In the April edition of the magazine, executive producers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss talk with Vanity Fair about the future of Game of Thrones, how many seasons they think the show will run and their collaboration with author George R.R. Martin.
In the new article, Weiss confirms that the show will likely last seven or eight seasons, as many have estimated. Neither Weiss, nor his writing partner Benioff have any desire to stretch the series out unnecessarily long. Benioff comments, “If you look at the shows that we love, it’s so rare for a series to go beyond that length and maintain..[…]