"Game of Thrones" Prequel Casts eight New Actors

Game Of Thrones could also be ending this yr, however HBO will not be able to let go such a profitable enterprise. That’s why the cable channel is pushing ahead with a prequel sequence, which is rumored to be titled The Long Night. As the identify suggests, the prequel will discover the unique lengthy winter that introduced the White Walkers down upon Westeros. The origin the Starks, the White Walkers, and the historical past a number of mystical creatures will undoubtedly be touched on. Noami Watts and Josh Whitehouse have been solid to star within the sequence, however now The Hollywood Reporter has revealed eight new actors and actresses that might be becoming a member of them. 

Naomi Ackie (subsequent showing in J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars), Denise Gough (Guerrilla, Tony-nominated for Angels in America), Jamie Campbell Bower (Sweeney Todd, Twilight, Mortal Instruments), Sheila Atim (Harlots), Ivanno Jeremiah (Black Mirror, Humans), Georgie Henley (The Chronicles Narnia), Alex Sharp (To the Bone) and Toby Regbo (Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Grindewald) have all been solid as sequence regulars. No particulars about their characters have been revealed, and we most likely will not get a take a look at them till after Game Of Thrones concludes this Spring. Of course, George R.R. Martin is concerned to verify his creation sticks to canon. 

"The Sopranos" Creator Talks Upcoming Sequel As HBO Series Turns 20

HBO’s The Sopranos could have ended again in 2007 however the way in which the present impacted prime time tv nonetheless lives on to at the present time. The mob based mostly collection proved that tv exhibits do not at all times need to make you snicker and the love followers had for the lead star, James Gandolfini (Tony Soprano) and his household helped the present reside via six robust seasons. 

Since the present’s premiere turns 20 this 12 months, the creator David Chase chatted with Deadline concerning the sequel, The Many Saints Newark, and what impressed it to return to life. “I used to be interested by Newark and life in Newark at the moment,” he advised the publication. “I used to go down there each Saturday night time for dinner with my grandparents. But the factor that me most was Tony’s boyhood. I used to be interested by exploring that.” 

At first, David thought a sequel could be unattainable for the reason that passing James in 2013 however exploring the period that made James’ character is what the sequel shall be about. 

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“I used to be in opposition to the film] for a very long time and I’m nonetheless very anxious about it, however I grew to become interested by Newark, the place my dad and mom got here from, and the place the riots occurred,” he added. “I used to be dwelling in suburban New Jersey on the time that occurred, and my girlfriend was working in downtown Newark. I used to be simply interested by the entire Newark riot factor. I began fascinated with these occasions and organised crime, and I simply obtained interested by mixing these two components.”

The focus shall be on the crime households, resembling Tony Sopranos. “It’s going to depict when it was good. The mafia was very polished at the moment, how they dressed and what they did,” David mentioned. 

50 Cent Teases "Power" Prequel: "The Return Of Young Kanan"

With the success Power, it should not come as a shock that 50 Cent and Starz could be concerned with manning a spin-f collection. Sometimes, spin-fs can generate much more consideration than the unique. Just assume Better Call Saul, which has gone on to change into a shoo-in at most award reveals. 50 Cent has been concerned within the manufacturing Power for years and issues have began to rise to wild ranges that solely he may have predicted. Now, the present has change into so profitable prequel seems to be within the works and whereas Kanan, Fif’s character, was killed f in the principle collection, he could also be making a return for The Golden Era.

The rapper/entertainer/entrepreneur/every thing else posted a throwback photograph as he teased the prequel to Power, which is tentatively titled The Golden Era. There isn’t any launch date or manufacturing information relating to the collection however this is not the primary time 50 has made point out to it. It’s very potential that the crew might already be plotting a number of episodes for the prequel.

With a BMF collection within the works, Power and all his different leisure ventures, it is troublesome to see the place 50 Cent will work the prequel into his loaded schedule. He’s confirmed to have the ability to deal with such a heavy workload although so we’re wanting ahead to seeing how this performs out. Are you hoping this involves fruition?

