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‘House of the Dragon’ Merch Gives Targaryen Fans a Sneak Peek of the ‘Game of Thrones’ Spinoff

If a $2.2 million Fabergé dragon egg is beyond your measly smallfolk budget, fear not, House Targaryen devotees. Ahead next month’s House of the Dragon premiere, fans can get a taste of the Game of Thrones prequel series with new show-inspired merch that won’t require all of your Gold Dragon coins. Starting today, the WB Shop will […]

‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel ‘House of the Dragon’ Trailer Revealed

Dragons have returned to HBO. A new trailer for the long-awaited Game of Thrones prequel series House of the Dragon has been released (below). The series is set 200 years before the events in the original series, which became HBO’s biggest hit ever and the most Emmy-winning drama of all time. The new series is […]

‘House of the Dragon’ Premiere Date Revealed by HBO

The return to the world of Game of Thrones at last has a premiere date. House of the Dragon comes to HBO on Aug. 21. The network announced the date of the long-awaited prequel series Wednesday morning, along with a teaser poster. The Aug. 21 date means House of the Dragon will debut 12 days […]

From ‘And Just Like That’ to ‘Westworld’: 20 Questions With HBO/Max’s Casey Bloys

Eighteen months ago, Casey Bloys’ biggest concern was the future of Game of Thrones. Now, the HBO and HBO Max programming chief is in the midst of getting a new corporate parent, busy overseeing a sprawling content portfolio that includes revivals of some of HBO’s most iconic shows for the years-old streamer, navigating the complex […]

‘Halo’ Scores Early Season 2 Renewal at Paramount+

Halo is getting an early second season renewal at Paramount+. The news, which arrives more than a month before the video game adaptation’s March 24 debut, comes as little surprise as the big-budget series has been in the works for more than eight years and is already on its third platform — and third showrunner. […]

Peter Dinklage Shares Mixed Emotions Over Upcoming ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Series

Peter Dinklage has mixed emotions about the upcoming Games of Thrones prequel series House of the Dragon. The actor, who won several awards, including an Emmy, for his portrayal of Tyrion Lannister on the original HBO program, was a recent guest on Marc Maron’s WTF podcast. The duo discussed Dinklage’s life and career before landing […]

Faberge and ‘Game of Thrones’ Reveal the Dragon Egg That Sold for $2.2M

That iconic theme song practically starts playing upon laying eyes on Fabergé’s decadent Game of Thrones dragon egg. But if you were hoping to add the $2.22 million hand-forged creation to your collection, well, that Targaryen ship has sailed. The luxurious “commemorative egg objet” was sold to an anonymous U.S. buyer in April shortly after […]

‘House of the Dragon’ Has “Different Tone” From ‘Game of Thrones,’ Director Explains

House of the Dragon co-showrunner Miguel Sapochnik is breaking his silence on his highly anticipated Game of Thrones prequel series. During a Hollywood Reporter interview about his upcoming postapocalyptic Apple movie Finch, the two-time Emmy winner took a couple of questions about his highly anticipated HBO fantasy drama, which is set roughly 200 years before […]

‘House of the Dragon’ Casts Graham McTavish, Jefferson Hall and 5 More Actors

The Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon is revealing more of its sprawling cast. The HBO fantasy drama has announced seven more castmembers, including confirming the previously rumored casting of Scottish actor Graham McTavish, a veteran of Outlander and the Hobbit trilogy. Also among the newly confirmed cast is British actor Jefferson Hall, […]

‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel ‘House of the Dragon’ Pauses Production Due to COVID Exposure

Game of Thrones prequel The House of the Dragon has paused production in the UK for two days due to an exposure to COVID-19 involving a Zone A individual among the cast and crew. “As part of the rigorous testing implemented for all production employees, a Zone A production member on House of the Dragon […]

HBO Max Chief Casey Bloys Says “We Have Enough Money” to Compete With Rivals

HBO and HBO Max chief content officer Casey Bloys isn’t sweating his programming budget. Speaking to reporters at WarnerMedia’s Hudson Yards headquarters Tuesday morning, the executive says “we have enough money” to compete in the streaming wars. “Right now, I feel like we have got enough to do the programing we need to do, but […]

‘Outlander’ Star Confirms He’s Been Secretly Cast in HBO’s ‘House of the Dragon’

Outlander and The Hobbit actor Graham McTavish has confirmed rumors that he’s been cast in the Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon. While HBO isn’t commenting or confirming the casting, the actor was reportedly spotted in costume on the set and now says in a new interview with the U.K. fashion magazine Stylist […]