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Netflix Passes HBO in Subscriber Revenue, Still Getting Its Ass Kicked in Other Areas Though

Netflix Passes HBO in Subscriber Revenue, Still Getting Its Ass Kicked in Other Areas Though

By Josh Wolford August 7, 2014

Netflix unveiled solid Q2 earnings a couple weeks ago, also announcing that it had surpassed 50 million global subscribers. Well, another thing happened last quarter. Netflix surpassed HBO in subscriber revenue for the very first time ($1.146 billion to $1.141 …

Dave Grohl Sets Out to Reinvent the Wheel

Much like fans of the book series A Song of Ice and Fire (aka Game of Thrones), every musical fan out there knows how painstaking it is to wait for their favorite band’s next album. However, fans are also usually …

Anna Paquin Talks True Blood Sex Scenes

Anna Paquin, star of the hit show True Blood, has opened up about filming the explicit sex scenes that go hand-in-hand with HBO’s creepy/campy vampire show. Her husband and co-star Stephen Moyer (Vampire Bill) recently directed a love scene between …

Anna Chlumsky: “Veep” Role Enabled Her To Be Picky

Anna Chlumsky has certainly come a long way from her years as the charming Vada Sultenfuss on 1991′s My Girl. She now stars in HBO’s hit TV series, Veep, with Julia Louis-Dreyfuss. She has definitely made a name for herself …

True Blood Returns This Sunday For Final Season

It’s summertime and with the hot weather and lazy days returns the HBO blood-filled drama True Blood. However, by the end of this summer, we won’t see any more new episodes. The seventh and final season of the series that …

Game of Thrones Sits Atop the Iron Throne of Piracy Game of Thrones Sits Atop the Iron Throne of Piracy

The season finale of HBO’s Game of Thrones has shattered a piracy record, previously held by…Game of Thrones. According to torrent trackers, over 254,000 people were, at one point, sharing a single torrent for the season four finale episode, “The …

Kit Harington's Hair Belongs to 'Game of Thrones'

Kit Harington may play a dominant role in HBO’s Game of Thrones, but there’s actually one physical feature about him that’s just as important – his hair. According to Cover Media, the 27-year-old actor’s hair has a “contract of its …

The Sopranos Is Finally Coming To Blu-ray

Want to rewatch all six seasons of The Sopranos but are holding out until the series comes out in HD? The time for waiting is almost over, The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that the landmark HBO mob series will …

HBO Hits Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video HBO Hits Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video

Today’s the day, people. If you’re an Amazon Prime Subscriber, you can now stream a handful of some of HBO’s best shows of the past (and a few from the present) on Amazon Prime Instant Video. Nearly a month ago, …

John Oliver's Take On European Google Ruling John Oliver's Take On European Google Ruling

Last week, the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that Google and other search engines must take requests from people for search results to be deleted. They don’t necessarily have to delete all results requested, but may find …

‘True Blood’ Season 7 Photos Online

The seventh season of the HBO vampire drama True Blood premieres on June 22, and new photos from the final season have been released online. A teaser trailer for season 7 was posted last month, which indicated that the storyline …

Lena Headey Pleased with Game of Thrones Rape Scene

The HBO epic fantasy drama Game of Thrones recently aired a rape scene involving stars Lena Headey and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, which has caused some controversy, and now Headey has commented that “it felt great.” For those uninitiated in the lore …

Jason Momoa Rumored to Appear in Batman vs. Superman

The actor who portrayed Khal Drogo on HBO’s Game of Thrones might be joining the cast of Zack Snyder’s upcoming Batman vs. Superman film. Jason Momoa has been rumored to have signed on for the Man of Steel sequel, possibly …

Watch 'Last Week Tonight' Debut For Free On YouTube Watch 'Last Week Tonight' Debut For Free On YouTube

HBO debuted Last Week Tonight, the new show featuring comedian John Oliver (formerly of The Daily Show). They’ve disabled embedding, so you’ll have to go to the actual video page to watch, but here it is. Yes, that is @LisaLoeb. …

HBO Strikes Deal With Amazon Prime

With Netflix leading the online streaming video pack with original programming like the wildly successful House of Cards, not to mention their expansive catalog of movies and television shows, one would not be blamed for wondering if Amazon Prime Instant …

HBO Shows Coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video HBO Shows Coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video

In a move that has given Amazon Prime Instant Video its first true competitive advantage over Netflix, Amazon has just announced that a bunch of HBO content is coming to their streaming video service. Starting on May 21st, Amazon Prime …

‘Silicon Valley’ Renewed by HBO for a Second Season ‘Silicon Valley’ Renewed by HBO for a Second Season

Good news, guys. Your favorite new HBO startup has just received a sizable investment. HBO has just announced that after just three episodes, they’ve decided to renew Mike Judge’s new comedy Silicon Valley for a second season. #SiliconValleyHBO is renewed …