Production on the upcoming Game Of Thrones prequel, House Of The Dragon, is officially underway.
The series will be set 300 years before Game Of Thrones, focusing on the Targaryen family.
The news was announced via the show’s Twitter account, as they shared a photo of Matt Smith, who plays Prince Daemon Targaryen.
— House of the Dragon (@HouseofDragon) April 26, 2021
The post said: “Matt Smith as Prince Daemon Targaryen. The @HBO original series #HouseoftheDragon is officially in production and coming to @HBOMax in 2022.”
HBO also shared a photo of the cast reading over the script, while seated at separate tables.
Stars such as Emma D’Arcy, Steve Toussaint, Olivia Cooke and Paddy Considine were also at the table read.
— 🔥 Game of Thrones 🔥 (@GameOfThrones) April 26, 2021