GAME OF THRONES REAL FACTS – GOT Real Facts
CAUTION – The following post contains spoilers for Game of thrones , including all the aired episodes of season 7 so far , so please proceed at your own risk just like you would if you see one of dany’s dragons!
Game of Thrones Real Facts Only A Superfan Would Know
THE HORSE HEART DANY’S EATS IN FRONT OF HER KHAL IN SEASON ONE OF GAME OF THRONES WAS ACTUALLY MADE UP OF SOLIDIFIED JAM.
According to dany(Emilia Clarke) , the jam was so awful that she didn’t really have to act :D. She said that it tasted like bleach and raw pasta ,[she]ate 28 hearts throughout while they were filming the scene and they had to give Emilia a spit bucket because she was vomiting quite often . (who would’nt?
TYROIN LANNISTER HAS APPEARED IN MORE EPISODES OF GAME OF THRONES THAN ANY OTHER CHARACTER.
Till now (with season 7,episode 6, Beyond the wall) , 66 episodes have aired and Peter Dinklage’s Tyrion Lannister has appeared on 60 episodes , followed by cersei (57).
3. SOPHIE AND MAISIE WILLIAMS HAVE MATCHING TATTOOS THAT SAY “7.08.09”.
The stark girls of game of thrones have matching tattoos .The date refers to the day when they both found out that they have been cast as Arya stark and Sansa stark , in the Games of Thrones series. Both the girls got inked in September 2016 they both debuted their tattoo together during Emmys weekend. (Giving us major best friends goals ehh?)
4. UP TILL NOW 14 ACTORS FROM THE HARRY POTTER SERIES HAVE APPEARED ON GAME OF THRONES
The lucky ones include Jim Broadbent (professor slughorn/Archmaester Ebrose) ,Natalia Tena (Nymphadora Tonks /Osha) ,David Bradley (Argus Flncg/Walder Frey),Daniel Tuite ( a ministry wizard /Lothar Frey) , Michelle Fairley (Hermione’s mother/Catelyn Stark).
5. SOPHIE TURNER ( SANSA ) ADOPTED LADY THE DIREWOLF IRL
Lady didnt last long on the show (when Ned Stark was forced to kill the poor pup at cersei’s demand in season one ) , but she is very much still the part of games of thrones family. Sophie Turner once said that she adopted Zunni from the show. Sophie said “Growing up I always wanted a dog,but my parents never wanted a dog . We kind of fell in love withmy character’s direwolf ,lady ,on set. We knew that Lady died and they wanted to re-home her. My mom persuaded them to let us adopt her.
6. THE LOOK OF THE THREE DRAGONS ON THE SHOW WAS INSPIRED BY GEESE AND CAT BEHAVIOUR
In 2013 ,effects supervisor Sven Martin said the show turned to “big goose animals” and they studies how they (geese) moved their wings . They also looked at the moments of bats and instructed Emilia to stroke her dragon a little bit like a cat.
7. FAKE SCENES WERE FILMED TO TRICK THE PAPARAZZI BUT MOST IMPORTANTLY TO TRILL THE SUPER IMPATIENT FANS.
During the “is john snow dead or alive “phase the actor had to hide under an umbrella during productions. I think he needed more than the umbrella , he needed a tent !!
8. THE MOST VIEWED EPISODE OF GAME OF THRONES ( TILL DATE IS NOT OF SEASON 7 ) IS THE SEASON 6 FINALE , “The winds of the winter.”
There are around 9 million views on the episode where Arya slit Walder Frey’s throat like a butter in june of 2016. The second most viewed is “Mother’s Mercy,” season five finale, with 8.15 million views . (The longest episode till date is “beyond the wall “, episode 6 of season 7 with is exactly 70 mins).