Game of Thrones’ Jason Momoa joked about raping ‘beautiful women’ on show | Television & radio


Game of Thrones star Jason Momoa made a joke about raping “beautiful women” in recently unearthed footage from 2011. The actor, who played Khal Drogo on the hit HBO show, was making a comment about the extreme acts he’s allowed to get away with during a Comic-Con panel. “But as …

‘Game of Thrones’ fans blast Jason Momoa for 2011 rape joke

Men in Hollywood better watch out. Thanks to the understandable outrage over long-hidden sexual allegations involving movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, male stars face having any embarrassing skeletons being pulled out of their proverbial closets and posted on social media. It’s already happened massively to Ben Affleck, with a couple of …

Video of Jason Momoa’s 2011 rape joke resurfaces amid Weinstein scandal

It’s the week for spotlighting sexual assault in Hollywood, and the internet has now focused some of its attention on a comment made by “Game of Thrones” star Jason Momoa in 2011. Building sexual assault and…

Why Bran Is Not The Night King On ‘Game Of Thrones’ Makes The Show Even More Terrifying

You may or may not have heard, but the internet is currently obsessed with the idea that Bran Stark is the Night King on Game Of Thrones — even though that theory makes absolutely zero sense when subjected to the least bit of scrutiny. In the wake of Game of …

Harvey Weinstein accused in new expose of raping three women

Hollywood pariah Harvey Weinstein allegedly raped three women during a two-decade stretch of predatory behavior that went unexposed — often over fear of his retaliation. The New Yorker, in a lengthy piece by Ronan Farrow, charges the recently fired Weinstein’s behavior was worse than the sordid details exposed …

MTV’s TRL reboot: music videos are gone but somehow it’s the same old song | Television & radio

If I remember anything from MTV’s original Total Request Live, which was cancelled in 2008, it’s the revolving door of hosts – Carson Daly, Vanessa Minnillo, Quddus, Damien Fahey – and the excitement of racing home from school to catch the beginning of the music video countdown. The appeal of …

Indian man accused of raping 10-year-old is not her baby’s father, tests show

Indians hold a candlelight vigil in New Delhi to mourn the death of a gang rape victim in December 2012. (AP/Saurabh Das, File). A DNA test revealed on Wednesday the man accused of raping a 10-year-old Indian girl, whose campaign for an abortion made …India rape: Uncle did not father child’s …

‘I loathe these people’: Rick and Morty and the brilliant backlash against TV’s bad fans | Television & radio

As Breaking Bad was reaching its operatically violent climax in 2013, New Yorker critic Emily Nussbaum wrote about a certain strata of the show’s audience she termed the “bad fan”. “All shows have them,” she wrote. “They’re the Sopranos buffs who wanted a show made up of nothing but whackings …