Gwendoline Christie joins Amandla Stenberg in ‘The Darkest Minds’ adaptation

The Darkest Mind adaptation has roped in a second The Hunger Games alum. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Gwendoline Christie is joining Amandla Stenberg in the dystopian movie, adapted from the YA novel of same name. Christie, known for her roles in Game of Thrones and Star Wars, played District 2’s Commander Lyme in Mockingjay: Part 2. TDM follows Ruby Daly (Stenberg), a telekinitic teenager who escapes the Thurmond, a brutal government “rehabilitation camp.” She … Continue reading Gwendoline Christie joins Amandla Stenberg in ‘The Darkest Minds’ adaptation

Photos: Natalie Dormer and Gwendoline Christie in ‘Game of Thrones’ season six

In its extensive cover story for the latest season of Game of Thrones, titled Dame of Thrones, Entertainment Weekly has released a bunch of new stills plus character portraits from the show. Included in these are two Mockingjay actresses – Natalie Dormer and Gwendoline Christie. “Brienne is so unique and unconventional and so strong, and I love the writing hasn’t allowed her to just rest there,” says Christie. “We’ve seen … Continue reading Photos: Natalie Dormer and Gwendoline Christie in ‘Game of Thrones’ season six

Gwendoline Christie featured in Sunday Times Style; new ‘Game of Thrones’ photoshoot outtake

Mockingjay: Part 2 actress Gwendoline Christie covers the front page of The Sunday Times Style supplement, out tomorrow, September 13. A new outtake from Game of Thrones season five character photoshoot has also surfaced online. Here’s Gwendoline as Brienne of Tarth, by Helen Sloan. Continue reading Gwendoline Christie featured in Sunday Times Style; new ‘Game of Thrones’ photoshoot outtake

EW’s Fall Movie Preview Issue: ‘Star Wars’ still featuring Gwendoline Christie + ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’

Entertainment Weekly’s much anticipated Fall Movie Preview issue is set to the hit the stands on Friday. The cover story this year is Star Wars: The Force Awakens, new stills from which hit the web this morning. Have a look at First Order Captain Phasma, played by Mockingjay: Part 2‘s Gwendoline Christie: In addition, the issue will also be carrying “intel” on the final movie in The Hunger Games … Continue reading EW’s Fall Movie Preview Issue: ‘Star Wars’ still featuring Gwendoline Christie + ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’

Gwendoline Christie's role in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' revealed

It’s kind of really cool to be writing this on May the Fourth. On this Star Wars day, Disney has released a slew of information about the upcoming The Force Awakens. One of the Mockingjay: Part 2 cast members, Gwendoline Christie, who you may also know as Brienne of Tarth from Game of Thrones, joined the franchise in an unannounced role earlier. The Vanity Fair … Continue reading Gwendoline Christie's role in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' revealed

Photos & Video: 'Mockingjay' actresses in 'Game Of Thrones' season 5

As our readers must know, two of the Mockingjay actresses – Natalie Dormer, who plays Cressida, and Gwendoline Christie, who will be seen as Commander Lyme – also play major characters in Game of Thrones. HBO has released a bunch of new stills from the upcoming season five, featuring the two. Check out the high-resolutions in the gallery here. Watch the official first trailer for the show below: (function(d, s, id) … Continue reading Photos & Video: 'Mockingjay' actresses in 'Game Of Thrones' season 5

Photos: 'Mockingjay' actors in Entertainment Weekly's SDCC portraits

As is tradition every year, Entertainment Weekly has been releasing its San Diego Comic Con 2014 Star Portraits, some of them including actors from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1. Check out the portraits of Gwendoline Christie, Natalie Dormer, Elden Henson, Wes Chatham, Mahershala Ali and Evan Ross in the gallery here.    Continue reading Photos: 'Mockingjay' actors in Entertainment Weekly's SDCC portraits

'Game of Thrones' actress Gwendoline Christie replaces Lily Rabe in 'Mockingjay Part 2'

Game of Thrones actress Gwendoline Christie has been cast in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2. She replaces American Horror Story actress Lily Rabe for the role of Commander Lyme. Lyme is one of the several Commanders in District 13. She comes from District 2 and is a past victor of an unknown Hunger Games Rabe, reportedly, dropped out due to conflicting schedules for Much Ado About Nothing, which leaves … Continue reading 'Game of Thrones' actress Gwendoline Christie replaces Lily Rabe in 'Mockingjay Part 2'

Hypable's Battleships pits The Hunger Games' Katniss and Peeta against Game Of Thrones' Jaime and Brienne

Some of you who keep up with pop-culture news here and there would be aware of the website Hypable’s on-going shipping tournament, Battleships. The contest is now down for selections for the quarter final and it’s The Hunger Games versus A Song of Ice and Fire. Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark face their contenders Jaime Lannister and Brienne of Tarth in this round. Winners will … Continue reading Hypable's Battleships pits The Hunger Games' Katniss and Peeta against Game Of Thrones' Jaime and Brienne