*Updated- Spoiler Warning* We’ve included additional comments that discuss the new threat and character deaths in the first two episodes.
Looking back at Season 3, what was something that you and the creative team wanted to improve when developing the fourth season?
Gale Anne Hurd: I think it’s really important to balance the epic action with more intimate character stories. That was really our focus. We have a few characters we introduced last season that didn’t figure as significantly into the stories as we would have liked. It was important that we got to know