Connect with us

Uncategorized

Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas got married by Elvis impersonator in a surprise ceremony in Las Vegas

sophie-turner-sansa-stark-marries-fiance-joe-jonas-in-surprise-ceremony-in-las-vegas-8935630

Game of Thrones is currently in the middle of its final season. With no more Game of Thrones left to film, the stars are taking a break to focus on other projects and their personal lives. One of the stars, Sophie Turner, who plays Sansa Stark, got married to her fiance Joe Jonas in a surprise ceremony in Las Vegas. Read on!

Sophie had gotten engaged to the famous musician back in October 2017, a while after Season 7 finished airing, and now in the middle of Season 8 airing, they have tied the knot. The wedding was a surprise ceremony in Las Vegas after the Billboard Music Awards. American DJ Diplo was present at the wedding, and he even live-streamed it to fans on Instagram. Recordings of this footage have been floating around on Twitter. Take a look:

Diplo really streamed while Joe and Sophie were getting married I- pic.twitter.com/jsW9LVGAD6

— Jonas Brothers News (@jbrosnews) May 2, 2019

This seemed like a private and whimsical affair. An Elvis impersonator even married the two. A few musicians from the Billboard Awards seemed to be present at this awesome after-party of a wedding. Sophie’s Game of Thrones castmates seemed absent, but her family members were present, with sister-in-laws standing in as her bridesmaids. Not just that, it seemed completely unplanned, too, with the couple marrying each other with candy rings, rather than actual rings.

Of course, this was a smaller wedding. Sophie and Joe will have another formal wedding for all their friends and family, which will reportedly be held in France. Further details are unknown, but we can expect at least a few Game of Thrones stars to turn up. In addition to this, TMZ somehow managed to obtain documents which state that Sophie has officially changed her name from Sophie Belinda Turner to Sophie Belinda Jonas.

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

olenna-tyrell-8375830

The year 2020 has been the Red Wedding of years. As if the COVID-19 pandemic wasn’t enough, tragedy has struck yet once again. This time, the wretched year has taken away another gem of the entertainment industry. Diana Rigg, who played the cunning Lady Olenna Tyrell on the series Game of Thrones, has passed away at the age of 82.

Diana was a decorated and esteemed performer. She was a venerable figure in Britain’s entertainment industry and was the recipient of the famed Tony and Emmy awards. Rigg was also famous for her role as intelligence agent Emma Peel on ‘The Avengers’ in the 1960s.

Dame Diana Rigg . She always raised the bar with her incredible talent, intelligence and wit. An absolute joy and honor to work with. May her soul Rest In Peace https://t.co/BC4annah1H

— Nikolaj CosterWaldau (@nikolajcw) September 10, 2020

Diana Rigg played the role of Lady Olenna Tyrell, also known as The Queen of Thorns on HBO’s The Game of Thrones. She began in the third season in 2013. She was nominated for the esteemed Emmy awards for the category ‘Best Guest Actor’ for her work on the show, consecutively from 2013 to 2015.

Diana was a beautiful kind and generous human being that enhanced the lives of all that knew her as well as a great actress. She leaves a great void in my heart,” said Lionel Larner, who was Rigg’s long time friend and talent agent.

Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg was born in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England. She spent her early childhood in India. Diana did her training as an actress at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art from 1955-57 and made her professional stage debut in Brecht’s The Caucasian Chalk Circle in 1957. She died from cancer which was diagnosed back in March.

Her loss will be deeply felt and she will be missed all over the world. Our condolences are with her family and friends.

david-benioff-b-weiss-18th-annual-afi-awards-1-e1599354459390-7334757

Game of Thrones was a memorable experience for both the fans and the show’s crew. Rarely do we see a TV show achieve massive popularity as Game of Thrones did in the last decade. Many of the show’s crew have moved on to new projects, including showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.

Game of Thrones directors David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, along with Alexander Woo are working together to adapt Liu Cixin’s bestseller “Three-Body Problem” for Netflix. The series will be covering all three books of the trilogy, namely, “The Three-Body Problem,” “The Dark Forest,” and “Death’s End.” The story revolves around the idea of humanity’s first contact with aliens. Netflix struck a deal with Yoozoo group for the rights to make an English adaptation of the trilogy.

The Three-Body Problem, the story of humanity’s first contact with an alien civilization inspired by @cixinliu’s renowned novel, will be adapted as a Netflix series from David Benioff, D.B. Weiss and Alexander Woo. pic.twitter.com/Dily05j2Vw

— NX (@NXOnNetflix) September 1, 2020

Benioff and Weiss were highly impressed by the books. They said, “Liu Cixin’s trilogy is the most ambitious science-fiction series we’ve read, taking readers on a journey from the 1960s until the end of time, from life on our pale blue dot to the distant fringes of the universe. We look forward to spending the next years of our lives bringing this to life for audiences around the world.

The Three-Body Problem is going to be the first project Benioff and Weiss will work on, since the completion of Game of Thrones. They have already proved their mettle with the amazing success of Game of Thrones. The new show is the type of fantasy genre that is right up their sleeves. Benioff and Weiss are also associated with another Netflix series, “The Chair” as executive producers.

The Netflix series does not have a release date yet. What are your expectations for the show? Let us know in the comments below.

george-r-r-martin-wallpapers-4827950

Game of Thrones author George R. R. Martin has often been in controversies due to his ‘out of the world’ writing style. This time he is in the news again for something else. It is for a lawsuit he filed for the film rights of a werewolf novella.

The complaint was filed at the Los Angeles superior court on Wednesday. According to the complaint, Mike the Pike productions were granted an option to the rights of the film in 2009. The company later assigned the option to Blackstone Manor, LLC., who are the defendant in this case. Blackstone exercised the option on September 2, 2014, which gave them 5 years to start principal photography before the rights went back to Martin.

The complaint states that Blackstone “hastily assembled” a barebones cast and crew. Just a day before the 2019 deadline to shoot “a handful of scenes” to make it appear they were still working on the project, to retain the rights for another 5 years. Martin describes the “token” production was “insufficient”. He compared the move to a “contractor hurriedly building a gazebo in lieu of the agreed-upon skyscraper when faced with a deadline”, as reported by the Los Angeles times.

the-skin-trade-7099881

After the success of Game of Thrones, the writer is sure to have high hopes with any production house that wants to adapt his novel for the screen. The novel was published in 1988 as a part of “Night Vision 5”. It was a horror anthology that also included works of Stephen King and Dan Simmons. The story revolves around a private investigator, Randi Wade, who is looking into a series of brutal killings in her small town. This leads her to the world of werewolves and other demons.

The story won a World Fantasy Award in 1989. What is your perspective about the case? Let us know in the comments below.