HBO’s “Game of Thrones”, based on the best-selling series “A Song of Ice and Fire” by George R. R. Martin, quickly ballooned into a cult hit after the premiere of its first episode in 2011. Now, two years later, the third season premiered to its highest ratings ever and the game of thrones (see what we did there?) continues to be played.
Season three heralds in a host of new characters, including fan favorites from the book series. Book author and executive producer George R. R. Martin sat down to introduce each new character in the show, confirming who will be making an appearance — and who wont. “We’re casting more than we’re killing”, a quote from one of the show’s producers, sums the video up nicely:
Which character are you most excited to see make an appearance in Game of Thrones season 3?