The Game of Thrones season 7 release date has been a hot topic since the show went on a break. Now, after months of waiting, news about the show's season 7 premiere date has been leaked.
Although HBO has yet to release an official statement regarding the Game of Thrones Season 7 premiere date, actor Liam Cunningham enlightened the fans with a hint. Cunningham plays Davos on the series.
In a recent interview with Ireland's Independent, the actor spilled the beans and discussed the season seven's release schedule. According to Cunningham, the premiere has been delayed several times, but it is for certain it will come back in the summer of 2017.
"I've been various disappointing people around the world because it was meant to come out in April," Cunningham told the Independent. "It's July now, I think."
Game of Thrones Season 7 Premiere has been delayed several times due to the bitter wintry conditions that filmmakers and the actors face while shooting the show. The showrunners insist on shooting during the winter to make the scenes more authentic.
Aside from that, Cunningham also teased about something special happening this year for the show's premiere. Although he didn't elaborate any details, fans are excited to see what this event could be.
Sadly, Game of Thrones seventh season will only be a short one. Only seven episodes in total are scheduled to air this year.
In an interview with Deadline, showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss said "It's to more seasons we're talking about. From pretty close to the beginning, we talked about doing this in 70-75 hours, and that's what we'll end up with. Call it 73 for now." This confirms that there will only be seven episodes for the seventh season.
As for the much-awaited Game of Thrones Season 7 spoilers, the photos from the set reveals a lot. It looks like Jon Snow (Kit Harington) and Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) will finally meet.
Of course, Snow and Daenerys' meeting has been expected by the fans all along. However, in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, producer Emily Dorezas gave the fans a hint on what the two will do.
"I believe that Daenerys and Jon Snow will probably be connected and do something important," she said. "I think of all these storylines and try to outguess where they're going to connect," she continues. Keep checking back on Auto World News for more updates on Game of Thrones Season 7.