George RR Martin

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‘I was hot-glue-gunning hair to my head’: Emma D’Arcy on their House of the Dragon audition
From viral cocktails to being scared to Google themself, the actor’s role as Rhaenyra Targaryen in the Game of Thrones prequel has made them huge. They talk violence, childbirth – and why those incest scenes are OK oh

Hollie Richardson

27, Dec, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Is it OK to lie to your partner to avoid TV spoilers? I hope so, or I’m a monster | Patrick Lenton
When my partner recently decided to watch Game of Thrones for the first time, I concluded that the best way to help her enjoy it would be to lie my head off

Patrick Lenton

24, Oct, 2022 @3:00 PM

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House of the Dragon: HBO ‘disappointed’ as season finale leaks
The final episode of the first season of the hit Game of Thrones prequel has landed online days early

Benjamin Lee

21, Oct, 2022 @9:22 PM

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Game of Thrones co-author decries accusations of racism after fan backlash
Fans suggest boycotting an upcoming Game of Thrones book over the involvement of Linda Antonsson

Benjamin Lee

04, Oct, 2022 @3:54 PM

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‘I expected both to be cheap cash-ins’: readers’ verdicts on House of the Dragon and Lord of the Rings
Costumes, sets, CGI, scripts and performances go under the spotlight – as readers weigh up the new ventures into Middle-earth and Westeros

Guardian readers

08, Sep, 2022 @2:23 PM

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Game of Thrones effect fires up reissues of ‘lost’ fantasy fiction classics
With big-budget TV series about to hit streaming services, publishers hope a string of cult novels will find a new audience

David Barnett

21, Aug, 2022 @10:00 AM

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House of the Dragon: what Game of Thrones novices need to know
From seasons that last years to key plot points delivered in the nude, here’s the lowdown for newcomers

Tom Huddleston

19, Aug, 2022 @9:02 AM

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House of the Dragon first look review – this epic Game of Thrones prequel is a roaring success
The long-awaited follow-up to the fantasy drama is here – and it’s every bit as great as its predecessor in its heyday. It’s fun, fantastic-looking and seems set to get us hooked all over again

Lucy Mangan

19, Aug, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Game of Thrones v Lord of the Rings: who will win the epic battle of the spin-offs?
Hundreds of millions of dollars have been flung into making prequels of the fantasy franchises. But which will triumph? Or, with no familiar characters, could both end in disaster?

Steve Rose

28, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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House of the Dragon: what can we expect from the Game of Thrones prequel?
With just a month to go, more details are emerging on arguably the most anticipated new TV series of the year

Stuart Heritage

20, Jul, 2022 @2:29 PM

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Top 10 books about twins | Rebecca Wait
Writers from William Shakespeare to Angela Carter and George RR Martin have been been inspired by the doubled lives of these familial pairs

Rebecca Wait

13, Jul, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Jon Snow set to return in Game of Thrones sequel series – reports
Kit Harington will reprise role if unnamed HBO series goes ahead, potentially extending George RR Martin’s world beyond source material

Sian Cain

17, Jun, 2022 @5:12 AM

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