6 Game of Thrones Characters You Didn’t Know About

Currently the HBO series, Game of Thrones, has hit a new high. They are spending millions or creating a single episode and all the investment is paying off just fine. The book, written by George R. R. Martin, has received extreme popularity especially after the TV series. The first three seasons are already out and the last one received a lot of praise due to the Red Wedding event which took place in the second last episode.

However, there are still quite a lot of secrets hidden within the cast and crew which has been selected to play out the roles of all the people in the series. Here is a list of things which you definitely wouldn’t know about.


  • 1

    Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy)

    Theon Greyjoy, who was tortured throughout the third season, is actually the brother of Lily Allen, the famous singer. Moreover, in real life, he was married to the daughter of actor, Ray Winstone. They were engaged back in 2008 but broke up in 2010. Recent news claims that they are planning to marry each other now.

    Theon Greyjoy
  • 2

    Jason Momoa (Khal Drogo)

    Khal Drogo has been in a relationship with Lisa Bonet since 2005. The two even got married in 2007. While auditioning for his role, he performed a dance which was acted out by the Maori people in the New Zealand.

    Khal Drogo
  • 3

    Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister)

    Tyrion Laninster was actually a party of the hit comedy series, Seinfield. He is also a pro-vegetarian and is actually eating tofu during the scenes in which he is asked to eat meat.

    Tyrion Lannister
  • 4

    Jack Gleeson (Joffrey Baratheon)

    The gruesome villain throughout the first three seasons, Joffrey Baratheon, actually became famous through the movie Batman Begins. He starred as the boy from The Narrows. He recently also revealed that he is extremely afraid of heights and he found out about it while out on a trip with his family to Skellig Rock. Moreover, Jeoffrey also claims that he is taking inspiration of his role from the Joaquin Phoenix who starred in the movie, The Gladiator.

    Joffrey Baratheon
  • 5

    John Bradley (Samwell Taryl)

    Samwell Taryl once starred in the movie Merlin. He currently states that he has a soft spot for the actor, Richard Madden, who is starring as Robert Stark in the series.

    Samwell Tyrell
  • 6

    Kit Harington (Jon Snow)

    Jon Snow was actually dating his co-star Rose Leslie (Ygritte), who he was also dating in the series. However, it did not work out between the two of them and they have already broken up.

    Jon Snow

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