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Isaac Hempstead-Wright Says Bran Is on 'Game of Thrones' Season 5

September 05, 2014 01:09:46

Bran Stark may be featured on "" season 5 after all. Following speculations that the character and his traveling companion Hodor would not return in the upcoming season, who plays Bran suggested in a recent interview that his character would be in the fifth season.

Hempstead-Wright didn't specifically address the rumor which sparked after Kristian Nairn, who plays Hodor, said he had a year hiatus from filming the hit medieval series. However, when asked what's next for him, he quickly replied, "The next season of 'Game of Thrones'."

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'Game of Thrones' Won't Feature Bran Stark and Hodor in Season 5

September 04, 2014 08:09:08

"" fans may be upset to learn that two of their favorite characters won't return in season 5. Kristian Nairn, who plays Hodor, revealed the shocking plot shakeup, saying that his character and 's Bran Stark wouldn't be featured at least for a season.

"We have a season off and we have a year's hiatus, solely because I imagine our storyline is up to the end of the books," Nairn told Yahoo! News in Australia. "So, I get my year off now to do Rave of Thrones and gallivant all over the world," he added, referring to his DJing career where he throws "GOT"-themed parties.

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'Game of Thrones' Gets Permission to Film Cersei Nude Scene

September 01, 2014 02:09:31

"" has finally got the greenlight from the Croatian film commission to shoot Cersei nude scene. The pivotal scene will see the Queen Regent of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros walking fully naked from a church and onto the streets of King's Landing.

The scene was previously in jeopardy as the Church of St. Nicholas, where the scene would be filmed, has a strict policy against public displays of sexuality. The film commissioners, however, have now changed their initial ruling, giving a permission to the filming on the streets of Dubrovik as long as , who plays Cersei, doesn't film it at the church.

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George R.R. Martin to Kill More Characters in 'Game of Thrones' Story

August 23, 2014 12:08:36

No one is really safe in George R.R. Martin's "Song of Ice and Fire" book series which HBO's hit show "" is based on. At a recent event in London, the author said that he wouldn't hold back as the story was coming closer to its ultimate ending.

"I have a large number of important characters who I switch between to tell the entirety of the story, and that limits who I can kill. ... Sometimes there's only one character who's my eye in a particular location, and if I kill that character, everything going on in that particular subplot is going to be lost," he said as quoted by BuzzFeed.

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HBO Exec Says 'Game of Thrones' Sex and Rape Scenes Are Not 'Gratuitous'

August 22, 2014 04:08:29

HBO programming director Michael Lombardo has addressed the often controversial sex scenes and violence on "". Speaking at the Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival, he defended the level of violence and graphic scenes on the hit series.

"I personally don't see myself as a libertine," he said. "I don't think [graphic scenes] have ever been without any purpose." Believing that showrunners David Benioff and D. B. Weiss "are two very sober, thoughtful men," he explained, "They have books as a map. Which involve wars, violence, sex. We have certainly not given them an edict or a note that they need to tone down the sexual content in the show."

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Video: Kids Spoof 'Game of Thrones', 'True Detective' and More Emmy-Nominated Shows

August 20, 2014 02:08:53

This is how "" and "" would be with little actors taking on the roles and minus explicit languange and scenes. mom.me has posted on YouTube a video of adorable kids reenacting scenes from the critically acclaimed shows and other Emmy-nominated series like "", "", "" and "".

The "True Detective" spoof does not only poke fun at the show, but also the fact that its lead actor was known for his roles in romantic comedies such as "How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days". A boy who channels McConaughey's Rust also inserts McConaughey's "" catchphrase, "alright, alright, alright."

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'Game of Thrones' and 'New Girl' Inspire Opera Music

August 18, 2014 11:08:28

"" and "" will be the themes of opera music shows. New York City-based One World Symphony has announced the two popular TV series as well as "" as inspirations for their 2014-2015 "Operasodes season".

