List Of Directors Revealed For Game of Thrones Season Five
Posted by Joseph Lee on 07.15.2014
David Nutter will be back...
EW.com reports that HBO has announced the directors that will helm the ten episodes of Game of Thrones season five. Among those who are not included are Alex Graves (four episodes last season) and Neil Marshall, who was nominated for an Emmy for "The Watchers on the Wall". Showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss will also be absent from the director's chair this season. David Nutter is the only returning director. The fifth season is expected to debut in April of next year.
Michael Slovis (Breaking Bad) will direct episode 501 and 502. Mark Mylod (Shameless) will direct 503 and 504. Jeremy Podeswa (Boardwalk Empire) will direct 505 and 506. Miguel Sapochnik (Fringe) will direct 507 and 508. Finally, Nutter will handle the last two episodes of the season.
Game of Thrones is also set for a panel at the San Diego Comic Con in Hall H. It's based on the book series A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin. It stars Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Kit Harington, Natalie Dormer, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner. Executive producers include David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger, Bernadette Caulfield, Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis and George R.R. Martin.