Rose Leslie Shares What Ygritte Would Think of Daenerys in Game of Thrones

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Helen Sloan, HBO

Of all the death and destruction featured in Game of Thrones, one heartwarming story from the series was that though Jon Snow and the Wildling Ygritte's onscreen romance met a tragic end, actors Kit Harington and Rose Leslie—the actors who played them—married in real life in June 2018. Though Ygritte died in season 4 and the end of season 7 saw Jon find a new love in Daenerys Targaryen, Leslie doesn't seem bitter. She recently weighed in on what her character would think of the Mother of Dragons, and it's surprisingly positive.

While speaking to Entertainment Weekly, Leslie discussed how Ygritte would feel about Daenerys, and instead of being jealous or suggesting a cat fight between the Wildling and the Khaleesi, the 32-year-old actress said Ygritte would be in "awe" of Dany.

"There had to be a crescendo moment with Jon Snow and Ygritte," Leslie said. "He had to go on as a lone soldier, and I think the relationship would've been too much of a hindrance ... I think she'd be in utter awe [of Dany]. How wonderful to meet anybody with dragons."

Unfortunately Ygritte will never get the pleasure, but we're sure Jon will always be thinking about his late love, especially in the final season. We'll see him and Dany once again when Game of Thrones returns for season 8 on April 14.

[h/t Entertainment Weekly]

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A Diehard Fan of The Office Just Wrote a 24-Episode 10th Season—and You Can Read It Online

The cast of The Office in a scene from the series finale.
The cast of The Office in a scene from the series finale.
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Just like William Shakespeare before him, one fan of The Office has been using his time in quarantine to get a little creative, writing an entire new season of the beloved sitcom.

As Geek Tyrant reports, extreme Dunder Mifflinite Nick Janicki spent his time indoors writing a full, 24-episode 10th season of the series, and it's available for anyone to read online. Just be prepared that it may take a little time, as it's 900 pages long!

Janicki did the beloved sitcom appropriate justice by bringing back all the most crucial characters, including Michael Scott, Dwight Schrute, Pam Beesly, and Jim Halpert. To see exactly what goes down in each episode, and how Janicki's imagined 10th season plays out, you'll have to read it for yourself. The scripts are described as a "reunion season" and each one is currently available to read in PDF form. With titles like "The Dunderal," [PDF] and "Bachelor & Chill," [PDF] it sounds like fans are in for a real treat.

It might not be the long-awaited reunion fans had hoped for, but hey, it's something. As for whether or not the series will ever make like Friends and announce an official reunion, that is really anyone's guess. According to the show's creator Greg Daniels, the ensemble cast might be too big and too busy to all come back together for a new show. Thankfully, however, fans got the next big thing when many of the actors appeared on a recent episode of John Krasinski's Some Good News for a virtual wedding.

[h/t Geek Tyrant]