The television series have carved out an important place for themselves in the midst of reconfiguration of forms of entertainmentat a time when movies, music, podcasts and other formats seek to attract the attention of viewers through the various streaming platforms they consume.
Although the origin of the series dates back to the first half of the 20th century, the truth is that never before have the big chains invested and produced as much as they do in the new millennium, in a context in which the users of these platforms consume productions at an unimaginable speed.
HBO has been one of the main protagonists in the war for streaming and of course it has opted for the creation of series and many of them have managed to keep users on the edge of their seats, becoming the topic of conversation for weeks.
Here a list of the most popular series of HBO United States:
Westworld is set in a futuristic amusement park run by Doctor Robert Ford. The facilities have androids whose physical appearance is human and thanks to them visitors can enter any type of fantasy, however dark it may be.
two. Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin
Twenty years ago, a series of tragic events nearly tore Millwood apart. Now, in the present day, a new group of Pretty Little Liars find themselves tormented by an unknown assailant.
3. Smiling Friends
A small company dedicated to bringing happiness to the world receives a simple request to help a woman’s unhappy son smile again, but the job turns out to be more complicated than it seems.
Four. Sweet Life: Los Angeles
An honest and unique look into what it means to be young, black, and in constant pursuit of one’s dreams in the heart of South Los Angeles.
5. The essays
Nathan Fielder returns to television in a new series that explores the lengths one man will go to reduce the uncertainties of everyday life. With a construction crew, a legion of actors, and seemingly limitless resources, Fielder enables ordinary people to prepare for life’s biggest moments by “rehearsing” them in carefully designed simulations of his own. When a single misstep could shatter your entire world, why leave life to chance?
6. Rap Sh!t
The story of two former high school friends from Miami, Shawna and Mia, who come together to form a rap group.
A group of young graduates compete for a limited set of permanent positions at a top-tier investment bank in London, but the lines between colleague, friend, lover and foe soon blur as they become immersed in a corporate culture defined by gender. , drugs and ego as it is for deals and dividends.
8. Bad Boys Island
Three women move to a tropical island where they are joined by 24 men: 12 self-proclaimed “nice guys” looking for love and 12 self-proclaimed “FBoys” there to compete for cold, hard cash. Hosted by best-selling comedian and actress Nikki Glaser, the series is a social experiment that asks the age-old question: Can FBoys really reform, or do Nice Guys always finish last?
9. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
With his weekly roundup of news, politics, and current events, John Oliver offers his unique perspective and distinctive voice to a host of social, political, or existential issues facing the United States and the world.
10. rick and morty
Animated comedy that narrates the adventures of a mad scientist Rick Sánchez, who returns after 20 years to live with his daughter, her husband and their children Morty and Summer.
*Some titles may be repeated in the ranking because they are different episodes or seasons, and they may not have a description because the platform does not provide them.
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HBO in the streaming war
HBO is a subscription television network that emerged in the United States. also known as Home Box Office, which is owned by WarnerMedia, through which movies and series can be found.
Between the most prominent titles of own production are The Sopranos, TheWire, Six Feet Under, Band of Brothers, ThePacific, sex and the city, TrueBlood, Curb your enthusiasm Y game of Thrones.
It also has partial rights to films that have been produced by Sony Pictures Entertainment, as well as some by The Walt Disney Company and Universal Studios.
In Latin America you can also enjoy other channels such as HBO 2, HBO+, HBO Family, HBO Xtreme and Cinemax, among others.
HBO It was the first cable and satellite channel Created as a television for non-terrestrial transmission, it was in 1965 when cable pioneer Charles Francis Dolan won the franchise to build a cable system in Lower Manhattan.
Instead of hanging the cable on telephone poles, it was decided to put the cable under the streets of manhattansince the signal may be blocked by large buildings and skyscrapers in the city.
In December 2010, the channel had 28.6 million subscribers in the United States, becoming the most important cable television network in that country. Then it began its expansion to other countries, including: Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Denmark, Finland, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela, among others, for a total of 150 nations.
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