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The Westworld Creators’ Season 2 Spoiler Video Was a Rickroll Prank

It turns out that yesterday's controversial Reddit AMA post by the showrunners of Westworld was an April Fools joke come too late. In the note, Jonathan Nolan…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 10, 2018

Westworld Creators Say They’re Willing to Spoil Season 2 to Prevent Season 2 Spoilers [UPDATED]

Westworld is returning on April 22 to HBO, but if you're fatigued about the prospect of watching another ten hours of it, there may be a…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 9, 2018

Westworld’s New Season 2 Trailer Features an Orchestral Version of Nirvana’s “Heart-Shaped Box”

The first full-length trailer for the second season of HBO's Westworld is here. The trailer begins with Bernard (Jeffrey Wright) washed up on the beach.
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 29, 2018

Watch the Full Trailer for Westworld Season 2

A full trailer for HBO's upcoming second season of its dystopian theme-park-based android drama Westworld premiered during the Super Bowl last night. The ad is soundtracked…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 5, 2018

Stranger Things, Big Little Lies Early Winners at 2017 Emmys

The main Emmy Awards ceremony isn't until this Sunday (September 17), but a number of the technical and smaller acting awards have been announced already. Among the…
Anna Gaca / September 12, 2017

2017 Emmy Nominations Include Nods to Atlanta and Stranger Things

Nominations for the 2017 Emmy Awards arrived today. Stranger Things, Westworld, and The Handmaid's Tale are up for best drama series, alongside Better Call Saul, This Is Us, House of Cards, and Netflix Queen Elizabeth II…
Anna Gaca / July 13, 2017

On Mozart in the Jungle, The Man in the High Castle, and the Twilight of Television’s Golden Age

Classical music world farce Mozart in the Jungle and alt-historical noir The Man in the High Castle have little in common, other than being bedrocks…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 28, 2016

Watch a 90-Minute Cut of Westworld, Re-Edited Into a Single Chronological Timeline

In the opening monologue of Westworld, Anthony Hopkins's Dr. Robert Ford lays out in detail the early history of the theme park that gives the show its name.
Andy Cush / December 19, 2016

Listen to the Full Soundtrack of Westworld, Including Nine Inch Nails, Amy Winehouse, and Even More Radiohead Covers

Sad that Westworld is over, with its world reduced to shambles—at least until 2018? November's six-track sampler of the soundtrack wasn't enough for you? Never…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 8, 2016

I Don’t Know What’s Going on in Westworld But I’ve Never Been More Alive

Westworld is another one of those TV shows like True Detective, Better Call Saul, or Game of Thrones, filled with a dozen little mysteries and no real answers…
Jeremy Gordon / December 2, 2016

‘Westworld’ Renewed for a Second Season of Robot Sex and Dense Plotting

After an unusually long delay, the sci-fi Western epic Westworld has finally been renewed for a second season, Variety reports. HBO was reportedly waiting…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 14, 2016

Westworld, Black Mirror, and The Trouble With Using Radiohead in Your TV Show

Six episodes into its run, HBO’s Westworld—the station’s garishly expensive cyborg-Jurassic-Park drama—has featured several major Radiohead music cues. Previously, we heard a player piano covers of…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 7, 2016

Listen to Westworld’s Piano Covers of the Cure, Radiohead, and Soundgarden

Aside from all of the sex and violence and confused cowboy robots, the most notable thing about HBO’s Westworld is its soundtrack, which includes instrumental…
Taylor Berman / November 1, 2016