Game of Thrones Renewed for Third Season
Apr 10, 2012 01:31 PM EST
"Game of Thrones", HBO's hit drama, has been renewed for a third season. The news comes as no surprise, given the record setting rating of the season 2 premiere.
HBO Programming president Michael Lombardo said, "Series creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss raised our expectations for the second season - and then surpassed them". The premier drew 3.9 million viewers with more than 8.3 million having tuned in since then.