"Operasodes" is an evening of music during which they will perform previously written musical works, both classical and contemporary, inspired by a certain television program's themes and characters.

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'Game of Thrones' Won't Recast J.J. Murphy's Role Following Actor's Death

August 12, 2014 11:08:50

The "" family has lost one of its cast members. J.J. Murphy, who was just added to the show last month as a member of the Night's Watch, died on Friday, August 8 at the age of 86.

The show's executive producers D.B. Weiss and David Benioff have issued a statement following the sad news, saying, "We will not be recasting J.J. Murphy. He was a lovely man, and the best Denys Mallister we could have hoped for. And now his watch is ended."

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Sean Bean Wants to Return to 'Game of Thrones' in Flashbacks

July 18, 2014 03:07:40

is open to the possibility of returning to "". Despite his character's tragic fate in the first season, he has just learned that there's a way for him to be featured on the show again and he's excited about it.

In an interview with Vulture, the British actor is informed that there could be flashback scenes in season 5 that may involve him. "Oh, yeah, yeah!" he says of the flashbacks via Bran's connection to the heart trees. "And I'm his father, so that would be great fun!"

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'Game of Thrones' Gets Four New Directors in Season 5

July 16, 2014 09:07:53

The fifth season of "" will get four new directors. The new names will pave the way for acclaimed director David Nutter who will be in charge of the last two episodes of the season.

According to Entertainment Weekly, Michael Slovis, Mark Mylod, Jeremy Podeswa, and Miguel Sapochnik will each direct two episodes in respective order. Although new to the hit HBO show, these four have had experience in directing other TV shows. Podeswa in particular has worked for the network's "".

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George R. R. Martin Upset That Fans Question Whether He'll Live to Finish 'Game of Thrones' Books

July 10, 2014 10:07:00

George R. R. Martin had a few choice words for fans who wondered whether he would live long enough to finish his "Song of Ice and Fire" book series, on which TV show "" is based. In an interview with Swiss newspaper Tages-Anzeiger, the 65-year-old said while flipping the bird, "I find that question pretty offensive, people speculating about my death and my health. So f**k you to those people."

In separate interview with HuffPost Live, former "Thrones" star used the same words to describe his reaction when he first learned that his character Khal Drogo would be killed off. "After George Martin killed me, I was like 'go f**k yourself,' " he said.

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HBO Denies Rumor of Emilia Clarke Leaving 'Game of Thrones'

July 03, 2014 08:07:10

"" fans can rest assured that the show isn't replacing . There was a rumor floating around the web over the weekend saying that the Daenerys Targaryen depicter would not return for season 5, but an HBO spokesperson, Mara Mikialian, has slammed the report, telling Gawker, "Absolutely untrue. She's absolutely back for season 5."

Sunday Times Daily was the first to report Clarke's supposed departure. Fans, who were shocked and sad, quickly took to Twitter to express their disappointment. However, the site has updated its page, replacing the article with an anouncement that the story wasn't true and "was just a joke."

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'Game of Thrones' Likely Skips Book Twist, Michelle Fairley Says

June 26, 2014 10:06:41

"" viewers who read the book might have expected the resurrection of one beloved character in season 4. When the book twist, [SPOILER ALERT!] which has Catelyn Stark being brought from the dead by Thoros of Myr as the vengeful Lady Stoneheart, didn't happen until the season 4 finale, fans took to social media to express the disappointment.

Now in new interviews, Michelle Fairley confirms that her character likely won't return on the show. "Yeah, the character's dead. She's dead," the Lady Catelyn depicter tells Entertainment Weekly.

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Video: Queen Elizabeth II Takes a Tour on 'Game of Thrones' Set in Belfast

June 25, 2014 11:06:20

Queen Elizabeth II took a tour on the fantasy realm of "" on Tuesday, June 24. The 88-year-old monarch and Prince Philip visited the set of the HBO drama series at the Titanic Studios in Belfast, where the interior shots of the show are filmed, as part of her Northern Ireland tour.