Upcoming "Game Of Thrones" Prequel Will Likely Exclude Dragons And Targaryens

Many us are anticipating the premiere Game Throne‘s eighth season in equal elements pleasure and dread. The award-winning present has turn out to be a staple in modern-day common tradition and has made an exigent mark on the planet tv. Alas, all issues come to an finish. However, within the case Game Thrones, the top one chapter, marks the beginning a brand new one. 

For fairly a while now, stories Game Thrones spin-f reveals have been circulating the media. Recently, HBO revealed that it had ficially begun casting actors for roles in an upcoming prequel, The Long Night. “Taking place 1000’s years earlier than the occasions  Game Thrones, the sequence chronicles the world’s descent from the Golden Age Heroes into its darkest hour,” reads HBO’s assertion concerning the challenge. “And just one factor is for certain: from the horrifying secrets and techniques Westeros’s historical past to the true origin the white walkers, the mysteries the East to the Starks legend… it’s not the story we predict we all know.” Actor Naomi Watts is ready to play “a charismatic socialite hiding a darkish secret,” whereas actor Josh Whitehouse has additionally been introduced on board.

Speaking to Entertainment Tonight, George R.R. Martin revealed that the prequel can be set in an period about “5,000 years” earlier than the occasions illustrated Game Thrones occurred, including that “Westeros is a really completely different place” within the prequel.“There’s no King’s Landing. There’s no Iron Throne. There are not any Targaryens.”

“Valyria has hardly begun to rise but with its dragons and the good empire that it constructed,” he stated. “We’re coping with a unique and older world and hopefully that can be half the enjoyable the sequence.”

Alessandro Nivola Cast As Tony's Uncle In Upcoming "Sopranos" Prequel

The prequel to The Sopranos has yielded a gentle however very sluggish sluggish drip info. It continues in the present day with the announcement that it is first actor: Alessandro Nivola, who will play Dickey Moltisanti, a personality chances are you’ll or might not have observed. Dickey is Tony Soprano’s uncle who, in The Sopranos universe, died earlier than the motion the present. But, the film is a prequel and so the writers, Lawrence Konner and David Chase, can resurrect as many individuals as they need. The film is ready again in 1967 and centred on the Newark riots which left 26 folks useless and 727 injured. 

Alan Taylor, who directed some episodes the present (and even gained an Emmy for one), would be the director the brand new movie. He’s directed a Terminator and a Thor film previously which is in stark distinction to the primary introduced forged member, Alessandro Nivola, who is understood extra for what I will name “indie” films like his most up-to-date, Weightless, the place Nivola is pressured to start taking care his ten-year-old son who he hasn’t seen since he was a child. Hopefully, the backgrounds and tendencies Nivola and Taylor will steadiness one another out and make for an accessible, fascinating film in The Many Saints Of Newark. Take a take a look at Nivola under:

50 Cent Teases "Power" Prequel: "Wait Till You See This Sh*t"

After garnering huge success with Power, the collection’ creator and showrunner, Courtney A. Kemp, has signed a multiyear general take care of Starz’ mother or father firm, Lionsgate. One the deal’s stipulations contains potential spinfs the drama. While there are not any confirmed particulars about these productions, similar to casting or idea, 50 Cent has peaked his followers’ curiosity with a bit teaser what may them.

His teaser is encouraging to those that have been speculating a couple of prequel that will element the backstories the collection’ characters. Unless the present episodes characteristic flashbacks into a complete different decade, the picture he shared factors to a retrospective idea for Power‘s subsequent productions. 

The picture present’s Fifty sitting on a police automotive’s hood. The mannequin is noticeably older than the cruisers which can be normally depicted within the collection.

Fans may need to tread rigorously when internalizing this visible info. Since the rapper is an avid social media troll, he might have ulterior motives with this one. Or perhaps not. A affirmation from the manufacturing firm has but to be publicized.

"Game Of Thrones" Prequel Series Will Star Naomi Watts

The last season  Game Thrones is about to the touch down subsequent Spring, and plenty of followers are already torn aside. The sequence has been a staple in HBO leisure for over seven years. The success the novels and the present has launched Game Thrones into the fantasy stratosphere, with a fan base rivaling Star Wars. With that in thoughts, did you actually consider that HBO and sequence creator George R.R. Martin have been going to let such a profitable title disappear into the sundown eternally?

