Multiple reports quoted actor Ian McElhinney, who played Ser Barristan Selmy on Game of Thrones, as saying that Martin has finished writing The Winds of Winter and A Dream of Spring. The actor also reportedly said that the author has made a deal with Game of Thrones showrunners to put the books on hold.
According to The Independent, when George RR Martin was prepping the outline for his book series A Song of Ice and Fire, he originally had Arya Stark falling for her half-brother Jon Snow, who is later revealed to be her cousin.
HBO's megahit fantasy TV show Game of Thrones will air its final season next year. But the story of the detailed world built by almost-septuagenarian author George RR Martin will not end anytime soon. There will be as many as five prequels to the show.
There are many good books that need a TV show or a movie on them, and on World Book Today here is my top 10 list of those books or book series that need adaptations. The list includes The First Law, The Song of Achilles, and Sleeping Beauties.
Based on George RR Martin's best-selling fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire, Game of Thrones has an enormous scale and there is an entire world with all its little details. But that is just a glimpse.
With the Blu-ray release of Game of Thrones season 7 will come a 45 minute animated history of the Seven Kingdoms. The first chapter of the history tells the origins of the Targaryens and how they came to dominated Westeros. The Blu-ray edition will be out on December 12.
In the last episode of Game of Thrones, Daenerys Targaryen's dragon rained death and destruction on Lannister soldiers. Dragons in the world of Game of Thrones can die, but they are notoriously difficult to kill and a would-be dragonslayer gets only one chance before he is barbecued.
Game of Thrones season 7 is around the corner and we are sure you cannot wait to watch it. But before you begin, here are all the important characters with a short primer like Jon Snow, Daenerys Targaryen, Tyrion Lannister, Arya Stark, Brienne of Tarth and so on.