House Of The Dragon: 9 Things Fans Misunderstand About Alicent Hightower

Fans consider Alicent Hightower as a villain in the show as Rhaenyra is a typical hero.

House of the dragon creators will soon clear that Alicent is not the New Cersei who is self-serving and diabolical queen.

Alicent’s moves are calculated, precise, and aligned with Westerosi politics while fans things her actions come from jealousy.

Alicent is only protecting her children as they are threat to Rhaenyra.

Rhaenyra Targaryen is mercurial and bitter, believing herself superior to others. Alicent was right to mistrust Rhaenyra.

Alicent is painted as an evil queen in the show, but her actions make sense and easy to understand even when audience lack sympathy.

House of the Dragon explored the deterioration of Rhaenyra and Alicent’s relationship, they distrust each other.

The show implies Otto is mastermind of the conflict, but he didn’t manipulate Alicent to marry Viserys.