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A Cast of Kings S8E6 – The Iron Throne

It’s the final page of A Song of Ice and Fire. David Chen and Joanna Robinson watch the finale of the HBO series Game of Thrones, “The Iron Throne.” Catch the analysis of the ending by Ben and Jacob of Slashfilm here. Read Joanna’s article on how Lord of the Rings predicted the ending of Game of Thrones here, and the show’s original pitch to HBO here. Read George R.R. Martin’s 2014 interview in the Rolling Stone. And look at how Martin had envisioned the real iron throne here. Listen and...
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George R.R. Martin Just Set a Very Peculiar Winds of Winter Deadline Threat for Himself

Now that Game of Thrones is over for good, the focus is on when George R.R. Martin is finally going to complete his side of the story. Thanks to an airline’s offer to fly Martin out so he can have some peace and quiet to finish The Winds of Winter, he’s jokingly promised a deadline. If he doesn’t meet it, New Zealand…Read more...
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100 Most-Watched TV Shows of 2018-19: Winners and Losers

As traditional ratings continue to decline, so do the networks’ reliance on those numbers as a benchmark. Nowhere was it more noticeable than at this month’s upfronts presentations in New York, where the “r” word on everyone’s tongues wasn’t “ratings” — it was “reach.” Sure, everyone still touted their No. 1 status when they could […]
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HBO Programming Chief on ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale: ‘This Was Well Thought Out’

Not everyone is satisfied with the way that “Game of Thrones” ended Sunday night. And that, according to HBO programming president Casey Bloys, was to be expected. Speaking to Variety, Bloys praised series creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss for their work bringing the premium service’s adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s fantasy novels to a […]
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How to Copy Sophie Turner’s Wardrobe

Get Sophie's cute and casual style with this 16-piece capsule.
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A ‘Game of Thrones’ Arya Spinoff Won’t Happen; HBO Expected Season 8 to Be Divisive

With the ending of Game of Thrones only a few days behind us, discussion is already turning to what HBO plans to do next in that rich fantasy world. One thing fans can definitively cross off their wish list, though, is a spinoff following the adventures of Arya Stark. In a new interview, HBO programming president Casey Bloys specifically dismissed that idea. Read what he had to say about the show’s divisive ending, the Game of Thrones prequel show that’s already in development, and more below. ...
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Game of Thrones: HBO Exec Shoots Down Arya Spin-Off Idea

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Game of Thrones: HBO exec shoots down Arya spin-off idea In the Game of Thrones series finale, the Stark children became the true victors of the series and went their separate ways. Bran was proclaimed King of Westeros, Sansa declared first Queen in the North, Jon Snow went back beyond the wall, and Arya took off ina ship sailing west of Westeros in hopes of discovering what lies ahead in the unknown. This left some wondering and hopeful that one of the shows HBO has in-de...
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This ‘Game of Thrones’ actor is loving his newfound fame after fans agree he “got hot”

Reaction to the Game of Thrones finale was more mixed than primordial soup, but there was one thing all 20 million viewers seem to agree on: Milk boy got hot.
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Thor Björnsson on ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale and Why His Next Project Is Close to His Heart

The man who played “The Mountain” on “Game of Thrones” says he hopes viewers were happy with the way the series ended, and he’s hoping the show’s loyal fanbase will be as passionate and invested in his new project, as they were with the show. “I think we did a great job,” says Hafþór Júlíus […]
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HBO Gives Official Updates on Game of Thrones' Prequel Series and Potential Spinoffs

Child’s Play is taking more jabs at the poor toys from Toy Story 4. Even more new looks at The Dark Crystal, plus Swamp Things’ first episode and Doom Patrol’s last. Spoilers set sail!Read more...
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10 Upcoming Shows to Watch if You’re Mourning ‘Game of Thrones’

Millions of people’s Sunday night routines are ruined now that “Game of Thrones” is over, and there are holes in their hearts as big as the hole in The Wall that are aching for a new fantasy series to fill them. Several prequel series are on their way, but as there’s no word on just […]
Tags: News, Game of Thrones, His Dark Materials, The Chronicles Of Narnia, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, The Witcher

‘Game of Thrones’ Composer Ramin Djawadi: ‘I’m Still in Denial’

Since the first season, Ramin Djawadi has composed the music for “Game of Thrones” and created the epic tunes, including the iconic theme song, heard over the series’ most memorable moments. With the series finished, he talked with Zane Lowe on Apple Music’s Beats 1 about his experience on the show and an upcoming 20-city […]
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Game of Thrones’ failure shows why Avengers: Endgame was so magnificent

In the span of just a few weeks, we saw two of the most adored franchises reach a concluding chapter. But while Avengers: Endgame was a triumph, Game of Thrones’ final days were utterly dissatisfying. What went wrong? The post Game of Thrones’ failure shows why Avengers: Endgame was so magnificent appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Both Maisie Williams and Lena Headey Wanted Arya to Finish Her List

For years, Arya Stark was focused on one thing: killing every person on her death list. But it ended a couple of names short, as other people, old age, or falling rocks got to her intended targets first. However, Game of Thrones actors Maisie Williams and Lena Headey both agree that there was one name Arya should’ve…Read more...
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George R.R. Martin Comments on the ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale and Teases a Different Ending for the Books — But Not Really

