Articles for Game of Thrones Season 3

Game of Thrones returned for season 3 with an episode that checked in with many of the major characters as they prepare for new lives. If there‘s a common theme throughout all the stories, it‘s about people doing what they can to get what they want. Tyrion Lannister wants respect, Daenerys Targaryen wants an army, Margaery Tyrell wants power and Sansa Stark finally wants to get the hell out of King‘s Landing.  Read more »
The Game of Thrones season 3 premiere was the show‘s highest-rated episode ever, no easy feat considering how powerful the competition was.  Read more »
In a decision so obvious you didn‘t need a red priestess to see it coming, HBO has officially renewed the hit drama Game of Thrones for season 4. The fourth season, which will consist of 10 episodes, will air in 2014.  Read more »
Game of Thrones is back and season 3 is already showing that it‘s going to be bigger and better than ever before! But with the ever increasing scope of the story we understand that it can be hard to keep up with all the new characters and latest happenings. That‘s why we at BuddyTV will be creating new infographics every week to help you stay on top of the most recent events. For the first couple of weeks it will focus on the new characters being introduced with a quick bio to help you keep track of all the new faces. Because trust me, there are going to be A LOT of new faces this season regardless of how true the show stays to the books. Check Out the First Infographic Here  Read more »
In the second episode of Game of Thrones season 3, all of the Stark children show up and make some new acquaintances. Some are archers, some are wargs and others are sassy old ladies. There‘s also Theon being tortured (YAY!), Margaery stroking Joffrey‘s crossbow (EWW!) and a Brienne vs. Jaime swordfight (AWESOME!).  Read more »
Elementary is about to get a visit from the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros. Natalie Dormer, who plays King Joffrey‘s bride-to-be Margaery Tyrell on Game of Thrones, has been cast for a multi-episode arc on the CBS hit drama Elementary as the iconic Irene Adler.  Read more »
Game of Thrones is getting a little out of control in season 3 with about a thousand different locations and new characters. This week we travel to nine different places where Catelyn‘s dad‘s funeral, Theon‘s escape attempt, a Small Council meeting, a farewell to Hot Pie, a deal for dragons and some rather serious consequences for Jaime Lannister. There are also two different threats of rape, which isn‘t very pleasant.  Read more »
Daenerys Targaryen is a bad-ass. Actually, no. After this week‘s episode of Game of Thrones, "bad-ass" doesn‘t accurately describe how amazing this woman is. Not only does the Mother of Dragons get her army, but she commits an awesome double cross and comes out stronger than ever. If Game of Thrones ends with anything other than Daenerys Targaryen sitting on the Iron Throne (preferably with Jon Snow as her husband or Hand), I will be disappointed.  Read more »
Sex is on everyone‘s mind this week on Game of Thrones. Jon Snow loses his virginity, Stannis Baratheon confesses his infidelity to his wife Jaime and Brienne get naked together and, at King‘s Landing, there are two shocking wedding suggestions and some hot gay sexpionage.  Read more »
For the second time this season, Game of Thrones invaded Saturday Night Live with a special cameo by one of its stars. On Saturday‘s episode hosted by Zach Galifanakis, a game show sketch about the HBO epic featured a surprising and entertaining cameo by Jaime Lannister himself, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau.  Read more »
Game of Thrones continues to excel in the second half of season 3 with an episode all about making the climb. Jon Snow and Ygritte climb the Wall, the Lannisters and Tyrells try to climb the ladder of power and Robb tries to climb his way out of a huge mistake.  Read more »
This week Game of Thrones turned into a bit of a romantic soap opera. Jaime Lannister proved that he would do anything for love, even fight a bear. Robb Stark got some joyous news after some naked, sexy time with his wife. Tyrion and Sansa both came to grips with their impending marriage. And Jon Snow and Ygritte bantered like lovestruck teenagers.  Read more »
The first of three royal weddings on Game of Thrones was held this week as Tyrion Lannister married Sansa Stark. It was a beautiful ceremony, mostly because Tyrion threatened to do to King Joffrey the same thing that happened to Theon Greyjoy last week.  Read more »
Are you a Game of Thrones fan but haven‘t read the books yet? Or maybe you‘re just looking for a new book to read this summer? Then check out our latest BuddyTV free auction with a copy of Game of Thrones as the prize. Read more »
Fans of Game of Thrones have undoubtedly noticed a trend among the first three seasons. Every year the ninth episode (the penultimate in a season of 10) features all of the major action.  Read more »
If you‘ve read the Game of Thrones books, you were waiting for that scene to happen. THAT scene. If you haven‘t, you might still be in shock now that you‘ve witnessed what readers have been whispering about for weeks: the Red Wedding.(While I‘ve read the books, I‘ll refrain from referencing them anymore for the rest of the review. If you plan to discuss the implications of the Red Wedding as they occur in the books in the comments, please put spoiler warnings where appropriate.) Read more »
The shift to Summer 2013 television continues. After several long-standing weeknight dramas concluded their seasons until next fall, last week The Voice generated the most TV check-ins to become the most-engaged show. Read more »
Catelyn Stark needs help and the only man who can save her is Harvey Specter. According to EW, Game of Thrones star Michelle Fairley, who plays Stark matriarch Catelyn, has landed a recurring role on the upcoming third season of USA‘s Suits.  Read more »
Welcome to my recap for the Game of Thrones season 3 finale! I was on vacation last week, but it‘s not like I missed anything important. Except for the sacking of Yunkai. And Jon Snow turning on the wildlings. And the deaths of Talisa, Robb and Catelyn Stark at the Red Wedding. The finale can only be a letdown after that madness.  Read more »
