12 Amazing Things You Didn’t Know About Game Of Thrones

Game of Thrones Season 1 [HD]
Game of Thrones Season 1 [HD]

1. Peter Dinklage is such a strict vegetarian that, during scenes that require him to eat meat, he eats tofu instead.

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2. In order to make Dothraki as authentic as possible, a complete Dothraki dictionary was created containing over 3000 words.

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3. Remember when Khaleesi ate that horse heart in season one? It was actually seven pounds of a gummy-like substance made of jam, dried pasta, fake blood, and sugar.

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4. To make their reactions as genuine as possible, the majority of the cast have not read the Game of Thrones books.

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5. Game of Thrones was supposed to be a movie, but George R.R. Martin didn’t want his story to be cut down so drastically.

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6. Jason Momoa, who played Khal Drogo, is married to Lisa Bonet, who you may remember as Denise on The Cosby Show.

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7. Jack Gleeson, who you know as King Joffrey, got his first major role in Christopher Nolan’s Batman Begins.

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8. The first season premiered on Sean Bean’s birthday. Bean, of course, played Ned Stark.

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9. Alfie Allen, who plays Theon Greyjoy, is the brother to singer Lily Allen.

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10. The iron throne took two months for the prop department to construct and is made from wood and heated swords.

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11. You may recognize Walder Frey, played by David Bradley, from the role of Argus Filch in the Harry Potter series.

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12. After the direwolf named Lady had completed her work, she was actually adopted by Sophie Turner, who plays Sansa. TC Mark

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