The HBO Max preview series AGame of Thrones based on George R. Martins is now in development, with Steve Conrad (The Patriot,Perpetual Grace, LTD) as the writer and executive producer.
According to Deadline, the new series will take place 90 years before the events ofA Song of Fire and Ice, Martins novel that inspired Game of Thrones.Dunk & Egg will follow the adventures of Dunk (Ser Duncan the Tall) and Egg (the future king Aegon V. Taregaryen). There are threeDunk & Eggnovellas total The Hedge Knight, The Sworn Sword, and The Mystery Knight. The present version of the new novella has been jeopardized.
Dunk & Eggis is developing a newGame of Thronesprequel series in 2022. Paddy Considine will play the show during the Targaryen civil war, with Emma D''Arcy asPrincess Rhaenyra Targaryen and Matt Smith will play the Prince Daemon Targaryen in the future.
Conrad has written several books about The Weather Man, The Pursuit of Happyness, and Walter Mitty''s Secret Life. He is also the writer and director of the neo-noir stop motion animated seriesUltra City Smiths, which premiered on AMC+ in July of 2021 and became available on AMCs cable channel later that September.