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HBO Max
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The streaming platform HBO Max was launched in 2020 by WarnerMedia, and features a content library of movies and TV shows from HBO and third-party content providers such as Warner Bros., Comedy Central, The CW, and DC Entertainment.

As of 2021, HBO Max has 43.5 million HBO Max subscribers in the U.S.

Launch Date: May 27, 2020

Most Popular Shows on HBO Max:

Is HBO Max free? Yes, if you are an HBO or HBO Now customer. For an ad-free subscription to HBO Max, it costs $14.99 per month for new subscribers.

HBO Max net worth: HBO has a net worth of $10 billion as of 2022.

Latest HBO Max News and Updates

  • 'Westworld'
    Television

    There's Trouble in Furturistic Paradise for 'Westworld' Season 4 — Why Are Reviews So Mixed?

    Cowboys and AI robots consume HBO's 'Westworld,' and the highly anticipated Season 4 just dropped on June 26. Here's why the reviews are so mixed.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • 'Westworld'
    Television

    Will 'Westworld' Venture Beyond Four Seasons? Here's What We Know

    'Westworld' Season 4 is in full swing, but will there be a 'Westworld' Season 5? Here's what we know about the direction of the series.
    By Anna Garrison
  • Maeve Millay in 'Westworld'
    Television

    Maeve's Quest to Reunite With Her Daughter Is Her Driving Force in 'Westworld' (SPOILERS)

    Maeve Millay (Thandiwe Newton) is one of few hosts on 'Westworld' who has achieved full consciousness. What happened to her so far on the show?
    By Anna Garrison
  • Dolores Abernathy in 'Westworld'
    Television

    Is Dolores Still Alive in 'Westworld' Season 4? A Tricky Question to Answer (SPOILERS)

    Dolores Abernathy has been a main character of 'Westworld' for three seasons, but is she still alive in Season 4? Here's what we know so far.
    By Anna Garrison
  • Ed Harris as William/The Man in Black in 'Westworld.'
    Television

    William's 'Westworld' Journey Led to a Huge Personality Transformation (SPOILERS)

    William (Jimmi Simpson, Ed Harris) is one of the most changed characters on 'Westworld.' What happened to take him from naive to the Man in Black?
    By Anna Garrison
  • Bernard Lowe in 'Westworld'
    Television

    Bernard Lowe's Path in 'Westworld' Hasn't Always Been the Easiest (SPOILERS)

    Bernard Lowe (Jeffrey Wright) has been a featured character on 'Westworld' since Season 1. What happened to him along the way? Here's the scoop.
    By Anna Garrison
  • Maeve and Delores from 'Westworld'
    Television

    'Westworld' Season 3: A Recap To "Bring You Back Online" Before the New Season Begins

    'Westworld' Season 3 ends with a bang and a lot happens during the season, so before Season 4 premieres, fans are going to need a hefty recap.
    By Chrissy Bobic
  • A flashback scene from 'Father of the Bride'
    Entertainment

    Was 'Father of the Bride' 2022 Actually Filmed in Miami? Here's the Scoop

    What are the filming locations for 'Father of the Bride' 2022? The film wasn't actually shot in the same city where the story is set.
    By Katherine Stinson
  • 'Hacks'
    Television

    Season 2 of 'Hacks' Ends on a Wholesome Note — Will There Be a Season 3?

    Is 'Hacks' over? Season 2 of 'Hacks' concluded with on Thursday, June 2, 2022. Will there be a Season 3? Is the show canceled? Here's the low-down.
    By Leila Kozma
  • Kit Harington
    Television

    Kit Harington Might Be Attached to a New 'Game of Thrones' Spinoff

    Does Jon Snow come back to life? Jon Snow loses his life in Season 5 of 'Game of Thrones.' What happens next? Where will the sequel take us?
    By Leila Kozma
  • Aasiya Shah, Winta McGrath, Felix Jamieson in 'Raised by Wolves'
    Television

    'Raised by Wolves' Is the Latest Casualty in the Discovery-Warner Merger

    HBO’s dystopian sci-fi series ‘Raised by Wolves’ was canceled after only two seasons, but why? Fans even created a petition to bring it back.
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Robert Townsend and Skye Townsend
    Entertainment

    Skye Townsend Talks the Best Career Advice Her Famous Dad Gave Her (EXCLUSIVE)

