Game Of Thrones to return in 2019, director line-up confirmed
Game Of Thrones will return for its final season in 2019, it has now been confirmed.
The fantasy epic has been on television screens every year since 2011, but producers HBO have now revealed that the show's final six episodes will take a little longer to put together and will arrive in 2019.
David Nutter, Miguel Sapochnik, and series creators David Benioff and D.B Weiss will direct the final six episodes of the series, all of which are expected to be feature-length.
Writers for the new season are David Benioff & D.B. Weiss, Bryan Cogman and Dave Hill.