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Game of Thrones Season 8 filming ends with a wrap up party in Belfast

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Game of Thrones Season 8 filming ends with a wrap up party in Belfast

Game of Thrones Season 8 has been filming for quite a while now, and as expected, the filming has now finished, right as July arrives. We had reported about an early wrap party a few days ago, but the one that took place now, was the actual final wrap party, spelling the end for filming on Game of Thrones, for good. Let’s dive in!

First off, we have pictures of the cast and crew members arriving at the venue in Belfast:

A Red Priestess also had one more picture, which is quite an odd one:

Look at the sigil carefully. It’s the Stark sigil embedded in the Targaryen one. Could this be how the show ends? With Jon Snow on the Throne, and the beginning of a new era marked by the fusion of the two houses he belongs to? We don’t see why else the two sigils could have been merged like this.

Moving on, we have some glimpses of the red carpet and the whole setup:

Northern Irish rock band Snow Patrol was the night’s entertainment. If you might remember, Snow Patrol member, Gary Lightbody had sung the “The Bear and the Maiden Fair” back in Season 3:

..and the DJ played the iconic Game of Thrones theme:

There was some really good decor, too:

Showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss also spoke to the crowd, thanking them:

Dan Weiss bid farewell to the cast and crew, saying:

“We hope you loved making this show as much as we did, and we hope you loved making it with each other as much as we enjoyed making it with you.”

Well, the filming isn’t 100% over yet. We still have a few of the stars filming through this week, and we expect them to finish by the end of it. In the meantime, look out for drastic makeovers on Game of Thrones stars, because that will mean they’re done filming their part.

Here are more pictures from the party

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Emilia Clarke and Jason Momoa set to reunite on The Graham Norton Show

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Emilia Clarke and Jason Momoa set to reunite on The Graham Norton Show

There are quite a few Game of Thrones pairings that are iconic, but the top spot belongs to Emilia Clarke and Jason Momoa, without a doubt. The actors that played the onscreen couple Daenerys Targaryen and Khal Drogo are great friends in real world. We have seen them reunite quite a lot, but the two are headed for an onscreen reunion, as they’re scheduled to appear on The Graham Norton Show. Read on!

The popular British TV series The Graham Norton Show always has the best guest pairing, and they seem to have totally nailed it this time around. Emilia and Jason will be seen together on the show’s upcoming episode scheduled to air on October 25.

Emilia is currently in the middle of promoting her upcoming film Last Christmas, while Momoa is promoting his upcoming Apple TV+ series See. The two promos seem to have come together beautifully, leading to this reunion. The show will also have Regina King, there to promote her upcoming HBO series Watchmen, and comedian Ross Noble, with Camila Cabello slated to be the performer.

The episode will air on Friday, October at 10.35pm on BBC One, for the British fans of the show. Are you excited to watch the two unite on screen after this long? We sure are. Talk to us in the comments, below!






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Maisie Williams says it was “horrible” to look like a boy to play Arya Stark

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Maisie Williams says it was “horrible” to look like a boy to play Arya Stark

Game of Thrones has had a lot of strong female characters, but it would be inaccurate to say that it celebrates femininity. One example is Arya Stark, who is seen as a boyish character for most of the show, and as an extension, we all ended up seeing Maisie Williams the same way. In a recent interview, she discussed what it was like to have to hide her feminine side for the role, calling the experience “horrible.” Read on!

In a recent interview with Vogue, Maisie discussed coming of age in the spotlight, and more. Starting off, she talked about “maturing” about two seasons into the production of the show:

“But Arya was still very much like trying to be disguised as a boy and I had really short hair and they constantly covered me in dirt and shaded my nose so it looked really broad and I look like, really manly.”

She continued:

“And they would also put this strap across my chest to flatten any growth that had started, and I don’t know, that just felt horrible for six months of the year.”

The only glimpse we got of Arya Stark’s femininity came in the last season of the show, with her and Gendry sharing what was the first and only romantic moment for Arya throughout the show. Maisie also said that she felt ashamed to be a girl for a while, and is enjoying her feminine side a lot more now.

Well, it’s safe to say that the fans love this side of Maisie as well. What do you feel? Tell us in the comments, down below!






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Fans wonder why Isaac Hempstead Wright wasn’t on stage during Game of Thrones tribute at the Emmys

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Fans wonder why Isaac Hempstead Wright wasn't on stage during Game of Thrones tribute at the Emmys

The 2019 Primetime Emmy Awards were recently held, and while Game of Thrones didn’t do as well as usual, it was the last Emmy appearance for the show. The show walked away with the Outstanding Drama Emmy, and also had a heartfelt tribute with some of the cast members.

What was surprising, however, was that the winner of the Game of Thrones (or the closest we got to it), Issac Hempstead-Wright, who played Bran Stark, was surprisingly absent from the tribute, but rather in the audience. This perplexed many of the fans:

Well, the logic seems to be that only the nominated actors were on the stage for the tribute, which isn’t a bad thing. However, being that it was the show’s last year at the site, it would’ve been better to have the entire cast on the stage.

What do you guys think? Tell us in the comments, blow down below!






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