Elio Miguel Garcia Jr

1 Magazine | 1,821 Articles | 17,824 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.

Not My Job: We Quiz Lena Headey On Games Worse Than 'Game Of Thrones'

Game of Thrones may have killed off many major characters, but the manipulative, scheming Queen Cersei is still standing. She's played by Lena Headey, who we've invited to play a game called "You win and you die."

Since The Game of Thrones doesn't sound particularly fun to play, we'll ask three …

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2017 A Song of Ice and Calendar Announced

George R.R. Martin’s “Not a Blog” features the announcement of the the anticipated 2017 A Song of Ice and Fire Calendar.

As noted by GRRM’s assistant Raya Golden, French SF/F artist Didier Graffet (for those keeping track, that’s the third French artist whose work will grace the calendar series, …

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Game of Thrones Show-Runners Get Extremely Candid About Their Original “Piece of Sh—t” Pilot

How an Oscar-nominated director and the most successful TV show-runners in the world created a massive flop.

Game of Thrones show-runners Dan Weiss and David Benioff have been pretty forthright in the past when it comes to the original pilot for their smash-hit HBO show. The consensus? It was not …


George R.R. Martin Made Me Feel Unspeakably Depressed Yet Again

Few authors have as much power to draw you in with fun characters and thrilling adventures—and then crush your spirit utterly—as George R.R. Martin. …

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Scriptnotes 235: The one with Jason Bateman and the GoT guys

With a live audience in downtown Los Angeles, Craig and John welcome actor/director Jason Bateman to discuss what he looks for when considering a …

Jason Bateman

Game of Thrones' Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Talks Jon Snow

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Sophie Turner Teases 'Game Of Thrones' S6, Talks 'X-Men: Apocalypse'


Sophie Turner Teases 'Game Of Thrones' S6, Talks 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

At Entertainment Weekly’s pre-SAG party, Sophie Turner tells Access what has …

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The Trick To Playing A Blind Character On Game Of Thrones, According To Maisie Williams

In last summer’s Season 5 finale of Game of Thrones, Arya went a bit rogue, killing Meryn Trant for her own reasons. The action led to disapproval …

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See Game of Thrones Star Sophie Turner’s Charming Meltdown Over Ryan Gosling

Queen in the North!

When someone is the star of one of the biggest TV shows in the world and had landed a coveted role in a massive comic book franchise like X-Men, it’s hard to forget that they’re actually human—let alone a 19-year-old human. But that’s exactly what Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner

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Gwendoline Christie's Captain Phasma is returning for Star Wars: Episode VIII

Minor spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens follow.

Brienne of Tarth fans might have been pretty disappointed to see Gwendoline Christie's metal-plated stormtrooper, Captain Phasma, get such a limited role in The Force Awakens. While it seemed she was destined for death by trash compactor after …

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Game of Thrones: Sophie Turner teases Sansa's 'best season yet'

The understatement of the decade: Sansa Stark has had a rough go on Game of Thrones. Thankfully, it seems she’s finally going to catch a break in season 6, which Sophie Turner says will be a big season for Sansa.

“I mean this season is a really, really big one for Sansa,” the actress said during EW’s …

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Game Of Thrones Backdrop Wrecked By Storm

A famous location from the popular fantasy series Game of Thrones falls victim to Storm Gertrude's devastating winds.

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The Tinfoil Link: Don't Trust Marwyn

Everyone loves Archmaester Marwyn. He’s a tough dude, a hella cool guy who doesn’t play by the “rules” of the “Citadel.” He prays to queer gods and …

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Kit Harington: 'Jon Snow is dead - get used to it'


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Is Doctor Who in safe hands with Chris Chibnall? Is Doctor Who in safe hands with Chris Chibnall?

BBC Three reveals its plans for …

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Kit Harington learns magic for Doctor Faustus role

Game of Thrones star Kit Harington is learning the art of stage illusion for his new West End role in Doctor Faustus.

The actor, best known for …

Kit Harington

How Game of Thrones' commitment to bigness could sink it

I am very much looking forward to watching Game of Thrones Season 6. I want to make that clear up front. I’m a fan, I own the seasons on DVD, I’ve …


New Season 6 Promos

Today, HBO’s official Game of Thrones Twitter announced the start of a new promotion for the upcoming sixth season of Game of Thrones with this intriguing tweet:

Send a raven. Tweet at @GameofThrones using #HouseStark, #HouseLannister, or #HouseTargaryen for more on Season 6. …

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Great Job, Internet!: Outlandish as it seems, Game Of Thrones is rooted in English history

Viewers feeling vaguely guilty for spending their weekends, or even entire weeks, immersed in George R.R. Martin’s Game Of Thrones can take comfort in the knowledge that the show is, on some level, educational. The series is no mere delivery system for nudity, beheadings, and Peter Dinklage. Take …

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There's a Great Twist Coming to Game of Thrones?

Soon you will officially know the fate of Game of Thrones' Jon Snow. Soon. Until then, you're still allowed to wildly speculate regarding his …

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A Tourney at Harrenhal

Game of Thrones Star Teases Euron Greyjoy

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Tamer Hassan is to star in Game of Thrones

Tamer Hassan will star in the forthcoming series of 'Game of Thrones.'

The 47-year-old former 'EastEnders' actor has revealed he has joined the …

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How Could The Winds of Winter Be Published In Only Three Months?

If publishing a book takes one year, then why do George R. R. Martin’s publishers only need three months? Learn how blockbuster novels can change the …


Predict when George R.R. Martin will finish ‘Game of Thrones’, using the magic of geometry

The fourth season of HBO's Game of Thrones is a done deal, meaning it'll be another 10 months before we find out what happens next with Arya, Tyrion and the rest of the gang. Over at 538, Walt Hickey has been looking into the burning question of whether the show will run out of material before the …


USC Scripter Awards Nominations 2016, Expands Into TV

This year, there will be two USC Scripter Awards.

The award that honors the authors of printed works and the screenwriters who adapt their stories …

Game of Thrones: News - Game of Thrones Premiere Date, Renewal News

The TCA’s winter press tour is in full swing, an as usual it’s proved a bounty of information concerning Game of Thrones as executive Michael Lombardo spoke with press. As expected, the sixth season of the series will premiere on April 24th, starting at its usual 9PM Eastern time, to be followed by …

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Westeroscraft Walks: Winterfell