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This is the night that the faithful of House Targaryen have been waiting for. game of thrones prequel series Dragon House finally airing Sunday night on HBO and HBO Maxthere’s no shortage of fantastic firefights, epic alliances, and more dragon realm drama in Westeros.
Dragon House takes place 200 years before the events of game of thrones and stars Matt Smith as Daemon Prince Targaryen, Emma D’Arcy as Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen, Paddy Considine as King Viserys Targaryen, Rhys Ifans as Otto Hightower and Olivia Cooke as the role of Alice Hightower. Daemon is a distant uncle of Daenerys Targaryen, played by Emilia Clarke in the original series based on George RR Martin. A song of ice and fire books.
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Showrunner Ryan Condal said The Hollywood Reporter“I’ve been a fan of these books for 20 years…I was a fan of game of thrones — I watched the pilot the night it aired on HBO and all subsequent episodes. You can’t follow thrones, it’s the Beatles. I’m leaving as a fan to do what I want to see, and I’m happy with what we’ve achieved. The Targaryens are like the Jedi in star wars, where you heard about that time when they were many and powerful and you always wanted to see that. And now you are getting there.
Below, keep reading to find out Dragon Houseepisode release schedule, end date and how to watch the series without cable, plus news game of thrones merch to buy online.
How to broadcast house of dragons Online: premiere date, episode schedule
Dragon House premieres August 21 at 9 p.m. EST / 6 p.m. PT on HBO and HBO Max. The game of thrones The first season of the prequel series spans 10 episodes, each around an hour long. Each episode will air every Sunday, with the finale airing October 23.
Cord cutters can diffuse Dragon House online exclusively online on HBO Max, which costs $10 per month for the ad-supported plan or $15 per month for the ad-free plan. The streamer is currently offering 40% off annual plans for new subscribers who sign up before October 30. The limited-time HBO Max offer takes your first year’s price down to $70 with ads (a $50 savings) or $105 without ads (or $75 off regular price).
Although both packages allow you to watch all eight seasons of game of thrones and the new season Dragon House plus hundreds of TV shows and movies in HBO’s library, only the ad-free option lets you download content for offline viewing and watch select movies in 4K HD.
How to watch Dragon House online for free
You can technically watch Dragon House online for free if you’re a new subscriber to Hulu, which offers a seven-day free trial. After your first week, Hulu’s basic plan starts at $7 per month, and you can add HBO Max for an additional $15 monthly fee.
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AT&T subscribers can also access HBO Max for free with select wireless, Internet, and TV plans, including AT&T Unlimited Elite, AT&T Fiber, and DirecTV Stream Choice. Learn more here.
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