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  • GoT, Slavery, Game of Thrones, Ed Sheeran

    'Game of Thrones' creators spark Twitter uproar due to slavery theme

    Television network HBO's announcement of its upcoming fantasy drama project titled "Confederate" has led to an uproar on Twitter due to its slavery theme. The project, stewarded by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss -- creators of TV megashow "Game of Thrones", was announced on Wednesday, reports aceshowbiz.com. According to the network's description of the American civil war drama, the series "chronicles the events leading to the Third American Civil War. The series takes place in an alternate timeline,

    Television | July 20, 2017
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    Ed Sheeran didn't quit Twitter over 'Game of Thrones'

    Singer Ed Sheeran insists he didn't quit Twitter because of the negative reaction to his Game of Thrones cameo and says it was just a coincidence. The 26-year-old Galway Girl hitmaker says he isn't worried about what other people think of his role. "Last I'll say on this. I came off Twitter Coz I was always intending to come off Twitter, had nothing to do with what people said about my game of thrones cameo, because I am in game

    Music | July 20, 2017
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    Ed Sheeran makes 'Game of Thrones' debut

     Singer Ed Sheeran made his "Game of Thrones" debut in season seven premiere. The "Castle on the hill" singer appeared 39 minutes into the episode when his unnamed character's voice caught the attention of young Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) as she was riding through the forest. It aired on July 16.  "For hands of gold are always cold, but a woman's hands are warm," Sheeran's character croons while sitting fireside with a group of soldiers who have stopped

    Music | July 17, 2017
  • Chhavi Mittal, Game of Thrones, The Desi Hustle, Spoof

    'Game of Thrones' gets 'desi' spoof show

    Actress Chhavi Mittal is getting a spoof version of the popular American fantasy drama television series "Game of Thrones". Chhavi, also co-founder of the digital production company - Ideas Trending, has a YouTube channel, Shitty Ideas Trending. It is set to release the American series' spoof show - titled "Game Of Thorns - The Desi Hustle" on Friday. "We decided to do a spoof of 'Game Of Thrones' because it's a very popular show and the seventh season will premiere on July

    Television | July 12, 2017
  • Game Of Thrones, Tour, Exhibition, HBO

    'Game of Thrones' bringing touring exhibition for fans

    “Game Of Thrones” fans stand a chance to witness their favourite show's sets, props, medieval costumes and more as HBO is bringing a worldwide 'Touring Exhibition' of the popular fanatsy drama. The network has teamed up with GES to create sets that resemble just like iconic Westeros environments, reported Entertainment Weekly. Other exhibits will revolve around locales like the North, Meereen, Castle Black, and the Iron Throne Room of King's Landing, among others. “Based on the stellar work GES has done with

    Television | July 7, 2017
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    'Game of Thrones' set for worldwide exhibition tour

    A worldwide exhibition tour, inspired by the American fantasy drama television series "Game of Thrones", is set to begin in the fall of 2017 in Europe. HBO and global events provider GES announced on Thursday their collaboration on the first ever "Game of Thrones: Exhibition Tour". More details regarding cities and dates were expected to be announced soon. The exhibition will take fans into the world of the Seven Kingdoms for a look at authentic props, costumes

    Television | July 7, 2017
  • Ryan Reynolds, Game of Thrones, Aiden Gillen, Liam Cunningham

    I'm a 'Game of Thrones' nut: Ryan Reynolds

    Actor Ryan Reynolds says he is addicted to Game of Thrones, and would like to replace Irish actors Aiden Gillen or Liam Cunningham in the fantasy series. The HBO fantasy series, which is filmed in Northern Ireland, has featured a host of Irish talent over the years - including Ciaran Hinds and Jack Gleeson. In an interview to Irish Sun, Canadian star Reynolds who has Irish roots in Galway, said he hopes his heritage could help him push out Cunningham, who plays

    Hollywood | June 15, 2017
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    Harvard University to offer course in 'Real Game of Thrones'

    Harvard University will be offering a new folklore and mythology course titled "The Real Game of Thrones: From Modern Myths to Medieval Models". According to time.com, the course will look at the way the George R.R. Martin's series and HBO TV show based on those books "echoes and adapts, as well as distorts the history and culture of the 'medieval world' of Eurasia from c. 400 to 1500 CE".  It will do so by exploring "a set of

    Books & Education | June 2, 2017
  • 'Game of Thrones' final season will have six episodes

    The eighth and final season of HBO's award-winning fantasy drama Game of Thrones will run six episodes. The sources have confirmed the Hollywood Reporter ahead of the season seven premiere in July. News first broke in April 2016 that showrunners David Benioff and D B Weiss were mulling two shorter final seasons of the George R R Martin adaptation. Several months later, HBO programming president Casey Bloys confirmed at the Television Critics Association summer press tour that the eighth season would be its last. The

    Television | May 26, 2017
  • Aarambh, Rajniesh Duggall, Game of Thrones, Aryan warrior, Varundev, Star Plus

    Difficult to recreate 'Game of Thrones' on Indian TV: Rajniesh

    War-based fantasy epic shows may be popular now, but actor-model Rajniesh Duggall says television in India has limitations when it comes to showing violent content. The 35-year-old actor, who will be seen in the role of Aryan warrior, Varundev, in Star Plus' upcoming TV series Aarambh, says TV does not come with a rating system unlike movies. “You cannot really show gore and violence on Indian television like it is shown in Game of Thrones. You don't want to gross people out.

    Television | May 23, 2017