A new report suggests that HBO has locked up the Game of Thrones cast for a potential seventh season of the show, providing them with big raises in order to do so.

The actors, who had previously signed for six seasons only, just completed an extensive renegotiation of their contracts to include an option for season 7 of the HBO hit show. While this doesn’t mean that a seventh season has been approved yet, the cable network can now rest assured about the availability of their cast whenever they decided to order a new set of episodes.

Game of Thrones has one of TV’s largest ensemble casts, and The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that the show employs a tiered system to compensate its stars. The “A” tier is paid at the highest level, and it includes actors Kit Harington (Jon Snow), Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister), Lena Headey (Cersei Lannister), Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen) and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Jaime Lannister).

The “B” tier is paid on a lower scale but has reportedly secured raises for season 7 options as well. This tier includes actors Natalie Dormer (Margaery Tyrell), Sophie Turner (Sansa Stark) and Maisie Williams (Arya Stark), among others.

Season 4 of Game of Thrones aired this past summer, and the show has already been granted two more seasons. The producers have been very vocal in the past about wanting the show to end after its seventh season, but at this point nothing is set on stone.

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