TVLine Items: Game of Thrones' First Real New Promo, ABC's Celebrity Divers Revealed & More!

Game of Thrones Season 3 SpoilersPromos for Game of Thrones‘ third season thus far have consisted of teasers with no fresh footage — until now.

A just-released two-minute preview of the fantastical HBO drama gives a behind-the-scenes look at all things Westeros (and beyond!), including loads of interviews and glimpses at the year ahead.

“This is the rise and fall season,” exec producer David Benioff shares. “There are so many characters who come into the season with power of some kind who lose everything, and other characters who enter with almost nothing and achieve great power.”

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And brace yourselves, Thrones fans, because “this is a season of tremendous reversals of fortune,” which will have you both “pleasantly surprised and horrified — in equal measure,” promises EP D.B. Weiss.

Watch the sneak peek below, and catch the Season 3 premiere March 31 at 9/8c.

Ready for more of today’s TV dish? Well…

• NBC is filling Revolution‘s midseason hiatus with weekly animated webisodes, EW.com reports — the first of which you can watch below. The online series will center on letters written by Reed Diamond’s Sgt. Wheatley. You can find subsequent installments on NBC.com, YouTube, Hulu and via Video On Demand. Live-action episodes of Revolution, meanwhile, resume March 25.

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• The cast of ABC’s Celebrity Diving — or as we like to call it, “Celebrity” Diving — was unmasked Monday when TMZ caught the competitors at practice. Those looking to make a splash (or not) include Baywatch alum Nicole Eggert, E! alum Kendra Wilkinson, Miss Alabama USA Katherine Webb, Nickelodeon vet Drake Bell, Chelsea Lately‘s Chuy, Cosby kid Keshia Knight Pulliam,  NFL player Ndamukong Suh, NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and funnyman Louie Anderson.

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Comments (18)

  • “Celebrity” diving looks awesome…

    Comment by leigh – January 22, 2013 01:05 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • I think you misspelled awful.

      Comment by Erin – January 22, 2013 01:56 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
      • I hope you know I was joking.

        Comment by leigh – January 22, 2013 02:19 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
        • Chelsea Lately’s Chuy???
          Dear god the little nugget has his knee replacement surgery not long ago…now I’m kinda afraid for him

          Comment by Eli – January 23, 2013 12:45 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • The Webb girl turned down DWTS for Diving?

    Comment by Amber – January 22, 2013 01:06 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I can’t wait!!!

    Comment by wrstlgirl – January 22, 2013 01:07 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Shockingly I liked the celebrities in the fox one more.

    Comment by Mark – January 22, 2013 01:11 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • what a shocker? ABC copying another show? Didn’t Fox just do a reality competition special about celebrity diving? Very original ABC?!

    Comment by Allyson – January 22, 2013 02:03 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • ABC announced theirs first, actually. Management

      Comment by Matt Webb Mitovich – January 22, 2013 02:12 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
      • Not that the technicality matters, given the subject in question…

        Comment by Emily – January 22, 2013 02:21 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
      • Shades of the Wife Swap/Supernanny/The Contender debacle when Fox rushed Trading Spouses/Nanny 911/The Next Great Champ onto the air first….

        Comment by Dizzle – January 22, 2013 03:12 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • If I were to watch this, I’d be only watching for Chuy.

    Comment by Andy – January 22, 2013 02:34 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Celebrity Diving will be the next Celebrity Circus… Just campy and ridiculous enough to love.

    Comment by Babybop – January 22, 2013 02:40 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Game of Thrones always amazes me,such great sets and costumes.Can’t wait!!

    Comment by Shaun – January 22, 2013 04:01 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I do not want to live in a world where people actually watch “celebrity” diving and because the idea is soooo stupid I’m sure I never will.

    Comment by Taryn – January 22, 2013 04:55 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Wasn’t there already a show on Fox I believe about Celebrity Diving. It was on about a few weeks ago. Um why would ABC do the exact same thing when the other one BOMBED? Who runs these networks? Seriously they are the most idiotic morons ever. Do they even watch TV. They need to hire someone who LOVES TV and actually enjoys the shows they put on. TV is starting to be like the music industry dead dead dead.

    Comment by Melina – January 22, 2013 05:03 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Wow, looks like the eye candy quotient on the Celebrity Diving show is ridiculously low. And shouldn’t that play a big part in choosing participants?

    Comment by TMW – January 22, 2013 05:39 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Sorry to burst your bubble, but there have been multiple teasers for GoT that featured footage from the third season just like the one mentioned in the article. Sure this one featured more, but all the behind the scenes featurettes have been packed with shots and behind the scenes shots of new characters, places and uncut reel footage.

    Comment by Terry – January 22, 2013 08:17 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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