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In this week’s episode of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” we get a break from all of the drama in King’s Landing and focus on the gritty stuff happening outside the royal core. First things first: Grey Worm (Jacob Anderson) is ALIVE. Unfortunately, the same cannot be said of Ser Barristan Selmy (Ian McElhinney). Like Daenerys (Emilia Clarke), I’m freaking upset that he died in an alleyway killed by rebels and not in some epic, sacrificial blaze of glory that he deserved. Alas, that’s what this show is all about—dreams turnedRead More
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Since I missed recapping “Game of Thrones” last week (dammit, Lindsey, you were doing so well), I suppose a recap within this recap is called for. So super quick, blah blah blah nothing really happened in the first half of episode three besides Tommen becoming a man (and thank the heavens they aged him up in the show because oh my gosh I swear this child was like eight years old last year.) It’s not until the halfway point of this episode that shiz starts to go down. Sansa’s engagedRead More
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Warning: This episode contains a whooooole lotta talking. I mean, put it this way: the character who arguably sees the most action is Podrick. Yes. Podrick. But hey, in the “Game of Thrones,” deliberation and discussion is what you need to do to pass the time in between the fight for the chair. In this episode’s opening scene, we catch up with Arya (Maisie Williams) who has made her way to Braavos to find Jaqen H’ghar (Tom Wlaschiha) a.k.a. Assassin Dude Who Refers to Himself in the Third Person. SurpriseRead More
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Hiii, “Game of Thrones.” Welcome back! Last year I wrote super detailed recaps for every episode in season four. With a show as dramatic and complicated as this one, you can only imagine how arduous Sunday nights/Monday mornings were. So this year, I’ve decided that instead of detailing EVERY. LITTLE. THING. that happens in each episode, I’m going to lose a little of the formality and just highlight the highlights, freak out about the inevitable heartbreak and facepalmy moments, and enjoy the hot (but still good) mess that this notRead More
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Fandoms colliding alert. The BBC announced this morning that Maisie Williams, who plays Arya Stark on “Game of Thrones,” will guest star on a future episode of the channel’s long-running “Doctor Who.” Williams has already started filming, and said on her first day, ““I’m so excited to be working on Doctor Who as it’s such a big and important part of British Culture. I can’t wait to meet the cast and crew and start filming, especially as we’ll be shooting not too far from my home town.” Her character detailsRead More
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The first official trailer and images have been released for the highly anticipated fifth season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones”. Given the show’s increasing departures from (and dwindling amount of) book source material, many aspects of the next season are a topic of intrigue. Many characters can be seen in the images and the trailer, including some of the season’s new additions to the cast. Arya Stark (Maisie Williams), Tyrion Lannister (Peter Dinklage), Sansa Stark (Sophie Turner), Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke), Jon Snow (Kit Harington), Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey) andRead More
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Viewers will finally get to know what one of their favorite characters was like as a child. Watchers On The Wall has released news that young actress Nell Williams will be playing Young Cersei in the upcoming season of “Game of Thrones.” As fans of the show know Lena Headey has played the character in the present since the beginning of the series. While many things have happened to her since Season 1, we still do not know much about her past. Hopefully these flashbacks will shed some light and allowRead More
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Disney’s fourth sequel to “Pirates of the Caribbean” has found its new young male lead in Brenton Thwaites, and now he needs a love interest. Variety reports young actresses going in for the female lead role in the film include Kaya Scodelario, Gabriella Wilde, Lucy Boynton, Jenna Thiam and Alexandra Dowling. “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” features Thwaites as a young British soldier who must team up with Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) on some new maritime adventure. The actresses in contention will go in for chemistryRead More
Cast member Gal Gadot attends the premiere of the film "Fast & Furious" in Los Angeles
Gal Gadot is racking up one high profile role after another. Our future “Wonder Woman” is in early talks for Esther, the female lead in the upcoming “Ben’Hur.” Meanwhile, “Game of Thrones” breakout star Pedro Pascal is also joining the film, eyeing the role of Pontius Pilate. The film is based on “Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ,” a 1880 novel by Lew Wallace. The drama follows Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston), a nobleman wrongly accused of a crime and ending up a slave for years, because his best friend MessalaRead More
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“Game of Thrones” star Sophie Turner has been set to play “Frankenstein” author Mary Shelley in a revisionist take on the young writer’s life called “Mary Shelley’s Monster,” according to Deadline. Jeremy Irvine has been cast as Percy Shelley, the poet Mary marries at 21. “American Horror Story” star Taissa Farmiga also has a supporting role as Mary’s stepsister. “Mary Shelley’s Monster” reimagines Mary’s quest to write her seminal sci-fi novel as “the story of the most extraordinary 19th century teenage heroine told in a visceral, sexy, contemporary way.” CokyRead More