Game of Thrones prequel focused on conquering Aegon I Targaryen which is being talked about on HBO
Another Game of Thrones prequel is in talks at HBO.
sources said diverse On Monday, a new series will focus on Aegon I Targaryen’s conquest of Westeros.
Insiders said HBO is looking for a writer for the show to begin the series’ development process.
Insiders told the outlet that the show could also debut with a feature film, though plans are still unclear at this time.
Insiders said the potential prequel event — which takes place 300 years before the Game of Thrones timeline — will detail how Aegon I and their sister wives Visenya and Rhaenys deployed their forces and three dragons to take over six of the seven kingdoms of Westeros, with the exception of Dorne.
The latest: Another Game of Thrones prequel is in talks at HBO, with sources telling Variety Monday that a new series will focus on the character Aegon I Targaryen’s conquest of Westeros. Sean Penn was seen playing the role of Eddard Stark in the hit HBO series
In the midst of the takeover, Aegon I is crowned Westeros’ first king on the Iron Throne and creator of the Targaryen dynasty.
Talks of another prequel to the popular franchise come amid the network’s efforts to produce more shows based on the source material from George R.R. Martin.
House of the Dragon was first to debut in August of 2022, and was renewed within a week of its premiere. The second season of the show is now in production stages.
So far, the only previous effort for a movie has been the 2019 pilot about Long Night featuring Naomi Watts.
The intellectual property, owned by Warner Bros. Discovery, a fertile source of new projects amid the series’ continued popularity.
The highly anticipated move comes as legacy media companies continue to strive to develop expanded TV and movie content, with Disney and the Marvel Cinematic Universe leading the way.
James Gunn and Peter Safran are overseeing the DC Universe reboot for Warner Bros. Discovery.
Matt Smith is seen as Demon Targaryen and Emma Darcy plays Princess Rainera Targaryen in Season 1 of Game of Thrones: House of the Dragon
Reports of a new prequel come amid the success of Game of Thrones: House of the Dragon