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Game of Thrones Preps Cast for 7th Season

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Game of Thrones Preps Cast for 7th Season

Originally posted 10/30/2014 01:00PM

Yes, George R. R. Martin, we know that every man must die. But that doesn't make the deaths on Game of Thrones any less painful to watch. Fortunately, HBO just made sure that many of the fan favorites could stay around for a lot longer.

The principal stars of the hit HBO drama – who include Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister), Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Jaime Lannister), Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister) and Kit Harington (Jon Snow) – signed new contracts to keep them around for a potential seventh and final season (and give them massive raises), according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Why Lena Headey Deserves the Emmy for Game of Thrones

Originally posted 08/24/2014 05:00PM

As Cersei Lannister, matriarch of the Seven Kingdoms and one-half of television's most famous incestuous couple, Lena Headey, who's nominated for outstanding supporting actress in a drama series, is the vinegar in Game of Thrones' sumptuous feast.

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UpdatePosted 06/18/2014 05:45PM

See Lena Headey and Jimmy Kimmel Insult Each Other Game of Thrones Style

Originally posted 06/18/2014 01:45PM

Playing Cersei Lannister on Game of Thrones, Lena Headey spends much of her time onscreen doing three things: drinking wine, insulting people and seducing her brother.

On Monday night, Headey went on Jimmy Kimmel Live to do the first two of those things.

Sipping wine out of large medieval goblets, the actress and the TV host competed in a battle of the barbs to see who could deliver the pithiest, most passive-aggressive insults.

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Why Did Game of Thrones's Lena Headey Decide to Chop Off Her Hair?

Why Did Game of Thrones's Lena Headey Decide to Chop Off Her Hair?

Originally posted 03/21/2014 07:00PM

The star dishes to us about her cute new bob

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Game of Thrones Star Lena Headey Files for Divorce

UpdatePosted 07/26/2012 06:35AM

Lena Headey Files for Divorce

Originally posted 07/25/2012 08:00PM

Lena Headey is single again.

The actress, who plays the villainous queen Cersei Lannister in HBO's Game of Thrones, filed for divorce from musician Peter Loughran on July 20, according to court documents filed in L.A. Superior County Court.

Headey, 38, cites irreconcilable differences as the reason for the split.

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