As with all things #GameOfThrones, details about their characters are being kept under wraps — The only character detail that has been revealed is that Naomi Watts is taking on a role of a charismatic socialite hiding a dark secret https://t.co/3a5RqKyQXO— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) January 8, 2019
HBO has cast eight rising stars to join Naomi Watts and Josh Whitehouse in the pilot.
SJ Clarkson has been tapped to direct the pilot.
Cast as series regulars are Naomi Ackie (next appearing in J.J. Abrams' Star Wars), Denise Gough (Guerrilla, Tony-nominated for Angels in America), Jamie Campbell Bower (Sweeney Todd, Twilight, Mortal Instruments), Sheila Atim (Harlots), Ivanno Jeremiah (Black Mirror, Humans), Georgie Henley (The Chronicles of Narnia), Alex Sharp (To the Bone) and Toby Regbo (Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindewald).
Details about their characters are being kept under wraps.
The drama is set thousands of years before the events of the HBO flagship.