Michael Lombardo


HBO confirms new content president

Casey Bloys will fill Michael Lombardo’s shoes at HBO after the president of programming announced his exit after a 33-year stint at the premium programmer. Bloys was given a wider role at HBO earlier this year, adding drama to his comedy brief, in the wake of Michael Ellenberg’s departure. He has now been upped again, […]

HBO president Lombardo leaving

Michael Lombardo is exiting his position as president of programming at HBO, ending a 33-year career at the US premium programmer. Variety broke the news over the weekend, with Lombardo subsequently explaining is decision to rival US trade Deadline. He said he first considered leaving HBO after last year’s Emmy’s, at which it scooped the […]