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HBO orders two new seasons of Axios news series

Documentary news series Axios will return with 12 episodes in both 2020 and 2021.

HBO asks Donald Trump to not use Game of Thrones inspired memes for politics

In the meme that used the Game of Throne font, Donald Trump is seen with his back to the camera, wearing his trademark black overcoat. Staying true to the essence of the epic fantasy series, the backdrop is a mix of mist or fog.


HBO looks beyond Game of Thrones, maybe back to a prequel

HBO is on the hunt for a worthy successor, with one possibility an untitled prequel to Game of Thrones created by Martin and Jane Goldman and starring Naomi Watts.

Chernobyl teaser: HBO mini-series to bring alive the horror of Chernobyl nuclear disaster

HBO on Tuesday unveiled the teaser of its mini-series Chernobyl. Directed by Johan Renck, Chernobyl will begin airing on HBO from May.

Jackson estate sues HBO for $100 mn over Leaving Neverland documentary

The Jackson estate had called Leaving Neverland "the kind of tabloid character assassination Michael Jackson endured in life, and now in death". It is set to air on HBO next month.

Michael Jackson's estate assails HBO plans for documentary

Michael Jackson's estate attorney Howard Weitzman's letter includes an offer to meet with HBO executives to discuss the film, and states that if the network cares about ethical standards "this documentary will never air on HBO."


Corey Stoll, Billy Magnussen join The Sopranos prequel

The prequel to hit HBO series The Sopranos will feature Corey Stoll, Billy Magnussen, Alessandro Nivola, Vera Farmiga and Jon Bernthal in pivotal roles.

HBO teases new footage from Game of Thrones, Big Little Lies and more

HBO has released a trailer with sneak peeks at its upcoming TV shows, new seasons for existing shows, documentaries and so on. There is new footage from Game of Thrones, Big Little Lies, The Deuce and True Detective.

Five miniseries that you can binge-watch this weekend: Godless, The Night of, Band of Brothers and others

Miniseries tell a story for a limited number of episodes (mostly less than 10) and then vanish. Here are five miniseries that you can watch on Netflix, Prime Video and Hotstar.

HBO website down in China after John Oliver skewers Xi Jinping for censorship

In China, HBO’s channel is not available to the public via cable or satellite, other than at designated locations such as international hotel chains and embassy residences.