    Skye Townsend talks her dad's long-standing impact on her career in an exclusive interview. But who is the 'Black Lady Sketch Show' star's dad?
    By Pretty Honore
  • Cristin Milioti and Ray Romano as Hazel and Herbert Green in Season 2 of 'Made for Love.'
    Television

    The Season 2 Finale of 'Made for Love' Ends With a Shocking Twist (SPOILERS)

    'Made for Love' Season 2 finale explained: What happens to Hazel, Byron, and the others? Here's everything we know about the terrifying episode.
    By Allison DeGrushe
  • Skye Townsend in 'A Black Lady Sketch Show'
    Entertainment

    ‘A Black Lady Sketch Show’s Skye Townsend on Transitioning From Social Media to the Small Screen (EXCLUSIVE)

    Skye Townsend from 'A Black Lady Sketch Show' talks going viral on Vine and social media stardom in an exclusive interview with Distractify.
    By Pretty Honore
  • 'Love and Death'
    Television

    HBO Max's Limited Series 'Love and Death' is Also About Candy Montgomery — When's the Release Date?

    Based on the journalist work of Jim Atkinson and John Bloom, HBO Max's miniseries 'Love and Death' showcases the 1980 murder of Betty Gore. When's the release date?
    By Bianca Piazza
  • 'The Baby'
    Entertainment

    'The Baby' Stars Michelle de Swarte and Amber Grappy Discuss the Genre-Bending Show (EXCLUSIVE)

    HBO's limited series 'The Baby' follows a single 38-year-old woman who winds up stuck with an equally mysterious and malevolent baby. What genre is the series?
    By Bianca Piazza
  • Gentleman Jack meaning
    Television

    What’s the Meaning Behind the Term "Gentleman Jack"? It’s Got Nothing to Do With Whiskey

    'Gentleman Jack' centers on Anne Lister, and its title refers to a moniker attributed to her. But what's the meaning of this phrase?
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • 'The Baby'
    Exclusives

    Is the Baby a Demon in HBO's Miniseries 'The Baby'? Michelle de Swarte Offered Hints (EXCLUSIVE)

    HBO's 'The Baby' has people wondering if the titular character is a demon. In an exclusive interview with 'Distractify,' Michelle de Swarte offers hints.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • 'The Baby' on HBO
    Exclusives

    What Is the True Message of HBO's 'The Baby'? Michelle de Swarte and Amber Grappy Weigh In (EXCLUSIVE)

    HBO's 'The Baby' stars Michelle de Swarte and Amber Grappy unpack the show's underlying messages with 'Distractify'.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • Joyce (Ophelia Lovibond)
    Television

    Is the HBO Max Series 'Minx' Returning for a Second Season? Here's the Naked Truth

    HBO Max's innovative series 'Minx' told the story of a woman's journey towards founding an erotic women's magazine. Has it been renewed for Season 2?
    By Katherine Stinson
  • Colin Firth
    Celebrity Relationships

    Colin Firth Is Dating Again After His Divorce From Livia Giuggioli

    Colin Firth's relationship history is complicated, to say the least. Here's everything we know about 'The Staircase' star's love life.
    By Pretty Honore
  • 'The Staircase'
    Entertainment

    How Many Episodes Is 'The Staircase' on HBO Max?

    How many episodes Is 'The Staircase'? The miniseries, which covers Michael Peterson's life and the death of his wife, Kathleen Peterson, debuted HBO Max on May 5.
    By Shannon Raphael
  • Zosia Mamet and Deniz Akdeniz in 'The Flight Attendant'
    Television

    'The Flight Attendant' Star Deniz Akdeniz Says Max and Ani's Relationship "Gets Tested" (EXCLUSIVE)

    Ani and Max are the most devoted couple in ‘The Flight Attendant,’ but their relationship is still rocky. Do they break up in Season 2 of the series?
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Cassie Bowden (Kaley Cuoco)
    Television

    Was the Killer in HBO Max's 'The Flight Attendant' the Same as in the Book? (SPOILERS)

    Did you know that HBO Max's 'The Flight Attendant' was based on a book of the same name? Was the drama-packed ending the same? Let's break it down.
    By Katherine Stinson
  • Hiroto Katagiri (Ken Watanabe)
    Television

    Did You Get Hooked on the Crime Drama 'Tokyo Vice'? Check out These 5 Similar Shows

    Looking for similar journalist-centered thrillers to binge after watching 'Tokyo Vice' a million times? We've got you covered with 5 series.
    By Katherine Stinson
  • 'The Baby'
    Television

    HBO Max's 'The Baby' Features the Cutest Hellion Infant — How Many Total Episodes Are There?

