game of Thrones is and will forever be one of the best series on television, even with a final season that was not to the liking of all its followers, which undoubtedly would have been different if they had been ten seasons. Something that George RR Martin, creator and writer of The song of ice and fire wished.
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George RR Martin is one of the masterminds behind the success of Game of Thrones; Thanks to his novels, the series was able to take place and had a solid foundation on which to build the characters and their story. However, upon reaching the fifth season and with no more books, the series took a different tack.
George RR Martin wanted it to be ten or thirteen seasons of game of Thrones
Two years after the last season’s release, it has been revealed that the writer never agreed that game of Thrones will come to an end with only eight seasons. George RR Martin he was sure the story could span up to ten seasons. However, the producers were already tired and decided to end it. An ending that became probably the most criticized in history.
“George flew to New York to have lunch with Richard Plepler (former HBO CEO) to beg him to do ten ten-episode seasons.”
These recent statements are part of the new book by journalist James Andrew Miller, entitled “Tinderbox: HBO’s Ruthless Pursuit of New Frontiers.” It tells some facts about the history of HBO where it was essential to include his success with Game of Thrones.
“There was enough material to make ten or even thirteen seasons and also to make the series more satisfying and a more entertaining experience. (…) But the showrunners were exhausted, with good reason. They were ready and wanted to finish, so they cut it ”, it is recounted in the book.
Disagreements since the fifth season
It is said that the conflict between George RR Martin and the showrunners, DB Weiss and David Benioff started from the end of the fifth season, when the producers no longer had any more books to draw on. Novels that to date the creator has not published and that would show the true end of Game of Thrones.
“George loves Dan and Dave, but after season five he did start to worry about the path they were taking because George knows where the story is going. He started to say: You are not following my template. The first five seasons followed George’s map. Then they started to go off the map ”.
The future of game of Thrones
Many, including Elon Musk, have volunteered to re-record the final season of game of Thrones and give the series a better ending. So far it has not been confirmed that something like this will happen, but it is a fact that a new series is yet to come. We talk about House of the Dragon, in which the history of the Targaryen house will be told before the war for the Iron Throne.
House of the Dragon It will premiere in 2022 on HBO and promises to be as successful as its predecessor. So you are in time to contract HBO Max charged to your current Telcel Plan and continue enjoying one of your favorite series with #TelcelLaMejorRed connectivity with the highest Coverage and Speed.
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