Another season of game of thrones has come to an end. This season has gotten mixed reviews as some fans are disappointed with the show while others are looking forward to the prequel that might be released next year. George R.R Martin, the author of the book series, has confirmed in his blog that he has been working on multiple projects. George has also revealed a lot about the prequel in an interview. HBO has also disclosed a lot of information about the same.
The prequel will be set thousands of years before the game of thrones which we know as of now. It is going to be really interesting as there are going to be a lot of new characters. And the story will not just focus on the kingdoms we know until now. There are going to be several kingdoms which definitely promises a huge number of characters. The chaos will get magnified and the story will develop on a whole new level.
Some of the characters that HBO has hinted towards has increased our excitement. Following are the actors that we can expect in this show- Miranda Richardson, Marquis Rodriquez, Richard McCabe, John Heffernan, Dixie Egerickx, Naomi Watts, Josh Whitehouse, Naomi Ackie, Denise Gough, Jamie Campbell Bower, Sheila Atim, Ivanno Jeremiah, Georgie Henley, Alex Sharp, and Toby Regbo.
The Longest Night
George has also hinted towards the name for the prequel. ‘The Longest Night’ which is similar to the name of episode number 3 in season 8- ‘The Long Night’.