5 Epic Facts About Game of Thrones
By Mohammed Bibo
I haven't met someone till this moment that didn't like Game of Thrones. Whether we are talking about the dragons, the acting, the shooting, or the script writing, anyone that watched it knows the film-making value of Game of Thrones. Unfortunately we have to wait another year to continue with the next season so in the mean time, lay your eyes on these 5 epic facts about possibly the worlds be TV show.
-Dothraki is a real language
In 2014, Living Language released a conversational language course that will have you speaking like "Khal Drogo" in no time. The course was crafted by linguist David J. Peterson, who worked with HBO to create the Dothraki heard on the show.
-Real people are naming their kids after Game of Thrones Characters
In the year 2014, per the Social Security Administration, “Khaleesi” was the United States’s 755th most popular baby name for girls, up from 1021th place in 2013.
-On actor has already played four characters
British actor and stunt performer "Ian Whyte" has played a grand total of four roles on Game of Thrones. In seasons one and two he was a White Walker. Also in season two, he played "Gregor Clegane" (one of three actors to play the role). Season three saw him as an unnamed giant, and in season five he played the "wildling" giant; "Wun Wun".
-The actor who plays Bran's 13-year-old companion Jojen Reed is actually 23 in real life
He was also the voice of "Ferb" on the Disney Channel show "Phineas and Ferb" and he's the kid from "Love Actually".
-The actress who plays "Catelyn Stark", "Michelle Fairley", played "Mrs. Granger" in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
That's the beauty about Game of Thrones, every single actor was hand picked which is why we will not be surprised if we see more of these actors in the future event after the show is over.