House of the Dragon co-showrunner Miguel Sapochnik has left the show

Although House of the Dragon HBO reportedly delivered its biggest premiere of all time and has already been renewed for a second season, with co-showrunner Miguel Sapochnik preparing to leave the series for his next big thing.

According to The Hollywood ReporterSapochnik is leaving House of the Dragon Just as he signed a new first-look development deal with HBO, the network will consider priority for projects he begins development on next. Sapochnik is attached House of the Dragon He will also serve as an executive producer and direct episodes of the series’ second season, alongside newcomer Alan Taylor. In a statement about his departure, Sapochnik called it an “honor and privilege” to work on the series and expressed confidence in Alan Taylor’s ability. House of the Dragon A stronger performance.

“I’m extremely proud of what we’ve accomplished with season one and thrilled with the enthusiastic response from our viewers,” said Sapochnik. “Deciding to move on was difficult, but I knew it was the right choice for me personally and professionally. As I did so, I took great comfort in knowing that Alan would be joining the series. He is someone I have known and respected for a long time, and I am confident that this valuable series will not be in safer hands. .

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