‘Seinfeld’ star Jason Alexander defends ‘Game of Thrones’ finale

May 27, 2019

“I know a little something about finales and frustrated fans.” Image: Helen sloane/ hbo/ nBC Game of Thrones is done and dusted, wrapping up its polarising eighth and final season with an evenly debated finale. While many have criticised the final episode of the beloved HBO series, there are some who have jumped to defend it. And if anyone knows a thing or two about polarising Tv series finales, it’s…


How to cancel HBO Now, even though you shouldn’t

May 27, 2019

You vs. all the good stuff HBO is liberating after’ Game of Thrones’ intention . Image: HBO We did it, everyone. We constructed it to the end of Game of Thrones after eight long years. As is often the instance with popular, long-running dramas, Sunday night’s series finale failed to satisfy everyone. Maybe you feel cheated, looks just like you squandered almost a decade of their own lives simply to…


Nikolaj Coster-Waldau shares the dorkiest video of himself watching the ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 trailer

March 20, 2019

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau is just as excited for 'Game of Thrones'Image: Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic Turns out, the cast of Game of Thrones was just as excited as we were when the final trailer for the show dropped. Danish actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who plays Jaime Lannister, shared a video of himself on Instagram watching the trailer, and he seemed pretty excited about it. SEE ALSO: Battle lines are drawn in intense ‘Game of…


New ‘Game of Thrones’ footage shows Sansa’s first meeting with Daenerys

February 1, 2019

Game of Thrones fans have been starved for months for a look at the show’s final season, and we finally got one during the 2019 Golden Globe Awards. In a new promo for HBO’s 2019 seasons, we witness Sansa Stark’s first meeting with Daenerys Targaryen, who arrives in Winterfell on the arm of Jon Snow. “Winterfell is yours, your grace,” says Sansa. We can only imagine how loaded those words…


The ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel has a diverse cast and a woman directing

January 24, 2019

SJ Clarkson will direct the pilot of the first 'Game of Thrones' prequel series.Image: WireImage HBO’s still-unnamed Game of Thrones prequel finally announced its cast and pilot director, and things are already looking way more diverse on both sides of the camera compared to the long-running hit.  The cast, as announced by EW includes Denise Gough, Georgie Henley, Alex Sharp, Reign‘s Toby Regbo, Harlots‘ Shella Atim Naomi Ackie, Harry Potter…


26 (pop culture) reasons 2019 might be kind of awesome

January 4, 2019

Jordan Peele’s Us, Netflix’s Stranger Things, and Tessa Thompson’s Men in Black: International are among the things we’re provoked for in 2019. Image: Universal/ Netflix/ Sony Congrats to you on surviving 2018. Congrats to us all, really! It wasn’t always easy, but we swore and wept and muddled our behavior through. And now here we are, facing the grand reward of … another freakin’ year on this planet? Damnit. But…


‘SNL’ revives ‘Game of Thrones’ characters for a weird public access show

December 27, 2018

Welcome to Khal Drogo’s Ghost Dojo, where all your favorite Game of Thrones characters who have been killed have a chance to get in a final word. This Saturday Night Live sketch is certainly a weird one, starring host Jason Momoa as Khal Drogo and Kenan Thompson as one of his bloodriders. The two interview such characters as Hodor (who turns out to not be a great conversationalist) and brings…


Maisie Williams just served some serious Stark family cuteness on Instagram

November 11, 2018

The last time Arya Stark saw her older brother Robb on Game of Thrones, it was a pretty horrendous scene. You might recall Robb’s headless body was being marched through the streets with the head of his direwolf Grey Wind attached to a mocking chant of “King in the North!”  SEE ALSO: Maisie Williams filmed her final ‘Game of Thrones’ scene alone But thankfully, Maisie Williams just gave us the…


A gift guide to winning over the Khaleesi in your life

October 4, 2018

This is the look of a Khaleesi who got a gift that's not fit for a KhaleesiImage: hbo A true Khaleesi is not an easy person to buy gifts for. What do you get a Mother of Dragons who, if she doesn’t already have it, can just burn anyone alive with a simple Dracarys before taking what is hers? Well, never fear, Game of Thrones fans. We’re here to guide…


The folks behind this ‘Game of Thrones’ tapestry stan harder than you

September 4, 2018

Will 'Game of Thrones' win or die in 'The Great American Read's competition to determine the country's most beloved book?Image: pbs Game of Thrones author George R. R. Martin is notorious for killing off all his characters. But he’s adamant about keeping a love of reading alive in America. He and other celebrities are contributing to the PBS series The Great American Read, which is asking everyone to cast their…