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EntertainmentHBO Responds to ‘Game of Thrones’ Coffee Cup Blunder

07:00  07 may  2019
07:00  07 may  2019 Source:   variety.com

Fans spotted a coffee cup sitting on a table during a new 'Game of Thrones' feast scene

Fans spotted a coffee cup sitting on a table during a new 'Game of Thrones' feast scene For brief moment on the aired version of HBO's latest "Game of Thrones" episode, you can see a modern coffee cup on the table by Daenerys Targaryen.

HBO made fun of itself after eagle-eyed “ Game of Thrones ” viewers spotted a modern-day coffee cup in last night’s episode. The art director for #GameOfThrones says the misplaced coffee cup in Sunday's episode has been "blown out of proportion" because such errors have never occurred in the

Daenerys is out for blood in the ' Game of Thrones ' Season 8 Episode 5 preview. Cersei prepares to defend King's Landing as the two sides clash in the penultimate episode.

HBO Responds to ‘Game of Thrones’ Coffee Cup Blunder © HBO

HBO made fun of itself after eagle-eyed “Game of Thrones” viewers spotted a modern-day coffee cup in last night’s episode.

“The latte that appeared in the episode was a mistake. Daenerys had ordered an herbal tea,” the company stated in a press release on Monday.

For about two seconds in Sunday’s “The Last of the Starks,” a takeout coffee cup appeared on a table in front of Daenerys Targaryen around the 17:40 minute mark. Based on the size and shape, many fans assumed it was a Starbucks cup, and the hashtag #Starkbucks trended on Twitter after the episode.

In an email to Variety, “Game of Thrones” art director Hauke Richter said it’s not uncommon for items to end up misplaced on set, go unnoticed and appear in the final cuts of movies and TV shows.

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HBO and Starbucks have responded to that Game of Thrones coffee cup incident, in which a foreign drink was seen in front of Daenerys Targaryen. This week, eagle-eyed Game of Thrones fans spotted a pretty hilarious oversight, pointing out what appeared to be a Starbucks cup on a table in

HBO made fun of itself after eagle-eyed " Game of Thrones " viewers spotted a modern-day coffee cup in last night's episode. "The latte that appeared in the episode was a mistake. Daenerys had ordered an herbal tea," the company stated in a press release on Monday. For about two.

“Things can get forgotten on set,” he wrote. “[The coffee cup error has been] so blown out of proportion [because] it has not happened with ‘Thrones’ so far.”

After the tragic ending to the episode, Daenerys might need some more coffee to keep her wired for the upcoming battle between her forces and Queen Cersei’s at King’s Landing. The penultimate episode of the series airs this Sunday.

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