Los Angeles, December 31 (PTI) Celebrity author George RR Martin says he watched the pilot episode of HBO’s upcoming “Game of Thrones” prequel series “House of the Dragon” and have it. really loved it.
Based on Martin’s book “Fire & Blood,” “House of the Dragon” takes place over 300 years before the events of “Game of Thrones,” which ended its eight seasons on HBO in 2019.
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The show tells the story of House Targaryen and the Targaryen Civil War, known as the “Dance of the Dragons”.
In a post on his official blog, Martin said he saw the “raw” from the first episode.
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“I’m looking forward to ‘House of the Dragon’ myself, for what it’s worth. Okay, I’m not objective. And I know a lot about what you’re going to see. (I, uh, writes the book).
“Also … mum is the word now, don’t tell anyone … I saw a rough cut of the first episode. And I loved it. It’s dark, it’s powerful, it’s is visceral … how I love my epic fantasy, “said the 73-year-old writer.
Martin praised showrunners Ryan Condal and Miguel Sapochnik for doing an “amazing job” with the series.
“Ryan and Miguel did an amazing job, and the cast… just like with GAME OF THRONES, most viewers will only have heard of a few of the cast, but I think you’re going to fall in love with a lot of them. between them. (Only to be heartbroken later when… but no, that would be revealing), ”he wrote.
“House of the Dragon” will feature an ensemble cast of Paddy Considine, Emma D’Arcy, Olivia Cooke, Matt Smith, Rhys Ifans, Steve Toussaint, Eve Best, Sonoya Mizuno and Fabien Frankel. The series will debut on HBO in 2022.
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