There's a strong case to be made that the Game of Thrones season 8 finale will be the biggest moment in scripted television history. Messily so, because the days of a nation gathering around their television sets to find out at the very same moment who shot JR in Dallas are over, and both the viewing of and discussion around TV has atomised with the advent of streaming and social media. Production on the eighth and final season wrapped last month, and tidbits – albeit very guarded and probably HBO-approved ones – about the show's climax have been slowly extracted from the cast (and a couple of crew members) when they haven't been busy filming.
Winter is here and that means Game of Thrones will be back on screens within months. Given that this is also the final season, it’s little wonder fans are already in full Westeros mode. The trailer is out, the release date has been announced and spoilers are everywhere.
With the eighth and final season looming, Game of Thrones fever has officially become a pandemic. Our list of all the relevant news and rumors will help make the wait more bearable, if you don't mind spoilers.
A reunion special featuring several cast members from HBO ’s now-wrapped epic Game of Thrones , shot earlier this year in Northern Ireland and hosted by Conan O’Brien, is headed straight to video — but it’s not as bad as it sounds. HBO confirmed Wednesday that the special, shot in Belfast earlier this year, will appear exclusively on a complete Seasons 1-8 DVD GoT box set to hit shelves sometime in 2019. A story in Entertainment Weekly said some past cast members including…
While we still know very little about the last installment in D.B. Weiss and David Benioff’s HBO fantasy series, Tuesday’s big premiere date news prompted TheWrap to start rounding up the precious few details that are available regarding how all of this ends. Based on multiple social media posts shared by the cast, including Maisie Williams — who was the last woman standing on set — the show finished shooting in Belfast in July. Emilia Clarke: “It f–ed me up,” the actress told Vanity Fair.
'Red Wedding' director David Nutter confirmed we'll be getting more bang for her buck for the final season.
Natalia Tena, who played Osha in Game of Thrones, lets us know how she'd like the fantasy series to end.
Last week, Game of Thrones creator George R.R. Martin revealed the name of the new prequel series which is set to start filming in the New Year.
When the scripts for the eighth and final season of “Game of Thrones” were finally sent to the cast, they reacted to the epic ending in different ways. “I walked in saying, ‘Don’t tell me, I don’t want to know,'” Harington told Entertainment Weekly in a story published Thursday. OK, so now we’ll wait while someone brings Ygritte (Rose Leslie) back from the dead for a well-timed “You know nothing, Jon Snow” joke.
EXCLUSIVE : HBO has set Josh Whitehouse to a lead role in HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel pilot from writer Jane Goldman and author/ GOT co-executive producer George R.R. Martin that has Naomi Watts heading a fast-forming ensemble cast. Whitehouse is a British actor who starred in Northern Soul and most recently wrapped the lead role in The Happy Worker, the David Lynch-exec produced drama directed by Lynch protege Duwayne Dunham. Whitehouse next stars in MGM's musical…
Naomi Watts is confirmed for a lead role in the forthcoming Game of Thrones prequel series, according to reports.
A casting call for the Game of Thrones prequel series has fans reckoning they've deduced where in writer George R.R. Martin's fantastical realm the show will be set.
The British actress, who's played Sansa Stark in the show since series one, added that reading the final script was 'heart-breaking'.