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HBO Boss Explains the Long Wait for the ‘Game of Thrones’ Final Season

Just last week, HBO confirmed our worst fear - Game of Thrones will not be returning this year.  Instead, the epic conclusion to the fan-favorite series will air at some point in 2019. While fans had a pretty good idea that this would be the case, that doesn't make the wait for the series' return any easier.  On Thursday, however, HBO programming president Casey Bloys promised fans that the long wait will be worth it. Bloys said that David Benioff and Dan Weiss requested some extra time in order to perfect the...
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‘Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington To Star In BBC Miniseries ‘Gunpowder’

From a bastard to a Catholic. Kit Harington's next leading role will be in the form of a three-part BBC miniseries titled Gunpowder. Set in 1605, the series centers on a group of English Catholics who attempt to blow up the House of Lords and kill King James I in order to restore a Catholic to the crown. Believed to have been the mastermind of it all is Robert Catesby (Harington) who was among the group. Joining Harington are Lord of the Rings' Liv Tyler as Cateby's cousin Anne Vaux...