‘Game of Thrones’ to return in April

WASHINGTON — Winter is officially coming — in the spring.

“Game of Thrones” fans have been anxiously waiting for the hit fantasy series to return since Season 7 wrapped in the summer of 2017, which feels like an eternity ago.

On Tuesday, we finally learned the Season 8 release date thanks to an official tweet by HBO.

The end of the Twitter teaser video includes the words: April 2019.

Watch the video for yourself and get excited #ForTheThrone:

Jason Fraley

Hailed by The Washington Post for “his savantlike ability to name every Best Picture winner in history," Jason Fraley began at WTOP as Morning Drive Writer in 2008, film critic in 2011 and Entertainment Editor in 2014, providing daily arts coverage on-air and online.

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