While “Game of Thrones” came to its end, the show’s producers announced that they would do a series of prequels to delve deeper into the stories of the houses that fought until death for the Iron Throne in the epic HBO series. Which he had called attention was that it would be starring Naomi Watts. However, the network decided not to move forward with the project.
The pilot is not satisfied the responsible of HBO, so the project was dropped. But if progress was made on another prequel that will focus on “House of the Dragon“. The series that was to be directed by Jane Goldman took place 5 thousand years before the events in “Game of Thrones” and would be centred in the “Age of Heroes”, where humans face the White Walkers for the first time.
HBO did not issue an official statement about the reasons why the project was abandoned. But according to the specialized site The Hollywood Reporter, the chain didn’t have much enthusiasm for the final cut of the pilot episode, requested changes and the edited version nor satisfied the owners of the decision-making table of the chain.
Emilia Clarke, who shone in the great success of “Game of Thrones” as Daenerys Targaryen, left his opinion on the matter in a short interview with the specialized site Entertainment Tonight in New York city during the presentation of her romantic comedy titled “Last Christmas”, where he will share the limelight with Henry Golding.
“I don’t know very well what happened. It is difficult to carry things forward. They will probably be in another time, was not intended to be now. But I am absolutely certain that is because they knew that it was not as good as they needed outside,” analyzed the actress who rose to fame thanks to his excellent performance in the historical HBO production.