Monthly Archives July 2012

Day 23: Filming continues in NI, peep these new pics from the set

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Filming continues in Northern Ireland. Locations used so far include Tollymore Forest, Quoile River and Shane’s Castle. According to IFTN, Linen Mills Studio has seen increased usage this season as well. This studio was first used last season and it … Continue reading

Quick Hits: Director info, TCA awards, Comic Con Buzz

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Michelle MacLaren will be directing episodes 7 and 8 of the new season, according to Mo Ryan who spoke with the director at the TCA Awards. Game of Thrones was named Program of the Year at the Television Critics Association … Continue reading

2012 London Olympics open thread

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Long-time readers might remember that we had an open thread for the last major worldwide sporting event, the World Cup. The thread was a lot of fun, with our large international contingent of readers all rooting on their home country. … Continue reading

WiCnet Awards Season Two: Best Action Scene

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Voting on the next category in the WiCnet Awards for season two is now open. This time we are asking you to vote for the best action scene of season two. Peruse the nominees after the break, cast your vote … Continue reading

Confirmed: Iwan Rheon cast in Game of Thrones

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Misfits alum Iwan Rheon appears to have been cast in season three of Game of Thrones. A photo posted on Facebook of Iwan Rheon hanging out in a Belfast bar with some of the cast was the first clue. Ours … Continue reading

The North Remembers: July 2009

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Time to look three years into the past again. That particular July was a big month for Game of Thrones. The first and foremost reason was Sean Bean joining the cast. To be precise, and here we have to be, Winter … Continue reading

Compilation of the house and character theme music in Thrones

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I feel like Ramin Djawadi’s music doesn’t get enough praise around here, probably because I myself am not a huge music and soundtrack buff. So when I saw this video by YouTube user Linakes that compiles the various musical themes … Continue reading

Quick Hits: Filming Season Three

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Gary Lightbody, lead singer of the band Snow Patrol, filmed a small cameo today for Game of Thrones, according to the band’s Facebook page and shared a photo of him in costume. Lightbody, a Belfast resident and fan of the … Continue reading

Saturday’s GoT Laughs: Voice impressions and a book cover

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This brilliant video has become popular some two weeks ago, but all the hullabaloo around Comic Con delayed this posting. By now, Steve Love’s impressions have attracted almost half a million views, and he deserves more!

WiCnet Awards Season Two: Best Dramatic Scene

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Last week we had the focus on the visual effects department with best CGI scene and this time we are turning our attentions to the actors, directors and writers with best dramatic scene of season two of Game of Thrones. … Continue reading

Comic Con interview roundup

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A bunch of interviews came out of last weekend’s Comic Con. Here is a roundup of those that I could find. If you see any I missed, link them in the comments and I will add them to the post! … Continue reading

Emmy nominations announced!

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The Emmy Awards nominations for this year have just been announced in a live broadcast, and Game of Thrones can again deservedly celebrate its many nods: Outstanding Drama Series Supporting Actor (Drama): Peter Dinklage Art Direction (Single camera): Garden of Bones, The Ghost … Continue reading



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