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'Game of Thrones' Spinoff 'Knight of the Seven Kingdoms' Gets Premiere Date

More Game of Thrones spinoff shows are in the works!

The super popular HBO series has already produced one spinoff series in the form of House of the Dragon, which is a prequel to Game of Thrones. House of the Dragon season 2 is set to premiere this summer.

On Friday (February 23), Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav shared an update on the next Game of Thrones spinoff, A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms: The Hedge Knight.

Keep reading to find out more…More Here! »

The Richest 'Game of Thrones' Stars Ranked (& How How Do Their Net Worths Compare to Creator George R.R. Martin's?)

Game of Thrones is the sort of industry dominating, pop culture titan that comes around every so often and totally changes the game. And while the characters fought for the Iron Throne, the show made its stars wealthy in real life.

The HBO show brought the world of Westeros to life straight from the pages of George R.R. Martin‘s A Song of Ice and Fire novels and became a breakaway hit that fans are still talking about four years after the grand finale.

It’s such a beloved franchise that it expanded with the release of a new spinoff series House of the Dragon, which started in 2022 and was almost instantly renewed for a second season.

The original cast is made up of an incredible group of talented actors. Some of them, especially the youngest stars, came to fame with Game of Thrones and have gone on to find success elsewhere. Take Sophie Turner, for example, who brought Sansa Stark to life and went on to join the X-Men franchise, portraying one of the universe’s most powerful heroes.

Others enjoyed successful careers before joining the series and continue to star in major projects across the globe in 2023.

Who has amassed the largest approximate net worth over the years? We did some digging and put together a ranking from lowest to highest. We asked a second question, too: How does the wealthiest member of the cast compare to George?

Scroll through the slideshow to see a ranking of the wealthiest members of the Game of Thrones cast based on their estimated net worth…

George R.R. Martin Reveals Most 'Perfect' TV Episode of All Time (& It's Not 'Game of Thrones' Related)

Game of Thrones creator George R.R. Martin is responsible for some of the most critically acclaimed TV shows in recent memory, but he doesn’t think they’re the best of all time.

The original series based on his novels was critically acclaimed and remains a fan-favorite years after its conclusion. Spinoff series House of the Dragon premiered in 2022 and was renewed for a second season.

He took to his blog to react to a Vanity Fair article that listed the Game of Thrones episode “Blackwater” as one of “25 perfect TV episodes from the last 25 years.” That is one of four episodes he wrote for the show.

While he appreciated the praise, he revealed the episode that he considers “even more perfect than all the others on the list.”

Head inside to find out what George R.R. Martin called the most “perfect” episode…More Here! »

George R.R. Martin Reveals How Hodor's Fate in the Books Will Differ From 'Game of Thrones' TV Series

George R.R. Martin is opening up about a beloved character’s fate.

The Game of Thrones author revealed how Hodor‘s fate will differ from the TV series in the upcoming novels, via James Hibberd‘s Fire Cannot Kill a Dragon.

Warning: spoilers ahead!

“As Game of Thrones fans know, the lovable, monoverbal Hodor (Kristian Nairn) perished in the season 6 episode ‘The Door.’ The gentle giant was commanded to ‘hold the door’ and used his weight to block an exit as undead wights attacked, allowing Bran Stark (Isaac Hempstead Wright) and Meera Reed (Ellie Kendrick) to escape,” James writes.

That scene, however, will play out differently in the books.

“I thought they executed it very well, but there are going to be differences in the book. They did it very physical — ‘hold the door’ with Hodor’s strength. In the book, Hodor has stolen one of the old swords from the crypt. Bran has been warging into Hodor and practicing with his body, because Bran had been trained in swordplay. So telling Hodor to ‘hold the door’ is more like ‘hold this pass’ — defend it when enemies are coming — and Hodor is fighting and killing them. A little different, but same idea,” he explained.

For the show, the writers felt it would more communicate the concept of “hold the door.”

“For our purpose, holding the door is visually better, especially because we have so much fighting,” co-producer Dave Hill said.

The author also revealed his least favorite GoT scene and why.

George R.R. Martin Reveals His Least Favorite HBO 'Game of Thrones' Scene & Why

George R.R. Martin, the author of the Game of Thrones books, is revealing his least favorite scene from the HBO series…and it’s probably not one that fans would choose.

″Where we really fell down in terms of budget was my least favorite scene in the entire show, in all eight seasons: King Robert goes hunting,″ he told EW, noting the scene from the first season.

″Four guys walking on foot through the woods carrying spears and Robert is giving Renly s—. In the books, Robert goes off hunting, we get word he was gored by a boar, and they bring him back and he dies. So I never did [a hunting scene]. But I knew what a royal hunting party was like. There would have been a hundred guys. There would have been pavilions. There would have been huntsmen. There would have been dogs. There would have been horns blowing — that’s how a king goes hunting! He wouldn’t have just been walking through the woods with three of his friends holding spears hoping to meet a boar. But at that point, we couldn’t afford horses or dogs or pavilions.”

You can check out the scene on YouTube.

If you missed it, one Game of Thrones star actually wants to remake the final season.

'Game of Thrones' Author George R.R. Martin Shuts Down Rumors About Final Books

Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin is speaking out about rumors surrounding his final two novels.

According to GOT actor Ian McElhinney, George had already finished The Winds of Winter and A Dream of Spring but was waiting for the HBO series to conclude before publishing them.

“It boggles me that anyone would believe this story, even for an instant. It makes not a whit of sense. Why would I sit for years on completed novels?” George wrote on his blog.

He continue, “I will, however, say for the record — no, The Winds of Winter and A Dream of Spring are not finished. Dream is not even begun; I am not going to start writing volume seven until I finish volume six. No, the books are not done. HBO did not ask me to delay them. Nor did David [Benioff] & Dan [Weiss]. There is no ‘deal’ to hold back on the books.”

George‘s most recent book in the series, A Dance with Dragons, was published in 2011.

HBO used the first five GOT books to create the series and were given an outline about how George planned to end the final two novels.