The first three episode titles from “Game of Thrones” Season 7 have been announced, and they’ve got us even more excited about the show’s July 16 return to HBO. The season premiere is titled “Dragonstone,” the second episode is called “Stormborn” and the third hour is named “The Queen’s Justice.” Scroll down to see even more “Game of Thrones” Season 7 spoilers about these three episodes, including HBO’s official plot descriptions.
Episode #61: “Dragonstone” (July 16) — Jon (Kit Harington) organizes the defense of the North. Cersei (Lena Headey) tries to even the odds. Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) comes home. Written for television by David Benioff & D. B. Weiss; directed by Jeremy Podeswa.
Episode #62: “Stormborn” (July 23) — Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) receives an unexpected visitor. Jon (Kit Harington) faces a revolt. Tyrion (Peter Dinklage) plans the conquest of Westeros. Written for television by Bryan Cogman; directed by Mark Mylod.
Episode #63: “The Queen’s Justice” (July 30) — Daenerys (Emilia Clarke) holds court. Cersei (Lena Headey) returns a gift. Jaime (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) learns from his mistakes. Written for television by David Benioff & D. B. Weiss; directed by Mark Mylod.
Four key new cast members joining “Game of Thrones” Season 7 are Jim Broadbent, Tom Hopper, Megan Parkinson and Ed Sheeran, though it’s unclear how many of this year’s seven episodes they will each appear in.
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