Game of Thrones Prequel Series Announced
It has been revealed that a prequel series to Game of Thrones has been greenlit. The show will be created by Jane Goldman (Kick-Ass, Kingsman: The Secret Service) and George R.R. Martin and will debut at least a year after the final season.
The Show will be set thousands of years before the events of the smash hit TV series and will chronicle the world’s decent from the golden Age of Heroes into its darkest hour.
HBO has gave the following information:
“Only one thing is for sure: from the horrifying secrets of Westeros’ 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 Pilot will be based on a story from Goldman and Martin, with Martin also acting as a showrunner for the series. Vince Gerardis, current Game of Thrones producer, will also return as an executive producer for this prequel series.
With Game of Thrones set to end after the next season fans of the global phenomenon will surely wait with baited breath for more information on this prequel series as well as any other potential spin offs that may happen.