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Steven Soderbergh’s ‘No Sudden Move’: Film Review | Tribeca 2021

Don Cheadle and Benicio Del Toro play crooks in 1954 Detroit involved in a document theft that grows increasingly tricky in Steven Soderbergh's nimble neo-noir.

Why Are Streaming Platforms Crashing Before Popular Finales?

If you were on Twitter on the night of May 30, also known as the Mare of Easttown finale night, you may have believed that HBO…

‘This Is My America’ TV Adaptation Set at HBO Max

Following a multiple-outlet bidding war, Erik Feig’s Picturestart has acquired TV rights to Kim Johnson’s breakout novel This Is My America. Picturestart has set up the drama at HBO Max and…

‘The Undoing’: Nicole Kidman and Director Susanne Bier on Taking Liberties With the Novel and How Series Is “Critically Relevant”

Director Susanne Bier vividly remembers her first meeting with Nicole Kidman to discuss collaborating on The Undoing, the pair’s nail-biter of an HBO limited series. The director walked into…

Disney+ and Netflix’s Next Challenge: Shaking Off Slower Streaming Growth

A funny thing happened in the first half of 2021: The insatiable appetite of consumers for streaming video content began to slow down. “We had those 10 years where we were growing smooth as…

Banff Rockie Awards: HBO’s ‘I May Destroy You’ Wins Grand Jury Prize

HBO’s I May Destroy You from creator Michaela Coel has won the Grand Jury Prize at the Banff Rockie Awards, while the breakout British drama also earned the best limited series trophy. The…

Robin Thede, London Hughes to Star in ‘Perfect Strangers’ Reboot for HBO Max

It’s time to do the dance of joy. Perfect Strangers, the late ’80s and early ’90s ABC comedy that made Cousin Balki a pop culture phenomenon, is being revived at HBO Max with Robin Thede

Ronan Farrow, HBO Team for Doc Series Based on ‘Catch and Kill’ Book

HBO has announced a documentary offshoot of Ronan Farrow’s best-selling book Catch and Kill. Catch and Kill: The Podcast Tapes will comprise six half-hour episodes directed by Emmy winners…

Ridley Scott and Son Luke Detail Decades-Long Journey to Teaming for ‘Raised by Wolves’

In space, no one can hear you scream — unless you’re a murderous android banshee, in which case your scream is the last thing anyone ever hears. Such is the case on the HBO Max drama Raised by…

Selena Gomez Says ‘Selena + Chef’ Gives Viewers Chance to Learn Culinary Skills Alongside Her

The pop singer and actress cooked up her HBO Max show (shot remotely) during quarantine

Script to Scene: How ‘Perry Mason’ Creators Used Erle Stanley Gardner’s Novels for Origin Story

“The decision to do an origin story for our hero was crucial,” says co-showrunner Ron Fitzgerald of the famous lawyer (played by Matthew Rhys) who gives the series its title. Fitzgerald…

‘Unpregnant’ Star Haley Lu Richardson and Director Rachel Lee Goldenberg on How They Blended “Craziness With Genuine Emotion” in Buddy Comedy

Rachel Lee Goldenberg’s Unpregnant has everything you’d expect from a classic road trip buddy comedy with plenty of humor and hijinks — but it’s also about a much more serious and political…