The Game of Thrones spinoff is being praised by creator George R.R. Martin
Taking place 200 years before the events in Game of Thrones, it reveals more of the story of the world’s we came to know in the hit series focusing on the story of the House Targaryen.
The first season of House of the Dragon is due to premiere on HBO and HBO Max sometime this year, though no date has yet been set. It will consist of only 10 episodes. Check out the official teaser trailer below.
Created by Martin and Ryan Condal who will be joined by Miguel Sapochnik, who directed 6 episodes of Game of Thrones, as showrunners.
The series stars Paddy Considine as King Viserys I Targaryen, Emma D’Arcy as Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen, Olivia Cooke as Lady Alicent Hightower, Matt Smith as Prince Daemon Targaryen, Rhys Ifans as Ser Otto Hightower, Steve Toussaint as Lord Coryls Velaryon, Eve Best as Princess Rhaenys Velaryon, Sonoya Mizuno as Mysaria, Faben Frankel as Ser Criston Cole, and Graham McTAvish as Ser Harrold Westerling. Also featured are Wil Johnson as Ser Vaemond Velaryon, John Macmillan as Ser Laenor Velaryon, Savannah Steyn as Lady Laena Velayron, and Theo Nate as Ser Laenor Velaryon.