Executive produced by Jonathan Nolan, Lisa Joy, J.J. Abrams, Jerry Weintraub and Bryan Burk, Westworld is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the future of sin. The one-hour drama series is inspired by the motion picture “Westworld,” written and directed by Michael Crichton.
Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris, Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, Miranda Otto, Rodrigo Santoro, Shannon Woodward, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Angela Sarafyan, Simon Quarterman
S1 10 X 60 MIN
True DetectivePlay Video
The hit series returns for a second season starring Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams and Taylor Kitsch. Set in Ventura County, California, the eight-episode season will focus on three police officers and a career criminal who navigate a web of conspiracy in the aftermath of a murder. Created and written by Nic Pizzolatto.
Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams, Taylor Kitsch, Kelly Reilly, Christopher James Baker, James Frain, Chris Kerson, Afemo Omilami
S1 8 X 60 MIN
S2 8 X 60 MIN
Starring Dwayne Johnson, Ballers is a new half-hour comedy series looking into the lives of a group of former and current football players. Set in Miami, the series is executive produced by Peter Berg, Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson, Evan Reilly, Dwayne Johnson and Dany Garcia.
Dwayne Johnson, Rob Corddry, Omar Benson Miller, Troy Garity, Taylor Cole, John David Washington, Donovan Carter, Jazmyn Simon
S1 10 x 30 min
The BrinkPlay Video
When a rogue general seizes control of Pakistan and its nuclear arsenal, the fate of the world rests on the shoulders of three improbable Americans. Starring Jack Black, Tim Robbins and Pablo Schreiber, and executive produced by Jerry Weintraub, Roberto Benabib and Jay Roach, this epic dark comedy series focuses on a geopolitical crisis and its effect on three disparate, desperate men.
Jack Black, Tim Robbins, Pablo Schreiber, Aasif Mandvi, Maribeth Monroe, Eric Ladin, Esai Morales, Geoff Pierson
Roberto Benabib, Kim Benabib
S1 10 X 30 MIN
Togetherness follows four adults approaching 40 and living under one roof on the fringes of Los Angeles. Brett and Michelle (Mark Duplass and Melanie Lynskey) are struggling to rekindle the spark in their relationship, which has sputtered out from the stresses of marriage and children. When Brett’s friend Alex (Steve Zissis) and Michelle’s sister Tina (Amanda Peet) move in with them, the foursome engage in a tragically comedic struggle to follow their personal dreams while still remaining good friends, siblings and spouses to each other.
Jay Duplass, Mark Duplass, Steve Zissis
S1 8 x 30 MIN
S2 COMING 2016
Game of ThronesPlay Video
The Emmy®-winning hit series based on the bestselling fantasy book series by George R.R. Martin, Game Of Thrones chronicles an epic struggle for power in a vast and violent kingdom. From the scheming south and the savage eastern lands, to the frozen north and the ancient Wall that protects the realm from the darkness beyond, powerful families are engaged in a deadly cat-and-mouse game for control of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros.
Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award Winner
David Benioff, D.B. Weiss
S1 10 x 60 min • S2 10 x 60 min
S3 10 x 60 min • S4 10 x 60 min
S5 10 X 60 MIN • S6 COMING 2016
The LeftoversPlay Video
When 2% of the population abruptly disappears without explanation, the world struggles to understand just what they’re supposed to do about it. Three years later, The Leftovers is the story of the people who didn’t make the cut. From Damon Lindelof (Lost) and Tom Perrotta—and based on Perrotta’s best-selling novel of the same name—the series is an original look at the Rapture...because it’s not clear the Rapture happened.
Damon Lindelof, Tom Perrotta
S1 10 X 60 MIN
S2 10 X 60 MIN
The KnickPlay Video
Directed by Oscar® and Emmy® winner Steven Soderbergh and starring Oscar® nominee Clive Owen, The Knick centers on the Knickerbocker Hospital in downtown New York in 1900. The series follows the stories of the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and staff who push the bounds of medicine in a time of astonishingly high mortality ratsadses and no antibiotics. All episodes are directed by Steven Soderbergh.
