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Brace Yourselves, The Final Season Of "Game Of Thrones" Goes Into Production On Sunday


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Cunningham told AM to DM host Saeed Jones on Friday that even though he hasn't seen any of the scripts yet, he's flying out to Belfast to join the rest of the actors for the table read.


Season 8 is supposed to include six episodes that run longer than episodes from past seasons.


They'll be reading through the first three episodes on Sunday, Oct. 8, the remaining three episodes on Monday, Oct. 9, they'll spend the next week rehearsing, and then they will finally begin filming the following week.

You can watch AM to DM's full interview with Liam Cunningham here.

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