| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:54 AM
It's a cold, gray Friday afternoon in a dark and drafty concrete warehouse at an industrial park in Columbia. Not exactly the setting in which anyone would expect to find glamour, wit or the next big thing in pop culture.
But through a series of doors...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:31 AM
There's a big launch event tonight in Washington for the Baltimore-made HBO comedy "VEEP," and I do not want to spoil anyone's fun. So, I am going to be purposefully light on details in talking about the three episodes of this brilliant and biting...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 10:37 AM
HBO's "Game of Thrones" will return for its second season April 1, the network announced Friday.
The 10-episode Season 2 will see the rise of the Imp (Emmy winner Peter Dinklage) as the Hand of the King and several new characters coming to Westeros. It...
| May 20, 2012
| 8:19 PM
"VEEP" keeps getting better week by week. And the last couple of weeks, it feels as if the HBO comedy has really found its feet.
Baltimore viewers will be especially interested in the ending of Sunday's episode as it sets the wheels in motion for a...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:46 AM
It was a huge night at the Emmys for those with a Maryland connection. From actresses to designers, Marylanders made quite a showing.
Christian Siriano continued his red carpet winning streak with a number of fantastic frocks at last night's Emmy Awards....
| Apr 17, 2012
| 6:38 PM
From a Sunday magazine cover piece to Page One stories and blogs posts, I feel like I have been writing about the new HBO satire "VEEP" for at least a year.
But the series starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer, a former senator who becomes vice...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 11:07 AM
After weeks of partisan sniping, the public finally gets to judge HBO's Sarah Palin docudrama "Game Change" for itself this weekend. But the campaign for more politics as TV drama has only begun.
Aaron Sorkin's"The West Wing"notwithstanding, prime-time...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 9:33 AM
"VEEP" is the kind of series that separates HBO from almost every other channel or network making television these days.
It takes great risks, dares to break new ground, includes some of the most imaginative artists working in the arts and aims for...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 6:37 PM
Vice President Selina Meyer is just a heartbeat away from the most powerful position in the world in HBO's cynical, hilarious and profane political satire "Veep" (9 p.m. Sunday, HBO; 3 stars). I hope that heart never stops beating.
As played by the...
| Apr 17, 2011
| 4:32 AM
HBO will announce on Monday that it has decided to pick up "VEEP," the political satire pilot filmed in Maryland and starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus. The decision by TV's top cable channel will put the state back in the film and TV production business at a...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 4:32 PM
HBO Monday made it official: "VEEP," the pilot starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus that filmed in Maryland, will be a series. The pickup was first reported here Saturday with the prediction that an official announcement would be made Monday. Read that story...