As of September 2015, Jeremy Podeswa, Daniel Sackheim, Jack Bender, Mark Mylod and Miguel Sapochnik are scheduled to direct episodes of the sixth seasons of “Game of Thrones.” The sixth season of “Game of Thrones” is expected to air in spring 2016.
“Game of Thrones” is a fantasy drama based on George R. R. Martin’s novel series “A Song of Ice and Fire.” D. B. Weiss and David Benioff created the show for HBO, and the pilot episode aired on April 17, 2011. Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau are some stars of the show.
Podeswa is scheduled to direct the first two episodes of season six. He has previously directed episodes for numerous TV shows, including “Boardwalk Empire,” “Queer as Folk,” “The Tudors” and “Six Feet Under.” He also directed the fifth and sixth episode of season five of “Game of Thrones."