House of the Dragon episode 5 trailer is out. HBO has unveiled a preview for subsequent week’s episode of the Game of Thrones prequel sequence, teasing a royal marriage ceremony that will erupt into bloodshed inside the Targaryen family. Titled “We Light the Way,” House of the Dragon episode 5 picks up proper after King Viserys (Paddy Considine) declared marriage to strengthen the alliance between the Targaryen and Velaryon households. House of the Dragon episode 5 premieres on September 18 at 6:30am IST/ September 17 at 9pm ET on Disney+ Hotstar and HBO Max, respectively.
The trailer for House of the Dragon episode 5 begins with a wedding proposal, as Viserys decides to marry his daughter Princess Rhaenyra (Milly Alcock) to Laenor Velaryon (John Macmillan) — son of Princess Rhaenys (Eve Best) and Lord Corlys Velaryon (Steve Toussant). The matrimony will type a direct hyperlink between the strongest homes in the realm, additional strengthening Rhaenyra’s declare to the Iron Throne. “I hope to herald in a second age of dragons,” says Viserys, as he prepares to evacuate his seat in the coming future.
The marriage proposal is available in the wake of surprising developments in House of the Dragon episode 4, — out now on Disney+ Hotstar and HBO Max — the place Rhaenyra and her uncle Prince Daemon (Matt Smith) had their first romantic encounter, although it was in the end reduce brief. With the seed planted for their future relationship, the princess now focuses on her royal marriage ceremony. It is price noting that lore-wise, Laenor is a identified gay in the lands, missing curiosity in girls and surrounding himself with good-looking younger males. Since all Viserys cares about is discovering an inheritor to the throne, he presents the thought of marriage anyway.
The House of the Dragon episode 5 trailer then cuts to show the penalties of such an alliance. “Rhaenyra’s succession will be challenged. Knives will come out,” Rhaenys tells her husband, as a band of males led by Criston Cole (Fabien Frankel) make an look at the royal marriage ceremony. As is the custom with Game of Thrones tales, this one is bloody as properly, with Cole and his cruel group slaughtering all members at the ceremony, with key targets being Rhaenyra and Laenor.
Between all the chaos in House of the Dragon episode 5 trailer, Sir Otto Hightower (Rhys Ifans) foresees the king’s loss of life, stating that Rhaenyra’s succession will result in conflict. “Prepare Aegon to rule,” he tells his tearful daughter Alicent (Emily Carey), who married Viserys in episode 3, giving beginning to the youngster — Aegon Targaryen.
Earlier this month, House of the Dragon co-showrunner Miguel Sapochnik stepped down from the sequence. From season 2 onwards, he will probably be credited as an government producer for the Game of Thrones prequel sequence, giving manner for Alan Taylor to take over. Taylor — identified for his work on early Game of Thrones episodes — will companion with Ryan J. Condal and ship the upcoming seasons for House of the Dragon, in shut collaboration with writer George R.R. Martin.
New House of the Dragon episodes air each Monday at 6:30am IST on Disney+ Hotstar in India, and Sunday at 9pm ET on HBO Max wherever obtainable. Season one consists of 10 episodes.