Tag Archives: John Bradley

John Bradley on Game of Thrones Season Six, playing Samwell Tarly & working with Hannah Murray

If you’re reading this article, you’re one of two Games of Thrones people: either you just finished watching Season Six and are already eagerly in wait for Season Seven, or you missed an episode and have been waiting for the entire season to be downloadable so you can binge it all at once. If you’re in the latter category, you’ll be able to do that from today! And rest assured this interview with John Bradley (who plays Samwell Tarly) – which was conducted before the series aired – doesn’t contain any spoilers. But for people who have seen the series already, you may understand some of his more cryptic hints as to what happens in Season Six.... Continue Reading

TV Review: Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 6 “Blood of my Blood” (USA, 2016)

Beyond any thematic or visual symmetries, the biggest common thread across Season 6 so far has been a sense of direction. Thrones has spent the last five seasons scattering our favorite characters across both Westeros and Essos but with The Night’s King and the White Walkers on the march, it’s about time for things to pull themselves back together – and they are. It’s an approach that’s proved a shot in the arm for the series and “Blood of my Blood” continues this trend.... Continue Reading