HBO PRESENTS A SPECIAL BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK AT THE FIFTH SEASON OF ‘GAME OF THRONES’

HBO will air the 30-minute special Game of Thrones: A Day in the Life on Sunday, February 8th at 20:30 hrs* in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States. The featurette offers viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the highly-anticipated fifth season of the Golden Globe® and Emmy® winning original series Game of Thrones, which premieres on April 12th.

This announcement follows the launch of the official trailer and exclusive photos from the upcoming season on its Facebook page last Friday. Indira Varma as Ellaria Sand and Deobia Opaeri as Areo Hotah – Image: Macall B. Polay/HBO

This announcement follows the launch of the official trailer and exclusive photos from the upcoming season on its Facebook page last Friday. Indira Varma as Ellaria Sand and Deobia Opaeri as Areo Hotah – Image: Macall B. Polay/HBO

Some of the most captivating elements of the fantasy series are the picturesque landscapes and backdrops that help create the fictional realm of Westeros. The special feature spends one day touring the various sets from season five, located in Croatia, Spain and Ireland, that give life to King’s Landing, Winterfell, Pyke and Harrenhall, among others.

 ‘Game of Thrones: A Day in the Life’ airs on February 8th in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States; Daniel Portman as Podrick Payne and Gwendoline Christie as Brienne of Tarth – photo Helen Sloan /HBO

Game of Thrones: A Day in the Life’ airs on February 8th in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States; Daniel Portman as Podrick Payne and Gwendoline Christie as Brienne of Tarth – photo Helen Sloan /HBO

Through footage of cast members preparing to shoot scenes, to interviews with the show’s massive crew who oversee from sets and costumes to hair and makeup.

Game of Thrones: A Day in the Life gives viewers the chance to witness the detailed complexities involved in filming one of the most successful series of all time. Dean-Charles Chapman as Tommen Baratheon and Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister – photo Macall B. Polay/HBO

Game of Thrones: A Day in the Life gives viewers the chance to witness the detailed complexities involved in filming one of the most successful series of all time. Dean-Charles Chapman as Tommen Baratheon and Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister – photo Macall B. Polay/HBO

Game of Thrones is executive produced by David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Carolyn Strauss, Frank Doelger and Bernadette Caulfied; with co-executive producers Guymon Casady, Vince Gerardis and George R.R. Martin.

*Atlantic Standard Time. For local transmission times call (246) 620-FLOW/3569 or visit www.hbomax.tv.

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