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Nine noble families fight for control over the mythical lands of Westeros, while an ancient enemy returns after being dormant for thousands of years.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Peter Dinklage ...  Tyrion Lannister 67 episodes, 2011-2019
Lena Headey ...  Cersei Lannister 63 episodes, 2011-2019
Emilia Clarke ...  Daenerys Targaryen 62 episodes, 2011-2019
Kit Harington ...  Jon Snow 62 episodes, 2011-2019
Sophie Turner ...  Sansa Stark 60 episodes, 2011-2019
Maisie Williams ...  Arya Stark 59 episodes, 2011-2019
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ...  Jaime Lannister 55 episodes, 2011-2019
Iain Glen ...  Jorah Mormont 50 episodes, 2011-2019
Alfie Allen ...  Theon Greyjoy 45 episodes, 2011-2019
John Bradley ...  Samwell Tarly 45 episodes, 2011-2019
Conleth Hill ...  Lord Varys 43 episodes, 2011-2019
Aidan Gillen ...  Petyr 'Littlefinger' Baelish 41 episodes, 2011-2017
Isaac Hempstead Wright ...  Bran Stark 41 episodes, 2011-2019
Gwendoline Christie ...  Brienne of Tarth 39 episodes, 2012-2019
Liam Cunningham ...  Davos Seaworth 38 episodes, 2012-2019
Nathalie Emmanuel ...  Missandei 36 episodes, 2013-2019
Rory McCann ...  Sandor 'The Hound' Clegane 35 episodes, 2011-2019
Jerome Flynn ...  Bronn 35 episodes, 2011-2019
Ben Crompton ...  Eddison Tollett 32 episodes, 2012-2019
Daniel Portman ...  Podrick Payne 32 episodes, 2012-2019
Julian Glover ...  Grand Maester Pycelle 31 episodes, 2011-2016
Kristofer Hivju ...  Tormund Giantsbane 30 episodes, 2013-2019
Jacob Anderson ...  Grey Worm 30 episodes, 2013-2019
Carice van Houten ...  Melisandre 28 episodes, 2012-2017
Charles Dance ...  Tywin Lannister 27 episodes, 2011-2015
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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 Sam Gray

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English

Release Date:

17 April 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Song of Ice and Fire See more »

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Iceland See more »

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The upcoming movie King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017) features three Game of Thrones (2011) cast members. This includes Aidan Gillen (Littlefinger), Michael McElhatton (Roose Bolton) and Eline Powell (Bianca). See more »

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Sandor 'The Hound' Clegane: Any man dies with a clean sword, I'll rape his fucking corpse!
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The opening pictures on the revolving metal rings show part of the history of Westeros. It begins with the conquest of Westeros by Aegon the Conqueror of House Targaryen, followed by Robert's Rebellion (where the Targaryens are deposed), and ending with the crowning of Robert Baratheon as King of the Seven Kingdoms. See more »


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Fantasy has never seemed so real
22 July 2014 | by gogoschka-1See all my reviews

I don't believe there has ever been anything like 'Game of Thrones' on TV. The sheer amount of quality and talent in this series is staggering. The actors (and I mean really ALL the actors), the costumes, the visual effects, the make-up: everybody working on this show seems to have wanted to make Television-history. And the writing is just phenomenal.

'Game of Thrones' may belong to the 'Fantasy' genre, but the world of Westeros and its surrounding lands has been so amazingly well thought through and is inhabited by characters that are so well drawn and credible that everything you watch feels real. Every "country", every city, tribe or family has such a richly detailed history and even mythology that it just never feels like it was made up. Of course, that was all already there in the books – but translating that so perfectly to a TV-show and with such care as was done here really is a rare achievement.

Yet for all its grandeur, scale and breath-taking visuals, what really makes Martin's outstanding work come to life on the small screen is the fantastic ensemble of actors. At the core of this show (any show, really) are the characters. Tyrion, Cersei, Dany, Jamie and John (and all the – many – others) don't lose anything of their complexity; the amazing cast succeeds in showing all their respective characters' inner conflicts and often questionable motivations and virtually no one comes across as one-dimensional (except maybe for Joffrey).

There have been a couple of great TV-shows over the last years, but when it comes to scale AND quality, 'Game of Thrones' is – at the moment – in a league of its own. A joy to watch: breath-taking, epic – and highly addictive – Television. 10 stars out of 10.

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