The first official images from ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel ‘House of the Dragon’ has been released.
Movie enthusiasts who are specifically in love with the HBO blockbuster TV series can now get a look at the first official images from the upcoming prequel “House of the Dragon.”
According to a press release from HBO, the new series is based on George R.R. Martin’s book “Fire & Blood” and covers the history of House Targaryen some 300 years prior to the storyline in “Game of Thrones,”
HBO also stated that “Game of Thrones” is a hugely successful fantasy series which tells the story of the battle for the Iron Throne of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros. “House of the Dragon” will be released in 2022,
The series will star Emma D’Arcy as Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen, a dragonrider who is the first-born child of King Viserys. D’Arcy has previously appeared in TV series “Truth Seekers” and “Hanna.”
Others are: Matt Smith, best known for appearing in “The Crown” and “Doctor Who,” will play heir to the throne Prince Daemon Targaryen, the King’s younger brother who is known as a fierce warrior.
Lord Corlys Velaryon, known as “The Sea Snake,” will be played by Steve Toussaint, who has previously appeared in “Prince of Persia” and “Judge Dredd.” House Velaryon is a Valyrian bloodline as old as House Targaryen.