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Things You Never Knew About The Cast Of ‘Game Of Thrones’

1. Bond, Tywin Bond

Charles Dance (Tywin Lannister) got his first movie credit in the 1981 James Bond film ‘For Your Eyes Only’. Yes, you guessed it he played a villain called Claus.

2. Cersei’s Skin Art

Did you know Lena Headey’s (Cersei Lannister) has her tattoos digitally removed for her scenes in Game of Thrones? She enjoys pain apparently, finding the tattoo process peaceful.

3. Talisa’s Infamous Family Tree

Cool Facts: Oona Chaplin (Talisa Maegyr) is the granddaughter of silent comedy star Charlie Chaplin. She is also the great-granddaughter of American playwright Eugene O’Neill.

4. Ygritte’s Throne

Rose Leslie (Ygritte) was born at Lickleyhead Castle in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. The castle has seven bedrooms, a great hall, a drawing room, and a wood-panelled dining room. Apparently it has been in her family since the 15th century.

5. Sansa Of Oz

Sophie Turner (Sansa Stark) had a childhood role as the scarecrow in the Wizard of Oz. She began acting at the age of 3.

6. Bronn The Pop Star

Jerome Flynn (Bronn) had a number of hits in the UK with a pop duo act. Their cover of “Unchained Melody” reached number one in 1995. His other half was fellow actor Robson Green and they both starred in the British series Soldier Soldier).

7. Viserys Legendary Relative

Cool Facts: Harry Lloyd (Viserys Targaryen) is related to the legendary author Charles Dickens. He is the great-great-grandson. Lloyd appeared in David Copperfield in 1999 and in one of Dickens’ most famous works Great Expectations.

8. Tyrion’s Diet

Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister) has been a vegetarian since the age of 16. Another cool fact, Dinklage also works with the Farm Sanctuary which is an animal protection organization in the USA.

9. Baby Face Jojen

Thomas Brodie-Sangster (Jojen Reed) does not look his age by any means. You would never guess, but Reed is actually 25 years old, born in May 1990. Previous roles include playing the young kid in ‘Love Actually’. He is also cousins to Hugh Grant.

10. Daenerys Locks


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