House of the Dragon filming in Spain: Matt Smith in Granada; Cáceres is King’s Landing!

House of the Dragon has a new stronghold: Castillo de la Calahorra, a 16h Century Castle in Granada, Spain

House of the Dragon’s latest stronghold: Castillo de la Calahorra, a 16h Century Castle in Spain

House of the Dragon moves south! We last saw Matt Smith in Cornwell, shooting a scene as Daemon Targaryen at a war council by the sea, likely during the War for the Stepstones. Now, the Rogue Prince is flying south — to a castle in Spain, or whichever part of Westeros it will turn out to be! Also in Spain: Cáceres returns as King’s Landing!

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House of the Dragon confirms seven more cast members, including House Strong!

HOTD cast

McTavish; Hall; Corr

The cast of the Game of Thrones spinoff expands once more, with House of the Dragon announcing several new additions today! Variety confirmed seven more actors for the show, including Graham McTavish, who has made his appearing on HOTD a public secret already. McTavish will be playing the part of Ser Harrold Westerling, a role many speculated for him. Variety was able to confirm his role on the show and make quite a few other exciting announcements.

In addition to McTavish, the new cast members include:

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‘House of the Dragon’ filming continues in England; Tony Woodhead joins cast!


Milly Alcock, far left, seen in dragonriding gear, and Olivia Cooke, stepping out of an ornate carriage during recent filming in Derbyshire, England.

The COVID-19-related pause on production of House of the Dragon, the Targaryen-centered spinoff of Game of Thrones, is long gone — hopefully for the first and only time — as some really intriguing filming was spotted in Derbyshire, England last week.

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HBO Max Continues Game of Thrones Streak with Two More Animated Shows on the Way

King's Landing Dragonpit 7x07 (2) Drogon Dragon Daenerys

In a pre-pandemic world, eons and eons ago, it was announced that a Game of Thrones animated show was in development. We never heard about this again, as the surely curated info HBO has permitted to eke out has thus far pertained to House of the Dragon, as well as occasional news regarding the other in-development live-action shows. But now, for the first time in what seems like an eternity, there’s been an announcement on the animated front. And you know what they say: When it rains, it pours two more GOT animated projects are now in the works, for a total of three.

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