David Benioff

Game of Thrones confirms early 2019 air date for season 8

The final season of the fantasy drama will air in the first half of next year, according to HBO bosses<p><b>Game of Thrones</b> will be back in the first half …

TV Series

Game Of Thrones Season 8: HBO Narrows Down Its Premiere Date

Though it's been nearly a year since <i>Game of Thrones</i> Season 7 came to an end, fans are still hungry for any news about the George RR Martin series. Thankfully, HBO knows this and shared an exciting tidbit at the TCA press tour.<p>While a premiere date has yet to be announced for Season 8--the final …

TV Series

The Game of Thrones Prequel Will Begin Shooting in 2019!

Anxious for all those <i>Game of Thrones</i> spin-offs HBO has promised? It sounds like at least one of them is making serious moves!<p>HBO president of …

TV Series

‘Game of Thrones’ Will Be Returning In The First Half of 2019

HBO Head of Programming Casey Bloys gave a few interesting <i>Game of Thrones</i> updates during the network’s Summer 2018 TCA session. Namely he finally …

TV Series

HBO Boss Teases Epic 'Game of Thrones' Finale

It goes without saying that there are major expectations for the final season of <i>Game of Thrones</i> as it has to provide a satisfying conclusion to the …

TV Series

HBO's Confederate Still Has a Pulse

<i>Confederate</i> has not surrendered. At the Television Critics Assoc.’s summer press tour on Wednesday, HBO president Casey Bloys told TVLine that the …

TV

Game of Thrones: Final Season to Air on HBO in the 'First Half' of 2019

Countdown starts now!<p>Per <i>Entertainment Weekly</i>, HBO’s programming president Casey Bloys revealed during the Television Critics Association’s press tour …

TV Series

A "Dark" and "Horrifying" Game of Thrones Prequel Is Officially Coming to HBO

The final season of <b>Game of Thrones</b> will arrive on our TV screens in 2019, but that doesn't mean HBO is saying goodbye to Westeros forever. On Friday, the network announced that a prequel series is officially in the works, and it's going to introduce us to a whole new crop of interesting …

TV Series

‘Game of Thrones’ Creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss Will Make “Star Wars on Acid,” Emilia Clarke Says

<b>Game of Thrones</b> will soon close out its buzzy, critically acclaimed eight-season run next year, putting an end to the zeitgeist that the HBO series …

TV Series

Emilia Clarke Game of Thrones Showrunners Star Wars Series – Variety

Emilia Clarke can’t wait to see what her “Game of Thrones” cohorts David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will create once they’ve set their sights on “Star …

TV Series

17 Weird Similarities Between Game Of Thrones And Star Wars Characters

<i>Game of Thrones</i> showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are all set to helm a brand new series of <i>Star Wars</i> films. They should feel right at home. After all, <i>Game of Thrones</i> is essentially just <i>Star Wars</i> already, give or take a Death Star and a dragon or two.<p>Don't take our word for it. The following …

Game of Thrones

David Benioff and Dan Weiss record a commentary track for the “Pickle Rick” episode of Rick and Morty

<i>Game of Thrones</i> showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss are known to be big fans of <i>Rick and Morty</i>, the gonzo Adult Swim show about a brilliant, …

Game of Thrones

'Game of Thrones' Showrunner Just Threw Out an Amazing 'Rick and Morty' Crossover Idea

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss love "Pickle Rick" as much as we do.<p>The <i>Game of Thrones</i> crew has spared no expense to keep its final season spoiler-free, reportedly feeding actors their lines with earpieces instead of giving them scripts, and shooting multiple decoy scenes for the series finale. Now it …

TV Series

Game of Thrones: Season 1 Heading to 4K Disc

HBO has announced that Season 1 of the smash-hit series Game of Thrones, the most successful franchise in the network’s history, is scheduled for …

TV Series

George R.R. Martin Wishes David Benioff And Dan Weiss Keep Lady Stoneheart In ‘Game of Thrones’

Lady Stoneheart could have an important part in the HBO series.<p>It has been known HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> is inspired by George R.R. Martin’s <i>A Song of</i> …

TV Series

The Next Stand-Alone "Star Wars" Movie Is 'Porgs: A Star Wars Story'

This Just In! Many Bothans lost their lives to bring us this exclusive news from inside the depths of Lucasfilm but we’re thrilled to share with you …

