*Warning: Major spoilers ahead*
The premiere episode of HBO’s House of the Dragon brought it all: gore, violence and more gore. While yes, it was quite entertaining to watch, one of the show’s stars—Paddy Considine— is opening up about a particular scene that was downright “brutal” to film.
During a roundtable discussion with Insider, the 48-year-old actor recalled filming the scene with Queen Aemma (Sian Brooke) undergoing an emergency C-section, which resulted in her death. “Those were hard days filming,” he said. “It was tough to shoot. It’s all make-believe, but it was tough.