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Winter has finally come for Isaac Hempstead Wright

Aug 2, 2017

Winter has finally come for Isaac Hempstead Wright

by Jordan Bremer

It's Monday night and the newly opened Brew La La craft beer bar in Tokyo's Shinbashi neighborhood is hopping. As the clock strikes 8 p.m., however, the 60 or so people gathered there fall silent. "Game of Thrones" is on. It's the seventh season premiere ...

After a gory death, 'Game of Thrones' revives Jon Snow

Nov 24, 2015

After a gory death, 'Game of Thrones' revives Jon Snow

HBO's medieval saga "Game of Thrones" is known for serving up graphic deaths of its lead characters, but when fan favorite Jon Snow was killed off, avid followers speculated every theory and sighting that would bring back their heroic soldier. It looks like they prevailed. "Game ...

'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 19 Emmy nods

Jul 10, 2014

'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 19 Emmy nods

The fantasy saga "Game of Thrones," defying the Emmy Awards' grudging respect for genre fare, emerged as the leader in the nominations announced Thursday with 19 bids, including best drama series. Other top nominees included a pair of ambitious miniseries, "Fargo," with 18 bids, and ...

U.K. queen visits 'Game of Thrones' set in North Ireland

Jun 25, 2014

U.K. queen visits 'Game of Thrones' set in North Ireland

For Queen Elizabeth II, one throne is enough. The United Kingdom's 88-year-old monarch toured the Belfast sets of the hit HBO series "Game of Thrones" and met many of its stars Tuesday beside the show's sword-covered seat of power, the Iron Throne. Unlike many visitors to ...