Game of Thrones returns to HBO on April 24, and as we eagerly await the new season, spoilers are leaking that give us hints as to what may happen next. Let’s talk about some of the latest ones.
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In a recent Game of Thrones spoiler, Tech Times reported that among the new Dothraki faces in Season 6 are French actor Elie Haddad, Palestinian actress and singer Leem Lubany, and Staz Nair.
In addition, Tamer Hassan confirmed to Bang Showbiz that he will play the role of a Dothraki leader. Hassan promised lots of bloody fights in his scenes — not a big surprise for GOT — but he provided a Game of Thrones spoiler when he disclosed that he will live through this season, no small feat for this series. He won’t be a major character and won’t appear on a regular basis, but he has called his character’s actions “epic” with significance to some of the main characters.
Photos of a burning Dothraki village have also been leaked, and Elie Haddad provided another Game of Thrones spoiler when he posted an Instagram photo of a script that includes a fight between Dothraki leaders as well as multiple characters mocking the queen of the Andals and First of her name. It’s believed that this scene involves Drogon coming to his mother’s rescue. Haddad has since removed the Instagram photo, but it can still be seen in the tweet below. Maybe this is one of the bloody Game of Thrones scenes Tamer Hassan mentioned that the Dothraki leader he plays will be part of.
Movie Pilot published a few more Game of Thrones spoilers yesterday, some of which include some characters coming back to life. The most talked-about character we previously thought was dead is Jon Snow. Rumors abound that he is not, in fact, dead. They are supported by things like Snow’s face on the Season 6 poster, sightings of Kit Harrington with his Jon Snow locks, and sightings of Kit on the Game of Thrones set.
Among other Game of Thrones spoilers involving characters who died in previous seasons are some that involve characters not coming back to life but appearing in flashbacks or visions. Ned Stark and Robert Baratheon will both appear in their younger versions, but we’re not sure in what capacity. Former Tyrion Lannister lover Shae will also appear, probably in a vision.
The Hound actor Rory McCann was also sighted near one of the Westeros sets in Belfast, so it’s believed he will return to Season 6 of Game of Thrones. This may not be a case of a character coming back to life, though, as we never actually saw him die. We saw Arya leave him to bleed to death. It’s possible he survived, which would not bode well for Arya.
A major Game of Thrones spoiler is the introduction of a major character returning as undead. In the books on which the HBO series is based, one of the major characters that has not yet shown up on TV is Lady Stoneheart, the undead version of Catelyn Stark. Blackfish will return to Riverrun to try to hold the castle against the Lannisters in the Game of Thrones series this year. In the books, this takes place just before the appearance of Lady Stoneheart.
Game of Thrones is based on the book series A Song of Ice and Fire, which was written by George R. R. Martin. The show was created by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss and has been on HBO since April 2011.
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