‘Game of Thrones’ star posts emotional farewell of his hit show
Emilia Clarke tribute to the HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’ in an emotional farewell Instagram post. Clarke, who stars as Daenerys Targaryen on the hit show, shared a picture of himself from one of the filming locations for the last season.
LOS ANGELES – The final season of “Game of Thrones” will air in the “first half” of 2019, HBO President of Programming Casey Bloys to see on the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour, on Wednesday.
“I’m not going to talk about what to expect [last season], although it is great,” Bloys said. “I don’t think we’ve announced a date yet so somewhere in ’19… first half.”
Bloys also dished on the first of the five “Thrones” spin-offs that are in the works. He said the network is currently working on a spin-off, and the others are either on hold, or is no longer in the works.
“We are working with a pilot that Jane Goodman wrote. Of the five, we had the luck to get one that we are very excited about it,” he said. “We’re just starting the search for a director [and] casting director.”
“Game of Thrones” first hit the air on HBO in 2011. The series is based on the popular book series of George R. R. Martin. The eighth season is the last.
Goodman’s spin-off is said about Martin’s “Thrones” sequel “age of Heroes.”