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Game of Thrones cast attends the European premiere of Season 8 in Belfast

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Just when Game of Thrones Season 8 premiere is around the corner, fans across the globe are devouring any news and information about the show and it’s cast & crew. Gladly, we got a teaser through a recent event on Friday night where the GoT star cast walked the red carpet in Belfast for the European premiere of the most awaited final season. Since the show has been filmed mostly in Northern Ireland, the location for the premiere was chosen as Belfast for showcasing the first episode of sesaon 8.

Most of the cast members including the stark siblings – Sophie Turner (Sansa Stark), Maisie Williams (Arya Stark), Isaac Hempstead Wright (Bran Stark) with their Targaryen brother Kit Harington (Jon Snow) were seen sharing a laugh at the party.

Other stars to attend the premiere were Liam Cunningham (Davos Seaworth), John Bradley (Samwell Tarly), Carice van Houten (Melisandre), Conleth Hill (Lord Varys), Jerome Flynn (Bronn), Gemma Whelan (Yara Greyjoy), Hannah Murray (Gilly), Jacob Anderson (Grey Worm), Joe Dempsie (Gendry), Pilou Asbaek (Euron Greyjoy), Richard Dormer (Beric Dondarrion), Kerry Ingram (Shireen Baratheon), executive producer Bernadette Caulfield and producer Chris Newman.

In an exclusive interview, the star cast shared their experiences and how they feel about the show ending.

Liam (Ser Davos) commented ā€œThe people here and the talent and the quality of the work here is absolutely extraordinary“.

Kit Harington, who plays Jon Snow said ā€œItā€™s surreal, bizarre and really, really interesting and just overwhelming in so many waysā€.

Read more about the cast experience here. While the cast is busy promoting & attending the premiere parties, we still patiently wait for the final season to air to find out about the mystery of ā€˜who sits on the Iron Throneā€™.






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Kit Harington spotted in London after checking out of rehab

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Kit Harington spotted in London after checking out of rehab

Game of Thrones had one of the most intense filming processes ever, to a degree where each episode was shot like a film. To add to that, many of the stars of the show started their careers with the show and were at it for a whole decade. So it’s obvious that the end of the show was a bit of a shake-up for these stars. One of such stars was Kit Harington, who played Jon Snow. He had checked himself into rehab after the end of the show. He has now been spotted in London after finishing up his time in rehab. Read on!

We had recently reported that Kit Harington, who played Jon Snow had checked into a ā€˜luxury rehabā€™ in Connecticut to deal with stress and alcoholism. It was actually more of a ā€œwellness retreatā€ rather than a typical rehab, as his reps had explained. It looks like Kit is out of rehab now, and looking good, as he was spotted in London recently, reports PopSugar. Take a look:

Kit Harington spotted in London after checking out of rehab

That’s all we have seen of him. Kit is yet to do any post-rehab interviews or talk about his recovery, but we expect him to be fully back on track. We can’t wait to see the role he takes up next. What about you? Talk to us in the comments, down below!

 






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Game of Thrones fans raise more than $55000 for Kit Haringtonā€™s charity, Mencap

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Game of Thrones fans raise more than $55000 for Kit Haringtonā€™s charity, Mencap

Game of Thrones fans might have hated the final season of the show, but they aren’t holding off their love for the stars of the show. Only recently, we had reported that fans of the show from Reddit had helped raise over $30,000 for Emilia Clarke’s charity, a figure that has hit $137,000 by now. Looks like the fans didn’t stop there. They have now raised over $55,000 for Kit Harington’s charity, Mencap. Read on!

The campaign was started by Redditor u/AlpineJ0e, and is hosted on JustGiving.com. It’s dedicated to Mencap, a charity Kit Harington has supported for years, which works for equal rights and opportunities for people with learning disabilities.

JustGiving fundraiser for Kit Harington’s charity Mencap from freefolk

Watch Kit Harington explain the purpose of Mencap in the video below:

At the time of writing this article, the campaign has collected over $55,682 (Ā£43,686) for Mencap, and is still going strong. Mencap themselves responded to the effort on Twitter, and even sent a letter to the campaign creator, along with a signed photo of Kit:

If you want to donate, the campaign is still open and can be found here. Talk to us in the comments, down below!






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Maisie Williams’ X-Men movie “The New Mutants” gets its release date delayed again

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Maisie Williams' X-Men movie "The New Mutants" gets its release date delayed again

Game of Thrones might be over, but the careers of its stars are far from it. The stars have moved on with other big projects already. Notably, the Stark sisters, i.e, Sophie Turner (Sansa) and Maisie Williams (Arya) both landed roles in the X-Men Universe. Sophie’s film, Dark Phoenix, recently released in theatres, but Maisie’s The New Mutants has been delayed, for the third time now. Read on!

Now, some of you might be aware that Disney bought Fox out, bringing the rights to the X-Men films back into the family. This means that the fate of ongoing projects hangs in the balance, and The New Mutants is one of them. The movie, which stars Maisie Williams, was initially set to release on April 13, 2018, which was then pushed to February 22, 2019, and once more to August 2, 2019. A new press release by Disney reveals the film has been pushed one more time, to April 3, 2020.

The New Mutants producer Simon Kinberg told Digital Spy the reason behind the latest rescheduling:

“What’s happening is we’re gonna do reshoots this year on that film and it has a new release date from Disney. That’s really it.

Part of it was figuring out what the reshoots were gonna be, the pick-ups, and the other part of it was getting that cast back together.”

Well, let’s just hope that it’s good when it does get released. Disney is surely bound to pick up feedback from Dark Phoenix, which bombed at the box office, with the worst reception for an X-Men movie, ever.

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