"Game of Thrones" Prequel gets Filming Date

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The full cast for the prequel had been announced, with the list including Naomi Watts and Naomi Ackie.

Game of Thrones finally returns for its finale season in just two months, and HBO has just released the first official photos of all the major players in action.

Game of Thrones season 8 is still a few weeks away but fans of the most-watched TV show are making all efforts to get their hands on every bit of detail related to it. It is rumoured to be titled The Long Night, though there is no official title yet. The series takes "place thousands of years before the events of Game of Thrones" and "chronicles the world's descent from the golden Age of Heroes into its darkest hour".

Game of Thrones Season 8 premieres Sunday, April 14 on HBO. Let us what you think in the comments!

At the end of last season, Daenerys' (Emilia Clarke) dragons and her vast army were finally on the way to Westeros, where Cersei (Lena Headey) has now become Queen after the death of her children. "Westeros is a very different place" he said.

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Jane Goldman will serve as showrunner for the series after developing the idea along with GoT writer, George R.R. Martin, with Jessica Jones director S.J. Clarkson directing the pilot.

This is especially more likely because all the armies will reportedly be converging at King's Landing.

Directed by Miguel Sapochnik, David Nutter and creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the new season is comprised of only six, longer episodes instead of the traditional eight.

Game Of Thrones season eight returns to United Kingdom screens on April 15.

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