Tuesday, 22 January, 2019

‘Game of Thrones’ sets official date for beginning of the end

Herman Weaver | 14 January, 2019, 07:41

After spending months teasing us with quick peeks, HBO has finally given us a proper glance at what's in store for the final season, which premieres in the U.S. on April 14. Eastern on HBO, Collider reports.

The final season of Game of Thrones will begin airing on April 14, 2019, the show announced on its official social media pages.

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We'll know more when Game of Thrones premieres on 14 April. Hopefully, Bran can make it to the Stark family reunion because as every Game of Thrones fan knows, people you love tend to die. HBO previously released a short teaser trailer for the season, which fans have been awaiting for two years.

To celebrate, Sky released a new 90-second trailer showing Jon Snow, Sansa and Arya Stark walking into a dimly lit crypt to find concrete memorial statues of themselves. "The reaction I had while watching them was, "I'm watching a movie, '" Plepler remarked. Everybody's in for an extraordinary treat of storytelling and of magical, magical production".

In the tease, which was directed by David Nutter (a "Game of Thrones" veteran director, who did the fifth season finale), Jon meets up with Arya and Sansa in the Winterfell crypts. The cast is headlined by Naomi Watts, with Georgie Henley, Toby Regbo, Jamie Campbell Bower, Denise Gough and Josh Whitehouse.

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