Leaked 'Game of Thrones' script reveals controversial rape scene was meant to be far more nuanced.
Internet debate raged after Sunday's episode of Game of Thrones, "Breaker Of Chains," featured twins Jaime and Cersei Lannister in an intense sex scene that some defend as consensual, while others assert that what's depicted is unambiguously rape.
Though the controversy has prompted statements from the episode's director, writers, actors, and even George R. R. Martin, none have yet noted that the original draft of the scene was, in fact, much more complicated and nuanced than the version that made it to air. HappyPlace has the exclusive leaked draft, and what was cut may shock you:
(by Dan Abromowitz)