We have to say that this new piece of information about Game of Thrones is much more insane than Cersei Lannister apparently marrying Jon Snow. As we all know the smith Gendry has been put into the spotlight quite a bit last season and his character arc doesn't seem to be following the books. Add to that the interest of the Red Priestess and Davos in his apparent well-being and we have to wonder what the showrunners are going to throw at us where Gendry is concerned. He has already proved himself a worthy fighter. But here is where it gets crazy. Reportedly In the show, Gendry's storyline was combined with that of Edric Storm, another of King Robert Baratheon's bastards. When we last saw him, he was rowing away from Dragonstone after Davos sprung him from prison in the season 3 finale. Should he row back onto our screens this summer, we may learn more surprises about him. We have one surprise in particular in mind. Today, we explore the theory that Gendry is actually the true-born son … [Read more...] about Game of Thrones season 8 Major Spoiler: Who is Gendry’s real mother?
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Jakarta. After earning worldwide praises for its second Asian Games this year, Indonesia continued its good run as host by organizing the Asian Para Games for the first time. The international multi-sport event for athletes with physical disabilities was held in Jakarta from Oct. 6 to 13. A total of 3,000 athletes from 43 countries competed in 568 events in 18 disciplines during the Asian Para Games. More than 1,900 officials and 8,000 volunteers – both disabled and non-disabled – also participated in the Para Games, making it the biggest para-sports event ever held in Indonesia. At the opening ceremony, the chairman of the Asian Para Games Organizing Committee (Inapgoc), Raja Sapta Oktohari, said the Para Games' main objective is to celebrate the talents and spirit of disabled people. Asian Paralympic Committee president Majid Rashed said this year’s Asian Para Games took in the largest number of participating athletes and countries in its history. Despite being … [Read more...] about Ironically, Lack of Accessibility Still Plagues Jakarta’s Asian Para Games
Follow our CNA LIFESTYLE page on Facebook for more trending stories and videosSINGAPORE: Pierre Png is smoulderingly hot property right now, having a prominent role in the much-heralded film Crazy Rich Asians, which took in US$25.3 million (S$34.6 million) on its opening weekend in the US.But when he arrived for our meeting two days after the film’s red carpet premiere here, he looked exhausted – and even a little shell-shocked.Everything was only just starting to sink in, he confided – the film’s success, the part he’d played in it, and the magnitude of its significance for the American movie-making industry.With Crazy Rich Asians being heralded as a milestone for diversity and racial representation in Hollywood, one can only imagine that if the industry players who are riding on this hype really believe in what they are saying, more opportunities will arise in the near future for actors of Asian ethnicity to be cast in lead roles.And since … [Read more...] about Pierre Png: Singapore’s best bet for a bona fide Hollywood leading man?
8 things to know before watching ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ (philstar.com) - April 25, 2018 - 5:23pm MANILA, Philippines — Not a Marvel nerd? No problem! Before heading out to the cinemas to catch the showing of Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War,” here are some basic things you might want to know to understand and have a better appreciation of the movie. 1. “Avengers: Infinity War” marks the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s 10th anniversary. The movie is part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s year-long 10th anniversary celebration, which began with an iconic “class photo” of over 80 actors and filmmakers that played as Marvel superheroes through the years. Besides Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Paul Rudd, Benedict Cumberbatch, Chris Pratt, Chadwick Boseman, and Jeremy Renner, among those in the class … [Read more...] about 8 things to know before watching ‘Avengers: Infinity War’
caption Michael B. Jordan as Erik Killmonger in “Black Panther.” source Disney The Marvel Cinematic Universe has shied away from killing off major characters. Even in “Captain America: Civil War,” when James Rhodes/War Machine is shot down, he is paralyzed rather than killed. But that doesn’t mean there haven’t been notable deaths. Business Insider looked back at the MCU and found 30 major deaths, which we then ranked from least sad to most. It should come as no surprise that most of the villain deaths are ranked toward the bottom. We excluded characters that died, but were eventually resurrected – Agent Phil Coulson died in “The Avengers,” but came back in Marvel’s “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” television show on ABC, and Bucky Barnes died in “Captain America: The First Avenger,” but has since returned as the Winter Soldier. We’ll see if any of our favorite characters meet an end … [Read more...] about The 30 most important deaths in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, ranked by how sad they were