Game of Thrones: Season 7 Directors Line-up
The director’s line-up for Game of Thrones: Season 7 has been released by HBO. Only two of the seven episodes are being directed by a newcomer to the TV series. The other four directors are veterans of the George R.R. Martin-inspired fantasy television epic Along with the list of directors, it has also been revealed which episode each director will be directing.
The Game of Thrones: Season 7 directors and the episodes they are directing:
Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 1 – Jeremy Podeswa
Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 2 – Mark Mylod
Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 3 – Mark Mylod
Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 4 – Matt Shakman
Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 5 – Matt Shakman
Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 6 – Alan Taylor
Game of Thrones: Season 7, Episode 7 – Jeremy Podeswa
Alan Taylor directed key episodes in Season 1 of Game of Thrones: Baelor (Review, Images) and Fire and Blood (Review, Images). The key moments in those episodes, Lord Eddard Stark (Sean Bean) being decapitated by Ice and Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) surviving the fire and awakening her three dragons, helped set Game of Thrones apart from every other TV series. The eye and attention to detail that captured those moments will be crafting the visual style for the penultimate episode of Season 7 of Game of Thrones.
Jeremy Podeswa is also a veteran behind-the-cameras of Game of Thrones. He has directed four episodes of Game of Thrones. Podeswa was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series for his direction on Season 6 of Game of Thrones: Unbent, Unbowed, Unbroken.
Referenced earlier in the article, Matt Shakman is the new director to the Game of Thrones universe.
The new characters that these directors will be directing in Season 7 of Game of Thrones was reported on here.
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