Tuesday, June 27, 2017

House of Cards

Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017

Say you're a storyteller whose TV show draws inspiration from real-life Washington.

Whether portraying the noble geopolitics of "Madam Secretary" or the dirty deeds on "House of Cards," the high-stakes fumbling on "Veep" or the scourge of terrorism that haunts "Homeland," script writers...

Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017

While gratified to be in this year’s Emmy conversation, the people behind National Geographic Channel’s MARS took exception to the show being considered in Best Limited Series and related categories, instead contending that it was better suited to compete in a different kind of space...

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015

The Hollywood blacklist drama “Trumbo” has a leading three Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations for best ensemble, best actor for Bryan Cranston, and best supporting female for Helen Mirren. On the TV front, also scoring three noms was “House of Cards”--for...

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015

For the second consecutive year, production designer Steve Arnold has earned an Emmy nomination on the strength of his work on House of Cards (Netflix), this time for Chapters 29 and 36...

Wednesday, Apr. 15, 2015

Netflix is enthralling viewers and investors alike as popular original programming such as "House of Cards" lure subscribers at a quickening pace.

Netflix said Wednesday that it gained 4.9 million subscribers in the first three months of the year,...

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

Even if it never wins another award, "House of Cards" already ranks among the most influential series in television history.

The political drama launched Netflix's expansion into original programming two years ago, a risky bet that might have toppled...

Wednesday, Sep. 10, 2014

The Hollywood Post Alliance has announced its nominees for the 2014 HPA Awards, the 9th annual unveiling of these honors. Among the projects receiving multiple nominations were the features “Gravity” and “12 Years a Slave,” TV series "Game of Thrones" (HBO) and "...

Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

It’s been a memorable awards season for The Square (Netflix) which this year earned an Oscar nomination for Best Feature Documentary while winning for director Jehane Noujaim the coveted DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary....

Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014

The recently announced field of primetime Emmy nominations finds two outlets with both Outstanding Drama and Comedy series nominees—predictably, one is HBO which has Silicon Valley and Veep up for the top comedy honor, and Game of Thrones and True Detective on...

Wednesday, Jul. 16, 2014

Just a couple of weeks ago, DP Gary Baum earned his fifth career primetime Emmy nomination, the latest one coming in the Outstanding Cinematography for a Multi-Camera Series category on the strength of the “Weekend At Peggy’s” episode of CBS’ Mike & Molly...