After months of waiting and teasing it is almost time for the debut of the new fantasy epic from HBO, Game Of Thrones and to celebrate this HBO have released a new full length trailer and a behind the s.
This new trailer features more key character based footage and focuses on the characters of King Robert Baratheon, Eddard “Ned” Stark, Jon Snow and Daenerys. The series is based on the best selling A Song of Fire and Ice novels by author George R. R. Martin, the story of which charts the struggles for control of the Iron Throne of Westeros. The pilot itself has been described by author Martin as being faithful to the source material and so fans of the novel can breathe a sigh of relief for now. The series also boasts a fantastic cast that includes Sean Bean (Lord Of The Rings), Mark Addy (The Full Monty, Robin Hood), Lena Heady (Terminator:TSCC and 300) and Jason Mamoa (Conan and Stargate Atlantis).
The show airs on HBO is the US on April 17th 2011 and is set to air on Sky Atlantic HD a day later on April 18th meaning that fans both sides of the Atlantic will not have to wait for long to see what promises to be one of the most talked about pieces of television of 2011.
For more information and to take part in the interactive online game, The Maesters Path, visit here. To watch the trailer, click play below amd to watch the special behind the scenes look see below also.