Category Archives: Casting

Natalie Dormer reveals she didn’t originally audition for Margaery Tyrell

By Cameron White on

Natalie Dormer is likely to be all over our television screens in the next couple of weeks as she makes the rounds to promote the upcoming third entry in the Hunger Games film saga. She’s already appeared on The Jonathan Ross Show … Continue reading

News from the Bolton-controlled North

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We have confirmation that the Bolton story line will get a decent chunk of next year’s screen time. Charlotte Hope, who plays the character Myranda, has confirmed she will be in four episodes next season, which is a big jump … Continue reading

Game of Thrones maesters in new film, television projects

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Apparently, one of the many maester’s chains you can craft during your studies at Oldtown is for acting, as two of Game of Thrones‘ own maesters are in new and upcoming projects. Donald Sumpter, who played Maester Luwin, will be … Continue reading

Game Of Thrones actresses join Maze Runner sequel, supernatural thriller The Forest

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Daenerys Targaryen’s favorite translator is headed into the maze. Nathalie Emmanuel has officially joined the cast of The Scorch Trials, the sequel to the YA action film The Maze Runner. According to The Hollywood Reporter, she’ll be playing “Harriet, the leader of … Continue reading

Game Of Thrones actors in new John Hawkes, Elle Fanning film

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Game of Thrones actors keep busy when they’re not flying out to historic locations to film the series. Lena Headey and Peter Dinklage in particular have time-traveled to the 1970s in an upcoming film, Low Down, premiering in New York … Continue reading

Two new characters cast on Game Of Thrones with Lost, Misfits alums

By Rowan Kaiser on

The Hollywood Reporter has announced that Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, best known as Mr. Eko from Lost, Simon Edibisi on Oz, and the Dark Elf Kurse in Thor 2: The Dark World has joined Game Of Thrones. He was a fan favorite on both Oz and Lost, so … Continue reading

Septa Unella cast, giving hope for missing characters?

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If you’ve been keeping an eye on news of the King’s Landing filming in Dubrovnik, you may have noticed a recurring face in a Septa’s costume. We’d picked the character as Septa Unella, while a recent update from Watchers On … Continue reading

Gillen’s sci-fi film gets teaser trailer; Madden joins modern-day thriller

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“Chaos is a ladder; the climb is all there is” is a good quote about ambition, so it’s rather appropriate that Aidan Gillen is in a sci-fi project titled Ambition. The latest film from Polish animator, illustrator, and director Tomasz … Continue reading

Game Of Thrones stars join Jesse Owens biopic, Angry Birds film

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The Game Of Thrones cast continues to turn up in unexpected places in the off-season. First up: Carice van Houten, who will be playing German film director and propagandist Leni Riefenstahl in the Jesse Owens biopic Race. Riefenstahl’s best known … Continue reading

Game Of Thrones actors continue their cinema takeover

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Speculative fiction movie projects just keep snapping Game Of Thrones actors up. It makes sense: performers on popular geek-friendly TV shows offer instant credibility and fan interest. Also, Game Of Thrones actors tend to be quite good at their jobs. Perhaps most … Continue reading

Undead Lannisters to chase Doctor Who star in Pride And Prejudice And Zombies

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Deadline is reporting that Game Of Thrones stars Charles Dance (Tywin Lannister) and Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister) are joining the cast of the literature/horror mashup film Pride And Prejudice And Zombies. They’ll be joining Matt Smith, who recently left Doctor Who, as well as Boardwalk … Continue reading

Charles Dance discusses return to Game Of Thrones Season 5…wait, what?

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When we last saw Lord Tywin Lannister, he was not, shall we say, in a condition that seemed conducive to further appearances on Game Of Thrones. Yet today, MTV, interviewing the actor on the Dracula Untold junket, asked the seemingly innocuous question, “Are … Continue reading