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Ace Reveals How He Ended Up In Prison On 'Luck'

Posted 04.06.2012 | TV

When Chester "Ace" Bernstein (Dustin Hoffman) first walked onto the screen in "Luck" (Sun., 9 p.m. EST on HBO), he was coming off a three-year stretch...

Super Bowl TV Alternatives

HuffPost TV Staff | Posted 05.16.2012 | TV

Not into football, huh? Or maybe you're already anticipating needing a distraction after Sunday's big game? Either way, we've got some Super Bowl alte...

Could Andrew Luck & Peyton Manning Coexist On Colts?

AP | MICHAEL MAROT | Posted 04.03.2012 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS — Andrew Luck is willing to learn from Peyton Manning. He just wants everyone to know he's ready to play next season, too. The Sta...

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.

HBO Renews 'Luck' For Second Season

Posted 01.31.2012 | TV

HBO has renewed its horse-racing drama "Luck" for a second season, the network announced Tuesday. The decision comes only a few days after the show's ...

'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 ...

What to Watch: TV Picks for Jan. 23 - 29

The Huffington Post TV Canada | Stephanie Earp | Posted 01.23.2012 | TV

"Touch" - Wednesday January 25, 9 p.m. ET/PT, Global/Fox Don't get too excited -- tonight is just a preview of this new Keifer Sutherland series, w...

What To Watch This Week

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 01.22.2012 | TV

It's a transitional week on the TV schedule: a few shows sign off for the season, while several late-season offerings make their premieres. The emotio...

How to Be a Lucky Bitch in 2012

Courtney Cachet | Posted 02.29.2012 | Impact
Courtney Cachet

The same opportunities are available for all of us, but the lucky ones see them and pursue them. Be open to meeting new people and taking chances.

Christmas From The Outside In: A Meditation

William Grassie | Posted 02.15.2012 | Religion
William Grassie

But there is more going on than mere survival and reproduction. Jesus is an existential question mark for what we hold most true, good and beautiful in the human drama.

5 Ways To Become Luckier

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 01.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

The truth is, we can make our own good luck, and it's a lot easier and less messy than throwing salt over our left (or is it right?) shoulder.

Dustin Hoffman Is Not Happy

Posted 11.26.2011 | Entertainment

Dustin Hoffman played hilariously evil in the Disney Peter Pan live action sequel, "Hook." In this teaser for his new project, he's just downright sca...

The Power Behind Making Your Own Luck

Peter Baksa | Posted 09.25.2011 | Healthy Living
Peter Baksa

Nothing is beyond your control. Wake up from this fictitious nightmare. Once you operate from falsely-rooted concepts, you manifest more of the same.

Why Some Entrepreneurs Have all the Luck

Anthony Tjan | Posted 09.11.2011 | Business
Anthony Tjan

Arguably, most "business luck" can be influenced -- you can increase your propensity to be lucky in business if you understand how.

Trifecta Interview: Michael Cuesta Directs Ron Eldard and Jill Hennessy in The Roadie: Queens, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 07.16.2011 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

The adage, "You can't go home again," isn't completely true. You can go home again, but it's going to involve serious heartbreak, a coke binge, multiple altercations, confronting uncomfortable truths and your own mother slapping your just-punched face.

Tribeca Film Festival Exclusive Interview: Dennis Farina Scores in Last Rites and Luck

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 07.03.2011 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

Dennis Farina. You have to love him. You can't help yourself. Farina's latest leading role as Joe May in The Last Rites of Joe May puts us under a new kind of mesmerizing spell.

You May Already Have Lost!

Charlie Carillo | Posted 05.31.2011 | New York
Charlie Carillo

Lottery winners come in all shapes and sizes, but no matter who gets the jackpot I am always willing to bet my lungs on the following: he/she/they will believe that their problems are solved.

How to Keep Your Pet Safe This St. Patrick's Day

Wendy Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Wendy Diamond

Named after Saint Patrick, the most recognized patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick's Day will be paw-sitively event-filled.

I Am Lucky

Alanna Zabel | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alanna Zabel

Mantra: I am Lucky Exercise: Padmasana Happy Saint Patrick's Day! It is believed that Saint Patrick's Day has been celebrated in Ireland since before...

Axis of Agreement Watch: Joe Klein's "Lucky" Strategy

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Mull

Obama would be wise to ignore Klein and decide not to play chicken with the numbers. Afghanistan will not magically right itself, particularly now as Petraeus can inflame the violence as much as he pleases.

New Year's Resolutions Don't Work... Unless You Ask for Help

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

If you are ending the year with anything less than a "Wow, what a year," then the change you really need to make this year is to enlist help and support to achieve your goals. Shared goals are more likely to happen.

The Most Interesting New Year's Customs From Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

New Year's Eve may conjure up images of champagne flutes and stolen midnight kisses, but for revelers in Sao Paulo, there are more important matters t...

Witness to Innocence

Andrea Lyon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrea Lyon

Men who have become exonerated after serving on death row were saved in spite of the system, not because of it. To say otherwise is not only inaccurate, it is cruel.

2010 Chicago Bears: The Luck Factor

Amy Turek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Amy Turek

The general consensus is that the Bears' winning season has more to do with good fortune than it does with good football. Still, it might be more complicated than that.