Cable and streaming services are locked in a big-budget battle for another epic fantasy smash By Wei-Huan Chen Updated 5:22 pm CDT, Wednesday, May 22, 2019 "The Mandalorian" is set to premiere on Disney+ Nov. 12, 2019 "The Mandalorian" is set to premiere on Disney+ Nov. 12, 2019 Photo: Disney Photo: Disney Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 "The Mandalorian" is set to premiere on Disney+ Nov. 12, 2019 "The Mandalorian" is set to premiere on Disney+ Nov. 12, 2019 Photo: Disney Which of these shows will be the next “Game of Thrones”? 1 / 1 Back to Gallery The cultural phenomenon that was “Game of Thrones,” which aired its series finale this past Sunday, … [Read more...] about Which of these shows will be the next “Game of Thrones”?
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Rob Price, provided by Published 6:00 pm PST, Sunday, February 10, 2019 Former Facebook exec Alex Stamos says the leadership culture at the company is like "Game of Thrones." In an interview with CNN, the outspoken security pro said it could be difficult for Facebook execs to admit when they were wrong. Stamos reportedly clashed with others on the leadership team, including COO Sheryl Sandberg, while at the Silicon Valley firm. n former Facebook exec has likened the culture in the senior ranks of the company to "Game of Thrones." Speaking to CNN's Laurie Segall in an interview aired on Sunday, ex-Facebook security boss Alex Stamos said the machinations at the higher levels of the Silicon Valley social networking giant reminded him of the HBO show, which is notorious for its political intrigue and backstabbing. The leadership team can be reluctant to admit fault, he said, because of how long most of its top leaders have been at the company. "The truth is there is a bit … [Read more...] about Ex-Facebook security boss Alex Stamos says the company is like ‘Game of Thrones’ at the highest levels of leadership (FB)
You're about to make first contact with aliens. Who do you send on this most momentous of missions? Humanity's best and brightest, to shepherd us through an encounter that will change the cosmos? Or a bunch of violent misfits and weirdos who watched Event Horizon and thought, now that's a great way to run a space programme? Nightflyers is a new sci-fi horror series from SyFy based on a 1980 novella by George R.R. Martin, creator of Game of Thrones. The iron throne casts a long shadow -- can Martin's back catalogue produce something as gripping as HBO's fantasy smash hit? It's 2093, and the Nightflyer is falling through space. Things have gone a bit The Shining on the stricken ship -- but before we find out why, we flash back to the beginning of the mission. Disease has taken hold of Earth, so the Nightflyer heads off into space to make first contact with distant aliens. Of all the people to take part in the most significant mission in human history, they choose (checks notes) a … [Read more...] about Nightflyers sci-fi horror is no Game of Thrones
source Netflix The latest hit British TV series from Netflix is “The Last Kingdom,” and its third season dropped on Monday. The series first premiered on BBC networks in 2015, and its second season was co-produced by Netflix. The third season was an exclusive production of Netflix, highlighting the streaming giant’s successful strategy of acquiring British shows and making them available to a wider audience. Netflix’s strategy of acquiring hit British TV shows and introducing them to a global audience has already found success this year with “The End of the F—ing World” and more recently “Bodyguard.” Its latest, “The Last Kingdom,” premiered its third season on Monday. “The Last Kingdom” moved from a BBC series in its first season, to a co-production with Netflix it its second, and finally to a Netflix exclusive in its third. Netflix describes the series, which has an 87% Rotten … [Read more...] about Netflix turned ‘The Last Kingdom’ into a global hit, and season 3 is a worthwhile snack for ‘Game of Thrones’ fans
Chaaaarge! Outlaw King is a new blood 'n' thunder historical epic coming to Netflix, and it's got everything you'd want: beards, attackers thwacking each other with axes, gorgeous scenery, beards, political intrigue and more beards. Set in 14th century Scotland, it's proof that you can take our Netflix subscription, but you'll never take our freedom.Damn -- nearly made it through a whole paragraph without mentioning Braveheart. Outlaw King picks up where Mel Gibson's multi-Oscar-winning 1995 epic left off, as Scottish nobleman Robert the Bruce battles to win independence from England. A minor character in Braveheart, Robert takes centre stage in Outlaw King, in the dreamy form of Star Trek star Chris Pine.Outlaw King opens promisingly, with a lengthy continuous single shot setting up Robert's world. Opening in a tent where England's ruthless King Edward lays down the law to his defeated Scots enemies, the camera follows Pine out into watery daylight for a brisk sword fight before … [Read more...] about Outlaw King review: Brave-hearted Chris Pine plays a game of thrones