A second Recreation of Thrones prequel is near receiving an order for a pilot episode, in keeping with nameless sources talking with The Hollywood Reporter. The prequel would happen 300 years previous to the long-running high-fantasy collection and give attention to Home Targaryen, lifting from Hearth & Blood, which dives into the historical past of the Targaryen dynasty. Deadline additional studies that the prequel would come from writer George R.R. Martin and Colony co-creator/exec producer Ryan Condal.
Information of HBO additional exploring the world of Westeros doesn’t come as a shock. Martin wrote on his weblog in May that the community was actively pursuing at the least three spin-offs.
“We’ve had 5 totally different Recreation of Thrones successor exhibits in improvement at HBO, and three of them are nonetheless transferring ahead properly,” he wrote. In the identical weblog put up, Martin hinted that followers ought to decide up their copies of Hearth & Blood.
The primary of those is a prequel that has been public information for a while. Written by Jane Goldman (Kingsmen), the collection is not going to embody the abilities of showrunners D.B. Weiss and David Benioff. The pair has since signed on with Disney for a collection of Star Wars movies. The collection is anticipated to happen 1000’s of years earlier than the unique collection, throughout a interval referred to as the Age of Heroes. The forged will embody Naomi Watts (Twin Peaks, King King), Miranda Richardson (Harry Potter), as a part of the lineup. Current additions embody Marquis Rodriguez (Manifest), John Simm (Strangers), Richard McCabe (Philip K. Dick’s Electrical Goals), John Heffernan (Dracula), and Dixie Egerickx (Summerland).
As for the Hearth & Blood adaptation, there isn’t a additional manufacturing information.