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

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

“Here’s a minor prank we pulled during season one: We told Maisie and Sophie that since they were underage, they couldn’t come to the pilot wrap party," says showrunner David Benioff "So we told them they were going to have a special underage wrap party at McDonald’s They started crying." "Then they came to the[...]

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[...]

Netflix Lands The Three-Body Problem Trilogy Creative Team Revealed

Netflix Lands The Three-Body Problem Trilogy; Creative Team Revealed

Beginning with writers and executive producers David Benioff and D.B Weiss (Game of Thrones), and Alexander Woo (The Terror: Infamy, True Blood), with Rian Johnson and producing partner Ram Bergman (Looper, Knives Out, Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi) serving as executive producers- with all five billed by the streaming service as "fierce[...]


Star Wars: Benioff and Weiss Reportedly Wanted to Explore the Origins of the Jedi

"Star Wars": Benioff and Weiss Reportedly Wanted to Explore the Origins of the Jedi

Two days ago everyone was surprised to learn that Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B Weiss decided to step away from the Star Wars trilogy they were hired to write back in February 2018 Since then there have been some interesting reactions from all corners of the internet with plenty of people deciding that Star Wars is clearly[...]

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss Have Stepped Away From Star Wars

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss Have Stepped Away From Star Wars

Just under two years ago it was announced that that Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B Weiss were going to helm their own trilogy of Star Wars movies At the time the reaction was pretty mixed overall but people were generally pretty positive about this new development However, this was also a little over a year[...]


Game of Thrones Creators David Benioff D.B. Weiss Sign Exclusive Netflix Deal

"Game of Thrones" Creators David Benioff, D.B. Weiss Sign Exclusive Netflix Deal

When the smoke settled on "The Battle of the Six Studios" cleared, there could be only one - only one to sign Emmy Award-winning Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B Weiss to an exclusive global deal to write, produce and direct new series and films That winner? Netflix, with sources reporting to Deadline[...]

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[...]

That Time David Benioff Jason Momoa Played The Slap Game [Video]

That Time David Benioff, Jason Momoa Played The Slap Game [Video]

If there's one thing Game of Thrones co-creator David Benioff has taught us, it's DO NOT play The Slap Game against Jason Momoa, especially when there's much Guinness involved.Waaaaaay back in May of 2018, Momoa reunited with his Game of Thrones former castmates for a pint or six, and apparently a rousing round of The Slap Game is what[...]

HBOs Casey Bloys on Watchmen: Very Very High Hopes on Confederate: No Change

HBO's Casey Bloys on Watchmen: "Very, Very High Hopes"; on Confederate: "No Change"

HBO programming president Casey Bloys updated the media on two very different, polarizing projects during their Television Critics Association's (TCA) executive session on Wednesday: Damon Lindelof's authorized adaptation "remix" of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ 1986 limited comic book series Watchmen; and alternate history fiction series Confederate, from Game Of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B[...]

Jason Momoa Benioff Weiss and Guinness – Will the Khal Ride Again

Jason Momoa, Benioff, Weiss, and Guinness – Will the Khal Ride Again?

This love also led to probably one of the best photo ops with him I've personally seen.It just so happens that the most recent pair of companions he shared a round with in a bar were none other than the heads of HBO's Game of Thrones.In a post on Jason Momoa's Instagram, he shares a pint[...]

#7Years7Kingdoms: Maisie Williams Asks for Your Favorite Game of Thrones Moments

#7Years7Kingdoms: Maisie Williams Asks for Your Favorite Game of Thrones Moments

Martin's Song of Ice and Fire saga quickly caught hold of audiences all over the world under the guidance of David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.[caption id="attachment_770489" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Official season 8 announcement key art posted by HBO[/caption]To celebrate this milestone in the show's history, Arya Stark herself (Maisie Williams) posted on her Twitter a call for fans to[...]

The Weekly Static s01e26: Gronkowski Gaiman MLK and More

The Weekly Static s01e26: Gronkowski, Gaiman, MLK, and More!

I want these words to make things right, but isn't it the wrongs that make the words come to life? I mean, who does he think he is? Cause if that's the worst you got, better put your fingers back to the key. Cause it's one night and one more time, but thanks for the […]

Did Star Wars Just Hit HBOs Confederate with a Force Choke

Did Star Wars Just Hit HBO's Confederate with a Force Choke?

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Credit: Gage Skidmore[/caption]While Star Wars fans might still be scratching their heads over whether or not to be excited over news that Game Of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B Weiss have been tapped to write and produce a new series of Star Wars films, two people who are definitely excited?[...]

HBO Taps Game Of Throness Bryan Cogman To Pen Fifth Prequel Series

HBO Taps Game Of Thrones's Bryan Cogman To Pen Fifth Prequel Series

Each series will serve as a prequel and not a spin-off, with none of the current cast from the main series being involved.Martin also squashed fans' hopes that Ser Duncan the Tall and Aegon the Unlikely (Dunk and Egg) would be the focus of one of the series; and it looks like Robert’s Rebellion won't[...]

Game Of Thrones Hits Series High In Spite Of Leaked Episode

Game Of Thrones Hits Series High, In Spite Of Leaked Episode

Martin series are used to being patient and waited for the regular time slot instead of watching the leaked episode two days early.The series, adapted by David Benioff and D.B Weiss, is well past the published novels and is working now on information given by the author The next book in the series, The Winds of[...]

With Such Severe Backlash Is Confederate HBOs Secret Empire

With Such Severe Backlash, Is 'Confederate' HBO's 'Secret Empire'?

Ever since HBO announced Confederate, an alt-history show wherein the South wins the Civil War, by Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D B Weiss, the pushback against the show hasn't seemed to stop.In the announcement, it was made clear that a part of the premise will be that slavery will still exist in the show[...]

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,[...]