Tag Archives: Michael Lombardo

‘True Blood’ officially renewed for a fifth season by HBO

HollywoodNews.com: ‘True Blood’ fans can start getting excited for a new season as the show has been renewed for a fifth season by HBO executives. Michael Lombardo, president of HBO Programming, commented about how great fans are to the hit show, states E! News. “I am thrilled that True Blood continues[...]

“Boardwalk Empire” already scores second season from HBO

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Talk about vote of confidence! After airing only one episode, HBO has announced it has renewed “Boardwalk Empire” for a second season. The first episode drew an impressive 7.1 million viewers combined (over three hours, which included a re-airing after the premiere), according to the New York Times. “All[...]

HBO’s ‘Entourage’ will break-up in 2011

HollywoodNews.com: HBO officially announced today that its hip Hollywood insider comedy “Entourage” will end next summer. The Hollywood Reporter scored the scoop. “The plan right now is we’ll finish up this season, we’ll do a shorter order for next season, we’ve talked about six,” said Michael Lombardo, HBO programming president to the[...]

Dustin Hoffman’s new drama series “Luck” picked up by HBO

HollywoodNews.com: Dustin Hoffman’s new drama series entitled “Luck” has just been picked up by HBO. The series focuses on horse racing and is from “The Wire’s” David Milch and “Heat’s” Michael Mann. Michael Lombardo, president of HBO programming, said, “Michael Mann delivered a pilot from David Milch’s brilliant script that[...]

‘True Blood’ coming back for a fourth season

HollywoodNews.com: HBO’s “True Blood” already sank its fangs into 6.4 million viewers in its season three premiere just a week ago, and now it has more good news heading its way. The show has just been renewed for a fourth season that will debut in the summer of 2011, reports Entertainment[...]