Articles Tagged 'George R.R. Martin'

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‘GoT’s Iain Glen Opts Not to Read George R.R. Martin’s Books

Game of Thrones star Iain Glen, who portrays Jorah Mormont in the HBO drama, read the first book of George R.R. Martin’s series but stopped with the one, reports RadioTimes. At first glance, one might think it’s because the actor doesn’t want to find out what happens to his character, with the GoT characters dropping […]


5 British Historical Ties to ‘GoT’ in George R.R. Martin’s Own Words

It’s difficult to wrap your mind around George R.R. Martin‘s fantastical stories as seen in the TV adaptation Game of Thrones. How did he come up with these densely plotted tales? While the story of the Seven Kingdoms is indeed imagined, there are some story lines that have struck a chord with viewers as possibly having parallels in British history. There are […]


Conan O’Brien Probes ‘Game of Thrones’ Author

When watching the latest episode of Game of Thrones’ “The Red Wedding” scene were you like, “Oh my gawd, my favorite character was just killed off!” Or, were you like some and thought, “Oh man, I feel bad for the actors who just lost their jobs?” Late night host Conan O’Brien had GOT writer George R.R. Martin on his show […]