Game of Thrones Spinoff Won't Premiere Before 2020

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Game Of Thrones season 7 aired a year ago and it was recently confirmed that the show's final eighth season won't arrive until 2019.

HBO programming president Casey Bloys dismissed doomsayers in a Friday interview with The Hollywood Reporter, saying, "Everyone wrote previous year about how we'd be in trouble without Game of Thrones [at the Emmys] and we did just fine".

Asked if season 8 provides a conclusive end and whether we will see a definitive ruler on the Iron Throne, Bloys replied: "I don't even want to answer that!"

It looks like the first of 5 proposed Game of Thrones spinoffs won't be arriving until 2020 at the earliest.

Game of Thrones season eight premiers in 2019.

The man who plays Jon Snow has opened up about the next series of Game of Thrones and although we don't know much, what we do know sounds promising.

"I suppose we could've said to them, 'You must deliver by this date,"' he continues.

That means each of the final six episodes that will make up Season 8 could essentially be a movie.

"If we do a pilot and series, nothing is going to air on HBO until at least a year after the final season". HBO has put out seven incredible seasons so far and the eighth will certainly follow that trend, but when the series finale finally happens fans will be forced to accept it as the definitive end of the story they love so much.

As for how many GOT prequel series HBO may go with, "anywhere form zero to five but probably more likely around one", Bloys said. "I have seen some things that I think are potentially very exciting". "We ave some really talented writers working on them". "But there's no timetable about when a decision would be made about any of them". "That would diminish the achievement of how big and meaningful the show is". "It's quite a sudden shift, I guess, but it feels like the right time".

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