Amanda Peet

Melanie Lynskey: Every scene's secret weapon

Since her stunning debut in Peter Jackson’s 1994 classic Heavenly Creatures, Melanie Lynskey has made each project she’s been in just a little bit better, whether it’s The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Up in the Air, or Sweet Home Alabama (she was the subject of Reese Witherspoon’s classic line, “You have a baby … in a bar”).

Read Full Story

Amanda Peet teases Togetherness season 2:
'It's not pretty'

Alex (Steve Zissis) calls Tina (Amanda Peet) a “tragic trainwreck” in the trailer for Togetherness‘ second season — and Peet doesn’t think that’s too far off. 

“She’s not self-aware so when she feels something, she just kind of acts out,” Peet tells EW. “And when you’re pushing 40, that’s not an attractive quality.”

Read Full Story

Amanda Peet still doesn't know if Jon Snow is dead or alive

None of us are taking the death of Jon Snow well, but probably the most frustrated Game of Thrones fan is actress Amanda Peet.

Peet, who is married to the HBO hit’s showrunner David Benioff, has profesed her love for Jon Snow time and time again, so she was obviously very upset when everyone’s favorite Night’s Watchman perished at the end of season 5.

Read Full Story

Amanda Peet jokes that Jon Snow's death ended her marriage

If you think Jon Snow’s death has affected your day-to-day life, try being married to the man who killed him.

Amanda Peet stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday, where she admitted that she hasn’t forgiven her husband, Game of Thrones showrunner David Benioff, for his role in the death of Kit Harington’s character. 

“I am in the process of getting divorced,” she deadpanned. 

Read Full Story

'Game of Thrones': Amanda Peet has a master plan to join the cast

Amanda Peet

Image Credit: CBS

Fun fact: Amanda Peet is married to David Benioff, best known as co-showrunner of Games of Thrones.

Even more fun fact: While on Craig Ferguson’s show Tuesday night, Ferguson pumped Peet for details about what life is like in their household. “What I do is, I go around my house just sort of auditioning for parts on Game of Thrones,” she joked.

Read Full Story