Don't have HBO and thought that meant you had to illegally download skip the "Game of Thrones" Season 6 premiere? Nonsense! HBO and Cinemax just announced a Free Preview Weekend from Friday, April 22 to Monday, April 25. That means you'll get to see (if you want to, anyway) the new premieres for "Game of Thrones," "Silicon Valley," and "Veep," plus the pay-TV premiere of "Jurassic World." Oh, and Beyoncé. Her Saturday night special event. You can watch and see how Twitter reacts.

Here's a little video teasing the weekend:

And here's the schedule, straight from HBO:

Saturday, April 23
6:55PM/ET Pay-TV premiere of JURASSIC WORLD
9:00PM/ET World Premiere of Beyoncé's HBO event LEMONADE
10:00PM/ET World Championship Boxing: GOLOVKIN VS. WADE/GONZALEZ VS. ARROYO

Sunday, April 24
9:00PM/ET Premiere of the first episode of Season 6, GAME OF THRONES 51: The Red Woman
10:00PM/ET Premiere of the first episode of Season 3, SILICON VALLEY 19: Founder Friendly
10:30PM/ET Premiere of the first episode of Season 4, VEEP 39: Morning After
11:00PM/ET New Season 3 episode of LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER 69

Preview audiences can also catch a replay of HBO Films' CONFIRMATION starring Kerry Washington, Wendell Pierce and Greg Kenner which tells the story of the explosive Clarence Thomas Supreme Court nomination hearings—Sunday, April 24 at 12:00PM/ET. Audiences will also be able to catch up on Cinemax programming during the free preview weekend including blockbuster movies and original programs like BANSHEE.


Yas, Hodor! Of course, once you watch the first episode you're going to want to see what happens after that, which is the whole point.

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