DISCOVER ALL THE NEWS ABOUT HOUSE OF THE DRAGON EPISODE 1! RELEASE DATE AND MORE.
After debuting in 2011, Game of Thrones has grown into one of the greatest television series in the world. Although it ended in 2019, the success of the series means it’s no surprise that HBO has considered several sequels, spin-offs, and prequels to continue exploring the world of Westeros.
Even before the end of Game of Thrones, HBO began to develop several ideas to continue the adventure, including a prequel set during the Age of Heroes. A pilot was commissioned, with Naomi Watts leading the cast, but the series, created by Jane Goldman and George R.R. Martin, was not selected. While the first attempt was unsuccessful, HBO hasn’t given up and is moving forward with House of the Dragon.
Once again co-created by Martin, who is developing it with Ryan Condal, Game of Thrones director Miguel Sapochnik will be the co-showrunner alongside Condal. After House Targaryen, House of the Dragon will take place hundreds of years before Game of Thrones. We tell you all about the release of episode 1 of House Of The Dragon on OCS!
WHAT IS THE RELEASE DATE FOR HOUSE OF THE DRAGON EPISODE 1?
The most reliable sources claim that the release date of Episode 1 of Season 1 of House Of The Dragon is set for 2022. And to add more valuable information to this list, we want to let you know that this series will consist of ten episodes.
Originally, House Of The Dragon had received a direct series order in October 2019. Due to all the delays, the team had started their casting at the beginning of July 2020. And at the beginning of the month from April 2020, in the UK, the crew started the main filming. And now we’re just a few months away from the most anticipated prequel to the ‘Game of Thrones TV series.
WHO IS AT THE CASTING OF HOUSE OF THE DRAGON?
Let’s start with King Viserys I Targaryen, who is the King of the Seven Kingdoms. This role is played by Patrick George Considine. Next, Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen. She is Viserys’ firstborn child. This role was accepted and performed by Emma Zia D’Arcy.
The role of Queen Alicent Hightower, who is the daughter of Otto Hightower, was played by Olivia Catherine Cooke Wilde. Then the role of young Alicent Hightower was played by Emily Joanna Carey.
Matthew Robert Smith became Prince Daemon Targaryen. Rhys Ifans became Ser Otto Hightower. The role of the “sea serpent”, Lord Corlys Velaryon, was played by Steve Toussaint. Emily “Eve” Best became Princess Rhaenys Velaryon, who is the wife of Lord Corlys. Sonoya Mizuno has become Maria.
Graham James McTavish played Ser Harrold Westerling. Ryan Corr played the role of Ser Harwin Strong. Jefferson Hall performed his role as Lord Jason Lannister / Ser Tyland Lannister. David Horovitch played the role of Grand Mestre Mellos.
The role of Larys Strong was played by Matthew Needham. William Tulloch Paterson had played the role of Lord Lyman Beesbury. And Gavin Spokes had played Lord Lyonel Strong.