Articles for Luck Season 1

The next project from Deadwood creator David Milch and Oscar-nominated film director Michael Mann brings us to the world of horse racing.But don‘t dismiss HBO‘s Luck as anything like Seabiscuit or Secretariat. Sure, the sure will revolve around the goings-on in a race track, from the bettors to the jockeys to the horse owners, but it will go deeper -- beyond the race, and to the people that move it. In Milch‘s words, the show will tackle "not only in what happens in the clubhouse and the grandstand, but also on the backside of the track, where the training is done and where they house the horses." Read more »
HBO‘s hedging its bets again tonight with the new series Luck. It‘s from Deadwood creator David Milch and acclaimed director Michael Mann. It stars Dustin Hoffman and recent Oscar nominee Nick Nolte. And if I say it‘s about horse racing, I‘m not being fully truthful. Read more »
If you‘re seated in front of your telly, anxiously wondering if your favorite show‘s returning to your screens soon... well, if that show‘s on the list, it is getting renewed. Yay for you! And me. I happen to like most of these shows. What are the chances? Read more »
This week‘s news roundup includes a rumored casting, a controversial spat, a failed marriage and some sex talk. Read on to find out more. Read more »
In a surprising move, HBO has stopped all production of its horse-racing drama Luck in the middle of filming its second season, cancelling the series due to a third horse dying during production.  Read more »
Veteran character actor Dennis Farina has died. The real-life police officer-turned-actor passed away from a blood clot in his lung. He was 69.  Read more »