Originally Posted by Ph8te
Tis what happens when the other thread is slow
this thread tends to stay active. Sometimes people do it just to be aholes......I guess some cleanup has happened, or I scrolled over the spoilers. Haven't seen anything crazy posted except for speculation. You may be referring to the casting news which normally our thread is good about keeping out. I have a feeling though that a leak this early could be a fake out.
The other thread has always been slower post wise .. Harrington is not coming back .. if his persona is manifested in anything, it won't be Harrington playing it ..
This season, he has done everything possible to stay in the public eye .. likely at the advice of his agent, knowing he would not be back / get all the exposure you can now ..
.. Season 6 is said to start filming in July I believe ..
“I’ve been told I’m dead. I’m dead. I’m not coming back next season. So that’s all I can tell you, really.”
The episode’s director, David Nutter, confirmed Jon Snow’s demise
in similarly unflinching terms, telling Variety
, “I can say emphatically that Jon Snow is definitely dead.”
As for Harington, he’s already begun to turn the page: “I’m looking for movies for next year,” he said. “I’m in a very lucky place—I can turn things down and do what I want to do. There’s a couple movies I’m looking at, but I can’t really talk about them yet. I might take a holiday. I might try writing. I’m trying to figure it out.”
When asked point-blank of Snow is firmly gone—as in, is actor Kit Harington released from his Thrones
contract?—showrunner Dan Weiss told EW, “Dead is dead.”
“We would hope that after seeing the scene and the way it’s shot that the answer to that will be unambiguous in the minds of the people watching it,” Weiss explained. “It should be pretty clear what happens in by the time you’re done seeing that scene ..