Frame: the TV series “Game of thrones”
American writer George Martin, the Creator of the Saga “a Song of ice and fire”, based on which filmed the TV series “Game of thrones”, has revealed details of the upcoming prequel TV show in his blog. He said that the possible name of the new project — “Long night” that, in his words, “speaks volumes”.
Martin said that the action of the prequel takes place ten thousand years before the events of “Game of thrones” and not a single character in a fantasy series it appears. The writer added that HBO is not yet ordered the showrunners for the whole season, by staying only in the pilot episode.
Only HBO had planned to remove the five spin-offs of “Game of thrones”, however, noted Martin, one project decided to postpone indefinitely.
In Martin’s books “a Long night” — a lingering winter that occurred during the age of heroes and marked the first appearance of the white walkers, the antagonist of “Game of thrones”.
On 9 June it became known that HBO has approved the creation of the prequel. As Executive producer of the project by Jane Goldman, who is also the author of the script together with George R. R. Martin. Release date of the series is not yet known.
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