    New motherhood can be downright scary — but it rarely involves evil babies. HBO Max's satirical horror comedy miniseries 'The Baby' does, however. How many episodes is it?
    By Bianca Piazza
  • 'Harry Potter'
    Entertainment

    Peacock Isn't Currently Streaming the 'Harry Potter' Franchise, so Where Is It Available?

    Why did Peacock remove 'Harry Potter' from its streaming service? The beloved series is no longer available, and fans are wondering why.
    By Chris Barilla
  • 'Three Busy Debras'
    Television

    Elegance, Beauty, and Absurdity Consume Adult Swim's 'Three Busy Debras'

    Where is Adult Swim's 'Three Busy Debras' filmed? Lemoncurd is a picturesque town filled with white picket fences, manicured lawns, and Debras.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • Diana Carlisle (Bebe Neuwirth)
    Television

    Bebe Neuwirth Played a Shady Boss in 'The Flight Attendant' Season 1 — Is She in Season 2?

    Tony and Emmy award winning actress Bebe Neuwirth appeared in Season 1 of 'The Flight Attendant' as Annie's boss. Does she return for Season 2?
    By Katherine Stinson
  • 'Tokyo Vice'
    Television

    Will There Be a Season 2 of HBO Max's Neon-Infused Crime Series 'Tokyo Vice'?

    HBO Max's high-stakes organized crime series 'Tokyo Vice' stars Ansel Elgort and Ken Watanabe. Will it get a Season 2? Here's what we know.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • Deniz Akdeniz
    Television

    'The Flight Attendant' Star Deniz Akdeniz Teases a Potential Season 3, Spin-off Series, and More (EXCLUSIVE)

    'The Flight Attendant' star Deniz Akdeniz spoke exclusively with 'Distractify' about a potential Season 3, possible spin-off series, and more.
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Deniz Akdeniz as Max in 'The Flight Attendant'
    Entertainment

    Season 1 of 'The Flight Attendant' Is Pure Chaos — Does Max Make It out Alive? (EXCLUSIVE)

    Does Max die in 'The Flight Attendant'? Max gets hit by a car in Season 1, Episode 5 of 'The Flight Attendant.' Does he make it out alive?
    By Leila Kozma
  • Mae Martin in 'The Flight Attendant'
    Television

    The Truth About Fellow Flight Attendant Grace St. James in 'The Flight Attendant' (EXCLUSIVE)

    In the first two episodes of ‘The Flight Attendant’ Season 2, someone is clearly impersonating Cassie. Is it Grace? And who plays her?
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Michiel Huisman as Alex Sokolov in 'The Flight Attendant'
    Television

    The Main Murder Mystery in 'The Flight Attendant' Season 1 Has a Surprising Twist

    Season 1 of ‘The Flight Attendant’ focuses on Alex Sokolov’s murder. Is it solved by the end of the season? Who actually killed Alex and why?
    By Jamie Lerner
  • 'Barry'
    Television

    Beloved 'Barry' Character NoHo Hank’s Season 3 Romance Is the Talk of the Internet

    Who says murderous mobsters can't find love? In Season 3 of HBO's 'Barry,' fan-favorite character NoHo Hank is involved in a blooming romance.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • Marco Flight Attendant
    Television

    If You’re a ‘Star Trek: Picard’ Fan Then You Will Recognize Marco in ‘the Flight Attendant'

    Fans of 'Flight Attendant' could swear they recognize Marco in Season 2 of the show, so who plays Cassie's boyfriend in the show?
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Anthony Carrigan as NoHo Hank in 'Barry'
    Television

    NoHo Hank Is One of the Most Popular Character's in 'Barry' — Where Does His Name Come From?

