Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Beau Willimon

  • The Playlist
    33 comments
    tweet
    0

    Are You Part Of The 2% That Watched 'House Of Cards' Season 2 In One Weekend? Netflix Watches You Watch

    The premiere of the second season of the Netflix series “House Of Cards” was kind of a big deal. How big, you ask? No less than President Obama tweeted a plea for no spoilers. And now there are newly some released details from the streaming giant on how the show did on its return.

    Read More »
  • Caryn James
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    George Clooney Saves the World (Or At Least Art) in 'The Monuments Men'

    The Monuments Men begins with a captivating scene, set in Belgium during World War II. We see close-ups of a work of art -- van Eyck's oversized Ghent Altarpiece—hear banging, then see priests crate up the individual panels of the painting, put them in a truck in the dark of night and send it off f...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'It's like a drug, but I get to control it': Seven Highlights From the 'House of Cards' TimesTalk With Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright and Beau Willimon

    "History will not remember those who had nothing to offer but stagnation," "House of Cards" showrunner Beau Willimon said as he set the tone for last night's live streamed New York Times panel discussion about the Netflix series that stretched from binge viewing to the congressional inefficiencies o...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: 55-Minute Talk With Matthew Weiner, Aaron Sorkin & More Showrunners About Violence, Their Hit Shows & More

    With the surplus of quality series currently on cable television, there are also the notable names and personalities behind them -- “Mad Men” and Matthew Weiner, D.B. Weiss and “Game of Thrones,” Aaron Sorkin and “The Newsroom.” All are articulate, enjoyable, and insightful, and thanks to the coming...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'Doing bad for the greater good': Kevin Spacey, Beau Willimon and Co. Look Back at 'House of Cards' Season One

    Late last week at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, "House of Cards" showrunner Willimon and cast members Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright and more gathered for for a panel discussion about the origins of the Netflix series.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    24

    5 Things We Learned About the Unconventional Assembling of 'House of Cards' From Media Rights Capital's Modi Wiczyk

    "House of Cards," the Netflix original political drama from David Fincher, Kevin Spacey and Beau Willimon that launched exclusively on the site on February 1st, has been an fascinating experiment both in terms of storytelling and as a business venture. It's a show that, in accordance w...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    24 comments
    tweet
    17

    What Worked & What Didn't In Season One Of David Fincher & Kevin Spacey's 'House Of Cards'

    Ten days ago, Beau Willimon, David Fincher, Kevin Spacey and Netflix hoped to change the future of television with "House of Cards," the first high-profile series to be produced by, and air exclusively on, the streaming platform. A remake of the late 1980s BBC miniseries (itself based on the book by...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    26

    Where to Watch the First Episode of David Fincher's 'House of Cards' for Free Online

    Netflix launched its David Fincher original series "House of Cards" today -- read our review here -- in its 13-episode first season entirety. For those without a subscription, the company has made the first episode, which Fincher directed in what is his first TV venture, available for free...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    5 comments
    tweet
    35

    'House of Cards' Review: Why David Fincher's First TV Series is Tailor-Made for Binge-Watching

    Today, Netflix dropped all 13 episodes of the initial season of its first major original series, "House of Cards," online for its subscribers -- a political drama from Beau Willimon, David Fincher and Kevin Spacey, who plays the lead role of Representative Frank Underwood, House ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    19

    'House of Cards' Showrunner Beau Willimon on Netflix, Ideal Politicians and Working With David Fincher

    When Netflix unveils all 13 episodes of the first season of "House of Cards" on Friday, February 1st, it will potentially join the ranks of cable networks like HBO, AMC and FX without being a TV network at all. The streaming site/DVD-by-mail company premiered its first original series, the...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • WATCH: Stylish First Trailer for Clint ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • The Normal HeartWatch: New Trailer For HBO's 'The Normal ...The Playlist
  • Wally Pfister Talks Analog vs. Digital ...Thompson on Hollywood