The fires are out and the ashes have fallen, and Game of Thrones is over. But the story continues, in the form of HBO prequels, and of course, the book series that started it all: George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire. The author of the novels upon which Game of Thrones is based offered his emotional reaction to the ending of the show in a new blog post, which closed out an important chapter in Martin’s life — but may be teasing a new chapter from the books. And of course, Martin answers ...
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‘Game of Thrones’ Alum Bryan Cogman Boards ‘Lord of the Rings’ Series at Amazon

Bryan Cogman is trading one iconic fantasy world for another. Cogman, who most recently worked as a writer and co-executive producer on “Game of Thrones,” has signed on to consult on the upcoming “Lord of the Rings” series at Amazon, Variety has learned from sources. He will work alongside the writing team of JD Payne and […]
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Game of Thrones Star Joins Board of Cryptocurrency Startup for Vegans, and No We Didn't Just Throw Darts at a Wall Covered in Buzzwords

In a post Thrones pivot, Jerome Flynn, better known as the Bronn of the Blackwater and one half of Robson & Jerome, has taken on an advisory position with a cryptocurrency startup aimed at promoting vegan lifestyle choices and ethical food production, because every single headline has to sound like it was produced by…Read more...
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The ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale: What Worked and What Didn’t Work

The final season of Game of Thrones has been divisive at best. The rushed pacing and certain character choices left many fans feeling bitter after the penultimate episode, “The Bells”. I was one of those fans, and I detailed my grievances with the series as I prepared for the final episode. I prepared myself to be angry, to be bitter, but above all, to be disappointed. Imagine my complete shock when the episode moved me to tears. The final episode of Game of Thrones , “The Iron Thr...
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Emilia Clarke Watched Hitler Speeches to Prepare for Big ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Moment

(SPOILER ALERT: Do not keep reading if you have not finished Season 8 of “Game of Thrones.”) “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke — a.k.a Daenerys Stormborn of House Targaryen, the First of Her Name, Queen of the Andals and the First Men, Protector of the Seven Kingdoms, the Mother of Dragons, the Khaleesi of […]
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8 Questions Game of Thrones Will Never Answer

Game of Thrones has ended, and the results were mixed. The series did wrap up some of its biggest storylines—some a bit more confusingly than others—but a few were also abandoned early. Here’s a list of some of the mysteries we’ll never see solved...unless the showrunners pull a Russo Brothers and start…Read more...
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POLL: The Most Shocking Game of Thrones Season 8 Moment?

BEGIN SLIDESHOW POLL: The Most Shocking Game of Thrones Season 8 Moment? Sunday’s Game of Thrones series finale was watched by an HBO record of 19.3 million viewers, with many stunned by the twists and turns the plot took to see who wound up on the Iron Throne. Now that this bloody (and bloody controversial!) final season of the show is complete, is asking our readers to tell us what the Most Shocking Moment of Game of Thrones Season 8 was. Place your vote in the poll below...
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Gwendoline Christie Reveals What Surprised Her Most About Brienne in ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale

SPOILER ALERT: Do not keep reading if you have not finished Season 8 of “Game of Thrones.” Gwendoline Christie has been a part of “Game of Thrones” since its second season, with her Brienne of Tarth crossing paths with key characters at seemingly every turn. Christie spoke with Variety in the wake of the series finale, […]
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Why Emilia Clarke Felt ‘Numb’ While Watching the End of ‘Game of Thrones’

(SPOILER ALERT: Do not keep reading if you have not finished Season 8 of “Game of Thrones.”) “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke — a.k.a Daenerys Stormborn of House Targaryen, the First of Her Name, Queen of the Andals and the First Men, Protector of the Seven Kingdoms, the Mother of Dragons, the Khaleesi of […]
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How to Cancel HBO Now That Game of Thrones is Over

With Game of Thrones officially behind us, you’re probably asking yourself a lot of tough questions. One of the biggest questions GOT fans have been asking this week is, unsurprisingly, “How do I cancel HBO now that Game of Thrones is over?”Read more...
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Here’s Exactly How Daenerys’ Visions Ultimately Played a Role in Her Fate on Game of Thrones

Remember what Dany saw in the House of the Undying?
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Mandatory Streamers: Game of Thrones’ Last Watch Explores Final Season

Mandatory Streamers: Game of Thrones’ Last Watch explores making of final season Welcome to Mandatory Streamers, our latest column covering the best new streaming content coming your way every week! For the week of May 20, Game of Thrones: The Last Watch documentary delves deep into the mud and blood to reveal the tears and triumphs involved in the challenge of bringing the fantasy world of Westeros to life in the very real studios, fields, and car-parks of Northern Ireland. Check out the bes...
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Game of Thrones Author George R.R. Martin Has a Lot to Say About His Books After the Big Finale

Now that Game of Thrones’ series finale has come and gone, even more attention is being paid to author George R.R. Martin. He’s mostly been minding his own business and living his life while the rest of the world harangues him about the final two entries in the series of novels that started it all. Read more...
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