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WATCH: ‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke plays FBI murder victim in ‘Above Suspicion’

WATCH: ‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke plays FBI murder victim in ‘Above Suspicion’

Entertainment
April 1 (UPI) -- Lionsgate released the trailer for the upcoming movie Above Suspicion Thursday. Emilia Clarke plays Susan Smith in the true story of an FBI Informant murdered by an agent. The trailer shows Susan aiding and abetting her husband (Karl Glusman) robbing a bank. FBI Agent Mark Putnam (Jack Huston) offers Susan a deal to inform on the bank robbery gang. Advertisement Putnam promises to keep Susan's husband out of prison, and help relocate her and her children. Their arrangements leads to a successful bust at first. Susan begins an affair with Putnam. Their situation gets further complicated when Susan becomes pregnant with Putnam's child. The real-life Putnam was released from prison in 2000 after serving 10 years of a 16 year sentence for the murder of Susan. He is the first...
Game of Thrones stage show to bring Westeros to the West End and Broadway

Game of Thrones stage show to bring Westeros to the West End and Broadway

Entertainment
HBO/BSkyB/Kobal/ShutterstockGame of Thrones is coming to the stage, with a theatre adaptation likely to be a major attraction in the West End and on Broadway. The show will open in 2023 and depict a pivotal gathering a decade before the events in George RR Martin's novels and the hit TV series.Some of the best-known characters from the epic story will be involved.The show will be brought to life by the British pair of playwright Duncan MacMillan and director Dominic Cooke."The production will boast a story centred around love, vengeance, madness and the dangers of dealing in prophecy, in the process revealing secrets and lies that have only been hinted at until now," a statement said.Getty ImagesThe stage show, set during a grand jousting tournament that helped set in motion the subsequent...
Suspect held after possible poisoning of Game Of Thrones video game tycoon

Suspect held after possible poisoning of Game Of Thrones video game tycoon

Technology
A suspect has been detained over the potential poisoning of the billionaire founder of a Chinese company that makes a Game Of Thrones video game, police in Shanghai have said.Lin Qi, 39, who died on Christmas Day, was the founder and chief executive of Yoozoo, a Chinese entertainment company best known for developing the Game Of Thrones: Winter Is Coming strategy game. According to a police statement, a 39-year-old co-worker identified by the surname Xu has been detained.The statement added that Mr Lin had been hospitalised on 17 December and diagnosed with possible poisoning, but gave no other details. Image: Game Of Thrones: Winter Is Coming is one of the company's best-known video games According to Chinese business magazine Caixin...
Game of Thrones games maker dies ‘after poisoning’

Game of Thrones games maker dies ‘after poisoning’

Technology
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Baby bump photo reveals Game Of Thrones couple expecting first child

Baby bump photo reveals Game Of Thrones couple expecting first child

Entertainment
Game Of Thrones stars Rose Leslie and Kit Harington are reportedly expecting their first child.Leslie's pregnancy was revealed in a photo taken for a magazine interview and uploaded to Instagram. The picture, from digital publication Make Magazine, was posted on fashion editor Ursula Lake's personal account."A very special all woman team photographic shoot capturing Rose at this wonderful time as she prepares for motherhood for the first time!," she said.The couple played Ygritte and Jon Snow in HBO series Game of Thrones, in which they had an on-screen relationship. ...