News

Game of Thrones Season Five Directors Announced

Source:   EW
July 15, 2014




Expected to premiere its fifth season in April of 2015, HBO has today revealed to EW the five directors that will helm all ten episodes. This time around, HBO is setting some new talent loose in Westeros. Michael Slovis ("Breaking Bad") will direct episodes one and two, Mark Mylod ("Shameless") will take on three and four, Jeremy Podeswa ("Boardwalk Empire") will helm five and six, Miguel Sapochnik ("Fringe") will handle seven and eight while David Nutter, the only name on the list to have previously directed "Thrones" episode, will round out the season with episodes nine and ten.

"Game of Thrones" will be hosting a panel on the fifth season as part of the series' Comic-Con festivities. Check back next Friday, July 25 for full coverage from the Hall H panel!

Based on the popular book series "A Song of Ice and Fire," by George R.R. Martin, the hit Emmy-winning fantasy series chronicles an epic struggle for power in a vast and violent fantasy kingdom. Members of the ensemble cast include Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Kit Harington, Natalie Dormer, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner. The executive producers are David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger and Bernadette Caulfield, and co-executive producers are Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis and George R.R. Martin.


| 0 comments | Add a comment

From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus
Latest Headlines:

Female Director Sought for Wonder Woman
Oscar-Worthy: Juliette Binoche on Her Fantastic Year in Roles
Todd McFarlane Reveals Art for New Spawn Animated Project
Nintendo Unveils Over 50 New Features for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
AMC Networks Acquires 49.9% Stake in BBC America
Archie Comics Goes Dark and Weird as Riverdale Script Heads to FOX
The Martian Adds Mackenzie Davis, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Sebastian Stan
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Debuts an International Poster!
Jena Malone's Mystery Batman v Superman Role on This Week's Most Craved
The Full Judge Dredd: Superfiend Trailer is Here
Production Begins on The 5th Wave, Starring Chloe Grace Moretz
House of Lies Welcomes Mary McCormack and Alicia Witt
Christian Bale Confirmed to Play Steve Jobs in Biopic
FOX Unveils Two New Promos for Gotham
The Weinstein Company Teams with Gloria Sanchez on Plus One
FOX Orders Modern-Day Frankenstein Pilot from Rand Ravich
The Teaser Trailer for Insidious Chapter 3 is Here!
Brad Pitt Goes Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis

Follow ComingSoon.net on Twitter
MOST ACTIVE
From our partners