Pernell Roberts, who initially found TV fame as one of the stars of Bonanza and later went on to star in Trapper John, MD , died Sunday in Malibu, CA at age 81. He was the last surviving member of the Bonanza cast.
He'll also be on board as a producer for the book to screen adaptation.
Gendry has been living under Cersei Lannister's nose for quite some time now.
The director would love to take the films in a different direction.