    Why is NoHo Hank called that in 'Barry' on HBO? The breakout character of the critically acclaimed series is known for his ironically naive attitude.
    By Callie (Carlos) Cadorniga
  • Kaley Cuoco
    Entertainment

    Details on the Release Schedule for Season 2 of 'The Flight Attendant'

    How many episodes does Season 2 of HBO Max's 'The Flight Attendant' have in total? Everything you need to know about the release schedule.
    By Pretty Honore
  • Rosie Perez in 'The Flight Attendant'
    Television

    Rosie Perez's Megan Gets up to Some Shady Business in 'The Flight Attendant'

    In Season 2 of ‘The Flight Attendant,’ it’s clear that Megan’s side plot is going to come to fruition. But what did she do in Season 1? We're here to break it down.
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Kaley Cuoco in 'The Flight Attendant'
    Television

    ‘The Flight Attendant’ Season 2 Review: Soul-Searching in Style

    Season 2 of ‘The Flight Attendant’ is upon us, but is it as binge-worthy as the first season? We review the anxiety-filled second season of the series.
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Actress Laurie Metcalf
    Television

    Who Is Laurie Metcalf Playing in 'Hacks' Season 2? Here's What We Know

    Who is esteemed actress Laurie Metcalf playing in the second season of the HBO Max series 'Hacks'? Here's what we know about her role.
    By Katherine Stinson
  • Robert Pattinson as Batman in 'The Batman.'
    Entertainment

    Batman Injects Himself With a Mysterious Green Serum in 'The Batman' (SPOILERS)

    With 'The Batman' streaming on HBO Max, many new viewers are curious about what the Dark Knight injects himself with during the climactic battle.
    By Allison DeGrushe
  • The Batman Batmobile
    Entertainment

    ‘The Batman’ Is Coming to HBO Max, but You May Miss out on the Film’s Best Feature

    'The Batman' was a critical and commercial success, so it's understandable that fans of the franchise want to know: When does it come to HBO Max?
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • 'Tokyo Vice'
    Television

    HBO Max's 'Tokyo Vice' Stylishly Explore Japan's Criminal Underworld — How Many Episodes Is It?

    Based on Jake Adelstein's 2009 memoir, HBO Max's 'Tokyo Vice' highlights the grittiness of Tokyo's criminal underbelly. How many episodes are there?
    By Bianca Piazza
  • Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander in 'Fantastic Beasts'
    Entertainment

    7 ‘Harry Potter’ Spinoffs That Could Be Even Better Than 'Fantastic Beasts'

    Between ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ and the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ franchise, producers are looking for spinoffs. Here are seven spinoff ideas.
    By Jamie Lerner
  • 'Tokyo Vice'
    Television

    Ansel Elgort Investigates the Yakuza in HBO Max’s ‘Tokyo Vice’ — Did He Learn Japanese for the Role?

    HBO Max's new crime series 'Tokyo Vice' sees Ansel Elgort play an American reporter who uncovers crime in Tokyo's underbelly. Did he learn Japanese for the role?
    By Bianca Piazza
  • Ansel Elgort and Ken Watanabe in 'Tokyo Vice'
    Television

    HBO Max's Crime Drama 'Tokyo Vice' Took an Authentic Route for Filming

    HBO Max officially dropped the first three episodes of 'Tokyo Vice,' and many are curious to know where the series is filmed. Here's what we know.
    By Allison DeGrushe
  • Ansel Elgort and Ken Watanabe in 'Tokyo Vice'
    Entertainment

    'Tokyo Vice' on HBO Max Draws Inspiration From a 2009 Memoir of Actual Events

    Is 'Tokyo Vice' based on a true story? The new series on HBO Max draws inspiration from a memoir of actual events concerning the yakuza.
    By Callie (Carlos) Cadorniga
  • Kaley Cuoco in 'Flight Attendant' key art
    Television

    Season 2 of 'The Flight Attendant' Will Include More Murder, Secrets, and Characters

    ‘The Flight Attendant’ Season 2 is getting ready to take off, and we’re all wondering when its release date is and what to expect from the new season.
    By Jamie Lerner
  • 'Minx'
    Television

    Is Impassioned Feminist Joyce Prigger From HBO Max Series 'Minx' Based on a Real Person?

