Following the dramatic and spectacular series seven finale, fans of the show have been desperate to find out when they can watch the last run.
And now, Sophie, who stars as Sansa Stark has dashed viewers' hopes as she confirmed it would not air in 2018.
When asked by Variety if she was excited about season eight premiering next year, she corrected them, noting: "Game of Thrones comes out in 2019.
"We started in October, so we're maybe like a tenth of the way through. We've got six or seven months left."Related articles
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Filming is expected to finish at the start of Summer 2018 with the post-production team hoping to have the final edit by early