Made For TV
Mike Judge might be one of the most prolific pop culture creator of our lifetime. Think about it: Beavis and Butthead, King of the Hill, Office Space, that one with Luke Wilson in the future where everyone says “But it’s got electrolytes!” And now Silicon Valley, a new HBO show about a bunch of skinny geeks in San Fran who write code and try to hit the tech jackpot.
Already from the trailer we can tell that this is going to be GIRLS for dudes who bitch about their start-ups on Secret. Oh, you threw up because someone offered you $10 million??? Try getting a real job, Mr. Hannah Horvath.
Shooting has wrapped on HBO’s new TV show Silicon Valley, and the sitcom is debuting until April. Typical unnecessary tech embargo. Still, HBO invited some TV critics to scope it out earlier this week, and they were pretty pleased about it.
The Hollywood Reporter‘s Lacey Rose said it seemingly aspires to be “Entourage for the startup scene,” which we guess means a show about four Erics?
This is how the summer ends: not with a bang, but with a whimper. The combined totals of the top five films over the four-day holiday weekend could only manage to gross 75 percent of what X-Men Origins: Wolverine pulled down during its opening weekend back on May 1. The Final Destination Read More
And so Labor Day is finally upon us. What a long strange trip this summer movie season has been! What began all the way back in May with X-Men Origins: Wolverine, officially draws to a close over the holiday with three moderately high-profile films finding home on the dumping ground. As we do Read More
Monday: Jon & Kate Plus 8
Schadenfreude alert! The Gosselin family (Jon, Kate and their eight children, including a set of sextuplets) return to television tonight for the fifth season of the hit reality show that bears their name, just in time to make you realize your life isn’t so bad after all. Read More