Episode 9 of Game of Thrones Season 6, Battle of the Bastards, aired on HBO on June 19, 2016, became the highest-rated episode of a television series on IMDB. In compiling this rating, the opinion of at least a thousand registered users was taken into account. The score for the episode, directed by Miguel Sapochnik, is 10 points at the time of this writing. Ten points in 2013 went to the 14th episode of the fifth season of Breaking Bad, Ozymandias, directed by Ryan Johnson. The ten highest-rated episodes of the television series include two more episodes of "Game of Thrones" - "Reyna from Castamere" (9.9) by David Nutter and "Severe House" (9.9) by Miguel Sapochnik.
Recall that in many countries of the world, including USA, fans of the fantasy saga will be able to watch the tenth episode of the sixth season of "Game of Thrones" "Winds of Winter" in theaters. More detailed information can be found by following the link. "Winds of Winter" is currently the longest episode in the history of the series with a timing of 69 minutes.
According to officially unconfirmed reports, the fees of five leading actors, including Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington, Lena Hedy, Emilia Clarke and Nikolai Coster-Waldau, in the new seasons they will amount to half a million dollars per episode.
The Topic of Article: Battle of the Bastards became the highest-rated episode of the series on IMDB.