Regardless of his many atrocities, the wayward Targaryen brother has develop into one of many present’s most likable characters. So much is occurring in episode 5; Rhaenyra (Milly Alcock) and Ser Laenor (Theo Nate) kind an alliance for the sake of obligation and pleasure, Queen Alicent (Emily Carey) takes a stand, and Daemon — effectively, Daemon will get to be his typical busybody self. He returns to the Vale underneath the disguise of a Luke Skywalker-esque hood and verbally spars together with his spouse, Woman Rhea Royce (Rachel Redford), earlier than spooking her horse and murdering her.
With a newfound place for a hoop on his finger, Daemon decides to move again to King’s Touchdown, crash his niece’s pre-wedding feast, and does all however kiss her in entrance of his brother and his salad. He is probably the most attention-grabbing Targaryen for a purpose. He has acted on each single impulsive thought he has had, and it is labored to his benefit — he has gained a battle within the Stepstones, succeeded in seducing his niece, shaped an alliance (of types) with Home Velaryon, and inherited the fortress of Runestone after murdering his spouse. You possibly can’t assist however respect his ambition and the way he maneuvers via politics to meet his whims and fancies.
It would not even matter that he is been exiled from King’s Touchdown twice — Daemon returns a 3rd time and will get his seat on the dinner desk. You possibly can’t dwell with him, and you’ll’t dwell with out him, and it will be attention-grabbing to see how this dynamic evolves sooner or later.