Facts About Game of Thrones You May Not Know…

thronesOne of the biggest shows of the moment is “Game of Thrones.” It seems like everyone is watching it. This week I’d like to share some “facts” about the show that you may not know… Some strange facts here. If you have any facts to share– feel free to post them in the comments section below!

Over 150 babies were named “Khaleesi” in 2012.

Since the success of the show “Arya” is the fastest-growing baby name in the United States.

Gwendoline Christie, the actress who plays the character Brienne, doesn’t know her birthday.

Emilia Clarke, who plays the captivating Daenerys on the show, does not actually dye her hair blonde. She chose to wear a wig instead.

Sophie Turner, who plays Sansa Stark, adopted the dog that played her dire wolf in the show. She named the dog Zunni.

Charlie Chaplin has a relative on the show: it’s Robb Stark’s late wife played by Oona Chaplin.

Charles Dickens also has a relative on the show. Daenery’s brother Viserys is the great-great grandson of Charles Dickens.

A large number of the actors on the show have not read the books, some fearing it will affect their acting if they know what happens to their character.

The actor who plays Theon, Alfie Allen, is the brother of Lily Allen.

The actor who plays Stannis Baratheon, Stephen Dillane, has a big connection to the Harry Potter word. Do you know it? His son is the actor who plays Tom Riddle.

So… what do you think? Don’t forget to share your facts below!