As reported by Deadline, Naomi Watts has been solid because the lead for an origin sequence within the Game Thrones universe. The origin present will happen hundreds years earlier than the present tv plotline. Fans will get to see the start the White Walkers, and the creation legends and folklore which were unfold by Game Thrones characters. The Age Heroes will likely be explored in depth, and followers will get to see how occasions really occurred as an alternative listening to the handed down, and ten overindulged, tales that the current Game Thrones characters could inform. The present will even discover the Far East, an space that has been briefly touched on all through the present sequence. Writer Jane Goldman and George R.R. Martin are engaged on the script collectively, and Watts’ character particulars are being intently guarded.

"Better Call Saul" Has Been Renewed For Fifth Season

It’s a great time to be a fan Better Call Saul because not only is the fourth season premiering in just a few days, its also just been renewed for a new season after that. The Breaking Bad prequel has been incredibly successful since debuting in 2015, being nominated and winning many high-prile awards over the years. It would be no surprise to see Bob Odenkirk and the rest the crew get recognized during the awards run later this year but let’s not get ahead ourselves yet. After all, the season has not even ficially released.

With Season 4 just days away, it should come as no surprise that the show was already renewed for a fifth season. According to NME, Season 5 was confirmed at the 2018 TCA tour, where Odenkirk also showed f a tattoo on his ass the show’s logo and Season 4 release date. With the success that the show has experienced, we all could have seen this coming.

We’ve already been given a few trailers for the upcoming season, which is poised to enter further into Breaking Bad storylines. With Season 5 now confirmed, we’re preparing ourselves to get out the snacks and turn on Netflix this weekend to get some binge-watching action started. Check out Odenkirk’s new tattoo here.

"Game Of Thrones" Prequel Series Slated To Begin Filming This Fall

Game Thrones is set to end next year, but HBO is not ready to let go the most popular show in the world just yet. The cable network announced last year that they were going to dive into several Game  Thrones spin-fs, one being a prequel. Now, according to The Belfast Telegraph, it appears that the prequel is set to begin production this Fall. 

The staff members who work at the Paint Hall studios in Belfast’s Titanic Quarter were recently told that their next project will be based on a series that takes place 1,000 years before the plot Game Thrones. A working title for the series has been confirmed to be The Long Night. The prequel series will focus on the White Walkers, and explore the Stark lineage even further. Producers believe that the final name the show will be altered to include the Game Thrones name. 

The final season  Game Thrones premieres next Summer, and will finish the story Jon Snow, Daenerys Targaryen, Tyrion Lannister, and the White Walkers. Last season, Snow proved to the world that the dead were coming for the living, Daenerys’ dragon was turned into a White Walker, the two began an affair, and Tyrion was left looking concerned. 

Soprano's Director Will Return To Direct Prequel "Many Saints Of Newark"

The word “prequel” doesn’t usually inspire confidence in the fans a series movies or TV (think Star Wars). But, when people from the original production are involved, there’s more reason to be excited. 

The producers  Sopranos prequel are doing just that, going back to “the family” that helped make the original show such a critical and commercial success. They have announced that Alan Taylor will be the director the Many Saints Newark. Taylor directed nine episodes the show back in the day and even won an Emmy for the Episode “Kennedy and Heidi.” Taylor has been nominated for other shows too (Mad Men and Game Thrones), but has only won for the Sopranos. It seems that the show is a good fit for him. For those worried that it may be hard for Taylor to make the jump from TV to a feature film, don’t worry! Taylor already has instalments  Thor and Terminator under his belt, so he will likely be ready for the blockbuster spotlight. 

The show will be taking place in the 1960s during the Newark riots 67′ in which the Italian community the city was intimately involved. The jump back in time will perhaps follow in line with some the show’s flashbacks and will also solve the problem the death star the show, James Gandolfini, whose performance was one the main draws the show and earned him three Emmys and one Golden Globe.