The sixth season of the fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones premiered on HBO on April 24, 2016, and concluded on June 26, 2016. It consists of ten episodes, each of approximately 50–60 minutes, largely of original content not found in George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series.
Game of Thrones: Season Six Trailer. Do you like this video? Season 6 of Game of Thrones was formally commissioned by HBO on April 8, 2014, following a substantial increase in audience figures between the third and fourth seasons.
This has been the best ever season of Game of Thrones. It’s telling that the first time HBO deviated from the source material of George RR Martin’s epic books, it created some of the most compelling television ever.
"The Red Woman" is the first episode of the sixth season of Game of Thrones. It is the fifty-first episode of the series overall. It premiered on April 24, 2016. It was written by David Benioff & D.B. Weiss and directed by Jeremy Podeswa.