Whether they’re touchdown attention-grabbing new roles or launching new manufacturers, the forged of Game of Thrones is at all times as much as one thing. Let’s begin with Gwendoline Christie (Brienne of Tarth), who might be enjoying Lucifer in Netflix’s The Sandman. Soon, she’ll play huge display screen icon Marlene Dietrich in BBC Radio’s Leni Goes to Hollywood. Created by Colin Shindle, this 44-minute drama tells the story of German filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl. “Thrilled to be fulfilling a lifelong ambition to play Marlene Dietrich in a cameo role alongside a wonderful cast!” Christie wrote on Instagram.
Besides Christie, the forged of this audio drama contains Elinor Coleman (Leni Riefenstahl), Shaun Mason (Ernst Jaeger), Nancy Crane (Hedda Hopper), and Simon Ludders (Goebbels/Walt Disney).
“In a blend of fact and fantasy, this psychological portrait becomes an exploration of artistic obsession and driving ambition,” the official BBC description reads. “It poses the question, to what extent can the art ever be separated from the artist?
You can catch Leni Goes to Hollywood today (August 23) on BBC Radio 4, or later on catch-up!
The Mountain from Game of Thrones starts a yogurt brand
Hafþór “Thor” Björnsson — The Mountain from Game of Thrones — is among the strongest males on the planet. He’s additionally an entrepreneur who’s launching his very personal yogurt model: Thor’s Skyr. Given Skyr’s Icelandic heritage, this feels very on-brand for Björnsson.
Even although he’s coaching arduous, he nonetheless finds time for meditation…in a discipline filled with cows. Each to their very own.
Pedro Pascal turns into a wine spokesperson
Pedro Pascal (Oberyn Martell) and wine simply go collectively very well, though I’ve at all times considered wine as extra of a Lannister drink. Either means, Pascal deserves to take pleasure in a glass or two for all his arduous work, together with filming The Mandalorian season 3 and dealing on the year-long manufacturing of HBO’s The Last of Us present.
On Instagram, the actor introduced his new function as a model ambassador for Casillero del Diablo, with a photograph of himself posing with certainly one of their signature bottles:
In a video, he mentioned he was “thrilled” to be part of the Casillero del Diablo legend:
Sophie Turner remembers “happy days” on the Game of Thrones set
Finally, Sophie Turner (Sansa Stark) shared a throwback picture from her Game of Thrones days on her Instagram Stories, initially posted by Carice van Houten (Melisandre):
Happy days certainly.
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