Big “Game of Thrones” news came out of HBO’s TCA 2014 winter press tour presentation. The cable network revealed that Season 4 of the fantasy series will premiere April 6 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
Meanwhile, the first official trailer of “Game of Thrones” will premiere Sunday (Jan. 12) on HBO prior to the premiere of “True Detective” at 9 p.m. ET/PT. A very, very short first look was already released.
Season 3 of “Veep” will follow “Game of Thrones” on April 6 at 10 p.m. New comedy “Silicon Valley” will make its debut at 10:30 that night.
Meanwhile, “Vice” will premiere on March 14 at 11 p.m. PT/ET, “with no Dennis Rodman,” HBO executive Michael Ellenberg joked at TCA.
Other HBO TCA announcements:
– The network is debuting the Sky Living comedy series “Doll & Em,” which stars Emily Mortimer and Dolly Wells. The six-part, improvised miniseries will air on Sky Living on February in the U.K. and debut March 19 at 10 p.m. on HBO in the United States.
– A new John Leguizamo comedy special, called “Ghetto Klown,” will debut on March 22 at 10 p.m. The Frances McDormand–Richard Jenkins miniseries “Olive Kitteridge,” which recently completed filming, will premiere on HBO later in the year.
– “The Normal Heart,” director Ryan Murphy‘s adaptation of Larry Kramer’s play about the early years of the AIDS epidemic, is set to premiere in May.