We now have the official premier date for Season 5 of ‘Game of Thrones’. I know a lot of fans are glad that we have an official start date, but it does stink, having to wait until April. Get the latest on this below, and share your thoughts after the JUMP!
HBO has confirmed that the new seasons of “Game of Thrones,” “Silicon Valley” and “Veep” will debut back-to-back on Sunday, April 12, starting at 9:00 p.m. (ET/PT).
“Game of Thrones” begins its ten-episode fifth season Sunday, April 12 (9:00-10:00 p.m.). Based on the popular book series “A Song of Ice and Fire,” by George R.R. Martin, this hit Emmy®-winning fantasy series chronicles an epic struggle for power in a vast and violent kingdom. Members of the ensemble cast for the fourth season included Emmy® and Golden Globe winner Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Kit Harington, Natalie Dormer, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner.
The executive producers are David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger, and Bernadette Caulfield. The co-executive producers are Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis, and George R.R. Martin.