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  • Showtime’s Mayweather-Pacquiao Series to Follow Only Mayweather

    Mar 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *The long anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will finally happen on May 2, and Showtime has announced a premiere date for its requisite reality series that documents the weeks leading up to the main event. The four-part “Inside Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao” will debut on April 18, but cameras will only follow […]

  • ‘The Wire’ Alum Andre Royo Joins Showtime Pilot ‘Happyish’

    Dec 9, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Andre Royo has joined Showtime’s comedy pilot “Happyish” as a recurring character, reports Deadline.com. “Happyish” is described as a scathing examination of our pursuit of happiness, a pursuit that might just be the very thing causing our unhappiness in the first place. It centers on Thom Payne (Steve Coogan), a 44-year-old man whose world is […]

  • Kobe Bryant Learns a Valuable Lesson at Age 6: ‘I Was Scared as S**t’

    Oct 21, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *ESPN The Magazine may be blaming Kobe Bryant’s off-the-court “attitude” for the Lakers’ woes of late, but Showtime head honcho David Nevins was actually impressed by the NBA superstar’s down-time demeanor shown in footage from a then-proposed documentary about the player’s recovery from a torn Achilles in April 2013. Nevins was so fascinated that he […]

  • Floyd Mayweather Admits ‘All Access’ Series is Staged

    Sep 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments


    *Dragged before athletic officials Monday over a number of possible infractions seen in his Showtime series “All Access,” Floyd Mayweather Jr. said Tuesday that most of his shenanigans on the reality show – which he also executive produces – are staged as a way to sell more pay-per-views, reports ESPN.com. The pound-for-pound champ was ordered to appear at the Nevada […]

  • ‘Ray Donovan’s’ Wendell Pierce Talks Jon Voight, Mr. Keith

    Aug 6, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *In the current second season of Showtime’s “Ray Donovan,” new cast member Wendell Pierce has his hands full as a down-and-out parole officer who ends up on the payroll of the title character, a Hollywood fixer played by Liev Schreiber. Ray needs Pierce’s Mr. Keith to help keep his unruly and unpredictable father Mickey (Jon […]

  • Former Lakers Star Michael Cooper Has Tongue Cancer

    Jul 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Former Los Angeles Lakers star and current Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early stage tongue cancer and has taken a leave from the WNBA team. Cooper will have surgery this week at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta and a full recovery is expected, the Dream said Monday. The 58-year-old coach is […]