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Jason Momoa reacts to Game of Thrones Season 8 finale and Daenerys’ death

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Jason Momoa says showrunners were "very scared" the first time he auditioned for Khal Drogo

Game of Thrones ended this weekend after a decade long run, and it had many fans raging. One of the biggest characters of the show — Daenerys Targaryen, was killed in the last moment of her journey to the Iron Throne, and all the Dany fans hated it. Among these Dany fans was Jason Momoa, who played Khal Drogo. Read on!

In the series finale, Season 8 episode 6 — “The Iron Throne“, we got to see Daenerys at the beginning of her reign as the Mad Queen. Following her announcement to liberate all of the world, eventually, we saw Jon Snow decide that Daenerys needed to die, and in a moment of betrayal, as he was in her embrace, he stabbed her. Jason Momoa, who is a big supporter of Emilia Clarke, and Daenerys, had a reaction that summed up those of all Dany fans. He did it in an Instagram Live session:

Momoa said:

“F**k you! F**k you, punk!

Khaleesi, I love you. Emilia, I love you. So sorry I wasn’t there for you.”

Speaking of Jon being sent to the Wall, he said:

“Let me get this s**t straight. You’re going back to what the f**k you did in the first place and you killed Khaleesi. Oh my god… We’re gonna go to the bars and we’re gonna get in a fight.”

As far as Bran becoming King goes, Momoa had no enthusiasm:

“Who gives a f**k? Who gives a f**k?”

He also said a nice goodbye to the show:

“I wanna say thank you to David (Benioff) and Dan (Weiss) and the whole crew. I wouldn’t be here today if it wasn’t for David and Dan who made Drogo. I was very honoured to be part of the show and I can’t believe that it’s the last episode.”

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Game of Thrones fans raise more than $55000 for Kit Harington’s charity, Mencap

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Game of Thrones fans raise more than $55000 for Kit Harington’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 (£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.

What do you guys think? Talk to us in the comments, down below!






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Johnnie Walker to launch new Game of Thrones scotches

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Johnnie Walker to launch new Game of Thrones scotches

Game of Thrones and merchandising go hand in hand. You what else goes hand in hand? Game of Thrones and alcohol. We have seen the perfect combination of these three things, with a lot of Game of Thrones co-branded alcohol coming out. Even though the show is over now, it looks like we might have one last update to the range Game of Thrones-themed alcohol. Johnnie Walker is releasing two new Game of Thrones scotches. Read on!

Johnnie Walker has previously made a scotch with the Game of Thrones branding before, called White Walker. After that, they released a series of eight whiskies, each for one great House of Westeros. and this time around, they’re going with an Ice and Fire theme, one for each. The new pair will be straight up called A Song of Ice and Fire. Take a look:

We have no more details about the taste of the new scotch range, although we expect the two be in contrast with each other. However, preorders are now open, with one 750ml bottle marked at the price of $43. You can pre-order yours, here. They will be available in October 2019.

Are you guys gonna get a bottle, or maybe two? Tell us in the comments, down below!






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