Los Angeles, April 22 :  HBO has officially renewed the hit fantasy drama series “Game of Thrones” for a seventh season, ahead of the premiere of its sixth season. The renewal announcement does not reveal the number of episodes for season 7, reports aceshowbiz.com. (Read: ‘Game of Thrones’ actors kiss and make up on TV show)Also Read - Squid Game Crushes Game of Thrones' Content on YouTube With 17 Billion Views

Recently, it was reported that showrunners David Benioff and D. B. Weiss were considering shorter two final seasons for the TV series, which is an adaptation of “A Song of Ice and Fire”, George R. R. Martin’s series of fantasy novels.  The season six of “Game of Thrones” will air in India on Star World Premiere HD on April 26. Also Read - Kit Harrington Feels 'A Bit of Pain' With Game of Thrones Prequel - House Of The Dragons, Here's Why

HBO has also renewed “Veep” and “Silicon Valley”, ahead of their fifth and third season premiere respectively on Sunday.  The renewals bring “Veep” into its sixth season and “Silicon Valley” into its fourth season. Also Read - House Of The Dragon Teaser Out: Game of Thrones Spin-Off Is All About Fire, Dragons, Blood