Elio Miguel Garcia Jr

1 Magazine | 2,376 Articles | 19,374 Followers | @eliogarcia2013 | Co-founder of Westeros.org, the leading website for all things related to the works of George R.R. Martin. In collaboration with Random House and Flipboard, he is curator of the World of Ice and Fire magazine.

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Just signed contracts with TEAS Press for Azerbaijani editions of <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i>. A first for me.<p>This marks the forty-seventh different …

George R.R. Martin's friends explain the complicated reasons his next book might be taking so long to write

George R.R. Martin is more than just the brain behind "Game of Thrones." He's also an editor, a former TV writer, and a novelist whose depth of …

Fans are seething after a year with zero updates for George R.R. Martin's next book

<b>• It's been a full year since George R.R. Martin last gave a concrete update on his sixth book, "The Winds of Winter."</b> <b><br>• People are extremely</b> …

People’s Choice Awards 2017: Full List Of Winners

With People’s Choice Awards 2017 officially wrapped, it’s time to take a deep dive into the winners list.<p>Ellen DeGeneres made history at the show by …

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Film<p>Production<p>Character<p>Director<p>Company<p>CHRIST THE LORD: OUT OF EGYPT<p>Old Rabbi<p>Cyrus Nowrasteh<p>Cinecitta Studios S.P.A<p>FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS<p>Grandad<p>Johnny …

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‘He has this deep fear that he is not a legitimate president’

On the eve of the inauguration, Trump’s biographers ponder his refusal to bend his ego to his new office.<p>In the days immediately after the election that shocked the world, POLITICO Magazine convened the group of people who know Donald J. Trump better than anyone outside his family. We asked his …

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Maisie Williams makes Twitter request, gets more than she bargained for

LONDON — Arya and Sansa Stark may be total badasses these days, but it wasn't always that way.<p>Long before they were battle-hardened by the endless, freezing misery of Westeros, everybody's favourite <i>Game of Thrones</i> sisters were... well, they were just sort of small and adorable.<p>On Monday afternoon, …

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Tropes, trolls and Trump: the fantasy writer who inspired George RR Martin

Without Tad Williams there would be no Game of Thrones. The American novelist on reinventing fantasy – and why no one ever thinks they’re the bad guys<p>When the American fantasy writer Tad Williams first met Game of Thrones author George RR Martin, Martin growled at him: “Get the hell out of …

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Watch GoT's 'The Mountain' Hurl Another Washing Machine in the Name of Glory

Hafthór Björnsson, the <i>Game of Thrones</i> actor who’s currently the second-strongest man in the world, has hobbies, just like the rest of us. Only …

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Tim Porter, ACE Talks Working With Avid on “Game of Thrones”

<i>Avid sponsored the annual ACE EditFest in London this summer and had the chance to sit down with a must-see panel of talented editors. Our new Making</i> …

Why Game of Thrones has not yet been renewed for season 8

Though the <i>Game of Thrones</i> bosses have been vocal about their two-season swan song plan, the epic HBO drama has not officially been renewed for an eighth season — and now we know why.<p>Showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss previously told EW they wanted to cap the hit series at 73 hours, with seven …

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Will Mark Zuckerberg Be Our Next President?

It’s a serious question. “He wants to be emperor,” several people have told me.<p>During this crazy and bizarre week—one in which we learned that <b>Donald Trump</b> was briefed by intelligence chiefs that the Russian government had <i>kompromat</i> on him (and then later what said <i>kompromat</i> might comprise)—an …

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Game of Thrones: Could Season 8 Consist of More Than 6 Episodes?

HBO has yet to formally renew <i>Game of Thrones</i> for an eighth and final season and now we have some insight into why. The cabler’s programming president …

Jason Momoa says playing Khal Drogo in Game Of Thrones did not help his career in Hollywood

Actor says playing Aquaman is the 'best moment' in his career.<p>Jason Momoa may have received instant stardom after playing the insanely popular …

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Mahershala Ali Had an Absolutely Terrible Game of Thrones Audition

What messed him up? A chair.<p>The great Mahershala Ali may be best known for his roles on <i>Moonlight</i>, <i>Luke Cage</i>, and <i>House of Cards</i>, but did you know he almost landed a role on <i>Game of Thrones</i>? Well, we shouldn't say almost, because apparently, Ali's audition "guaranteed" that he <i>wasn't</i> almost on the HBO …

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Got Game of Thrones withdrawal syndrome? Try Vikings

With swords, skullduggery and epic narratives spread over thousands of miles, this is the perfect TV to see you through till Game of Thrones season seven<p>Six months. That, roughly, is how long the wait is until Game of Thrones, due “in the summer”, returns. Until then, you could busy yourself by …

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DGA TV Awards Nominations: ‘Stranger Things’, ‘Westworld’ & More Make List

The Directors Guild of America has just unveiled nominations for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in TV , Commercials and Documentary Films for …

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‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Leads Visual Effects Society Nominations

The Visual Effects Society (VES) announced the nominees for the 15th Annual VES Awards on Tuesday.<p>“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” leads the feature …

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Peter Dinklage Eyed for a Key Role in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

Are Tyrion Lannister and Tony Stark about to cross paths?<p>Sources tell Variety that “Game of Thrones” star Peter Dinklage is in early talks for a key …

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15th Annual VES Awards Nominees

Visual Effects Society Announces Nominees for<br>15th Annual VES Awards<p>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Receives Most Feature Film Nominations<br>Kubo and the …

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Winds of Winter Update

You really think statements like that would make a difference? Ah, you sweet summer child. I have years of experience with this that tells me otherwise.<p>But okay, I will try it your way.<p><b>Not done yet, but I’ve made progress. But not as much as I hoped a year ago, when I thought to be done by now.</b><p>I …

Bundling the Wild Cards

Haven't tried Wild Cards yet?<p>Well, here's your chance.<p>Tor Books is doing a special ebook bundle of the first five volumes of Wild Cards. (Including …

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Ed Sheeran says he played his new music for 'Game Of Thrones' cast - NME

Ed Sheeran has revealed that he played some of his new music to “random people” including the <i>Game Of Thrones</i> cast.<p>The singer-songwriter debuted a …

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'Arrival,' 'La La Land,' 'Moonlight' Among American Cinema Editors' Eddie Award Nominees

The animated feature contenders are 'Kubo and the Two Strings,' 'Moana' and 'Zootopia.'<p>American Cinema Editors has revealed the nominees for its 67th …

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5 Ways 'Westworld' Season 1 Mirrors 'Game of Thrones'

A closer look at the intersection of Ned Stark and Robert Ford, among other characters across the two HBO shows.<p><b>[Warning: This story contains</b> …

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Game of Thrones is spending as much time on the next seven episodes as it does on its usual run of ten

Winter is coming to Westeros – but the producers of Game of Thrones want to take their time with the final instalments, RadioTimes.com can …

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How To Win At Game Of Thrones (The Board Game)

Game of Thrones is not like other board games. While there are plenty of strategy games out there, and plenty of games where people have to be dicks …

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Game of Thrones saved my business, says farmer

Forthill Farm in County Armagh was struggling until the fantasy drama turned its rare breed residents into celebrities.<p>Farmer Kenny Gracey said: "It …

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