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{VIDEO} Dorne Featurette

HBO just released a behind-the-scenes featurette focused on Dorne and the Spanish set used for the southernmost kingdom in Game of Thrones. Not a lot of new information, but we do hear from Sid briefly, as well as other cast members and several of the crew.  

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Sid Talks Ruling Dorne, Revenge, “Scary” Nieces

Blastr has a new interview with Alexander Siddig about playing Doran Martell on Game of Thrones this season, including how he was cast, how Prince Doran is different from other rulers on the show, his “scary” nieces, and more. We’ll excerpt the non-spoilery beginning bits in case you’re trying to …

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GAME OF THRONES Episode 5.02 Synopsis, Chat

Alexander Siddig debuts on Game of Thrones tonight in the episode titled “The House of Black and White”. The episode will introduce the kingdoms of Dorne (Sid/Doran Martell’s storyline) and Braavos (Maisie Williams/Arya Stark’s storyline) Official HBO synopsis: Arya arrives in Braavos. Pod and Brienne run into trouble on the road. Cersei fears …

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GAME OF THRONES Premieres Tonight!

Are you ready to return to Westeros and Essos? Are you looking forward to visiting Dorne? (Duh, of course we are.) Game of Thrones returns tonight, with the added bonus of returning Alexander Siddig to the small screen for the next 10 weeks. Season 5, Episode 1 is titled “The …

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GAME OF THRONES: New Feature from Canal+

Wow, Canal+ is all over the upcoming Dorne storyline! Over the weekend, the channel aired a forty-five minute behind-the-scenes special, mostly focused on the filming in Spain. Sid is peppered throughout the special, from interviews (once again dubbed in Spanish, arg) to behind-the-scenes snippets to glimpses of Doran Martell on-set. …

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Alexander Siddig Talks Joining ‘Game of Thrones’

The Toronto Sun gives us our first interview with Alexander Siddig about his role in the new season of Game of Thrones, premiering April 12 on HBO. Conducted during the press junket in London last week, the newspaper includes interviews with several members of House Martell in this piece; we’ve …

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HBO NOW to Launch in April, Allow Viewers to Watch HBO Without Cable

Looking for alternatives to purchasing cable or satellite so you can watch Sid in Game of Thrones this spring? HBO announced today that their standalone premium streaming service, HBO NOW, will launch in April in time for season 5 of Game of Thrones. The service requires just the Internet, no cable or …

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VIDEO: New Game of Thrones Preview + Episode Synopses

HBO released a new preview for the upcoming season of Game of Thrones, along with the official synopses for the season’s first three episodes. They appear to be waiting to reveal Sid as Doran Martell until closer to the premiere, but based on the synopses, it looks like we’ll be in Dorne very quickly in the …

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