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When Game of Thrones goes to battle, the producers call Neil Marshall. The director of season two’s Blackwater episode returned Sunday night to helm the most ambitious war sequence in the show’s history: The Battle of Castle Black. Below the director (The Descent, Centurion) takes our questions (spoilers) about episode nine, “The Watchers on the Wall”:

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: That was amazing. You had so many epic moments, plus

For once, the holiday didn’t hurt Game of Thrones.

No matter how much anticipation there is for an episode of HBO’s fantasy hit, the episode that airs after Memorial Day weekend typically takes a notable ratings dip. Coming back from a two-week break, Sunday’s “The Mountain and the Viper” averaged 7.2 million viewers for its premiere airing and 8.2 million for the night including repeats. That basically matches… Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ ratings strong for Mountain vs. Viper

emilia clarke birthday gi Happy birthday, Emilia Clarke: Game of Thrones Khaleesis best momentsBig birthday wishes go out to Emilia Clarke, the Mother of Dragons on
“Game of Thrones.” The actress best known as Daenerys Targaryen turns 27 on May 1.

What better way to celebrate her big day than look back over the amazing moments Dany has had over four seasons on “Game of Thrones”? Here are our favorite Khaleesi’s most epic moments on the hit… Continue reading Happy birthday, Emilia Clarke: 'Game of Thrones' Khaleesi's best moments

‘Game of Thrones’ ratings rise

Game of Thrones ratings bounced up for the third episode of the season and matched the series-high viewership for the HBO hit.

Sunday night 6.6 million viewers tuned in for the 9 p.m. airing (Thrones recap), up 5 percent from last week’s wedding shocker and tying the fourth season premiere. Another 1.6 million watched the two replays.

Meanwhile Silicon Valley and Veep both took a slight dip, with Mike Judge’s latest… Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’ ratings rise

Spoilers below: This story features an interview with Jack Gleeson talking about Sunday’s Game of Thrones.

The king is dead, long live Jack Gleeson! Below, the 21-year-old actor whose Game of Thrones villain horrifically died Sunday night talks exclusively with EW about leaving the show, shooting his death scene, and why is is retiring (!) from acting. Plus, we have an exclusive goodbye video from Gleeson from… Continue reading ‘Game of Thrones’: Jack Gleeson talks royal wedding shocker — EXCLUSIVE