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Dennis Farina's Best TV Roles

Posted 07.23.2013 | TV

Dennis Farina, best known to TV audiences for his work on "Law & Order," has died. The veteran film and TV actor, who starred as Detective Joe Font...

HBO Responds To 'Luck' Lawsuit Allegations

Posted 04.22.2013 | TV

Back in January, Barbara Casey, former Director of Production for the American Humane Association's film and TV division, filed a suit against the AHA...

HBO Sued For Alleged Cover-Up Of Horse Deaths On 'Luck'

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

HBO's short-lived horse racing drama "Luck" garnered plenty of controversy in its first and only season, and apparently that controversy is set to con...

Canceling 'Luck' Cost HBO How Much!?

Posted 05.02.2012 | TV

Even in cancellation, "Luck" cost HBO a lot. According to Vulture, HBO lost $35 million by canceling the Dustin Hoffman horse racing drama. Time Warne...

Inside The 'Unprecedented' Horse Deaths On 'Luck'

AP | LYNN ELBER | Posted 05.17.2012 | TV

LOS ANGELES -- Horse racing has long withstood the deaths of its skittish, injury-prone thoroughbreds. Hollywood proved it lacks the stomach for it. ...

Why HBO Was Right To Cancel 'Luck'

Maureen Ryan | Posted 05.14.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

Because David Milch was so wonderful at making Luck's horses come alive as individuals, it's even harder now to contemplate them dying for the sake of art, as magical as that art might be.

HBO Cancels 'Luck'

Posted 03.15.2012 | TV

HBO has decided to cancel its horse-racing drama "Luck" after a third horse died during production on Tuesday. HBO released the following statement: ...

Why You Shouldn't Give Up On 'Luck'

Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.18.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

There's a good chance waverers will stay with "Luck" after Sunday's episode, which features a terrific racing sequence that embodies everything I enjoy about Milch's drama.

Sex, Vice And Sin: The Small Screen Turns Ugly

Stephanie Earp | Posted 04.01.2012 | TV
Stephanie Earp

Our search for interesting, unique TV characters seems to have dragged us into a mire of darkness, depression and vice. At this point, almost every critically acclaimed show on TV is about some form of grift -- porn, crystal meth, betting -- or other taboos.

'Luck' Review: Dustin Hoffman's HBO Drama Hits The Jackpot

Maureen Ryan | Posted 03.28.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

A crucial horse race in the fourth episode proved that Milch owned me; his characters and their desires had seeped into my mind and soul without me realizing it, and I found myself near tears before the race was over.

Maggie Furlong

'Luck' Interviews: Is HBO's Horse Racing Drama A Winner?

HuffingtonPost.com | Maggie Furlong | Posted 03.27.2012 | TV

HBO's "Luck" is a show that is trying to do a lot of things and nothing all at once. The characters speak all the time, in all different accents, but ...