In the next episodes of “House of the Dragon”, a great time jumpso some actors will be changed. In addition, we will be able to see Rhaenyra Targaryen form a family with her first husband and other relationships that have not yet been revealed in the HBO Max series.
From the second half of the program, the actress who plays the princess of Dragonstone will change her character Milly Alcock to Emma D’Arcyin order to show the passage of time.
In the same way, Emily Carey will no longer be the young version of Alicent Hightowerto give way to Olivia Cooke as her mature stage.
In accordance with the book “Fire and Blood”, Rhaenyra Targaryen gave birth to six babies, although one of them, a little girl named Visenya, was stillborn. Next, we will explain to you who are those who were able to grow and were important in the Dance with Dragons.
WHO ARE THE CHILDREN OF RHAENYRA TARGARYEN?
1. Jacaerys Velaryon
Prince Jacaerys Velaryon, also called JaceHe was the first son of Rhaenyra Targaryen and Laenor Velaryon. Although he was recognized by her first husband, it was rumored that he was actually It was the fruit of his affair with Harwin Strongwho served as the princess’s personal guard.
He was born in 114 AD and he had dark hair, different from the characteristic platinum of its official parents. It was Vermax Dragon Rider and was made Prince of Dragonstone after his mother’s coronation.
He was betrothed to Baela Targaryen, the daughter of Daemon Targaryen and Laena Velaryon. In “House of the Dragon” will be played by Leo Hart and Harry Colletbecause they will show different stages of their life.
2. Lucerys Velaryon
Lucerys Velaryon, known as LukeHe is the second son of Rhaenyra Targaryen and Laenor Velaryon. Due to his dark hair color, he was also suspected to be the illegitimate son of Harwin Strong.
He was born in 115 AD and became the dragon rider of Arrax. In “House of the Dragon” will be played by Elliot Grihault and Harvey Sadler. He was betrothed to Rhaena Targaryen, the daughter of Daemon Targaryen and Laena Velaryon.
3. Joffrey Velaryon
Joffrey Velaryon, also known as Joff, was the third son of Rhaenyra Targaryen and Laenor Velaryon. It was also rumored that he was the son of Harwin Strong. He was born in 117 AD and was named after his father’s friend (and lover), Joffrey Lonmouth.
4. Aegon III Targaryen
Aegon was the fourth son of Rhaenyra, but the first she had with her second husband and uncle, Daemon Targaryen. The yes she had platinum hair typical of Valyrian blood.
He was born in 120 AD and, in his adult stage, was called Aegon “The Unhappy One”, as he was marked by the terrible events that occurred in the Dance with Dragons. In his youth, his dragon was Stormcloudthough he would later develop a dislike for these beasts.
Probably, it will have more participation from the second season of “House of the Dragon”.
5. Viserys II Targaryens
Viserys was the fifth son of Rhaenyra. and the second he had with Daemon Targaryen. He was born in 122 AD and was named after his grandfather.
He also had two sisters on his father’s side: Baela and Rhaena Targaryen. He and Aegon II were the only ones to survive the Targaryen civil war.
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT “HOUSE OF THE DRAGON”
PERSONAL DATA OF RHAENYRA TARGARYEN
- Birth name: Rhaenyra Targaryens
- Date of Birth: 97 AD
- Date of death: 130 AD
- Title: Princess of Dragonstone, Queen of the Andals and the Rhoynar and the First Men, Lady of the Seven Kingdoms
- Alias: The Kingdom’s Delight, The Mid-Year Queen
- Filiation: House Targaryens, House Velaryon
- Fathers: Viserys I Targaryen and Aemma Arryn
- Husbands: Laenor Velaryon and Daemon Targaryen
- Dragon: syrax
- Faction: The Blacks MORE DETAILS HERE.
WHAT IS THE LINK BETWEEN DAENERYS AND VISERYS FROM “HOUSE OF THE DRAGON”?
Viserys Targaryen was born in 77 AD and the civil war known as the Dance with Dragons began in 129 AD Meanwhile, Daenerys was born in 281 AD152 years after the great conflict that would mark the beginning of the end of the Targaryen dynasty.
If we take into account the family tree, Daenerys would be the great-great-granddaughter of King Viserys I.since it is his offspring that continues to reign Westeros until the rule of Aerys IIthe father of the “Mother of Dragons” known as “The Mad King”. MORE DETAILS HERE
HOW IS SYRAX, THE DRAGON OF RHAENYRA TARGARYEN?
Syrax was a relatively young female dragon.so her first and only rider was Rhaenyra Targaryen, who rode her for the first time when she was only seven years old.
She is one of the few dragons that have been seen in the series, so took care to lay a lot of eggs. MORE DETAILS HERE.
TECHNICAL SHEET OF “HOUSE OF THE DRAGON”
- Original name: “House of the Dragon”
- Genders: action, adventure, fantasy, drama
- Country of origin: USA
- original language: English
- Creators: Ryan J. County and George R.R. Martin
- Music: ramin jawadi
- Distributor: Warner Bros Domestic Television Distribution
- Broadcaster: HBO
- Seasons: 1
- Number of episodes: 10
WHY DID THE TARGARYENS MARRY AMONG THEMSELVES?
During the first episode of “House of The Dragon” and in the series of books of the same name mention is made of a little-known characteristic: that the Targaryens practice inbreeding.
The reason for this questionable decision, which involves marrying into members of the same family, is also explained in the series. KNOW MORE DETAILS HERE.
CAST OF “HOUSE OF THE DRAGON”
- Emma D’Arcy as the adult version of Rhaenyra Targaryen
- Milly Alcock as young Rhaenyra Targaryen
- Olivia Cooke as the adult version of Alicent Hightower
- Emily Carey as young Alicent Hightower
- Paddy Considine as King Viserys Targaryen
- matt smith as Daemon Targaryen
- Eve Best as Rhaenys Targaryen
- Steve Toussaint as Corlys Velaryon
- Rhys Ifans as Otto Hightower
- John Macmillan as the adult version of Laenor Velaryon
- Theo Nate as young Laenor Velaryon
- Savannah Steyn as Laena Velaryon: daughter of Rhaenys and Corlys Velaryon
WHO ARE THE CHILDREN OF ALICENT HIGHTOWER?
Last Sunday, September 4, the third chapter of “House of the Dragon” premiered, the successful prequel to “Game of Thrones”. So, in this episode, we find out that Alicent Hightower had a son with King Viserys I, whom they named Aegon. Also, she was pregnant with her second baby.
In this way, some viewers may wonder how many children the marriage had in total. In that sense, we explain what he tells us the work of the writer George RR Martin on the offspring of this couple. MORE DETAILS HERE.