Game of Thrones 509, 49 “The Dance of Dragons” - Daario Naharis (Michiel Huisman), Tyrion Lannister (Peter Dinklage), Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke), Missandei (Nathalie Emmanuel), and Jorah (Iain Glen) ©2015 HBO, photo by Nick Wall

In Game of Thrones 509The Dance of Dragons” Stannis confronts a troubling decision, while Jon returns to The Wall and Arya encounters someone from her past.

Game of Thrones Season 5 Episode 9 first airs on Sunday June 7th 2015 in the 9pm slot on HBO. In the UK it airs on Sky Atlantic on Monday June 8th, 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 509 “The Dance of Dragons” – Gallery

Stars appearing in the photos are Joel Fry, Emilia Clarke, Maisie Williams, Tom Wlaschiha, Kit Harington, John Bradley, Kit Harington, Liam Cunningham and Kerry Ingram. Click on an image for a larger view. Use arrow keys to scroll through the gallery.

Game of Thrones 509 “The Dance of Dragons” – Lowdown


Stannis (Stephen Dillane) confronts a troubling decision. Jon (Kit Harington) returns to The Wall. Mace (Roger Ashton-Griffiths) visits the Iron Bank.

Arya (Maisie Williams) encounters someone from her past. Dany (Emilia Clarke) reluctantly oversees a traditional celebration of athleticism.

Episode 49 “The Dance of Dragons” is directed by David Nutter 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.


UPDATED: June 4th 2015 with initial image gallery
UPDATED: June 8th 2015 with additional images

Colin Davies

The editor of Film Review Online