Original HBO logo, used from November 8, 1972, to April 30, 1975.
First version of HBO's logo, used from May 1, 1975, to January 31, 1981; after the revised logo (as shown in the Infobox) was introduced on April 1, 1980, HBO continued to include some promotions and on-air identifications using the original 1975 incarnation for ten months as it transitioned to the newer design.
Cinemax logo
A horizontal version of Magnolia Network logo.
HBO Go logo
Former HBO Now logo, used from April 7, 2015, until July 31, 2020.
HBO Max logo
Filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi and former New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey at the New York City premiere of Pelosi's HBO documentary about McGreevey, Fall to Grace, in March 2013.
Rotating logo segment from the "HBO in Space" feature presentation sequence, used from September 20, 1982, to October 31, 1997.
End card from "HBO City" feature presentation sequence, used since March 4, 2017. Bylines appearing beneath the logo differ by channel and daypart: "Movie Premiere" (for Saturday film premieres on the main channel), "Movie Presentation" (used by most HBO channels, except HBO Family, as a generic movie bumper) and "Presentación de Película" (for movies shown on HBO Latino).

"HBO Family" and "HBO Signature" redirect here.


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Home Box Office, Inc.

American multinational media and entertainment company operating as a unit of Warner Bros. Discovery.

HBO headquarters in New York City, United States, April 2017.

Founded by Charles Dolan and based out of WarnerMedia's former corporate headquarters at the 30 Hudson Yards complex in the West Side of Manhattan, its main properties include its namesake pay television network Home Box Office (HBO), sister service Cinemax, HBO Films, and the international HBO Go streaming service.


American subscription video on demand service owned by Warner Bros. Discovery.

HBO Max home screen in December 2020
HBO Max home screen in December 2020
Pre-launch logo of HBO Max from July 9, 2019, to October 29, 2019

Launched in the United States on May 27, 2020, the service is built around the libraries of HBO, Warner Bros., and their related brands.


American premium cable and satellite television network owned by the Home Box Office, Inc. subsidiary of Warner Bros. Discovery.


Developed as a companion "maxi-pay" service complementing the offerings shown on parent network Home Box Office (HBO) and initially focusing on recent and classic films upon its launch on August 1, 1980, programming featured on Cinemax currently consists primarily of recent and older theatrically released motion pictures, and original action series, as well as documentaries and special behind-the-scenes featurettes.

Warner Bros. Television Studios

American television production and distribution studio of the Warner Bros. Television Group division of Warner Bros. (both ultimately owned by Warner Bros. Discovery).

Publicity still with 1959 Warner Bros. Western series leads Will Hutchins (Sugarfoot), Peter Brown (Lawman), Jack Kelly (Maverick), Ty Hardin (Bronco), James Garner (Maverick), Wayde Preston (Colt .45), and John Russell (Lawman)
James Garner and Jack Kelly as Bret and Bart Maverick in Maverick, 1959
Original logo used from 2020–2022

Alongside Paramount Global's television arm CBS Studios, it serves as a television production arm of The CW (in which Warner Bros. Discovery has a 50% ownership stake), DC Comics and distribution arm of HBO, it also has produced shows for other networks, such as Blindspot on NBC, The Mentalist on CBS and The Cleaning Lady on Fox as well as produced shows for other streaming services such as Netflix and Apple TV+.

Starz Encore

American premium television channel owned by Lions Gate Entertainment.

Final Encore logo used from 2013 to 2016.

Prior to 2018, Starz Encore outpaced HBO for the largest subscriber reach of any American premium channel.

Sex and the City

Columnist Carrie Bradshaw is played by Sarah Jessica Parker
Art dealer and housewife Charlotte York Goldenblatt is played by Kristin Davis
Kim Cattrall plays PR business woman Samantha Jones
Cynthia Nixon plays the role of lawyer Miranda Hobbes

Sex and the City is an American romantic comedy-drama television series created by Darren Star for HBO.

Game of Thrones

Showrunners D. B. Weiss and David Benioff created the series, wrote most of its episodes and directed several.
George R. R. Martin, author of A Song of Ice and Fire, is a series co-executive producer and wrote one episode for each of the first four seasons.
The Azure Window at Ras-id-Dwerja, on Gozo, was the site of the Dothraki wedding in season one.
The walled city of Dubrovnik stood in for King's Landing in season two.
Ballintoy Harbour was Lordsport on the Iron Islands.
Ramin Djawadi composed the Game of Thrones score.
In this manipulated image published by the White House in 2014, then US president Barack Obama (a fan of the series) sits on the Iron Throne in the Oval Office with the king's crown on his lap.
Game of Thrones merchandise in HBO's New York City store
Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister)
Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister)
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Ser Jaime Lannister)
Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen)
Kit Harington (Jon Snow)
Sophie Turner (Sansa Stark)
Maisie Williams (Arya Stark)
Iain Glen (Ser Jorah Mormont)
Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy)

Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series created by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss for HBO.

Entourage (American TV series)

The main characters of Entourage. From left to right: Ari Gold (Jeremy Piven), Eric "E" Murphy (Kevin Connolly), Vincent "Vince" Chase (Adrian Grenier), Turtle (Jerry Ferrara) and Johnny "Drama" Chase (Kevin Dillon).
Doug Ellin at the 68th Annual Peabody Awards for Entourage

Entourage is an American comedy-drama television series that premiered on HBO on July 18, 2004, and concluded on September 11, 2011, after eight seasons.

The Wire

American crime drama television series created and primarily written by author and former police reporter David Simon.

Intertitle from season 2
"Murderland Alley" is both realistically and bleakly portrayed.
Dominic West (pictured here in 2014) starred throughout the series as Jimmy McNulty.
A map of Baltimore and its neighborhoods
Idris Elba portrays Stringer Bell
David Simon accepting the Peabody Award for The Wire at the 63rd Annual Peabody Awards.

The series was broadcast by the cable network HBO in the United States.

Six Feet Under (TV series)

American drama television series created and produced by Alan Ball.


It premiered on the premium network HBO in the United States on June 3, 2001, and ended on August 21, 2005, spanning 63 episodes across five seasons.