Last week, Pretty Little Liars generated the most TV check-ins to become the most-engaged show, knocking The Voice down a peg. Read more »
The third annual Critics‘ Choice TV Awards were held Monday night, with the Broadcast Television Journalists Association honoring everything from dramas and comedies to talk shows and reality TV. Read more »
The nominations were announced Monday for the 2013 Television Critics Association Awards, with cable shows yet again garnering most of the spots. The only categories where the networks came out on top were in outstanding comedy (by a slim margin) and reality TV. And non-TV programming is starting to get recognize more and more with Netflix‘s House of Cards. Read more »
The nominations for the 2013 Critics‘ Choice TV Awards were announced Wednesday morning, spanning a wide array of not only network and cable, but from Netflix as well with the popularity of House of Cards on the streaming/rental service. Read more »
After the Red Wedding, there‘s plenty of room open in the Game of Thrones cast, and now the HBO drama was filled a key season 4 role. According to EW, Chilean actor Pedro Pascal has landed the role of Oberyn Martell, aka the Red Viper.  Read more »
If you‘re attending the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con this year, look no further because we‘ve got all the television-related panels and event information for Sunday, July 21 right here. Read more »
The 2013 San Diego Comic-Con will be here before we know it, so to help you plan for the big event, check out all the television-related panels and event information for Friday, July 19. Read more »
If you‘re planning on attending the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con this year, look no further because we‘ve got all the television-related panels and event information for Saturday, July 20 right here. Read more »
The Game of Thrones and Suits universes continue to collide with Michelle Fairley joining fellow Games actor Conleth Hill in season 3. With the merger between Jessica Pearson (Gina Torres) and Edward Darby (Hill) in the premiere, Darby brings in a new client, a British oil entrepreneur, played by Fairley.  Read more »
The 2013 Emmy Award nominations will be announced Thursday, July 18 at 5:35am PT. They will be revealed by House of Cards star Kata Mara and Breaking Bad‘s Aaron Paul.Before we find out who will compete, I‘m taking a look at what you might expect to see Thursday morning. What old favorites can bank on nominations? What new shows have a shot?  Read more »
The 2013 Emmy Award nominations were announced Thursday morning, and as usual, it‘s a crazy mix of established frontrunners and a few new faces. American Horror Story: Asylum led all programs with 17 nominations, followed closely by Game of Thrones with 16. 30 Rock was the top comedy with 13 nominations for its final season.  Read more »
The morning of the Emmy Award nominations is one of my favorite days of the year. It‘s like Christmas, opening up the presents to see what gotnominated. I especially love the minor categories that might not get alot of attention, but are equally exciting.  Read more »
Game of Thrones fans waited in lines over night to spend one hour with the cast of the show and were not disappointed at San Diego Comic-Con 2013. Here are some highlights and quotes from the cast talking about Game of Thrones Season 3. Read more »
The Television Critics Association‘s 2013 summer press tour is now over, with the networks providing teasers, previews and spoilers for all our favorite shows, including new ones debuting in the fall. As part of this event, they held their annual TCA Awards, and the 2013 winners have now been announced. Read more »
This fall is shaping up to be the season of big guest starring roles on our favorite TV shows. Michael Phelps is set to play himself on Suits, Anna Camp is stepping in as a replacement on How I Met Your  Mother and The Crazy Ones has cast yet another singer to stop by. Read on for all the details, including casting news for The Mindy Project, Game of Thrones, Hawaii Five-0, Revolution, CSI, Bones, Criminal Minds and Two and a Half Men. Read more »
In our latest batch of casting news, there‘s some big developments for our favorite fantasy dramas: we know who will be voicing the Cheshire Cat on Once Upon a Time in Wonderland, while the original OUaT has found Ariel‘s prince. And Game of Thrones is recasting a role -- for the third time. Read on for all the details, including news for White Collar, Beauty and the Beast, Community, We Are Men, The Good Wife, CSI and Nashville. Read more »
In today‘s Casting Bits, there‘s a new Cheerio in town on Glee. Christine Baranski, Stockard Channing and John Oliver are set to reprise roles they‘ve previously played on TV. Read on for all the details, including news for The Mentalist, Elementary, Game of Thrones, Scandal, Hannibal, Bones and CSI -- and which of these shows is Cynthia Nixon joining? Read more »
The biggest night of TV is here with the 65th Annual Emmy Awards. Hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, the three-hour telecast will honor the best in television over the past year, and I‘ll be here through the evening with the winners and my live analysis.  Read more »
Kim Raver and William Devane are returning for the 24 limited-event run. There‘s going to be a showdown on The Big Bang Theory as Bob Newhart and Bill Nye go head-to-head. And Nathan Fillion will be guest starring on Community. Read on for all the details, including casting announcements for Trophy Wife, The Following, The Crazy Ones, Hart of Dixie, Criminal Minds, The Mindy Project and Game of Thrones -- which of these shows is The Voice winner Danielle Bradbery performing on? Hint: It‘s the same name as one of her songs. Read more »
The nominations have been announced for the 2014 People‘s Choice Awards.Glee leads the pack with eight nominations, including Favorite Network TV Comedy and nods for Chris Colfer, Darren Criss, Jane Lynch and Lea Michele. Both The Big Bang Theory and Grey‘s Anatomy come in second with five nominations each, and How I Met Your Mother, Supernatural, Castle, The Walking Dead and Vampire Diaries all have four. Read more »
The end of the year in the entertainment industry means one thing: Awards season is just around the corner.  Read more »

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