House of the Dragon: Rhaenyra and Alicent secretly in love?Actresses confide in

At the Dragon House, Rhaenyra Targaryen and Alicent Hightower have a special relationship.Could it be more than friendship?

At the beginning of the Dragon House

Rhaenyra Targaryen



They were the best friends.However, their relationship deteriorated.When Rhaenyra was announced with a heir, and then Alikent married Viserys, everything changed.In fact, two friends

They moved out

.After several episodes, two young girls became women and mothers.And the actresses who play them are thinking about their relationship.Indeed, Emma d’Arcy (Rhaenyra) and Olivia Cooke (Alicent) spoke on behalf of

New York Times

.The first stated: ”

There is a kind of erotic energy that is very present in their relationship, at the beginning.

“.He continues: “I think Rhaenyra is primarily guided by the deep desire to be known and recognized.»

Translator of Princess Targaryen continues: “Pain and injury are so dominant that I do not know if there is room for conscious interaction with sexual desire at the moment.

But he really wants the old physical intimacy they divided.

What shares with her husband or children is different.This is a different form of contact.»

Olivia Cooke

Which Alikent Hightower plays at the Dragon House, here’s his thought.Claims: ”

I don’t know if Alicent remembers what it is like to feel these things now.

There are layers and layers of repression.Sexuality and desire are now probably a prehistoric sedimentary layer.From the point of view, Alice I don’t think she is aware of the sentimental level, which makes her closer to Rhaenyra.»

Everyone shares this opinion …

Two actresses who played young teens at the Dragon House seem to share this idea.

Milly Alcock

(Rhaenyra) i

Emily Carey

(Alicent) confided in


.The second said: “We more or less started the debate.We were in the rehearsal room, I think it was up to episode 4. It wasn’t really something we talked about before.We played the stage.Milly and I looked at each other and we thought ”

It seemed that we would kiss in a moment

?It was very strange!And that’s how we talked about it.»The young actress continues:” If you want to imagine that they are more than friends, go ahead.If not, don’t do it.They are 14 years old.They do not know the difference between platonic and romantic.»Perhaps their relationship will develop in the sequel.House of the Dragon … what do you think?