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Raise your hand if you want to be Arya Stark when you grow up

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Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 3’s battle was one –– huge –– clusterf**K, however, Arya Stark stole the show by unexpectedly killing the Night King and demolishing the White Walker army. Maisie Williams, who stars as Arya Stark, revealed the episode’s plot twist even threw her for a loop as she admitted to being in complete oblivion that her character would hold Winterfell’s in the palms of her hands.

The British actress told Entertainment Weekly he initial thoughts about the surprising switch up in a recent interview.

“It was so unbelievably exciting. But I immediately thought that everybody would hate it; that Arya doesn’t deserve it,” Williams said. “The hardest thing is in any series is when you build up a villain that’s so impossible to defeat and then you defeat them.”

“It has to be intelligently done because otherwise people are like, ‘Well, [the villain] couldn’t have been that bad when some 100-pound girl comes in and stabs him.’ You gotta make it cool. And then I told my boyfriend and he was like, ‘Mmm, should be Jon though really, shouldn’t it?’”

It’s safe to say after Williams’ bad*ass performance fans are obsessed with her and we have the Twitter receipts to put the proof in the pudding.

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Hollywood has a new love story, starring Tessa Thompson!

Tessa Thompson stars opposite Nnamdi Asomugha in writer-director Eugene Ashe‘s romantic Jazz Era film Sylvie’s Love, which made it’s World Premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 27, 2020.

Set in ’50s and ’60s New York City, the story follows aspiring television producer Sylvie (Thompson) as she meets aspiring saxophonist Robert (Asomugha) when he takes a job at her father’s record store in Harlem. After a summer romance that comes to an end, the two fatefully reconnect several years later and find that their feelings for each other have never disappeared.

“Sylvie’s Love” does not yet have U.S. distribution.

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Anne Hathaway on new Role in Netflix Original ‘The Last Thing He Wanted’

Academy award-winning actress Anne Hathaway joined director Dee Rees and co-stars Edi Gathegi, Rosie Perez, and Willem Dafoe for the red carpet premiere of “The Last Thing He Wanted” at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival.

Adapted from the Joan Didion novel of the same title, the film is set against the nebulous milieu of the Iran-Contra scandal. Veteran D.C. journalist Elena McMahon played by Hathaway abandons the 1984 campaign trail out of a misguided sense of duty to her father.

“The Last Thing He Wanted” will debut on February 21 via Netflix

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Actress Kerry Washington takes a Seat at the Hollywood Producer Table

Golden Globe nominated actress set down for in-depth discussion “Women Breaking Barriers: How Far Have We Come?” at the SundanceTV Headquarters, moderated by HFPA member Elisabeth Sereda. Panelists also included Julie Taymor (Oscar nominated director), Frankie Shaw (Golden Globe nominated actress, producer, writer and director) and Lisa Jackson (filmmaker and #1 New York Times Bestselling Author).

Panelists discussed their thoughts on the best ways to continue pushing boundaries and creating positive change in the entertainment business. Having dominated the Hollywood big screen for over 20 years, Washington now has her eyes set on joining the ranks of elite producers. Take a look.

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