GOLDEN GLOBE® AWARD NOMINATED
Jack Amiel, Michael Begler
S1 10 X 60 MIN
S2 10 X 60 MIN
From Oscar® and Emmy® winner Alan Ball, creator of HBO’s True Blood,® this exciting drama stars Antony Starr as Lucas Hood, an ex-con and master thief who assumes the identity of the deceased sheriff of Banshee, Pennsylvania, where he continues his criminal pursuits while enforcing his own code of justice. Lucas reconnects with his onetime lover and partner-in-crime Carrie Hopewell, who has been living in the town under an assumed named while avoiding the gangsters they both betrayed years earlier.
EMMY® AWARD WINNER
S1 10 X 60 MIN • S2 10 X 60 MIN
S3 10 X 60 MIN • S4 COMING 2016
Strike BackPlay Video
A high-octane, globe-spanning thriller, Strike Back focuses on two members of Section 20, a secret British anti-terrorist organization: Michael Stonebridge (Philip Winchester), a consummate British soldier still struggling to overcome tragedy in his life, and Damien Scott (Sullivan Stapleton), a former U.S. Delta Force operative who has found redemption with Section 20.
EMMY® AWARD NOMINATED
S1 10 X 60 MIN • S2 10 X 60 MIN
S3 10 X 60 MIN • S4 10 X 60 MIN
Silicon ValleyPlay Video
Mike Judge (Office Space, Beavis And Butt-Head) brings his irreverent brand of humor to HBO in this Emmy®- and Golden Globe®-nominated comedy series, which looks at the modern-day epicenter of the high-tech gold rush, where the people most qualified to succeed are the least capable of handling success. Silicon Valley charts the rising fortunes of Richard, an introverted computer programmer, and his best friends—a team of underdogs that struggle to make it in a land of big ideas and bigger egos.
EMMY® AND GOLDEN GLOBE® AWARD NOMINATED
Mike Judge, John Altschuler, Dave Krinsky
S1 8 X 30 MIN
S2 10 X 30 MIN
This groundbreaking series from Lena Dunham takes a comic look at the assorted humiliations and rare triumphs of a group of girls in their early 20s. Hannah, Jessa, Marnie and Shoshanna are trying to figure life out. They’ve been living in New York City for a couple of years, but they’re still not sure what they want—from boys, from each other, from themselves. And things aren’t getting any clearer.
EMMY® AND GOLDEN GLOBE® AWARD WINNER
S1 10 X 30 MIN • S2 10 X 30 MIN
S3 12 X 30 MIN • S4 10 X 30 MIN
S5 COMING 2016
The Emmy®-winning comedy series created by Armando Iannucci (Oscar® nominee for In The Loop) takes a sharp, satirical look at the insular world of Washington politics, following the day-to-day existence of onetime VP and now-President Selina Meyer. Having ascended to the highest office in the land, the stakes for Selina are higher than ever before. Veep continues to prove that in Washington, even the most banal decisions can have ripple effects, with unexpected and often hilarious consequences.
EMMY® AWARD WINNER AND GOLDEN GLOBE® AWARD NOMINATED
S1 8 X 30 MIN • S2 10 X 30 MIN
S3 10 X 30 MIN • S4 10 X 30 MIN
Looking offers up the unfiltered experiences of three close friends living, and loving, in modern-day San Francisco. Patrick, a video game designer, finds himself getting what he thinks he wants—both professionally and romantically—only to realize it’s not actually what he needs. Augustín, an aspiring artist, breaks up with his long-time boyfriend and then decides to leave his creative aspirations behind. Dom dreams of opening his own restaurant, but faces many ups and downs in securing financing, and in his relationship with his new partner. With naturalism and humor, Looking continues to explore the search for happiness and intimacy in an age of unparalleled choices—and rights—for gay men.
S1 8 X 30 MIN
S2 10 X 30 MIN
Getting OnPlay Video
Set in the women’s extended-care unit of a Long Beach, California, hospital, Getting On follows the daily lives of a ragtag staff and their elderly patients who are, well, getting on. This comedy series focuses on put-upon nurses and doctors as they struggle with the darkly comic realities of caring for the elderly in an overwhelmed healthcare system. From enduring frequent temper tantrums of upper-level staff to dabbling in office romances, anything can happen in this rundown, red-tape-filled hospital offshoot.
S1 6 X 30 MIN
S2 6 X 30 MIN
S3 6 X 30 MIN (COMING 2015)
LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVERPlay Video
Generating immense buzz and acclaim, Last Week Tonight With John Oliver expands HBO’s late-night presence with its deft combination of news, irreverence and humor, as hosted by one of TV’s true breakout stars. A topical look at the week in news, politics and current events, the half-hour show provides Oliver with a unique platform to offer up his singular perspective and distinct voice regarding any number of social, political or existential issues facing the world.
