Posts Tagged ‘Game of Thrones’
To celebrate the 2012 awards show season, we shine a spotlight on great book adaptations of years past that either were nominated or won an Academy Award for best adapted screenplay.
George R. R. Martin’s Game of Thrones was a phenomenal success earlier this year on HBO. The network is now gearing up to return us to the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, and they’ve got something for us while we wait.
Whither book-based fare on TV’s biggest night? Literary adaptations were more of an afterthought at Sunday’s ceremony celebrating small-screen excellence.
HBO made clear it has no intention of ceding its position as premium cable’s standard bearer with yesterday’s announcement that it will continue to produce episodes ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘True Blood’
Comic-Con is not our Mecca, but lo and behold — there was no shortage of literary grist.
What’s most fascinating about this story is not why or how the project went south but the unalloyed grandiosity from which it sprung.
The much anticipated “Game of Thrones” begins Sunday on HBO, and the George R.R. Martin fans at Westeros.org will be following along on Suvudu.com. Here are their first thoughts on the series.
We’ve been anticipating HBO’s production of George R.R. Martin’s epic fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire. Based on the full trailer, HBO seems to be doing the beloved books, the eagerly anticipated latest of which, Dance with Dragons, has been given a release date of July 12, 2011. A Game of Thrones by [...]
HBO provided some certainty to the legions of Martin fans awaiting the series, announcing the official air date of Sunday, April 17, 2011.
Check out the latest teaser from HBO’s upcoming epic series.
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