House of the Dragon season 1 final episode crossed 9.3 million viewers worldwide and became HBO’s most-watched series finale since the predecessor series ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8. The sources confirmed that the final episode of House of the Dragon season 1 has surpassed ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8 to become the most-viewed HBO title ever in Latin America, Europe, Southeast Asia, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.
House of the Dragon is based on the book by George R. R. Martin. The series is developed by Ryan Condal. The cast is Paddy Considine as King Viserys I Targaryen, Matt Smith as Daemon Targaryen, Emma D’Arcy as Rhaenyra Targaryen, Rhys Ifans as Ser Otto Hightower, Steve Toussaint as Lord Corlys Velaryon, Eve Best as Princess Rhaenys Targaryen, Sonoya Mizuno as Mysaria, and Olivia Cooke as Alicent Hightower.
How Did House of the Dragon Season 1 End?
House of the Dragon season 1 ends up with the death of Rhaenyra Targaryen’s secondborn son Prince Lucerys. The one-eyed Aemond wants to fight Lucerys, but he is not interested. Borros Baratheon allowed Lucerys to leave on his dragon. When Lucerys was back at his home, Aemond chased Lucerys with his dragon Vhagar. Unfortunately, Lucerys and his dragon Arrax couldn’t handle Vhagar, and it kills Lucerys and Arrax. In the end, Daemon informs Rhaenyra about Lucerys’ death, which makes her devastated and enraged.
House of the Dragon has been renewed for season 2.