"" could last until a tenth season, if the decision is solely in the hands of HBO. Michael Lombardo, programming president of the cable channel, says he wants more than seven seasons that have been discussed so far.
"Would I love the show to go 10 years as both a fan and a network executive? Absolutely," Lombardo tells . He admits that he hasn't talked about the possibility with showrunners with David Benioff and Dan Weiss, who previously stated that the show might wrap up after "seven or eight" seasons.