George RR Martin Was 'Surprised' to Learn HBO Had Four 'Game of Thrones' Prequels in the Works

George RR Martin Was 'Surprised' to Learn HBO Had Four 'Game of Thrones' Prequels in the Works

The "Song of Ice and Fire" author was taken by surprise to learn that HBO was forging ahead on multiple prequel series for its fantasy hit.
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