A Rumored Second ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Would Focus on Valyria

A Rumored Second ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Would Focus on Valyria

With the hugely successful Game of Thrones drawing to a close, reports have indicated that HBO is developing several spin-off series set in the same universe. The only one that has been confirmed will start filming this fall and cover events from the Age of Heroes and the Long Night, but an administrator on Game of Thrones Wiki claims to have details on a second series already in development.   The series would reportedly center on the decline (and ultimately the explosive Doom) of the Valyrian Empire, from which Daenerys Targaryen traces her lineage, and which author George R.R. Martin has described as …

Here’s Everything George R. R. Martin Wants You to Know About ‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Offs

Here’s Everything George R. R. Martin Wants You to Know About ‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Offs

For Game of Thrones fans who have been wallowing in despair since the finale of season seven, here’s some great news! George R. R. Martin spilled the tea on the highly-anticipated GoT spin-off series in his recent blog post, offering fans an update we’re excited to share.   Between his newest update, and his initial statements on the potential spin-offs, here are seven things we know and the fans should know.   1. Brian Cogman will develop the fifth spin-off   Cogman is no stranger to Westeros. He joined the production team before the pilot even aired, working his way up from …

‘Pride and Prejudice’ Gets Teen Spin-Off Focusing on Lydia

‘Pride and Prejudice’ Gets Teen Spin-Off Focusing on Lydia

London based author Natasha Farrant, best known for The Things We Did For Love (2012) and her poignant Bluebell Gadsby series, is giving lovers of the iconic Jane Austen classic an exciting opportunity to delve into the life of Lydia Bennet. Lydia is well known as the spoiled and self-indulgent younger sister of Elizabeth Bennet, the protagonist of Pride and Prejudice. The teen novel, Lydia: The Bad Bennet Girl, is set to be released in 2016 by Chicken House. The book is intended to open young readers to the world of Pride and Prejudice by connecting them with the young-and-wild, original voice of Lydia Bennet.           …