Matt Smith, star of the upcoming Game of Thrones spinoff, House of the Dragon, reveals that he hasn’t watched “a single frame” from the collection.
Matt Smith, star of the upcoming Game of Thrones spin-off, House of the Dragon, reveals that he hasn’t watched “a single frame” from the collection. House of the Dragon will function a prequel collection to the extremely popular fantasy series Game of Thrones, which ran from 2011 to 2019 on HBO. The new spinoff relies on George R.R. Martin’s 2018 novel, “Fire & Blood.” Set 200 years earlier than the occasions of Game of Thrones, House of the Dragon focuses on the start of the top for House Targaryen, and the occasions main as much as the Targaryen civil battle, often known as the Dance of the Dragons.
Alongside Smith, who performs Prince Daemon Targaryen, House of the Dragon additionally contains a supporting solid that includes the likes of Olivia Cooke (Ready Player One), Paddy Considine, Emma D’Arcy, Rhys Ifans, Graham McTavish, Steve Toussaint, Sonoya Mizuno, Ryan Corr, Jefferson Hall, Bill Paterson, and Eve Best. Not lengthy after the Game of Thrones series finale had premiered again in May 2019, HBO made a straight-to-series order for House of the Dragon, with season 1 set to debut someday in 2022 with 10 episodes.
While selling the upcoming Marvel movie Morbius in a current interview with Jake’s Takes, Smith took a while to talk about the forthcoming House of the Dragon and revealed that he has “no idea” what’s in retailer. In truth, the actor admitted he hasn’t watched “a single frame” of footage from the collection. Smith additionally acknowledged that he did not have a look at the monitor in between takes, as he discovered it troublesome to observe himself carrying the blonde wig he dons for his character. Check out Smith’s quote under:
“The truth is, I’ve not seen a single frame so I have no idea what to expect. I didn’t watch the monitor much either. You know, sometimes I do, sometimes I don’t. But on that, I didn’t watch the monitor at all. ‘Cause I couldn’t quite figure myself out in a blonde wig.”
After a 10-month shoot that started in April 2021, HBO had confirmed that production on House of the Dragon was lastly accomplished someday in February of this yr. Smith’s character, Daemon, is the inheritor presumptive to the Iron Throne and youthful brother of King Viserys (Considine). The English actor’s feedback could come as a shock to some, on condition that many House of the Dragon solid and crews members (together with Martin himself) have already had a first-hand have a look at among the collection’ outtakes.
Smith made fairly the title for himself after taking up from David Tennant because the Eleventh Doctor within the beloved British sci-fi collection, Doctor Who. Since then, he has appeared prominently in varied movies and TV collection together with Netflix’s The Crown, Terminator: Genisys, and most lately in Edgar Wright’s horror-thriller, Last Night In Soho. Smith undeniably has rather a lot to stay as much as so far as his performance in House of the Dragon is worried, on condition that he can be following within the footsteps of esteemed actors Emilia Clarke and Kit Harington in enjoying a Targaryen. Smith’s spectacular set of onscreen credit bode nicely for the actor, and promise audiences a distinctive take as one of many heads of the noble dragonlord household when House of the Dragon premieres later this yr.
Source: Jake’s Takes
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