3 hrs ago
Star's support stuns actors
A Hollywood heavyweight has stunned a group of Fringe performers - by sending them a personal message ahead of their run.
7 hrs ago
Seinfeld, Grimes highlight last night's Webby Awards
Jerry Seinfeld : 'Why five words? It doesn't ...' Fred Armisen Grimes : Person of the Year Frank Last night the 17th Annual Webby Awards were presented in New York.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
Nearly 1,000 turn out for Bel Air 'House of Cards' casting call
An estimated 1,000 people came through the Bel Air Reckord Armory Saturday in the hope of landing a part on the second season of the Netflix television series "House of Cards." "It was a great cross section of people, I think, that will allow us to depict all walks of life in Washington, D.C.," local casting director Kimberly Skyrme said.
Preakness party: Who hobnobbed in Maryland's tent?
The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, an annual staple in the Preakness corporate village, hosted 32 business leaders in its tent on Saturday at a cost of $50,000. The guests, including "House of Cards" star Kevin Spacey, chowed down on crab cakes, sliced beef, grilled veggies, salad and pastries.
Fri May 17, 2013
Slice of Scifi
Amazon: Zombieland Out - Alpha House In
Amazon has jumped head first into the world of original online programming just as Netflix, its main competitor for that market, has been doing for the past year.
Survey: 'Netflix Adultery' is rampant
JANUARY 17: Beau Willimon, Robin Wright, Kate Mara, David Fincher and Kevin Spacey attend the red carpet premiere for the launch of Netflix Original Series 'House of Cards' at Odeon West End on January 17, 2013 in London, England.
Thu May 16, 2013
Globe and Mail
Does 'Netflix adultery' count as cheating?
The definition of cheating can be a hot topic - is it kissing another woman? Is it flirting with a colleague? Or, as Netflix will have you believe, is it watching a television show without your partner's knowledge? In a rather clever new campaign , the Intenet-based television and movie service said that "Netflix adultery" affects half of ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
'House of Cards' films second season in Maryland
It started out as an experiment on Netflix and has turned out to be a huge success, and the best part is that it has Maryland ties.
Tue May 14, 2013
Slide Show: Netflix gambles on original series
Here are a few of its original offerings. "Lilyhammer," with musician and actor Steven van Zandt, debuted in the U.S. in February 2012.
Spacey to give MacTaggart lecture
Kevin Spacey has been chosen to give an annual keynote speech to TV executives - about how his latest hit show bypassed television channels.
Therese Poletti's Tech Tales: Netflix: no longer pariah of Wall Street
In the summer of 2011, Netflix Inc. became a pariah on Wall Street, thanks to a price hike and a seemingly abrupt decision to split its DVD rental and streaming content businesses into two, which caused thousands of subscribers to flee and its stock to plummet.
Mon May 13, 2013
Netflix: The New Cable, "House of Cards" & "Arrested Development" Helping Put Them on Top
With movies, TV series, and documentaries at your fingertips, Netflix has brought over 100,000 movies, ranging from any different category, to your home in a matter of seconds.
Sun May 12, 2013
Kevin Spacey to deliver MacTaggart lecture at Edinburgh TV festival
Kevin Spacey in Netflix series House of Cards: the actor says his speech will reflect on 'opportunity, innovation and creativity'. Photograph: Melinda Sue Gordon/AP Kevin Spacey , the Academy Award-winning actor and artistic director of the Old Vic theatre in London, will bring a touch of Hollywood star power to this year's Guardian Edinburgh ... (more)
L.A. Confidential eyed for drama series...
James Ellroy's 1990s novel L.A. Confidential was turned into an acclaimed feature starring Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe and Kim Basinger and produced by Regency.
Thu May 09, 2013
Television Shows Without Television Companies
Wikipedia describes House of Cards as a television series, even though it wasn't distributed through any television network, neither broadcast nor cable.
'House of Cards' Hit Netflix Series Wins Webby, Next Step Emmy Award?
This series could be the start of a new trend as it was not released on cable tv but was a series that was made by and aired on Netflix.
Kevin Spacey adopts dog and calls her Boston 'in honour of the city' after bombings
The American Beauty actor then posted up a series of heart warming shots showing himself snuggling up to the adorable tan, black and white pooch, who seemed equally fond of the actor, covering him in canine kisses.
Wed May 08, 2013
Kevin Spacey talks WHCD's 'House of Nerds'
"House of Nerds," a video shown at the White House Correspondents' Dinner that spoofs the dinner and the politics that surround it, was a year in the making.
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Oh the Cuteness: Kevin Spacey Introduces Us to His New Shelter Puppy on Twitter
Kevin Spacey played a little game with his Twitter followers the other day. Here's the first of the photos he sent, unaccompanied by text: A dog's paw? It would seem.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Netflix original TV series House of Cards is about politics, not gambling. Still, the show is a huge bet: The online video service reportedly spent $100 million on two seasons of the series, which is produced by Oscar-winning filmmaker David Fincher and stars Kevin Spacey as a Machiavellian House Democratic whip scheming his way through ... (more)