''Another group that deserves special mention was the kids — it's very difficult to cast a kid. Our kids had to carry a very serious dramatic weight — we needed really good young actors. We got three terrific ones.''
The 2016 Emmy nominations were announced yesterday, and Game of Thrones picked 23 nods. Many of them celebrated on social media, including the creator of Westeros himself, George R.R. Martin, who took to his Not a Blog to discuss the good news.
Scrivere on his blog Saturday, Martin announced that two final shooting scripts from season one - for "Baelor" and "Fire and Blood" - had been stolen recently en route from Northern Ireland, where the show's secondo season is currently in production.
George R.R. Martin has been feeling the heat to finish “The Winds of Winter,” the long-awaited sixth novel in his best-selling series, “A Song of Ice and Fire,” but he is not letting the pressure rush his writing.