Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Veep: Great new comedy that avoids political stigma

By Jeff Mitchell

April 24, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Television

The new comedy “Veep” is an HBO release that will leave fans of comedy satisfied. This new comedy premiered on April 22 and stars Julia-Louis Dreyfus as Selina Meyer, the vice president of the United States. Most w...

HBO features a fresh new comedy with ‘Girls’

By Kevin Romani

April 16, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Television

Executive producer Judd Apatow (“Knocked Up,” “The 40-Year-Old Virgin”) returns his attention to television with “Girls,” a very modern and appropriate comedy for upcoming college graduates. “Girls” comes from cre...

“Entourage” wraps up after eight seasons

By Kevin Romani

September 22, 2011

Filed under Television

“Entourage” was one of the most successful comedy series of the 2000s. Almost overnight, the Hollywood-inspired show became a pop culture phenomenon, as it was quoted regularly by fans and referenced in several other forms o...

HBO does it again with ‘Game of Thrones’

By Kevin Romani

April 21, 2011

Filed under Television

The premium cable television network has been running this slogan for years now, and it continues to live up to its reputation. With its dedication to story, character and high production values, HBO’s (Home Box Office) ...

HBO’s ‘Boardwalk Empire’ premieres tonight at 9 p.m.

By Josh Steinberg

September 19, 2010

Filed under Movies and Television

Love booze, violence and sex just as much as the next guy? Well then look no further for your new show of the fall. HBO’s new original series Boardwalk Empire is set in Atlantic City during the 1920s when the prohibition...