Dothraki take center stage as Game of Thrones Season 8 pre-production continues

Pre-production for season 8 of Game of Thrones has been underway for several weeks, with crews at work in Belfast, Ireland before the season seven finale even aired. It appears as though that work is continuing along at a steady pace, with what look like Dothraki huts spotted this week at Belfast’s Titanic Studios, the Thrones HQ.

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Game of Thrones Linguist on Language Creation; Kristian Nairn Discusses Hodor and His Memorable Final Scene

The creative genius behind the Valyrian and Dothraki languages and a key contributor to the realism of Game of Thrones – David J. Peterson – is preparing to share his expertise with the next generation of linguists. The Sierra Sun Times reports that Peterson will be teaching a class in language creation at UC Berkeley. Entitled […]

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Souad Faress’s Game of Thrones role revealed; Updates & photos of a new season 6 location

We now know the role of actress Souad Faress, first confirmed as a Game of Thrones cast member in late August. Her agency’s news page stated she would be filming in October for the show, but her part was not announced at the time. According to her newly updated Spotlight CV, the actress “is currently filming in HBO’s […]

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Game of Thrones resolves filming delay in Northern Ireland; plus, a new casting notice!

Game of Thrones is reportedly on its way toward a resolution of the filming delay in Corbet, Northern Ireland, sources inform us. Shooting was due to start yesterday but local objections to the set along the River Bann caused all filming at the location to be put off until further notice. We’ve learned there are multiple issues […]

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