House of the Dragon 2022 Movie Review

House of the Dragon 2022 Tv Show Review Online

Creators: Ryan J. Condal, George R.R. Martin
Stars; Paddy Considine, Olivia Cooke, Emma D’Arcy

“House of the Dragon 2022” HBO’s first spin-off series from its unprecedented behemoth “Game of Thrones,” will premiere on August 21, the network announced Wednesday. HBO also revealed a new poster for the series and additional footage from the show, which you can check out below.

Set two centuries before the events of “Game of Thrones,” the ten-episode prequel series will depict how House Targaryens fell into a bitter and brutal civil war known as the Dance of the Dragons, heralding the beginning of the end for the family. ruler of Westeros.

The series was created by author George R. R. Martin and Ryan J. Condal, based on Martin’s novel “Fire & Blood.” Condal and director Miguel Sapochnik are executive producers and co-showrunners of the series; Martin and Vince Gerardis also executive produce along with Sara Hess, Jocelyn Diaz, Ron Schmidt, Clare Kilner, Geeta V. Patel, and Greg Yaitanes.

Like the original series, “House of the Dragon” features an extensive cast, with a smaller core group of characters including Paddy Considine (as King Viserys I), Emmy D’Arcy (as Princess Rhaenrya, Viserys’s first daughter and his heiress). apparent), Matt Smith, Rhys Ifans, Olivia Cooke, and Fabien Frankel.

The show will also feature Steve Toussaint, Eve Best, Sonoya Mizuno, Ryan Corr, Jefferson Hall, David Horovitch, Graham McTavish, Matthew Needham, Bill Paterson and Gavin Spokes.

The release date means “House of the Dragon” has a bit of a head start on the other massive fantasy series of the year serving as a prequel to a hugely popular and acclaimed original adaptation: “The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power.” ”. Amazon Prime Video announced in August 2021 that “The Rings of Power” will premiere on the streamer on September 2.

In February, Martin announced on his personal blog that filming for season 1 of “House of the Dragon” had finished. “I’ve seen preview versions of some of them and love them,” Martin wrote. “Of course, much more work needs to be done. Special effects, color sync, score, all the post-production work. But the writing, the direction, the acting all look great. I hope you like them as much as I do”.

The same month, HBO and HBO Max boss Casey Bloys told Variety that “it’s probably a pretty good bet” for the network to order a second season of the show. “Generally speaking, we tend to let something air out and see how it goes, but obviously we’ll do the preparations ahead of time to make sure we’re ahead of the game,” he said.

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