Tag: game of thrones

Let’s Imagine Some Ridiculous ‘Game Of Thrones’ Spinoff Possibilities

HBO/Uproxx Every week, following the latest episode of Game Of Thrones, Uproxx’s Kimberly Ricci and Jason Tabrys analyze the goings-on in Westeros and predict what will happen in the next episode. But what happens when the latest episode has been analyzed to within an inch of its life, and there are no more episodes to […]

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Sophie Turner’s Behind-The-Scenes ‘Game Of Thrones’ Photo Has Taken On New Life As A Meme

HBO Game of Thrones has finally ended its series run, which has been subject to a widespread mixture of disappointment and relief — especially given the fan reception to the eighth and final season. The cast are also having mixed feelings about the end, given the fact that they’re seeing a nearly decade-long chapter of […]

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A Fan-Favorite ‘Game Of Thrones’ Character Was Originally Supposed To Survive Until The Very End

HBO There’s no spoiler warning here because, honestly, this happened nearly a month ago during the Battle of Winterfell, but remember when Ser Jorah died? It was one of the more shocking things (among many) to happen during the final season of Game of Thrones, but according to the show’s writers, it wasn’t originally supposed […]

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‘Bran and Jaden Are the Same Person’— Corin Wells Invites The Root to Her Black Game of Thrones Casting Couch

(L-R): Isaac Hempstead Wright in Season 8 of Game of Thrones ; Corin Wells ; Jaden Smith attends the Louis Vuitton show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2019/2020 on March 05, 2019 in Paris, France.Photo: Helen Sloan (Courtesy of HBO), Courtesy of Corin Wells, Pascal Le Segretain (Getty Images) A song […]

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What Flavor Juul Pod Is Sophie Turner’s Favorite? An Investigation

Image credit Juul and HBO. Composite by Anna Iovine While Sansa Stark is now living it up as Queen in the North, sipping that Arbor Gold and surveying her kingdom, Sophie Turner, the actress that played Game of Thrones‘ smartest character, is the undisputed vape queen. Turner has been the source of the internet’s fascination […]

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In The End, Heidi Gardner Just Wants To Make You Laugh

Getty Image Heidi Gardner has just finished her second season on Saturday Night Live – known for her breakout characters like Bailey the Movie Critic and Angel the Girlfriend in Every Boxing Movie – and, instead of letting out that deep sigh of relief that comes after an SNL season comes to an end, she’s […]

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No, ‘Game Of Thrones’ Won’t Be The Last Communal TV Show

HBO When something changes in popular culture, there can be an impulse to declare that the larger world has somehow been altered forever. The decline of physical media must mean that albums are dead. The rise of Netflix must mean that cinema is over. And yet, in spite of these proclamations, albums continue to exist, […]

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George R.R. Martin Says We Can Imprison Him If He Doesn’t Finish ‘Winds Of Winter’ By Next Summer

Getty Image Game of Thrones fans have a love-hate relationship with George R.R. Martin. On the one hand, he created the world that has enslaved the hearts and minds of TV viewers everywhere. (He also can’t be fully faulted with the divisive final season.) On the other, he’s been a touch slow to finish his […]

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Game Of Thrones Series Finale Breaks All Previous Records

HBO’s Game of Thrones is no stranger to setting records. As the series continued to get popular year after year, it would often break viewership records for season premieres and finales. With Sunday’s last-ever episode of the series, one could expect that it would break all previous records, and it did. Advertising The Wall Street […]

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Fans Are Ruining Game of Thrones—And Everything Else

It was bound to end this way. Given its colossal success, cultural saturation, and the impossible expectations that come from being “event television,” the Game of Thrones finale was always going to be a contentious affair. The overwhelming response was disappointment—“the worst finale ever,” in this magazine’s howling formulation—but disappointment in season eight has taken […]

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Sophie Turner Thinks The Petition Criticizing Season 8 Of ‘Game of Thrones’ Is ‘Disrespectful’

HBO Not every great show sticks the landing, but the reaction to the last season of Game of Thrones has been, to put it lightly, divisive. A very peeved wing of the naysayers went so far as to launch a change.org petition, demanding a mulligan on the last six episodes, this time with different writers. […]

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The ‘His Dark Materials’ Trailer Showcases One Of HBO’s Followups For The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Era

[embedded content] Share This Video Game of Thrones is officially over at HBO. Sure, a handful of prequels are currently in development, with one even as far as the pilot production stage, but fans of the hugely popular series will have to wait for whatever it is that the premium cable network has in store […]

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The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Finale Broke A Ratings Record Previously Set By ‘The Sopranos’

Helen Sloan for HBO Depending on who you ask, Sunday’s Game of Thrones finale, “The Iron Throne,” was either a fitting end or yet another convoluted mess of an episode to finish this season. Regardless of its critical merits, however, one thing is indisputably clear about the hit HBO program’s last episode ever: a lot […]

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The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Cast Had A Field Day While Posting Their Own Finale Reactions

HBO Warning: Game of Thrones spoilers will be found below. The Game of Thrones finale left many questions to be answered and other assorted loose ends to discuss, along with Easter eggs and things that the episode did right. No matter how one feels about how HBO ended their decade-long fantasy epic series, it’s clear […]

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What the Game of Thrones Finale Teaches Us About White Saviors

As America digests the worst collapse of a series since the Golden State Warriors blew a 3-1 lead against the Cleveland Cavaliers (never forget), we must remember that Game of Thrones was bigger than any single episode, the last season, or even the finale. The show was always an allegory for politics, competition and history. […]

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