"David Benioff and D B Weiss, David Nutter and Miguel Sapochnik will be the directors for the new season", HBO said in a statement.
Big news for GOT fans, the show won't return until 2019 and the fans have to wait for a long time - a complete year!
The final season of the show is currently in production so there will be plenty of time to try to spoil how it all shakes out between now and then. The final season of "Game of Thrones" will feature veterans of the show behind the scenes.
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Last summer, EW was first to report that GoT might skip 2018, after the show's showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss explained they planned to spend a year and a half crafting the show's final episodes in an effort to make the final hours as spectacular and satisfying as possible (the eighth season, now in production, is expected to film until this summer).
Game of Thrones is taking a year off, United States cable network HBO announced on Thursday (4 January), confirming the widely-held understanding that one of history's most popular shows would not wrap until 2019. Of those, 12.1 million watched the episode as it aired, making it the most-watched episode in series history.
This is disappointing news for fans of the hit show who were hoping for a 2018 release date.
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The executive producers of the series are David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger and Bernadette Caulfield.
All the fans of Game of Thrones out there, here's the latest update on your favorite show. Some of its seven episodes were more than an hour long. Most of the seasons aired in Spring, but Season 7 wasn't available until the Summer of 2017.
The final season will also definitely be only six episodes as previously reported.
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