Everything We Know About House of the Dragon—HBO's Game of Thrones Prequel

Calling all Game of Thrones fans—it's official, HBO is finally releasing the prequel, House of the Dragon!

Ever since Game of Thrones wrapped up, it's felt like something vital has been missing in our lives. But with the announcement of House of the Dragon, we couldn't be more ecstatic. Want to know when it airs, who's in it and what it's about? Keep scrolling for everything we know about House of the Dragon, HBO's prequel to Game of Thrones.

When does it air?

Jan. 1, 2022


Where can I watch it?



What is it about?

In Game of Thrones, Khaleesi is the Mother of Dragons and her family used to be on the throne. So, in House of the Dragons, we get to see how the Targaryens, her ancestors, came to be, and learn all about their lives.


When and where does it take place?

Based on George R. R. Martin'Fire & Blood book, House of the Dragon will be taking place about 200 years before what happens in Game of Thrones. It will take place all over Westeros.


Will there be any characters from Game of Thrones in it?

Since it takes place 200 years before the first season of Game of Thrones, we won't be seeing any of the same characters. But, we do get to see their ancestors.


What main actors and actresses will be in it?

Paddy Considine (King Viserys Targaryen), Olivia Cooke (Alicent Hightower), Emma D'Arcy (Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen), Matt Smith (Prince Daemon Targaryen), Steve Toussaint (Lord Corlys Velaryon), Eve Best (Princess Rhaenys Velaryon), Rhys Ifans (Otto Hightower) and Sonoya Mizuno (Mysaria).


Where can I watch the trailer?

The teaser trailer is available to watch below!

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