weaver of the unseen
- Aug 21, 2007
Emilia Clarke Doesn't Sound Like a Big Fan of Game of Thrones Final Season, EitherWith one last episode before the Song of Ice and Fire finally wraps up, many fans are eager to see what will happen in the ending of Game of Thrones. But after the penultimate chapter called "The Bells" showed Daenerys Targaryen make the ultimate heel turn and burn thousands of innocent people in King's Landing, a lot of fans have expressed disappointment at the final season. And it sounds like they aren't the only ones upset with how things have turned out.
Daenerys Targaryen has suffered some drastic character changes over the course of just a few episodes. After spending seven seasons protecting innocent people and inflicting harm on her enemies, she seemingly snapped and decided she wasn't about that action. Instead, she reigned fire and death on the people who didn't even cross her — and actress Emilia Clarke hinted that she wasn't satisfied with this portrayal of the character.
When speaking with Vanity Fair about her character's final on-screen scenes, the actress bluntly stated that "It f*cked me up."
She added, "Knowing that is going to be a lasting flavor in someone’s mouth of what Daenerys is..."
I saw this on Monday, but didn't read and didn't post until now. But it's kind of clear Emeli was more than upset about her character development. But as a trooper, she pulled it off. Then there is this
Over 190,000 Game of Thrones Fans Have Signed a Petition to Redo Season 8If you've even remotely kept an eye on the pop culture world in recent weeks, you've probably seen the passionate responses to the last few episodes of Game of Thrones. And if one new Internet trend is any indication, a surprising number of people are unhappy about the way the show's eighth and final season is shaking out.
A petition to remake Game of Thrones Season 8 has been making the rounds online, and has garnered more and more attention. At the time of this writing, the petition, which is titled "Remake Game of Thrones Season 8 with competent showrunners", has over 190,000 signatures and counting.
"David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have proven themselves to be woefully incompetent writers when they have no source material (i.e. the books) to fall back on." The petition reads in part. "This series deserves a final season that makes sense."
Redo the whole of season 8 ... man, that is a tall order. Who is going to finance it? 304 000 names and the count is going up at moment of posting.