HBO have released the first preview of Game of Thrones Season three. The 2 minute "In Production" piece features interviews with the creators and cast. There’s lots of talk about the stunning locations used in the latest series, catch a glimpse of Northern Ireland’s Cairn Castle, Shane’s Castle, Clandeboye and the Boho Caves in Fermanagh. Take a look at some new Season 3 characters including Mance Rayder played by Northern Ireland actor Ciarán Hinds.
Based on the bestselling fantasy book series by George R.R. Martin, Game of Thrones is an epic drama set in the world of Westeros, where ambitious men and women of both honor and ill-repute live in a land whose summers and winters can last years. Season 3 premieres on HBO in USA on 31st March 2013.
Game of Thrones has received funding from the Northern Ireland Screen fund supported by Invest NI and part funded by the European Regional Development Fund. The series filmed in the Paint Hall film studio and the new sound stages in Belfast, the Linen Mill Film Studios in Banbridge, as well as various locations in Northern Ireland.