In front House of the DragonOn HBO’s 2022 debut, writer George RR Martin shares his thoughts on the upcoming spin-off. And according to him, the fans “won’t be disappointed”.
“I saw a rough cut of the first episode. And loved it. It’s dark, it’s powerful, it’s visceral … just the way I like my epic fantasy, “Martin wrote on his blogbefore adding, “I think the Targaryens are in very good hands.”
Based on the author’s book from 2018, Fire & blood, the new game of Thrones The series tells the story of the House of Targaryen 200 to 300 years before the reign of the Mad King and Daenerys Stormborn.
The series, co-designed by Martin, stars Emma D’Arcy as Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen, Matt Smith as Prince Daemon Targaryen, Steve Toussaint as Lord Corlys Velaryon, Olivia Cooke as Alicent Hightower and Rhys Ifans as Otto Hightower and 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.
House of the Dragon is co-showrunners Ryan Condal (who is also co-creator) and director Miguel Sapochnik, executive producers Vince Gerardis and Ron Schmid, EP / writer Sara Hess, directors Clare Kilner and Geeta V. Patel and the director to be directed / Co-EP Greg Yaitanes.
“Ryan and Miguel did a great job,” revealed Martin, teasing that viewers will soon become big fans of the cast. “And the cast… just like Game of Thrones, most viewers will only have heard of a few actors, but I think you will fall in love with a lot of them. (Just to have your heart broken later, if … but no, that would be telling). “
The news comes after HBO shared the first official teaser in October, before more new footage is revealed in an upcoming look at what’s coming in 2022.
Reference from etonline