King Robert Baratheon drinks from a horn in Game of Thrones season one. Photo: HBO

How Game of Thrones and other fantasy series have revived the ancient drink of mead

  • Alcoholic beverage’s affinity with Thrones fans and the rise of ‘craft’ have jetpacked the drink to lofty new heights in terms of volume and taste
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King Robert Baratheon drinks from a horn in Game of Thrones season one. Photo: HBO
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The cast of X-Men: Dark Phoenix. Clockwise from top left: Sophie Turner as Jean Grey, Tye Sheridan as Cyclops; Jennifer Lawrence as Mystique; Michael Fassbender as Magneto; Jessica Chastain as Smith; Alexandra Shipp as Storm; Evan Peters as Quicksilver; Nicholas Hoult as Beast; Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler; and James McAvoy as Professor X. Photo: Twenty-First Century Fox

Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner on X-Men: Dark Phoenix, and how Tye Sheridan is her ‘best on-screen boyfriend’

English actress – newly married to American pop star Joe Jonas – who has just finished work on HBO’s fantasy series, discusses her leading role in retooling of X-Men franchise

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The cast of X-Men: Dark Phoenix. Clockwise from top left: Sophie Turner as Jean Grey, Tye Sheridan as Cyclops; Jennifer Lawrence as Mystique; Michael Fassbender as Magneto; Jessica Chastain as Smith; Alexandra Shipp as Storm; Evan Peters as Quicksilver; Nicholas Hoult as Beast; Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler; and James McAvoy as Professor X. Photo: Twenty-First Century Fox
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