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JJ Murphy Died Before Wrapping ‘Game of Thrones’

JJ Murphy died just four days into filming his Game of Thrones role for the show’s upcoming fifth season. The 86-year-old passed away on Friday. Murphy played the role of Ser Denys Mallister, the most senior member of the Night’s Watch. “We will not be recasting J.J. Murphy. He was a lovely man, and the best Denys Mallister we could …

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Obama Gets to Watch Game of Thrones’ New Season Before You Do

A couple of weeks ago, we heard that President Obama asked HBO CEO Richard Plepler if he, as the most powerful man in the world, could please pretty pretty please get some advance episodes of Game of Thrones and True Detective–two of the company’s most popular shows. You can’t really blame a guy for trying. I know I sure as …

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