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  1. HBO Execs Talk 'True Detective' Casting, 'Game of Thrones' Future

    3:15 pm 7/10/2014

    Chiefs Richard Plepler and Michael Lombardo fielded other questions from TCA about the potential for more "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and a reworked Ryan Murphy pilot.Read more

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  2. HBO's Michael Lombardo to Host First Lady at DNC Fundraiser in L.A.

    11:40 pm 7/8/2014

    With the midterm elections looming, the July 15 event is the latest in a series of entertainment industry fundraisers featuring the Obamas in Los Angeles this month. Read more

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  3. Sarah Jessica Parker Presents Award to HBO's Michael Lombardo at amfAR Inspiration Gala

    10:17 pm 6/10/2014

    The Josh Duhamel-hosted NYC event for AIDS research also honored Calvin Klein Collection's Francisco Costa and Italo Zucchelli, and the HRH Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway.Read more

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  4. HRTS Panel: There's a Dramatic Shortage of Drama Showrunners

    4:36 pm 9/10/2013

    “Anybody who knows how to run a show [is taken]," says FX CEO John Landgraf, citing the large number of series on air. "Drama is fully cooked.”Read more

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  5. 'Luck' Really Soured HBO on Working With Animals

    2:46 pm 7/25/2013

    A year after the highly-publicized deaths of several horses and the short-lived drama's cancellation, Michael Lombardo and Richard Plepler say other critter series are unlikely. Read more

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  6. HBO's Michael Lombardo: James Gandolfini Was 'Ready to Jump' Back Into TV

    8:00 am 6/26/2013

    The exec says the late actor had been working on "Big Dead Place," a show about the U.S. Antarctic program, and was ready to "commit to a series and character that he hadn't committed to since Tony Soprano."Read more

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  7. Cable Execs Won't Duplicate 'House of Cards' Model, Still Want Water-Cooler TV

    4:18 pm 2/27/2013

    Speaking at the HRTS luncheon, A+E Networks' Nancy Dubuc, HBO's Michael Lombardo and Turner's Steve Koonin praise the bravery of Netflix but say their brands are committed to destination viewing such as "Game of Thrones" and "Hatfields & McCoys."Read more

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  8. Michael Lombardo Leads Celebration for HBO at Caucus Awards

    12:43 am 12/3/2012

    It was a banner night for the pay network as its president of programming was named executive of the year and frequent collaborators Jay Roach, Graham Yost and Stan Lathan were also honored.Read more

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