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HBO unveils who will direct Game Of Thrones' sixth season
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HBO unveils who will direct Game Of Thrones' sixth season

HBO has unveiled the list of directors for the sixth season of Game Of Thrones. 

The hugely successful fantasy series will be back for a sixth run in the spring of next year, with production due to begin next month. Five directors will direct this series of the show, each taking charge of two episodes each, reports Entertainment Weekly. 

First up is Jeremy Podeswa, who has directed on both Boardwalk Empire and Tudors in the past and he was also behind the camera on two episodes of Game Of Thrones' most recent series, he'll take charge of the first two episodes. 

Second is Daniel Sackham, who is making his debut with the show. He has previously worked on The X-Files and House and will direct episodes three and four. After that comes Jack Bender, who is best known for directing a whopping 38 episodes of Lost, he'll be behind the camera on episodes five and six.

Fourth up is Mark Mylod, who returns for two more episodes after directing both 'High Sparrow' and 'Sons Of The Harpy' in this series, and finally, Miguel Sapochnik, who is given the final two epsiodes. Sapochnik directed the epic 'Hardhome' episode of season five and this time has the task of helming the finale. 

Game Of Thrones' fifth season will be released next year. To check out each of the previous four seasons on DVD in our online store, click here. 

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