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HBO Games of Thrones Games of Thrones series scraps spinoff Dragon

HBO orders new ‘Game of Thrones’ series as it scraps another

10 October, 2019 8:37 am 8:37 am

BURBANK, Calif. (Reuters) – HBO ordered 10 episodes of a “Game of Thrones” spinoff called “House of the Dragon,” the network said on Tuesday, shortly after reports emerged that the premium cable channel had nixed another series set in the world created by author George R.R. Martin. “House of the Dragon” will take place 300 … Read More

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Pakistani Rozi Khan famed for uncanny resemblance to Tyrion Lannister

04 April, 2019 10:17 pm 10:17 pm

LAHORE (92 News/Reuters) – Rozi Khan, small height resident of Mansehra city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan, got fame due to his uncanny resemblance to American actor Peter Dinklage who plays Tyrion Lannister of HBO’s Game of Thrones. Rozi Khan surfaced at Social media an overnight for his uncanny resemblance to Peter Dinklage, Pakistan’s Rozi … Read More

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‘We want people to love it’ – ‘Game of Thrones̵...

04 April, 2019 11:58 pm 11:58 pm

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The creators of global smash television series “Game of Thrones” say they knew how they would end the show five years ago, and are anxious that fans will like it. “We want people to love it. It matters a lot to us,” said D.B. Weiss, who along with David Benioff created … Read More

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Jon Snow – and death – take centre stage in Game of Thrones tra...

01 January, 2019 11:46 pm 11:46 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Final Season is coming – and it’s all about Jon Snow, and (just for a change) it portends death. Or at least that’s the impression US satellite network HBO chooses to give in the teaser for Game of Thrones that it unveiled on prime-time TV on Sunday night. The 1 minute 28 … Read More

Apple plans to give original content for free to device owners

10 October, 2018 9:18 am 9:18 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Apple Inc is planning a new digital video service that will provide original content free to its device owners, CNBC reported ,citing people familiar with the matter. The service will also carry subscription channels, which will allow customers to sign up for online-only services such as those from HBO and Starz, the … Read More

Walmart partners with MGM to boost video-on-demand service Vudu

10 October, 2018 9:37 am 9:37 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Walmart Inc said on Monday it would partner with US movie studio Metro Goldwyn Mayer to create content for its video-on-demand service, Vudu, which the retailer bought eight years ago. Walmart has been looking to prop up Vudu’s monthly viewership that remains well below that of competitors like Netflix Inc  and … Read More

‘Mrs. Maisel,’ ‘Game of Thrones’ win on night of Em...

09 September, 2018 10:44 am 10:44 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “Game of Thrones” and “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” won the top prizes at the Emmy awards on a night of upsets for the highest honours in television and a triumph for streaming services. Dystopian female show “The Handmaid’s Tale” and FX’s surreal hip-hop comedy “Atlanta” were the biggest losers, taking none … Read More