The brand new trailer for the much-anticipated 10-part Recreation of Thrones prequel, Home of the Dragon, has dropped forward of the present’s premiere on August 21, and it’s hoping to fill the void HBO’s hit sequence left when it wrapped in 2019.
Set 200 years earlier than the unique sequence, it chronicles the start of the top of our favorite blonde, dragon-riding household, Home Targaryen, and the occasions main as much as the Targaryen civil struggle.
It would see Matt Smith, the actor who portrayed the late Prince Philip in The Crown, don royal regalia of a distinct variety as Prince Daemon Targaryen — a youthful brother to King Viserys and inheritor to the iron throne — whereas sporting the identical platinum locks followers will keep in mind from GOT.
The trailer additionally reveals the nice households of Stark and Baratheon swearing allegiance to King Viserys Targaryen, performed by Paddy Considine, and his inheritor Princess Rhaenyra, performed by Emma D’Arcy.
“Historical past doesn’t keep in mind blood. It remembers names,” viewers hear.
It additionally stars Aussie Milly Alcock, Rhys Ifans, Olivia Cooke and Eve Finest.
“That is one thing else, and must be one thing else,” co-showrunner Miguel Sapochnik stated to the Hollywood Reporter final 12 months.
“It’s a distinct crew, completely different individuals, completely different tone. Hopefully, it is going to be seen as one thing else. Nevertheless it should earn that — it gained’t occur in a single day. Hopefully, followers will take pleasure in it for the factor that it’s.”