Tag Archives: David Milch

Top line-up of Hollywood talent set to present honors at the 2012 Writers Guild Awards

HollywoodNews.com: Executive Producer Spike Jones, Jr. and Talent Producer Carole Propp have confirmed a top line-up of Hollywood talent set to present honors at the 2012 Writers Guild Awards L.A. ceremony coming up on Sunday, February 19, at the Hollywood Palladium. This year’s West Coast show will feature writers, actors,[...]

Kristen Bell yearns serious roles, but slotted for silly parts

HollywoodNews.com: After weathering two romantic comedy misfires at the box office, “When in Rome” ($33 million) and this weekend’s opener “You Again” ($8.4 million), actress Kristen Bell is looking to dip her feet into more dramatic roles. Speaking to PA, Bell said “It’s funny because once you do a comedy[...]

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’ Trails 2.1: What Sookie doesn’t know, won’t hurt her

By Anthony D’Alessandro HollywoodNews.com: Just a brief chat about Episode 26: “Beautifully Broken.” I’ll be back with another entry later in the week about this episode and other “True Blood“ thoughts. So it turns that Sophie Anne had nothing to do with the kidnapping of Bill Compton, rather it was[...]

Role of a lifetime: Scarlett Johansson as Courtney Love? And Cobain is…

By HollywoodNews.com HollywoodNews.com: Shortly after blabbing that she slept with Mr. Gwen Stefani aka Gavin Rossdale, Courtney Love is co-producing a Kort Cobain biopic and “Iron Man 2” babe Scarlett Johansson would rush at the chance to play the devilish blonde. Johansson who is an avid Hole aficionado would love[...]

Dustin Hoffman tries “Luck” for HBO

Dustin Hoffman will star in “Luck,” an HBO program scripted by David Milch and executive produced by Michael Mann that centers on eccentric gamblers who work the horse-racing circuit. According to Variety, Hoffman will portray “a man in his late 60s just released from four years in prison who’s autodidactic,[...]