111 Emmy nominations celebrated with multiple HBO Marathons

To celebrate the network’s 111 Primetime Emmy® nominations, HBO will air nominated programming across its multiplex linear channels surrounding and during the official Emmy® Awards voting period (Aug. 14-28). In addition, an “HBO’s 2017 Emmy® Nominees” sampler collection containing all nominated programming is now available to stream on HBO GO® and HBO NOW®, with a “2017 Emmy® Nominees” folder also available on HBO On Demand.

Linear air dates for HBO’s Emmy®-nominated programming include (all times ET/PT):


Marathon of the limited series airs Saturday 8/12, starting at 11:00 a.m. on HBO2

Big Little Lies

Other episodes of Big Little Lies reviewed on TV Eskimo include:

1.3 – Living the Dream
1.2 – Serious Mothering

Characters and cast of Big Little Lies Living the Dream includes:

Madeline Martha Mackenzie – Reese Witherspoon (Walk the Line, Wild, Legally Blonde Inherent Vice, Vanity Fair, American Psycho, Mud)
Celeste Wright – Nicole Kidman (Moulin Rouge, The Hours, Top of the Lake, Lion, The Railway Man, Stoker, Cold Mountain, The Portrait of a Lady, To Die For, Billy Bathgate)
Perry Wright – Alexander Skarsgard (True Blood, The Legend of Tarzan, The East, Melancholia, Kill Your Darlings)
Nathan – James Tupper (Aftermath, Revenge, Men in Trees, Mercy)
Renata Klein – Laura Dern (Jurassic Park, Wild, Blue Velvet, Wilson, Enlightened, The Master)
Ed Mackenzie – Adam Scott (Step Brothers, Parks and Recreation, The Aviator, Black Mass)
Jane Chapman – Shailene Woodley (Divergent, The Fault in Our Stars, The Descendants)
Bonnie Carlson – Zoe Kravitz (Mad Max: Fury Road, Divergent, The LEGO Batman Movie)


Airs Thursday 8/24 at 8:30 p.m. on HBO2


Marathon of the limited series airs Sunday 8/13, starting at 11:00 a.m. on HBO2The Night Of

Other episodes of The Night Of reviewed on TV Eskimo include:

Episode 8 – The Call of the Wild
Episode 7 – Ordinary Death
Episode 6 – Samson and Delilah
Episode 5 – The Season of the Witch
Episode 4 – Art of War
Episode 3 – A Dark Crate
Episode 2 – Subtle Beast
Episode 1 – The Beach

Characters and cast of The Night Of The Call of the Wild include:

Naz – Riz Ahmed (Four Lions, Nightcrawler, Closed CircuitThe Reluctant Fundamentalist)
Detective Box – Bill Camp (The LeftoversManhattanBlack MassLove & Mercy, 12 Years a Slave, Damages, Public Enemies, Lawless)
John Stone – John Turturro (Exodus: Gods and Kings, God’s Pocket, The Good Shepherd, Clockers, The Big Lebowski, Barton Fink, Miller’s Crossing)
Safar Khan – Poorna Jagannathan (Delhi Belly, Awake, Thanks for Sharing)
Don Taylor – Paul Sparks (Mud, Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards, Synecdoche New York)
Salim Khan – Peyman Moaadi (A Separation, Camp X-Ray, 13 Hours)
Chandra – Amara Karan (The Darjeeling Limited, St. Trinian’s, All in Good Time)
Freddy – Michael Kenneth Williams (Hap and Leonard, The Wire, RoboCop, Gone Baby Gone, 12 Years a Slave, Boardwalk Empire)
Trevor Williams – J.D. Williams (Saints & Sinners, The Good Wife, The Wire, The Sopranos, Oz)
Duane Reade – Steve Cirbus (I Am Legend, Bridge of Spies, Being Flynn, The Good Wife, Salt, Delocated)
Helen Weiss – Jeannie Berlin (Inherent Vice, Margaret, Cafe Society)
Saul the Pharmacist – Fisher Stevens (The Grand Budapest Hotel, Short Circuit, Awake, The Blacklist, Lost)