S1 24 X 30 MIN • S2 35 X 30 MIN
S3 COMING 2016 • S4 COMING 2017
REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHERPlay Video
This outspoken comedian/social commentator discusses the topics and personalities of the moment in an edgy, uncensored forum. Each live edition features a monologue, roundtable discussions with Maher and guests, and his “New Rules” segment exposing society’s most absurd habits or institutions.
EMMY® AWARD NOMINATED
S1-13 371 X 60 MIN
S14 COMING 2016
S15 COMING 2017
SHOW ME A HERO
From David Simon (HBO’s acclaimed The Wire, The Corner, Treme®), this six-part miniseries depicts modern America’s inability to create a shared social or political future. Oscar Isaac stars as the young mayor of a mid-sized American city faced with a federal court order that says he must build a small number of low-income housing units in a white neighborhood of his town. His attempt to do so tears the entire city apart, paralyzes municipal government and, ultimately, destroys the mayor and his political future. Based on the nonfiction book by news reporter Lisa Belkin.
Oscar Isaac, Catherine Keener, Alfred Molina, Bob Balaban, LaTanya Richardson-Jackson, Daniel Stern, Clarke Peters, Winona Ryder, Jim Belushi
David Simon, William F. Zorzi
6 X 60 MIN
THE CASUAL VACANCYPlay Video
Based on the bestselling book by J.K. Rowling (the “Harry Potter” series), this three-part adult drama explores the seemingly idyllic English town of Pagford. On the verge of a nearly split vote over the future of a local community center, the sudden and unexpected death of a beloved Parish council member creates a power vacuum that creates a battle between the town’s residents. As neighbors hastily choose sides, the race gets deeply personal when those standing for election find their darkest secrets revealed online by an unknown blogger, provoking outrage and controversy.
Abigail Lawrie, Rory Kinnear, Monica Dolan, Michael Gambon, Rufus Jones, Keeley Forsyth, Richard Glover, Joe Hurst, Emily Bevan, Michele Austin
3 X 60 MIN
Oscar® nominee Queen Latifah stars as legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in HBO Films’ Bessie. Written and directed by acclaimed filmmaker Dee Rees, the film focuses on Smith’s transformation from a struggling young singer into “The Empress Of Blues” and one of the most successful recording artists of the 1920s, and an enduring icon today.
Queen Latifah, Michael Kenneth Williams, Khandi Alexander, Mike Epps, Tory Kittles, Tika Sumpter, Oliver Platt, Bryan Greenberg, Charles S. Dutton, Mo’Nique
Dee Rees, Christopher Cleveland, Bettina Gilois
7 DAYS IN HELL
A fictional documentary-style exposé of the rivalry between two tennis stars who battled it out in a 1999 match that lasted seven days.
Andy Samberg, Kit Harington, Chris Evert, David Copperfield, Fred Armisen, Howie Mandel, Jim Lampley, John McEnroe, June Squibb, Karen Gillan, Lena Dunham, Mary Steenburgen, Michael Sheen, Serena Williams, Will Forte
43 MIN TBC
ROSIE O'DONNELL: A HEARTFELT STAND UPPlay Video
This HBO comedy special features O’Donnell in a hybrid form of stand-up comedy, inspired by her recent near-fatal heart attack. In a comic and touching performance, she shares her experience with heart disease—the leading cause of death among American women—and explores topics ranging from the challenges of raising five children to her obsession with Barbra Streisand. O’Donnell’s return to the stage is an honest, hilarious and intimate take on life.
Project Greenlight is a documentary series about filmmaking from executive producers Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. Starting with a digital competition, the series reveals an uncensored look at the challenges facing a first-time director as cameras roll from pre-production and casting through principal photography and post-production.
THE JINX: THE LIFE AND DEATHS OF ROBERT DURST
This six-part documentary series spotlights Robert Durst, the scion of New York’s billionaire real estate family, who has been accused of three murders over the past 30 years, but never convicted. Brilliant, reclusive and the subject of relentless media scrutiny, Durst has never spoken publicly—until now. Directed and produced by Andrew Jarecki and produced and shot by Marc Smerling (Oscar® nominees for Capturing The Friedmans), this groundbreaking series tracks Durst’s strange history against the backdrop of unimaginable wealth and privilege.
