Sky and HBO will jointly fund future shows, as well as locking in HBO shows to Sky Atlantic for another six years.
Law plays a fictional pontiff as the broadcasters team up to take on global rivals such as Netflix and Amazon.
The star-studded armageddon adventure will air on Sky and NBC.
Competitive gameplay in video games has gone from niche to near-mainstream sport in just a decade.
The chief executive of HBO-parent Time Warner says he's "pretty confident" Apple will launch its own streaming TV offering soon. Also: HBO chief says HBO Now will soon be available through more ISPs.
UK broadcaster Sky reckons viewers still want television the old-fashioned way, as opposed to Netflix's data-driven commissioning.
For $14.99 a month, Apple users will be able to tap into HBO Now, the cable channel's new standalone service.
The on-demand streaming service from HBO has finally landed on the PlayStation 4.
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The on-demand streaming service from the premium cable network is available for Microsoft's game console.