The massively popular HBO series was often criticized for graphic, frequent sex scenes which included full frontal nudity, incest, and rape, to name a few. Though “House of the Dragon” takes cues from “Game of Thrones” when it comes to tone and storytelling, showrunner Miguel Sapochnik told The Hollywood Reporter that the series “pulls back” on the sex scenes.
Sapochnik told the publication that the new drama will have sexual assault scenes, however. He said their inclusion is dealt with “carefully, thoughtfully and [we] don’t shy away from it. If anything, we’re going to shine a light on that aspect. You can’t ignore the