Game of Thrones series has recently wrapped up their season 6 episodes and it is never too late to look ahead with its upcoming season 7. Details about the upcoming season of Game of Thrones have already surfacing, both from the show runners and from different leaks of information, thus giving the fans with a solid picture of what the upcoming game of thrones episode 6 season 7 of HBO series would look like. The season 6 has just ended with a collection of story threads in some precious places and fans are wondering what is going to happen once the season 7 of Game of Thrones kicks off in the mid of 2017. So, to help you get pretty idea about the upcoming season here are few details compiled up that you may expect in the upcoming season.
Delayed Release of Game of Thrones Season 7
The series of Game of Thrones Season 7 usually premiere in March or April every year, but things will be changed for the upcoming Game of Thrones Season 7 because the release of upcoming series would be delayed for the first time. The co-creators of the series have confirmed that the filming has started lately for season 7 and hence the release of the season will also get delayed accordingly. Thankfully, HBO has confirmed that the upcoming season7 of Game of Thrones Season 7 will be aired in the mid of summer 2017.
Much Shorter Episodes
Breaking the traditions seems to be a trend for the co-creators of Game of Thrones series. Apart from delaying the releasing of the season 7 of Game of Thrones, the co-creators will keep the episodes shorter for the fans. HBO has confirmed that the Game of Thrones Season 7 will run only 7 episodes long which may end up in the usually timeframe of the series which is 12-14 months. Although HBO is looking forward to drag this out as long as possible, but the co-creators have no intention of dragging the episodes further. According to the co-creators the season 7 will run only for 7 episodes and they will wrap up with 6 final installments a year later.
Who’s Coming Back in Game of Thrones Season 7?
Most of the casts for Game of Thrones Season 7 remain the same. The cast comprises of:
- Kit Harington (Jon Snow)
- Emilia Clarke (Daenerys)
- Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister)
- Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Jaime Lannister)
- Lena Headey (Cersei)
All these cast members have signed contract for the season 7. Apart from these cast members, Iain Glen (Jorah Mormont) and Joe Dempsie (Gendry) were also spotted in the sets of got s07e07 in Belfast where the series if filming. Each of the main characters in the season 6 was alive till the end of the season and hence they will also be there in the upcoming season. These actors also have contract option for the latest Season 8, thus leaving the door of opportunity open for untimely character death.