‘Game of Thrones’ Jon Snow Sequel Series in Development at HBO – The Hollywood Reporter

You know not anything about HBO’s post-Game of Thrones plans.

The community has entered into early building on its first sequel to its blockbuster myth drama: A live-action spin-off collection targeted at the fan-favorite persona Jon Snow, The Hollywood Reporter has discovered.

Kit Harington is hooked up to reprise the function will have to a chain transfer ahead. The actor was once two times nominated for an Emmy for his portrayal of an action-hero who struggles to uphold his circle of relatives’s noble values in a brutal global.

In Thrones’ eighth-and-final season, Jon Snow came upon his true title was once Aegon Targaryen, a possible inheritor to the Iron Throne. In the collection finale, he was once exiled from Westeros and journeyed North of the Wall with the Wildlings to depart his previous existence in the back of. 

Since finishing his paintings throughout 8 seasons of Thrones, Harington has seemed within the Marvel Cinematic Universe, co-starring in 2021’s Eternals. He additionally lately starred within the identify function within the National Theater’s dwell manufacturing of Henry V. On Thrones, the actor was once recognized for enduring one of the crucial display’s maximum grueling filming, together with the general season’s notorious 11 weeks of wintry weather evening shoots in Northern Ireland.  

The building indicators an intriguing new route in HBO’s dealing with of creator George R.R. Martin’s myth universe, a transfer no longer in contrast to Disney+’s control of its Star Wars and Marvel manufacturers the place the streamer has discovered luck launching character-focused sequel collection akin to WandaImaginative and prescient (starring Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff) and Obi-Wan Kenobi (with Ewan McGregor reprising his iconic function).

Perhaps maximum boldly from an artistic viewpoint, the venture would upend Thrones’ last season as the final word at the fates of the surviving characters in HBO’s most well liked and Emmy-winning collection of all time. In concept, the venture may just open the door for different surviving characters from the Thrones universe to reappear – akin to Arya Stark (Maisie Williams), Sansa Stark (Sophie Turner) and Brienne of Tarth (Gwendoline Christie).

This building information manner there are actually seven Thrones initiatives within the works along with the approaching House of the Dragon prequel collection, which debuts Aug. 21. Dragon tells the tale of a civil battle inside of House Targaryen and is about about 200 years earlier than the occasions in Thrones.

HBO’s different live-action prequels in quite a lot of phases of building are 10,000 Ships (a.ok.a. Nymeria) with showrunner Amanda Segel, 9 Voyages (a.ok.a. The Sea Snake) with showrunner Bruno Heller, and Dunk and Egg with showrunner Steve Conrad.

There also are 3 animated prequel initiatives, together with The Golden Empire, which is about within the China-inspired land of Yi Ti.

HBO and Harington’s representatives had no remark.

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