The eighth and last season of Game Of Thrones is about to air subsequent 12 months, however HBO won’t be completed with Westeros simply but.
The community introduced Friday that they’ve ordered a pilot for a prequel set hundreds of years earlier than the occasions of George R. R. Martin’s Song of Ice and Fire ebook collection that varieties the idea of the TV present.
“Taking place hundreds of years earlier than the occasions of Game of Thrones, the collection chronicles the world’s descent from the golden Age of Heroes into its darkest hour,” reads HBO’s description of the at the moment untitled mission. “And only one thing is for sure: from the horrifying secrets of Westeros’s history to the true origin of the white walkers, the mysteries of the East to the Starks of legend… it’s not the story we think we know.”
The mission is being created by Martin and Jane Goldman, a British screenwriter and producer who can even function showrunner. The pair wrote the story for the pilot collectively, with Goldman penning the teleplay.
There have been several potential Game of Thrones prequel series within the works at HBO, however that is the primary mission to obtain a pilot order from the community.
HBO programming president Casey Bloys has beforehand informed the Hollywood Reporter that any potential spin-off would not air till a minimum of 2020.
“If we do a pilot and series, nothing is going to air on HBO until at least a year after the final season,” he said.