Varys Actor Conleth Hill ‘Disappointed’ With Last Few Seasons

Varys Actor Conleth Hill ‘Disappointed’ With Last Few Seasons

In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Varys actor Conleth Hill provided his thoughts on his time on Game of Thrones and not all were positive. Hill revealed he was ‘disappointed’ with the final few seasons of the show, and was upset about Varys’s death, specifically, he was saddened that Varys did not get to have a final scene with Littlefinger, as Littlefinger had been his nemesis. Hill said he ‘kinda dropped off the edge’ after Season 6, noting Varys himself was also pushed to the sidelines and had not been focused on as much. Hill was frustrated by this but understood that, as a …

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost to Adapt Ben Aaronovitch’s ‘Rivers of London’

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost to Adapt Ben Aaronovitch’s ‘Rivers of London’

Exciting news! According to Deadline  Stolen Picture, a production company set up by Nick Frost and Simon Pegg, is set to adapt the epic fantasy drama novel Rivers of London. The novel by Ben Aaronovitch follows Peter Grant, a former policeman who becomes a magician’s apprentice. The series of novels follows Peter as he solves magical crimes, blending urban fantasy with crime thrillers. Simon Pegg and Nick Frost have previously collaborated to make films such as Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, and The World’s End. They will be developing the book as a TV series, with the two expressing great excited at bringing Aaronovitch’s world to life. …

‘Mr. Robot’ Writer Tapped for Adaptation of ‘To Offer Compassion’

‘Mr. Robot’ Writer Tapped for Adaptation of ‘To Offer Compassion’

  The book To Offer Compassion: A History of the Clergy Consultation, co-authored by Doris Andrea Dirks and Patricia A. Relf has been tapped to receive a big screen adaptation by Storyboard Entertainment. The book tells the true story of a group of ministers and rabbis forming the Clergy Consultation Service on Abortion (CSS) for the purpose of offering consulting services to women with unwanted pregnancies, including referring them to licensed physicians to perform abortions. The book offered a compelling on the largely forgotten movement, drawing from interviews from the CCS’s participants and official documents. Kor Adana, co-producer and writer of Mr. Robot, has been brought on …