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.
Did You Know?
Various "Game of Thrones" actors appeared in Tom Fontana
(2011) (partly filmed in Dubrovnik, Croatia, a frequent location for "Thrones"): John Bradley
("Samwell Tarly") portrayed Giovanni Di Medici during Season 1; Iain Glen
("Jorah Moremont") played Girolamo Savonarola during Season 2 (Savonarola was a religious fanatic who may have inspired the High Sparrow); Tom Wlaschiha
("Jaqen H'ghar") played Philip von Hapsburg during Season 3; James Faulkner
("Randyll Tarly") played Piero Soderini during Season 2 (in a bit of irony, Faulkner's character was an ally of John West's character, though they never appeared on screen together) See more
I heard it was best to keep your enemies close.
Whoever said that didn't have many enemies.
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
Written and Performed by Ramin Djawadi See more