Kids, the night was dark and full of unexpected pleasures as your Spirit Mom Leonie and I made our way to M-Net’s final Game of Thrones premiere, held at Nu Metro Canal Walk on Monday 15 April 2019.
While Leo frightened the hell out of Capetonian streetwalkers and petrol garage attendants, dressed incredibly as the Night Queen; I paid homage to the Mother of Dragons’ s winter look:
A quick trip to our local Franky’s diner – a pre-Game of Thrones screening tradition for us since 2015 – was a must:
Bar a misunderstanding with the mall security about us gaining entrance to the parking …
and us threatening to go all Mad King on them:
…we finally arrived at the Long Night event we’d been waiting nearly two years for:
Walking the red carpet, posing for photos, laying some Game of Thrones home truths to eager journos made for a busy pre-screening morning:
Johnnie Walker was on hand to soothe ruffled nerves with their special Game of Thrones White Walker drink,a cool AF bar and Instagram photo spot:
The breakfast spread was a feast that the Starks would be proud of:
and definitely one that our Night Queen was keen on too:
As the media coverage continued, with even a front page feature, and we were totally blown away by the first episode, we basked in the afterglow of a Long Night to remember:
A HUGE thank you to Queen Portia of House M-Net for the invitation to the final Game of Thrones premiere. It is a memory that House Wyrd will treasure always!