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American actress Naomi watts will star in the upcoming spin-off of the fantasy series “Game of thrones”. This is with reference to the HBO according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Watts became the first artist officially included in the cast of the prequel. Its role is not yet disclosed. According to representatives of HBO, she will play “a charismatic socialite, hiding a dark secret.” Character name watts is also kept secret.
The action of the prequel takes place ten thousand years before the events of “Game of thrones”, and no one character of a fantasy series, it does not appear. As Executive producer of the project was made by Jane Goldman, who is also involved in writing the script together with writer George Martin.
50-year-old Naomi watts is known for such films as “Mulholland Drive”, “Birdman”, “the Painted veil,” “21 grams,” “king Kong”, “call 2”, “Funny games” and the series “Divergent”.
“Game of thrones” aired on HBO since 2011. Shooting the eighth and final part of the series ended in early July. Season premiere is scheduled for spring 2019.
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