Game Of Thrones premiere date REVEALED as fans await final ever series

The air date for the final ever series of Game Of Thrones has been revealed.

Fans of the smash hit fantasy epic are eagerly awaiting the eighth and final series of the show.

And a new teaser trailer has revealed that the first episode will air in the UK on April 15.

The hotly-anticipated last outing of the series was confirmed by its American broadcaster HBO to air on April 14, and it will be broadcast in the UK at 2am the following day on Sky Atlantic.

The hit adaptation of the novels of George RR Martin will also air on Now TV.

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Game Of Thrones premiere date REVEALED as fans await final ever series

The eighth series will be the last
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The final series will be made up of six episodes.

The elaborate TV juggernaut returns to screens after a near two-year wait since the seventh series, and brings it to an end after dominating screens since it began in 2011.

Game Of Thrones has become a super-brand of its own and has made stars of many of its cast members, including Kit Harington, Emilia Clarke, Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams and Lena Headey.

Game Of Thrones premiere date REVEALED as fans await final ever series

Sophie Turner as Sansa
(Image: HBO)

Game Of Thrones premiere date REVEALED as fans await final ever series

Maisie Williams stars as Arya
(Image: HBO)

They will all reprise their roles for the last outing when the main players fight for survival one last time.

A new trailer for the drama was revealed, showing Harington, Turner and Williams walking down a dark corridor.

Harington’s character Jon Snow is seemingly coming to terms with his true parentage, as a member of the Stark family, alongside Turner and Williams’ characters Sansa and Arya Stark.

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Kit Harington as Jon Snow
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The moody trailer ended with an icy air flowing through the tunnel.

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