Oct. 30 (UPI) -- WarnerMedia has ordered straight to series House of the Dragon, a 10-episode drama set 300 years before the events of Game of Thrones.
Co-created by author George R.R. Martin and Ryan Condal, the adaptation of Martin's fantasy novel Fire & Blood tells the story of House Targaryen. It will stream on HBO Max, the company's subscription service, which is slated to debut in May.
Condal and Miguel Sapochnik will partner as show-runners. Sapochnik will direct the pilot and additional episodes, which Condal is writing.
No casting has been announced yet.