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Game of Thrones Creators Reflect on Season 8 &#038 Coffee Cup-gate

Game of Thrones Creators Reflect on Season 8 & Coffee Cup-gate

James Hibberd’s book “Fire Cannot Kill a Dragon” chronicled all eight seasons of the long-running series with behind-the-scenes stories and talked to creators and showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss about the incident (via The Hollywood Reporter).[caption id="attachment_1277111" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen with a coffee cup in Game of Thrones episode "The[...]

Game of Thrones Pranks: Stark Sisters &#038 Always Sunnys Rob McElhenney

Game of Thrones Pranks: Stark Sisters & Always Sunny's Rob McElhenney

They started crying." "Then they came to the real wrap party and cried through that — because they thought they might never see each other again," showrunner Dan Weiss adds.The story with the original pilot was the cast and crew held a wrap party not knowing if they would ever see each other again should[...]

Game of Thrones Creators Explain Why Lady Stoneheart Was Left Out

Game of Thrones Creators Explain Why Lady Stoneheart Was Left Out

David Benioff and Dan Weiss, creators of the television series whose name is adopted from book one of Martin’s novels, made the executive decision to take the character out for multiple reasons James Hibberd chronicled the behind-the-scenes stories of the HBO series in his upcoming book "Fire Cannot Kill a Dragon" provided the background behind[...]


2 Petitions to Remove Game of Thrones Writers from Star Wars Launch

2 Petitions to Remove 'Game of Thrones' Writers from 'Star Wars' Launch

While fans the world over are highly torn over the series finale of HBO's Game of Thrones, many eyes are turning to the next project for co-creators David Benioff and Dan Weiss- a film in a galaxy far, far away.[caption id="attachment_693316" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dan Weiss and David BenioffPhoto by Suzi Pratt via Wikimedia Commons[/caption]As confirmed by Bob Iger, the next Star[...]

HBO Stopping Game Of Thrones Season 7 Screeners To Avoid Leaks Dares To Dream

HBO Stopping 'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Screeners To Avoid Leaks, Dares To Dream

Acknowledging that Games of Thrones is both their most popular (and expensive) series of all time and the most illegally downloaded series internationally, HBO and showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss are doing everything possible to avoid leaks and preserve storylines.It's usually standard practice for a network to give critics early access to episodes of their shows,[...]


Game Of Thrones Adds Flashbacks To New Season

Game Of Thrones Adds Flashbacks To New Season

That is soon going to change.David Benioff and Dan Weiss revealed the change during a Q&A with film students in Spain Here is the roughly translated quote which was not attributed to a particular producer: “By making the first season, we set a rule: No prophecies, dreams or flashbacks We failed the first two and this season[...]