For those who just can not get enough Game of Thrones News, HBO president programming Casey Bloys spilled the tea in the prehistory of the show, which should make fans of GoT & # 39; s female characters very, very happy. According to an interview with Bloys in Deadline, the Prequel Game of Thrones will have powerful female characters who will help fill the Khaleesi-shaped hole in the hearts of fans.
In an interview with Deadline on Wednesday on July 25, Bloys talked about the Game of Thrones prequel pilot, written by Jane Goldman, the kick-ass, X-Men: The Days of the Future and wrote live action Little Mermaid movie Although he could not say much, he reveals that the show does not focus on just one but a few characters. "There are very strong female characters, but it's an ensemble, there are men and women," said Bloody's deadline, adding, "Jane is a very good author, we do not want to limit her to writing female leads many very complicated hints in [the pilot]. "
As these are Game of Thrones related information, Bloys did not disclose how many strong female characters Goldman will write who these characters might be. The Prequel is played 8,000 years before Game of Thrones so none of your favorite characters appear. Not a word yet, which, if any, will appear to the relatives of your favorite characters.
Bloys said, however, that the prequel will not only be Game of Thrones lite, but something very peculiar. "Jane did not respond to [the prequel] to answer anything about Game of Thrones. It was the story that spoke to her," Bloys said, adding, "It's a very different setting, It's going to feel different, but still Game of Thrones. " 1
Variety, the GoT prequel series "describes the descent of the world from the golden age the hero in her darkest hour. And only one thing is certain: from the horrifying secrets of Westero's history to the true origin of white wanderers, the secrets of the East, to the strong of legend … it is not the story that we believe to know.
During a panel event at the Television Critics Association's summer press conference on Wednesday, TVLine said Bloys said, "We're just starting a search for a director … we need to staff him. We hope to shoot sometime in the new year. The prequel will be aired just in the final season of Game of Thrones which will appear in the first half of 2019.
Last month on In his blog, Martin reveals that he's not on the project is as involved as previously reported and that this is Goldman's series, but if he is allowed to enter his two cents, he has a suggestion for the title for GoT Prequel. "My voice would be THE LONG NIGHT, who says it all, but I'd be surprised if we ended up there, "Martin wrote on his blog." More likely, HBO will play the phrase "Game of Thrones" somewhere in between. We'll know sooner or later. "
For the fans who are not yet ready to say goodbye, the prequel offers a little hope that the Game of Thrones they know and love will soon be but it will not be completely forgotten The future is female when it comes to Game of Thrones, even though it plays in the past.