TV Schedule. Sign In. Game of Thrones — S4, Ep1. Error: please try again. Tyrion welcomes a guest to King's Landing. At Castle Black, Jon stands trial.
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It was broadcast on Sunday at pm in the United States, consisting of 10 episodes, each running approximately 50—60 minutes. HBO ordered the fourth season on April 2, , which began filming in July The season was filmed primarily in Ireland, Northern Ireland and Croatia. The story takes place in a fictional world , primarily upon a continent called Westeros , with one storyline occurring on another continent to the east, Essos. King Joffrey is killed by poison at his wedding, and his uncle Tyrion is blamed; young Tommen Baratheon is crowned king. Meanwhile, Sansa Stark escapes King's Landing. At the Wall, Jon Snow and the Night's Watch, badly outnumbered, begin a grim battle against , Wildlings, but Stannis's army sweeps in to demand the Wildlings' surrender.
Season 4 of Game of Thrones was formally commissioned by HBO on April 2, , following a substantial increase in audience figures between the second and third seasons. It consists of ten episodes and began filming on July 8, David Benioff and D. Weiss returned as showrunners, having signed a new two-year contract with HBO prior to the commissioning of the third season. Martin , but a significant amount of material was also added from the fourth and fifth books, A Feast for Crows and A Dance with Dragons , which run concurrently but follow different sets of characters. The War of the Five Kings is drawing to a close, but new intrigues and plots are in motion, and the surviving factions must contend with enemies not only outside their ranks, but within. King in the North Robb Stark is dead, betrayed by his own bannermen the Boltons and Freys while he was a guest under the Freys' roof. Robb's mother Catelyn and his wife Talisa , along with most of the Northern leadership were also killed at the massacre now known as the Red Wedding , along with the entire Northern army.
Select Season 4 on the official Game of Thrones guide to find more interviews, videos and images. Spoilers follow. The writer and co-producer discusses Brienne and Jaime's farewell, Olenna's lesson to Margaery, and setting the show up for what. The actor discusses Jaime's deal with his father, his changed relationship with Cersei, and what it's like to wear a golden hand. Ben Hawkey dishes on Hot Pie's new gig, why he needed a wetsuit on set and — of course — the gravy. The actor behind Ser Jorah Mormont talks about his devotion to Daenerys, the benefit of time alone with her, and who he'd want as an ally.