George R. R. Martin knows how to keep Game of Thrones fans guessing. On his LiveJournal this week, the auteur answered a fan’s vraag about whether Stannis Baratheon is dead. “In my books? Alive, beyond a doubt,” Martin wrote.
''Another group that deserves special mention was the kids — it's very difficult to cast a kid. Our kids had to carry a very serious dramatic weight — we needed really good young actors. We got three terrific ones.''