Nicolas Wendl attending a Casino event during the Catalina Film Festival in Avalon, Catalina Island, California, United States - Friday 30th September 2016 (1 Picture)
Photo credit: Nicky Nelson
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.