Hannah Waddingham Discusses Being Waterboarded on ‘Game of Thrones’ Set

Hannah Waddingham Discusses Being Waterboarded on ‘Game of Thrones’ Set

How far should a person go for their craft? How much is one willing to endure? It’s not uncommon for actors to be injured while on set, and many have come away from roles with emotional and physical wounds. While actors and other creative individuals involved in acting might view this as being part of the job, these experiences raise the question of what sort of expectations are placed on actors. Zach Sharf, writer for Indiewire, published an article that discusses one such instance on HBO’s Game of Thrones. Spoilers ahead if you haven’t finished the series! Hannah Waddingham is sometimes known for …

Can You Guess the Bookish Emmy Winners (That Aren’t Game of Thrones)?

Can You Guess the Bookish Emmy Winners (That Aren’t Game of Thrones)?

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Last night the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards were the light of many viewers eyes. The final season of Game of Thrones might have lead the charge with no less than thirty-two nominations, but history was made when Billy Porter became the first openly gay black man to win an Emmy for outstanding lead actor in a drama series for his work in “Pose.” In addition, Fleabag took home four Emmys, Chernobyl took home three, Ozark and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel took home two each. But besides Game of Thrones taking home Outstanding Drama Series (no comment) and Peter Dinkage taking home Outstanding …

“Devastated” Lena Headey Signals Winter Is Coming

“Devastated” Lena Headey Signals Winter Is Coming

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With the last season of Game of Thrones arriving in the coming months, it’s strange to think that one of HBO’s biggest shows is about to end. The show first aired back on April 17th, 2011, only about three months before A Dance with Dragons hit shelved on July 12th that same year. Now the show is wrapping up while Winds of Winter tries to find a release date (George R R Martin said no to a season 8 cameo because he wants to finish the book), it almost doesn’t seem real.   Image Via Express.co.uk   It didn’t for Cersai Lannister …