After the fifth episode of House of the Dragon got here to an finish on Sunday, the sneak peek at episode six confirmed the arrival of the time bounce that has been talked about because the present started. House of the Dragon will leap a decade into the long run for subsequent week’s episode, and which means a few characters will likely be performed by totally different actors going ahead. This contains two of the principle characters: Rhaenrya Targaryen and Alicent Hightower.
The first 5 episodes star Emily Carey as Lady Alicent, the younger lady who turns into queen after King Viserys’ first spouse dies in childbirth. Beginning in subsequent week’s episode, the character will likely be performed by Olivia Cooke. Carey just lately broke down her closing outing as Alicent with Variety, and revealed that she and Cooke did not meet for fairly a very long time, regardless of taking part in the identical character.
“We did not even meet for a really very long time,” Carey stated of Cooke. “So a lot occurs inside that 10-year hole…we’re going from virtually youngsters into fully-fledged ladies. There’s an entire load of rising as much as do in that blend, so it is sort of like we’re taking part in fully totally different folks.”
Carey went on to say that it was tough to take possession of her function with out with the ability to learn the entire scripts, however that they are excited to observe Cooke does with Alicent going ahead.
“It’s very unusual, having this a lot this a lot freedom and this a lot possession of a job, after which not even with the ability to learn the remainder of the scripts, as a result of it was so prime secret,” Carey defined. “I’m extremely excited to see Olivia and Emma [D’Arcy, who plays the adult Rhaenyra] do their factor. They are each the loveliest folks ever, and I’ve admired Olivia as work for years and years. So to have the ability to hand off a job to her of all folks fills me with a lot pleasure and delight.”
“I simply can’t wait to see the episodes and truly watch the present with the viewer, and never be cringing at myself,” she added. “I can really take it in from an viewers’s perspective, which is sort of good.”
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