House of the Dragon Episode 6 review: Time jump makes show look new

House of the Dragon Episode 6 review: Time jump makes show look new

After the dramatic end to Episode 5 of 'House of the Dragon', the latest episode begins with a 10-year time jump.

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The most notable change came with the introduction of the character of Alicent, played by Olivia Cooke.

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Furthermore, Rhaenyra has been recast with Emma D'Arcy playing the role.

The show opens with Rhaenyra in labor, about to give birth to her third son.

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Several fans wondered why Milly Alcock and Emily Carey couldn’t just play the old characters throughout the show.

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One reason for the switch is the show required the leads as teens during certain major events in their lives.

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Meanwhile, several of the older male characters are still being played by the same actors.

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While Olivia Cooke has a net worth of $2 million, Emma D'Arcy's net worth is estimated to be $500,000 in 2022.

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