Star Wars Rebels

All the Backlist! March 23, 2018

This week, Liberty discusses The Earthquake Bird, The Color Purple, Let the Right One In, and more great older books.<p>This week’s episode was …

Books

Bill Hader’s ‘SNL’ Anxiety Inspired His Violent New Role as an Assassin

In HBO’s ‘Barry,’ Hader plays a lonely hitman desperate to ditch a life of killing. He explains how his crippling ‘SNL’ stage fright provided the …

Culture

EPISODE IX Likely To Be John Williams’ Last STAR WARS Movie

John Williams is set to write the main theme for <b>Solo: A Star Wars Story</b>, out this May, and compose the score for JJ Abrams’ <b>Star Wars: Episode IX</b> next …

Star Wars Anthology Series

So there’s someone hiding in this photo of the Game of Thrones cast on a night out

Weird, very weird...<p>The Game of Thrones cast might be busy filming the show’s final season in Ireland (nope, still not over it). But just like the rest of us, these co-workers still have time to clock off early and head on down to the local after a tough days work.<p>According to the fan site Winter …

TV Series

The Cast of 'Game of Thrones' Went Out Drinking Together in Ireland Yesterday

They drink things and they know things.<p>The cast of <i>Game of Thrones</i> are close. And, now that more of them are <i>finally</i> getting to film scenes together, they're taking advantage of the opportunity for afterwork happy hour—you know, like coworkers do.<p>According to Winter Is Coming, showrunners David …

TV Series

A ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 7 Hint Could Lead To Doom For King’s Landing In Season 8

One of the most visually striking scenes from <i>Game of Thrones</i> season seven had nothing to do with dragons or explosions — but it might, eventually.<p>In episode four, “The Spoils of War,” Cersei Lannister invites Tycho Nestoris of the Iron Bank of Braavos to King’s Landing, where she hosts him in the …

TV Series

3 Things Bob Iger Wants You to Know About Disney's Future

The new Disney is direct to you.<p><b>Disney</b> (NYSE:DIS) recently reported its fiscal first-quarter earnings, beating analyst expectations on profits, but …

Investing

Excitement Builds as Disney Returns to Growth

Strength in parks and resorts was just one thing Disney investors had to cheer about.<p>Shareholders of <b>The Walt Disney Company</b> (NYSE:DIS) have had a lot …

Investing

Unmissable TV Scenes That Were Added At The Last Minute

Unplanned. Unscripted. Unbelievable<p>Last-minute rewrites, sudden cast departures, plain old improvisation: sometimes, necessity breeds invention on our favourite TV shows and sequences that featured nowhere in the original script deliver moments of pure TV gold.<p>Here are eight major scenes added to …

Culture (UK)

Is ‘Star Wars’ Saturation Possible?

Chris Ryan, Sean Fennessey, and David Shoemaker discuss the announcement that <i>Game of Thrones</i> showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will write and …

TV

Will The Game Of Thrones Creators Be Bad For Star Wars?

The most recent season of the HBO fantasy has exposed major flaws. There's reason to be worried<p>Tuesday's announcement that the <i>Game of Thrones</i> showrunners would create their own <i>Star Wars</i> series did exactly what a boardroom of marketing executives anticipated it would do: Create a perfect storm of …

TV Series

A guide to every ‘Star Wars’ movie and TV show that’s planned right now

Every dozen parsecs or so, the “Star Wars” universe seems to expand.<p>Just one day after the world glimpsed “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke in the …

Colin Trevorrow

All the Details We Have on the Upcoming Star Wars Films

Although we're still recuperating from the epic, meme-worthy masterpiece that is <b>The Last Jedi</b>, there's about to be even more Star Wars. Walt Disney Studios recently announced that <b>Game of Thrones</b> creators D.B. Weiss and David Benioff will write and produce a new series of Star Wars movies.<p>Benioff …

Star Wars

Lucasfilm Reportedly Hired Women And People Of Color In Secret To Write Or Direct Future ‘Star Wars’ Movies

After the announcement of <i>Game of Thrones</i>‘ David Benioff and D.B. Weiss being hired to come up with new Star Wars movies separate from the Skywalker saga and <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> director Rian Johnson’s recently-announced all-new trilogy, there have been grumblings around social media and blogs …

Rian Johnson