621x74.gif

China Daily

Focus> Life & Art> Content
Monday, January 14, 2019, 15:54
'Game of Thrones' final season to debut on April 14
By Associated Press
Monday, January 14, 2019, 15:54 By Associated Press

In this Jan 29, 2017, photo, Sophie Turner arrives at the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall in Los Angeles. (PHOTO / JORDAN STRAUSS / INVISION / AP)

NEW YORK — Game of Thrones fans, get ready.

The fantasy series based on the George RR Martin novels has been one of HBO's most successful shows

HBO announced Sunday night that the eighth and final season will begin on April 14. In a one minute and 44 second teaser released Sunday, Arya Stark (Maisie Williams), Sansa Stark (Sophie Turner) and Jon Snow (Kit Harington) are seen in the crypts of Winterfell.

Fans have eagerly awaited the six-episode finale of the show since Season 7 of the popular HBO show ended in August 2017.

ALSO READ: HBO gives go-ahead to 'Game of Thrones' prequel

The fantasy series based on the George RR Martin novels has been one of HBO's most successful shows.

HBO isn't getting out of the Game of Thrones business. A prequel created by Martin and writer-producer Jane Goldman is underway, with Naomi Watts set to star, and other spinoffs are possible.

Share this story

CHINA DAILY
HONG KONG NEWS
OPEN
Please click in the upper right corner to open it in your browser !