It was announced today the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones will premiere on HBO on April 14th which means Foxtel here in Australia will screen it express from the US, on Monday, April 15.
The epic finale season of HBO’s global television phenomenon, consisting of six movie length episodes, will stream and screen in Australia exclusively on FOX SHOWCASE, Foxtel’s premium On Demand drama destination. Over the past seven seasons, Game of Thrones has become a cultural giant, attracting record viewers worldwide. The series garnered nine wins at the 2018 Primetime Emmy A wards, including Outstanding Drama Series and the show stands as the most Emmy-winning primetime scripted series ever, with a record 47 awards.
Based on the bestselling book series by George R.R. Martin, created by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss and fuelled by storylines that have gone beyond the narratives set forth in those novels, Game of Thrones is set in the fantasy continents of Westeros and Essos.
The Game of Thrones cast includes Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Kit Harington, Maisie Williams, Alfie Allen, John Bradley, Gwendoline Christie, Liam Cunningham, Nathalie Emmanuel and Isaac Hempstead Wright.
So for those hardcore fans of the series that by the time the new series airs would have waited nearly 20 months for a new episode.. here you have it from April 15 we will see the final series! Who will land on the throne? We will soon find out.
Check out the teaser that also dropped today below.