The boss of the American channel gives his first impressions as the shooting began.
HBO and HBO Max boss Casey Bloys hasn’t finished being questioned about Game Of Thrones ! Variety was able to speak to him recently and obviously mentioned the spin-off currently in production.
“House of the dragon is the only spinoff series we’re shooting at the moment “, Bloys first lets go. “All the others are at various stages of development “, he insists, astonished at the number of people who think that many new series Game Of Thrones are in active production, while the others are still only projects in writing. “
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“People tend to think that we have 10 shows filming right now. There is one that will air in 2022. We’ll see how the other scripts evolve.“
Filmed in England now, House of the dragon has already boxed some pictures and Bloys says “love what he has seen so far. It looks spectacular! “
“The casting that the showrunners, Ryan J. Condal and Migel Sapochnik, have put in place seems very good to me.“
By the way, the boss of HBO specifies that the original showrunners of Game Of Thrones, David Benioff and DB Weiss, have fully handed over the keys to the kingdom to the House of The Dragon team, after signing with the competition: “They are totally out of House of the dragon. They work at Netflix now. “