Former mayor of Reykjavík and world famous comedian, politician and humanitarian, Jón Gnarr, was recently on The Late Show with Craig Ferguson. Check out the whole interview below.
As most people know by now, Icelandic strongman stars as The Mountain, Gregor Clegane, in Game of Thrones season 4. In the latest episode he does his biggest scene yet where he fights Prince Oberyn Martell to the death. This eighth episode of season 4 is obviously called The Mountain and the Viper. Check out the fight below.
The Eurovision Song Contest finals took place this Saturday. Iceland finished in 15th place, out of 46. A relatively great success, leaving most of the nation quite happy. Austria won the competition with Conchita Wurst performing 'Rise Like a Phoenix'.
The Eurovison Song Contest takes place tonight in Denmark, as they won the competition last year. Iceland's contribution this year is No Prejudice by Pollapönk. Iceland made it through the semi-finals and competes in the finals tonight with 25 other countries.
Helga Margrét Clarke and Audrey Freyja Clarke, better known as members of the music band Sister Sister, started a duo one year ago when they wrote the song Desire for a short film. Not long after they made a music video to Desire in Heiðmörk one of their favorite places around Reykjavík. Since then they have made 8 new songs and a new music video, they also released their promo album in the end of 2013.
The first semifinal Eurovision Song Contest takes place tonight and Iceland competes. The second semifinal takes place this Thursday and the final on Saturday. The Wi Wi Bloggs website selected Eurovision Opening Ceremony - Red Carpet Winners and Losers. The Icelandic Eurovision band Pollapönk ranked number one on the list.
EVE Fanfest 2014 brings together players in a massive celebration of the virtual world of EVE Online. Travelers from all around the world gather in one of the most beautiful and unique locations the planet has to offer. The Fanfest takes place this weekend May 1st - 3rd at Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center.