Game of ThronesLatest News and Opinion
Posted Saturday 8/18/18 at 6:39AM EDT
Here's a rundown of all the "worthless sh*t" said by Game of Thrones stars about the final season
The cast members have become experts at saying "cryptic, unhelpful, and vaguely forbidding things" about the final season that really amount to "non-news," says Clayton Purdom. For example, this week Nathalie Emmanuel called the final season "incredibly exciting and heartbreaking." To which Purdom says: "Emmanuel should pursue a career in public relations. This is a consummate stretch of non-information."
Posted Thursday 8/16/18 at 10:40PM EDT
Game of Thrones star Nathalie Emmanuel says the final season is "incredibly exciting and heartbreaking"
"There are so many characters and stories that haven't found their conclusion. So, this season is going to be incredibly satisfying for people," she told the Hindustan Times. "It is going to be incredibly exciting and heartbreaking." ALSO: A Game of Thrones fan's "secret shame" is not knowing everyone's name.
Posted Tuesday 8/14/18 at 9:52PM EDT
New British TV drama reunites Game of Thrones' King Robert Baratheon and Theon Greyjoy
Alfie Allen and Mark Addy are teaming for the ITV true-crime series White House Farm.
Posted Monday 8/13/18 at 9:39PM EDT
Game of Thrones' Season 7 finale's script is now available on the Emmys website, with possible answers to burning questions
The Emmy-nominated script for "The Dragon and the Wolf" may settle the big ice dragon debate.
Posted Saturday 8/11/18 at 4:53AM EDT
George R.R. Martin says in a PBS interview how The Lord of the Rings influenced Game of Thrones
The author spoke to The Great American Read about how the death of a Lord of the Rings character inspired a murderous rampage in his books
Posted Wednesday 8/08/18 at 12:22PM EDT
Maisie Williams kept Arya Stark's signature brown jacket from the Game of Thrones set
“I can imagine it being something that I’m like, ‘Oh, I was on this show once upon a time and this was the jacket I wore,'” she said in an interview with BBC Radio 1’s The Radio1 Breakfast Show. “And my grandkids being like, ‘Please stop.'” ALSO: Williams may have revealed a huge final season spoiler.
Posted Saturday 8/04/18 at 4:52PM EDT
Game of Thrones' The Mountain is KFC's newest colonel
Watch Hafthor Julius Bjornsson break the world record for pulling a giant container of fried chicken.
Posted Saturday 8/04/18 at 2:51AM EDT
One Game of Thrones actor reveals he's not in the final season
"I’m not in it, so I guess I survive," says the actor, who appeared on four episodes. "Although they might just mention offhand that I’ve had my head bitten off by a dragon off-screen or something." ALSO: Emilia Clarke and Lena Headey take on gender bias in a short film on a casting session.
Posted Thursday 8/02/18 at 3:05AM EDT
Lena Headey recalls a journalist calling her "disappointing" in real life while promoting Game of Thrones
In a resurfaced interview form Running Wild With Bear Grylls, Headey recalls being seven months pregnant when a journalist criticized her appearance. "Uh, I just want to say that you’re really disappointing in real life," she recalled the journalist telling her. Headey added: "He went, 'Is that your real hair?' And I went 'Yeah,' and he said, 'The wig is much better. I like you as a blonde.' I was like, 'OK.' I was just crushed. How is that alright to say?" ALSO: How Game of Thrones failed its female characters, starting with the Stark women.
Posted Wednesday 8/01/18 at 1:35PM EDT
Maisie Williams launches a networking app called "Daisie"
The Game of Thrones star teamed with film producer Dom Santry on the app aimed at connecting people in creative industries like film, fashion, photography, music and art.
Posted Monday 7/30/18 at 7:08PM EDT
Game of Thrones' Riverrun Castle is for sale
The starting price for Northern Ireland's Gosford Castle, whose exteriors were used in Season 3 of the HBO series, is about $656,452. It boasts 15 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms.
Posted Wednesday 7/25/18 at 11:01PM EDT
HBO boss talks Game of Thrones' final season security, episode lengths and avoiding "Game of Thrones Part II" with the prequel
Source: Entertainment Weekly
HBO programming chief Casey Bloys says the final season episodes won't be two hours long, adding that the final season will be "epic." He also discussed the lack of leaks: "Our security measures have gotten higher and higher over the years due to various hacks and leaks. We’re at a pretty heightened security level. Obviously, when you’re in production there’s a higher chance of things getting out. But in terms of us at HBO our precautions are pretty high as is."
Posted Wednesday 7/25/18 at 1:49PM EDT
Game of Thrones' final season to premiere in the "first half" of 2019
Source: Entertainment Weekly
That was all HBO programming president Casey Bloys would reveal to TV critics this morning. Bloys also said the Game of Thrones prequel series pilot from Jane Goldman is expected to start shooting early next year. In regards to the other prequel pilot scripts, Bloys added that "there are no plans to make any others at this point.” ALSO: Maisie Williams reveals her "No One" tattoo.
Posted Monday 7/23/18 at 4:11PM EDT
Maisie Williams' new Game of Thrones tattoo features an Arya quote
Source: Entertainment Weekly
Williams teased the "No One" tattoo on her Instagram stories.
Posted Friday 7/13/18 at 11:36PM EDT
Kit Harington has been "quite emotional" since wrapping Game of Thrones on July 5
"I've always enjoyed (the show's) success," he said in an interview this week on BBC2 Radio. "It's just been this amazing journey, and I said to them on my wrap speech that it's always been more than a job. It's like they were a family, and it was my life, and I've loved every minute. I've been quite emotional the last week, thinking about having finished it."