HBO has confirmed that Game of Thrones season 8 won't air until 2019, but there's good reason for why the final episodes are taking longer to film.
Sarah Moran has been a Screen Rant contributor since 2014. She primarily writes reviews and features in addition to covering the ongoing development of current movies and television shows. Sarah is a graduate of The Ohio State University where she earned her B.A. in Film Studies in 2009. Her most recent assignments for Screen Rant include (but are not limited to): The Flash, Star Wars Rebels, The Walking Dead, and Game of Thrones.
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