George R.R. Martin confirms Game of Thrones Targaryen prequel show

CNET | 9/17/2019 | Gael Fashingbauer Cooper
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Get ready for dragons.

You thought the Game of Thrones universe was complicated? Try figuring out the universe of Game of Thrones sequels, prequels, or, as author George R.R. Martin likes to call them, successor shows. Monday in a post on his Not a Blog website, Martin confirmed that his most recent book, the giant Targaryen family history Fire & Blood Vol. 1, has inspired HBO to start work on a new show.

Prequel - Set - Thousands - Years - Writer

"(It's) also a prequel," he writes. "Set thousands of years after (writer Jane Goldman's) show in the history of Westeros."

Martin also revealed that of the original five Game of Thrones successor shows HBO was working on, three remain. Goldman's show is the furthest along. Its title still hasn't been revealed, but Martin has referred to it as "The Long Night," while acknowledging that he's "not supposed to" use that title.

Deadline - Week - Fire - Show - Works

Deadline reported last week that the Fire & Blood-based show was in the works. A representative for HBO said the network...
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