    Joyce Prigger is the feminist protagonist of HBO Max's 'Minx.' The erotic magazine for women at its center is fictional, but is she based on a real person?
    By Bianca Piazza
  • Ophelia Lovibond, Jake Johnson in 'Minx'
    Entertainment

    HBO Is Introducing Even More Male Nudity, and It's No Fallacy

    Between shows like ‘Minx’ and ‘Euphoria,’ male full-frontal nudity is finally finding a place on prestige television thanks to HBO Max.
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Impractical Jokers on Stage
    Reality TV

    Some Episodes of ‘Impractical Jokers’ Were Removed After Joe Gatto’s Exit, but Why?

    'Impractical Jokers' fans have noticed that a number of episodes of the series were removed from both TruTV and HBO Max, but why?
    By Mustafa Gatollari
  • Julia Child in 'The French Chef'
    Television

    Julia Child's Extraordinary Life Before French Cuisine Included a Career in Espionage

    Beloved TV chef Julia Child is the subject of a new series on HBO Max called 'Julia,' but was she really a spy before she was a chef? Here's what we know.
    By Anna Garrison
  • 'Julia'
    Television

    HBO Max's 'Julia' Details How Beloved French Chef Julia Child Got Her Own Cooking Show in the 1960s

    HBO Max's series 'Julia' tells the true story of how culinary icon Julia Child got her first cooking show, 'The French Chef', in the conservative 1960s.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • 'The Staircase' HBO Max
    Human Interest

    A Fictionalized Telling of 'The Staircase' Is Coming to HBO Max With More Than One Big Name Attached

    A fictionalized version of the 2004 true crime docuseries 'The Staircase' is coming to HBO Max with some big names attached. Here's what we know about the cast.
    By Jennifer Tisdale
  • 'House of the Dragon.'
    Television

    'House of the Dragon' Brings Us Back to Westeros With a Star-Studded Cast

    Who's in the cast for 'House of the Dragon' on HBO? The new series takes place several years before the events of 'Game of Thrones.'
    By Callie (Carlos) Cadorniga
  • Colin Firth and Toni Collette
    Television

    HBO Max Is Turning 'The Staircase' Into a Fictionalized Series — When Can We Watch It?

    The popular true crime documentary 'The Staircase' is getting yet another fictional spin from HBO Max. When can you watch it and how many episodes will it be?
    By Jennifer Tisdale
  • 'Viva Magazine' covers
    Television

    Take a Peek at the Oft-Forgotten Magazine That May Have Inspired 'Minx'

    HBO Max’s newest comedy series, ‘Minx,’ is about an adult magazine catered toward women and gay men. Could it be based on ‘Viva Magazine’?
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Mario Cantone, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon, Sarah Jessica Parker
    Television

    'And Just Like That' Is Coming Back for Season 2 and More Incensed Che Diaz Discourse!

    The 'Sex and the City' sequel series has been through some things. Will there be a Season 2 of 'And Just Like That'? Here's what we know.
    By Jennifer Tisdale
  • The esteemed Caroline 'Lina' Astor (Donna Murphy)
    Television

    The Real-Life Inspiration for 'The Gilded Age's' Lina Astor Ruled New York Society

    Is Caroline "Lina" Astor in HBO's 'The Gilded Age' based on a real-life woman? Details.
    By Katherine Stinson
  • Doug (Jake Johnson) and Joyce (Ophelia Lovibond)
    Television

    Yes, That's Your Favorite 'New Girl' Star Playing Doug in 'Minx'

    Who plays the slightly sleazy yet charming porn publisher Doug in the new HBO Max series 'Minx'? You'll recognize him from New Girl.
    By Katherine Stinson
  • George Russell in 'The Gilded Age'
    Television

    The True History Behind Union Station in 'The Gilded Age'

    Union Station is the center of controversy and business for George Russell in ‘The Gilded Age.’ But who built the New York train station in reality?
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Flora McNeil (Rebecca Harden)
    Television

    Who Is Flora McNeil on 'The Gilded Age' and Why Has Watson the Butler Been Watching Her?

    Actress Rebecca Haden plays the mysterious Flora McNeil, a woman Watson has been watching on 'The Gilded Age.' But who is Rebecca in real life?
    By Katherine Stinson
  • Jennifer Coolidge
    Entertainment

    A Fan Favorite From Season 1 of 'White Lotus' Is Returning for Season 2 — Who Else Will We See?

