Aidan Gillen, aka Littlefinger, has stored fairly busy since his days on Game of Thrones. Shortly after Littlefinger’s brutal ending (shout out to the Stark sisters), Gillen joined the forged of Peaky Blinders, and just about proper after that, he landed a lead function on History’s Project Blue Book, which was canceled final May.
True to type, Gillen has landed one more new gig, enjoying the lead function of Hugh O’Neill in The O’Neill, a Gaelic epic. According to Variety, the drama collection goes to be structured as 4 eight-hour seasons and follows the O’Neill dynasty of Ireland, probably the most highly effective Gaelic lordship of the time.
The story will observe Hugh O’Neill’s journey from a nine-year-old boy despatched away in 1560 to an English Court to when he returns to Ireland after he comes of age to take over the crown. Will he embrace his Irish heritage and take over as a Gaelic warlord or honor his upbringing as an English landlord? His choice will reverberate via England
Tune in to see how that performs out as Aidan Gillen takes on the function of an iconic historic determine whose choice would reverberate via England over the centuries. No premiere date for The O’Neill has been introduced but, however we’re wanting ahead to it!
Maisie Williams stuns in Alexander McQueen robe
In different Game of Thrones celeb information, right here’s Maisie Williams (Arya Stark) wanting slick with a brand new coiffure and Alexander McQueen outfit on the GQ Men of the Year Awards:
A lady is aware of style.
Speaking of fashion, right here’s Gwendoline Christie (Brienne of Tarth) fangirling out with style icon Iris Apfel, who’s wanting fabulous as ever on the age of 100 (sure, 100!)
Christie’s fangirling continues with a signed image from Rick Owens, a Paris-based American designer. His collections have earned him the nickname ” The Lord of Darkness”, and if you happen to take a look at his work, you’ll know precisely why.
Finally, now we have Carice van Houten (Melisandre) on the set of her newest venture, Dangerous Liasons, an adaptation of Pierre Choderlos de Laclos’ basic 18th-century novel.
Van Houten performs the function of Jacqueline de Montrachet, a pious noblewoman with a mysterious connection to Camille, performed by Alice Englert.
Dangerous Liaisons tells the origin story of how the Marquise de Merteuil (Englert) and the Vicomte de Valmont (Denton) meet as passionate younger lovers in Paris on the eve of revolution. Driven to proper the wrongs of their previous, the couple rises from the slums of Paris and scales the heights of the French aristocracy, seducing and manipulating each the the Aristocracy and one another to outlive.
No premiere date has been introduced, however the collection will premiere on Starz within the U.S. and Canada. Raise your hand if you happen to’re excited to see this collection. (I’m reaching for the skies proper now!)
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