The Game of Thrones prequel, titled Bloodmoon, written by Jane Goldman and starring Naomi Watts, has been cancelled.
HBO passed on the series, which had already shot a pilot, reports Deadline.
Jane Goldman has reportedly emailed the cast and crew to let them know that the project is ‘dead’. Although it has not yet been announced by HBO.
The synopsis for Bloodmoon had read: “From the horrifying secrets of Westeros’s history to the true origin of the White Walkers, the mysteries of the East to the Starks of legend, only one thing is for sure: it’s not the story we think we know.”
However, it’s not the end for GoT fans.
The wild world of Westeros is lighting the fires of controversy as HBO has ordered a brand new Game of Thrones pilot — just hours after cancelling the first one. While the Naomi Watts-led series set thousands of years before the events of the main series has been axed, the network is moving forward with a…