Game of Thrones’ Richard Madden Headed to Amazon Pilot
Those Game of Thrones
fans still mourning the loss of Robb Stark might be in luck: Richard Madden has been cast in an Amazon pilot.
The pilot is called Strange New Things
and is based on the novel The Book of Strange New Things
by Michael Faber. The show follows, “a priest who is set from space to help found a new colony but what he ends up discovering not only puts his faith to the test but life as we know it,” according to the Hollywood Reporter
Madden will play one of the lead roles of Peter, a devout priest with a past.
After his role as a Stark sibling on Game of Thrones
Madden also starred in the mini-series Klondike
and the live-action Cinderella
film. He also starred in Branagh Theatre’s stage production of Romeo and Juliet
as Romeo opposite Lily James.
The show will be executive produced and written by Matt Charman and produced by Andy Harries and Lila Rawlings ,with Kevin MacDonald set to direct.