Game of Thrones 508 - Kit Harington and Kristofer Hivju
Game of Thrones 508, 48 “Hardhome” - Jon Snow (Kit Harington) and Tormund Giantsbane (Kristofer Hivju) ©2015 HBO, photo by Helen Sloan

In Game of Thrones 508Hardhome” Arya makes progress in her training, Sansa confronts an old friend and Jon travels.

Game of Thrones Season 5 Episode 8 first airs on Sunday May 31st 2015 in the 9pm slot on HBO. In the UK it airs on Sky Atlantic on Monday June 1st, also at 9pm, just 19 hours later. This season of has the usual ten episodes.

The fifth season regular cast includes Peter Dinklage, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Aidan Gillen, Kit Harington, Diana Rigg, Natalie Dormer, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner.

New cast members include: Jonathan Pryce (the High Sparrow), Alexander Siddig (Doran Martell), DeObia Oparei (Areo Hotah), Keisha Castle-Hughes (Obara Sand), Rosabell Laurenti Sellers (Tyene Sand), Jessica Henwick (Nym Sand), Nell Tiger Free (Myrcella Baratheon) and Toby Sebastian (Trystane Martell).

Game of Thrones 508 “Hardhome” – Gallery

Stars in the image gallery are Peter Dinklage, Nathalie Emmanuel, Emilia Clarke, Kristofer Hivju, Kit Harington, Ben Crompton and Birgitte Hjort Sorenson. Click on an image for a larger view. Use arrow keys to scroll through the gallery.

Game of Thrones 508 “Hardhome” – Lowdown


Arya makes progress in her training. Sansa confronts an old friend. Cersei (Lena Headey) struggles. Jon travels.

“Hardhome” is directed by Miguel Sapochnik with a script by David Benioff & DB Weiss.

Game of Thrones is based on the popular book series A Song of Ice and Fire by George
RR Martin. The Emmy-winning fantasy television series chronicles an epic struggle for power in a vast and violent kingdom.


Colin Davies

The editor of Film Review Online