‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel ‘House of the Dragon’ Gets First Trailer
HBO has unveiled the very first look at House of the Dragon, the highly anticipated prequel series to its monster fantasy hit Game of Thrones. The show is set hundreds of years before the events of the original show, and focuses on the Targaryen family. The key cast includes Paddy Considine, Emma D’Arcy, Olivia Cookie, Rhys Ifans, Steve Toussaint, and Matt Smith as Prince Daemon Targaryen.
In addition to the previously announced cast, the teaser also includes several new characters to the series. They are...
- Wil Johnson as Ser Vaemond Velaryon - Younger brother to Coryls Velaryon and commander in the Velaryon navy
- John Macmillan as Ser Laenor Velaryon - Son of Corlys Velaryon and Rhaenys Targaryen
- Savannah Steyn as Lady Laena Velayron - Daughter of Corlys Velaryon and Rhaenys Targaryen
- Theo Nate as Ser Laenor Velaryon - Son of Corlys Velaryon and Rhaenys Targaryen
House of the Dragon was created by George R.R. Martin and Ryan J. Condal; the first season of the show will consist of ten episodes. Here is the show’s first teaser:
Well, if you watched Game of Thrones for the dragons, this prequel should definitely make you happy. Here is the show’s official synopsis:
Based on George R.R. Martin’s “Fire & Blood,” the series, which is set 200 years before the events of “Game of Thrones,” tells the story of House Targaryen. The teaser featured the first official footage from the highly anticipated series, which contained several previously announced cast members in addition to the following newly revealed cast:
House of the Dragon premieres on HBO in 2022.