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Game of Thrones’ last season will only be six episodes long

Round of Thrones’ eighth and last season will be its most brief yet, with just six scenes, showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss affirmed today. Talking at SXSW in Austin, Benioff and Weiss said that they were composing the layout for the show’s last season now, 140 pages that will characterize how the TV adventure of ice and fire will end.

“”We both needed to execute Sansa” Weiss kidded”

Talking about how the written work prepare separates, Weiss and Benioff said that they would part the heap with two different authors. “Dave Hill will compose the season debut, Brian Cogman will compose 802 and afterward we’ll compose the other four,” Benioff said. Those four would be part between the two showrunners, who have been accountable for the HBO hit since its TV origin — a precarious procedure for the last season. Mashable quotes Benioff: “As a rule it took two minutes to separate the parts, this time it was 18 forward and backward messages: ‘I’ll take this scene on the off chance that you take that scene,'” he said. “Since we understood it was the last time we’d be doing this for this show.”

The board was facilitated by Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner, who play Stark sisters Arya and Sansa individually, allowing Benioff to jab a little fun. “We battle about who gets the opportunity to compose which half, who gets the opportunity to slaughter Sansa…” he said. Weiss proceeded with the joke, saying that “We both needed to murder Sansa so awful.” Benioff was likewise ready to affirm that Ed Sheeran — the British vocalist lyricist — will show up in season seven in the wake of being welcomed onto the show as a shock for Williams, who is a fan.

The seventh period of Game of Thrones will likewise be shorter than going before ones, yet at the same time longer than the anticipated eighth, with seven scenes planned. We’ll discover precisely how Weiss and Benioff will set up for their keep going season on July sixteenth, when the penultimate arrangement seven debuts on HBO.