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[02/03/12 - 10:59 PM]
Development Update: Friday, February 3
Updates include: Andre Braugher to star in ABC's "Last Resort"; Michael Angarano, JoAnna Garcia Swisher land leads in CBS comedies; and FOX adds three more pilots to its roster.

[01/29/12 - 07:13 PM]
Screen Actors Guild Honors Outstanding Film And Television Performances at the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards(R)
"Boardwalk Empire" took home two awards: Male Actor in a Drama Series (Steve Buscemi) and Ensemble in a Drama Series.

[12/15/11 - 09:17 AM]
HBO Receives 18 Golden Globe Nominations, The Most of Any Television Network This Year
Other nominated series include "Game of Thrones," "Hung" and "Enlightened."

[12/15/11 - 05:43 AM]
The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards Nominations
HBO receives 18 nods, including four for "Mildred Pierce" and three each for "Boardwalk Empire," "Too Big to Fail" and "Cinema Verite."

[12/14/11 - 06:12 AM]
Nominations Announced for the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards(R)
"The Office," "Modern Family," "Glee," "The Big Bang Theory" and "30 Rock" are up for best comedy ensemble while "The Good Wife," "Game of Thrones," "Dexter," "Breaking Bad" and "Boardwalk Empire" for drama.

[12/07/11 - 10:08 AM]
2012 Writers Guild Awards Television, News, Radio, Promotional Writing, and Graphic Animation Nominees Announced
The winners will be honored at the 2012 Writers Guild Awards on Sunday, February 19, at simultaneous ceremonies in Los Angeles and New York.

[09/19/11 - 08:14 AM]
HBO Receives 19 Primetime Emmy(R) Awards, The Most of Any Network This Year
"Boardwalk Empire" led all programming with 8 awards, while "Mildred Pierce" received 5 awards.

[09/18/11 - 08:01 PM]
63rd Primetime Emmy(R) Awards Winners
Among the winners: ABC's "Modern Family" and AMC's "Mad Men" repeat as Outstanding Comedy and Drama Series.

[09/10/11 - 07:31 PM]
2011 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Winners
"Boardwalk Empire" tops the night with seven wins followed by "Deadliest Catch" and "Gettysburg" with four each.

[08/15/11 - 10:46 PM]
Development Update: Monday, August 15
Updates include: TLC cancels "Kate Plus 8"; Peter Tolan to pen NBC's Sean Hayes-led comedy; and ABC lands a pair of potential dramas.

[07/14/11 - 09:47 AM]
HBO Receives 104 Primetime Emmy(R) Nominations, The Most of Any Network This Year
"Boardwalk Empire" received 18 nominations while "Game of Thrones" received 13 nods.

[03/04/11 - 09:32 AM]
HBO Presents "Game of Thrones" Exclusive Preview April 3
The 15-minute special, airing at 9:00/8:00c, will lead into part three of "Mildred Pierce."

[03/02/11 - 09:22 AM]
HBO Miniseries' "Mildred Pierce," Starring Kate Winslet, Debuts March 27
The five-part event will air across three consecutive Sundays on the pay channel.

[01/07/11 - 03:04 PM]
Academy Award(R) Winner Kate Winslet Stars in "Mildred Pierce," A Five-Part HBO Miniseries Event Debuting in March
Parts one and two will debut back-to-back on Sunday, March 27.

[01/07/11 - 03:01 PM]
HBO/Cinemax Programming Overview
Among its 2011 plans: fantasy drama "Game of Thrones," premiering Sunday, April 17.

[08/07/10 - 05:31 PM]
HBO at TCA: "Entourage" to End Next Season, "Detective Agency" May Return
Plus: notes on "Boardwalk Empire," "Game of Thrones" and "Curb Your Enthusiasm."

[08/07/10 - 03:22 PM]
Hbo/Cinemax Programming Overview
IN TREATMENT to return in October; THE SUNSET LIMITED to bow in February; and MILDRED PIERCE is due in March.

[04/09/10 - 12:07 AM]
Development Update: Friday, April 9
Updates include: MTV books "Jersey Shore's" return date; Jason Gedrick, Jill Hennessey have "Luck" with HBO; and Lizzy Caplan joins "True Love" at CBS.

[03/13/10 - 12:04 AM]
Development Update: Saturday, March 13
Updates include: Summer Glau reports to NBC's "The Cape"; and Guy Pearce, Evan Rachel Wood and Melissa Leo join Kate Winslet on HBO's "Mildred Pierce."

[02/11/10 - 06:08 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, February 11
Updates include: ABC renews "Shaq Vs."; CBS adds another comedy pilot; and more than a dozen casting tidbits.

[08/13/09 - 06:51 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, August 13
Updates include: Comedy Central cancels "Reno 911"; Denzel Washington to produce "Billy Stiles" at FOX; and Anne Dudek books "Covert Affairs" at USA.







MILDRED PIERCE (HBO)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
3/27/11 - 4/10/11
STATUS:
telefilm/mini-series in the can
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release, March 2011) HBO Miniseries' MILDRED PIERCE, starring Kate Winslet in the title role, brings to life the memorable character introduced in James M. Cain's classic 1941 novel. The five-part drama offers an intimate portrait of a uniquely independent woman who finds herself newly divorced during the Depression years, as she struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family. The story explores Mildred's unreasonable devotion to her insatiable daughter, Veda, as well as the complex relationships she shares with the indolent men in her life. Debuting PART ONE and PART TWO on SUNDAY, MARCH 27 (9:00-11:05 p.m. ET/PT), the miniseries also stars Guy Pearce, James LeGros, Melissa Leo, Brian F. O'Byrne and Evan Rachel Wood. Mare Winningham, Morgan Turner and Hope Davis co-star. PART THREE debuts SUNDAY, APRIL 3 (9:00-10:15 p.m.); PART FOUR and PART FIVE debut SUNDAY, APRIL 10 (9:00-11:30 p.m.).
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Brian F. O'Byrne as Bert
· Evan Rachel Wood
· Guy Pearce as Monty Beragon
· Hope Davis
· James LeGros as Wally Burgan
· Kate Winslet as Mildred Pierce
· Mare Winningham as Ida
· Melissa Leo as Lucy Gessler
· Morgan Turner as Veda
· Quinn McColgan as Ray
CREW INFORMATION:
· Christine Vachon as EP
· Ilene Landress as CO-EP
· James M. Cain as BOOK
· John Wells as EP
· Jon Raymond as WRTR
· Pamela Koffler as EP
· Todd Haynes as WRTR/EP/DIR
GENRE(S):
· based on a book
· mini-series
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· John Wells Productions
· Killer Films