NASHVILLE, Tenn. — There have been all the time wild rumors floating round about “Game of Thrones,” whether or not or not it’s Lady Stoneheart exhibiting up or varied conspiracies about George R.R. Martin having already accomplished his Music of Ice and Hearth books. (Spoiler alert: She didn’t and he hasn’t.)
Maybe essentially the most notorious, nonetheless, concerned the explanation two “Recreation of Thrones” actors didn’t have many scenes collectively.
For years, there have been tales that Lena Headey, who performed Cersei, one-time Queen of the Seven Kingdoms, and Jerome Flynn, who performed Bronn, Lord of Highgarden and Grasp of Coin, weren’t on speaking terms and didn’t seem on display screen collectively as a consequence of a failed previous relationship.
On Friday, that story was lastly shot down as Flynn took the stage right here at Con of Thrones, with Insider’s Kim Renfro as moderator.
The chat was principally gentle and enjoyable till one fan requested in regards to the rumor, saying, “As we all know that apparently you and Lena Headey couldn’t be in the identical scene collectively, I’m wondering how did you guys handle this logistically? Was it the supply of any troubles on the set or manufacturing?”
The viewers set free a collective groan; nonetheless, Flynn nonetheless addressed it.
“We have been really in the identical scene collectively,” he mentioned. “And the final time I noticed Lena we have been talking, so I wouldn’t imagine all the things you learn, and like I mentioned, [the media] can get fairly determined for tales.”
To the actor’s level, within the Season three premiere, there’s a scene the place Cersei walks by Bronn.
“Keep on with the reported info,” Renfro mentioned.
Flynn added, “Lena’s a beautiful individual and a beautiful actress.”
No matter awkwardness was attributable to the query rapidly dissipated as Flynn continued to tackle no matter wild query followers may give you.
“What did Bronn do his first day at Highgarden?” requested one individual, to which Flynn mentioned he most likely simply acquired bored and referred to as up Tyrion. One other inquired, “How do you intend on managing all of the coin for Kings Touchdown when you may’t learn or write?”
“Do you wish to go exterior?” Flynn joked. “I don’t assume it is advisable to learn or write to take care of coin.”
“Good plan,” the fan quipped again.
Rumors of the supposed Headey-Flynn feud unfold on-line in 2014 and once more flared as lately because the Season eight finale in Might. With Flynn lastly capturing the notion down, it’s clear that within the Recreation of Thrones, all rumors should die.
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