HBO has released a new image, teaser trailer, and behind-the-scenes featurette for their upcoming series Game of Thrones. Created by D.B. Weiss and David Benioff, and based on the fantasy novels by George R. R. Martin, the story is set in the mythical land of Westeros and tells the story of the noble Stark family who become caught up in high court intrigue when patriarch Eddard (played by Sean Bean) becomes the king’s new right-hand man. The series also stars Mark Addy, Lena Headey, Harry Lloyd, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Jennifer Ehle and Peter Dinklage.
Hit the jump to check out the new image, teaser trailer, and behind-the-scenes featurette. Game of Thrones is expected to air in spring 2011.
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