Daniel Fienberg

Television Critic for The Hollywood Reporter

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Television critic for the Hollywood Reporter

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More than 19 million people in the U.S. watched the final episode of “Game of Thrones,” making it the most viewed episode of any HBO show ever.

‘Game of Thrones’ is over. What should you watch now?

More than 19 million people in the U.S. watched the final episode of “Game of Thrones,” making it the most viewed episode of any HBO show ever.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

In the first episode since the election, The Spin-off crew contemplates the role TV news had in this year's presidential contest, and what TV might look like going forward.

Election, escapism and 'Gilmore Girls'

In the first episode since the election, The Spin-off crew contemplates the role TV news had in this year's presidential contest, and what TV might look like going forward.

from The Spin-off

Late night TV has been criticized for being “too white” and it’s about to get even less colorful.

What Larry Wilmore’s cancellation says about late night TV

Late night TV has been criticized for being “too white” and it’s about to get even less colorful.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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AT&T will spin off WarnerMedia (the parent company of HBO, CNN, and Warner Brothers film studio) and merge it with Discovery (which owns HGTV, TLC, and Animal Planet) to create a new…

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"The Conjuring" films have conjured billions of box-office dollars since the first one in 2013.

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Four days into shooting his tragic-comic film, “Another Round,” Danish director Thomas Vinterberg’s 19-year-old daughter — who was supposed to appear in the movie — was killed by a…

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Kim Masters and Matt Belloni offer a fresh banter about the current awkwardness at WarnerMedia.

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The grand experiment that was AT&T’s ownership of WarnerMedia is coming to an end. The phone company will spin off its WarnerMedia assets to the media giant Discovery.

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You could say "The Dry," a fine Australian thriller, is partly about global warming.

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Billy Crystal plays a comedy writer with dementia in "Here Today," and Tiffany Haddish is a singer and street performer who becomes his guardian angel, but the mirth is forced and the…

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News broke in May that AT&T would be spinning off WarnerMedia to Discovery and that David Zaslav would run the combined media empire, but that deal isn’t closing any time soon.

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Veteran producer David Friendly’s many film credits include three “Big Momma’s House” movies.

from The Business