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Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin inks 5-year HBO deal

NEW YORK: Fantasy writer George R.R. Martin has signed a five-year deal with HBO studio which has raised hopes among Game of Thrones lovers for more adventures set among the dragons and warring families of Westeros. The 72-year-old is already working on

Actress Amber Heard fired from Aquaman’s sequel after failing physical exam

Hollywood superstar Amber Heard has reportedly been fired from her role in the upcoming movie ‘Aquaman 2’ due to violating the health and fitness clauses mentioned in the contract of the movie. As per reports, Heard, who essayed the role

Game of Thrones actors Kit Harington, Rose Leslie welcome baby boy

LONDON: Game of Thrones stars Rose Leslie and Kit Harington have welcomed a baby boy, their first child together. Harington’s publicist Marianna Shafran confirmed the birth on Tuesday, saying Harington and Leslie are “very very happy!” No further details were

First look of GOT spinoff ‘House of the Dragon’ released

DUBLIN: The prequel to the hit fantasy series ‘Game of Thrones’ spinoff  ‘House of the Dragon’ is currently in the works and the first look has been released for fans. HBO, which is creating the new series, has released a

GoT actor Peter Dinklage to star in ‘Toxic Avenger’ reboot

LOS ANGELES: Peter Dinklage, best known for his role as Tyrion Lannister in the fantasy hit series “Game of Thrones” will star in the reboot of “The Toxic Avenger” (1984). Macon Blair will write and direct the reboot in what

‘Game Of Thrones’ star Diana Rigg passes away

LONDON: British actress Diana Rigg who enjoyed a distinguished and varied career on stage and screen from ‘James Bond’ to ‘Game of Thrones’ has died aged 82. Rigg won numerous Emmy, Tony and Bafta awards during her long and prestigious

Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas welcome first child

LOS ANGELES: Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas have welcomed their first child. The 24-year-old ‘Game of Thrones’ star and the 30-year-old singer announced the birth on Monday. “Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas are delighted to announce the birth of their

HBO begins casting for ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel

LOS ANGELES: HBO is moving forward with the prequel of its mega-hit Game of Thrones. The network has begun casting for its series, House of the Dragon. The project is based on George R.R. Martin’s ‘Fire & Blood’ book, a

‘Game of Thrones’ actor breaks deadlifting world record

REYKJAVIK: Game of Thrones actor Hafthor Bjornsson, who played Gregor ‘The Mountain’ Clegane in the hit series, set a deadlift world record by lifting 501 kilograms (1,104 pounds) of weight. Bjornsson, the 2018 World’s Strongest Man, made the successful attempt

Game of Thrones star promises virtual dinner date for COVID-19 donation

LONDON: Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke has offered a dinner date to people donating money to her charity that supports those recovering from brain injuries and strokes in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The new initiative by the

Game of Thrones actor tests positive for COVID-19

Game of Thrones actor – Kristofer Hivju – is the latest celebrity to test positive for the coronavirus. Kristofer Hivju, who played Tormund on the HBO series, announced the news on Instagram and said that he and his family are

Exorcist actor Max von Sydow dies aged 90

STOCKHOLM: Swedish actor Max Von Sydow, who appeared in more than 100 films and TV series, has died at the age of 90. His family announced “with a broken heart and infinite sadness” that the actor died on Sunday. Von

George RR Martin speaks out on the ending to Game of Thrones

George RR Martin has spoken out once again about his intentions for the final two books – The Winds of Winter, and A Dream of Spring – in his “Song of Ice and Fire” series. The author, who has addressed

Peter Dinklage wins SAG Award for ‘Game of Thrones’

LOS ANGELES: Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage won the actor for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series at the 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards. This is his sixth nomination and first win in the category.

HBO orders new ‘Game of Thrones’ series

LOS ANGELES: HBO ordered 10 episodes of a “Game of Thrones” spinoff called “House of the Dragon,” the network said on Tuesday, shortly after reports emerged that the premium cable channel had nixed another series set in the world created