Home of the Dragon is making its massive time soar in its sixth episode, bringing with it a brand new set of actors to tackle the roles of characters like Rhaenyra Targaryen and Alicent Hightower.
Emma D’Arcy and Olivia Cooke are portraying Princess Rhaenyra and Alicent, respectively, after the time soar, taking on from Milly Alcock and Emily Carey. However there are a selection of others becoming a member of the forged to painting numerous key roles.
Ty Tennant is one such actor who shall be portraying an vital character, and the actor shall be acquainted to viewers due to his well-known father: David Tennant.
Who Does David Tennant’s Son Ty Tennant Play in ‘Home of the Dragon’?
Tennant is becoming a member of the present from Episode 6 as Aegon Targaryen, the eldest little one of Alicent Hightower by King Viserys I (Paddy Considine).
In George R. R. Martin’s novels, the civil warfare that nearly destroyed the Targaryen dynasty—referred to as the Dance of the Dragons—begins when Alicent pushes for her son Aegon to take the Iron Throne as a substitute of Princess Rhaenyra, King Viserys’ inheritor.
Which means Tennant is taking over a major position in Home of the Dragon as Aegon will stay a personality of significance all through the fantasy sequence.
It’s unclear how lengthy Tennant shall be within the position given he’s portraying Aegon throughout his teen years, and he might be changed by an older actor in the identical means D’Arcy and Cooke are changing Alcock and Carey.
The actor is the eldest son of David and Georgia Tennant, and his father is greatest identified for portraying the tenth iteration of The Physician in Physician Who.
His mother and father met on the set of the long-lasting present within the episode “The Physician’s Daughter,” they usually married in 2011. Upon getting married David adopted Ty, who Georgia gave start to aged 17.
Tennant determined to observe in his mother and father’ appearing footsteps, and he has appeared in a number of productions together with the J. R. R. Tolkien biopic Tolkien, and TV reveals Warfare of the Worlds and Doom Patrol.
The actor has appeared in three seasons of Epix’s Warfare of the Worlds, and he portrays the character Tom Gresham, the brother of Daisy Edgar-Jones’ Emily.
His maternal grandparents, Peter Davison and Sandra Dickinson, are additionally actors and Davison has additionally beforehand taken on the position of The Physician in Physician Who, he performed the fifth iteration of the character.
Home of the Dragon airs Sundays at 9 p.m. ET on HBO and HBO Max.