When Is 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 Premiering?

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The company seems to be pulling out all the stops for its final season, recruiting both David Nutter and Miguel Sapochnik to direct episodes, along with showrunners David Benioff and DB Weiss.

At last, HBO has confirmed the long-speculated news that its flagship hit series Game of Thrones is taking a year off. GOT star Sophie Turner previously told Variety that the production work of Season 8 of the series started in October and it is all set to air into the middle of this year.

This image released by HBO shows a scene from "Game of Thrones".

In the other news, GOT fans who are disappointed with the delayed release of the show, here's something to cheer up.

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The wait will be long and full of terrors.

The delay is suspected to give Game of Thrones creator George R.R. Martin a window to release his long-awaited novel The Winds of Winter from his Fire and Blood series. It will also only be six episodes long, though the episodes will be longer than average. Also, with season 7 contending for Emmy awards in 2018 due to its summer launch a year ago, HBO can focus its GoT promotional efforts on its Emmy campaign rather than launching a new season. They will collaborate on the six-episode, eighth and last season. Only the GOT fans know that it is not only a fantasy drama television series.

The executive producers of the series are David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger and Bernadette Caulfield. The Season 7 is co-executive produce by George R.R. Martin, Vince Gerardis, Guymon Casady, and Cogman.

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