After the Thrones is a weekly show that takes a lively, humorous and sophisticated look at the hit HBO series Game of Thrones. The first show to spring from HBO's partnership with Bill Simmons, After the Thrones is hosted by Andy Greenwald and Chris Ryan from The Ringer, Simmons' content site.
Each weekly edition of After the Thrones is available on Mondays on HBO NOW, HBO GO and HBO On Demand, as well as other affiliate portals. Playdates on the main HBO channel will be announced as they are confirmed.
Each week, After the Thrones recaps the latest episode, explaining the who, what, when and where, exploring the complicated politics and history of Thrones, and offering absurd and not-so-absurd theories about future episodes.
Greenwald and Ryan previously hosted Grantland's "Watch the Thrones" podcast, and currently host The Watch on Channel 33's podcast feed for The Ringer. Greenwald has established himself as one of America's premier television critics, and is currently working on the book "How To Watch TV" (Ecco Press). Ryan is the executive editor of The Ringer. The Watch was hailed as one of the best pop-culture podcasts on the Internet by Vulture and Entertainment Weekly.
The executive producers of After the Thrones are Bill Simmons and BSMG President Eric Weinberger, with Chris Ryan and Andy Greenwald serving as co-executive producers.