The 5-foot-11, 222-pound Nick Kisner, and Old Mill graduate, will challenge 6-5, 231-pound Otto Wallin of Sweden in a 10-round bout in Atlantic City, N.J., as part of a card headlined by a fight for the undisputed women’s middleweight championship.
Socially-committed, honest documentary films do the same work great newspapers and digital platforms do in bringing accurate information and uncompromising truths to audiences. They are another way in which we, can counter the disinformation and lies coming from so many of our elected leaders.
The Westminster Mayor and Council met Nov. 26 to sign off on a cable franchise agreement with Ting Fiber Inc and to change city code to allow for nightclubs in the city's Central Commercial Zone, which encompasses two former government properties — the old firehouse and post office.
Barry Levinson's HBO film "Paterno" will debut April 7. The stars Al Pacino as the legendary coach whose career ended in ignominy when his longtime assistant coach, Jerry Sandusky, was charged and ultimately convicted of sexually assaulting 10 boys over 15 years.
From daring direction by Barry Levinson to Robert De Niro's mesmerizing performance as disgraced financier Bernie Madoff, "The Wizard of Lies," which will premiere at the Maryland Film Festival Thursday in advance of its May 20 debut on HBO, is another grand-slam docudrama from TV's premier cable channel.
Jon Stewart and "Star Trek," two of the most successful franchises in media history, are returning to television. But neither is actually going to be on TV. Stewart signed a four-year contract with HBO, and "Star Trek" has a new deal with CBS. Each development was big news last week for millions of fans. But taken together, they have something even larger to say to all of us: The digital future for TV is arriving a lot faster than many analysts thought. In fact, when it comes to the very best TV
Barry Levinson and Tom Fontana, whose TV credits extend back to NBC's 'Homicide: Life on the Street' and HBO's 'Oz,' have been signed by the National Geographic Channel to do a mini-series on the last days of the American Embassy in Saigon.
The sad fact that free time has not been the Ravens' friend is well-documented. But the message has been sent from owner Steve Bisciotti, general manager Ozzie Newsome and coach John Harbaugh that the Ravens have reached the end of their patience with the kind of off-field idiocy that has badly scarred the image of the franchise.
The Palins are finished - kaput. And I think what finally did Sarah Palin and her family in was HBO's "Game Change." She will never be taken seriously by anyone of the millions who saw that film. Let's hear it for HBO.
A large sign at the crossroads of Washington and Congress Avenue welcomed visitors, or at least the "House of Cards" film crew, to Gaffney, South Carolina, population 13,126. At least one sign, at St. John and Green streets, directed traffic to the South Carolina Route 120.
Even after more than three decades of haunting soundstages, I have to admit the one built on the same floor as the newsroom of The Baltimore Sun for ¿House of Cards,¿ the Netflix series starring Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright and Kate Mara, occasionally throws me a little.
CNN has been under big-time pressure to do something about its ratings, and the news of this hire is that it is moves CNN off the news model it has been following for decades. It also cedes journalistic control as the the show being produced outside CNN.
This week in an episode titled "Baseball," Baltimore gets to play itself in a story line that finds Vice President Selina Meyer (Louis-Dreyfus) hosting an "Eat Healthy" event at Camden Yards - and meeting Hall of Famer Jim Palmer.