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh were greeted by showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss as they arrived and were shown the props, including the costumes and weaponry, first. They later moved to the throne room, where they met some cast members, including , , , and .

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George R.R. Martin Featured in 'Game of Thrones' Funny or Die Spoof

June 18, 2014 11:06:17

George R.R. Martin has helped Los Angeles-based hair stylist Jonathan Van Ness spoof "". Van Ness has provided recaps of the hit HBO series in language that the gays will understand since season 3 and the author of "A Song of Fire and Ice" puts a twist in the latest edition of the parody.

After breaking down the season 4 finale, Van Ness gets stabbed by fellow hairdresser Jeffery after the latter confessed his love for the former. The scene cuts to Martin who portrays a grandfather who reads his grandson "a story about a Game of Thrones recap show with an LGBT perspective."

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'Game of Thrones' Director Calls Season 4 Finale a Game Changer

June 16, 2014 11:06:10

"" concluded its fourth season with big twists. Alex Graves, who directed the season finale, calls it a game changer. He elaborates it, "It's going to shuffle the chess game dramatically. The whole episode really resets the show and takes it into a territory that no finale ever has. The truth is it's the big turning point in the middle of the book series where we really turn left and head towards new ground."

On [SPOILER ALERT!] Tywin's death in the hand of his own son Tyrion, the director tells PEOPLE, "It was a big thing because everyone's crazy about Charles [Dance] and crazy about Tywin."

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'Game of Thrones' Shares Photos From Season 4 Finale

June 12, 2014 11:06:14

Hyping up the anticipation for the tenth and final episode of "" season 4, photos from the said outing have made their way out online. Featuring Bran and his traveling companions, Arya and The Hound as well as Daenerys, the pictures don't reveal any plot details but are enough to tide fans over the Sunday debut of the season finale.

To air June 15 at 9/8c on HBO, "The Children" is expected to reveal the fate of Tyrion who is sentenced to death. The battle on the Wall continues and according to the official synopsis, "an unexpected arrival north of the Wall changes circumstances. Dany is forced to face harsh realities. Bran learns more of his destiny. Tyrion sees the truth of his situation."

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'Game of Thrones' Showrunners Say Season 4 Finale Is the Best Episode Ever

June 10, 2014 02:06:55

Prepare to be blown away by the next episode of "". After stunning fans with many epic episodes this season, showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss apparently still keep the best for the last as they claim that the upcoming season finale will be the best episode ever.

"It's the best finale we've ever done, bar none," they say in a statement, teasing, "The performances from our cast, the direction from Alex Graves, the VFX work, the new [music] cues from Ramin Djawadi-all of it came together in perhaps the finest hour we've produced."

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'Game of Thrones' Season 4 Finale Preview Teases the Fate of the Children

June 09, 2014 11:06:27

There's only one episode left in "" season 4. As hinted by the season finale's title, "The Children", the children of the families on "Thrones" will have major roles in the episode.

A sneak-peek video hints that Bran and his companions, Jojen and Meera Reed, finally find the special tree north of the Wall. Tyrion is still in prison while Cersei talks with their father Tywin about their family. She seemingly also makes up with Jaime as the two are seen kissing.

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'Game of Thrones' Ends 'The Sopranos' Reign as HBO's Most Popular Show

June 06, 2014 08:06:30

"" is officially the new ratings king on HBO. The medieval drama series takes over the throne from "The Sopranos" to become the most-watched show on the premium cable channel to date.

With two episodes remaining in the current season 4, "Thrones" is averaging 18.4 million gross weekly, 200,000 ahead of the mob drama's average audience of 18.2 million. It's up 4 million from the third season which averaged 14.4 million viewers per episode.

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'Game of Thrones' Recasts the Mountain Again

September 04, 2013 03:09:05

'Game of Thrones' Casts Red Viper

June 29, 2013 08:06:08

First Set Photo of 'Game of Thrones' Season 3

September 15, 2012 09:09:16

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