    We can expect to see at least one guest from the Season 1 cast checking into Season 2 of 'White Lotus.' Who is part of the Season 2 cast?
    By Jennifer Tisdale
  • (L-R) Doug (Jake Johnson), Joyce (Ophelia Lovibond) , Mr. Ross (Stephen Tobolowsky)
    Television

    Stephen Tobolowsky's 'Minx' Character Is the Best Example of the Patriarchy at Its Peak

    Renowned character actor Stephen Tobolowsky plays the misogynistic country club owner in 'Minx.' Where else have we seen Stephen in film and TV?
    By Katherine Stinson
  • A model (Stephen Conte)
    Television

    Stephen D. Conte Bares It All in the First Episode of 'Minx' — What Else Has He Starred In?

    There's a full-on male nudity montage in Episode 1 of the HBO Max comedy 'Minx.' Actor Stephen D. Conte plays one of the models who bares it all.
    By Katherine Stinson
  • (L-R) Idara Victor, Jake Johnson, Jessica Lowe, Ophelia Lovibond, Oscar Montoya
    Television

    Here's What We Know About the Release Schedule and Episode Count for 'Minx'

    HBO Max's newest comedy series 'Minx' tells the story of Joyce, a woman who founds an erotic magazine for women. How many episodes are in 'Minx'?
    By Katherine Stinson
  • Ophelia Lovibond as Joyce in 'Minx'
    Television

    HBO Max's 'Minx' Is Set in Los Angeles in the 1970s — Is It Based on a True Story?

    Is 'Minx' based on a true story? The ten-episode comedy coming to HBO Max explores an outspoken feminist's rise to success.
    By Leila Kozma
  • 'Phoenix Rising'
    Human Interest

    In HBO's 'Phoenix Rising,' Evan Rachel Wood Emerges From the Ashes of Abuse to Help Other Survivors

    A new HBO docuseries follows Evan Rachel Wood's journey from victim to survivor to advocate. What happened between Evan Rachel Wood and Marilyn Manson?
    By Jennifer Tisdale
  • Carrie Coon, Nathan Lane, Kelli O'Hara in 'The Gilded Age'
    Entertainment

    Mrs. Astor Is Basically the Kingpin of 'The Gilded Age' High Society

    In HBO’s ‘The Gilded Age,’ Mrs. Astor comes to Bertha Russell even before coming to her own husband. But why is she so important to Mrs. Russell?
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Peggy Scott (Denee Benton)
    Television

    The Actress Behind Peggy Scott on 'The Gilded Age' Is a Broadway Veteran

    Broadway vet Denée Benton was nominated for a Tony award before she joined the cast of 'The Gilded Age.' Let's learn more about her.
    By Katherine Stinson
  • Raikes & Marian, 'The Gilded Age'
    Television

    If Marian Marries Tom Raikes, 'The Gilded Age' Could Get Even More Dramatic

    HBO’s ‘The Gilded Age’ is a period piece that takes us through a scandalous age. So will Marian marry Raikes against her aunt’s wishes?
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Colin Farrell as Penguin in 'The Batman'
    Television

    HBO Max Officially Orders 'The Batman' Spinoff Series About the Penguin

    'The Batman' spinoff series about the Penguin is officially ordered at HBO Max. Here's everything we know about the show, including its release date.
    By Allison DeGrushe
  • Jack Gilpin, 'The Gilded Age'
    Entertainment

    He May Not Be Mr. Carson, but Jack Gilpin Is Still an Easy Favorite on 'The Gilded Age'

    ‘The Gilded Age’ welcomes Jack Gilpin to its already star-studded cast. Who does Jack Gilpin play and is his character based on anyone from history?
    By Jamie Lerner
  • 'Somebody Somewhere'
    Television

    HBO's Latest Dramedy 'Somebody Somewhere' Is Based (Partly) on Bridget Everett's Life

    Billed as a "coming-of-middle-age story," HBO's 'Somebody Somewhere' is a realistic delight. But is the show based on a true story?
    By Anna Garrison
  • 'The Tourist'
    Television

    Critics and Audiences Aren't Seeing Eye to Eye on HBO Max Amnesia Drama Miniseries 'The Tourist'

    Professional critics and entertainment junkies alike have plenty to say about HBO Max's drama series 'The Tourist.' They just can't agree on whether or not it's good.
    By Bianca Piazza
  • 'The Tourist'
    Television

    Is HBO Max's Miniseries 'The Tourist' Based on the Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie Movie?

