TCA: HBO Sets Premiere Dates for ‘Mildred Pierce,’ ‘Game of Thrones’

“Mildred Pierce” to debut March 27; “Game of Thrones” on April 17

Last Updated: August 5, 2011 @ 3:19 PM

HBO announced premiere dates Friday for the hotly-anticipated miniseries "Mildred Pierce" will debut March 27 and series "Game of Thrones."

"Mildred Pierce," a five-part adaptation of James M. Cain's novel, starring Kate Winslet, Evan Rachel Wood and Guy Pierce and directed by Todd Haynes, will debut March 27.

"Game of Thrones," based on George R.R. Martin's bestselling books, will begin April 17.

HBO announced the dates at the Television Critics Association winter press tour Friday.