Friday, March 11, 2011

Updated: HBO'S 'Game of Thrones' Poster and Trailer

HBO has released a new poster and trailer for "Game of Thrones," premiering on April 17 and April 18th on Sky Atlantic.

Based on the George R.R. Martin novels, "Game of Thrones" is set in the mythical land of Westeros. The story centers on the noble Stark family who become caught up in high court intrigue when patriarch Eddard (played by Sean Bean) becomes the king's new right-hand man.

The cast includes Sean Bean (Lord of the Rings), Lena Headey (300), Alfie Allen (Atonement), Mark Addy (The Full Monty), Peter Dinklage (Elf); Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Black Hawk Down) and Jerome Flynn (Soldier, Soldier), Aidan Gillen (The Wire); Jack Gleeson (Batman Begins), Stephen Don (Omagh) and Brian Fortune (The Bee Keeper’s Son), Michelle Fairley (Best: His Mother’s Son), Conleth Hill (Perrier’s Bounty), Ian McElhinney (Triage) and Derek Halligan (Fifty Dead Men Walking).

Update: New set of posters