Mark your A Song if Ice and Fire calendars: HBO is launching the 5th season of it’s biggest show ever in April of 2015. That’s April 12th for those counting the days. Here’s the official word:
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. 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. Executive producers, David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger, Bernadette Caulfield; co-executive producers, Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis, George R.R. Martin.
Are you ready for more drama, death, sex and… more sex? We promise you all of the above. We’re most likely getting a trailer this weekend with the premieres of Girls, Looking and Togetherness so strap on your breastplates for that one as well. Can’t even wait 2 days? Here’s the teaser we have so far. You’ll also get Veep and Silicon Valley along with it, as always if you need some comforting after your favorite dwar… I mean people die.
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