HBO Max is Going to Direct Game of Thrones-Themed Animated Series
OREANDA-NEWS. Streaming service HBO Max is developing another project for the world of "Game of Thrones", and this time they are talking about an animated series.
While the project is in its early stages, the company is selecting scriptwriters for it. At the same time, it is known that the author of the literary basis of the franchise, George Martin, and the head of the HBO drama projects, Francesca Orsi, are taking part in the work.
At the same time, it is not yet known what events of the world of "Game of Thrones" the series will narrate. The likelihood that the project will not be implemented also remains, writes The Hollywood Reporter magazine.
Recently it became known that HBO is working on two prequels to "Game of Thrones" at once. The works of the same author will form the basis.
The first prequel to the saga "House of the Dragon" about the Targaryen dynasty will be released in 2022.
The second prequel will be based on a series of short stories "The Tale of Dunk and Egg", which tells about the adventures of the knight Duncan the Tall and the young prince Aegon Targaryen. Events unfold 90 years before the start of "Game of Thrones". It is supposed to be a series with hour series. The project is still at the very early stage of development, but for the channel it is one of the priorities.