Airs Saturday 8/19 at 6:00 p.m. on HBO Family


Season 4 marathon airs Monday 8/21, starting at 8:00 p.m. on HBO Comedy


Season 6 marathon airs Wednesday 8/16, starting at 8:00 p.m. on HBO Comedy


Airs Friday 8/25 at 8:30 p.m. on HBO2


Season 1 marathon airs Saturday 8/19, starting at 9:30 a.m. on HBO2Westworld

Other episodes of Westworld reviewed on TV Eskimo include:

Episode 4 – Dissonance Theory
Episode 2 – Chestnut
Episode 1 – The Original

Characters and cast of Westworld The Bicameral Mind include:

Dr. Robert Ford – Anthony Hopkins (The Elephant Man, HannibalRed DragonNoah, The World’s Fastest Indian, The Edge, The Remains of the Day, Instinct, Hitchcock)
The Man in Black – Ed Harris (A Beautiful Mind, Gravity, The Way Back, Gone Baby Gone, Enemy at the Gates, Absolute Power, The Right Stuff, The Rock)
Dolores Abernathy – Evan Rachel Wood (The Wrestler, Across the Universe, The Ides of March, The Missing, Into the Forest)
Teddy Flood – James Marsden (X-Men, Enchanted, 30 Rock, X-Men: The Last Stand, Superman Returns)
Maeve Millay – Thandie Newton (Rogue, The Slap, ER, RocknRolla, 2012, The Chronicles of Roddick, Mission: Impossible II)
Bernard Lowe – Jeffrey Wright (The Manchurian Candidate, Boardwalk Empire, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The Ides of March, Broken Flowers)
Charlotte Hale – Tessa Thompson (Creed, Selma, Copper)
William – Jimmi Simpson (Date Night, White House Down, Zodiac, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, House of Cards, Party Down)
Hector Escaton – Rodrigo Santoro (Women in Love, 300, Focus, 300: Rise of an Empire, The 33, Lost)
Armistice – Ingrid Bolso Berdal (Chernobyl Diaries, Cold Prey, Hercules)
Logan – Ben Barnes (The Chronicles of Narnia Prince Caspian, Dorian Gray, Sons of Liberty, The Words, Stardust)
Lee Sizemore – Simon Quarterman (Perfect Strangers, The Devil Inside)

Clementine Pennyfeather – Angela Sarafyan (The Immigrant, Paranoia, The Twilight Sage: Breaking Dawn – Part 2)
Stubbs – Luke Hemsworth (Infini, Kill Me Three Times, The Anomaly, The Reckoning)
Lawrence – Clifton Collins Jr. (Pacific Rim, Star Trek, Mindhunters, Transcendence, Ballers, Knight of Cups, Capote)

Wizard of Lies9. THE WIZARD OF LIES

Airs Thursday 8/17 at 9:15 p.m. on HBO2

The Wizard of Lies – Barry Levinson Directs and Robert De Niro Stars in HBO Movie – Characters and cast include:

Ruth Madoff – Michelle Pfeiffer (Scarface, Batman Returns, Murder On the Orient Express, White Oleander, The Age of Innocence, The Russia House, The Witches of Eastwick)
Bernie Madoff – Robert De Niro (The Irishman, American Hustle, Meet the Parents, Silver Linings Playbook, Ronin, Jackie Brown, Cop Land, Heat, Casino, Goodfellas, Backdraft, Godfather II, Raging Bull)
Frank Dipascali – Hank Azaria (The Simpsons, Brockmire, Ray Donovan, Shattered Glass)
Stephanie Madoff – Kristen Connolly (House of Cards, The Cabin in the Woods, Zoo, Revolutionary Road, The Happening)
Mark Madoff – Alessandro Nivola (Face/Off, American Hustle, Doll & Em, A Most Violent Year, Mansfield Park)
Agent Ted Cacioppi – Kelly AuCoin (Billions, The Americans, TURN: Washington’s Spies, The Blacklist, The Slap, House of Cards, The Sopranos)
Andrew Madoff – Nathan Darrow (Gotham, Billions, Rectify, Preacher, House of Cards)

Led by its hit shows WESTWORLD (22 nominations), VEEP (17 nominations), BIG LITTLE LIES (16 nominations) and THE NIGHT OF (13 nominations), HBO scored the most Primetime Emmy® nominations for 2017, topping all other networks for the 17th consecutive year.