In the mythical continent of Westeros, several powerful families fight for control of the Seven Kingdoms. As conflict erupts in the kingdoms of men, an ancient enemy rises once again to threaten them all. Meanwhile, the last heirs of a recently usurped dynasty plot to take back their homeland from across the Narrow Sea. Written by
Did You Know?
The 6 foot 3 inch Gwendoline Christie
(Brienne of Tarth) has stated that the most grueling scene she ever had to play in the series was in Game of Thrones: The Children
(2014) when she fought sword-to-sword with 6 foot 6 inch Rory McCann
('The Hound'). She spent 2 months training, 3-4 days a week with swordmaster C.C. Smiff
, just to build up the required stamina for her fight scene. See more
We've had vicious kings and we've had idiot kings, but I don't know if we've ever been cursed with a vicious idiot for a king!
The credits evolve throughout the series, with different cities being featured depending upon the center of action at that point in the series. See more
Referenced in QI: Knights and Knaves
Written and Performed by Ramin Djawadi See more