Marc Smerling, Andrew Jarecki
6 x 60 MIN
Some of the most compelling, important news stories go unreported by mainstream media outlets—but not by VICE and its intrepid team of correspondents, who deliver hard-hitting stories from countries around the world, including Antarctica, Russia, El Salvador, Mexico, Guatemala, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Egypt, Iraq, China and more.
Emmy® Award Winner
s1 10 x 30 min • s2 12 x 30 min
s3 14 x 30 min • S4 COMING 2016
LARRY KRAMER IN LOVE & ANGER
This film takes an unflinching look at the legendary activist and playwright (“The Normal Heart”). One of the leading figures in contemporary gay America, this political firebrand gave voice to the outrage and grief that inspired a generation of gay men and lesbians to fight for their lives.
Jean Carlomusto, Ellin Baumel
REQUIEM: AN AMERICAN SPRING, 2014
Santa Barbara, May 23rd; Seattle, June 5th; Las Vegas, June 8th; Portland, June 10th. Within a span of three weeks last spring, the country was jolted by multiple headlines of shootings in public spaces and schools. For each of the days when a headline-grabbing incident occurred, the film examines the chain of events from all sides to understand how things could have been different.
PRODUCED & DIRECTED BY
Nick Doob, Shari Cookson
76 MIN TBC
Southern Rites visits Montgomery County, Georgia, one year after the town merged its racially segregated proms. Acclaimed photographer Gillian Laub, who photos first brought the area unwanted notoriety, documents the repercussions when a white town resident is charged with the murder of a young black man. The case divides locals along well-worn racial lines, and the ensuing plea bargain and sentencing uncover complex truths and produce emotional revelations.
Gillian Laub, Josh Alexander
Dubbed “The Cannibal Cop,” Gilberto Valle was convicted in March 2013 of conspiring to kidnap and eat young women. Valle argued it was a fantasy; the prosecution’s narrative convinced jurors otherwise. Valle was facing a possible life sentence when filmmaker Erin Lee Carr began visiting him in prison. After 22 months behind bars, his conviction was overturned in a stunning reversal. Thought Crimes unravels the conflicting stories of a potentially dangerous young man and the unexpected consequences of our online activity.
Erin Lee Carr
LIVING WITH LINCOLN
Living With Lincoln explores one contemporary family’s physical and emotional connection to Abraham Lincoln, drawing on a rarely seen collection of 19th-century photography. Directed by Peter Kunhardt (HBO’s Emmy®-nominated Gloria: In Her Own Words and Emmy®-winning JFK: In His Own Words) and Brian Oakes, the film reveals a personal side of Lincoln through a modern-day journey of discovery, obsession, depression and despair.
Peter Kunhardt, Teddy Kunhardt, George Kunhardt
Peter Kunhardt, Brian Oakes
IT’S ME, HILARY: THE MAN WHO DREW ELOISE
This documentary short paints an intimate portrait of Hilary Knight, the illustrator behind the iconic “Eloise” books, as he reflects on his life as an illustrator and his relationship to his most successful work. Executive produced by Lena Dunham, an “Eloise” fan since childhood, the film reveals an artist stunted by early success and haunted by personal failures, but always deeply devoted to his most famous creation.
Lena Dunham, Jenni Konner
SAVING MY TOMORROW
In this six-part series of family specials, kids share their thoughts on a range of issues that threaten our environment, from endangered animals to climate change, while exploring stories with curators from the American Museum of Natural History about the plants, animals and ecosystems being affected by the changing earth. Through a lyrical mix of science, animation and music, Saving My Tomorrow urges children to take action, providing them with profiles of young activists who are trying to make a difference.
Amy Schatz, Beth Aala
6 X 30 MIN
Twenty-five percent of all Internet searches are sex-related, and an annual estimate of 100 billion dollars is spent on sex online. This adults-only, late-night show focuses on some of the ways women and men are cashing in on the online-sex craze. Segments include such topics as: “Cam Girls,” who get up close and (very) personal with voyeurs for a fee; a young Arizona couple whose personal lives, including plenty of sex, streams out live to paying subscribers; and a new interactive sex toy that brings men and women physically together—even if they’re thousands of miles apart.