Emilia Clarke Thinks Game of Thrones Needs a Rest and Wishes You Wouldn’t Call Daenerys the ‘Mad Queen’

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Years ago, Emilia Clark became one of the first people to know who would ultimately emerge victorious and sit on Game of Thrones Iron Throne. For obvious reasons, she was sworn to keep the information secret, but now, she’s finally free to speak out about how the series played out and everyone’s sudden fondness for…

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Elizabeth Olsen Once Had a ‘Terrible’ Audition for the Role of Daenerys in Game of Thrones

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Emilia Clarke’s Daenerys Targaryen, a name that you have trouble spelling, definitely definitely not me, is one of the central players of Game of Thrones, but she, of course, wasn’t the only person auditioned for the part. According to a recent Vulture interview, Elizabeth Olsen, of Scarlet Witch fame, also went out…

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Watch Jason Momoa Slap the Shit Out of His Game of Thrones Boss…in Animation

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We all love a good behind-the-scenes story—especially ones that involve Jason Momoa kicking somebody’s ass because that’s what he was brought into this earth to do. HBO has given us a hilarious (and animated!) behind-the-scenes saga from Game of Thrones involving showrunner David Benioff, Momoa, and a seemingly…

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Apparently, Lyanna Mormont Doesn’t Like Jon Snow’s New Girlfriend

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Lyanna Mormont, the Lady of Bear Island, doesn’t mess around. She tells it like it is. A surprise to no one, that likely means she’ll be the one smart voice in the room on Game of Thrones, confronting her new king about his new girlfriend, the Mother of Dragons. That’s right, looks like it’s not just a fling. They’re…

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Game of Thrones’ Jon Snow Reveal Won’t Just Be Awkward, It Could Destroy His Relationship With Dany

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Many Game of Thrones fans are anxiously awaiting that super-awkward moment in season eight when Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen realize that they’ve boned a close relative. But according to one of the showrunners, as well as the actors themselves, the reveal could also tear them apart—because Dany might not let anyone…

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