Season 5 of Game of Thrones, which will consist of 10 episodes, will debut Sunday, April 12 at 9 PM.
The premiere of Silicon Valley and Veep will be on the same night. Silicon Valley premieres at 10 PM, followed by Veep at 10:30 PM. Both shows will have 10-episode seasons.
It was recently reported that the trailer for Season 5 of Game of Thrones and the last two episodes of Season 4 will debut in IMAX theaters starting January 23. It would be the very first TV series to be showcased in IMAX. Go to www.imax.com to get screening information, updates, and tickets.
IMAX CEO Richard L. Gelfond said: “IMAX always seeks innovative ways to provide moviegoers a unique and differentiated experience and [this] partnership with HBO and Game of Thrones achieves just that. This deal also furthers our efforts to offer exhibitors the opportunity to participate in alternative forms of content in a new and exciting way. As part of our broader strategy, we will continue to look for one-of-a-kind ways to provide consumers with special IMAX experiences.”
HBO’s other shows, Girls, Looking, and the brand new Togetherness (starring Mark Duplass, Melanie Lynskey, and Amanda Peet), will all premiere this Sunday, January 11.