Milly Alcock and Emily Carey have joined the solid of the Recreation of Thrones prequel collection, Home of Dragons, in response to Selection. The actresses are set to play the youthful counterparts of Rhaenyra Targaryen (Emma D’Arcy) and Alicent Hightower (Olivia Cooke).
The prequel, which is about 300 years previous to the occasions of Recreation of Thrones, is predicated on George R.R. Martin’s e book Fireplace & Blood and can inform the story of Home Targaryen. Alcock has been solid to play Princess Rhaenyera Targaryen, who isn’t solely the king’s first-born youngster, however she was born with pure Valyrian blood and can be a dragon rider. D’Arcy’s casting was beforehand introduced again in December.
The Targaryens aren’t the one household being represented within the Home of Dragons. Alicent Hightower is the daughter of Otto Hightower, the Hand of the King. Cooke was featured within the first set of solid photographs that HBO unveiled at the beginning of filming. Carey has been solid to painting her youthful self, maybe through the time that she was raised within the Pink Maintain, throughout the king’s innermost circle.
In Fireplace & Blood, Rhaenyra and Alicent develop into fierce rivals, each vying for the distinction of claiming the throne for themselves and their very own heirs. Home Targaryen’s historical past is full of intrigue, drama, and even a little bit of romance in between just a few battles with dragons. Alcock and Carey be part of an ever-growing solid checklist that features Paddy Considine, Rhys Ifans, Steve Toussaint, Eve Finest, Fabien Frankel, Sonoya Mizuno, and Matt Smith as Prince Daemon Targaryen.
George R. R. Martin and Ryan Condal will function co-creators on the collection, with Condal and Miguel Sapochnik as showrunners. Sapochnik will direct the pilot and extra episodes, with the addition of Clare Kilner, Geeta V. Patel, and Greg Yaitanes who’ve been introduced as administrators for the collection.
Home of Dragons is scheduled to reach in 2022.
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