Archive - March 2010

Casting

Getting to know Fairley

I felt like there was a bit of an over-reaction to the news of Michelle Fairley replacing Jennifer Ehle. I think it was a combination of people’s disappointment that Ehle was leaving and Fairley being essentially an unknown...

Casting Speculation

Casting Bronn

With the first season getting the green light, now I can do these casting speculation posts with the knowledge that we will eventually get to see these roles filled. With the exception of Sam, Littlefinger, and Tywin (I suppose...

Filming

Two new set photos

There are two new photos of the Doune castle courtyard set that have surfaced on our Facebook fan group site. A guy named Brian took these last October, just before a scene was shot. Hear Me Roar: It is a familiar set, but the...

Speculation

The budget: Pay 3 get 4

We touched upon budgeting issues in an earlier post when the first concrete figures were made public (£30 million, or 45 million in U.S. dollars, for the first season). Now Elio wrote an article at Westeros discussing the budget...