In 5-4-3 … let it go. Let us cry as much as we can and it is possible!
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The American channel HBO, which counts among its programming the very popular show Game of Thrones for seven seasons, soon eight, confirmed Friday to have ordered a pilot for one of the five prequels that the author of the saga, George RR Martin, has written.
The network unveiled in a statement that the selected prequel would take place “thousands of years before the events of Game of Thrones”.
“The series will tell the fall of the world, from the Age of Heroes to its darkest hours. And one thing is certain: frightful secrets of the history of Westeros, of the true origin of the White Walkers and the mysteries of the East to the legendary Starks … this is not the story we thought we knew. ” revealed HBO, letting the mystery and excitement hover at their highest level.
What make us tremble plot for centuries, since the distribution of this pilot would be expected for the year 2020, at least!
According to the American TVLine, we learned last January that if a prequel had to see the light, it would be only one year after the broadcast of the last season, scheduled for 2019. The President of HBO had said that the team and they wanted to make the eighth season of Game of Thrones a special event, and they did not want to take advantage of this end to launch another project in simultaneity.
The series derived from the most popular show in the history of the channel has also yet no official name … Do you have any suggestions?
Nevertheless, it is already known that it will be George R. R. Martin who will write the script of the dark history of Westeros, in collaboration with Jane Goldman, having recently worked on the films Kingsman and X-Men: The beginning.
Pssst! The eighth season of Game of Thrones is still shooting the last scenes of the series in Northern Ireland … We can not be more!