On Sunday, Could 26, the “bonus episode” for Recreation of Thrones Season Eight will air at 9 p.m. Jap. Right here’s what you’ll be able to anticipate to be taught, primarily based on pictures and different particulars launched by HBO.
There’s a bonus episode of kinds taking place on Sunday, Could 26. Nevertheless it’s not basically a seventh episode within the collection. As an alternative, it’s referred to as The Final Watch and it’s a documentary that goes deep behind the scenes into the creation of the Westeros universe.
In keeping with HBO, the documentary will discover the actors’ experiences having lived with the present for years and now saying goodbye. The documentary “delves deep into the mud and blood to disclose the tears and triumphs concerned within the problem of bringing the fantasy world of Westeros to life within the very actual studios, fields, and car-parks of Northern Eire… Rather more than a ‘making of’ documentary, this can be a humorous, heartbreaking story, advised with wit and intimacy, in regards to the bittersweet pleasures of what it means to create a world — after which must say goodbye to it.”
Listed below are some pictures from the episode:
First, director David Nutter is on location in Winterfell reviewing a script.
Right here, we see Chris Newman (government producer) overlooking Dubrovnik in Croatia, a metropolis which was King’s Touchdown till King’s Touchdown was recreated only for Season 8.
Newman and co-executive producer Bernadette Caulfield are pictured under. They’re reviewing paperwork linked to the present.
Del Reid, particular results snow crew supervisor, prepares Winterfell scenes. You may see the spikes within the background exhibiting the ditch that may later be set on hearth.
Vladimir Furdik (pictured under) portrayed the Evening King. He’s additionally a stuntman for the present.
Right here he’s in his full costume.
Beneath, Pamela Synth (crowd make-up supervisor) prepares a soldier for a Season Eight scene.
Naomi Liston, places supervisor, is pictured under.
Beneath is Kevin Alexander, hair designer, laughing with Candice Banks, hair supervisor.
And within the picture under, Banks cries, presumably over the top of the present.
Beneath is Deborah Riley, manufacturing designer. She created lots of the present’s finest units, comparable to rebuilding King’s Touchdown for The Bells (episode 5.)
Pictured under is Patrick Strapazon, David Nutter’s assistant. The cabinet behind him reads “Recreation of Thrones stationary.”
And naturally, we get to see the forged react to the ultimate studying. I’m positive there might be some tearful moments as they learn their final script. Pictured under is Equipment Harington, Joe Dempsie, Rory McCann, and Sophie Turner.
Right here is the trailer:
Within the trailer, Harington appears to be like extra upset than within the picture:
Saying goodbye is troublesome.
Listed below are some extra behind-the-scenes pictures.
As you’ll be able to see, the episode isn’t a model new episode that tells a brand new story. Somewhat, it’s a behind-the-scenes documentary. It would final two hours.