How 'Game of Thrones' nearly ended before it began thanks to a disastrous pilot

How ‘Game of Thrones’ nearly ended before it began thanks to a disastrous pilot

Insider correspondent Kim Renfro’s new book, “The Unofficial Guide to ‘Game of Thrones,'” takes fans into behind-the-scenes stories of how the hit HBO series was made. In an excerpted chapter titled “The Pitch and the ‘Piece of S—‘ Pilot,” Renfro details ho…