The prequel series “Game of Thrones” will probably not return until 2024.
House Targaryen prepares for war. Production on Season 2 of the “Game of Thrones” prequel series “House of the Dragon” has begun in the United Kingdom at Leavesden Studios, HBO announced Tuesday.
“The House of the Dragon is back. We are thrilled to once again be filming with members of our original family as well as new talent on both sides of the camera,” said Ryan Condal, co-creator and showrunner of the series. “Soon, all your favorite characters will be conspiring at the council tables, marching with their armies, and riding their dragons into battle.” We can’t wait to share what we have in store.”
Season 1 of “House of the Dragon” premiered in August 2022, with the season finale in October. Production for the season began in April 2021 and ran until roughly February 2022. In an interview The face from last year, according to cast member Ewan Mitchell, Season 2 will shoot for “eight months” in 2023; if true, in-season production would last until December.
A release date for the season has not been announced. In an interview Species In February, HBO chief content officer Casey Bloys said that sometime in 2024 would be a “good guess” when the fantasy epic would return.
HBO’s wildly popular ‘Game of Thrones’, itself based on George RR Martin’s ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ fantasy novel series, ‘House of the Dragon’ is adapted from Martin’s 2018 prequel ‘Fire & Blood’. Set 200 years before Game of Thrones, House of Dragons focuses on House Targaryen, the ruling family of the continent of Westeros, and the civil war between them due to the succession crisis. Season 1 was a huge hit, with the premiere episode attracting almost 10 million viewers. Martin has stated that he wants the series to run for four seasons, and HBO is currently developing other “Game of Thrones” spinoffs.
The series stars Matt Smith, Olivia Cooke, Emma D’Arcy, Eve Best, Steve Toussaint, Fabien Frankel, Ewan Mitchell, Tom Glynn-Carney, Sonoya Mizuno and Rhys Ifans. Returning cast members for season two include Harry Collett, Bethany Antonia, Phoebe Campbell, Phia Saban, Jefferson Hall, and Matthew Needham.
He created the series together with Condal Martin, and presented the 1st season together with Miguel Sapochnik. Sapochnik has since exited the series, and Condal will serve as sole showrunner going forward. Martin and Condal executive produce “House of the Dragon” with Sara Hess, Alan Taylor, Melissa Bernstein, Kevin de la Noy, Loni Peristere and Vince Gerardis.
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