The actors of “Game of thrones” will significantly raise the fees for shooting in the seventh and eighth seasons
Stars of the famous TV series “Game of thrones” is waiting for a significant increase in fees for the work in the seventh and eighth seasons, according to The Hollywood Reporter , citing its own sources.
According to the publication, each of the key actors of the series will earn over 500 thousand dollars for one episode. In particular, it will increase the fees of Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister), kit Harington (Jon snow), Lena heady (Cersei Lannister), Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen) and Nikolai Coster-Waldau (Jaime Lannister). Contracts other stars, including Sophie Turner (Sansa stark) and Maisie Williams (Arya stark), has not yet been signed.
However, according to the article, the increase in fees does not guarantee that the characters the actors will survive to the end of the series.
In the first years of the filming of the series main actors of “Game of thrones” has received about 100 to 150 thousand dollars per episode. In 2013, the fees of the stars increased to 300 thousand dollars.
Screening of the sixth season of the series will conclude June 26 with the screening of the episode “winter Wind”, which will be the longest in the project. The finals also will show in several Moscow cinemas.