Kit Harrington and Emilia Clarke in hit HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones. Photo: NZME
Memes, menace, nudity ... how did Game of Thrones become such a phenomenon?
  • HBO greenlit the prequel House of the Dragon while Amazon bought the rights to Lord of the Rings – but can the fantasy series’ success ever be replicated?
  • Some say sex and violence were the main draws of the TV adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s novels, but Shameless and True Blood boast more nude scenes
17 Apr 2021 - 5:00AM