    HBO Max's miniseries 'The Tourist' stars Jamie Dornan as an amnesia-plagued tourist in the Australian Outback. Is it based on the 2010 movie 'The Tourist'?
    By Bianca Piazza
  • 'The Tourist'
    Television

    Wait, Where Are We? Here's Where HBO Max's Amnesia Drama Miniseries 'The Tourist' Was Filmed

    After being struck by a truck in the middle of the Australian Outback, a man suffers from amnesia in the 'The Tourist'. But was it really filmed in Australia?
    By Bianca Piazza
  • 'West Side Story'
    Entertainment

    "Something's Coming" to Streaming Platforms — It's Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story'!

    Something's coming, something good. Here's where you can stream the Oscar-nominated remake of 'West Side Story' directed by Steven Spielberg.
    By Anna Garrison
  • Larry David
    Entertainment

    'The Larry David Story' Was Pulled From HBO Just One Day Before Its Premiere

    A day before HBO Max was set to drop 'The Larry David Story,' the network pulled it from air. Here's why the program was cut and what we can expect.
    By Kelly Corbett
  • 'Euphoria' actresses
    Entertainment

    ‘Euphoria’ Actress Sophia Rose Wilson’s Alleged Racist Comments Resurfaced During Season 2

    'Euphoria' character BB (Sophia Rose Wilson) has been away from the show for a few episodes. She also had some of her old Facebook posts resurface.
    By Elizabeth Randolph
  • Euphoria tweets
    Television

    Here's How 'Euphoria' Fans Reacted After Hearing That Season 3 Isn't Coming Until 2024

    'Euphoria' Season 3 might not come until 2024. Is there a valid excuse for another two-year gap between Seasons 2 and 3? Here's what fans have to say.
    By Stephanie Harper
  • Linda Emond as Clara Barton in 'The Gilded Age'
    Television

    Actress Linda Emond Plays the Real-Life Founder of the Red Cross on 'The Gilded Age'

    Linda Emond plays Clara Barton on the HBO hit series, 'The Gilded Age.' Who was Clara Barton in real life, and does the show get her right?
    By Katherine Stinson
  • 'Euphoria' Season 2
    Television

    The 'Euphoria' Season 2 Finale Has Fans Worried About Fez

    It wouldn't be 'Euphoria' if we weren't left worrying about the life of a beloved character. What happened to Fez in the Season 2 finale?
    By Jennifer Tisdale
  • John Goodman, Skyler Gisondo, Danny McBride, Cassidy Freeman in the Season 2 finale of 'The Righteous Gemstones'
    Television

    Justice Is Served in the 'Righteous Gemstones' Season 2 Finale (SPOILERS)

    'The Righteous Gemstones' officially wrapped up its wildly successful second season. Here's an explainer on the explosive Season 2 finale.
    By Allison DeGrushe
  • Zendaya as Rue Bennett in 'Euphoria'
    Television

    Did Rue Die in 'Euphoria'? Fans Think She's Narrating From Beyond the Grave

    Following Season 2 of 'Euphoria,' many fans are curious if Rue dies. If so, does that mean she narrates from beyond the grave? Here's what we know.
    By Allison DeGrushe
  • euphoria elliot guitar
    Television

    Why Does Elliot Have an Apple Logo Tattoo on 'Euphoria'? Dominic Fike Has Some Answers

    'Euphoria' fans have questions about one of Elliot's tattoos. Why does he have an Apple logo tattoo on his face? Dominic Fike has answers.
    By Stephanie Harper
  • Gladys Russell (Taissa Farmiga)
    Television

    Taissa Farmiga's 'The Gilded Age' Character Longs for Freedom From Society

    Taissa Farmiga plays the teenaged Gladys Russell in 'The Gilded Age.' Gladys is kept tightly under her mother's wing, but Gladys yearns for freedom.
    By Katherine Stinson
  • Euphoria
    Television

    'Euphoria' Fans Have Predictions and Theories About the Season 2 Finale

    'Euphoria' Season 2's finale episode is almost here. Here are some possible predictions and theories about what might happen in the 'Euphoria' Season 2 finale.
    By Stephanie Harper
  • Taissa Farmiga in 'The Gilded Age'
    Entertainment

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    Television

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