Media Release: Wednesday, March 6, 2019



Game of Thrones Season 8 launches globally on Monday, April 15 at 11.00am AEST
Stream new episodes every Monday on Foxtel or watch on FOX SHOWCASE

HBO today released the highly-anticipated season eight trailer for Game of Thrones, ahead of the finale season’s global premiere which launches in Australia at 11.00am AEST on Monday, April 15, exclusive to Foxtel.

The stunning full-length trailer features many of the show’s key characters, including Jon Snow (Kit Harington), Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke), Cersei Lannister (Lena Heady), Jamie Lannister (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau), Tyrion Lannister (Peter Dinklage) and Sansa Stark (Sophie Turner), staking out their ground for the great battle to come.

On Monday, April 15 at 11.00am AEST, the epic eighth and final season of Game of Thrones will launch globally. Consisting of six episodes, viewers will be able stream new episodes every Monday from 11.00am on Foxtel or watch on FOX SHOWCASE.

For viewers wanting to catch up on the previous seven seasons of Game of Thrones, every episode is currently available to stream through Foxtel On Demand on internet-connected iQ set-top-boxes and on streaming service Foxtel Now.

Viewers can also catch a Game of Thrones marathon of all seven seasons on the BoxSets channel throughout March.

Over the past seven seasons, Game of Thrones has become a cultural phenomenon, attracting record viewers and critical acclaim worldwide. The show also stands as the most Emmy-winning primetime scripted series ever, with a record 47 awards.

The Game of Thrones cast includes Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Kit Harington, Maisie Williams, Alfie Allen, John Bradley, Gwendoline Christie, Liam Cunningham, Nathalie Emmanuel and Isaac Hempstead Wright.