The Loudest Voice: Grade the Premiere of Showtime’s Roger Ailes Miniseries

RELATED STORIES Oscar winner Russell Crowe is nearly unrecognizable in The Loudest Voice, Showtime’s limited series based on the life of the late, disgraced Roger Ailes. The seven-part drama, which premiered Sunday, chronicles Ailes’ career as the founder of conservative news empire Fox News Channel, from his days as a right-wing media juggernaut, to his […]

Showtime’s Roger Ailes Miniseries Cast Adds Sienna Miller, Seth MacFarlane, and More

Roger Ailes, the man responsible for turning Fox News into a media empire, died in 2017, and Hollywood wasted no time developing takes on his scandal-laden downfall. Annapurna Pictures recently parted ways with a star-studded movie on the subject, but today, Showtime’s Roger Ailes TV show cast just grew by four members. Sienna Miller (Layer […]

YouTube ads will help you find showtimes during movie trailers

You can’t officially escape YouTube ads unless you pay, but you’ll soon get to do a lot more with those ads. YouTube is “exploring” ad extensions that go beyond basic business info and forms. You can get local showtimes for a movie while you’re watching its trailer, for instance. Other extensions would let you download […]

‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Season 2 Trailer: Showtime’s Drama About the ’70s Stand-Up Comedy Scene is Back

Showtime’s I’m Dying Up Here taps into all the seedy exploits that come to mind when we think of the 1970s: sex, drugs, and…stand-up comedy. The drama series about the 1970s L.A. comedy scene is back with an I’m Dying Up Here season 2 trailer. And it looks like it’s as dramatic as ever. I’m Dying Up […]

Watch the First Episode of Showtime’s ‘Our Cartoon President’ for Free Right Now

Since every single day is a waking nightmare thanks to the actions of Donald Trump and his bumbling administration, some good old fashioned satire is exactly what we need to help us get through the next three years. Showtime has teamed with Stephen Colbert to deliver an animated series called Our Cartoon President, providing us […]

Ben Stiller to Direct Benicio Del Toro in Showtime’s ‘Escape at Dannemora’

Ben Stiller is set to direct a new Showtime miniseries, Escape at Dannemora, this fall. The prison escape drama will star Benicio Del Toro (Sicario), Paul Dano (Swiss Army Man), and Academy Award-winner Patricia Arquette (Boyhood). The miniseries is based on a true story involving a 20-day manhunt. Below, learn more about the new Ben Stiller Showtime series. According to Variety, two former Ray Donavon writers, Brett […]

‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Trailer: There’s No Such Thing as An Easy Laugh in Showtime’s New Series

There used to be a time when summer was a dead zone when it came to finding good television. But nowadays there’s an overabundance of programming to be found at every turn. Netflix always has something cooking, which means broadcast and cable networks are trying to keep up with great fresh content of their own, […]

Showtime’s streaming apps can download video for offline viewing

A day after trumpeting that it’s coming to cord-cutting Sling TV, Showtime is helping out another neglected group: Offline viewers. The premium network announced that its Showtime and Showtime Anytime apps now let users download content to watch later in both standard and 720p high definition format (or up to 1080p on tablets). The update […]

How Wall Street psychologists and Tony Robbins inspired one of the main characters on Showtime’s ‘Billions’

“Billions”/Showtime For viewers of Showtime’s series “Billions,” the character Wendy Rhoades, an in-house hedge fund psychiatrist played by Maggie Siff, may seem to be a dramatic invention. After all, do Wall Street’s power players really need their egos boosted? It turns out that there is indeed a niche industry for Wall Street psychiatrists and performance coaches, […]

A Wall Street performance coach who’s consulted on Showtime’s ‘Billions’ says too many people have the same misconception about success

Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images For some of Denise Shull’s clients, being in a slump might mean losing millions of dollars of other people’s money. Shull is the founder of the ReThink Group, a performance coaching group that specializes in clients on Wall Street. She’s also one of the inspirations for Wendy Rhoades, the in-house psychiatrist at the […]