HBO Officially Announces ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 8 Will Air In 2019

It was pretty much expected, but now it’s official. Game of Thrones Season 8 will air in 2019. Even though HBO announced the final six episodes won’t air until next year, no exact date was disclosed.

Directors for the new season are David Benioff & D.B. Weiss, David Nutter and Miguel Sapochnik. Meanwhile writers for the new season include David Benioff & D.B. Weiss, Bryan Cogman and Dave Hill. It’s expected that cast members including Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Maisie Williams, Sophie Turner and more will return.

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