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ENLIGHTENED DERN 320 Emmy Watch: Laura Dern on channeling Lucille Ball in HBO’s ‘Enlightened’

Photo: Laura Dern in ‘Enlightened.’ Credit: HBO.

Between now and June 28, the deadline for Emmy voters to return nomination ballots, EW.com is running a series called Emmy Watch, featuring highlight clips and interviews with actors, producers, and writers whom EW TV critic Ken Tucker has on his wish list for the nominations announcement on July 19.

The first time you see… Continue reading Emmy Watch: Laura Dern on channeling Lucille Ball in HBO’s ‘Enlightened’

Here we go: 2012. Should be interesting! Here are our final TV picks for 2011 as well as a list of what New Year’s Eve coverage you can expect to find on your TV. Enjoy, and we’ll see you next year! (Not a year from now, but on Monday when the date will have a different year attached to it. That’s why it’s funny to say that.)

What to watch on… Continue reading What to Watch This Weekend: Tons of New Year's Eve Coverage, Chuck, and the Premiere of HBO's Angry Boys

CAST AWAY!

… Ewan McGregor, whose name undoubtedly means a great deal of different things to different people but who will always be Jerome in The Pillow Book to me, is taking the plunge into series TV. Good on you, Ew! He’ll play middle-child Chip in HBO’s adaptation of Jonathan Franzen’s The Corrections, co-written by Franzen and Noah “The Squid and the Whale” Baumbach. Dianne Wiest and Chris Cooper have already… Continue reading News Briefs: Ewan McGregor Joins HBO's The Corrections

Variety reports that Darren Aronofsky ( Black Swawn ) will direct “Hobgoblin,” a drama pilot in development at HBO.

The pilot will be written by Michael Chabon and his wife, Ayelet Waldman. It is about “a group of con men and magicians who use their skills of deception to help defeat Hitler and the Germans during WWII.”

As was previously reported, Aronofsky is also moving forward with Noah , his… Continue reading Darren Aronofsky to Direct HBO's Hobgoblin