HBO Ratings: ‘Curb’ Has Its Best Finale Since 2004

By David Frankel LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - The eighth-season finale of HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm" averaged 2 million for its premiere Sunday, and another 406,000 for a 12:45 a.m. encore run, marking the Larry David series' best season-wrap numbers since 2004. Vampire drama "True Blood" also finished its fourth season strong, sucking up 5.1 million […]

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Cinemax, Alan Ball Team for New Amish Drama ‘Banshee’

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Cinemax is raising the barn: The cable network announced a new Amish drama from “True Blood” creator Alan Ball. The cable station confirms to TheWrap that it’s working with Ball on a new series, “Banshee,” that will center around an ex-con/martial arts expert who descends on a tiny […]

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‘True Blood’s’ Alan Ball Answers the Season Four Premiere’s Burning Questions

Fairies lobbing bombs. Dead parrots coming back to life. A doll-decapitating baby. Judging by all the strange things happening in the Season Four premiere of HBO's "True Blood," life is back to perfectly (ab)normal in Bon Temps, Louisiana. Where it appears there really is no such thing as a good day for anyone. "Everyone gets […]

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Countdown To ‘True Blood’: Sunday

Sunday: Tonight's the Night. Let's Get This Party Started. Tonight's the night. Finally, our long national nightmare is over. The fourth season of "True Blood" will premiere on HBO. We finally will find out how Sookie gets out of fairyland, what Bill and Eric have been up to, and where Tara went after she left […]

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