The prequel is coming.
Practically a yr after HBO introduced it could create a Sport of Thrones prequel, House of the Dragon, the sequence has forged its main man.
The present will happen 300 years earlier than Sport of Thrones and observe members of Home Targaryen (house of Daenerys) over 10 episodes.
The community revealed on Monday, Oct. 5, that Paddy Considine will play King Viserys Targaryen, who’s “chosen by the lords of Westeros to succeed the Previous King, Jaehaerys Targaryen, on the Nice Council at Harrenhal.”
His character is described as a “heat, variety, and respectable man.” The community additional famous, “Viserys solely needs to hold ahead his grandfather’s legacy, however as we have discovered from Sport of Thrones, good males don’t essentially make for nice kings.”
Considine, 47, has beforehand appeared on HBO’s The Third Day and The Outsider, in addition to on Peaky Blinders and The way to Construct a Woman. The Staffordshire native has gained two BAFTA Awards.