House of the Dragon released episode 3 over the weekend on HBO and introduced two key characters in the story. What many fans may not remember is that they are both played by an actor who appeared in the series Game of Thrones and the drama Vikings.
House of the Dragon is the historical drama of the HBO broadcast network that was launched on August 21 to narrate the events that occurred 172 years before the events of Game of Thrones. Set in Westeros, the series follows the Targaryen family and their internal struggle for the Iron Throne, which unleashes a fiery war.
In episode 3 of the first season of House of the Dragon, entitled ‘Second of his name’, broadcast last Sunday, September 4, fans saw the arrival of the new heir Aegon, the first male descendant of King Viserys Targaryen (Paddy Considine) and the possible successor on the Iron Throne.
The weekend installment was also highlighted by the appearance of two key characters in the story of episode 3 of House of the Dragon. As had been said long before the debut of the new HBO drama, the Lannister ancestors that fans met in Game of Thrones would be part of the prequel.
The members of House Lannister who are very close to King Viserys Targaryen in House of the Dragon are the twins Jason and Tyland, both played by the actor. Jefferson Hall. While the former is the lord of Casterly Rock, the latter stands out for his political and calculating side.
Importantly, Jefferson Hall He is the only actor from Game of Thrones who participates in the cast of House of the Dragon. In the main HBO drama, he played Hugh del Valle in the first season of the series that ran for 8 installments on the air and ended with a divisive conclusion that still has fans upset and clamoring for a proper ending.
It turns out that Jefferson Hall is also widely known for its role in the historical drama vikingsthe series of History Channel which concluded through Amazon Prime Video after 6 seasons. in this program played Torstein, a good friend of Ragnar Lodbrok (Travis Finmel) and Floki, and was one of the Viking warriors who sailed with him to the west of England from Kattegat.