House of Lies


Shameless, Californication & House of Lies score comedic win for Showtime

January 14, 2013

While awards’ fans were kicking and screaming over Golden Globe award snafus, Showtime was silently staging a comedic ratings coup on cable. The premium network scored high ratings in each [...]

American Horror Story

Emmy Nominations – Who Got Served and Who Got Screwed Again

July 19, 2012

The 2012 Emmy nominations have been announced and we’ve got all of the major categories listed as well as our initial, emotional reactions. Outstanding Drama Series Breaking Bad Downton Abbey [...]


Showtime Has Your Comic-Con Transportation Needs Covered

July 11, 2012

Never letting a Comic-Con go by without getting their latest and greatest series as much exposure as possible, Showtime has once again sponsored the SDCC transportation shuttles. Eight different bus [...]

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House of Lies Premiere Review: Can Cheadle’s Charm Alone Buoy This New Series?

January 10, 2012

If we’re willing to root for a pot-selling mom in Weeds and a narcissistic alcoholic in Shameless,  can we possibly identify with a conniving, cutthroat management consultant that appears to [...]


Showtime’s ‘House of Lies’ and ‘Shameless’ Edge out ‘Californication’ with Stellar Ratings

January 9, 2012

House of Lies, Showtime’s newest half-hour comedy, got off to a stellar start in its series premiere. The series grabbed 1.6 Million viewers for the night, beating out the Fall-2011 [...]

Adult Swim

Blast Off #5: Animated Prime Time & The 2012 TV Schedule

November 30, 2011

The fifth Team Focus Blast Off is here, featuring Ernie Estrella and Mo Fathelbab. In this podcast, we discuss the growing landscape for animated prime time TV shows, starting with [...]


Don Cheadle and Kristen Bell Co-Star in Showtime Comedy ‘House of Lies’

April 7, 2011

With recent hit shows like Nurse Jackie, Weeds, United States of Tara and Episodes, Showtime has carved themselves a piece of the comedy pie. Their latest entry is half-hour series [...]

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Dawn Olivieri: From Vampire Diaries and True Blood to Don Cheadle Co-Star

January 20, 2011

Dawn Olivieri, who has appeared on True Blood and The Vampire Diaries, is going from the supernatural to the cutthroat white collar dark comedy. Deadline recently revealed that Olivieri would [...]

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Don Cheadle Signs on to Showtime's House of Lies

December 13, 2010

Academy Award nominated actor Don Cheadle (Iron Man 2) has signed on to star in and executive produce House of Lies, the new half-hour dark comedy pilot from Showtime. The [...]