The eighth and final season of Game of Thrones is currently in production, with fans eagerly awaiting what promises to be a thrilling climax. Based on George RR Martin’s Song of Fire and Ice series of fantasy novels about the warring Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, DB Weiss and David Benioff’s HBO adaptation has passed from word-of-mouth hit to worldwide phenomenon, with the scope of its ambitious world-building growing with every successive instalment Since first airing in 2011, the show has made stars of its previously obscure lead actors like Peter Dinklage, Richard Madden, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harrington, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner and shocked audiences with its unexpected narrative twists and ground-breakingly grisly acts of barbarism. After 67 hours of exhausting, big-budget television, you would be forgiven for having lost the thread. Here’s a reminder of the story so far. Season 1 Members of the … [Read more...] about Our season-by-season guide to Game of Thrones
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NETFLIX smash hit House of Cards has undergone a massive shake-up after Kevin Spacey was dropped from the show. Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming series, including who will be taking his place, when it will air and what to expect from the show... Who is in the House of Cards cast? Robin Wright Robin Wright is takes lead as the new President in place of Spacey as his conniving wife, Claire Underwood. She is a 51-year-old Golden Globe winner raised in San Diego, California. Over her career she has starred in a number of classic roles, including credits in The Princess Bride, Forrest Gump, She's So Lovely, Message in a Bottle and Unbreakable. As well as the leading role, she also works on the show as an executive producer. Diane Lane Diane Lane is a 53-year-old Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated actress. Her memorable screen credits include the critically-acclaimed Unfaithful, Under the Tuscan Sun, Hollywoodland, A Perfect Storm, A Walk on the Moon and … [Read more...] about Who is in the House of Cards season 6 cast? Robin Wright, Diane Lane, Greg Kinnear, Michael Kelly, Jayne Atkinson and Patricia Clarkson
WALKING Dead star Scott Wilson has died aged 76 following a battle with leukaemia. The Hollywood legend is believed to have passed away peacefully at his Los Angeles home on Saturday, October 6. We take a look at his life and work. Who was Scott Wilson? Scott Wilson was an American actor who worked on both the big and small screen. Wilson was born in the small Southern town Thomasville in the US state of Georgia on March 29, 1942. His movie career launched in 1967 playing characters suspected of murder in his first three films. Having made the move from cinema to television in early 2011, Wilson was cast as veterinarian, Hershel Greene in the second season of The Walking Dead in June 2011. The role earned him positive reviews, including a "cheer" from TV Guide, which wrote that he had contributed "subtle shades of humanity to the character of Hershel Greene. He was famously offered the role while visiting his 97-year-old mother in Georgia. He left the show in 2013 after character was … [Read more...] about Who was Scott Wilson, what else did the Walking dead actor star in and what was the cause of death?
The only cast-iron certainty as the penultimate round of the Super 8s approach is that none of the other three contenders for a semi-final spot can overtake Saints - already winners of the League Leaders’ Shield. Mathematically, the chasing trio, Wigan Warriors, Castleford Tigers and Warrington Wolves are still jockeying for second, third and fourth spot, but it is highly unlikely that their current standings will alter in the next two weeks.The bookies agree, too, with one quoting St Helens at 6/4 favourites to lift the Grand Final trophy at Old Trafford next month followed by Wigan (7/4), Castleford Tigers (9/2) and Warrington Wolves (11/2).Some fans have been moaning about the number of dead rubbers already played in the competition but no one can deny that the stage is set for two cracking semi-finals - and whatever the line-ups only a fool would try to predict the outcome.Even though Saints have suffered one or two hiccups in the Super 8s after being the most consistent team … [Read more...] about Yates’ view: So who will be walking out at Old Trafford?
Microsoft's Xbox One console is able to play a number of Xbox 360 and original Xbox titles as a result of its backwards compatibility functionality. This means Xbox One owners can revisit some of the Xbox 360 and original Xbox titles they already own, or discover some classics they might have missed out on first time round. The catalogue ranges from Xbox Live Arcade gems like Castle Crashers and Braid, to AAA blockbusters including Mass Effect and Red Dead Redemption. Since November 2015, the Xbox 360 games included in Xbox Live's monthly Games with Gold promotion have been backwards compatible, meaning Xbox One owners can potentially get a total of four free games a month. How can I play Xbox 360 and original Xbox games on my Xbox One? If you own the physical version of any of the Xbox titles listed below, you can put the disc into your Xbox One which will then download a digital file to the hard drive. You will need to have the game disc in the console's drive in order to play it. … [Read more...] about Complete list of backwards compatible games for Xbox One