Sunday, May 26, 2024

“Game of Thrones” Finishes Shooting 55 Day Battle Scene, Its Longest Ever and Presumably the Show’s Finale


Word has spread from “Game of Thrones” that the show has finished filming a 55 day battle scene, its biggest and longest ever, and presumably the finale to the series.

Website (who knew there was such a thing) captured a printed thank you card sent by producers to the cast and crew when it was all over. The image was found on Assistant Director Jonathan Quinlan’s Instagram page. (Since deleted and Quinlan is being held by Diana Rigg in a dungeon somewhere.)

It’s not a huge spoiler– we know “Game of Thrones” is going to end with a huge blow out, followed by Jon Snow and his half-cousin or sister Daenerys getting it on while their kids play outside, but still, cool to know…

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Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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