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“Game of Thrones”: HBO Not Going Forward with Naomi Watts-Led Prequel Pilot

A little over three months after HBO Programming President Casey Bloys announced during the cable giant’s summer Television Critics Association (TCA) session that filming on the Jane Goldman-penned Game of Thrones prequel series The Long Night (tentative title) had wrapped, Deadline Hollywood is reporting exclusively that HBO has decided to not move forward with the […]



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“Game of Thrones” Author George R.R. Martin Offers New Prequel Series Info

HBO‘s righteously popular global phenomenon Game of Thrones shuffled off the cable giant’s programming coil with finale “The Iron Throne,” which left fans with enough to debate and discuss until one of the show’s prequel series makes it to air. With The Long Night currently filming its pilot in Northern Ireland (reportedly until working title […]

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“Game of Thrones”: Logo for “Bloodmoon” Prequel Series Reportedly Revealed

HBO‘s righteously popular global phenomenon Game of Thrones shuffled off the cable giant’s programming coil with a finale that – hmmm, what the best way to put this ? Let’s just say that series finale “The Iron Throne” left fans with enough to debate and discuss until one of the show’s prequel series makes it […]

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“Fuller House” Season 5: John Stamos on Lori Loughlin Return, Possible Prequel Series

The fifth and final season of Netflix‘s Full House reboot/spinoff/sequel series Fuller House has had a bit of a rough run of things heading into its (eventual) premiere. Full House and Fuller House creator Jeff Franklin was removed over misconduct allegations. In March, Lori Loughlin and husband Mossimo Giannulli were indicted over allegations they were […]



‘Better Call Saul’: Giancarlo Esposito Sees Season 6 as ‘Breaking Bad’ Spinoff’s End

While fans of Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould‘s Breaking Bad prequel/sequel/parallel series Better Call Saul are looking at a slightly longer wait for the show’s upcoming fifth season, it may turn out to be a blessing in disguise if Giancarlo Esposito (Gus Fring, Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul) recent comments about the show’s future are true. During an interview with Collider […]

New ‘Stranger Things’ Prequel Novel Reveals Jim Hopper’s NYC Days

One month before fans of Stranger Things find out the futures of the fine folks of Hawkins, Indiana, they’ll have the chance to learn some official in-canon backstory on the town’s beloved protector: Chief Jim Hopper (Hellboy’s David Harbour). Netflix and Penguin Random House/Del Rey are set to release new prequel novel Stranger Things: Darkness on the […]

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The Sopranos Creator David Chase Confirms Young Tony Soprano in Prequel Film

HBO‘s groundbreaking series The Sopranos is celebrating its 20th anniversay this week – let that sink in for a minute as you think back to where you were (and what you were wearing) in 1999. Looks like you’re not the only one thinking about the past, with series creator David Chase moving ahead with series […]

Ratched: Finn Wittrock, Jon Jon Briones Join Ryan Murphy ‘Cuckoo’s Nest’ Prequel

American Horror Story creator Ryan Murphy is keeping with tradition and staying “close to home” when it comes to the cast of Ratched, his new dramatic series starring Sarah Paulson as a younger version of the sadistic Nurse Ratched from One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace stars Finn Wittrock (The Normal Heart) and Jon Jon […]

Pennyworth: Line of Duty’s Polly Walker Joins Epix Batman Prequel Series

Polly Walker (Line of Duty, The Mentalist) is joining Epix’s Batman prequel series Pennyworth in a very interesting recurring role. Walker joins Jack Bannon (Alfred) and Ben Aldridge (Thomas Wayne) in the 10-episode, one-hour drama from executive producer/writer Bruno Heller (Gotham, The Mentalist), executive producer/director Danny Cannon (Gotham), and Warner Horizon Scripted Television. Sister of Lord Harwood’s partner-in-crime Bet Sykes (UK pop star Paloma Faith), Walker’s Peggy Sykes […]


Fox Interested in ’24’ Prequel Series with Young Jack Bauer

So would that make it Pre-24? 2B4? Young Bauer? If this one doesn’t work, would they try a sequel series set in the future called 24 – but with Donald Sutherland as Jack Bauer? Presumably believing that the number of their attempts to restart the franchise should equal the title of said franchise, Fox is […]