The cast of Game of Thrones just signed for the seventh season of the highly successful television series and it seems that they got huge salaries.
Reports reveal that the stars of Game of Thrones have renegotiated their salaries and they are going to be paid with huge sums of money. The main actors of the show had only signed a contract for the initial six seasons, so they all had to renegotiate their deals. The raise will be received by the talented actors starting with season 5 and 6.
Games of Thrones is one of the most watched shows at the moment. The television series is based on the best-selling books by George RR Martin. The show was renewed in April for two seasons. A seventh season has not been confirmed yet, but without a doubt the huge success of the show will determine producers to launch another season.
The cast of Game of Thrones is surely impressive. It has been revealed that the actors of the television series are actually categorized. The best paid stars are Kit Harington, Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. They play the roles of Jon Snow, Tyrion Lannister, Cersei Lannister, Daenerys Targaryen and Jaime Lannister.
The second best paid actors of Game of Thrones are Natalie Dormer, Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams. They play the roles of Margaery Tyrell, Sansa Stark and Arya Stark.
Game of Thrones actually is the biggest show on HBO at the moment. The fourth season of the popular television series was watched by 18.6 millions of viewers. Actually the season finale managed to draw no less than 7.1 million viewers. The series is not only watched in the United States, but it actually is famous all around the world.
Game of Thrones also received no less than 19 Emmy nominations in various categories, so the success of this series is absolutely undeniable. George RR Martin is still finishing the book series, so the story is still in development. It is yet to see what will happen in the next season of Game of Thrones, for which filming continues. The new season is said to premiere in the spring of 2015.