Spinoff and prequel series of HBO's hit series Game of Thrones, titled House of the Dragon, has already got the series' fans excited. After a series of working stills hit the internet now the first set of pictures were released by the makers on the official Twitter handle from this series. HBO revealed the first look of the actors Emma D’Arcy, Matt Smith, Olivia Cooke, Rhys Ifans, and Steve Toussaint from the spin off that is taking the internet by storm.
The still has Emma D’Arcy as Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen, Matt Smith as Prince Daemon Targaryen, Olivia Cooke as Alicent Hightower, Rhys Ifans as Otto Hightower and Steve Toussaint as The Sea Snake. The pictures are clicked on the show’s sets thus making them look authentic, further enhancing their onscreen characters. This series that is based on George RR Martin’s book series, Fire and Blood, will be 10 episodes series. As per reports in the media, it will be unveiled for the viewers in 2022.
This spin off is said to be set 300 years ago the Game of Thrones took place and will focus on House of Targaryen. HBO describing this spin off mentions, "the most famed nautical adventurer in the history of Westeros."
Show’s co-runner Condal has penned the script along with Miguel Sapochnik, as per reports in Deadline, Greg Yaitanes, Clare Kilner, and Geeta V. Patel are part of the direction team. This series will air on HBO; the show has been shot amidst the COVID-19 pandemic in the United Kingdom. ALSO READ: Game Of Thrones To Turn Into A Broadway; Play To Bring Back Several Beloved GoT Characters
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