Obama pulls strings to get his fave TV shows before they even screen! Wed-19-Feb-14 07:37 Share this By Jay-Jay FeeneyUS President Barrack Obama is a big fan of the TV series Game of Thrones, and since he’s president, he asked HBO CEO Richard Plepler if he could give him advance copies of Game Of Thrones and True Detective at a state dinner for the French President last week!Wonder if it worked... surely! You couldn't really say no to the president! You May Also Like All the Red Carpet looks from the Emmys! New cast members for Game of Thrones Season 5 Sister Deborah - Uncle Obama Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .