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George R. R. Martin says ‘Game of Thrones’ creators’ decision to have Daenerys sexually assaulted on her wedding night made the pilot ‘worse’ — but the reason makes sense if you’ve read the books

In “Fire Cannot Kill a Dragon,” a new book from Entertainment Weekly’s James Hibberd, George R. R. Martin said he never discussed changing Daenerys’ wedding-night scene with the show’s cocreators. “Why did the wedding scene change from the consensual seduction scene … to the brutal rape of Emilia Clarke? We […]
George R. R. Martin says ‘Game of Thrones’ creators’ decision to have Daenerys sexually assaulted on her wedding night made the pilot ‘worse’ — but the reason makes sense if you’ve read the books
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Emilia Clarke literally ducked out of the way when the ‘Game of Thrones’ cast was asked about the controversial ending for ‘the Dragon Queen,’ and then Kit Harington stepped up

HBO’s “Game of Thrones” won the award for outstanding drama series at the 2019 Emmys on Sunday. When the cast gathered to answer questions in the backstage press room, one reporter asked them to address the “controversy about the ending … especially regarding, of course, the Dragon Queen.” Upon hearing […]
Emilia Clarke literally ducked out of the way when the ‘Game of Thrones’ cast was asked about the controversial ending for ‘the Dragon Queen,’ and then Kit Harington stepped up
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I’m a huge ‘Game of Thrones’ fan and I think the finale was good — sorry

Warning: Spoilers ahead for HBO’s “Game of Thrones” season eight, episode six, “The Iron Throne.” Sunday’s highly anticipated series finale has disappointed many viewers and divided the fandom. Daenerys Targaryen’s death,Jon Snow’s exile, and Bran Stark’s ascension to power are among the most controversial twists. But while the last season […]
I’m a huge ‘Game of Thrones’ fan and I think the finale was good — sorry
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Making Daenerys a ‘Mad Queen’ on ‘Game of Thrones’ is the culmination of every demeaning sexist trope over the show’s 8 seasons

Warning: Spoilers ahead for “Game of Thrones” season eight, episode five, “The Bells.” On the penultimate episode of the HBO series, Daenerys Targaryen decided to ignore the Lannister army’s surrender and mercilessly destroy King’s Landing. Though Dany’s character has been surrounded by the “Mad Queen” theory for some time, her […]
Making Daenerys a ‘Mad Queen’ on ‘Game of Thrones’ is the culmination of every demeaning sexist trope over the show’s 8 seasons
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17 details in ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8 episode 5 you may have missed

The penultimate episode of “Game of Thrones” is called “The Bells.” It featured a showdown between Cersei’s and Daenerys’ forces in an epic battle at King’s Landing. We break down 17 details you might have missed while watching the episode. Warning: this video contains spoilers. Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more […]
17 details in ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8 episode 5 you may have missed
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14 details in ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8 episode 4 you may have missed

The fourth episode of the final season of “Game of Thrones” took place in the immediate aftermath of the Battle of Winterfell. There were a few major character deaths that left fans shocked. Warning: This video contains spoilers. Daenerys, Jon Snow, and Tyrion headed to King’s Landing for a major […]
14 details in ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8 episode 4 you may have missed