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HBO’s Game of Thrones: Top 5 Moments of Episode 10~Fire and Blood

And so it comes to an end. Season one of Game of Thrones proved that an adaptation doesn’t need to stray too far from the source material to be an entertaining, groundbreaking and exciting series. Episode 10 brings the first chapter (well, book actually) to a close and sets up some new surprises for the next season.  They gave us life (Dragons!) and death (Drogo) but what impacted us the most? Take a look…  Continue reading HBO’s Game of Thrones: Top 5 Moments of Episode 10~Fire and Blood

Game of Thrones Casts Rast, Syrio, and Sam

Game of Thrones begins filming at the end of this month.  It’s about time we heard some more casting news.  Rast, Syrio, and Sam are the latest roles to be filled, and confirmed.

Luke McEwan

 

Luke McEwan will play Rast, a member of the Night’s Watch, sent to the wall for rape.  McEwan was trained at the Oxford School of Drama, and has experience working on the stage.  Although a relatively unknown actor, McEwan will play antagonist to Jon Snow (Kit Harrington) and another new addition to the cast, Sam Tarly. Continue reading Game of Thrones Casts Rast, Syrio, and Sam

Top Five Quotes: True Blood Season 3 Episode 1 ~Bad Blood

Now for something new on The Nerd Vortex. True Blood Season 3 premiered on Sunday night, and while I could write you a recap  explaining the multiple plot threads (and boy are there a lot), I’m going to let the writers do it themselves.  A television show is only as good as its characters. If this is any indication, True Blood season 3 is off to a good start.  I give you… Continue reading Top Five Quotes: True Blood Season 3 Episode 1 ~Bad Blood