It’s done. It’s over. The Game of Thrones Season 8 filming has officially wrapped! While much of the cast had already finished, Maisie Williams posted on Instagram that she was officially done with the role of Arya.
Game of Thrones Season 8 won’t premiere on HBO until 2019, so we still have quite a wait, although Sophie Turner recently hinted at what we can expect.
Directors for the new season include creators David Benioff & D.B. Weiss, plus David Nutter and Miguel Sapochnik. Writers for the final season are David Benioff & D.B. Weiss, Bryan Cogman and Dave Hill.
Returning series regulars will include Emmy and Golden Globe winner Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister), Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Jaime Lannister), Kit Harington (Jon Snow), Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister), Sophie Turner(Sansa Stark) and Maisie Williams (Arya Stark), Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy), John Bradley (Samwell Tarly), Gwendoline Christie (Brienne of Tarth), Liam Cunningham (Davos Seaworth), Iain Glen (Jorah Mormont), Isaac Hempstead Wright (Bran Stark), Rory McCann (Sandor “The Hound” Clegane) and Richard Dormer (Beric Dondarrion).
The executive producers of Game of Thrones are David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger and Bernadette Caulfield; co-executive producers are Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis, George R.R. Martin and Bryan Cogman; and producers are Chris Newman, Greg Spence and Lisa McAtackney.
HBO has also officially ordered a Game of Thrones prequel that was created by Jane Goldman and author George R.R. Martin. It is not expected to premiere until at least a year after the finale of the current show.