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BALLERS and VICE PRINCIPALS Each Drop Promos

BALLERS and VICE PRINCIPALS Each Drop Promos

The end is in sight for the current season of SILICON VALLEY and VEEP so eyes are turning towards the next two comedies on the schedule. That will be Season Two of HBO’s well received BALLLERS with Dwayne Johnson and the debut of Danny McBride’s VICE PRINCIPALS with Walton Goggins. Both shows arrive on 07.17.16. Each has dropped video clips to be shared. Up first is BALLERS which will air at 10:00pm. It has already launched a Season Two Tease. Here is a slightly longer Season two Trailer: The show also dropped a clip on NFL Draft Day and we’ll share that one as well.   Also out to catch our attention is the new comedy VICE...

HBO Releases Summer Premiere Dates for THE NIGHT OF, BALLERS and VICE PRINCIPALS

HBO Releases Summer Premiere Dates for THE NIGHT OF, BALLERS and VICE PRINCIPALS

As is customary for HBO once a season is about to launch, in this case GAME OF THRONES, SILICON VALLEY and VEEP, it teases us for the season ahead. The early summer slate has been officially announced including premiere dates and times for each. Coming in July are the limited series THE NIGHT OF, Season two of BALLERS and the new comedy series VICE PRINCIPALS. Here are details via a press release:  THE NIGHT OF, an eight-part limited series created by Steven Zaillian and Richard Price, debuts SUNDAY, JULY 10 (9:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT), followed by other hour-long episodes debuting subsequent Sundays at the same time. Starring John Turturro and...

VICE PRINCIPALS Launches a Tease Clip & Official Poster

VICE PRINCIPALS Launches a Tease Clip & Official Poster

It is about time we saw some concrete evidence of VICE PRINCIPALS. We have only been tracking it since May of 2014. Created by Danny McBride and Jody Hill, who were also the creators of EASTBOUND & DOWN, the new show tells the story of a high school and the people who almost run it, the vice principals. The show has already committed to eighteen episodes over two seasons and perhaps it took time to get to screen because they got all those episodes in the can already. Get ready for the misbehavior of the VICE PRINCIPALS! We warned you they were misbehaving fools. The main crux of all this is that Neal Gamby (Danny McBride) and Lee...

VICE PRINCIPALS, SILICON VALLEY and OUTCAST Debuting at SXSW in March

VICE PRINCIPALS, SILICON VALLEY and OUTCAST Debuting at SXSW in March

You all know what SXSW is, right? It stands for South By Southwest which is a 3-in-1 music, film and interactive media festival under one banner. It happens in Austin, Texas every year in March and can last for days. Tool about the festival’s website to see what going down in the heart of Texas. Trust me a lot is happening doing the nine day event from March 11 – 20, but we are, naturally, singling out the HBO content.  The new HBO series VICE PRINCIPALS and the new Robert Kirkman CINEMAX series OUTCAST will make their world premieres at panels of the 2016 SXSW Music, Film and Interactive Festival this March, while the panel for...

McBride’s VICE PRINIPALS Has Major Casting Call

McBride’s VICE PRINIPALS Has Major Casting Call

HBOWatch brings this news, about VICE PRINCIPALS to your attention not so much to get you to go audition for the upcoming comedic series for HBO, but to alert you that the series is filming. Who knows, it could still make it to the schedule before the end of the year or perhaps replace LOOKING at the start of next. The site Project Casting has listed a long line of extras and stand-ins that they need down on the set in Charleston, South Carolina. Now you would think that they’d need a whole school full of extras being that the show takes place in a high school, but that is just one casting call they list. Featured Roles Casting Call New...

Update: VICE PRINCIPALS Starts Production Soon

Update: VICE PRINCIPALS Starts Production Soon

Update: When we first ran this post we were not aware of whom Danny McBride’s co-lead was going to be in VICE PRINCIPALS and now we know that it is – Walton Goggins (pictured). Oh, you recognize him; he has been in such shows as Justified and Sons of Anarchy. His last comedic stint was on NBC’s Community and now he takes another whack at comedy. His latest character is named Lee Russell who is called a “conniving politician who enters into an unholy alliance with Neal Gamby (McBride). Also signed on recently is Shea Whigham (BOARDWALK EMPIRE’s Eli Thompson) as Ray Liptrapp mentioned as “the new husband of Gamby’s ex (Busy...

Danny McBride to Star in New HBO Comedy Series: VICE PRINCIPALS

Danny McBride to Star in New HBO Comedy Series: VICE PRINCIPALS

LOS ANGELES, May 28, 2014 – Danny McBride, star of the hit HBO comedy series “Eastbound & Down,” will return to the network in the comedy series VICE PRINCIPALS, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming. The show is slated for 18 episodes, with the debut date and number of episodes per season to be announced as they are confirmed. “Danny McBride and Jody Hill have created a smart, rowdy and unpredictable style of comedy that we can’t get enough of,” said Lombardo. “The idea of them setting their minds on high school was irresistible.” “HBO was the perfect creative family for ‘Eastbound...

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