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    Quote Originally Posted by boomertoo View Post
    On a personal note I finally gave up reading GOT in disgust early in the fifth book. I recently read a review which bluntly stated that by that stage the author had become totally self indulgent and was desperately in need of an editor: an opinion I thoroughly agree with. It seems to me what began as a fascinating story of intrigue, corruption and the struggle for power became thoroughly spoilt by too many plots, sub-plots and excessive and unnecessary detail.
    Same can be said for a lot of series in this genre. Unlike the more robust tradition of standalone novels prevalent at large, the fantasy genre and even sci-fi genres lend themselves to having a single continuing story across numerous novels. Another example of this is the epic Wheel of Time series (Robert Jordan) - in its case, the author actually died before getting anywhere close to completing it. We were left with another author completing the series who wrote a couple of concluding books that were markedly simpler in plot, prose and imagination. It wrapped up the series commercially, but the number of loose ends and plot devices needed to accelerate to that rapid end, remain a travesty. One person's self-indulgent series of overwritten books, is another person's masterpiece that they'll enjoy reading for the decades it takes to write the darn thing .

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    Wow! This post has became the news of the day for me as I read it! It is so anusual and interesting, I wish the girls could tell more about their "Big film" work experiences. So now I can proudly say that my fellow co-workers are the GOT actors))) And now, it`s time for me to go and rewatch those episodes

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    Quote Originally Posted by kristiana View Post
    And now, it`s time for me to go and rewatch those episodes
    Exactly!! I was aware of most of them being in Game of Thrones when the episodes aired for the first time. But for the last few weeks on BluRay Rewatch it is so much more glorious in preparation for Season 8. I had totally forgotten that Kylie H was also in the appreciation scene for Pod the Rod in Season 3.

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    At the end of this Blog post, Samantha Bentley (Samantha Jane on AW) mentioned just a few fellow familiar faces in GoT. But before that, her experience of filming some scenes is well worth the read.

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    I was watching the first episode over the weekend (season 1 is still one of my favorites) and it was somewhat shocking realizing the number of characters that appear in the episode that have since died in the series. I fear a few more may be added to this tally by the end of the upcoming season.

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    In case you are fine to see virtual grave stones of most named deceased characters:

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    Quote Originally Posted by dropshop View Post
    In case you are fine to see virtual grave stones of most named deceased characters:
    I hadn't seen that page before, that is an excellent list! It's funny watching the early episodes, so many scenes where I find myself thinking "if only they knew what was coming for them". Only one more month to wait!

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    I watched the first two seasons of GoT around the time they aired six years, then lost track of it. After hearing from lots of models on here that I should catch up, including Ellie B, Rose K, Kate G, Casey Q and more (as well as, you know, people I know in real life...), I powered through all the remaining seasons over the past few months to get ready for the final episodes. Now I'm totally on hooked! I don't know why it didn't quite grab me the first time around, but I can't wait to see how it ends.

    Thanks to this thread, I of course had my eyes peeled for any and all cameos from Abby girls while I binged! I dutifully located everyone mentioned on here -- Masie, Kylie H, Lacie, Satine, Ren and Samantha Jane (did I miss anyone?) -- as well as one other from a more recent episode: the lovely Zane. How could I miss those bright red curls (among other beautiful features), even though she's only onscreen for about one second? GoT wikis confirmed it's her. I'll continue to have my eye out in the final episodes for more models, but it seems like the characters will probably be too busy to play around naked...

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    I was always interested who are those brave girls who are courageous enough to be naked in a world wide famous series, are they professional actresses? And here we are, they are our lovely girls from Abby Winters!
    The last season doesn't take long to come now and it promisses to be something out-of-this-world! Excited for it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by massfan3 View Post
    I'll continue to have my eye out in the final episodes for more models, but it seems like the characters will probably be too busy to play around naked...
    I guessed wrong on this, as our pal Lacie made another appearance in tonight's new episode! She and some friends were spending time with Ser Bronn of the Blackwater. According to the authoritative GoT wiki, this was her seventh time on the show, which is probably some kind of record for a naked side character.
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    It definitely is, Ros left us far too early.

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