Game of Thrones fans is so thrilled about its upcoming prequel, House of the Dragon. This will be aired soon on HBO and HBO Max. Few details have been released about the film and this is what we know so far.
Photo Credits: HBO
The story is in line with House Targaryen. It will be depicting Daenerys Targaryen’s bloodline and the history of her Dragons.
It is based on George R.R. Martin’s book; Fire & Blood. The upcoming series takes place 300 years before the Game of Thrones.
People behind The Scenes
The co-creators of the series is Martin and Ryan Condal (Colony, Hercules)
Showrunners will be Miguel Sapochnik and Condal. They will also be the executive producers together with Martin and Vince Gerardis.
Six Game of Thrones episode director, Emmy and DGA honors winner for “Battle of The Bastards”, Sapochnik was also nominated for another Emmy in 2019. That was directing “The Long Night”.
Sapochnik also won the Emmy for Best Drama Series as an executive producer for the end season.
King Viserys Targaryen will be played by Paddy Considine. Viserys succeeded the old Jaehaerys Targaryen, at the Great Council at Harrenhal. He hosen by the lords of Westeros.
Viserys only mission to bring forth his grandfather’s legacy. He was a warm, kind, and decent man. But as what we have known from Game of Thrones, “Good Men Do Not Necessarily Make Great Kings”.
The release date was said to be in 2022.
While waiting for its release, enjoy this trailer from the series:
Credits To: Fire and Blood/ YouTube