House of the Dragon has been officially in works at HBO which will serve as the prequel spinoff to Game of Thrones series. While the last season of Game of Thrones wasn’t received well by fans, everyone still loves the dragons and wants to see more of the mystical creatures. The Targaryen family in GOT world is the only one that tamed the dragons and their group is known as the house of the dragon, just like the Starks are related to wolves.
George RR Martin himself is attached to the project and it has been given a green light by the producers at HBO. Here is everything you need to know about ‘House of the Dragon’ trailer, release date, cast, plot spoilers and connection with Game of Thrones show.
House of the Dragon Trailer and Release Date
House of the Dragon release date could be earliest in 2022 given how the show has yet to start filming and even the script is not finalized yet. Casey Bloys, the programming chief from HBO shared some important details about the Game of Thrones prequel.
#GameOfThrones prequel series 'House of the Dragon' is aiming for a 2022 release
— Game of Thrones Facts (@thronesfacts) January 15, 2020
The HBO series will be co-created by Ryan Condal and George RR Martin and Miguel Sapochnik (director for episodes like Battle of the Bastards, The Long Night) will also be attached to the project. As for the ‘House of the Dragon’ trailer, HBO has already released an animated trailer announcing the show and the official trailer will also be out by the next year.
House of the Dragon Cast, Plot and Game of Thrones Connection
Game of Thrones prequel Spin-off ‘House of the Dragon’ plot could revolve around the establishment of the Targaryen dynasty. Aegon Targaryen and his sisters Visenya and Rhaenys conquered the seven kingdoms with the help of their Dragons which is also known as Aegon’s conquest could be the main plotline of the show.
House of the Dragon could also span over several decades showing different Targaryen rules based on the ‘Fire and Blood’ book by GRRM. As for the cast, Naomi Watts was finalized for the other GOT spinoff ‘Bloodmoon’ which is now canceled and fans are hoping that she could be roped in to play Visenya along with Charlie Hunnam as Aegon in House of the Dragon TV series.