It all depends on which Nielsen company measurement you look at. HBO’s experience is a vivid illustration of...

Sunday, Sep. 20, 2015
Long-standing barriers fell at Sunday's Emmy Awards as Viola Davis became the first non-white actress to claim top drama series acting honors, Jon Hamm finally won for "Mad Men," and "Game of Thrones" overcame voters' anti-fantasy resistance to snare the most trophies ever in a season.
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Sunday, Sep. 13, 2015

“Game Of Thrones” is the Emmy Awards front-runner after winning a leading eight achievement awards.

The HBO fantasy saga was honored at Saturday’s Creative Arts Emmys, the precursor to the main Sept. 20 ceremony, in categories including special...

Thursday, Jul. 16, 2015

The fantasy saga “Game of Thrones” (HBO) received a leading 24 Emmy Awards nominations Thursday.

The drama wasn’t hurt with TV academy voters by controversy over its depiction of a female character’s rape, earning five more nominations than it did...

Friday, Jul. 10, 2015

Jon Snow isn't the only one who knows nothing. Fans who attended the "Game of Thrones" panel at Comic-Con found themselves in a similar position Friday afternoon.

The large cast who gathered at the annual comic book convention danced around questions...